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Serene Garden Hotel

189 Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #35 of 51 Hotels in Kandy
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
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43 reviews 43 reviews
7 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

me and my family stayed two nights in a triple room, the room size was just ok, clean room and toilets, to get to the rooms you have to go through too many stairs and corridors like a maze. but the room balcony had a breath taking view of the green hills and the valley, no wifi in the room... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 nights here. The family room was enormous, but tiny bathroom and basic, for example, no functioning plug or hooks on the backs of doors. No satellite TV (and none of the family rooms appear to be connected to the satellite so this appeared not to be possible). No wifi in rooms and we were promised a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We got a room 701, it has an amazing view, room is big and clean. My young son was looking forward for seeing the monkeys there but we weren't so lucky. The pool wasnt much clean, although they clean it more than once a day, it gets attacked by insects and falling leaves right after they finish cleaning it. Its... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

We stayed here for one night, and paid the RAK rate because we were running out of options. For what you pay the experience doesn't equal. The rooms are average standard, bathrooms are clean. They don't put hand towels in the bathrooms which is strange. The breakfast was average. Nice views. Friendly staff. We did however have a lot of... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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49 reviews 49 reviews
19 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Hotel is located on top of the hill overlooking the valley. As we had our driver with us throughout our stay, location was No problems. Otherwise, there is a long walk downhill to get to the lake & Temple of the Tooth Relic.There are lifts to get to the rooms. Well maintained rooms and all with balcony. Balcony my face... More 

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Goa, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Serene Garden is just what the name suggests....Serene! Perched on a hillside with a view of the valley below, it is unbelievably quiet and peaceful. Breakfast is very good with a choice of continental as well as local breakfast including rice and spicy chicken curry which would please expat as well as local palates. However, Beware of the little monkeys... More 

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Bangalore
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21 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

This hotel is on a hill overlooking the lake although our room did not have a view. The hotel was however clean with a beautiful hanging garden. The food was expensive like any other places in Sri Lanka. For a non vegetarian meal it costs around 1000 INR. The breakfast spread was really nice. The swimming pool was OK but... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Very welcoming and friendly hotel. Positioned on a hill, with a restricted view of the lake. Rooms fairly basic, but clean. Only complaint would be some old stains on the bed sheets. Very good Sri Lankan breakfast.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Hotel is refreshing, clean, calm and serene :) Food was good, rooms very comfortable. Quite homely I would say. UNTIL The Monkeys Come!! Remember to lock doors and windows if not the monkey will definitely pay you a visit and ransack the rooms. They went through our bags and ate up all the food we had as well. I am... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We only stayed one night but that was one night too many! On the positive side, the staff were generally friendly and went prompted they did there best to make up for the shocking state of the hotel. As for the negatives:- Small pool too cold to swim in even on a hot day. Hotchpotch of rooms on different levels.... More 

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Address: 189 Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
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Number of rooms: 12
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