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Nice, France
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is composed of a few bungalows around a pool in a quiet environment. The room we had was clean and offered enough space for two. Bathroom was clean. The pool is located in the garden and is nice. Service was very friendly. A great value for your money.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We stayed in Jays Hotel on 25th & 26th August 2016...We came to hotel around 1.30 early morning...The staff was very helpful..they were wokeup until we come to the hotel......Special thanks to Mr. Jayantha for the surport you gave us and also to the staff for their excellent service..... we had a great time in " Hotel Jays" and food...

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Negombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Jays is a nice boutique hotel located at Habarana. We made our first stop at Jays on our way to Passikudah, to make our trip more comfortable and less tiring. It was a well spent night. Room was spacious and clean. The ambience was serene and relaxing. This is a very nature friendly place where you feel like living in...

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Aarhus
Reviewed 25 August 2016

We stayed at Jay's for 3 nights, - had large and comfortable rooms in a nice garden. The food was excellent, especially the rice & curry buffet evening. Breakfast was delicious, and the pancakes incredibly good. The hotel is perfect for visiting Sigiriya Rock, Minneriya Nationalpark and Polowaruna, and after sight seeing it was very nice to relax at the...

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Jaysholiday, Manager at Jays Holiday Resort, responded to this review

Dear Madam Thank you so much for this wonderful vivid description and valuable comments! We are very excited to know that you loved our resort, and most importantly that you enjoyed our service and hospitality. We have forwarded your comments to our team, and we look forward to welcoming you back to our beautiful resort, and please regard your all...

Mumbai, India
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

I visited this resort for 2 days during my trip to Sri Lanka. It is located very near to the Sigiriya rock fortress. The facilities are good but any shortfall is more than made up by excellent service offered by Jay and his boys. They took care to prepare a vegetarian meal for me and even served breakfast at 11:30...

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Salt Lake City, UT
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Everything about Jay's Holiday Resort is great. The staff is wonderful and accommodating. The rooms are comfortable. You feel like you are in the jungle! The pool is fabulous. This is now a hotel I recommend to my friends planning visits to Sri Lanka. You won't be disappointed!

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 July 2016

Stayed for 2 nights here and it was a lovely hideaway. Surrounded by jungle and with plenty of greenery between the buildings means you have the feeling of being in the middle of nowhere. Service was excellent and the staff were incredibly helpful. Our room was huge as nd very clean. Dinner was excellent value. The pool was great after...

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Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Very nice place out of town with a nice garden and a swimming pool. Rooms large, clean and with all you need. The service was very prompt and all people very kind. Food was good, even if the menu for dinner is not too large. You can do birdwatching just sitting in the garden. The owner is a nice and...

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
Reviewed 30 April 2016

We started our trip in Sri Lanka with 4 nights in this hotel and it was a very good way to start. The location is very enjoyable, in the middle of the forest, with a nice pool to relax after some day excursions. We were there with our 3 years old daughter, and we recommend. The crew was absolutely lovely...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 18 April 2016

I stayed at Jays for two nights. At first, I was a little worried because my AC was not very cool, but they instantly switched my room. AC there took forever to cool off, but by morning I was FREEZING. So, be patient. Rooms are clean, but bathrooms could use an upgrade. Very old and run down. No wifi in...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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Additional Information about Jays Holiday Resort

Address: Polonnaruwa Road, Threesinghagama, Habarana 50150, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Habarana
Price Range: ₹ 3,235 - ₹ 4,381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“This place is great if you like a it of adventure”
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 of 5 bubbles simonc266, 24 Nov 2013 | Read review
“Milla Villa if you really MUST stay here........”
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“Stayed in 2 different rooms whilst I was there, both were great!”
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