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Kandy Guest House

9/D/13 Nelligasgodawatta | Kiribathkumbura, Kandy 10300, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #9 of 177 Kandy B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Starting with the bad, the guest house is not in Kandy. Its about 20 minutes outside the city of Kandy. Also to get to is very difficult and our driver who did not know the area could not find it. The owner came down to meet us. At the end of a long day it was extremely tiring. The bathrooms... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We took a taxi straight from Colombo airport to George's place after arriving very early in the morning. To be fair to the taxi driver it was a bit tricky to find but we got there eventually. It was lovely to stay with a genuine family who cares about the people who are coming to stay in their home. They... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived late and tired from a busy day visiting Sri Lanka and were warmly welcomed by George and his family.The chicken curry was absolutely fantastic and the bedroom was very clean, and confortable alongside with the mattress. I would recommend this guesthouse to anyone looking for a affordable, and peaceful place to stay. The following day we were driven... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Kandy Guest House after along night at the Speed Kandy Night racing event. Along with 6 other friends, we choose to spend the sleep over here due to the recommendation of the hospitality. I think, I'm loving this place because of the relaxin sound of river with a cold breeze and great food,comfy beds, awesome river, away from... More

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Staying in George's house was an absolute delight!! My boyfriend and I were extremely well looked after and we could not have felt more comfortable. It was fantastic to see our friendly guide /driver, Nixon, pick us up...he instantly put us at ease in this exciting but hectic city. Anything that we needed George and Nixon would attend to us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

We spent 4 nights at georges beautiful place. We enjoyed the great view and had the best food of our sri lanka trip. The family is very kind and helpful.The room was very nice and clean.George was driving us around and showed us amazing places.

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Bondi, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014 via mobile

We spent two nights at Kandy Guest house at the start of our 10 day trip to Sri Lanka and what a great start to our holiday! Lovely location, as others have said it is outside of Kandy but George, the guest house owner, can organise transport into Kandy for you and it's an interesting short journey into Kandy. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

We had the privledge of staying at George and a Anne's guesthouse for 4 nights andd very much enjoyed it. It was a great relaxing place for us to ease into the pace of Sri Lankan life and eat some fabulous food- so so tasty! While its tucked away from kandy town, it's easily accessible by train and tuk tuk... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

The guesthouse is situated away from the busy town. George, the accommodating proprietor picked us up from the nearest train station and drove us around in the evening for no extra charge. He is in the process of changing the guesthouse's layout; a development that will increase privacy for the guests without detracting from the family run feel that makes... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

We spent two nights at the Kandy Guesthouse in January and would have loved to have stayed longer. Our room was spotless, comfortable and had a lovely balcony overlooking the river. We were served tea on the balcony by George's wife and daughter when we arrived .George and his family could not have been more friendly and welcoming. Unfortunately I... More

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Address: 9/D/13 Nelligasgodawatta | Kiribathkumbura, Kandy 10300, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Kandy Guesthouse is a place of comfort, happiness and relaxation. It is situated beside a beautiful river and away from the crowded and traffic bound city. The location of the guest house is also rich with birdlife,wildlife and surrounding nature which creates a very calm and peaceful environment to stay in. It is just 7 Km away from the Kandy city and 2.5 Km away from the Peradeniya railway station. The place is run by a family and is filled with warmth and safety and will be sure to make you feel at home. The Kandy Guesthouse is a perfect place to stay in and explore the beautiful region of Kandy. ... more   less 
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