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    Governor's Mansion

    Ottery Estate, Dickoya 22050, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights with my wife. Pros - Stunning property with style and elegance. Amazing back garden with beautiful flowers that was immaculately maintained. - Wonderful views around the property of the surrounding plantations. - Spacious room with modern amenities. - Bathroom was...More

    1  Thank jUNgLe28
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 7 October 2015

    Pleasure to read a candid, honest review we are accustomed to receiving from our valued guests. We thank you for your kind remarks about the property, our beautiful gardens and the quality of staff. We do have an award winning Executive Chef and his team...More

    Reviewed 29 August 2015

    My partner and I stayed at the Governors Mansion for 4 nights and we fell in love with the place as soon as we arrived! The building itself is gorgeous, but the grounds and views surrounding it are spectacular! The garden is so colourful; it...More

    Thank TravelBeans8
    Response from chrismanagergm, Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 30 August 2015

    It was a privilege and we thank you for giving us the opportunity to show our “own brand of hospitality”. It is so encouraging to note that all our efforts to bring back the Mansion to its past glory and offer you our valued guests...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

    As you drive up from Hatton and Dickoya along the broken down path, you wonder what you have let yourselves in for as. Hatton is nothing but a provincial town with few leftovers from the colonial era. However, as you take the last bend after...More

    1  Thank Tigergulati
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 26 August 2015

    Thank you for your review. We whole-heartedly agree that Hatton is a provincial town. It was and is still very much a town that has retained most of the colonial influence, discipline and way of life. We are blessed with so many places of importance,...More

    Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

    We were greeted by the owners of the residence, frank and joy, who were very friendly hosts and made us feel right at home over a cup of tea. We stayed in the queen suite which was old school with amazing views over the plantation...More

    2  Thank Sean C
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 19 June 2015

    Thank you for your review. We too were happy to have the owners of the Mansion present when you arrived for your experience at the Governor’s Mansion. We appreciate all reviews through which we can be responsive to our guests’ views, needs and wishes however...More

    Reviewed 10 May 2015

    We spent only one night after climbing Adams Peak and were incredibly lucky to have the whole place to ourselves. It truly felt like were were in our own private home. Service is excellent and the staff are incredibly well trained and helpful. The free...More

    1  Thank DARoberts
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 18 May 2015

    It was indeed our pleasure and privilege to offer our own brand of services to you, during your short experience at the Governor’s Mansion. May is a quiet month for us. We tend to plan any minor improvements to the premises during such periods. We...More

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    Akbar W
    26 January 2017|
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    Response from chrismanagergm | Property representative |
    Governor's Mansion is only 3 1/2 hours from Colombo international airport. This is taking it very easy and stopping for comfort breaks if you so require them. It is via a beautiful route.
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    19 January 2017|
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    Dear Mr.Wajahat, The best answer to your question is to look at all the trip advisor reviews we have received from guests who have stayed at the Governor's Mansion in the past few months. The reviews are gleaming and we are... More
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    Anushka S
    24 December 2015|
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    The person referred to the state of repair of the main road. Busses, cars, cyclist, pedestrians all use the road. It has been repaired by RDA and maintained for quite some time.
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