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St Bridget's Guest House

No 125, Sri Sumangala Mawatha, | Asgiriya, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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St Bridget's Guest House
Ranked #25 of 178 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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Verviers, Belgium
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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14 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 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
1 review
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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29 reviews 29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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
22 helpful votes 22 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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Bromley, United Kingdom
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60 reviews 60 reviews
19 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Stayed 3 nights whilst touring around with driver. Hosts friendlly and attentive at all times making sure you we well looked after. Also our driver had good accomodation and he commented on excellent breakfasts he was given. Our food was home cooking and plentiful, the evening meal being cooked just to our western taste. The bedroom on upper floor, clean,... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We stayed there only for one night but this is definitely a place worth visiting. High level of hospitality, very useful advices, the most delicious food (with explanations and show of unknown vegetables) we have tried on the whole island - own brewed coffee, fresh fruits, yummy rotti and pineapple jam - we wish to stay there for longer. Very... More

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Osaka, Japan
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69 reviews 69 reviews
22 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014

Believe the hype guys, the food offered here is simply amazing, especially the wonderful dinner. The rooms are clean, spacious and the beds are comfortable. Pipi is a very friendly landlady, and she keeps a very very beautiful garden. The open roof terrace is very nice too. It's about 15mins walk into town, but it's a lovely walk. Stay here.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We had a great feeling about this family run guest the minute we arrived it's a beautiful building and the garden is lovingly maintained. Pipi the owner and her husband gave us an extremely warm welcome. Pipi is full of knowledge and always willing to give advice, not to mention she is an amazing cook her home cooked food is... 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): $

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