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    The Firs

    85/2 Upper Lake Road, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
    • Very good36%
    • Average19%
    • Poor11%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    As we arrived in Nuwara Eliya it was quite impressive! After being in the south of Sri Lanka and having beach and palms, Nuwara Eliya is a different town of Sri Lanka - but a pretty nice different part of the island! A climate like...More

    1  Thank Christoph M
    Reviewed 16 August 2017

    The Firs is a small guest house with rich history, as it was the residence of former prime minister of Sri Lanka - Mr. Senanayake. That is probably the only good thing about the Firs. There are five rooms in it - decorated in old...More

    Thank Umair_Afzal
    Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

    Cute little 5 room, 100 years old house! With all amenities you can request. The staff friendly and helpful. Dinner was a disappointment (sorry to say) but everything else was top! The garden was special! Overall a little fairytale!

    Thank Candace S
    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    We stayed at this beautiful property for only two nights, but wished we could have stayed longer! Regardless of the negative reviews about the place, we decided to stay here anyway because of how old fashioned and cozy it looked. We weren't disappointed! The location...More

    1  Thank DominicRed
    Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here as part of a two week tour of Sri Lanka and this was by far the worst hotel. The hotel seems to ride on the reputation of being the former presidents summer house but it looks like it hasn't been updated since...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$101 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    seeme02
    27 July 2016|
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    Response from NaliniM | Reviewed this property |
    FIRS is a beautiful house converted into a hotel. it does not have multiple restaurants etc. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are made to order. As for your question regarding halal meat, I would suggest that you write directly... More
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