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Waruna Antiques

761 Peradeniya Road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 771 0013
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To call this a 'shop' is a vast understatement. It is more a homage to Sri Lanka's history in... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Todd D
Tokyo, Japan

Am so happy we took the time to go to Waruna. I'd read the reviews, and I concur. Excellent. The... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
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761 Peradeniya Road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 77 771 0013
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Reviewed 6 days ago

To call this a 'shop' is a vast understatement. It is more a homage to Sri Lanka's history in antique form. As others have indicated, the proprietor, perhaps due to his yogi lifestyle, beings a very relaxed and easy presence to his business. he is...More

Thank Todd D
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Am so happy we took the time to go to Waruna. I'd read the reviews, and I concur. Excellent. The owners really know their stuff and have a passion for it. Great communication, and reasonable prices. We came away very happy. I just wish we...More

Thank markm0bsby
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Owner was amazing, showed us around and was very pleasant. Lots of interesting things. When we looked at different pieces we were explained if it were old and antique or if it was a newer copy.

Thank Brian S
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Waruna was exquisite. He has loads of antiques and beautiful pieces. He knows so much about each piece. He will guide you but not push you. 3 floors of culture and stories. Don't miss it if you really would like a piece of Sri Lanka...More

1  Thank Veronica B
Reviewed 2 August 2016

When i was searching for Waruna antiques in Kandy many people told it was closed.Then i found the number of the shop and called the shop +94814470925 and they told that the shop is open from 9 Am till 6 pm.When i got there i...More

1  Thank aahna2016
Reviewed 31 March 2016 via mobile

Great antique store. The owner is a very nice person. It was a little bit expensive for us but if we had time to visit it again when we were in Kandy we would buy for sure.

1  Thank Göksu Ş
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Jam packed shop filled with old and interesting objects. However it was extremely dark, very hot, narrow walkways, steep stairs that we were more concerned about tripping, knocking something, hitting our heads to appreciate the items for sale. For us a real WH&S nightmare, however...More

1  Thank NswAustraliaDidi
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

We really love authentic shops and saw very few in Sri Lanka however this place is really great, the host is friendly knowledgeable and is happy to assist and show you around without pestering. We felt he has got a really great eye for detail...More

1  Thank Geelik
Reviewed 26 June 2015

Waruna is a man of integrity with a passion for sharing his objets d'art with anyone who comes into his shop. He will gladly tell you stories of each and every piece he has. They are like his children and he beams with pride and...More

1  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 31 May 2015

Just visited Waruna Antiques during our stay in Kandy. We were influenced by the other good reviews on trip advisor. It is an absolute gem of a place with lots of Sri Lankan as well as some Dutch and oriental antiques. The owner is really...More

1  Thank Prathiba C
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