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34/A Sangamitta Mawatha, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Green Woods Guest House
Ranked #66 of 192 Kandy B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Delft, The Netherlands
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We stayed at Green Woods Guest House for three nights. Although the bathroom could use an update the (hot) shower itself was alright. We enjoyed a couple of great rice & curries at this guest house. At the start of each day the monkeys on the balcony kept us company during our breakfasts at Green Wood, a truly unique experience.... More

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

Agreed to a price then they tried to charge us double. They lied and caused problems. They came into are rooms a lot and lights were turned on in are rooms when we were out which was an invasion of privacy and felt my stuff was unsafe. Nice hotel but not worth hassel.

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Prague, Czech Republic
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

I'm not really sure what to say about this place. Quite honestly, I wanted to leave immediately after seeing the room. However, the place grew on me (or I just adapted quickly because we didn't have another option). Room: Our room was off of the dining area, no natural window, dank bathroom with ants. It was clean enough (with hot... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

A quiet retreat from busy Kandy. Showers are basic with little or no hot water. But food and service is EPIC. Beds are good. Monkey's are worth it! Eating breakfast with them every morning. 10 minute walking distance from temples.

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world nomad
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2013

The view from the place is overrated since there is ugly building between the guest house and the forest. breakfast was great and the service friendly. the rooms could use some paint. the family room we stayed in was nice as it was down away from the dining hall. for us rooms in facing the dining hall would be horrible... More

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London, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2013

We stayed here for 2 nights. The places seems to a long way out of town by tuk tuk but that's just because of the one way road system. It's actually only a pleasant 10 min stroll down to the temple of the tooth relic by the lake. The room was basic but fine. There are family of monkeys hanging... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2013

We stayed there for 3 nights. We had been travelling around Sri Lanka for a while and were pleased to find rooms with a good en-suite that had great amenities. We also learnt to cook 5 beautiful curries (the mighty dhal included) and received an amazing welcome. We hope we can return to Sri Lanka soon and if we do,... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

only 10 minutes by tuk tuk from kandy city center .we are enjoyed our life with friendly staff in kandy . actually 2 days . very beautiful location with woods . some time we can see monkeys and birds . how there enjoy there's life .. very simple room with small bathroom. if u going to kandy dont miss this... More

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Berlin, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2013

We really enjoyed our stay in this friendly guesthouse with beautiful view to the woods and monkeys at the balcony. The owners and the manager were very helpful and made us feel welcome during our short stay. They also organise daytrips for fair prices, and you can get tickets to the famous kandy dance performance, which is definetly worth to... More

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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

Our room was cozy with a small bathroom attached and everything was clean. The guest house has a beautiful view and there are many balconies where you can sit, relax and watch the birds and monkeys. It's about 20 min walking from the entrance of the temple of the tooth. Breakfast was delicious and you can always ask Cusum to... More

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Address: 34/A Sangamitta Mawatha, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Also Known As:
Green Woods Guest House Hotel Kandy

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