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French Garden Tourist Rest

488/4, Maithreepala Senanayake Mawatha | near Town hall, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #12 of 64 Anuradhapura B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014
Omar L The Hague, The Netherlands
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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The Hague, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I do highly recommend this place. The rooms are very clean and great quality, as are the bathrooms, also very clean and with all expected facilities one would hope to find. I stayed two nights and it is by far the best place that I have stayed at. And to top it off, the service-oriented staff made every effort to... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

For a first night in Sri Lanka the French Garden is absolutely fine. It wasn't the best place we stayed on our trip, but it was also far from the worst. After booking in advance we were emailed offering an airport transfer for $77/10,000LKR. The airport's official rate for an a/c taxi is over 13,000LKR so this isn't a bad... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Nice old style villa guesthouse. Good breakfast and dinner, and moderately priced cold beer. The garden is pretty small, but the staff are very friendly. Anuradhupra is not a fun place to be or walk around so a nice hotel is a must. Would stay here again.

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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

The French Tourist Hotel is the perfect place to stay if you want to visit Anuradhapura: - Near bus station (by tuk tuk or walking) - Clean and nice. - Food is very good - Staff is helpful and very nice. Rajidht helped us all the time arranging transportation, bike hiring at a good price and always with a smile.

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Seville, Spain
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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Great staff, ac working very good, mosquito net, air fan, confortable beds, big room, the room was really clean. They prepared the breakfast specially for us very early and pick up us from airport. Excellent for the price.

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Sydney
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

French Garden was super clean and very comfortable. The room was spacious and had a lot of amenities. Great air con, bedside lights, adapters for overseas plugs and was cleaned daily with fresh linen and towels. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful and the breakfast was great. Had the feel of being in a more expensive hotel. Best place... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Stayed 4 nights at this hotel while on a promotional program in Anuradhapura. Around 10 of us stayed in 5 different rooms for 4 nights. Rooms were clean n tidy. So were the bathrooms, with hot water. Me n a colleague stayed in room no 302 which was a bit small room which had a double bed. There is not... More 

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London, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

My wife and I were happy to have selected this place for our 2-night stay in Anuradhapura (I still cannot pronounce that). The manager is incredibly friendly and helpful, but also respects your privacy. He taught us several phrases in the local dialect while serving us meals. His English is very good, too. The food was always good. Laundry is... More 

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Mazar-e Sharif
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

I've stayed only one night. The service was friendly, room clean, AC working. Only downside, it is not in the correct spot i google maps. It is further down the road near the police station and library.

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Warsaw, Poland
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13 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Perfectly okay for a night or two. The AC worked well, but we didn't need it. The bed was comfortable. There was not much noise although the hotel is very close to the main road. The shower was perfect: hot water and good pressure. Finally a nice shower in Sri Lanka ;) The location is okay, but you have to... More 

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Address: 488/4, Maithreepala Senanayake Mawatha | near Town hall, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
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Number of rooms: 8
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