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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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We stayed at JC Guesthouse for one night to do a safari in Yala national park. The accommodation is clean and comfortable, and the food cooked by Santha and his family (the owner, Champa was away and Santha is her brother) was really good. We had a whole grilled fish which we would definitely recommend. We also did the safari...

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Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We were glad we chose this guesthouse for our visit to Yala National Park. Champa is a very friendly and welcoming host. We enjoyed our conversation with her. She organized via email our transportation with her brother UP who’s a great and safe driver, and our private safari with her second brother Santha for very reasonable prices. The afternoon safari...

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New York
Reviewed 8 August 2016

We stayed here three nights in July while we were visiting Yala National Park. The owner, Champa, is very friendly and accommodating, and was able to arrange our tour of Yala with her brother, as well as our transport to our next destination. Our room had an overhead fan and mosquito netting over the bed. The windows don’t have screens,...

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Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights and absolutely loved it!! Initially we only planned to stay only one night, but felt so comfortable that we decided to stay another night. The rooms are perfectly clean and Champa is the most amazing and most friendly host we experineced while travelling Sri lanka. We got served tea several times and got many useful...

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2Thank Cana S
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We stayed at JC Guesthouse for two nights in July and we must say that this was one of the best home stays that we visited during our 2 week trip across Sri Lanka. The hosts are very lovely and they will do anything in their power to make you feel comfortable. They can arrange a safari trip if you...

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Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 14 April 2016

A lovely family is taking care of the place. They'll go the extra mile to make you feel comfortable.They provide nice and clean accommodation.The only thing is that we had a lot of insects it's probably due to the proximity of the 2 national parks. The breakfast was excellent. We took the safari with one of the owners is was...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 14 February 2016

I stayed two nights at JC Guesthouse together with two friends, and we had a perfect stay. I had made the reservation with the host, Champa, through email, and she was quick to reply all the time, we had questions. We stayed in her 3 person cabana, and it was perfect. Clean, with a nice and big bathroom and a...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 9 February 2016

J.C. Guest house is a modest house being rented out and run by a family. The place is very clean and the room is quite comfortable though with no air conditioning. The toilet needs a bit more attention as the shower was not properly working. No hot water too. Very clean though. The food is Sri Lankan with a touch...

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 6 February 2016

Our room was nice with a very comfortable bed. Everything is very clean and works well. The fan has a very slow and silent mode, perfect for sleeping. The bathroom is spacious with a big shower with cold water. Santha the owner is very helpfull and friendly. For us this pleace was very good Value. There is a garden and...

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Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Excellent food, excellent people and excellent safari driver! Highly recommended! If you want a authentic place to stay in Sri Lanka this is the place! Breakfast included and really nice company! The fishing is next to nothing as well! Untouched Waters!

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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
JC Guesthouse offers 2 double rooms and a separate house (cabana). Both rooms and the cabana have comfortable beds, fans and bathrooms. Baby beds available on request. We are happy to cook according to your requests. Rates include breakfast, both western and Sri Lankan styles. The price of lunch and dinner depends on your choice of meal. The meals are served al fresco in the garden, in a hut where you can also drink cold, homemade lemonade, woodapple juice, soft drinks, beer and tea. We also prepare takeaway lunches for your safari. On request, we organize safari trips. It is possible to go on a half-day safari (approx. 4.5 Hours) or full day (12 hours).It is possible for us to also organize your transport from and to the airport (or any other places).JC Guesthouse is located near a beautiful, sandy beach and a Buddhist temple (just 20 minutes walk). ... more   less 

Additional Information about JC Guesthouse

Address: Yala Junction Kirinda, Kirinda 82614, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Kirinda
Price Range: €24 - €28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 3
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“The rooms are all good.”
 of 5 bubbles hjecrosfield, 7 Jul 2014 | Read review
“We stayed in the Bungalow which worked well for us, with a veranda to sit and relax on in the warm evenings”
 of 5 bubbles 447jonl, 26 Apr 2014 | Read review
“cabana is clean, functional and great for couples with more privacy/the other rooms (separate from cabana) are best for singles or larger families.”
 of 5 bubbles M1CoCo, 25 Apr 2014 | Read review
“the are 2 units, both are nice”
 of 5 bubbles peter0005, 19 Mar 2014 | Read review
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