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The Grand Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Grand Hotel Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Sadly this hotel just misses the mark! I've stayed here a few times and I'm surprised that it is not moving with the times. The rooms need a lift and not having wi-fi in the rooms is rather poor form for a hotel of this class. It could be better and needs to lift it's game to stay in a... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is magnificent 5* in Nuwara Eliya, an old european style. The bbq was nice the restaurant was packed with all nationals, the daddy cool music was entertain during dinner. We had great night. The wather at night was very cold our room was infront of the building nice cool breeze cold be felt inside.

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Kent
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8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Whilst retains it's grandeur, the bed was like sleeping on stone and my wife and I have never been happier to leave a hotel anywhere n the world. Our lack of sleep completely ruined the whole of the next day

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Hong Kong, China
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55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Grand Hotel is really a 5-star hotel in Nuwara Eliya and never miss the opportunity to have a cup of tea in the lounge at noon. The services are perfect while the garden in front of the hotel is superb You feel yourself really relaxed amidst colorful flowers and greenery. Will definitely come again not only for afternoon tea... More

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Beccles, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful place to stay on your tour of Sri Lanka. We had 2 nights there and were made ot feel like royalty. Nothing was too much trouble when we arrived too late for lunch and the chefs cooked us up a treat, best tomato soup ever!!!! We had afternoon tea which was as good as the Ritz after... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When youre in the heart of tea country, why not enjoy a lovely cup of tea in the 't' lounge in the Grand Hotel! It was a delicious and fun experience picking tea from the extensive menu of local and international favorites. The service was speedy and friendly - all in all a wonderful relaxing experience.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the Garden to the Rooms, from breakfast till dinner, from activities to leisure, everything is worth a mention...the staff makes you feel at home and they know what you want even before you tell them....it was my birthday and they had arranged for a surprise cake for me!!! The gun shooting experience which I had was the most memorable... More

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Lysaker, Norway
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The moment you are nearing this hotel - you get an immediate feel of aristocracy and old time luxury. This place in little England can easily make you imagine the English lords drinking their brandy and smoking their cigars inside this fantastic building. The gardens outside are world class. The rooms are fairly spacious and clean. The only thing you... More

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Moscow, Russia
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12 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was impressed by the level of service in this hotel! We spend one night there and enjoyed it a lot! Hotel restaurant is serving good food, the hotel garden is just perfect, you also will find billiard there) one suggestion for improvement: wi-fi is working only in lobby which is not really comfortable if you have private skype calls... More

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Manager_Grandhotel, Manager at The Grand Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks very much for reviewing us and we are extremely happy to learn that you were able to enjoy your stay with us, although it was only for one night.. While it is pleasing to have complements from discerning guests such as you, we remain committed to add value to the Grand experience on a continuous basis. The... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful building and gardens. The interior was disappointing. The room was fine (had an electric fire) and the bathroom was well equipped. The restaurants were fully booked except for the Chinese one masquerading as a Thai restaurant. There is a really popular Indian nearby but you should book well in advance. The common areas are a little disappointing. Average.

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Address: Grand Hotel Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Grand Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 163
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