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Cottage Tourist Rest

2.0 of 5 Small Hotel   |   38 / 388 Harischandra Mawatha, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #36 of 62 Anuradhapura B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We went there and place was not nice. not worth for the price. Food was really bad. so much of oil and salt in food. too noisy at night. They said they have cable TV, but we did not get that facility. No Wi-Fi at all. Really inconvenient place for travelers. So disappointed.

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

The hotel is amazing,Clean and good atmosphere .Staff was polite,helpful and service minded.Nice garden where you can have chilled beer in the evening time.Very near to sacred places and they will arrange bicycle or a vehicle on your request for a reasonable price.Good value for money.

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We spent wonderful time for four days,Clean rooms,good bathrooms.The best thing was the staff.they are very helpful.We enjoyed both Chinese and srilankan traditional food.Meals are vert tasty,They served huge breakfast.Love it.Owner simpson will gladly help you if you need any advice.He is a good owner.He arranged a tour to willpattu national park for a worth price.I recommend this hotel...

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Canada de Calatrava, Spain
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

We stayed here for 02 nights & wished we had booked more longer,it is 05 minits drive from the railway station.Friendly staff and excellent foods.Surely visit again.Worth for money we spent.Surely visit again

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Melbourne
1 review
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014 via mobile

Best hotel I have stayed in Anuradhapura, I would definitely return. Great customer service from all staff & good food choices. House keeping was very will to take photos,late check out no issues at all.Keep up the great service

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Derbyshire
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Very friendly owner and a nice clean guest house that was good value. The whole area is sadly a bit soulless with it being an area of hotels and guest houses but it's not very interesting to walk around. The hotel next door will hire bikes for 300 rupees (£1.50) which is worth it for seeing the ancient city. It's... More

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墨田区, 東京都
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014 via mobile

I had visited a few other places before I found this place and stayed for 3 nights. While other places seemed bit overpriced, this place offered pretty fair price with good enough facility. My room was on the ground floor, spacious, fairly clean, had clothes hangers and a bit small mosquito net for the double bed. There was no bathroom... More

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90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Our room was grim and dark , walls not painted. We moved after 2 nights and hassle , the second one was ok. As other reviews suggest owner doesnt pay electric or water so both these went off for a long time, not pleasant. We got locked out. Wasnt told that gates were locked. Staff seemed to think this was... More

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This customer is very troublesome and always drunk. his review is damaging our hotel's image. Thank you More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

The manager seemed nice but he was not the kind of guesthouse manager who would provide you some tourist information. I managed to get a room with window but shared bathroom (cold shower) at a cheaper price. Good thing about this guesthouse - there was a big front yard with some tables that you can just sit there and enjoy... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013 via mobile

A gentle owner, some friendly, some very unpolite personell. A training in service oriented behaviour would be good. Rooms with AC but no window, limited cleanliness and food provision for large amount of guests twice insufficient. Towels not available in the rooms. Much better options available in town for catering groups. Food variety is good, tasty and reasonably priced.

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Address: 38 / 388 Harischandra Mawatha, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Cottage Tourist Rest 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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