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Majestic Tourist Hotel

83 / 40 Ampitiya Rd | At the End of Kandy Lake in the Beginning of Ampitiya Road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #20 of 52 Hotels in Kandy
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were excellent, extremely friendly people. The cooking was incredible from both the father and the son. If you stay you have to try the curry, it was incredible. We did the day tour with the Owner who was really friendly and always gave us the truth about prices. (If you do do the tour make sure you go... More 

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Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It is really good hotel, the prices are low, the owners are very nice a advice you with everything, they recommend you and arrange great trips, and the owner is cooking very well.. There is peace to sleeping and it is the good place, from where you can do many trips to centre of Kandy and the other places.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a very nice hotel owned by an Indian Kerala man married to a Lankan lady. It's on top of a hill. The rooms are nice with a beautiful view. There is also a restaurant on the terrace where good food is available. Pick and drop is also available in his awesome red volkswagon beatle! For more on Sri... More 

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New Germany, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I enjoyed my 2 nights in kandy at this hotel.The room was big and comfortable.The room has 24 hours hot water and free wifi.Breakfast is free but it's good for me.Good staff and very helpful.10 mins walk to the city from the hotel.I would stay here again.Thanks!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Very nice rooms (except for cold showers), helpful staff & brilliant view from the roof. Free brekkie was good. Wifi was pretty patchy. Location was slightly far out from town centre but either get a bus from end of road (10 rupees) or a tuk tuk (more like 200). Would stay here again as is pretty good value.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

lovely hotel, hospitable hostess speaks perfect English. great view from the rooms, we were only on the second floor but gasped when they came out on the balcony. delicious tea, try it you will not regret. Price of tuk-tuk 100 rupees to the centre lake

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15 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our 4 night stay at the majestic tourist hotel and the owners were very helpful and accommodating- lovely people. We arrived with just two nights stay booked but at very short notice the owners kindly let us stay 4 nights! Our room was just what we needed, clean and spacious and a great view from our balcony -... More 

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Prudhoe
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The best thing about his hotel is the view from the rooftop restaurant with views over Kandy. The location is pretty good, just a short tuktuk ride from the town centre but away from the busy roads. Our room was somewhat grim with old furniture, towels that should have been retired years ago and the noisiest plumbing ever. In the... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

Me and my 3 friends really enjoyed our stay at Majestic - which is owned b the sweetest couple, Joseph and Kumari. They were so helpful at arranging tours for us around Kandy in different cities. They have the best drivers and we really felt we were taken good care of. Their hotel is located on a hill only 5... More 

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Salt Spring Island, Canada
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90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

I wish there was a 'good' rating because it was better than average, and not enough to classify as very good. My room was big and bright ... although I don't know where any of the 'photo's' came from ... certainly wasn't my room. I was on the 2nd floor and managed to score a 'balcony room'. Worth it, as... More 

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