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House On The Rock

3 Granville Place | Otley, West Yorkshire, Kandy LS21 3EA, Sri Lanka
Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
  • Dec 24, 2015
    “Fantastic old villa on the rock”
  • Jul 25, 2014
    “A room with a view”
3 Granville Place Otley, West Yorkshire, Kandy LS21 3EA Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
About
Description
This beautifully built and decorated house is only 5 minutes drive from Kandy town centre. Wake up to the sounds of birds and wildlife and spend your whole stay enjoying the panoramic views over the Knuckles range More of mountains and the Mahaveli river. The house is only 5-15 minutes drive from all major attractions in Kandy, sleeps up to 9 people and is available for lets of up to six months. To the rear of the house, there is a large terraced garden with sun throughout the day. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Number of rooms
4
Price range
$60 - $85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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Stayed here for 3 nights. Fantastic old villa build by an English lady on the top of a mountain, now owned by a kind and successful Sri Lankan guy Yohan from Colombo who's mother (known as Mrs MM) stays in an adjacent apartment and takes care of the house and guests. Mrs MM is a
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We, a group of five, spent here three nights during our holidays in Sri Lanka.
A very comfortable house with a great garden. It was a place to relax in the middle of the holidays.
Very friendly and helpful landlady who already took care of some groceries we would need.
Se even he
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The house is a little past it's "sell by date" but is ok and some modernisation work is being undertaken. The views are great but spoilt to one side by a new hotel that is being built. We had a leaking roof and fuses blowing following a big storm but nothing serious and the owner
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Great property in an oustanding location. The property owner was unbelievably helpful in organising trips for us made the whole holiday have a 5 star feel. Mrs M who lives next door is a superb cook and really helpful taking us to places of interest etc. I cannot recommend this p
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We had a wonderful four night stay at House on the Rock. The place is stunning. The service was good. It is a lovely walk into town, and a cheap three-wheeler home if the hill is too steep for tired legs. The facilites were clean, and very well equipped. We only ate one meal prep
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Response from galapitage, Owner at House On The Rock
Responded Feb 21, 2013
Thank you for the lovely review and I am glad you and your family had a lovely time in Srilanka and at our home. We are very sorry the roof leaked and we were not aware of it until after you have left. The leak has started since the new Solar system was install, but now the roof is being fixed. Thank you and I hope you will return to Srilanka and Kandy soon.
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"three very comfortable rooms."
"Upstairs has the best views, but if you are travelling in monsoon, sleep downstairs to avoid the leaky roof."
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