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Front of Polwatte HouseHigh above the property facing the pump house
Private room in bed and breakfast

Officers Mess, Kandy - Room 3

Andrew

Officers Mess, Kandy - Room 3

3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
3 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 private bath
HOME HIGHLIGHTS
Great location100% of recent guests gave this home’s location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Andrew is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.

This Building was a WWII British Army Officers Mess now converted to a Grand House with a breath taking views alongside the beautiful Mahaweli ganga (the longest river in Sri Lanka).

Room 1 is a comfortable room, its own spacious bathroom with hot and cold water, a ceiling fan and a mosquito net.

Breakfast Included.

Other Listings

US$40 Room 4 - https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/9889063
US$75 Room 2 - https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/1001952
US$100 Room 1 - https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/1361904

Amenities

Wifi
Kitchen
Free parking on premises
Dryer
Breakfast
Washer

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 double bed, 1 single bed

House Rules

Self check-in with building staff

Availability

80 Reviews

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Faith User Profile
Faith
January 2017
Andrew's home stay is like no other, beautiful, inspiring, calm and steeped in history. We absolutely loved our two nights stay and wish it could have been longer! Friendly fun staff, we all played footie out in the lawn. Delicious food, spices, mangos, fruits and veg all source…
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Response from Andrew:
thanks guys
January 2017
Crystal User Profile
Crystal
January 2016
My family had a lovely stay at Polwatte House. It is a good place to relax about 30 mins out of Kandy town in a beautiful lakeside setting. Andrew was very interesting to talk to and arranged a great day trip for us in the cultural triangle. Thank you again for your hospitality. …
Ram User Profile
Ram
September 2014
My parents and I had a wonderful and quite a nostalgic time during our quick and rushed stay at the Polwatte house. Ailsa and Andrew were very hospitable hosts and were very accommodating with our reservation, especially since we booked and arrived late and left early the next da…
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Rich & Tara
June 2012
The Polwatte House was terrific! We arrived really needing a break from being on the go and this was the perfect spot. Her and her family were such gracious hosts. Their housekeeper Seelan took such great care of us and cooked us the most delicious meals. It was such a relaxing s…
Atheeq User Profile
Atheeq
May 2018
Andrew is a very friendly great host, He took very good care of us during our stay, we really enjoyed the place and Andrews company. Highly recommended.
Mihiri User Profile
Mihiri
November 2017
Location was excellent in terms of the view, comfort, food & hospitality.
Shivani User Profile
Shivani
October 2017
We intended to make Kandy the base and travel around, but reviewed plans when we checked into Polwatte House. Polwatte is beautiful, both on the exterior and the interior and we considered ourselves extremely lucky to have found it! Andrew is warm, easy and great company— his fam…

Hosted by Andrew

Kundasale, Sri LankaJoined in March 2012
Andrew User Profile
215 Reviews
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Andrew is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
I'm Andrew, and half British/ half Sri Lankan. living in Kandy and renovating My family home which is also our guest house. I'm married with 2 kids, Kids are in school in the UK, Ailsa is with the kids so they come on school holidays. The House is a old British army officers me…
Languages: English
Response rate: 100%
Response time: within an hour
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