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    Helga's Folly

    70 Rajaphilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          11 - 15 of 451 reviews

          Reviewed 27 April 2017

          We came to visit this hotel only, not staying here for the night, but the place is lovely and funky, I love the old newspaper cuttings and the sofas there, the decorations are simply extraordinary, I guess we would stay here if we could choose.

          1  Thank PazuKong
          Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 28 April 2017

          Thank you from Family HELGASFOLLY for the nice review. You are WELCOME to stay here the next time you visit Sri Lanka and we hope it will be soon. We are always determined to make everyone's visit and stay a pleasant one.

          Reviewed 24 April 2017

          Firstly the good news. Helga's is a very interesting, perhaps unique place. We did not stay at the hotel, and am pleased we did not. I cannot give a report but would listen to others on TA who complain of a lack of cleanliness, disrepair...More

          Thank RichTea547
          Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 25 April 2017

          Dear Sir, Thank you very much for spending your valuable time to comment on Tripadvisor. We are very sorry that you had a bad experience with the food here while you were trying to have a pleasant holiday in Sri Lanka. We at HELGASFOLLY take...More

          Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

          My partner and I were recommend this place and we were not disappointed! The hotel was unlike any other, with every corner filled with amazing things. We only ate dinner eat, but were allowed to look all around the hotel. The hotel is a little...More

          Thank Jessica S
          Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 24 April 2017

          Thank you for your valuable comment. The members of HELGASFOLLY family are always determined to make each and everyone of our guests welcome and feel the extraordinary vibes of this unique place. And in the meantime make them feel at home. Encouraging and commenting of...More

          Reviewed 17 April 2017

          It's completely crazy. Completely mad. It's just an extraordinary piece of art. While WE struggle to match cushion covers with our sofa at home or simply a self-coloured shirt to a boring pair of pants, the owner/decorator of Helga's Folly, HELGA DE SILVA BLOW PERERA...More

          1  Thank Charith D
          Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 20 April 2017

          Thank you for your high spirited review. Yes indeed, this is a place where importance has been given for creation. Even if it is a stay over or a short visit, The HELGASFOLLY team's intention is to make it unforgettable and pleasant. Thank you again...More

          Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

          This was our umpteenth visit and we weren't disappointed. Helga's is the only reason we come to Sri Lanka . The place has a magical atmosphere created by Helga and her loyal staff over many years. With a new dynamic manager just installed I am...More

          1  Thank redvanmorrison
          Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 8 April 2017

          Thank you so much for visiting us and taking your precious time to write your lovely review about our home, which it is not only to Madam Helga and her husband, but to all the loyal staff who work here. Being able to make you...More

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          • US$ 86 - US$ 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
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          the responses to the reviews are very generic however some of the reviews are very different does the feedback get taken seriously by the owners to make a difference ?
          5 March 2017|
          Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
          Yes .. All reviews help us and we do take them seriously .. Thank you for your excellent site. Very best from all at the Folly.
          Martin P
          Hello Helga. Your place look amazing. Would you be able to accomodate a couple and one very well behaved 4 year old future artist? How long would it take to walk to Esala on the main street? Cheers. Martin.
          21 July 2016|
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          Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
          About 15-20 minutes.Very best from us all at Helgas Folly..
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