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Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Thisara for 2 nights. What can you expect for 45 euros for 2 nights for 2 persons. The room is nothing special, but ok. The bedlinnen and towels are clean. There is a fan and a mosquitonet. The bathroom was ok and had a warm shower. The food they serve was good. Breakfast was simpel but nice....

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Abuja, Nigeria
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Room: everything there but it really needs a refurbishment. Nice semi-private terrace. Location: away from the main city so needs a tuktuk, but given the spread out nature of the town we think that is normal. Right next to a paddy field, which is very pleasant for a read and a beer. (They put out mosquito coils, but you might...

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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Get on if the rooms overlooking the paddy fields. The birds (and bats at night!) you can see in the garden and over the fields are great. Evening meals here are lovely. Basic rice and curry but nicely done (the veggie one at least). Breakfast is ok but nothing special. The room was a little shaby and the drains smelt...

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Thank Richard A
Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

In my opinion an ok stay altogether but my companions were less pleased. A rickety sink in the bathroom and quite rich in number of bugs. But an ok distance from city and the ancient city (we rented bikes and used them as transportation during the whole stay).

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Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

The staff was friendly and helpfull. But the room was worn down and not specially clean. (Dead cockroaches under the bed) also the cracks in the Windows was fixed with cardboard. Sink was loose from the wall in the bath room and was inhabited by frogs during the night. Not to far from the town and they provided us with...

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Thank Fredrik P
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

2 night stay Great location, a few minutes walk to the Main Street of town. Situated with views onto a rice paddy, much quieter and calmer than being right in town. Bicycles available to rent, under 10min bike ride to Polonarruwa ruins Staff lovely and accomodating Room and bathroom were clean, bright and airy. Including a mosquito net. Breakfast is...

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Reviewed 27 September 2016

Set down a little road off the main drag down near Devi Tourist Home. We stayed in a room in the owners house so I can't speak to the quality of the majority of the rooms but our room was lovely with a double bed and twin bed, mosquito nets and a solid padlock on the door. The owner was...

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Thank Dan M
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The rooms were very nice, with a view on the beautiful garden, good beds, everything was working ok. This is a very quiet place, unlike other hotels we have experienced in Sri Lanka. The owners are very kind and helpful. I recomment eating there as well in the evening, the buffet is good with plenty of dishes to choose from,...

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Thank Philippe A
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Positives: Located very close to centre. Free bikes. Good air con. Good wifi. Clean enough. Mosquito nets. Free bikes. Friendly & helpful staff. Breakfast is great (French toast, eggs, fruit, tea). Averages: Room appearence, dinner is a buffet selection of rice, salads, chicken, curries. Negatives: Quite a lot of mosquitoes in room upon arrival but windows had been left open....

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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for 1 night so that we could visit Polonnaruwa site. The guest house is just a few minutes walk on the edge of town and very easy to get to. The room was quite large and clean with AC and fan. Bathroom was basic (bring your own loo roll) but very clean. The setting of the guest house...

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Polonnaruwa Thisara Guest House offers great service, with full optional guest rooms, coupled with modern amenities, exciting adventures choices for a multi-dimensional experience. Located close to the heart of the Polonnaruwa town amidst in an eye catching environment and the Central Business District, Also situated close to the Ancient city of polonnaruwa and Minneriya,Kaudulla National parks. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thisara Guest House

Address: New Town Road | Old Town, Polonnaruwa 51000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa
Price Range: $18 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Thisara Guest House 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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