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Jaffna, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Jaffna
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent three nights at Morgan's Residence and absolutely loved it. Our room was very pretty, convenient and clean. The location is superb: in a quiet and nice area of Jaffna and only 2 minutes walking away from 'the Nallur Kandaswamy Kovil Hundy temple. The food that Maria and Lawrence cooked was lovely, but above all: the way they take... More

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Nelson, New Zealand
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have backpacked around Sri Lanka for 6 weeks with our young daughter.Morgan's Residence and the local management team; Maria and Laurence, were a highlight we encountered and made our time in Jaffna special. We stayed first at Teresa's Inn; it was clean but not exactly homely. We called into Morgan's and were lucky enough to be able to reserve... More

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The owners kindly greeted us when we arrived late at night. The actually room would be fine if it was clean but unfortunately we had an any infestation all over the bathroom sink. The owner came in to spray them when we asked for it to be cleaned but left a pile of dead ants on the floor after. In... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

We stayed in Morgan's Guest House for one night in our visit to Jaffna. It consists of the basic things which need to have a comfortable stay. If you are not willing to pay high for a room with decent facilities , I recommended this place. The take carers (Maria and Lawrence) are friendly and helpful. There is very limited... More

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Hangzhou, China
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

The location is not really good, but the room is clear and tidy. I arrived in Jaffna about 7:30pm, I walked in Morgan's and luckily they had room available. The room is tidy and clear. The manager's English is good and arranged a tuktuk for me going into the town to buy dinner, help me booked a van to go... More

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Portland, Oregon
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Morgan's Place is a bright, clean guesthouse in a good location and a good value with a mercurial hostess. It's a good location, around the corner from the large temple, several ice-cream shops and Mango's restaurant. We rented the pair of bikes they have to ride into and around town. We fortunately fell into favor with the hostess, Maria, who... More

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Melbourne, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

We stayed at Morgen's for two nights in March 2014 during our trip around Sri Lanka. We took an overnight bus to Jaffna which took ten hours and was at times harrowing, so it was amazing to arrive at 7 in the morning and actually find a room here. We'd read it was very popular with NGO's during the war... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

This accomodation is better know in Jaffna as Maria House, the 4 rooms are always booked from the local ONG workers so will not easy find something available. The Hotel is a local house well managed from Maria, clean and in order, I should say almost perfect. Infact the only problem was our room face the street. Forget a deep... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

Its a beautiful property, located a little off town- like other people in the forum, we had issues with the host- it felt like she constantly tried to make a quick buck, and in the end, when we were leaving, she arbitrarily demanded for an extra 500 for her "services," even though we'd been there just one night and had... More

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New Zealand
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24 reviews 24 reviews
19 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

Gorgeous little guest house. We came here for a drink one night by chance and saw the rooms so decided to check in the next night. Maria was funny lady and quite a character! She made us Jaffna crab curry for dinner and it was absolutely delicious. We thought the internet was included in the price but found out when... More

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Address: Jaffna, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Northern Province > Jaffna
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