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The Ficus Grove Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The house is beautiful, traditionally built, only 4 bedrooms, lovely atmosphere, large cool rooms, hot showers. Jayanthi is the perfect host - friendly and welcoming, really helpful and such a good cook!! The pool is very welcome after a long hot day.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Ficus grove 3 nights and loved the personal feel, the peacefull atmosphere and spacious rooms. Kids loved the pool and the owner showed us her cooking every night. Food was so nice. Highly recommended.

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were invited to a business lunch here so had a good chance to look around the place and sample the food. It is a delightful, welcoming bungalow. Rooms are basic but clean. The place has a really pretty garden, a pool and a front terrace. The food was delicious - simple but good Sri Lankan rice and curry. We...

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Reviewed 21 October 2016

We were a group of 10, spend 1 night at The Ficus Grove in October 2016. We had brought all our food and drink to be prepared at the place. The food we bought had been partially gone missing, I don't know how because it was all kept in the kitchen and refrigerator of the house owner and we didn't...

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7Thank Praveen N
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

It's not Only the charming enviroment, nice rooms, beautiful garden... Even the pool. The Owner is the most adorable person in Sri Lanka, that you will love 5 minutes after arriving there. Incredible cooker that even made us a Sri Lanka cooking master class. Don't miss it, you'll earn a grandmother far from home

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Just spent 3 nights there as a family. Habarana is a great location to see many of the local attractions. The place has 3/4 rooms and is very quiet. Plenty of hot water and nice showers. Open plan lounge and yes there are mossies about but the owner sorts the rooms with protectors. Lovely pool out the back which was...

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1Thank PaulMM1234
Ireland
Reviewed 13 April 2016

We stayed for 1 night (Dec 2015) of our sri lankan tour and wished we could have stayed longer. This was the most wonderful homestay situated in the middle of the jungle with the elephants not too far away! The host was very welcoming and only too happy to help in trying to assist us (we hadn't brought the correct...

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Porto, Portugal
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at The Ficus Grove. It is located very close to Habarana, which is a very good location to explore Sigiryia, Polonawura, Ritigala and the National Parks around. We arrived late in the afternoon taking a refreshing bat on the swiming pool, and eating a lovely and tasty home made rice and curry provided by the owner....

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 23 March 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night as there was an error with my online booking at the other corner. The same parent company runs both establishments and they put me up for one night at the ficus grove guesthouse. The FGGH is a traditional style Sri Lankan home run by a charming and lovely woman who will bend over backwards to...

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Sri Jayawardenepura, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 29 February 2016

We felt really at home during our three day stay enjoying pre dinner drinks on the verandah. The rear of Ficus Grove has a vey pleasant and a small swimming pool. Our host, Jayanthi was very helpful and friendly but also an exceptional cook. I highly recommend this bungalow..

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  • Free Parking
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Address: Anuradhapura Habarana Road, The Ficus Grove, Habarana, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Sigiriya
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms available are nice.”
 of 5 bubbles SandraLivingstone, 27 Sep 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms lead off the communal areas.”
 of 5 bubbles meganc893, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Each of the three rooms are large and equally quiet. The property is large so the rooms are far away from the road noise and with so few guests there is never noise from the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles Minkster56, 27 Sep 2014 | Read review
“Select the rooms at the back of the property”
 of 5 bubbles eshana2013, 9 Nov 2013 | Read review
“We had one of the rooms at the front with a window overlooking the garden- which was lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles JMH4, 23 Oct 2012 | Read review
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