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Villa 49

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 15 April 2016

What more can I say after all the previous reviews. We are just leaving this morning after a 2 night stay. The family who run the villa are lovely and welcoming. The staff are friendly and helpful. The rooms are very good -we are staying in the rooftop room and the view of the mountainside, whilst drinking a cold beer,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We were made to feel very welcome during our two day stay. Asanka and his team went out of their way to make us feel at home. Our spacious room which was on the top floor was surrounded by a wrap-around terrace and offered great views. Shanani had to be away during our stay but called us from Colombo to...

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Thank annaandjohn2014
Reviewed 9 April 2016

We stayed for 2 nights at the Villa 49 in Kandy. The hosts are very friendly and even arranged a breakfast package when we left to Sigiriya at 5 in the morning. Our room was very clean and we had a beautiful view from our big private balcony. Also the Rice&Curry dinner is very good.

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Thank Daniel G
Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 9 April 2016

Wonderful, helpful, friendly owner who was so thoughtful and caring. Ensured we had a great time at her place and in Kandy. The staff was very courteous and personable. The room was beautiful (we had the top floor) with excellent air conditioning (very hot there). Great location close to the lake but far enough where you don't here the noise....

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 April 2016

My husband and i stayed at Villa 49 in March 2016 and loved it. It is located at the end of lake from which you could walk to local restaurants, hotel and into town to the attractions. Or it is a short 2-300 reupee ride in a tuk tuk. The villa itself is over 3 or 4 levels on the...

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Thank Karen H
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 April 2016 via mobile

This is a great little hotel in the b&b style with a nice breakfast in the dining room opening onto a small garden. The hotel is good value and the rooms are good size with small ensuite. It may be difficult to find as it is up the driveway for number 47. Close to the lake and centre of Kandy.

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Thank Dippa64
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Great spot at the top of the lake, about 15 minutes walk from the centre. Shanani, the hostess, was excellent in every way including organising our trip to Sigiriya and pick-up from the airport. Room was comfortable and spacious, with good air con, hot water, TV and fridge. Excellent home-cooked curry on first night - highly recommended.

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Thank LesFlaneurs
Reviewed 8 March 2016 via mobile

A clean place with good size rooms. Nice host who served and excellent breakfast with variation. Speedy wi-fi and help with tuktuks. We had the room with the giant balcony where the views were amazing. The location is perfect slightly separated from downtown buzz and lakeside traffic.

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Thank Michaela Z
Delfgauw, The Netherlands
Reviewed 1 March 2016

The seven days we stayed in villa 49 were great, especially the personal attention of Mrs. Shanani and her staff. Always a friendly chat at breakfast and when we came back to the hotel. This is the added value compared to a hotel. They serve a lovely breakfast with special homemade jams and snacks, such as pancakes. Highly recommended, good...

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Halesworth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

Would have loved to have been able to stay for far longer than I could.The room that I had was beautifully furnished,exceptionally clean and comfortable,all the things that one looks for in a hotel but rarely finds.Breakfast which I choose to have in the garden was a feast,really cannot recommend Villa 49 enough.The couple who own this are so helpful...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa 49 is a private and luxurious home away from home situated centrally beside the lake in the heart of Kandy city. Our tranquil environment allows our guests to relax while enjoying exceptional personalized service. Step outside of the residence and you are beside the lake within a 10 minute walk to the Temple of the Tooth and the center of the city. It is also a Sri Lanka Tourist Board approved property. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa 49

Address: No. 49 Louis Peiris Mw, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: $112 - $141 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Villa 49 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“we had room seven which met all our requirements, if you want twin beds all you have to do is ask,they will sort it”
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“Ask for the top room for a great view!”
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