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New Ranweli Spice Garden

No 31 Gannoruwa-Muruthalawa Rd | opposite the suspension bridge of peradeniya botanical garden. 800m towards north, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
+94 81 2 387613
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New Ranweli Spice Garden is located in close proximity to Peradeniya Royal Botanical Garden ( Walking distance from the suspension bridge of peradeniya botanical garden)
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good25%
  • Average28%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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No 31 Gannoruwa-Muruthalawa Rd | opposite the suspension bridge of peradeniya botanical garden. 800m towards north, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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+94 81 2 387613
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After a false start with a driver taking us to a different spice garden and then telling me the Ranwali was closed - and me insisting that we be taken to the Ranweli (I had been there years ago and knew it was the wrong...More

2  Thank hamiltonmccabe
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you for your review. please note that there is sign board that has the name New Ranweli Spice Garden in our spice garden. so we insist our future guests to check whether there is a sign board that has the name New...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having visited several spice gardens, I think this is by far a very comprehensive tour. The presenter is knowledgable and articulate well. Pepper in Sri Lanka is hotter than Chilli. I tried it and not only it is hot but very fragrant. The curry leaves...More

4  Thank Chong A
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear guest thank for your review and please note that our spice garden is located walking distance from the peradeniya botanical gardens and if you visit the botanical garden it is much easier to get to our spice garden. Directions to our spice garden are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As Sri Lanka is renowned for its cinnamon we wanted to see it growing and also buy some cinnamon oil. Our guide took us to Ranweli, which appeared like a an allotment in the centre of a residential area. However we were handed on to...More

3  Thank Jonathan H
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest thank for your review and please note that our spice garden is located walking distance from the peradeniya botanical gardens and if you visit the botanical garden it is much easier to get to our spice garden. Directions to our spice garden are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place offered a nice variety of herbs and spices, and they also explained and gave us massages with different oils which was very soothing. The caveat is that they take you to their shop which sells very overpriced stuff, and you're kinda obliged to...More

1  Thank Yashvardhan V
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear guest thank for your review and please note that our spice garden is located walking distance from the peradeniya botanical gardens and if you visit the botanical garden it is much easier to get to our spice garden. Directions to our spice garden are...More

Reviewed 20 August 2017

The tour in the garden was really interesting. Saw plants like cinnamon, cocoa, vannilla. However we realised that tuk tuks expect a commission off the things we buy. My mother is Sri Lankan so I know the language, and understood everything they spoke. But pretended...More

3  Thank Sammy M
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 21 August 2017

Dear guest thank for your review and please note that our spice garden is located walking distance from the peradeniya botanical gardens and if you visit the botanical garden it is much easier to get to our spice garden. Directions to our spice garden are...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

For my money, this is the best thing we did in Kandy. Above the Temple of the Tooth, the Lake and the Botanical Gardens. We found the garden quite easily from the botanical gardens: over the suspension bridge and down the road opposite for 500...More

2  Thank Richard G
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Thank you for your lovely review and we would like to give the following message to those who are hoping to visit new ranweli spice garden. Entrance and the spice garden tour is totally free. We have spices for sale but it is completely up...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

This was one of the highlights of our Sri Lankan trip! It was amazing to see how these spices are all grown and getting to try them fresh was just amazing. Our tour guide Joshua was so informative and answered all our questions really well....More

1  Thank Kyleeeeee
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

we would like to give the following message to those who are hoping to visit new ranweli spice garden. Entrance and the spice garden tour is totally free. We have spices for sale but it is completely up to you to buy or not. New...More

Reviewed 10 August 2017

Far more interesting than I expected! We learned so much and did not feel under pressure to buy. In fact our guide around the garden gave me a face massage with sandalwood and aloe vera (I think) and I went along with it to join...More

1  Thank JollyJoJo
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

we would like to give the following message to those who are hoping to visit new ranweli spice garden. Entrance and the spice garden tour is totally free. We have spices for sale but it is completely up to you to buy or not. New...More

Reviewed 7 August 2017

Everyone we asked for directions thought we were talking about the Botannical Gardens, even though we showed them New Ranweli Spice Garden with the address written down. The bus driver nodded confidently and told us it was our stop at the Botannical Gardens . No...More

Thank SalmonHaulers
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Cases have been reported where our guests have been taken to some other spice garden by tuk tuk drivers and drivers so we do not encourage anyone planning on visiting new ranweli spice garden to visit with tuk tuks. It is much easier to visit...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We found it so interesting to see and understand how all the spices grow. The owner is extremely interesting. It's only a short walk from the botanical garden and easy to get by bus from Kandy. We were offered a sample of the tea and...More

Thank Lucy17894732
newranweli, Guest Relations Manager at New Ranweli Spice Garden, responded to this reviewResponded 6 August 2017

we would like to give the following message to those who are hoping to visit new ranweli spice garden. Entrance and the spice garden tour is totally free. We have spices for sale but it is completely up to you to buy or not. New...More

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Joshua J
10 March 2017|
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Response from newranweli | Property representative |
New ranweli spice garden is walking distance from the botanical gardens. You can first visit the botanical garden and make a small detour to New ranweli spice garden. Suspension bridge is the second entrance or the exit of... More
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jerum
1 March 2017|
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Response from rbs02 | Reviewed this property |
Yes I agree that they don't sell hair remover , please go through my review , I have mentioned exactly what is there..
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newranweli
2 November 2016|
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Response from jerum | Property representative |
Dear sir No problem. We trying to educate the tourists that there are a lot of spice gardens and most of them are not listed on trip advisor. So they post their reviews on ours. We can solve it if the tourists can remember... More
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