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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This Villa has nice clean rooms, very friendly staff, free coffee or tea anytime and breakfast is included in the price. So far best value for money in Sri Lanka. For breakfast they served eggs, sausages, bread, butter, jam accompanied by some fruit and tea or coffee. You get what you pay for. Don't go to this hotel if you...

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York, England
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm surprised by some of the glowing reviews I see for FoRest Villa. It's a newish hotel, and the manager and staff mean well, but they are not (in my experience) very competent, which is reflected in very hit-and-miss, slightly in your face and often pretty poor service. Quite possibly everything the positive reviewers say is true for them, but....no...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had one of the best time of our lives with the Forest Villa staff. Very caring and thoughtful people who even invited us at their Xmas barbecue. Hard to believe you could be disappointed. Huge thanks to them for this wonderful time on our honeymoon!

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Thank ChrisEdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016

The staff were super friendly and helpful. Ranjan went the extra mile to prepare the breakfast we needed. The cleanliness is exceptional. We felt very welcome. The only downside was a bit of noise downstairs when people were talking as the hall has an echo. I think this could be remedied if they have some carpets on the floor. Will...

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Thank Ruth S
Campinas, SP
Reviewed 23 November 2016 via mobile

This place was a great surprise! The rooms are big and clean the the bathrooms are very nice and modern. The staff is also very talkative and willing to help. The chef who makes the breakfast does a great job cooking. We were very happy to find a place like this, a true good experience.

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Thank bruna721
Reviewed 10 August 2014

City was full due to Esala and prices higher everywhere But we found Forest villa very different from what was advertised in internet. The Place was very dirty, room and toilet. Nice location, out of the crowded city center But our room was very noisy as there was always somebody talking loudly downstairs. I wouldn't Book it again

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Thank Antonio X M
Madurai, India
Reviewed 17 December 2013

We booked the whole place in November for family and friends attending a wedding in Kandy. The manager Ranjith was very friendly and did his best to make our stay a memorable one. The chef and care taker Danushka were amazing . Always a smile . You could get a Auto Rickshaw easy from here. When you don't find it....

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1Thank SDAA-4S
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 13 February 2013

Rajith, the hotel manager is a cool dude. Always smiling and very helpful. Nimesh, the cook does a top job in the kitchen. The rooms were clean and ours was pretty big. It's a little bit out of the way, perched up on the top of the hill but it is super peaceful up there. We fell asleep each night...

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Thank Flolly
Reviewed 4 January 2013 via mobile

Sewer gas coming up through the drain, 1 sheet on the bed (ask for and got a 2nd), ridiculous large furniture that you did not want to touch, and mothballs in the armoire that were foul. Even at $60 this was a horrible place.

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1Thank AlanKr
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 11 October 2012

very good, comfortable, clean, for a budget traveler this is an exceptional bed and breakfast, ideal for long walks, close to the city centre, and travel connections to other cities way to go Madani and Team.

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Forestvilla, Hotel Manager at FoRest Villa, responded to this review

Dear Sabry, Thanks a lot for taking your time to write about FoRest Villa Hotel in TripAdvisor, it was great having you here and serving you our best... Looking forward to welcoming you at FoRest Villa whenever you visit kandy... Thanks a lot once again for your lovely review Thanks & Best Regards, Madani

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
It is a paradise nestled amidst the sun-kissed tropical hillside, covered with thick lush green lawns and offers an arresting view of the cascading crystalline sparkling waters, giving a fantastic and rejuvenating atmosphere to your stay.The Villa has an enviable location in the heart of the city and provides a unique experience of wow service. The intimate villa is in complete contrast to its sub-urban surroundings. During the stay, some of the city's coolest attractions like, The Temple of Tooth, Lakes, Peradeniya Botanical Garden, Temples and, etc., are all easily accessible.Stay at Forest Villa Hotel Kandy to feel the convenience of your vacation at a very reasonable price. It's a beautiful hotel in Kandy-Sri Lanka. ... more   less 

Additional Information about FoRest Villa

Address: 185 B, Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: ₹ 1,637 - ₹ 2,728 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — FoRest Villa 1*
Number of rooms: 5
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“there are two kinds of rooms, Master En-Suite and Standard Double, Go for Master En-Suite Rooms because they are with attached bathrooms”
 of 5 bubbles Dilum, 21 Nov 2011 | Read review
“Please be informed that there are rooms with attached and common bathrooms. Also there is no minibar in hotel but they kindly supply whateve”
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