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Slightly Chilled

Adam's Peak, Dalhousie, Nallathanniya 22070, Sri Lanka
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Tasty buffet, nice and spacious room, albeit very poor wifi (only had good signal whilst in reception and dining area). Good base for Adam's Peak. Owner was very friendly and gave us a lift in his car to catch up with the bus that we had just missed!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent a night in this guesthouse before climbing the Peak. The room was big, nice and clean; the staff really helpful and the food very tasty. Anyway, a special mention goes to our driver, which we found through this guesthouse. His name is Ranga and he drove us around Sri Lanka for two weeks, allowing us to discover his... More

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Brussels
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms are basic and awfully decorated. The view is great and it is only few minutes away from de Adam's peak. Service is great, food good. Price includes taxes, breakfast and diner. So not the best place for a romantic weekend but the right place for a sleep before the peak.

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff was helpful in arranging travel to the area. I arrived late, and they were thoughtful enough to leave some dinner for me. View from the rooms of the mountain was exceptional. My only quibble is that they were running low on bottled water, so I did the Adam's Peak hike with only a 0.5L.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room itself was meh but we weren't here to enjoy the room but to climb Sripada. They arranged for our guide as it was off season. Our guide Nihan works at the hotel and he was a great professional that knew the mountain like the back of his hand. The breakfast was good (or we were just really hungry)... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location just a few minutes walk from the start of the Sri Pada climb. We arrived late, around 8:30pm, they had an included buffet dinner spread. The next morning after the climb breakfast was provided. it was basic, but had good views of the peak, and was clean and comfortable. very convenient for the 2:30am start to the climb... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Set among tea plantations in a valet 30min walk from the start to Adams Peak. Friendly hosts who provided us with excellent meals. Large clean & well appointed rooms with balconies looking out over the valley.Only slight was that the toilet leaked but we were assured that this would rectified. Good value and to be recommended .

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Good place for Adam's Peak, though on the pricey side, much better to jusr arrive esp out of season and bargain with the hotel owners.... many half the price of this place. Host good and food ok and plentiful. Don'bother to get up at 2am to climb peak, esp out of season, low cloud & rain.Bus outside door at 8... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Arrived to a warm Welcome, building is colourful and well kept. Dining room for breakfast dinner, coffee has an incredible view. Pradeepan so kindly carried our heavy luggage down multiple flights and up again. Prebu got up early to see us off when we said we would leave at 3 am to walk to adams peak. He is an experienced... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed at Slightly Chilled for two nights back in April and loved it. The guy who runs it is really friendly, the rooms and spacious and clean and the breakfasts are really generous and fresh. Only thing I’d say is that we called ahead to book and spoke to the wife of the owner, who quoted us $50 per night... More

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Address: Adam's Peak, Dalhousie, Nallathanniya 22070, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nallathanniya
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Relax and let your soul truly unwind in the Slightly Chilled Guest House (formerly Yellow House). Gayantha and Nirasha will make a great memory of your trip to Sri Lanka. Great service, great rooms and great Sri Lankan hospitality! Adam's Peak should be part of your trip in Sri Lanka! ... more   less 
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