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Blue Haven Guest House

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Reviewed October 9, 2017

Blue Haven Guest house is a triple story dwelling with an almost 360 degree verandah overlooking the lovely mountain ranges beyond Kandy. The view here should not be underestimated and the cosy rooms on the third floor with en-suite are well equipped with good a/c,...More

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Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

I had the chance (by coincidence) to meet Mr Linton, the owner of Blue Haven, in Colombo Train Station who helped me planning my two weeks holidays in Sri Lanka. The plan included a few cities, jungle, beach, mountains, accomodation with breakfast included and transport...More

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Response from Linton W, Manager at Blue Haven Guest HouseResponded September 21, 2017

Hi, Thank you very much for sharing your travel experience you had with Blue Haven Tours’ expeditions and comment about the stay in Blue Haven Guest House on Trip Advisor. The fact that you mention that our tours were without doubt the best run tours...More

Reviewed August 26, 2017 via mobile

I stayed at blue haven because I wanted something cheap enough with a pool. The pool was clean enough to swim in. The service and dinner was nice. Breakfast abit boring not bad and unlimited toast and coffee was good. Just needs a good paint...More

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Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

We stayed only one night in this Guest house in Kandy and we both woke up sick from the chemical smell in the room. They charged $50 per night which is total rip off for a room like this. Stuff is nice though.

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Reviewed June 23, 2017

This guest house is a bit out of town... that being said.... that was actually the biggest benefit. Because Kandy can not be regarded as a quite, serene nor clean city. The guesthouse is located in a quite neighbourhood, with lots of vegetation, monkeys and...More

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Kip M
November 27, 2016|
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Response from SunnyW358 | Reviewed this property |
Hi! I met Linton around this time too when he was the only driver /guide. Yes, he is still the owner and he is the same old nice guy. I just saw him again in late October 2016. He is the same guy who wants to do a lot for... More
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ykaur556
September 5, 2016|
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Response from SydneysWest | Reviewed this property |
Yes used Blue Haven for transport only but I chose my own accomodation (refer to my review). Paid at end but had to pay for drivers accomodation each day, no problems & recommended.
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MarieVirgo65
March 1, 2016|
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Response from KelseyFay | Reviewed this property |
You can also asked for a packed breakfast (ask the night before) if you need to leave really early. We had a 5 am bus trip one morning and they prepared us breakfast to take on the road...an egg sandwich and some fruit!
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"cheapest rooms are ground level but no air con.Best rooms are top floor."
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"Balcony rooms looking towards Knuckles Ranges are sublime. Earplugs for the lighter sleepers."
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"take the deluxe rooms with balconies."
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"Best to book a room with own en-suite and a/c and tv."
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