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The Grand Hotel

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   Grand Hotel Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #3 of 19 hotels in Nuwara Eliya
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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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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

I went to this gorgeous hotel on a family trip. The room has an very ancient touch to it. The food is good. I do love the garden. However, it is quite expensive. I would not stay here if I travel solo or with my friends. Overall, I had a good experience here. If you have the money, go for... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Currently traveling around Sri Lanka but opted for 4/5* hotels as mother and daughter traveling alone? After checking in, We were told where our room was, but not shown to it, The room was disgusting, apart from overlooking correlated roofs it was filthy, hairs on the bed and dirt and old spiders in the bathroom. We were moved to another... More

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Muscat, Oman
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We recently stayed for three nights - to summarise our comments: 1. The room amenities were average - bathroom amenities; cleanliness of room; room décor; and room comfort were all poor. 2. The hotel is beautiful and the public spaces are fine but our room was in desperate need of updating, especially the bathroom which was truly awful - it's... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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46 reviews 46 reviews
11 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We chose this hotel after lot of deliberations. And must say the first view of the hotel was stunning, beautiful landscape garden, nice location overseeing the golf Course, Colonial feel. The Breakfast spread was good with lot of varieties and a large dining hall. But the external beauty is marred by the small, congested and dilapidated rooms. we had booked... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely hotel with old world grandeur and charm. Have stayed here several times now and loved it each time. Great place to explore Nuwara Eliya from. The food could be better, but the ambience makes up for it.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Everything that needs to be said about the hotel has been said so here's a little constructive criticism. When we asked for a vase to put the flowers we brought, the hotel gave us a plastic bottle cut in two! Please buy some vases and keep them in the rooms. We slept late and arrived 10 minutes to closing time... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our family holidays in this quite place. Lot of greenery around the place, nice place walk around, and nice food. Friendly staff make your stay comfortable. Ideal place for relax and enjoy.it was a very good Quiet experience with the family, and staff were friendly too

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Perth, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't stay here (next time, definitely!) but had high tea in the tea lounge and felt like we were in England. Truly a nostalgic trip down memory lane with old world grandeur and charm. The tea lounge and dining rooms are absolutely lovely.

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Ballymena, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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13 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This colonial hotel was a bit different to the previous Sri Lankan hotels we stayed in but we still enjoyed - for example, a hot towel and a cup of tea on arrival rather than the usual cold towel and cold drink (this was because the hotel is in a mountain area that was a bit colder in weather for... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Grand Hotel has a lovely and amazing garden and a colonial type hotel. at the entrance a person welcomed us and was really helpful at the begining. we didint know that he was the manager. nice person and so courtiers. great food, helpful staff. place to be in nuwaraeliya. would visit again

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

Dear Guest, We are delighted to hear that your stay with us was an enjoyable one and we thank you for taking the time to review us. We at the grand are constantly thinking of ways of making your experience a most enjoyable one. This July we have introduced a Specialty Coffee and Flambe dessert promotion at our famed tea... More

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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*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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