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Genuine Humbugs

Meena Ella Nursery Hakgala | opposite Hakgala Botanical Gardens, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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09/07/2017 10/07/2017
1 room
  • 1 room
    2 adults
    • 2 adults
      0 children
      • 0 children
        Traveller (32)
        Room & Suite (9)
        Dining (2)
        • Excellent21%
        • Very good43%
        • Average21%
        • Poor3%
        • Terrible12%
        20 Apr 2017
        “Scenic Location Probably Best For Travellers With a Car or Driver!”
        26 Aug 2016
        “Snack ”
        Free Parking
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        Wheelchair Access
        Breakfast included
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        Reviewed 21 April 2017

        The location is about a 20 minute bus journey from Nuwara Eliya in a beautiful setting on the side of a mountain. There is a scattering of houses in Hakgala as well as the botanical gardens, but not much else.The bungalow is a little way...More

        Thank Abs20001990
        Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

        We wanted to have strawberries and humbug is renowned and one of the few original places in Nuwara eliya. The service is good and prices was decent. What we noted was the lunch is very popular as well.

        Thank DJEBA
        Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 4 September 2016

        Thank you very much for your appreciation,and we are happy you enjoyed your meals.

        Reviewed 26 January 2016

        The care/restaurant here is idea for a stop for drinks or snacks on the way to or from Nuwara Eliya. It is right opposite the Hakgala botanic gardens and just a few kilometres from Gregory Lake and the main town. Humbugs serves a range of...More

        Thank profjoypc
        Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 4 September 2016

        Thank you very much for your appreciation,and good to know you enjoyer your meals

        Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

        It's a small hidden jem in nuwaraeliya. Strawberry and pancakes dish was amazing... Freshly made. Looking forward to visiting there again for a overnight stay. Service was quick, and efficient. Decor needs refurbishment but I enjoyed the lay back nature of the whole place.

        Thank Methmi R
        Response from Palitha J, Owner at Genuine HumbugsResponded 9 November 2016

        Thank you very much for your review complete ,refurbishment is now in operation , it did need a face lift, please do visit again , and see the improvements. Kind regards Palitha

        Reviewed 18 August 2014

        No Hot water supply continously.we have inform several times about hot water problem. Mangement & the workers are trying to save the money (or the owner orded them).Overall good place. we have to think again again going there or not.

        Thank lakmal234
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        • Free Parking
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        • Free Parking
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        • Price range
        • US$26 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
        • Room types
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        • Number of rooms
        • 10
        • Location
        • Sri Lanka >
        • Central Province >
        • Nuwara Eliya
        • Also Known As
        • Genuine Humbugs Hotel Nuwara Eliya
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        "If you go with a family then get the family room. the other rooms are great as well though but smaller."
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        "Check the bathroom too and see if the hot water really works before deciding on a room."
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        "Request for deluxe room that has garden view. One room even has a door that opens out to garden."
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