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Governor's Mansion

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Ottery Estate, Dickoya 22050 Sri Lanka See on map
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Restaurant
Room Service
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Pets Allowed
5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 January 2016

This hotel is one of the best places I have ever stayed and I've clocked up a couple of thousand hotel nights in my time. The colonial house with only 11 bedrooms made us feel like the royalty and celebrities that have graced this residence...More

Thank bedasaka
Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 4 January 2016

We are humbled by the above gleaming review we have received from one of our valued guests who experienced “our brand of hospitality” at the Governor’s Mansion. We sincerely take pride in giving nothing but the very best to our guests. It is always a...More

Reviewed 27 December 2015

We really enjoyed staying here as service was very personalised. For the first 24 hours we had the whole house all to ourselves. The location is quite a distance from Kandy but well worth it for the views and the beautiful house and gardens. The...More

Thank p0rtia
Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 30 December 2015

It is very rare one has the benefit of being on their own at the GM. We thank you for experiencing the Governor's Mansion for everything we thrive to achieve. Our staff take a lot of pleasure and pride in offering our "OWN BRAND OF...More

Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Governor's mansion for 3 nights. On clear days you can see Adams Peak. Set on a tea estate about 1200mtrs above sea level...this is a beautiful place with exceptional service. Tea picking experience to site visit to a tea factory and tea...More

Thank Freedom91031
Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 9 December 2015

We endorse all your genuine comments. One gets the best views of Adam's Peak on clear days and nights. Our elevation is well appreciated by all who wish to keep fit. Governor's Mansion attracts a lot of professional sports personalities who specifically stay to benefit...More

Reviewed 26 October 2015

I stayed in lot of different hotels in different places in the world, I got to know about this please through one of my good friend and saw some nice pictures posted on face book and I have decided to go there with my family.....More

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Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 28 October 2015

We take our hats off to you and your family Sir. You have described the Governor’s Mansion in such fine, factual details. Our proprietors, CEO, GM and all the operational staff have exactly what you have detailed in our minds. The ethos, philosophy, purpose, intention...More

Reviewed 30 September 2015 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with my wife. Pros - Stunning property with style and elegance. Amazing back garden with beautiful flowers that was immaculately maintained. - Wonderful views around the property of the surrounding plantations. - Spacious room with modern amenities. - Bathroom was...More

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Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 7 October 2015

Pleasure to read a candid, honest review we are accustomed to receiving from our valued guests. We thank you for your kind remarks about the property, our beautiful gardens and the quality of staff. We do have an award winning Executive Chef and his team...More

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Description
Fully Restored English Style Mansion Set Above 4700 Feet Above Sea Leavel In The Tea Valley Of Dickoya. Offers The Guests A Trip Back In Time Where British Planters Made It An Exclusive Home. Frequented By ...More Royalty In The Past. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
USD 343 - USD 396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Governor`s Mansion Hotel Hatton
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dickoya
Hotel class
Room types
Suites
Number of rooms
11
Price range
USD 343 - USD 396 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Governor`s Mansion Hotel Hatton
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dickoya
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Traveller (107)
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Dining (4)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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AkbarW48
26 January 2017|
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Response from chrismanagergm | Property representative |
Governor's Mansion is only 3 1/2 hours from Colombo international airport. This is taking it very easy and stopping for comfort breaks if you so require them. It is via a beautiful route.
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AkbarW48
19 January 2017|
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Response from chrismanagergm | Property representative |
Dear Mr.Wajahat, The best answer to your question is to look at all the trip advisor reviews we have received from guests who have stayed at the Governor's Mansion in the past few months. The reviews are gleaming and we are... More
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Anushka S
24 December 2015|
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Response from CHRIS S | Property representative |
The person referred to the state of repair of the main road. Busses, cars, cyclist, pedestrians all use the road. It has been repaired by RDA and maintained for quite some time.
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