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Ilfracombe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2015

We have just left this hotel yesterday.On being collected from the airport by the manager who was very polite and informative, we travelled some 3.5hrs to the hotel,the last half mile was very interesting, the road is unclassified and is 1 in 4 ! The walk up the stairs is very steep, please do not use this hotel if you...

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Newcastle
Reviewed 13 January 2015 via mobile

Large colonial house on steep hillside. Impressive staircase and stunning views of the town and hills. Large en suite bedroom with big comfortable 4 poster bed and balcony. Unfortunately decor is worn and tired. The room could do with a deep clean. We were disappointed that this was not done despite bringing it to management attention. Food was only average...

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Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

Everything was perfect. Beautiful view, clean rooms, delicious foods. Especially They had real good hospitality. If you need any help or even if you don't, just talk with them. will be satisfied. It's a bit far from the center of the city, but enough convenient by taking hotel's three wheeler or car(pretty reasonable price) Away from noises, pleased with birds...

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4Thank Mamisue
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 7 January 2015

We were sixteen of us so we kind of took over the hotel.....Set over a hill ....this colonial ....charming hotel was a great stay.....with lovely comfy rooms....Naveen and his team made our stay really comfortable.....we dined both nights at the hotel... and Naveen had a lovely Sri Lankan buffet set for us...the views are great to sit out with a...

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4Thank Shirl12345626
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2015

Our family of five spent two nights at The Richmond House. We loved the colonial charm of this converted old house, with lots of antiques, historic photos and great atmosphere. We had the King suite which was huge, with a big four poster bed, antique style furniture and a great verandah with gorgeous views out over Kandy. We enjoyed the...

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5Thank Belinda M
Reviewed 31 December 2014 via mobile

We had a wonderful time at this lovely early 20th century house. Despite awful weather for most of the stay, we were made most welcome by the friendly staff. The room was comfortable and when the cloud cleared, excellent views of the city were to be seen. Our 4 year old son was made most welcome and despite his constant...

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3Thank Neil L
Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 24 December 2014

A nice converted house on a hilltop overloking the busy suberbs of Kandy. It is a bit far away from the city. The room was good except the bathroom was a bit dirty with mild growing on the tiles and curtains. The staf and food where excelent.

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2Thank Relip
Reviewed 6 December 2014 via mobile

I stayed with my husband and parents at Richmond House for 2 nights. It's a converted plantation bungalow, high on the hill above Kandy with amazing views looking over the city and surrounds. It does take 30min or so to get into the city centre but I preferred being slightly further out. We had standard rooms which were large with...

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6Thank Cat P
Singapore
Reviewed 6 December 2014

We generally had a pleasant stay at this hotel. Rooms were clean and well appointed. Free wifi was a bonus. Breakfast was alright, nothing fantastic but good enough. Our only issue was how far it was from Kandy.

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5Thank Jellyb133
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Enjoyed the stay for two nights very much. Much as per reviews, a bit dated but I liked the atmosphere, and the old colonial era photos on the stairs! Got an upgrade to Planters Suite, which has a balcony and this for me was a hilight. Watching the sun rise over Kandy is a memory I will keep forever. Yes...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Richmond House Kandy is located on the beautiful and picturesque hill country, Kandy, Sri Lanka. Experience and enjoy Sri Lankan smilefull services and hospitality...Just fifteen minutes drive from the second biggest city of Sri Lanka, Kandy, The Richmond House located at the cool climate hill country area....The Richmond House Kandy provides you the luxury stay at the colonial city, Kandy. All our services depends on your request. Please feel free to communicate with us for your wonderful stay at this hotel. 8 Suite Rooms contain ensuite, picture windows and private balconies overlooking the hill country. Offering all our suites amenities, including colonial style bed, 32inch flat tv, bath tub with hot shower, and other facilities which makes you stay comfortable... A/C, King size colonial and modern bed,free wifi,full english breakfast, 32inch flat TV, Hot water, Bath tub, Private balcony with panoramic view, Telephone(local and International), 24hr room service,mini bar,cable channels,tea maker, and etc., Eight luxury rooms, Restaurants with panoramic view, Internet, Bar, TV room area, Villa, Private luxury vehicle to go on tours and one day trips, Private meetings and function facilities, Only 15 minutes to the city of Kandy and to the temple.on the hills of misty kandy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Richmond House Kandy

Address: 195/56 Richmond Hill Place | Heerassagala, Kandy ky20400, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: $77 - $159 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Richmond House Kandy 3*
Number of rooms: 10
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