We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers: Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Being a Sri Lankan, I have visited many places in Kandy so was excited to visit Helga's Folly, for a special meal. The entire experience was a treat. It was magical, spooky and interesting with plenty to keep me going interested. It was like living...More
1 Thank Nehama J
Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 24 April 2017
Thank you for visiting HELGASFOLLY and for the welcoming valuable words.
We are glad that you enjoyed the meal and the environment which this place had to to offer.
Yes, this place is magical and spooky, but in such a way that everyone has a...More
We haven't stayed in the - really expensive - hotel, but we did visit for a tour and had a blast doing so! It is such an eccentric place with lots of art to see! Truly extraordinary and interesting sight!More
1 Thank Malinda06
Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 8 April 2017
Thank you so much for visiting us and taking your precious time to write your lovely review about our home, which it is not only to Madam Helga and her husband, but to all the loyal staff who work here.
We are sure that if...More
Helga's folly is the craziest hotel I could see.
When it comes to describe that hotel, I can only think about insanity and genius at the same time. Somewhere lost in the hills surrounding Kandy, you'll find a red painted hotel with long dark corridors,...More
1 Thank Antoine D
Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 26 March 2017
Dear Sir. Thank you so much for visiting us and taking your precious time to write your lovely review about our home, which it is not only to Madam Helga and her husband and two adopted kittens Tommy and Toby but to many who have...More
One of many highlights one has travelling Sri Lanka & definately not to be missed!!
Loved it so much last year we brought 12 friends with us frim NZ. Not only was the 3 course lunch exactly what we wanted we reunited with the fabulous...More
1 Thank jaine525
Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 22 March 2017
Thank you so much for taking your valuable time to write your lovely review about 'our' home which it is not only to Madam Helga and her husband, but to many, some of whom have been with Madam Helga's family for many, many,...More
There is no place in the world like Helga's Folly. If you are looking for sterile hotel blandness then look elsewhere. This is a unique experience in a tropical forest. Make no mistake, if you can't stand monkeys, expressive artwork, quirky characters and humble hospitality...More
Response from Blythspirit77, Guest Relations Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 19 March 2017
Thank you for taking your precious time to write your lovely review, about 'our' home which it is not only to Madam Helga and her husband but to many who have been with her family here for many, many, decades.
Your kind words...More
US$86 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Star rating provided by Expedia.
#6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
#8 Family Hotel in Kandy
Number of rooms
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Travelocity, Orbitz, Priceline and Agoda so you can book your Helga's Folly reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.