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Lake View Tourist Guest House

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paris
Reviewed 15 February 2015

We spent two nights in the cheapest room of the guesthouse (1500 rs). It was noisy ( barking dogs and wedding celebration at the resort nearby) and it could be cleaner. But people were really nice and welcoming. Location was good and it's possible to rent bikes for a cheap price.

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
Reviewed 5 February 2015 via mobile

Rooms are very basic. A lot of mosquitos,so make sure to bring repelent! Over the bed you have a mosquito net,so thats a plus. Food was ok. You can rent bicycles there. The sight are close enough,so no need for a taxi or tuk tuk. The staff is nice and helpful!

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Reviewed 15 December 2014

About 10mins walk from old bus station. Cheapest room is basic with share bathroom, but too small and not so clean. The owner is friendly, you can rent bicycle for 250rp at here too. Free wifi is an advantage but you need to go closer to the house.

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liptovský mikuláš
Reviewed 1 December 2014

We stayed in Lake View for 2 days. I would really recommend this guest house for budget travellers. The room was clean, no mosquitos and the bed was very comfortable. As I said, it is for those who have budget, don' t expect too much. The staff is very friendly, mostly two guys working in the kitchen..I had to laugh...

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Shanghai, China
Reviewed 7 November 2014

We spend one night in this guesthouse,it has run for already 20 years, the owner is a nice old man,always with smile.The room is very clean,but a little old,the hot water is small .the guesthouse is full of flowers so the garden is very beautiful.but there are so many mosquitos.Wifi is week,difficult to click,use in lobby only.

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1Thank Mexes330
Reviewed 14 September 2014

Even arriving late a night we could find a cleaning nice room. Very nice people, good food, good bikes to walk around the city. Breakfast wasn't included on the price, but one breakfast is suficiente for two persons

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Reviewed 7 September 2014 via mobile

The room we got, was a bit dark and the promised WiFi didn't work well. But owner and staff are very helpful and offer good bikes for hire at a fair price. Since its a long distance to the main sights you need them.

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Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

The Lake View is a nice place to stay during your trip in Anuradhapura. The staff was always very helpful and gave us lot of information about the city and the different ways for going further. The room was clean and big enough. We only tried two soups, they weren't very good. But it is definately a nice place to...

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Giussano, Italy
Reviewed 8 August 2014 via mobile

Cheap accomodation (also with a/c), nice and very clean room, bike rental for 250 rupies a day, care to details, lovely staff and place.....what do you want more from a guesthouse?!only ,rice and curry wasn t the best we've ever tried in sri lanka.

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Chiang Mai
Reviewed 24 June 2014

This well run and well established guest house is a 200 rupee tuk tuk ride from the station. It is reasonably close to the Ancient City, although you will need a bicycle etc to get aro. The rooms are large, mosquito nets and air con. Hot water is fine.the bathroom itself was a bit dated. There are pleasant gardens to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Lake View Tourist Guest House

Address: 4C 4 Lake Road | Harischandra Mawatha, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
Price Range: €12 - €15 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“If you want hot water in the room make sure to get a 'deluxe/superior/whatever' room.”
pearlkp, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Bovenste kamers hebben uitzicht op meer, tussen bomen door”
Talloze, 13 Apr 2015 | Read review
“try to bargain the rooms upstairs”
arthuraurelieh, 15 Feb 2015 | Read review
“We stayed on the first floor to the front of the building. Walls were very thin.”
578claireh, 18 Jan 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the upstairs bedrooms which give you a little more air on the hot days”
PeterK711, 28 Dec 2012 | Read review
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