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    Helga's Folly

    70 Rajaphilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent55%
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    Free Internet
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    1 - 5 of 468 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Go there for a look around and a drink $5 for a lion beer or a glass of red. Don't stay as it's unclean, blood on the sheets thick dust under the bed and the bathrooms need serious work. See attached photos

    Thank martin s
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Whilst the concept of the hotel is great I would not recommend staying here. Rooms are tired and could do with a refresh. Overpriced breakfast not included ($10 each) and dinner ($20) when Garden Café just down the road is offering evening meals for ($2)!...More

    Thank SelenaHa
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Selena H, Thank you for the review and your concerns about this place. We appreciate very much the comments of yours. as for the prices I would like to mention kindly that the meals here are prepared to a special recipe and is a...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We called here for a drink and a look around. The beer was expensive but it was worth paying it to just have a look around the ground floor and the first floor. There was a member of staff cleaning the floor with an industrial...More

    Thank ElaineG32
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Ms. Elaine G, Thank you for the compliments given to the staff and thank you too for highlighting the negative aspects of the place. The present management is seriously concentrating on the maintenance and are attending to the same to uplift the property in...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel contains numerous paintings, portraits, furniture and art pieces that are really hard to come by. The first impression every traveller would get is confusion but after staying a while you get used to the unique paintings on each wall and ceiling. The rooms...More

    Thank Rookie T
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Rookie T, Thank you for your review and the recommendations. We take any comments/ recommendations from our valued guests seriously. The management is concentrating on the improvements of the rooms and is thankful for reviews like yours. Yes, as you have mentioned it is...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I didn't stay at this hotel, but visited it to just look around. This hotel is very weird, in a good way. The interior is excessive and overwhelming. Very interesting to see!The hotel looked abandoned and dusty, I wouldn't want to stay in it.More

    Thank HannekeLeonie
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Ms. Henneke Leonie, Than you for your review and yes indeed this place is weird in a good way. It is a place of a difference and definitely will make you relax. Sorry about the abandoned feeling you got. Probably it could have been...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$88 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
    • #8 Family Hotel in Kandy
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    shoes1066
    5 March 2017|
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    Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
    Yes .. All reviews help us and we do take them seriously .. Thank you for your excellent site. Very best from all at the Folly.
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    Martin P
    21 July 2016|
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    Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
    About 15-20 minutes.Very best from us all at Helgas Folly..
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    "Look out for the monkeys!"
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