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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Can't say we aren't happy with what slightly chilled offers: slick and clean room/ great dinner/ lovely staff However.. 70 dollars per night! Knock 20 off that and you are pushing the upper bound of what is acceptable.. (we know other guests paid 50$ on the same night) Compared to other accommodation this is certainly got more quality.. but it...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is located close to the start of the path that leads up to Sri Pada (Adam's peak). The location is excellent with very nice views of the Sri Pada peak. However, the hotel is definately not a 3 star hotel. The room we were given did not have hot water - perhaps the reason it is called the...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good location to use as base for Adams Peak. Breakfast was delicious and served once I returned from Adams Peak around 8am. Nice to have a hot shower after the hike! The buffet dinner was very good, the best chicken I had in Sri Lanka. Most if not all rooms have a balcony with a good view of Adams Peak....

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved our stay at Slightly Chilled. We were put in one of the newer rooms at the back which was very spacious & modern. The bed was comfy & there were amazing views of Adams Peak and the river. The food was DELICIOUS. The pancakes at breakfast were so good. The customer service was all spot on and the...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you need a place to stay the night before hiking Adam's Peak or the surrounding mountains, I would highly recommend this place. The rooms are clean and big, the views from the room of the river in the valley below are nice, and the dinner buffet is diverse and tasty. The staff were also particularly helpful. If I had...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived quite late to the hotel. As this was the only place near Adam's Peak, where you could pay with mastercard, we had to stay there. They only had one room left, I assume the most expensive one (70$ per night with dinner and brekafast). It was pricy, but we can only say good things about the hotel. The...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent a night at the slightly chilled guesthouse before climbing Adams peak. Great little budget guesthouse. Lovely people, excellent evening buffet. Rooms were spotless and the best budget accommodation we have experienced in Sri Lanka. If you are doing the climb, they hold breakfast for you till you return. We highly recommend this place.

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1Thank Samvmatt
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

This is a good place to stay if you are going to climb Adam's Peak. Our room had a balcony with a brilliant view of the mountain. The room was large with a small ensuite bathroom. The shower had plenty of hot water but weak pressure. Everything was very clean. A buffet dinner was served from 6.30pm which was ideal...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Epic dinner. Good brekky. Clean room. Nice staff. AMAZING VIEW. 5min from the 'adams peak' start. We stayed directly beneath the dining room though. So we heard every step, fork and glass through the night. Not ideal. But would recommend, though felt it was a bit exxy. Though that might just be the area...

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London
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

It's hard to fault Slightly Chilled as their rooms were spotless and dinner and breakfast were both included in the booking fee which was very reasonable in the first place! They also arranged a taxi for us to the train station at Hatton. The only slight grumble was that our room was down four flights of stairs which after hiking...

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Relax and let your soul truly unwind in the Slightly Chilled Guest House (formerly Yellow House). Gayantha and Nirasha will make a great memory of your trip to Sri Lanka. Great service, great rooms and great Sri Lankan hospitality! Adam's Peak should be part of your trip in Sri Lanka! ... more   less 

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Address: Adam's Peak, Dalhousie, Nallathanniya 22070, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nallathanniya
Price Range: £46 - £59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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Slightly Chilled Hotel Dalhousie
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“All the rooms are basic, but spotless and great value”
 of 5 bubbles Samvmatt, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with a view are always great. But avoid staying on the level directly below the dining room. You hear it all.”
 of 5 bubbles gmewhite, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the place. We were in one of the newer rooms and it was horrific, i dread to think what the older ones are like”
 of 5 bubbles SparklingEms, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The house is built into the side of a mountain. Get a room on the top floor. Best view of Adam's Peak.”
 of 5 bubbles UschP, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“if you get a room on a high floor in the original block you can access the Wi-Fi in reception.”
 of 5 bubbles wh0wants2kn0w, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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