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River Valley Residence

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Clean and comfortable accommodation with basic amenities for budget conscious travelers
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15 reviews
Clean and comfortable accommodation with basic amenities for budget conscious travelers
River Valley Residence offers comfortable rooms with attached bathrooms. Breakfast option available.
Breakfast (special dietary requests can be discussed)
Breakfast (special dietary requests can be discussed)
Breakfast (special dietary requests can be discussed)
Seasonal fruits fresh from the garden!
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Transport options at RVR - the tuk tuk seats 3 adults
Transport options at RVR - 5 seater van
Transport options at RVR - 8 seater van
The Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa) - 5km from River Valley Residence
The Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa) - 5km from River Valley Residence
The Temple of the Tooth (Sri Dalada Maligawa) - 5km from River Valley Residence
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Overview
Holiday Rental House -
3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Kandy, Kandy District, Central Province
River Valley Residence is a family-run rental home in Kandy in Sri Lanka. It is a convenient 15-20 minute drive from the Kandy city centre.

Surrounded by greenery and mountains, River Valley Residence is a great getaway from the chaos of the city. The scenic Mahaweli River is a short 3-minute walk away from the residence.

We have 3 fully furnished bedrooms (one Queen room and two Twin rooms) and 1 apartment to offer with basic amenities such as linen, mosquito nets, attached bathrooms, hot water showers and free Wi-Fi. Dining/ lounge area and parking facilities are also available. A complimentary Sri Lankan breakfast is included in the room rate.

Extra beds and self-service laundry facilities are available at an additional fee.

Children below the age of 12 years may stay with parents at no extra cost, provided no extra beds are used...
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About the Owner, Dhanushri M
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 100 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: Today
Listed since : Dec 2015
Overall rating: 4.5 / 5.0
Based on 15 reviews and 1 property
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Very good - based on 15 reviews
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Larissa G
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago for a stay in November 2017

We loved to stay at Danushri's house and would definitely recommend it to anyone else! She organised a delicious breakfast for us as well as the transportation to our dinner place in Kandy or our trip to Sigirya. We found a home away from home!

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Management response:

Dear Larissa, Thanks so much for taking the time to leave us a review. It was a pleasure to meet you. We wish you all the best! From all of us at River Valley Residence

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Eva J
Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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Reviewed 13 April 2017 for a stay in February 2017

We stayed three nights in this family-run guesthouse. Reasonable prices. Room is not big, but you have everything you need. Room and bathroom are spotless, wifi good, a/c and fan efficient. Sleeping quality is good and the mattresses wonderful. Our room facing the garden became very hot in the afternoon, and it was not very comfortable. May be other rooms...

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Management response:

Dear Eva, thanks so much for taking the time to write a review. It is truly appreciated. It was a pleasure to meet you. We wish you all the best! Best regards, From all of us at River Valley Residence

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Jon Erik...
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Reviewed 25 February 2017 for a stay in August 2016

My wife and I stayed here during our honeymoon. The guest house is run by the Munasinghe family, who is the friendliest lot you can imagine. We had a wonderful stay, and it was the nicest place we stayed on entire Sri Lanka. The family is very helpful, the room and the home made breakfast were excellent. The place is...

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Management response:

Dear Jon, It's so thoughtful of you to leave us a great review! We really enjoyed having you and your lovely wife in our home. It's always a pleasure to have friendly, cheerful and easy going guests like you two. Thank you for choosing River Valley Residence and we wish you both many more wonderful travel adventures together. Take care....

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Amenities
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (6)
  • En Suite Rooms (4)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (8)
  • Microwave
  • Patio
  • Queen Beds:(1)
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(4)
  • Staffed Property
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Ask about smoking
Bathrooms
    4 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    1 King
    4 Twins
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About the neighbourhood
It is surrounded by mountains, rice fields, lush greenery and the Mahaweli River (which is a short 3 minute walk) so it is ideal for relaxation. There are shops nearby to purchase essential items and tuk tuks for convenient transport to the city.

There are several attractions nearby like the Degaldoruwa Temple with cave paintings and the Bodhigala Temple. In the city, travelers can visit the famous Sri Dalada Maligawa (Temple of the Tooth) and many other historic attractions.
Access
Car advised
How to get there
Airport: B'naike International Airport : 120.0 km
Railway: Kandy Railway Station: 6.0 km
Driving directions to get here from Kandy town by a “Tuk Tuk” (Three-wheeler) or private vehicle (15-20 minutes)​:

- Coming from the direction of Kandy town, pass Buwalikada and turn left at Lewella Junction. ​- Keep driving straight past Bangalawatta and turn right after crossing the Lewella Bridge​
- About 200m from the Lewella Bridge, turn right to the Sirimalwatte-Nattarampota Road at “Siyambala Gaha Junction” (recognisable by a three-wheeler stand at the junction)​
- After about 200m along the Sirimalwatte-Nattarampota Road, turn right to “Ganga Addara Road” (a concrete road) ​
- River Valley Residence (No. 4A-2) is the 4th building on the left side of the road​

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