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Manel Guest House

New Town Road, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #11 of 25 Polonnaruwa B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed today
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Layan and the team were most friendly and helpful, the beer was cold the food was good and the rooms were comfortable. wifi spreads to most of the outside grounds and it is a close location to the shops and the major attraction sites. I stayed and few days and felt at ease right from the beginning. Great guest house

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very nice staff. Especially the manager Layan, and a nice peaceful location close to everything you would want to see in the area. Can rent bikes, good size portions for breakfasts and dinner and a comfy stay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to stay to discover the area (take a tuk tuk for Sigiriya). Two different type of rooms, the new building is brand new, very clean and comfortable. The main house is more familial and a good price for lower budget with older but clean rooms. Nice garden and rice fields surrounding. Great food with large choice. We recommend... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very friendly guesthouse with great buffet the evening. Room with balcony with great view. Close to everything in town. Great music. Breakfast available and bike rental for lower price. Tuk tuk driver Mahinda will offer you a great welcome with savassa juice.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great time here - we stumbled across it by accident and were not disappointed. The staff were really attentive, organised bike hire and drivers for us at the drop of a hat. The food on buffet nights was great and the place had a lively atmosphere. We stayed in one of the newer rooms which was immaculate,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was staying here for two days. All was good. Especially dinner. It was a kind of a buffe, where you can eat what you want and as much you want... The manager was very helpful and arranged me safari, room in other town... He is the best :)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had booked two double rooms with air conditioning at this guest house via Booking.com. When we reached there the first encounter was an irate European lady shouting at the staff. The manager informed that they were unable to allocate two air conditioned rooms but we were shown a room which appeared horrendous. Before resolving the rooms problem we needed... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Since we arrived late with empty stomach, when we encountered the staff from Manel Guest House who was picking up guests on the street, it seemed we did not have any other better choices. Actually, the staffs there, including the one who picked us up, were friendly and gave good tour suggestions. They arranged the National Park Safari for us,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

It is a very friendly and nice place! The people are very nice and forthcoming. I really enjoyed my time here! I can recommend the food,especially the buffet :) Prices are very good as well,really the only thing i can 'complain' about is the rickety pedal on one of the bikes for rent ;) Also,when they were in a pickle... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

The guesthouse was good value, close to Polonnaruwa town.The room was clean the staff were very helpful & friendly and It was really good for the budget. I will definitely select this place in my next visit to Polonnaruwa.

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Address: New Town Road, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa
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