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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Found this place in lonely planet book Good rooms with mosi nets. Didnt opt for ac and fan was just fine. The dinner was the best i had had in sri lanka. The host was very professional and helpful providing bike and arranging tuk tuk to bus terminal.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place grew on me. I had come from Anuradhapura where the guest house and room were all white and neat, and arrived at Leesha where it was raining and rain caused the entrance way and alley through the facility to be a muddy path. The guest rooms (5 on the ground level, and 2 above, I think) face a...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Leesha is a very basic but clean and friendly guesthouse. The entry is a bit of a building site but the rooms inside are spacious and spotlessly clean. It is on the side of the road so if you were at the front there might be traffic noise. Our room was clean and with really comfortable beds. The bathroom was...

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Reviewed November 22, 2016

Good food, good room, another great bed. Only time we took an aircon room, but worth it. Friendly , helpful staff, easy riding distance to old town, lake, museum and ruins. booked for 2 nights, stayed 3... Short 3 wheeler ride from bus stand, or walkable if your keen. seek out Saman for help... nice guy.. he works there..

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Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, good price for the room and very helpful hosts! Bike hire was so useful and cheap at 300Rs per day! We arrived and hadn't booked anywhere and we were lucky to stumble across Leesha through a German girl we met. This is luxury for backpackers!

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Thank Chris C
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Reviewed September 10, 2016

Great guest house currently expanding largely due to their current popularity. Staff very helpful with excellent English. A 15 minute walk from bus station at the centre of town but the owner helpful with transport and local info.

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Reviewed September 7, 2016 via mobile

Leesha guesthouse is filled with backpackers. The place is run efficiently. Staff are helpful. They rent bikes for the visit of the ruins, or can help you arrange a tuk tuk. Rooms are basic and clean. Don't expect a home-like feeling but it's a convenient and good value place.

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Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

Very Nice guest house ! Quiet and very clean ! Good price ; the boss and the staff (sunil) are very Nice and helpfull ; You can rent bike or scooter ; the ruins Of polonapura are great ! Very good place to stay

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 3, 2016

We stayed here for two nights during August. The home is located around a 10 minute tuktuk ride from the main train station and this trip should cost you around 250lkr (although Upali offers to pick guests up free of charge). We stayed in a double room with air con. It was very clean and tidy with a mosquito net....

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed September 1, 2016 via mobile

The owner and staff were extremely helpful with helping us to decide on what we should do during our stay in Polonnaruwa, including where to go next!! We did the ruins in the morning then a safari in the afternoon in Kaudulla national park. The following day we went to Sigiriya Rock. The bedroom and bathroom were clean. Great stay!!...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Leesha Tourist Home

Address: 105/A, New town road, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa
Price Range: $15 - $30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
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“None of the 5 downstairs room is 'good' in that they each open onto common areas. I did not see the upstairs rooms.”
  • View across the earth walkway/alley into the facility, at the side of the family dwelling
  • Totally functional; everything you need.
  • The window is mosquito-proof. The hot water does work.
 of 5 bubbles Schiltron, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Rooms at the back away from the road are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles 337brucep, Nov 22, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms looked good.”
 of 5 bubbles DavidTasmania, Sep 10, 2016 | Read review
“1st floor room great but couldn't receive the wifi in room I only downstairs. But good reading lights in room”
 of 5 bubbles Jamaicamenot, Mar 3, 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs is slightly better as downstaris you've got the breakfast room on front of your door.”
 of 5 bubbles AnSu2014, Jan 13, 2016 | Read review
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