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Windsor Hotel

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   2 Kandy Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #10 of 19 Hotels in Nuwara Eliya
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014
Sylvia L Edmonton, Canada
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Edmonton, Canada
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67 reviews 67 reviews
30 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The welcome drink and snack provided was lovely. The guest lounge had a nice ambience although non-existent wifi. My room had 3 beds, the shower was hot, heavy curtains in the front-facing bay window either made me completely visible to street level or blocked out all the light. The location is central. Loaner umbrellas were available in the lobby. Front... More

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Wirral, United Kingdom
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We stayed at the Windsor Hotel as our previously booked accommodation was unfit to stay in (Fairlyland Inn). The town was very busy and all the decent accommodation was fully booked so we had little choice and ended up having to stay at the Windsor. The hotel may have been good in its earlier days but it is sadly now... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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34 reviews 34 reviews
24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Like just about everything in Nuwara Eliya this hotel is overpriced but is a good midrange option. I paid $US84 for a double room that was a little musty but was comfortable with a decent bed and good shower. Buffet dinner was ok and was 2050 LKR which again is expensive by local standards. Very friendly staff and a central... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Location was very helpful. Food was incredibly overpriced. Wifi was basically non existent. Bathroom maintenance was horrific. The shower is not even a shower but merely a cubical with a shower curtain. Otherwise the room condition was average, do not expect an incredibly clean and comfortable bed. This hotel is okay.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Windsor Hotel was very nice and accommodating. The staff speaks English well and I noticed the staff conversing in German also. The hotel has an excellent menu and food is served in large portions. I recommend any of the available soups on the menu. The rooms are clean. The beds are hard as only thin mattresses are used. The blankets... More

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99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

The location of this hotel is good. we had a triple room which was a good size and we were not all squashed in. the bathroom had an excellent hot power shower so that alone made this room worth what we paid for it. we paid 5,000 LKR per night in low season the beds were comfortable and clean and... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The hotel needs to be upgraded the location is good. Food was not great rooms very bad condition and the bath rooms are not clean. We booked for two nights but only stayed for one night. Staff was ok but the hotel looked haunted and we were the only guest in the hotel.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This is a hotel is located at convenient location with very friendly and helpful staff and large clean rooms. If you are looking for a view then this is not the hotel, i didnt mind as i was there on work, and the location was excellent as it was place right in the middle of the city. But please keep... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
30 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Very large room with two single beds pushed together to make a double, two bedside tables and lamps, circular occasional table with two chairs, big wall mirror, suitcase rack, luggage stand, wardrobe. Bathroom has shower area but no bath. Wooden parquet flooring. Free wi-fi in room and very small flat-screen tv on wall, but no fridge. Highly polished wooden floor.... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014

The best thing about this place is the friendly and professional staff, including check-in counter, bell serive, door man, restaurant staff and location, location , location. The hotel is close to the town centre. The decoration of the dining hall was pretty.The rooms are old and not super good, but they provide the basic comfort. The toilet didnt work the... More

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Address: 2 Kandy Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Windsor Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 50
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