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Reviewed 18 September 2013

for the price we thought it was pretty good and i think it included breakfast . We were there in August 2011, Had a really good view of the lake from our balcony . nice walk into town . Take the short cut next to the Indian embassy

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Pune, India
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Awesome place...perfect view... Nice cosy place...and the owner is very friendly and helpful. ...He helped plan our entire trip. The rooms are clean and comfortable...and hotel is very near to the main city.... the place even has a good restaurant on roof top.

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Reviewed 17 September 2013

We stayed there for 3 days very nice rooms simple but clean, quiet and great view and close to everything. The owner does nice tours and gives you great information about Sri Lanka. The breakfast was good and in good price,

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 13 September 2013

Our travel was for three days we had a warm welcome and food was excellent with native taste. Transport and guide arranged was the best and knowledgeable person who accompanied us took to all the variety of places like wildlife tourism spots Minaria,Elephant Orphanage, Tooth Relic, Singria and other monumental and pilgrim tourist spots me and wife really enjoyed ....

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Reviewed 12 September 2013

At the time of staying. Most the time building works were being carried out on a extent ion to hotel and the noise was not exactly relaxing. The hotel rooms are fine for the price but I advise people to eat out as you pay extra and is similar in price to some restaurants. The food is OK but not...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2013

We stayed here as recommended by a friend. It was as great as my friend had said and much more. We were first time travellers to Sri Lanka and was given helpful advise by the manager, which made us feel settled into the country. He was very flexible in organising fantastic day trips, with no pressure attached to them. We...

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We went to Kandy for the perahera and spend 3 nights here. The room was perfect clean with a balcony with awesome views. Restaurant is nice as well and the owner/manager was very kind and helped us out a lot without expecting anything in return. After our trip to nilavelli we had another stopover in kandy and happily returned to...

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Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 25 July 2013

After checking a couple of places around there, all full or didn't have rooms left for our budget, we checked this one out and it was just what we needed. Although the guesthouses high up the hill like that tend to be a bit pricier. The room was pretty simple but well kept. Enough space to drop our bags and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 June 2013

My best friend and i stayed for 5 nights while in Kandy and it was lovely, the room was so good for the price and they were more than happy to cater to our strange eating times. It seems to be family run which was nice and the manager was very helpful about what time was advisable to get back...

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Grenoble, Rhone-Alpes, France
Reviewed 28 April 2013

We stayed 3 nights at Blinkbonnie. The rooms are clean,with individual balcony and nice view. Not far from the lake and the center, maybe 15mn walk. Restaurant provides also good rice & curry. Moreover, the staff is very helpful and that was very much appreciated when we lost a smartphone in a tuktuk late in the evening ! Definitely a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Blinkbonnie Inn prides itself with the best views in Kandy. You will believe it after you have your breakfast in the view-point restaurant, overlooking the whole of Kandy. All this combined with their outstanding service and traditional hospitality makes the Blinkbonnie Inn a great place to stay in Kandy. The rooms of the Blinkbonnie Inn cater for all needs and budgets. All rooms are having a view point balcony overlooking Kandy Lake, Mountains. The view point restaurant has 180' views of Kandy lake and Temple and mountain ranges. You can enjoy a lovely cup of world famous Sri Lankan tea in the mornings watching playful monkeys passing by as well as a beautiful tropical and migrating birds, a great way to begin your day. Tours can be arranged in all budget ranges. Eco and Adventure tours are available as well as cultural tours of the ancient cities and temples. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Blinkbonnie Inn

Address: 69 Rajapihilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: $30 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Blinkbonnie Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Blinkbonnie Tourist Hotel Kandy
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“The rooms on the upper level are bigger and have their own balcony. All the rooms have the same view, though”
 of 5 bubbles Biljana00, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Top floor rooms are best for the view.”
 of 5 bubbles PeterAUCNX, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the top floor with a great view!”
 of 5 bubbles 873emelied, 14 Dec 2015 | Read review
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“top rooms better than downstairs”
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