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    Helga's Folly

    70 Rajaphilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Traveller (475)
    Dining (85)
    Room & Suite (57)
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good22%
    • Average6%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible9%
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    “madame helga” (45 reviews)
    “family history” (19 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Family Rooms
    Laundry Service
    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 4 September 2017 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 4 weeks 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 September 2017

    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 4 weeks 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

    Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

    I host a surprise bridal shower for my sister at Helga's Folly. I choose this place because i know my sister will be surprised even being at Helga's. The interior, heritage every element of it add value to our tea party. The guests were thrilled...More

    Thank Melizx
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear Ms. Melizx, Thank you from the management and staff of HELGASFOLLY for your kind review. We the HELGASFOLLY family do our best to cater to the liking of all our guests whether it is an occasion, a stay over or just a visit. We...More

    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    I spent 2 nights in Helga's Folly Hotel and felt it such a treat after all these boring places that all look the same. Here is a place full of character and whimsical surprise. The air condition might not be state of the art but...More

    2  Thank ElsemarieMaletzke
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 24 August 2017

    Dear Madam, Thank you very much for the kind and poetic review. This is a place for people who would very much like to spend time away from the chaotic and the mechanical world and to bring the artistic and poetic feelings within them. "Step...More

    Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

    If you are a traveller who wants and expects all the 5 star trimmings like tv, mini bar, room service etc, Helga's Folly is not the place for you. I think that the 'negative' reviews are due to these kinds of expectations. If you are...More

    2  Thank Stanleythemanly
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 23 August 2017

    Dear Sir, Our sincere thanks from Family HELGASFOLLY for the true to the heart and wonderful review. Correctly mentioned that this is not a place for who, who expect a 5 star trimming. And we have mentioned this on our profile too. This is a...More

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    • Location
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    5 March 2017|
    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.
    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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