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Clean/Traditional food cooked on woodfire hearth

Bungalow -
2 Bedrooms , 2 Bathrooms , Sleeps 2
Kandy, Kandy District, Central Province

'Tranquilty' is my home. It is also home to my family comprising of my wife and our two dogs. Situated in the middle of my Tea Plantation it is the ideal location to get away from the hustle and bustle of the cities, the cacaphony of beach parties and city traffic. Breathe clean air, eat and learn to cook traditionally prepared local cuisine, have a dip in our pool and get a relaxing massage. Tranquility offers this and much more. My wife is a Latvian national & I have lived more than 20 years in Europe. So we know first hand what Westerners expect when they go on holiday. We speak fluent English, German, Russian and have a working knowledge of Swiss German dialects, French, Spanis...
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Listing #HL249053
About the Owner
Arjuna P
Languages spoken:German, Russian, English, French, Spanish
Response Rate:90%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:July 2012
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

We stayed with Arjuna at his place for 3 nights. Prior to coming to Sri Lanka I had mentioned we were going to go to the cricket in Kandy that was on while we were there. Arjuna contacted us a couple of days before to...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank Nick G
ArjunaPana, VR Owner at Clean/Traditional food cooked on woodfire hearth, responded to this reviewResponded 13 August 2018

Hi Nick, hope you guys are enjoying the rest of your holiday. Thanks for your comments. Maybe we'll see each other down under. Warm regards - Arjuna

Reviewed 6 January 2018

We spent 3 magical days with Arjuna and his wonderful wife Zane in their little piece of paradise just outside Kandy. They both gave us a very warm welcome and help with making the best of our stay in the area. We opted to eat...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank Passport732843
ArjunaPana, VR Owner at Clean/Traditional food cooked on woodfire hearth, responded to this reviewResponded 7 January 2018

Hi Thank you for the wonderful review. We enjoyed sharing our house with you guys. You are always welcome in our home. We wish you all the best. Arjuna & Zane

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Reviewed 18 August 2016

this place was just unreal to describe, we really enjoyed it with my wife, Arjuna ( the owner) has allowed us to pick some tea leaves in his Tea Plantation. Arjuna and his wife Zane are very friendly hosts and make sure that you feel...More

Date of stay: July 2016
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  • Alarm Clock
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Books
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Children's Pool
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (12)
  • Dishwasher
  • Double Beds:(1)
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (2)
  • Freezer
  • Garage
  • Grill
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (12)
  • Mountain Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Paper Towels Provided
  • Patio
  • Ping Pong Table
  • Pool Table
  • Porch
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Staffed Property
  • Stereo System
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 6:00 AM
- We do not serve lunch - We can not serve alchohol on the premises - We do not serve HALAL food - Smoking is permitted only outside the house - If you have any SPECIAL REQUESTES...
    2 Attached (ensuite)
    1 Full
    1 Twin
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  • cleaning fee: AU$8 / stay - Fee
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About the neighbourhood
Menikdiwela is conveniently located near Kandy City. Tranquility is ideally located If you prefer to be away from the busy Kandy city but still want to be able to visit Kandy and get back in the evening, .

World heritage sites like the Dambulla Cave Temple, Sigiriya Rock Fortress are a day trip away. Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage is one hour away and Nuwara Eliya Hill station can be reached within 2.5 hours. The 3 temples, Gadaladeniya, Ambakka and Lankathilleke are also about 1.5 hours away. There are various trekking and biking possiblities in and around Menikdiwela too.
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Colombo International: 90.0 km
Railway: PILIMATHALAWA: 8.0 km
•On Kandy-Colombo road, turn off at Pilimathalawa and proceed on Pottepitiya road.
•Drive past the Giragama Tea Factory (approx. 5Km from Tea Factory)
•Drive through Danture, Ketapitiya and to Menikdiwela village.
•In Menikdiwela village, at end of village just before the Electrical Transmitter, take the gravel road on the right.

Bus from Kandy: Take bus Nr. 649 (direction Poththepitiya) from Kandy “Goods Shed” bus station. Get off at Menikdiwela and follow same instructions as above.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 120.0 km.
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