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    Governor's Mansion

    Ottery Estate, Dickoya 22050, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 6 April 2015

    $365 a night. Yes you read that correctly. Hence, I would expect so so much more than this. Location is fantastic, but the rest is a good 3/4 star European hotel at best. Staff are super friendly, although taking 30+ minutes to find the key...More

    Thank Clintonbuble
    Response from chrismanagergm, General Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 18 May 2015

    I have spent a couple of hours looking at all the reviews the contributor claims to have written. Not a single review is complimentary and they all underline one thing and one thing only, which is "THE PRICE IS TOO HIGH". He/she states "$365 a...More

    Reviewed 12 March 2015

    In February 2015, my wife and I got married at Warleigh Church and stayed at GM with our family (15 people) for two nights. The hotel, scenery and gardens were spectacular and the service was impeccable without being insincere as can be the case at...More

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    Response from chrismanagergm, Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 14 March 2015

    Congratulations again to the newly wedded couple. It was the first wedding we have held at the Governor’s Mansion. It was so fitting that the wedding service was held at Warleigh church which too was built by late William Scott who owned and built Governor’s...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2015

    Iv been to this beautiful property twice now, it has always extended our expectations! I refuse to believe in the reviews that are so negative! The staff members are very eager to please and are very polite and helpful. The food is heavenly - never...More

    1  Thank dat-gal-88
    Response from chrismanagergm, Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 25 February 2015

    We are delighted to note that we have exceeded your expectations. It is a testimony when you our valued guests pay us return visits. We will continue to offer you more and more with our on going enhancement program of additional facilities around the Governor's...More

    Reviewed 9 February 2015

    We had a most enjoyable two day stay. The staff are really friendly and helpful. The only drawback is the poor track from Hatton to the Governors Mansion but it is well worth the journey. Very clean, good well presented food, and a lovely quaint...More

    Thank Adriennecurtis
    Response from chrismanagergm, Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 17 February 2015

    Thank you for your kind review. Our staff do tourism industry, Sri Lankan hospitality proud in the manner they treat our valued guests. We are delighted to note that you have enjoyed your experience at the Governor's Mansion. I do agree that the stretch of...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2015

    We spent two days at this beautiful location, and were struck by the extremely attentive, warm and pleasant staff from our first second in this hotel. The room was huge with a very comfortable bed and everything you could ever need with dining table, TV...More

    Thank Jon Marius B
    Response from chrismanagergm, Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 5 January 2015

    We welcome and thank your detailed review. It is heartwarming to note that we have made your stay at the Governor’s Mansion a happy and a memorable one. Our operational staff are fully focused to offer you our valued guest that special individual touch to...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • USD 351 - USD 416 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 11
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    • Central Province >
    • Dickoya
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    • Governor`s Mansion Hotel Hatton
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    Akbar W
    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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    Akbar W
    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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    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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