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Olde Empire Hotel

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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We just had a great time at Empire Cafe, both of us ordered rice and curry(chicken/fish). The rice and curry was good but not great. Our very friendly waiter Senaka was a great host and we had a fun conversation about Sri Lanka and its...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Colonial style hotel just opposite Temple of the Tooth. Nothing seems changed the last 25 years (my first, but not last, visit here), and both the spacious rooms and the lovely balcony are as attractive as ever. Do hope it will not be talen over...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank JBJB1966
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

The food was really good and fresh. The price was also fine and the staff were all very friendly. We enjoyed eating here very much. The rooms we slept in were old but still really clean and comfortable.

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed April 4, 2018 via mobile

Came here for dinner one night. Lovely building and beautifully decorated. Staff were exceptionally friendly and service was efficient. Food was nice (and good value for money); and had a delicious lime juice. Would recommend!

Date of stay: April 2018
Thank eleanora399
Reviewed March 1, 2018

We were only eating and drinking at this hotel something and it was delicious! Good prices as well. Nice decoration and great friendly staff (a boy named something like Sungan.. I don't remember his name). We definitely recommend!

Date of stay: February 2018
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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"best location, clean room"
Jun 16, 2017
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"The rooms closer to the balcony are bigger and nicer, but more expensive."
May 29, 2016
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"We had evening meal"
Feb 13, 2016
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"Ask for an attached bathroom"
Feb 7, 2016
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