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    Helga's Folly

    70 Rajaphilla Mawatha, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
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    • Average6%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Internet
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Visited Helga's Folly recently to see what it's like. Ordered two soft drinks which allowed us to soak up the atmosphere and have a look around the place. Staff seemed a little disorganised and service was slow. However, I would recommend visiting the hotel as...More

    Thank POC-CW
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded yesterday

    Dear POC-CW Thank you very much for the kind review. We are sorry if you have experienced a slow service. It would have been one of those bad days we face now and then. We added a member to our family and it was his...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We didn't stay at the Hotel but heard about it from fellow travellers whilst in Kandy. We came on a Monday night and it was very quiet early on so we had a few drinks before a few others showed up. Some of the lodgers/artists...More

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    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Mr. Dave, We thank you both for patronizing HELGASFOLLY and for your kind review. We the HELGASFOLLY family are more than happy to receive and make every one who comes here to feel at home. All our guests receive our personnel attention, and yes...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This is an amazing hotel, more of a museum. It sits atop the windy roads way above Kandy and on arriving, feels like you're stepping into a secret world. In effect you are... You walk in and every surface has been covered, from photos, to...More

    Thank Jessica P
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Ms. Jesica, Thank you very much from the Family of this magical home HELGASFOLLY for your most valuable review. Yes, as you have mentioned from the time you enter this premises, it is as you have entered a secret world, in a way which...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Helga is a member of the Sri Lankan, tea-planation owning Periera family. As a beautiful young woman she went to England and married the titled scion of the Blow family. She had two children, Detmar who married Isabella, and Selina. The stairs up to the...More

    Thank nancystoddart
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Ms. Stoddart, Thank you very much for the wonderful review and a recap from the past on HELGASFOLLY. You definitely understand the true spirit of this extraordinary place. Being a new member of this family I have yet to learn am lot about this...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    After reading several negative reviews about the food at Helga's we were sceptical about going there on our last night in Kandy. However, I'm very glad we decided to go as the food was very nice and relatively cheap considering the price included three courses....More

    Thank NKateP
    Response from Blythspirit77, Resident Manager at Helga's FollyResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Ms. Kate, From the Family HELGASFOLLY our heartfelt gratitude for your valuable review. Yes, we have had some negative reviews due to unavoidable situations and we have taken up all those reviews seriously since they are all of good value for our family to...More

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    • Pool
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    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Pool
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    • US$86 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Romantic Hotel in Kandy
    • #8 Family Hotel in Kandy
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 15
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    shoes1066
    5 March 2017|
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    Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
    Yes .. All reviews help us and we do take them seriously .. Thank you for your excellent site. Very best from all at the Folly.
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    Martin P
    21 July 2016|
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    Response from Blythspirit77 | Property representative |
    About 15-20 minutes.Very best from us all at Helgas Folly..
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