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Genuine Humbugs

Meena Ella Nursery Hakgala | opposite Hakgala Botanical Gardens, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
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“Scenic Location Probably Best For Travellers With a Car or Driver!”
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Reviewed 27 August 2012

There was Only 1 waiter for the service so it has a slow service but food is very very tasty.very close to haggala gardens.max 20m from humbugs.also has multiple strawberry dishes available.we stayed in the bunglow for 2 nights Rs 25000 per day.

Thank Apexpredator
Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 25 February 2013

Thank you very much, and we have now refurbished the whole bungalow

Reviewed 25 August 2012

We stayed at the Genuine Humbugs Bungalow. The original structure was built in 1817. It has a British Raj feel to it... The lawn, veg garden, well and the pond enhance the beauty around. The sunrise and other views around the bungalow is breathtaking. A...More

2  Thank Damanjit K
Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 25 February 2013

Thank you very much .

Reviewed 3 August 2012

very nice fresh strawberry drink and the shake looked even better. Meal was good as well. nice outlook and you can eat out the back on verandah or down in garden. We had the usual rice and curry. The only drawback is that you can...More

1  Thank mcb5022
Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 25 February 2013

Thank you very much for your comments

Reviewed 22 June 2012

Humbugs is a hidden gem in Sri Lanka; one that should not be missed during a visit to Nuwara Ellya, Horton Plains, or the Hukgala gardens. The rooms are spacious, clean, and comfortable. The food is excellent with strawberry delights to savor. But the best...More

5  Thank Nilmini H
Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 25 February 2013

Thank you very much for your comments, and happy you enjoyed

Reviewed 28 March 2011

I took my family to Humbugs which was recommended by a friends. My kids really enjoyed the garden. The place was beautiful, the view from our room was quite amazing. The rooms were clean and the food was really good. One thing which made us...More

3  Thank Ishini81
Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 25 February 2013

Thank you for your comments, and happy you enjoyed

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  • US$26 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • 10
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  • Sri Lanka >
  • Central Province >
  • Nuwara Eliya
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  • Genuine Humbugs Hotel Nuwara Eliya
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"If you go with a family then get the family room. the other rooms are great as well though but smaller."
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"Check the bathroom too and see if the hot water really works before deciding on a room."
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"Request for deluxe room that has garden view. One room even has a door that opens out to garden."
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