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Golden View Rest

46 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 239418
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Overview
  • Excellent4%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible38%
26 Aug 2016
“No choice”
3 Apr 2017
“Best sunset spot”
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Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
46 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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1 - 10 of 14 reviews

Reviewed 4 April 2017

Great location of the restaurant on top of the hotel, overlooking Kandy town. Stunning sunset. Fresh juices are delicious. Sri Lankian traditional food was freshly prepared for us, very tasty, nicely presented. I would think the new Swiss management shows impact.

Thank aannikaannikaa
Reviewed 19 January 2017

The food food selection from the menu was a good variety and well priced. They also offered a lunch buffet containing local dishes. Add to this a fantastic view of the mountains, and this is a worthwhile place to visit.

Thank rnb777
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

A good location that has clearly had its hay-day. A clean room, that was happily bartered down to 2000rp a night. Didn't eat here as is 10 metres from lovely 'no name restaurant' (cheap and tasty food). No need to book online but recommended for...More

Thank TheKnowHowCouple
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Not so great place for variety or quality or service but safe to eat. Slow in service and unprofessional presentation

Thank Sundaramurthy P
Reviewed 26 February 2016 via mobile

We've had more than our share of bad meals in Sri Lanka. But in all cases, we've managed to eat most of our food. In Golden View, I honestly thought I would vomit after the third bite. Because that's as far as I made it....More

Thank FunkeeeBuddha
Reviewed 25 February 2016 via mobile

Good western breakfast - toast with jam, eggs, papaya and tea/coffee. Wanted Sri Lankan food but they needed to be told in advance so it was unavailable.

Thank Anna C
Reviewed 13 November 2015

We stayed a couple of nights in Golden View after stumbling across it by complete chance. The staff were all very attentive and the room was perfectly clean and comfortable. My only gripe would be that we were told that the buses to Dambulla were...More

Thank trudle85
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

The food is over priced and not tasty. We had to wait an hour for our food and there were no other customers, it was 15:30. The vegetable noodles were bland and the vegetable curry looked impressive but it was not very tasty. Avoid this...More

1  Thank jamie78h
Reviewed 21 February 2014

The room was cheap, in a double meaning... At least clean, sort of. Overpriced breakfast, and eventually an unsuccessful attempt in screwing us over 1200 SLR when checking out. Just don't, there certainly is better things out there.

1  Thank Caroll_n_Markus
Reviewed 11 January 2014 via mobile

Here's a brief summary of our stay: Rooms - quite clean, big and many with balcony. There was hot water, but almost no pressure. Surroundings - its about a 10 minute walk to the start of the main part of town. There is a lot...More

1  Thank LivingTheDream_KN
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Cuisine
Sri Lankan, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
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Breakfast, Dinner
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  • Address: 46 Saranankara Rd | S Kandy Lake, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
  • Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Central Province  >  Kandy District  >  Kandy
  • Phone Number: +94 81 2 239418
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