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Kandy Holiday Home

Anagarika Dharmapala Mawatha | Bangawatta Road, Lewella, Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Kandy Holiday Home
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Ranked #33 of 52 Hotels in Kandy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Guangzhou, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We choosed it from Agoda. Sine we just stayed one night we just chosed one hotel not expensiive. It is not easy to find this guest hotel but it is amazing, really out of our expectation .Like a home, host must spend a lot of time and heart to design for every set up.The host and the maid teach us... More 

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Warszawa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

The rooms are simple but enough if you stay for 1-2 nights. And with a nice view. Unfortunately its 2km or more of walking uphill to the city centre on a roads withought a sidewalk so can be tyring. And there is nothing around so you really have to go to the city :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Small hotel, in a quiet area of Kandy, offering nice (budget) rooms, clean sheets and towels, hot water. Every room has a big and cosy balcony with large view around. The staff was friendly and helpful - all our requests (and we had many :D) was professionally solved. The hotel offer good wi-fi, laundry services and the best food in... More 

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Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We have recently returned from our twelfth visit to Sri Lanka, and each time we pass through Kandy we always stay at the Kandy Holiday Home. The guest house provides an excellent introduction to Sri Lankan accommodation away from the uniform and often characterless western style hotels. It provides basic, clean, and friendly accommodation. The manager, Roshan, speaks very good... More 

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Chennai (Madras), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Very good layout and I was pleased with the service. I would love to visit it again to stay over in this hotel. Excellent hospitality. Humble People. There food is very good. I appreciate there service and cleanliness

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New York
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We stayed there two nights, mostly using our time for planning. We were hoping for good wi-fi, and I guess it was okay, but the signal didn't reach the room. We also were glad they had laundry service, until I got my clothes back and they had tried to iron my pants, and left a huge mark. They didn't say... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

I like to stay close in to the city so that we can walk most places and come home when we please so was a bit disillusioned that this was a good 15 minute tuk tuk ride from town and the traffic is pretty terrible. It's not where it says it is on the map!! Nice surroundings but not for... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for three nights at the beginning of a round trip of South Sri Lanka and we had a really good time here. The rooms are admittedly basic, but homely with one of the two rooms booked leading out to the first floor balcony (the other one had its own, yet small balcony). A great feature... More 

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Nijmegen, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Stayed in Kandy Holiday Home for 3 nights. The welcome was great, Rojan is really welcoming and very nice to talk to. He helps you with everything! Truely an awesome guy. The rest of the staff is nice as well. The room itself was OK, but nothing more. It was nice and clean, which was a great plus, and it... More 

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Sofia, Bulgaria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Kandy is a breathtaking place and Kandy Holiday Home ensured that we will have the rest needed to fully enjoy this. I especially enjoyed the service as people were VERY friendly and reacted to each need we had. Highly recommended for people who enjoy good service, good prices and fantastic views from their hotel windows.

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