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Hotel Devon

51, Ampitiya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #115 of 193 Kandy B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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63 reviews 63 reviews
23 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having read some of the previous reviews, I can only assume that the hotel has recently been renovated. We stayed here as part of a package tour and it was incredibly clean and our room was beautiful. There were two weddings during our stay but we were not disturbed in the slightest. The pool area was lovely and must be... More

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Chennai (Madras), India
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here as a family of 5 (3 children) for a night, booked as part of our package tour. We were concerned about the poor reviews, but were in for a surprise. I think they must have renovated the place, because the room was spotless, the beds were brand new, the bathroom was clean and everything worked. We had... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Very have been happy with this hotel this was our 3rd stay and we got a great welcome, never had a problem with the hotel. It's a little dated maybe 60-70's but has everything you could need except a kettle! Rooms on the back have more of a view but all are big and spacious, we have a big case... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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115 reviews 115 reviews
102 hotel reviews
147 helpful votes 147 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014 via mobile

The hotel was booked by a local tour operator as part of a 3 day tour. All the poor reviews posted are unfortunately true. The hotel decor dates back to the 70's, furniture is used, carpet in the rooms smelly and worn out. Staff are rude - one of the employees jumped into the lift as we were about to... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Food ok otherwise not worth considering. Stopped overnight as part of a tour organised by guide but would not have chosen to stay. Hotel forecourt more like building site and the place is dated and grubby. Not slept at all as rooms border a very busy road and noise constant. Had to clean shower before use and shower curtain needed... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

it was our annual family outing n selected hotel Devon , Ampitiya for our first day destination , we booked 5 rooms mixed up with doubles & triples. We checked in to the hotel around 4.30 pm , no one to welcome us , we have to take our luggage to the reception , NO WELCOME DRINKS, even they don't... More

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171 reviews 171 reviews
143 hotel reviews
285 helpful votes 285 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2013

We were booked in here by tour guide cum driver who was showing some sights. It is a basic 3 star with reasonable rooms, but why are the floors carpeted, as they also are in the restaurant? Bar service not good, food is good, and that's about all one needs to say, it is OK for a night but one... More

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Pune, India
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

We recently stayed at the Devon Hotel in Kandy. It was booked through our travel agent.. Its furnishing although looks recent and fairly new, its in a sloppy shape. There is pungent smell from the kitchens as well as the unwelcome smell of heavy alcohol as you enter the hotel as the bar is right at its entrance. We were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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76 reviews 76 reviews
64 hotel reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2013

We recently stayed 2 nights at Hotel Devon. The hotel was chosen by our travel agent and it was just unpleasant. The first room we were given was spacious but filthy. There were black molds everywhere. The blankets were very smelly. The room was furnished from 1970s and I don't think they were cleaned since then. The room was extremely... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

I have been many times this hotel with my customers most of guest had good time. nice rooms with comfortable bed and foods was good. free wi-fi is also available in lobby area. But I think need the refurbishment in bath rooms. some very good staff but should be good management but it is value for money.

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Address: 51, Ampitiya Road, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
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