Pakistan offers a wide range of accommodation. Modern well-equipped
hotels are to be found in most major towns and offer excellent
facilities such as swimming pools and sports facilities. There are
also cottages, Dak bungalows and rest houses in all principal hill
stations and health resorts. A government room tax of up to 17.5 per
cent is added to the cost of accommodation. In all cases it is
advisable to book well in advance and check reservations.
PTDC HOTELS & MOTELS :
The Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC)
operates two hotels, Faletti’s at Lahore and Flashman’s at Rawalpindi.
PTDC also runs well-furnished and moderately priced motels at Ayubia,
Balakot, Bahawalpur, Bamburet, Barseen (Karakoram Highway), Besham,
Chitral, Gilgit, Gupis, Hunza, Kalam, Khaplu, Malam Jabba Ski & Summer
Resort,Miandam, Moenjodaro, Naran, Panah Kot (Dir), Saidu Sharif,
Satpara, Sost (Pakistan-China border), Skardu, Taftan (Pakistan-Iran
border), Taxila, Wagha (Pakistan-India border) and Ziarat.
YOUTH HOSTELS :
The Pakistan Youth Hostel
Association has 14 hostels throughout the country, available to
members of the affiliated International Youth Hostel Federation and
young people. Details can be obtained from the Pakistan Youth Hostel
Association, Shaheed-e Millat Road, Aabpara, Sector G-6/4, Islamabad.