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    The Firs

    85/2 Upper Lake Road, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent25%
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    1 - 5 of 46 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    The Firs is a small guest house with rich history, as it was the residence of former prime minister of Sri Lanka - Mr. Senanayake. That is probably the only good thing about the Firs. There are five rooms in it - decorated in old...More

    Thank Umair_Afzal
    Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

    Cute little 5 room, 100 years old house! With all amenities you can request. The staff friendly and helpful. Dinner was a disappointment (sorry to say) but everything else was top! The garden was special! Overall a little fairytale!

    Thank Candace S
    Reviewed 12 May 2017

    We stayed at this beautiful property for only two nights, but wished we could have stayed longer! Regardless of the negative reviews about the place, we decided to stay here anyway because of how old fashioned and cozy it looked. We weren't disappointed! The location...More

    1  Thank DominicRed
    Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here as part of a two week tour of Sri Lanka and this was by far the worst hotel. The hotel seems to ride on the reputation of being the former presidents summer house but it looks like it hasn't been updated since...More

    Thank BeccaLouise89
    Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

    Stayed here as part of a driver led tour of Sri Lanka. I have to agree with previous reviewers that the hotel is very dated & tired looking. The lounge is straight out of the 1950s, there are only 5 bedrooms, a small dining area,...More

    Thank Familynortheast
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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$122 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 5
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    seeme02
    27 July 2016|
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    Response from NaliniM | Reviewed this property |
    FIRS is a beautiful house converted into a hotel. it does not have multiple restaurants etc. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are made to order. As for your question regarding halal meat, I would suggest that you write directly... More
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