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    Governor's Mansion

    Ottery Estate, Dickoya 22050, Sri Lanka
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    • Excellent73%
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    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
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    “tennis court” (9 reviews)
    “tea plantation” (15 reviews)
    “snooker table” (6 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 93 reviews

    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    Our family spent an amazing time in governer's mansion . You have to keep in mind that it's not a typical 5 stars modern hotel , it's more of a rustic bedrooms and old style mansion . The rooms are clean and the staff was...More

    Thank laraklait
    Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

    The setting of the hotel is amazing in the middle of tea plantations and the garden is beautiful! We took their bikes for a ride around the area which was very nice. Apart from that there is not a lot of entertainment at the hotel....More

    3  Thank TravelbeeZurich
    Response from chrismanagergm, Manager at Governor's MansionResponded 6 June 2017

    This is the first negative review we have had for a very long time. There are so many activities to pursue and other guests find that they are spoilt for choice. We have all the information in the information folder and our staff do offer...More

    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    Arrived to a very warm welcome from the staff, and then greeted by the owner Frank who is passionate about the mansion and its history. Wonderful colonial experience. Great intermate feeling with just 14 suites. Full board really ment full board!! Great history with visits...More

    Thank dickndebs2017
    Reviewed 21 February 2017

    This all-inclusive hotel offers a wonderful respite to the hassle of travel. B, L, D are included ... as are Gin and Tonics and wine. Excellent food. Beautiful rooms with views (we stayed in the Royal room). The mansion is steeped in history, as Queen...More

    Thank swannygal
    Reviewed 16 February 2017

    You climb though tea plantations, up and up, until above you sits the Governor's Mansion. History beckons as you step through the door and the Governor's Mansion has a lot of history. The furnishings throughout the house are of the era. The rooms are large...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$334 - US$381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 11
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    • Sri Lanka >
    • Central Province >
    • Dickoya
    • Also Known As
    • Governor`s Mansion Hotel Hatton
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    Akbar W
    26 January 2017|
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    Response from chrismanagergm | Property representative |
    Governor's Mansion is only 3 1/2 hours from Colombo international airport. This is taking it very easy and stopping for comfort breaks if you so require them. It is via a beautiful route.
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    Akbar W
    19 January 2017|
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    Response from chrismanagergm | Property representative |
    Dear Mr.Wajahat, The best answer to your question is to look at all the trip advisor reviews we have received from guests who have stayed at the Governor's Mansion in the past few months. The reviews are gleaming and we are... More
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    Anushka S
    24 December 2015|
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    Response from DelightedChris | Property representative |
    The person referred to the state of repair of the main road. Busses, cars, cyclist, pedestrians all use the road. It has been repaired by RDA and maintained for quite some time.
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    "Ask for the Queen's Suite. The then Princess Elizabeth stayed in it."
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    "Chill out and trust them. We did and was not disappointed."
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    "Rooms have their own hot water so if you like a hot bath (rather than a shower) ask to make sure you have a..."
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    "Queen's Room"
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