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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Such an amazing, tranquil, beautiful place. The staff were beyond professional. We loved every minute and would go back in a heartbeat. Golf was excellent and the caddies were very professional, knowledgable and polite. Thank you to Ajith and all your staff for an unforgettable "Clingendael Experience". We hope to visit you again.

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rkokshoorn, Director of Sales at Clingendael, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind and inspiring positive review of our property and services. That is what keeps us motivated to continue to try to excel. We indeed hope you and/ or your friends will visit Clingendael again soon. Warm regards from the Clingendael Team.

Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 16 days traveling around Sri Lanka. The Clingendael was the highlight of our accommodations. It is located in a remote area outside of Kandy. When our driver dropped us off, we stood on the steps staring at the beauty and tranquility of the place. I believe there are only 5 rooms. It is an older place with a...

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Thank you for your kind review of our facilities and staff services. Dignified Servitude is the guiding light for our Team, who's individual members are all trying to contribute in what Clingendael strives for: To excel in providing a quality service of bygone days: "Colonial Splendour". We hope to be able to welcome you and/or your friends here again at...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited Sri Lanka and one of our stops was Kandy. Although the Clingindael is not situated in Kandy and is quite remote - this is also the magic of the resort as well. There is little that you go without at Clingindael. The staff - in particular the host, Ajith, makes everything possible - and spectacular. He goes...

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Thank you for your kind, most rewarding for our Team, positive review of our hotel ambiance and services. We also took note of your preference to have a choice of female and male masseurs. Clingendael being a 5 suite room only hotel is indeed currently only having a female masseuse and we regret that we could not, in this respect,...

Bali, Indonesia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had an amazing time in Sri Lanka topped by a 2 day stay at this beautiful home. The owner came n had coffee with us and regaled us with fabulous stories of his life in Sri Lanka. He rents out his gorgeous home, and oh! What a fabulous home. Every detail has been seen to with meticulous detail. Gorgeous...

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Thank you. Thank you. We enjoyed having you as our guests and would love to welcome you again in the near future. Our Team will continue to do their utmost to provide all who visit us with the best of service of bygone days that Sri Lanka has to offer. Colonial Splendour of the 1920's. Safe travels for you. All...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Clingendael in the highlands of Sri Lanka is an absolutely gorgeous place to stay. Perched atop the hills it offers stunning views across the valley. Built within a golf community it is an ideal spot for those who like to have a round. Each room is unique in design and outfitted with style and attention to every detail. Bath products...

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We indeed would sincerely hope to be able to welcome you on the next occasion of your next planned visit to Clingendael and then for a week. rest assured we will try to be the best one can be to again pamper you as all of our guests deserve when booking a stay at Clingendael. Bespoke service of bygone days...

Bridport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 March 2017

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 5 February 2017

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 18 August 2016

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“I like the upstairs rooms better. They have better light.”
Cassidy266, 16 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Each room is unique”
pasupathys, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are only 5 rooms, so i am sure they are all just as fantastic as the one we stayed in!!”
SeanTayl0r, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
“We had the master suite which was perfect for us and our two daughters, 12 and 6.”
SingaporeKiwi72, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Not a bad room in the house.”
jdcstl, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
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