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    Helga's Folly

    70 Rajaphilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 13 March 2016

    I am of an age that is not into the computer world, and have not ever written a review, however I as a regular visitor to the Folly, was asked to read Trip site and comment honestly, by my old friends on the staff of...More

    3  Thank Andrewanders
    Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 16 March 2016

    Dear Sir. Thank you so very much for honoring our home by choosing it to 'pop the question'! We are truly greatly honored. Thank you so very much for taking your valuable time to write your much appreciated review. So very glad that you enjoyed...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    Visiting this hotel and its artwork is a pleasure. many lobbies, halls, restaurants to explore and enjoy. However the rooms were not that nicely maintained. there was minimal light in our room since they were broken; bed was not that comfortable the bathroom was not...More

    4  Thank rezzman
    Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 8 March 2016

    Dear Madam/ Sir. We are always happy when guests understand 'our' home and able to enjoy what we offer. Very sad that your room was dark and dusty. All the bedrooms are equipped apart from the regular lighting, with at least one 7 branch crystal...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2016

    We were recommended to stay at Helgas Folly by our Swedish friend. She said if you visit Kandy Helags Folly is a must. I trust her as she frequently comes to Sri Lanka since 15 years and has lived here. She is more than right....More

    3  Thank Marie-Louise H
    Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 8 March 2016

    Dear Madam. Thank you for staying with us, and thank you too for taking your valuable time to write your lovely review, which is so very much appreciated by all the Folly family. Always a joy to have guests who are able to understand and...More

    Reviewed 6 March 2016

    Helga’s Folly” really is a unique and extraordinary place – just not in the way its management wants us all to believe… We found out about the place in a magazine write-up on Sri Lanka and it looked like a movie set from the photographs....More

    6  Thank Cylachelsea
    Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 11 March 2016

    Dear Madam/ Sir. Sorry that you were unhappy in 'our' home, which it is to many here, apart from madam Helga and her husband. Perhaps you got us confused with another place, easily done, as none of the toilets/ bathrooms are wallpapered, bar one which...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2016

    I’ve been in Sri Lanka for a few months and seen such wonderful nature & breathtaking temples but have been longing to learn more about the history of the island and be immersed in art. Thankfully I found Helga’s Folly. As the website openly states...More

    4  Thank Carly R
    Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 8 March 2016

    Dear Madam Carly. Thank you so very much for taking the time to write your lovely, warm review, which is so appreciated by all the Folly family. Always a joy to have beautiful souls who understand and able to enjoy our home, and what it...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$83 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
    • #8 Family Hotel in Kandy
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
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    • Also Known As
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    shoes1066
    5 March 2017|
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    Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
    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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    21 July 2016|
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    Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
    About 15-20 minutes.Very best from us all at Helgas Folly..
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