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No 125, Sri Sumangala Mawatha, | Asgiriya, Kandy, Sri Lanka
St Bridget's Guest House
Ranked #22 of 196 Kandy B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely place to stay with relaxing garden and good Sri Lankan food but a bit far away from the central city for me - it's a 10 minute tuk tuk ride or a good half hour walk, which does put you off short interludes of shopping, city sight seeing and trying a range of eating places. Personal view. Only Wi-Fi... More

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at St Bridgets for two nights during the early part of our Sri Lankan trip. We were immediately struck by how welcoming and friendly Pipi, Tusara and the rest of the staff were. Dinner on the first night was fantastic, especially as it was our first experience of authentic Sri Lankan cuisine. The second nights food wasn't quite... More

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Montreal, Canada
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10 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Confortable. Cute. Cosy. Green and calm setting in the forest with monkeys and funky birds. Unlike in other reviews where we read the food was outstanding, we found it average. Usual rice and curry like everywhere else. It’s a 20-30 min walk to downtown, but tuktuk drivers know the place. Pipi is a host that wants to talk with her... More

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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Such a wonderful guest house in the middle of the forest! Quiet and peaceful. Wonderful service and food! Must try their dinner!! The rooms are really nice and the beds are comfortable. We had a really great time here, and it is just a tuktuk ride away from the center.

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Verviers, Belgium
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

I spent my first 2 nights in Sri Lanka at St Bridget's GH and one night on my way from the highlands to the north. The house is beautiful. On the hills of Kandy, peaceful and quiet place located 15 min walking distance from the city of Kandy. The room is nice and clean and the garden is very beautiful.... More

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Seefeld in Tirol, Austria
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

We spent 2 nights in the beautiful guesthouse situated in the jungle around the center.The house is very beautiful and very clean, the bed comfortable. Pipi, the owner made us one of the best curry we had in Sri Lanka and she is very very helpful, friendly and give lots of information and advice. We highly recommend this place for... More

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Brisbane
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Yes, it's worth being a little out of town. This place is delightful. After a gruelling journey, we were treated to a restorative cup of tea and ginger biscuits - thank you, Pipi! Lovely food, very nice rooms, good advice. Cool trees surrounding the guest house, filled with birds, and fire flies at night. So pleased that we stayed for... More

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Czeladz, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We stopped at St Bridge's Guest House for the night during our two-day trip along the route Unawatuna - Nuwara Eliya - Kandy - Sigiriya. This wonderful guesthouse was advised to us by our one of friend . She assured us that we would love this Guesthouse,. The road was very long and tiring,. The employees of the Guesthouse, welcomed... More

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Vienna
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29 reviews 29 reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

we stayed twice in this hotel for one night each time; Rooms are small, with comfortable bed and without AirCon but moskito nets are provided. Room and Bathroom provide everything needed, are very tidy and clean! both times we also had dinner and breakfast, which is cooked by the wife of the hotel owner and it was very delicious both... More

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UK - Derbyshire
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36 reviews 36 reviews
13 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Situated a 20 minute walk from Kandy centre this guest house comes highly recommended. My single room was small and I never managed to get any hot water from the shower. However as it was very hot at the time of my stay the cool showers were no great inconvenience. Also, to be fair I never mentioned it to the... More

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Address: No 125, Sri Sumangala Mawatha, | Asgiriya, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 9

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