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Manel Guest House

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The great staff are the best about this place. They helped us with organizing everything that we wanted to do in the area in the short time that we had. We had a room in the new building, which had a great view. Shower wasn't great and could have been cleaner. The bikes they have are great and the location... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic place to stay. Probably the best we have been in Sri Lanka. New rooms very clean and spacious. Manager Layan couldn't have been more helpful by helping us to organise the next part of our trip. Beautiful eating area out on the lawn capturing lovely breezes off the rice paddy. Definitely recommend.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As Students we were on a low budget and when we first saw the location we could not imagine that we would able to afford it. Manels Guesthouse is a beautiful place, set in between several rice fields. You will also find it to be one of the most modern and clean places. However what really convinced us was the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff here are nice and location also good! Food is delicious and the manager helped for us. They have a bycycle and they arranged good safari for us. Very clean rooms and moden bathrooms.. Highly recommend this place..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I would highly recommend this guest house, friendly staff, clean rooms with hot water, some include balcony and good wifi in the terrace / dining area. Peaceful location with lots of space and rice paddies around hotel. Close to the lake and temples, bicycles available. Great value for money. I also met groups and couples at the guest house, suitable... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

That's amazing place,.. credit goes to Mr. Layan the manager in this place.Good conditions,staff, and beautiful views,..it's actually great to visit.also cycling chances, safaris,and lot of happening is here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at manel's for two nights. The place is well located in the old town, not far away from the main sightseeing, which can be reached by bycicle (can be rented dirwctly at the hotel). The rooms have been constructed recently so the price quality value is better than good. Also the hospitality of Layan and his family members... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

Wow what a beautiful peaceful place to stay! Layan and the family at Manel guest house made us two female travellers feel very welcome. The food was wonderful and the room was clean. Lots to do in this area. They also have bicycles which is a great way to visit the ruins. Plus you get the added bonus of a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2016

We stayed here for one night with my family. Staff was really nice and friendly. The room we had looked really new and clean and bathroom was Ok. we had Good food. value for money.. sure we will back again..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

Very nice, clean air conditioned rooms, very friendly helpful staff, excellent food, very pretty gardens and surrounds and close to Polonnaruwa ancient city. Lots of mosquitos at night but if you keep your doors/Windows closed and use the mosquito net on the bed you will be fine. Highly recommended!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Additional Information about Manel Guest House

Address: New Town Road, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa
Price Range: $19 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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