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Island of Malta, Malta
Reviewed 7 January 2017

King Fern Cottage - Funkiest Place i've been to in Sri Lanka. The location excels in creating such a great vibe. Location is great - Just a few minutes away from the city center. Doable by walk. The hotel also offers a pick up service from the train station. Rooms are nice. They are comfortable, spacious and have good facilities....

2Thank carlfg93
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Great place, beautiful cottage, clean and the staff is very friendly and helpful. I felt like at home. Also the food is amazing and the price is reasonable. If I go back to that city I'm starting there again.

2Thank diver-girl17
Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

We splurged for the bigger room and were rewarded with a lovely balcony and a great sleep, warm blankets (needed in Dec) and a great shower! The restaurant has a fireplace which lends a very cosy atmosphere to the place, and on both nights guests hung back and just chatted. The staff is very attentive and the breakfast packets were...

2Thank Sandra C
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

This lovely guesthouse has a very open, glass and wooden dining/common area with a fire place. It looks out over the golf course and is absolutely lovely. The food was good, staff very helpful. The owner was around but had no interaction with guests (busy entertaining friends?). We took a room upstairs, which was large and clean. The bed was...

3Thank Jaymee M
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Interesting vibe as soon as we arrived. Nice surrounding overlooking the golfcourse, we were booked into the room underneath the main dining area, the one with a stream running beneath it. As we were to discover, the damp seeps through the walls, and that room hangs heavy with damp. Questionable bed linen, unswept floor, we overlooked these things for the...

Thank Bruce P
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 12 November 2016

King Fern is an extremely cosy and comfortable place in the chilly hills. Main things are the vibe and the great staff, as well as the food - Do yourselves a favour and check out King Fern! Lisa and Keith

2Thank hekelisa
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

This place is awesome. We stayed an extra night because it's so good, particularly the king size bed with the pleasant stream water noise in the background. If you are a chicken curry fan, you owe it to yourself to stay here. Best I've ever had. Very helpful staff who will get you where you want to go.

1Thank Juliette S
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We wanted to stay for 3 three days but we didn't booked because of low season. To bad for us because the all the rooms were fully booked. We stayed for dinner though, and it was very good. Nice and relaxed atmosphere.

2Thank Rick L
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Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

There is no words for describing this place, rooms excellent, beds comfortable, atmosphere, superb , and on top of that, the best food we ever tried in Sri Lanka ... all the rooms and common areas are integrated in the nature in an awesome way, I will only recommend this place 1

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Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

This place is really very cozy and nice. Rooms were very clean and with a balcony. Common room with restaurant is a very nice place to be in the evening. The combination of wood and green nature is vey calming. Food and service was also very good. The owner helped us picking up from Nanu Oya and renting also a...

2Thank Xomicek

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our nine room guesthouse is nestled within nature for you to experience maximum relaxation for you to chill out. We strive to provide you with high level service and comfort. We have a range of rooms, to meet your needs as a solo, couple, group or family traveler. With your visit to Nuwara Eliya in mind, we are delighted to assist you with all travel information to make your trip easier. We look forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about King Fern Cottage

Address: 203 1a St. Andrews Dr | Under Bank, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
Price Range: $49 - $75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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“Families/groups sd ask 4 the family room. Honey mooning couples sd ask 4 the room built over the stream with private balcony”
Liveandlearn2017, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Place gets cold so make sure you have warm clothes.”
carlfg93, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the rooms below the dining room...damp and noisy at 5am when people leave on tours”
337brucep, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get the cheapest room, they all about the same”
307meganh, 1 Jul 2016 | Read review
“ask to see a few rooms if possible...”
garywilson68, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
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