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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here a couple of nights and were a little disappointed. Rooms are ok but the owners were rather pushy with their own trips. Pricing for food was also rather vague when asked. Be careful to close the windows - monkeys can be problematic!! There is a huge hotel next door which has a loud club on the roof...

Thank S G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice and clean place. Good location away from the busy main road. We went on a trekking tour organized by the guy downstairs. We were very satisfied with the guide and the trekking experience. Recommended.

Thank Frida L
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We spend 2 days at Expeditor Inn and enjoyed our stay. We travel with our 14 months old son and it was also a friendly place for him. Hospitality was great, we loved the lady of the house. She gave us great advice where to go and how to bargain at some places. As greedy Dutch we loved that. Only...

Thank Rick L
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This is a nice guesthouse with no thrills. The owner was a nice lady who was very welcoming and helpful, she advised us on several different travel options to depart from Kandy. There was also a nice friendly guy called Ravi, who was very friendly and helped as much as he could (given the language difference). The guesthouse itself is...

Thank Liam D
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We had a very straightforward stay. The rooms had doubled in price from that quoted in our rough guide to Sri Lanka (was 2500r now 5000r) which seemed quite a big jump but also seemed quite comparable with other local guest houses. Our room was comfortable.

Thank JKL439
Melbourne Australia
Reviewed 5 August 2016

This lovely guesthouse very close to the town (approx. 10 min walk) and very close to Kandy Lake. This was our second time to visit to the Expeditor Inn with my wife and our 16 year old daughter. It has had new rooms added since last visit and new rooms upstairs now completed with even better views up on the...

Thank GerardPaul
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our 2 nights here! Despite what the reviews say we found the owners to be very friendly and helpful. Our room was great value for money and had everything we needed. We didn't eat there but had dinner at the nearby No Name restaurant which was nice. Would recommend this guest house if you're on a budget!

Thank livdougy
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This guest house is conveniently located on Saranankara Road which goes uphill from Kandy lake. It takes LKR 250 from the train station to reach this place by tuk-tuk. More importantly, it is within walking distance of Kandy lake and the temple of the sacred tooth relic (which is the highlight of Kandy's tourist attractions). The rooms are fairly basic...

Thank Saswat S
Pondicherry, India
Reviewed 20 June 2016

This is a beautifully decorated guesthouse with a lovely view of Kandy and plenty of sitting space in the common areas. It feels like you're at home. It is located within walking distance of Kandy and the lake, as well as the clock tower bus stand. We stayed two nights, and our budget room was very clean and comfortable. The...

Thank Rachel H
Quebec City, Canada
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

The room we had was nice with wooden ceiling and windows on three sides of the room. The view was amazing over Kandy and had a balcony. The bathroom was not the cleanest we had in Kandy, in fact, a worm came out of the drain when we were washing (disgusting) but it is a very old building... We "boiled"...

Thank Joëlle M

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Address: 41 Saranankara Road, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Number of rooms: 19
Also Known As:
Expeditor Hotel Kandy
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“Cheaper rooms available were on ground floor but older and no views or balconies.Ok if on a tight budget though but very basic.”
 of 5 bubbles GerardPaul, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the down-floor room. It is cheaper but depressingly dark and noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles Mattegubben, 28 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The upstairs inside room is quieter as it is away from the street and the nocturnal barking dogs, which are everywhere in Sri Lanka”
 of 5 bubbles ToneG49, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Wifi only works in rooms facing common areas.”
 of 5 bubbles KateL1710, 4 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The Wifi didn't always work.”
 of 5 bubbles mandit841, 25 Dec 2015 | Read review
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