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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 15 November 2015 via mobile

This is a very clean and comfortable place. The staff is very kind and polite. The food is very delicious. There is a breathtaking view from the balcony, and amazing sound of the nature. Highly recommend.

2Thank Ferenczi L
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

The ride into The Change was rough and bumpy but we were immediately greeted by a sincere and warm manager that made us feel right at home. We had dinner of rice and curry which was really delicious! It's been a couple of days after my stay at The Change and I'm so missing the place!

1Thank scmx
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 November 2015

We stayed at The Change for 5 nights in October, we had arrived in Kandy on a rather dark and dreary evening, the owner had arranged for a tuk tuk to collect us from the train station which was great. After some steep incline in the tuk tuk we were a little nervous, then we arrived and instantly felt revived...

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Nyon District, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 October 2015

The guesthouse is on the hills overlooking Kandy. The inside and decoration is very nice. The view on the city is stunning in the morning. Nice pool if you're travelling with kids. We stayed in one of the family room, which is was impeccably clean, though a bit spartan. Food in the evening was great, and staff was extremely friendly....

1Thank AdrBare
Hythe, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Located outskirts of Kandy city and it is difficult to reach as the road conditions are not the best. Hotel is in a nice place and views are great. The hotel staff are friendly and helpful. Food is average and unexperienced waiters getting confused with orders. Pool facility is available but not inviting as no deck chairs around maybe the...

1Thank CharlesB2305
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Reviewed 16 October 2015

The Change is a really nice hotel with a beautiful view over the hills and mountains of Kandy. It's hard to find but when we had to get from Sigiriya to the hotel The Change were wonderful and found a driver for us to get us there. We used a tuk tuk driver in Kandy and got great tips on...

1Thank cat-erichsen
Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 12 October 2015

We stayed one night at the ChangeThe owner welcomed us with a nice fruite shake which was excellent. The room and the ambiance of the place is amazing for a guest house. Has a swimming pool and nice garden with view. Great STaff and very accommodating. excellent location. The food for dinner and breakfast was excellent. It is also good...

1Thank ZIVA69
Reviewed 3 October 2015

-The rooms were very clean and big -Staff were very helpful -The pool was a decent size and clean. -Not any choice for breakfast we were given egg which my girlfriend doesn't like. We asked for pancakes instead for the following day, which were amazing. -Great views. -Only disappointment is that it is pretty far out from the city, and...

1Thank Keaton B
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed there for 1 night for our tea plantation/museum.the hotel is hard to find so make sure they pick you up or talk to the driver directly. The aspect and view are great. Service is attentive. The hotel is essentially in a posh area of Kandy where the houses are slowly pushing out tea plantations and the like

1Thank Igorzeterrible
Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Once you reach this hotel, you'll enjoy a fabulous view of Kandy. The building is full of character and the rooms are clean and comfortable. There was even a swimming pool! Great food too, organic and plentiful. Most memorably, the manager was absolutely charming and couldn't have made us feel more at home.

1Thank JaneHoung

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about The Change

Address: Green Hill, Block 56, Heeressagala, Kandy, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy
Price Range: RM226 - RM262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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#5 Family Hotel in Kandy
#10 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
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“Ask for one over looking Kandy hills”
 of 5 bubbles S7121SAmichelleo, 29 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Wi fi is dodgy in the hills, this was better than other places but not constitent. Only really matters if you really you need it”
 of 5 bubbles dano71, 2 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Higher rooms have better views and privacy”
 of 5 bubbles sprabs, 16 Jul 2016 | Read review
“All are good.”
 of 5 bubbles lilua_12, 14 May 2016 | Read review
“This is a very solid, comfortable,well furnished house and as far as I could tell all the rooms had expansive views from private balconies.”
 of 5 bubbles mama2227, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
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