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Genuine Humbugs

Meena Ella Nursery Hakgala | opposite Hakgala Botanical Gardens, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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Apr 9 Apr 10
1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good41%
  • Average19%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible12%
26 Aug 2016
“Snack ”
25 Jan 2016
“Good cafe for drinks and snacks”
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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We wanted to have strawberries and humbug is renowned and one of the few original places in Nuwara eliya. The service is good and prices was decent. What we noted was the lunch is very popular as well.

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Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine Humbugs

Thank you very much for your appreciation,and we are happy you enjoyed your meals.

Reviewed 25 January 2016

The care/restaurant here is idea for a stop for drinks or snacks on the way to or from Nuwara Eliya. It is right opposite the Hakgala botanic gardens and just a few kilometres from Gregory Lake and the main town. Humbugs serves a range of...More

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Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine Humbugs

Thank you very much for your appreciation,and good to know you enjoyer your meals

Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

It's a small hidden jem in nuwaraeliya. Strawberry and pancakes dish was amazing... Freshly made. Looking forward to visiting there again for a overnight stay. Service was quick, and efficient. Decor needs refurbishment but I enjoyed the lay back nature of the whole place.

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Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine Humbugs

Thank you very much for your review complete ,refurbishment is now in operation , it did need a face lift, please do visit again , and see the improvements. Kind regards Palitha

Reviewed 18 August 2014

No Hot water supply continously.we have inform several times about hot water problem. Mangement & the workers are trying to save the money (or the owner orded them).Overall good place. we have to think again again going there or not.

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Reviewed 19 May 2014

We love going to Nuwara Eliya whenever we can. Humbugs (the original bungalow) is nestled below the road and has a homely, friendly atmosphere, complete with comfortable furniture and a Grandfather Clock to boot in the spacious sitting area. Fire is lit in the evenings...More

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Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine Humbugs

Thank you so much for your review . and sorry for the long delay in responding , please do visit again , and see the improvements we have made to make you more comfortable. Please do meet me during your next visit. Regards Palitha

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Room Tips
"If you go with a family then get the family room. the other rooms are great as well though but smaller."
Cheyne W, over a year agoRead review
"Room No.01"
Maithri J, over a year agoRead review
"Check the bathroom too and see if the hot water really works before deciding on a room."
agnostic, over a year agoRead review
"Request for deluxe room that has garden view. One room even has a door that opens out to garden."
63cecilia, over a year agoRead review
"we stayed at the old bungalow that has 4 rooms only. we did not see other building."
yhirsch, over a year agoRead review
"Personally I loved 'Room Number 2'. Fantastic view!"
Chris M, over a year agoRead review
"Book for the Bungalow in advance. there is a ceiling for the total number of visitors that this bungalow..."
Damanjit K, over a year agoRead review
"The bungalow has 5 rooms, all of which are clean and comfortable. 3 have amazing walk out to the beautiful..."
Nilmini H, over a year agoRead review
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