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Welikande Villas Trekking center Single room, beautiful views over the Knuckles

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The Knuckles mountain range
The view over the Victoria Dam reservoir
Victoria Dam
Victoria Dam
Sunrise
The view from the terrace
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Overview
Condo/Apartment -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 1
Kandy, Kandy District, Central Province
The single room with en suite bathroom is part of the Welikande Villas Trekking center which has extensive grounds over looking the Knuckles Mountains and Lake Victoria Dam.
There is a good restaurant and lounge area for your free breakfast and subsequent evening meals if required
We have specially made this room available as we find there is an increasing amount of singles that would like to take part in our cookery and trekking events and cant get single rooms.
About the Owner, Michael D
Languages spoken: Norwegian, Swedish, English, French
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 31 days ago
Listed since : Nov 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 2 reviews and 9 properties
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English first
Rengaiya...
Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
Reviewed February 3, 2015 for a stay in January 2015

We needed a large house for our family that was secluded but easy to reach.
We found a beautiful wooden house with views over the Knuckles Mountains and Victoria Lake it was love at first sight the kids could spread their wings in the grounds if I did not want to cook we just went up to the restaurant that had great sri lankan food.
The house is basic but very clean with housekeeping everyday.
The staff are friendly and unobtrusive.
We could relax wonderful

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Management response:

Thank you for such a good review we enjoyed your company Michael

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Kelsey P
Muscat Governorate, Oman
Level 2 Contributor
9 reviews
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Reviewed January 11, 2015 for a stay in January 2015
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This spot is a breathtaking place. The views from all parts of the property are gorgeous and you will constantly see birds, butterflies, and other animals. Enjoy your Sri Lanka vacation by staying in this house, or one of the smaller villas on the property. You will be treated extremely well by Jeyakumar and Shamarla, and all the other staff. They are kind, patient, caring, and hospitable. The house does come with a basic kitchen, but we suggest letting Shamarla do all the cooking for you! Wonderful Sri Lankan meals with plenty of food. She will do her best to mix in items that children will enjoy as well. Michael, the owner, is easy to work with and very helpful, whether he is there at the time or back home and corresponding via email.

A few tips to know while staying there:
- 4 hours from airport, so be ready for more road travel upon arrival.
- Because it's up in the hills, getting to local attractions will take 1+ hours due to the roads and driving in...

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Amenities
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Books
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Dining Seats (10)
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (2)
  • Local Guides/Maps
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Parking
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Soap/Shampoo Provided
  • Staffed Property
  • Stove
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Towels Provided
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 Full
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Dates Min stay Per night
Default 1 night
$30
Mar 1, 2018 -
Jul 1, 2018
off season spring
1 night
$20
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About the neighborhood
Our area is relatively untouched by tourism so you get a reel feel of Sri Lanka.
Access
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: colombo we provide a shuttle service: 62.1 mi
Railway: kandy free pick up from kandy: 15.5 mi
The train journey from colombo through the rain forest and mountains in the quaint but clean old train is fun and very cheap.

There are 3 ways to get from Kandy to Welikande Villas.
By tuk tuk phone and we will organise a tuk tuk approx 2500 rupees
By car or scooter A26 Rd to Digana carry on through to teldeniya through teldeniya 1 km after the bus station ( on the right) take Rangala Rd on the left carry on up the hill through udispattuwa continue 2km until sharp bend on the left small Rd big welikande-villas sign turn left 300meters on the right entrance to Welikande Villas.


Best Wishes
Michael Davis
Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive.
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