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Officers Mess Kandy

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Dining (2)
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good14%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Pool
Room Service
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Pets Allowed
A beautiful riverside home only 15 min drive from Kandy. It's nestled in one of the few remaining old coconut estates in the area and is in the perfect position to explore Kandy and the surrounding highlights or just put your feet up with a book and enjoy the peace and quiet.
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| Polwatte Estate, Kundasale 20168, Sri Lanka
4.7 miles to Polgolla Reservoir Airport
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time at Polwatte House. The location was amazing and in the mornings we used to drink tea by the river! We ate Sri Lankan food there and it was absolutely delicious! Andrew was very nice and friendly, and he helped us...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Polwatte house is a must stay. Situated in a beautiful garden overlooking the river this original Officers' Mess is a gracious and elegant place to spend time Only 10 minutes from bustling Kandy it offers tranquility close to the action The food is exceptional and...More

1  Thank Veronica O
Reviewed 27 January 2017

We stayed over a week at Powatte House and enjoyed the hospitality of Andrew and his team. It's the perfect place to relax and unwind with a stunning view on the river and mountains. Get a book, sit down under a tree and time will...More

1  Thank Alex_OK2014
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I stayed at Polwatte House with 2 friends and I can't speak highly enough of the experience. I am INCREDIBLY picky about housing and I had nothing bad to say about Polwatte. Andrew was incredibly accommodating - allowing us to check in late at night...More

1  Thank Christine S
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Missed the girls this time around but wow Polwatte House and its people continue to amaze! My second visit there and I was excited to find out the place is fitted out with new rooms and washrooms ... Great to go on those walks by...More

1  Thank Dilinir A
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Things to do
Restaurant
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Price range
US$48 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$48 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (13)
Room & Suite (5)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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They have double rooms. You may need to ask for two rooms. So its ok to go for the shared bathroom option.
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"Ask for the new rooms! Quieter and roomier with spanky washrooms!"
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"I enjoyed staying in a double room with an adequate ensuite bathroom"
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"Excellent clean."
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"The master room has an ensuite bathroom, where as the other rooms have a bathroom that is on the other side..."
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