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    Governor's Mansion

    Ottery Estate, Dickoya 22050, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here with our two boys whilst enjoying our first trip to Sri Lanka. ...the hotel is amazing with very friendly staff and a perfect setting that overlooks incredible views. The hotel is a long way off the beaten track but it's an amazing...More

    Thank NeilJ-HongKong
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 27 March 2016

    It was a pleasure and a privilege to be of service to you. It makes it all the worthwhile when our valued guests enjoy our services and our “own brand of hospitality” We will continue to attempt to improve our services and maintain the Mansion...More

    Reviewed 20 March 2016

    After confirming directions from passerby's, we started to see the signs for gov mansion. I expected the 'where on earth are we going' from my husband but when our local driver said 'omg where are we going' I started to wonder as well. The 5...More

    Thank hhl
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 23 March 2016

    We have never been so privileged to have such a detailed review. Our valued guest does however answer her own minor queries/misperceptions herself in the review. Therefore it is not necessary for us to comment regarding the contradictions seen in the review. May I sincerely...More

    Reviewed 17 February 2016

    My sister and myself spent two nights in this wonderful colonial mansion. We can only say: FANTASTIC! Amidst an impressive hill, tea plantation and landscape scenery, the cultivated garden with old trees and flowers, the good and fresh air (no need of air conditioning), the...More

    Thank Michele_M198853
    Response from DelightedChris, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 18 February 2016

    We will always thrive to please you. So good to note that all our efforts are well appreciated by our valued guests. We will do our utmost to offer you everything you truly deserve. The word "NO" is not in our vocabulary at Governor's Collection...More

    Reviewed 23 January 2016

    We stayed for 3 nights and sorry it was not longer. Beautiful restored mansion in a stunning setting amongst the tea plantations. Loved the ambiance of the place and the attention to detail that the owners have obviously worked so hard to bring this beautiful...More

    Thank tonycoxhk
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 24 January 2016

    It was a pleasure and a privilege to be of service to you. It must be so satisfying and rewarding when our proprietors sincere efforts to restore and maintain the Mansion in its glory is well appreciated by our valued guests. Our proprietors genuinely go...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2016

    A couple of days of great relaxation, feeling at home, Butler service and being tended to whatever food and drink request. A great retreat on top of a hill on a tea plantation. We had a most wonderful experience at this nice little cosy Mansion....More

    Thank nareshshah
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 18 January 2016

    It is so satisfying to note that our valued guests have enjoyed the experience at the Governor's Mansion. Our whole ethos and philosophy is to offer nothing but a high quality of service so designed to meet with all your individual needs and wishes whilst...More

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    Amenities
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$351 - US$416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Central Province >
    • Dickoya
    • Also Known As
    • Governor`s Mansion Hotel Hatton
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    Akbar W
    25 January 2017|
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    Response from chrismanagergm | Property representative |
    Governor's Mansion is only 3 1/2 hours from Colombo international airport. This is taking it very easy and stopping for comfort breaks if you so require them. It is via a beautiful route.
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    Akbar W
    18 January 2017|
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    Response from chrismanagergm | Property representative |
    Dear Mr.Wajahat, The best answer to your question is to look at all the trip advisor reviews we have received from guests who have stayed at the Governor's Mansion in the past few months. The reviews are gleaming and we are... More
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    Anushka S
    23 December 2015|
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    Response from DelightedChris | Property representative |
    The person referred to the state of repair of the main road. Busses, cars, cyclist, pedestrians all use the road. It has been repaired by RDA and maintained for quite some time.
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