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The Trevene Hotel

17 Park Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Deniyaya, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a lovely time in The Trevene. The staff Raj and Wiki made our stay really special and personable. We found several nice things to do around town and also hung out drinking tea on the verandah and the garden, which were completely delightful. They made us a fire in the evening in our room. We had a small... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Trevene Hotel was our life saver in Nuwara Eliya. We were able to move to The Trevene after a bad experience elsewhere and the staff made us feel so welcome and warm. We got a big room with it's own open fire and a bath. It opened off the dning room but this was not a problem. We ate... More

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Sydney, Australia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Average. Old room, tired, basic. Cold. Bathroom in disrepair. Breakfast basic. Location not the best. I can't recommend it. Not even the price was attractive. It is backpacker accommodation and there are much better (and not expensive) options in Nuwara Eliya. So, avoid it unless your budget and tastes are for backpacking travel.

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Nice place in Centre of Nuwara Eliya, beautifull homely guesthouse with big rooms, friendly owner ,and really helpful manager. Dinner together with other guests or separate if you like. We had a great time. Regards, Nicole & Bart (Holland)

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Kampen, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Very Friendly people and nice big familyroom for our family of 4. In the evening the fire was lit.We stayed for 2 nights. In the evening you can walk to the town (5 minutes) During the day we visited the tea factory an butifull waterfall's.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We arrived here in the off season without warning to the hotel and few people appeared to be here. We saw one couple on each of the two nights we stayed. Perhaps this explained why there were no fires or heating given Nuwara Eliyas can get quite cold in June. A fire in our room was 700 SRP extra and... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for two nights with a group of friends. The owner, Nisa, and her family were so welcoming and accommodating. We hadn't booked and Nisa took us in allowing us to share the two big family rooms at the front of the hotel. The rooms were lovely with a colonial feel and good big bathroom. We enjoyed a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

I have to admit after reading reviews on here I was a bit wary about staying here. Travelling alone with 3 small children, from the moment we arrived we were made to feel totally at home. Toys were produced, cups of tea offered and good advice about where to eat dinner (they were not serving in the hotel that night).... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We booked on the basis of the lonely planets review and are a bit disappointed. The place is reasonable enough and the owners friendly but it wasn't quite the cosy getaway wed been led to believe. The first night the fire was lit in the communal living room, which was a nice touch, but the second night it was colder... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

My husband and I booked here for two nights. When I called to book, I asked for a pick up from the train station which was refused. I would've paid, wasn't expecting it to be free but it was a no. I had booked the room with a fireplace and ensuite bathroom. When I asked what was included, she said... More

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TheTrevene, Manager at The Trevene Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking your time to write a review about our property. I must agree that we were painting the building and the door of your bathroom was also painted that morning, which was absolutely not a big deal as you only came in the afternoon when all the paint was dry but I admit the building had the... More

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Address: 17 Park Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
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Number of rooms: 10
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