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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Smelly, mouldy, cold, wifi hardly ever working. Definitely not worth the money. We even left a (fully paid) night early, just to get away (our friends wanted to do the same but they fell sick due to the hotel's food...)

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Brasilia, DF
Reviewed 24 October 2016

The hotel is beautiful from the outside, but is a little bit old inside. They don't have heaters, but were able to provide extra pillows and blanquets to us. It's a cozy place, it worth the money, but I had higher expectations about the rooms. I think they need to improve them a little.

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Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A nice calm place love the bar and the service which they provided. Very quite calm. Awsome breakfast. Easy access to the town, bust station etc. Easy to find the location. 7/10 will do. Good for a weekend

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Good hotel, the lunch was nothing much to talk about, just the basic Chinese cuisine. We returned to have a drink at the bar the same evening. Very good choice and they had a very good selection of wines and all types of liquors. The bar keeper was a very energetic young boy who was ever willing serve us. Had...

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Sri Lanka
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Went for a late lunch . restaurant was free.mr.udayanga guided us with the choice of a superb lunch.prawn fried rice with chilli fish devilled.mind blowing piece was the mushroom soup with shredded chicken.this soup needs more than 5 stars.hats off to the chef.a special mention about the hotel made chillie paste . extraordinary. Must visit restaurant during a severe hunger.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

Of all the places we stayed on our trip this was the one I was looking forward to most......it failed to meet any expectation in spectacular fashion. From the pictures you imagine a quaint colonial hotel in picturesque surroundings. In reality in reality it is now overshadowed by a huge construction site which operates 24hrs a day (queue no sleep)....

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Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Very clean and neat room with a nice bath with bathtub and shower, comfortable bed and also a couch. Great Chinese cuisine and walking distance to both lake and park! Very friendly staff and they accept credit cards!!

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Victoria, Seychelles
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

An old Victorian hotel, wood panelling and creaky floors. Bathrooms and plumbing in a desperate need for an upgrade. Staff were so helpful and freindly and the food was really really good on a chinese theme. A huge construction going up opposite kinda spoiled the atmosphere.

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Pasig, Philippines
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

It's a very lovely hotel with equally lovely management and staff! The place is clean, the atmosphere is peaceful and the WiFi is fast. The location is perfect too as it's a minute's walk to Victoria Park and the Nanu Oya train station is a quick tuk tuk ride away. I would definitely recommend this place if you're looking for...

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Manila, Philippines
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

A mixed bag here. Friendly, helpful staff, especially Isuru who was always eager to please and has good English. The room was cozy and Isuru brought hot water bottles at bedtime to stave off the chill. The hot water is plentiful although pressure is a bit low. They supplied enough towels (when asked) but they had a pungent, musty odor...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Glendower has been in existence for the last two decades and has developed from a charm English country motel to one of the most sort after boutique hotels in Nuwara Eliya. They have been continuously awarded various titles for their picturesque mini botanical garden and have hosted significant and sort after figures over the years. Explore Glendower and you wont be disappointed. The facilities and services you get supersedes all your expectations. The friendly attitudes of staff derives from its owners warm hospitability and attitude to say its visitors are god. Hotel Glendower also uses "Spa Ceylon" Branded Toilet amenities ... more   less 

Additional Information about Glendower Hotel

Address: 5 Grand Hotel Rd, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nuwara Eliya
Price Range: $80 - $168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Glendower Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 9
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“Do not go there!”
 of 5 bubbles J1470VI_, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Room 2 has a good view of the garden and is the closest room accessible through the rear car park.”
 of 5 bubbles 461asankas, 30 Jan 2017 | Read review
“We took the Junior Suite. Does not value the money”
 of 5 bubbles sheldon_cooper75, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms at the back are quiet and open onto the beautiful garden”
  • View from Room 2 - beautiful, wish the camera had captured the birdsong too
 of 5 bubbles KatyR444, 5 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Nothing really”
 of 5 bubbles Shinde51, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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