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Olde Empire Hotel

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were only eating and drinking at this hotel something and it was delicious! Good prices as well. Nice decoration and great friendly staff (a boy named something like Sungan.. I don't remember his name). We definitely recommend!

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Charming old Colonial building right in the heart of Kandy. There's a magnificent balcony on the first floor that looks out over the lake - highly recommended spot for a sun downer (BYOB). Stayed here a number of times and whilst it's somewhat basic (cold...More

1  Thank Barriesmum
Reviewed 16 June 2017

I went to Sri Lanka in December and stayed there first for 1 night then because I loved it so much so I got back there and stayed for another night. I really love the wooden room, even though they use the fan but it...More

Thank Ngọc Ngân H
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

We picked this cafe/restaurant based on Loneley Planet recommendation. What disappontment! The food was mediocre and tasteless. We ordered a chicken burger and an Empire Salad - both were underwhelming. The chips were bizzarely battered in something and simply didn't taste good. They had only...More

1  Thank Irina I
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Nice place just in front of the tooth temple. Food is good, veggie burger and old empire fish curry very nice. Lime soda a bit too acid. Only occidental tourists. Price for 2 : 2000rs. 13eur. Visa accepted. Good wifi.

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"best location, clean room"
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"The rooms closer to the balcony are bigger and nicer, but more expensive."
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"We had evening meal"
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"Ask for an attached bathroom"
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