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Polwatte House

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Polwatte Estate, Kundasale 20168, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Polwatte house is a must stay. Situated in a beautiful garden overlooking the river this original Officers' Mess is a gracious and elegant place to spend time Only 10 minutes from bustling Kandy it offers tranquility close to the action The food is exceptional and...More

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Reviewed 27 January 2017

We stayed over a week at Powatte House and enjoyed the hospitality of Andrew and his team. It's the perfect place to relax and unwind with a stunning view on the river and mountains. Get a book, sit down under a tree and time will...More

1  Thank Alex_OK2014
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I stayed at Polwatte House with 2 friends and I can't speak highly enough of the experience. I am INCREDIBLY picky about housing and I had nothing bad to say about Polwatte. Andrew was incredibly accommodating - allowing us to check in late at night...More

1  Thank Christine S
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Missed the girls this time around but wow Polwatte House and its people continue to amaze! My second visit there and I was excited to find out the place is fitted out with new rooms and washrooms ... Great to go on those walks by...More

1  Thank Dilinir A
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I enjoyed a lovely week at Polwatte House on the outskirts of Kandy. Whilst the initial purpose for choosing this accommodation centred on its proximity to the Pallekele Cricket Stadium (approximately 5 km away), I was also keen on avoiding an impersonal hotel. I enjoyed...More

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
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US$ 47 - US$ 50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$ 47 - US$ 50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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They have double rooms. You may need to ask for two rooms. So its ok to go for the shared bathroom option.
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"Ask for the new rooms! Quieter and roomier with spanky washrooms!"
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"I enjoyed staying in a double room with an adequate ensuite bathroom"
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"Excellent clean."
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"The master room has an ensuite bathroom, where as the other rooms have a bathroom that is on the other side..."
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