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    De Fonse Place

    29 de Fonseka Place | Havelock Town, Colombo 5, Sri Lanka
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    28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (5)
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    • Excellent63%
    • Very good26%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    30 Dec 2013
    “A comfortable, friendly guesthouse in central Colombo”
    23 Aug 2013
    “Welcome to Sri Lanka”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
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    1 - 5 of 47 reviews

    Reviewed 30 December 2013

    We stayed here for one night in February 2013. It's a nice family home, complete with canine and tortoise companions, and has a great location in central Colombo. The room we stayed in was clean, spacious and comfortable although, as the road-side room, we did...More

    1  Thank Sarah T
    Reviewed 24 August 2013

    Janthe's home has been our first accomodation in Sri Lanka. She was so kind with us, she helped us to organize our trip and the car rental. Her help has been essential. She suggested us a good restaurant (Green Cabin) near home in Galle Street....More

    1  Thank Katya B
    Reviewed 4 August 2013

    This was a lovely house, however on arrival we were told that we were not expected despite having an email confirming our booking which had been made several months before. However the owner soon found us another room with less facilities but offered two nights...More

    3  Thank Jobo2013
    Reviewed 9 July 2013

    A few spacious and comfortable rooms in an inviting family home, with or without ensuite bathrooms. Its central location means an easy tuk tuk or bus trip to all of the major sights, yet tucked away as a refuge from the somewhat chaotic Colombo traffic....More

    Thank jcass272
    Reviewed 26 June 2013 via mobile

    We spend two nights here at the end of 6weeks in Colombo. The location is good - 20minutes in a tuk tuk from the fort area. The neighbourhood is nice and it was fairly easy to find once we had our bearings. The owner make...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Price range
    • USD 38 - USD 57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 2
    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Western Province >
    • Colombo
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    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (2)
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    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "Ask for the room with a tub because after a day of their rigorous itinerary - you could use a good soak!"
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    "Our room was probably the biggest and the best. But the aircon is (over)due for a replacement."
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    "Please ask for the room overlooking the garden and not the room overlooking the roadside."
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    "For good quality Sri Lankan food, try the Green Cabin, as recommended by Ianthe"
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