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Almere, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

A little bit hard to reach by car due to the steep hill. The room was very comfortable but we were annoyed by the neighbors dog who kept barking early in the morning. Despite above stated, the exceptional view made our stay very nice. Also the dinner curry was the best I had in Sri Lanka!!

Thank mexikanita
2761Sue, Owner at The Change, responded to this review

dear sir madam thank u for the lovely words. it will be very helpful for our future clients . and we are really sorry about the dogs .there not our dogs there from next house.it happens very rear . we are from the change kandy srilanka anura More 

Singapore, Singapore
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43 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

This is a great hotel. I loved staying here!! It's up on a hilltop and a ways from the city but it's worth the drive to and from town to stay here. There was hot water, clean room, fabulous breakfast, drivers lodgings, and a pool! The staff was extremely friendly, helpful and eager to get you anything you needed to... More 

Thank Kathy G
2761Sue, Owner at The Change, responded to this review

dear sir madam i want to thank u for the beautiful review .it will be a big help for us . thank u staff and the owner anura More 

Delhi, Delhi, India
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 May 2016

I visited Kandy about 2 weeks ago. From the moment I stepped into the hotel, I was charmed by it. The lovely colours, the tastefully yet simply done dining room and the pretty pieces of pottery all around made it an experience to cherish and remember. This was a place with a difference. The room had every amenity, and the... More 

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2761Sue, Owner at The Change, responded to this review

dear sir madam thank u very much for the beautiful words .nice to here that and it is a very big help for our new looking clients. thank u owner anura and staff the change srilanla kandy More 

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54 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 April 2016

We enjoyed staying here,very comfortable and free driver accomodation and meals for our driver.Kandy was very noisy and chaotic so we loved the total peace and quiet of this guest house.The swimming pool was just bliss, sparkling clean and a welcome surprise.The owner was very hospitable and kind.We had to leave very early to travel to a wedding so cancelled... More 

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Bangkok, Krung Thep, Thailand
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9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2016

If you're looking for a quiet, reasonably priced and secluded place in the hills, this is the right hotel. We stayed 2 nights and enjoyed every bit of it. The staff is very friendly and helpful in organizing drivers. The view is fantastic and the food is awesome!

Thank Ian A
Brussels, Belgium
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19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2016

The place is charming neat and clean. Nice and comfortable rooms. A bit far from the main road. The breakfast is good. The owner is nice and very helpful. Free accommodation for the driver. Very good for the price.

Thank yarakr
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 April 2016

I was originally booked for one night at this lovely gem and decided to extend my visit by one day. Accommodations were perfect for my needs and the food was good. The staff were lovely and extremely hospital. Being a single female traveler I felt safe and comfortable. Definitely plan to return.

Thank Barbara J
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

On top of the hills in a quiet place...you only hear the monks singing. Beautiful. Nice view over Kandy. Small pool to refresh. Nice, clean rooms. Good, simple breakfast. Rice and Curry is really really good!!! Very helpful with our two small kids (1&3years old).Friendly Staff.

Thank Sandra V
Milan, Italy
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2016

If you want to stay a little outside of the busy Kandy roads this is the place to be. Nice atmosfere & great view from the Hotel and Garden over Kandy and surrounding Hills. Nice Food and great Landlord that takes care of your issues, in our case laundry and a little stress on our arrival where no issue after... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Lovely balcony rooms, which look out over the town if you lean your head a bit. Friendly family team run this place. The rooms are really large with showers and well furnished. Wildlife and strays run across the roof but it's all a pleasant experience. The hotel is in what feels like a converted house. It has really decent little... More 

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Additional Information about The Change

Address: Green Hill, Block 56, Heeressagala, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: ₹ 3,420 - ₹ 3,967 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Ask for one over looking Kandy hills”
 of 5 bubbles S7121SAmichelleo, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Wi fi is dodgy in the hills, this was better than other places but not constitent. Only really matters if you really you need it”
 of 5 bubbles dano71, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms have better views and privacy”
 of 5 bubbles sprabs, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All are good.”
 of 5 bubbles lilua_12, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“This is a very solid, comfortable,well furnished house and as far as I could tell all the rooms had expansive views from private balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles mama2227, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
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