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Halgolla Plantation Home

Halgolla 50 Acre Estate | Galagedera, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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01/08/2017 02/08/2017
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    2 adults
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        Reviewed 9 January 2017

        We spent the day at "HPH", walking with Emil in the morning and then having a Sri Lankan feast with the whole family in the afternoon. We were only there for lunch so didn't see the rooms available, but can report that the hosts are...More

        Thank ElaineGNewYork
        Response from Emil_vanderPoorten, Owner at Halgolla Plantation HomeResponded 11 January 2017

        Thank you very much for your glowing recommendation of Halgolla Plantation Home and Arlene and I as hosts and raconteurs. We are so glad we were able to meet (exceed?) your expectations and sincerely hope that we will have the pleasure and privilege of hosting...More

        Reviewed 2 January 2017

        I spent two nights over the new year with Arlene and Emil, and only wish I had more time. They are warm and loving, and made me feel right at home. I checked in here hoping to catch up on some reading and writing, but...More

        1  Thank travellersg2015
        Response from Emil_vanderPoorten, Owner at Halgolla Plantation HomeResponded 4 January 2017

        If this is the person we believe it is, suffice it to say that it was an absolute delight having you with us and your generosity and good company will always be remembered and welcomed at HPH!

        Reviewed 25 September 2016

        We stayed for one night and all the meals were authentically Sri Lankan with beautifully made string hoppers, dahls, sambals, boiled egg, fish and chicken curries. Aunty and Uncle were so welcoming it felt as if I was visiting some of my own relatives but...More

        2  Thank LandscapeJunkie
        Response from Emil_vanderPoorten, Owner at Halgolla Plantation HomeResponded 27 September 2016

        It was such a pleasure having (relatively!) young people to share HPH with. It was unfortunate that health challenges prevented us from showing you more! However, we look forward to seeing you hear again and not only securing HPH.a It was such a pleasure having...More

        Reviewed 1 September 2016

        Probably my favourite place (of our 5 week tour). Arlene was a great host, kind, open, willing to share her life and beautiful home with us. Excellent food. Direct encounter with history of Sri Lanka. I also found the hosts very inspiring.

        Thank Iwona47
        Response from Emil_vanderPoorten, Owner at Halgolla Plantation HomeResponded 2 September 2016

        Though I can hardly take any credit since health issues resulted in my being absent at the time of your visit, we are both so glad that you found HPH such a great place and we hope you'll return before too long!

        Reviewed 6 July 2016

        My friend and I spent 2 nights at HPH and I could not recommend it highly enough! Firstly, Emil and Arlene were very hospitable and you felt instantly at home. My friend and I had a problem with our credit cards and so one day...More

        Thank Flora D
        Response from Emil_vanderPoorten, Owner at Halgolla Plantation HomeResponded 7 July 2016

        Thanks so much for your fulsome praise! It was truly a pleasure for us to have such delightful young guests and we hope to see you again before too long. In the meantime, do keep in touch.

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        Manishas14
        hi we traveling with our teenage son to kandy for two nights - july 2nd check in and july 4th check out. i have few questions: 1) please confirm if room is available on the above mentioned dates? 2) the room rate of rs 5222/- per night, as mentioned on trip advisor includes an extra bed for my son? 3) does this rate include breakfast for all three of us? 4) we would like to know about the cleanliness of the room as we are allergic to dust. 5) is it easy to get transportation to places of tourists interest from your location. regards Manisha
        16 April 2016|
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        Response from | Property representative |
        1) All three units at HPH are available on those dates. 2) We do NOT provide extra beds in our rooms, however Nellie's Suite is three-bed unit. 3) If you would go to our website, you will find our current rates. 4) The... More
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        Sudarshan C
        Hello, We are two vegan and vegetarian couples visiting Kandy for 3 nights. Do you accomodate vegan diets? Thanks in advance for you response!
        21 December 2015|
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        Response from | Property representative |
        While we do not specialise in vegetarian or vegan diets, we DO cater to those with such preferences. In the case of vegans, we would appreciate specifics as to what foods are NOT permissible. We hope we'll see you at... More
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        brenglyn
        we are looking to book for the 9th to 13th of january 2015, do you have availability also if mosquito are about do you have advice on replant, we are coming to Sri Lanka for our wedding anniversary also my 50th. we will have spent 2 week in Sri Lanka prior to the 9th of January, we will be coming to Kandy by train.. the reviews are amazing xx Brenda
        8 September 2014|
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        Response from | Property representative |
        Mosquitoes have never been a serious problem here. However, every bed is provided with a mosquito net, we have repellent devices and rub-on insect repellent available as well. Currently, except for 15th to 17th January... More
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        "Look carefully at the description and choose the best room for you. We liked our large and airy room adjacent..."
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        "Make sure you spend more time there than 2 nights to appreciate the beauty and tranquility."
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        "HPH only takes seven guests, so rooms are luck of the draw, but they're all charming. Oh, internet..."
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        "The standard is of course not as for a five-star hotel, but quite above at least our expectations. Depending..."
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