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Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for two nights with my GF and some friends. The man and woman of the house are wonderful people and it was a joy to stay with them. The food was simple but tasty! However the 'Bob Marley' character who drives the rasta tuc tuc and calls himself the manager is a cheat. He tried to overcharge us...

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Nice and quite location with friendly owners. Very good food and rich breakfast. Our room was very clean and comfortable. It is close to the cave temples and the owners can help you with hiring Tuk Tuk.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

It is a reasonable home stay. Dinner cooked was simple and sweet. Welcome and goodbye tea with cake is a sweet gesture. Walking distance to bus stop ( you can take bus from here to Dambula Bustand (10 Mins ride) - and catch busses for Kandy , Anuradhapura,Sigriya and Porunulla). You can walk to Dambula caves. Save in tuk tuk...

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Wurzburg, Germany
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Hostel is in a very quiet area. We have been upgraded to a better room because some hosts family members blocked ours. The meals and breakfast are self-made and delicious. And then.... Bob Marley.... you need to see him by yourself. He really takes care about his guests and wants them to see this country. He took us around for...

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed at Relax Guesthouse with my friend in June and really enjoyed our stay! Rooms were comfortable and staff really friendly. Bob Marley is so inspiring person and had great stories to share with. We spent the whole day with him when he took us to see places aroud by his famous tuktuk. We had breakfast and dinner at...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 15 May 2016

A friend and I stayed here for a few nights in April before and after side trips to Polannaruwa and Wasgamuwa National park. We loved this place! Like many places in Sri Lanka, it's not a hotel in the western sense, but a guest house where the family also lives. You should not expect what you would expect at a...

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Maribor, Slovenia
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

The place is near the golden buda and it has also it's own tuk-tuk. It's clean and even the breakfast is included. Poceni, cisto in vkljucen zajterk za 1500 rupiev. Bob Marley vas zapelje s tuk-tukom za 1800 rupiev do sigirye, spice gardna in jezera. Pocaka kolikor casa pac potrebujete. Zelo prijazni ljudje!

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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights and had a very good time in company of the owners and other guests. Very friendly, helpful and relaxed! Evening meals were freshly prepared by Anousha and probably the best food, not so spicy, I had in SL! Rooms are basic with fan, house is kept very clean. It's all you need.

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 15 March 2016

We spent here 2 nights and were VERY disappointed! We definitely can't recommend this hotel. The owners are acting very friendly, "Bob Marley" told us that he will take us to Sigiriya for free by his tuk tuk but at the end of the stay they will surprise you with the bill where you have to pay for everything! Also...

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Cape Point, South Africa
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This was such a cool place to stay at. The manager called "Bob Marley" super cool dude gave us great recommendations, drove us to sight seeing spots in his Tuk Tuk and made our stay so friendly and homy. It's walking distance to the Cave Temples and a good spot to explore from.

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A home stay style hostel set right in the native jungle of Dambulla. Wilson Tissa and his wife offer five rooms, a mix of single, double or triple. Enjoy the outdoor covered terrace and garden seating and tables where you can watch the playful monkeys climb the trees. Meet the friendly hostel dog Tutti who keeps a watchful eye over all guests! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Relax Guesthouse

Address: 265/1 3rd Lane | Yapagama, Dambulla 21100, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
Price Range: $17 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“I loved my room in the back building in the yard, nice porch and quiet, away from the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles wandac386, 15 May 2016 | Read review
“great location to explore from”
 of 5 bubbles MelanieLam, 8 Mar 2016 | Read review
“all rooms (4 or 5 rooms) are on the groundfloor, it is a cozy place to stay.”
 of 5 bubbles christinebosma, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“one room has aircon, but i think we'd better stayed in the ones without ac (noisy ac, fan is enough..)”
 of 5 bubbles Juul2013, 25 Aug 2013 | Read review
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