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Galway Forest Lodge

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   89 Upper Lake Road, Havelook Drive, Nuwara Eliya 22094, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Nuwara Eliya is a nice place and known as the Little England. While taking me to the hotel we had a great expectation and but I never expected a hotel on such a location can be so worst. Before I write my comments I strongly recommend a reputed agent like Aitken Spence not to promote such hotels through them as... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I do realise that this part of Sri Lanka is cooler than the rest of the country, it being higher, but the hotel really shouldn't have been as cold as it was. We were given a small, plug in heater in our big room and it looked like it needed replacing 10 or more years ago. In fact, we didn't... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

It's my first time in Nuwara Eliya. The place is cool,lovely atmosphere. But I arrived Galway Forest Lodge, I can tell this is an old hotel and hasn't been refurbish for quite sometime. The room smells old -- carpet, table, bed, etc looks old. There is a difference between old and being rustic -- and this is old. The lousy... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I stayed at Galway Forest Lodge for two nights and found it really pleasant and enjoyable. Room: My room was on the second floor and faced the main road, across which was a farm growing vegetables. The room is cosy and nicely furnished, with three plush armchairs and a table by the window. The room comes equipped with a flat-screen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We came with group.. Group member very much happy about hotel..Rooms are clean, Food was very good..staff really co operative most of the people in our group old age ..they loved a lot this place Good luck

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Nouwr Eliya is very nice place to visit . We stayed for three days with family in Galway forest hotel from 15 to 17 August 2014, My review to this hotel is missing some facilities and service - hot water is difficult to get in third floor،in the place like Nouwr Eliya you really need hot water for shower -breakfast... More 

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Panadura, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Nice hotel with decent little rooms. Clean bathrooms .Entire thing feels compact. No garden( don't make it an issue since anyway you are going out to enjoy the large natural habitat of nuwaraeliya ). Food is great.could not try the bar. Looks ok though. Staff friendly and service is good.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel for 1 night. The stay was good. I have the window view of a small plantation. It was great to see a plantation when you open window. There is no air conditioned in the room because the weather itself in nurawaya was already cold. Was 17degrees at night. The bathroom is very near to... More 

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10 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014 via mobile

We stayed as a large group. The rooms were spacious and the breakfast plentiful. The swimming pool was well serviced. The downside to this stay was the open air party that was held in the middle of the grounds, with beating drums until after midnight - very off putting. When I called reception, there was no indication that it would... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

Nice location, out of the city noise. But dont expect a nice view. Service is good. they gave us a warm welcome. Rooms was average, not too big not too small. but heater is not good. then we asked them to replace it which tool several hours. Food is normal. I was expecting something spicy in that cold weather. But... More 

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Address: 89 Upper Lake Road, Havelook Drive, Nuwara Eliya 22094, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Galway Forest Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 56
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