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Plantation Retreat Sri Lanka

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Why does Plantation Retreat only have 4 stars when it deserves 10? Sometimes it is the intangibles that make a stay great, and this was definitely true of our stay here. This is going to be a long review because I am passionate enough to write one. 1. Property: A unique eco-retreat. It's a colonial bungalow atop a hill in...

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We (2 adults and 3 kids) stayed for nights at Sarath's place and really enjoyed this authentic family-owned B&B. Lovely and always helpful hosts, amazing place, fantastic home made food! And perfect location, between Kandy and Sigirya, easy to reach with the little railway station from a walking distance. WIth Sarath you will learn a lot from real Sri Lanka......

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We booked a room via booking.com and got the confirmation by email and SMS. We are traveling on a bicycle So we arrived after 80 km in the small town 15 km before Kandy The plantation is not in the location as stated on booking.com When we called for directions we were told the room was given to someone else...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Amazing place. Love the ambiance and the concept of the log cabins. Peaceful, surrounded by trees and the mid day breeze. Highest degree of privacy and a different living setup. Ideal for solo travel or a couple. Easy to reach by train; all you have to do is walk in less than 2 minutes from the station. Food is fantastic....

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

The Plantation Retreat is the place to stay, if you want to combine the Highlights of Kandy and the surrounding areas (and also Sigiriya, Knuckles Range, Dambulla) with extremely good Sri Lankian dishes in a comfortable, quiet place and a little own hut almost right in the jungle. We stayed four nights at the Plantation Retreat and felt almost like...

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Nestled in tranquility and overlooking the Hunnasgiriya range in the hill capital is a former British planters’ bungalow now transformed into the Plantation Retreat. Small private tropical rain forest with its natural springs, fauna and flora overlooking the retreat. It has its own small Swimming Pool which is fed by a natural spring. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Plantation Retreat Sri Lanka

Address: Ellepola Estate, Pathanpaha | Wattegama, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: ₹ 2,919 - ₹ 3,055 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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