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Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

If you're doing Adam's Peak the chances are you want a simple and clean place to eat and sleep before and/or after the hike which is exactly what Slightly Chilled offers. The staff are really pleasant and helpful with tips on doing the climb and the property is within walking distance from the base of the climb too. The buffet...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

The buffet dinner here was amazing - 4 different delicious veg dishes/curries including a great dhal, rice, noodles, fried savoury doughnut things...and amazing desserts including fruit, yoghurt, sesame seed treats and peanut brittle. We loved it!

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Slightly Chilled is an ok hotel to stay at if you need somewhere simple when climbing Adam's Peak. Rooms were simple however pillows were terrible which didn't allow us to get a good sleep. The shower did not have any hot water however that was something they were working on. We had dinner and breakfast there and both were very...

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Izola, Slovenia
Reviewed 22 December 2016

The guesthouse is really basic. The only reason to spend a night here is as a base for climbing Adam's peak. The dining room is airy and has good views, and the food is reasonable, but the bedrooms are basic and smell damp. I do reccomand to check weather conditions and period for the climb. In July when it is...

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Thank 1974Karin
UK
Reviewed 21 December 2016

The only reason to stay here is to use it as a base to climb Adams Peak. There is nothing else much around the immediate area here so almost everyone you see will just be staying the one night. We pre-booked online and took their offer of a transfer from the Station at Hatton to the hotel. It worked well...

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Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night to climb Adam s Peak. The location is perfect, rooms clean and good food. internet was not available in the room, and tv was not connected however overall a good hotel with comfy beds that are a necessity.

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Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

My main reason for giving this hotel 4 out of 5 is that it is very well located for climbing Adams Peak. All of the other hotels in the area have awful reviews (hence why I don't think Adams Peak appears on any travel companies itinerary and it's only independent travellers that do this). The dinner and breakfast buffets were...

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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Perfect location, just by the start of Adams peak, and possible to do other good walks in the surrounding tea plantation area. Very happy with the dinner and the breakfast, and the view from the balcony. Good value for the price we paid.

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Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We liked the buffet dinner and the breakfast after coming back from Adam's Peak. Staff is friendly. The room was big enough and we had a great balcony with nice view on Adam's Peak. Great location for this walk, I think it's max 15 minutes until the start of Adam's Peak. Do everything was fine, apart from the smell in...

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Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This place is very affordable. With nice staff and management. food is also nice. There is nothing negative which came across whole my one night stay there. This is definitely a place which can be recommended to anyone who wants to hike Adams peak.

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Relax and let your soul truly unwind in the Slightly Chilled Guest House (formerly Yellow House). Gayantha and Nirasha will make a great memory of your trip to Sri Lanka. Great service, great rooms and great Sri Lankan hospitality! Adam's Peak should be part of your trip in Sri Lanka! ... more   less 

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Address: Adam's Peak, Dalhousie, Nallathanniya 22070, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Nallathanniya
Price Range: $74 - $97 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 12
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Slightly Chilled Hotel Dalhousie
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“All the rooms are basic, but spotless and great value”
 of 5 bubbles Samvmatt, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Rooms with a view are always great. But avoid staying on the level directly below the dining room. You hear it all.”
 of 5 bubbles gmewhite, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the place. We were in one of the newer rooms and it was horrific, i dread to think what the older ones are like”
 of 5 bubbles SparklingEms, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“The house is built into the side of a mountain. Get a room on the top floor. Best view of Adam's Peak.”
 of 5 bubbles UschP, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“if you get a room on a high floor in the original block you can access the Wi-Fi in reception.”
 of 5 bubbles wh0wants2kn0w, 25 Apr 2016 | Read review
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