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    Helga's Folly

    70 Rajaphilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 18 September 2015 via mobile

    If you want to experience the most interesting hotels in the world come here's, it's like taking a step into another world. Great way to take a break from the typically tourist path in Sri Lanka to experience the utter brilliance of Helga's mind and...More

    2  Thank Chase B
    Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 22 September 2015

    Dear Sir. Thank you so very much for taking your precious time to write your lovely review. We are all so very glad that you were able to understand and appreciate what 'our' home, which it is to many of us here has to offer..MUCH...More

    Reviewed 12 September 2015

    You'll read much about Helga's Folly, so I can only add our experiences over the two nights we stayed - it was extraordinary, relaxing, delightful, and a pleasure to feel 'looked after' in this sprawling, rambling, slightly ramshackle home. The bedroom was comfortable, if slightly...More

    2  Thank Robin M
    Response from Blythspirit77, Public Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 13 September 2015

    Dear Sir. Thank you so very much for taking your valuable time to write your lovely review of 'our' home, which it is to many of us here, apart from Madam Helga and her husband. We are so very happy that you were able to...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2015

    So this was probably one of the most interesting hotels I have ever visited. I travelled with my cousin and she booked this hotel so I was not sure what to expect whe. We arrived. I have to honest that when we first walked into...More

    4  Thank Yasmin B
    Response from Blythspirit77, Public Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 13 September 2015

    Dear Madam. Thank you so very muc for taking your valuable time to write your gracious review, about our home which it is not only to Madam Helga and her husband, but to many of us here. Your review is much appreciated by us all....More

    Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

    So many better places to visit here but of you fancy a Freudian discussion this is your building. So many confused frescos and bizarre plastic skeletons and Christmas decorations over already gaudy, not Gaudi, art. Is indeed in the eye of the beholder but we...More

    5  Thank mscouttsy
    Response from Blythspirit77, Public Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 1 September 2015

    Dear Madam. It is indeed sad that you left the Folly which is home to many of us here 'freaked'!! The Folly was involved with much history of the island. It is sad that you were not able to understand the paintings, many of which...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2015

    Helga's Folly is an experience of colour, style, glamour and history. It is a family home and it's personality reflects this. We fell in love with this "anti-hotel" as soon as we arrived, as it was exactly what we had dreamt it would be, a...More

    2  Thank SimonVincent67
    Response from Blythspirit77, Public Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 1 September 2015

    Dear Sir. Thank you so very much for taking your valuable time to write your kind and gracious review which is much appreciated by all the Folly family. So very glad that you were able to understand and enjoy what our home had to offer,...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • US$86 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
    • #8 Family Hotel in Kandy
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 15
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    shoes1066
    4 March 2017|
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    Yes .. All reviews help us and we do take them seriously .. Thank you for your excellent site. Very best from all at the Folly.
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    About 15-20 minutes.Very best from us all at Helgas Folly..
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