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Morgan's

Jaffna, Sri Lanka
Morgan's
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights last week and really enjoyed our stay. The managers were professional, friendly, helpful and just lovely. The location is ideal, 50 metres from temple, a couple of restaurants for great idly for breakfast and crazily, loads of ice cream restaurants which are the place to be at night, namely Rio's. Also, if you fancy a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

I actually have a conflict of interest here. I wish to recommend this place, but then again - it is a small place and if lots of people would know about it I might not get my room there next time I go to Jaffna. The place is run by a couple - Maria and Lawrence, and they are just... More 

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utrecht
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

We wanted to stay here, but were overbooked because they allowed another guest to stay an extra night in OUR room. They arranged another room, in a very different area, far away from the town. They were not willing to look for other options. So we had to use an afternoon to find an alternatieve, which is not easy because... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

This place is kind of a mixed bag. The house is very nice, and so is the garden. Rooms are simple-stylish, but face some drawbacks. Ours was located close to the street, and unlike stated by the owners during check-in, the street keeps on being busy throughout the night. Using earplugs helped, but be aware that it can be really... More 

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Cairns, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015 via mobile

We moved there after 2 horror nights at Sarras guesthouse.The room was clean and spacious with a cute alcove.We paid 4000 a night which included ac which we did not want or need, and didn't use but had to take it if we wanted the room.But it was towards the end of our trip, and we were starting to splurge... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We had booked with Morgan's and reconfirmed our reservation before arriving. When we got there we were told there were no rooms for us. Instead we were offered rooms 'nearby' (a taxi ride at our expense) for one night before transferring back to Morgan's for a night. No apology. We said no thanks and left. We won't be going back... More 

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

I recently spent 2 nights in here in January - and quite enjoyed it. It's a house converted into a guest house - and as others have mentioned, has a nice garden, and covered area to chill out and socialize. The room was big and airy, with a large attached bath (cold water shower). I also had french doors off... More 

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Layer de la Haye, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

We stayed for two nights in early December 2014. Took a fan cooled room for 2500 LKR and also paid 400 LKR each for breakfast. Maria, the housekeeper is very friendly and able to arrange a driver (she quoted 6500 a day), but we simply walked to the sights we wanted to see. Well located if you plan to visit... More 

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Bandarawela, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We spent three nights at Morgan's. Maria could not have been more welcoming and friendly. Lawrence organised several trips for us which meant it was very convenient and easy for us to get around and visit different places.The rooms were comfortable and clean and airy. The house is charming. The reason I am giving Morgan's a five star review is... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

The room was nice, comfortable and clean. It was on the side of the road and indeed you only needed a speedy bike, a loud truck or a barking dog to wake you up. Upon reading other reviews I apprehended Maria a bit. Indeed, you do feel you need to adapt to her and not to say or do something... More 

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