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Germany
Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

Spent there 4 nights. Basic rooms but clean and absolutely worth the money. Nice balcony to relax in the afternoon. Friendly family running the place but one day when the owner and his mother who mainly run this place where out of the house there was some misunderstanding and no dinner served as no-one of the rest of the family...

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Hanoi, Vietnam
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Mr Amarassinghe could not have done enough to make our stay in Haputale worthwhile. A very interesting town and this home is awesomely welcoming with his wife cooking some of the best food we tried in Sri Lanka. Thank you so much

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Copenhagen
Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

The guesthouse is well located in a quiet hillside location with good views, yet close enough that you can walk to the town (10-15 min). The rooms are daily basic but still good value at the price. The host was very friendly and helpful. Only complaint is the takeaway sandwiches we got for our breakfast which were awful.

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Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

I hv been visiting this place for the last 37 years. . And this is one of ma favourite places to visit in the local map .food hv been lovely as always .you get the best home made food at amarasinghe guest house .And verity of fruits and juices. . Room is very clean and specious. There is a Balcony...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed December 6, 2015

This family run guest house is an excellent choice in Haputale, as it has been for many years. Good location, very high up in pleasant gardens, was quiet and peaceful during our visit last August. The wonderful views which had been previously are no longer possible due to tree growth, but nevertheless, the air is fresh and cool, as you...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed September 5, 2015

This is definitely a solid option if you're ever looking for a place in Haputale. We love hiking so we based ourselves in Haputale for four nights, and Amarasinghe was a nice relaxing place to come back to after a long day of walking. Hot showers with good water pressure, nice clean comfortable beds, home cooked curries, quiet yet accessible...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed July 12, 2015

If you are looking for a quiet place, extremely clean, with a friendly family atmosphere, you will like Amarasinghe. Wonderful home cooked dinners by the owners mum, and cosy comfortable rooms with nice balconies, it was outstanding value. They were very helpful with telling us all the best local walks, and arranged a trip and Safari to Uda Walawe in...

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Canberra, Australia
Reviewed July 8, 2015

The guest house is in a good location made more pleasant by the Amarasinghe family's surrounding gardens. The guest house was a quick tuk tuk ride from the station and located with views out over the tea plantations and up towards Lipton's Seat. Make sure that you leave enough time for the short early morning walk to see the sun...

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Zlin Region, Czech Republic
Reviewed May 23, 2015

Love that quiet and friendly place, nice rooms, kitchen, owners . The location is perfect, out of the city , but onwalk distance. Big rooms, nice garden. We enjoyed the stay here and hope come back one day.

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed April 7, 2015

I approached this place with some trepidation after reading how some were treated, even though a friend had recommended it. The door was answered by Mr. Amarasinghe the elder and I could see that he had some health issues. Anyways he has lost his short term memory and his vision was poor. Maybe that had accounted for some of the...

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Address: Thambapillai Ave., Haputale, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Haputale
Price Range: $22 - $24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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“Room was first floor, very good, think all as good, with views,etc.”
 of 5 bubbles BeingJoy, Dec 6, 2015 | Read review
“Just check them all out... keep asking "can I see another room?" I do it all the time!”
 of 5 bubbles 350nn, Feb 20, 2015 | Read review
“Check out a tightness of a balcony door, it's easier to do if you arrive late evening or early morning”
 of 5 bubbles raffiqvillage, Feb 7, 2014 | Read review
“Bring a warm pyjama as you may be cold at night.”
 of 5 bubbles JanaR675, Apr 7, 2013 | Read review
“Ask to see the rooms for yourself first!”
 of 5 bubbles WillMS777, Aug 22, 2012 | Read review
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