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The Planter's Hotel

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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good20%
  • Average41%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible3%
2 Aug 2014
“Tastefully refurbished and furnished colonial bangalow”
15 Mar 2014
“An old mansion which can be done better”
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Reviewed 2 August 2014

After a disastrous eight high drive through eighteen hair pin bends from mahiyanganaya to Kandy at 1 am during amongst worst earth slips ,We choose to call this place out of random. The owner himself answered at the dead of the night and took us...More

Thank Prasanna A
Reviewed 15 March 2014

We didn't choose this hotel but it was recommended by the lady where we stayed for the previous night. I tried to think of good things about it and I do agree that this place, if allowed with some renovation and design or the staff...More

1  Thank Pingping C
Reviewed 9 March 2014

We stayed for one night in PLanter's Hotel. The staff was lovely, and gave us plenty of advices and recommandations. Rooms are spacious. The hotel is set a little apart from the town, on the hills. It is very quiet, surrounded by the forest. Nice...More

1  Thank Thomas L
Reviewed 6 March 2014 via mobile

The Planters Hotel is situated around a five minute walk from the Kandy Lake and around 30-40 minites to walk into the centre of town. Its location is up a steepish hill and offers little or no view of the lake. The building has a...More

Thank howa167
Reviewed 16 February 2014

This moderately priced ex-colonial mansion may be a little past its prime but it still has a sense of grandeur & style of a previous generation which permeates the picturesque town of Kandy in the mountains behind Colombo. Situated a little beyond the end of...More

Thank Reg N
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Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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"room upstairs & at the front was great location - a view, light, verandah(s) ..."
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"Try to ask for a room with a view on the front side"
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"Looking at the hotel, the two rooms on the first floor, either side of the meal terrace."
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"Avoid room 16. The quiter rooms are at the back of the hotel and these are generally the ones with air..."
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