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Genuine Humbugs

Meena Ella Nursery Hakgala | opposite Hakgala Botanical Gardens, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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May 7
May 8
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Overview

  • Excellent21%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
4 days ago
“Scenic Location Probably Best For Travellers With a Car or Driver!”
26 Aug 2016
“Snack ”
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Sherwood Cottage
 
The Hill Club
 
Heritance Tea Factory
 
Jetwing St. Andrew’s
 
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The location is about a 20 minute bus journey from Nuwara Eliya in a beautiful setting on the side of a mountain. There is a scattering of houses in Hakgala as well as the botanical gardens, but not much else.The bungalow is a little way...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We wanted to have strawberries and humbug is renowned and one of the few original places in Nuwara eliya. The service is good and prices was decent. What we noted was the lunch is very popular as well.

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Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine Humbugs

Thank you very much for your appreciation,and we are happy you enjoyed your meals.

Reviewed 26 January 2016

The care/restaurant here is idea for a stop for drinks or snacks on the way to or from Nuwara Eliya. It is right opposite the Hakgala botanic gardens and just a few kilometres from Gregory Lake and the main town. Humbugs serves a range of...More

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Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine Humbugs

Thank you very much for your appreciation,and good to know you enjoyer your meals

Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

It's a small hidden jem in nuwaraeliya. Strawberry and pancakes dish was amazing... Freshly made. Looking forward to visiting there again for a overnight stay. Service was quick, and efficient. Decor needs refurbishment but I enjoyed the lay back nature of the whole place.

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Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine Humbugs

Thank you very much for your review complete ,refurbishment is now in operation , it did need a face lift, please do visit again , and see the improvements. Kind regards Palitha

Reviewed 18 August 2014

No Hot water supply continously.we have inform several times about hot water problem. Mangement & the workers are trying to save the money (or the owner orded them).Overall good place. we have to think again again going there or not.

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Sherwood Cottage
 
The Hill Club
 
Heritance Tea Factory
 
Jetwing St. Andrew’s
 
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  • US$ 26 - US$ 43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"If you go with a family then get the family room. the other rooms are great as well though but smaller."
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"Room No.01"
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"Check the bathroom too and see if the hot water really works before deciding on a room."
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"Request for deluxe room that has garden view. One room even has a door that opens out to garden."
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