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Thenu Rest Guest House

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  • Excellent36%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“top floor”(9 reviews)
“air con”(10 reviews)
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

We stayed for one night but was pleasant. The room was cute with an old fashioned 4 poster bed with mozzie net and good air con. The breakfast was very good with eggs, toast and fruit and is served on the terrace. The owner and...More

Thank Rhiannon L
Reviewed 26 January 2016

I booked Thenu Rest Guest House for two nights via Booking.com but the same unpleasant thing as other reviewers reported in 2013 happened to me, unfortunately. Upon arrival at Thenu Rest Guest House, I was surprisingly told to stay at another place for the first...More

1  Thank Edokko0118
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

This was my introduction to Sri Lanka and it was quite depressing. Cons: *The room was not adequate for the price. We paid $48 for one night and there were mosquitos everywhere as well as some big bugs and spiders. *Service was cold and unwelcoming....More

1  Thank tokyoesque
Reviewed 30 September 2015

$ days at Thenu, first floor front, lovely room, and easy access to the balcony. ( Bit of a shock, however, first thing in the morning when the cleaning lady started laying linen out to air on the table on the balcony right outside the...More

Thank IanD64
Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Pros: In a great spot opposite the old Dutch hospital, walking distance to entire fort, great breakfast, comfortable bed, warm showers Cons: very loud if you're facing the street + noise from the bars at Dutch hospital, linen kinda smelled like petrol....

1  Thank Rob W
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Air Conditioning
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US$ 28 - US$ 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$ 28 - US$ 38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"We loved room no.1 as it was a little smaller but right next to the veranda overlooking Hospital st."
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"Room 7 is nicer but faces the street"
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"We had the best room, first floor front double/ A/c"
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"The rooms at the top are nice but no lift, so 3 flights of stairs to carry bags up!"
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