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Helga's Folly

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#20 of 58 Hotels in Kandy
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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible9%
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

l recently returned for a weekend last month. The first floor room which l stayed in was an artistic bliss where the chorus of beautiful birds echoing against the jungle was a morning delight to wake up to. The room was exceptional clean with lovely...More

Thank Stiofán D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

So I read the reviews prior to booking this place, so I knew not to expect any sort of luxury. However, I was still left disappointed by the lack of care and attention given to this place. From the outside, the place looks like a...More

Thank xeross
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

HI, I visited HF on the 21st of this month and accidentally left my Gopro Camera behind at the Folly. The next day after getting back home in Colombo i realised that it was missing and had left it behind at HF. Immediately called them...More

Thank Fazry I
Response from Blythspirit77, other at Helga's FollyResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Mr. Fazry, Thank you from Family HELGASFOLLY on behalf of Madam Helga. We are very happy that you found you camera. We the family is always here to help. Whatever items found by our staff or handed over by another guests are safe with...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Indeed worth the trip to see what was once a flamboyant and uniquely individualised art work. We expected a blend of stylish art and curios having heard so much of the place. It is now a crumbling mausoleum. Miss Haversham springs to mind. While waiting...More

Thank Ali D
Response from Blythspirit77, other at Helga's FollyResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Sir, Thank you for your review and indeed we are very sorry that you have found this place in a total different view. All your constructive criticism is very well noted and taken up by our management. Please note that if an advance booking...More

Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Some friends we'd met at our hostel told us about this place, so we went as a group the following day. You have to pay $3 to get in or buy a drink at the bar to be able to walk around if you aren't...More

Thank Rebecca M
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Free Parking
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Free Internet
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Free Parking
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US$87 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$87 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Yes .. All reviews help us and we do take them seriously .. Thank you for your excellent site. Very best from all at the Folly.
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About 15-20 minutes.Very best from us all at Helgas Folly..
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