Humble Abode

Entire residential home hosted by Minna

3 guests, 2 bedrooms, 2 beds, 1 bathroom
Entire home
You’ll have the house to yourself.
Wifi
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The house is a well-lit, simple and comfortable place for your stay. The living room faces a garden. You can avail the garage space for two cars. There are few corner shops for daily needs and grocery. There are 3 main supermarkets about 200 metres away. The house is located very close to the University of Kelaniya, the Kiribathgoda Hospital and some well-known places of worship such as St Sebastian Church, the Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya, and is also quite close to the Thewatte Basillica.

The space
Facilities
Tea/Coffee and clean drinking water will be available throughout your stay, free of charge!

A set of keys to the house will be given on arrival, to be returned at your departure.

An A/C bedroom is available. (Pls switch off A/C and lights before getting out of the house.
Wireless Internet payment to be made upfront).

(Internet must be strictly used only for email and internet. Downloading movies strictly prohibited. You will be asked to pay for extra data credit).

Change of linen will be made on requests. Every other day or weekly.

Cancel up to 3 days before your trip and get a full refund.

Where you'll sleep

Bedroom 1
1 queen bed
Bedroom 2
1 double bed

What this place offers

Kitchen
Wifi
Free parking on premises
TV
Air conditioning
Dedicated workspace
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Where you’ll be

Wattala, Western Province, Sri Lanka

The house is in a a very peaceful and extremely quiet neighbourhood. Ideal for scholars and writers.

Hosted by Minna

  1. Joined in May 2017
    Dr Minna Thaheer is an author cum academic and works as a consultant for a multinational organisation. She lives in Colombo with her family and visits the Humble Abode frequently, which used to be her home. She will be able to provide you with some info and travel tips to historical sites in the country, should you need. Minna will be accessible on the phone anytime of the week and attend on your needs throughout your stay, (with visits to her annex in the same premises, time to time). A domestic assistant will call over on the guests at Humble Abode on a daily basis for house keeping purposes.
    Dr Minna Thaheer is an author cum academic and works as a consultant for a multinational organisation. She lives in Colombo with her family and visits the Humble Abode frequently,…

    During your stay

    I will be present to receive you and for any assistance required, but will be accessible on the phone any time of the day (unless otherwise informed). I will try to assist you as much as possible with limited presence at the location. As I work in Colombo, will be away during weekdays and will visit my adjoining place (nextdoor) on the weekends. A trusted maid will be available in the morning hours during the week, who could be contacted by you for any assistance required.
    I will be present to receive you and for any assistance required, but will be accessible on the phone any time of the day (unless otherwise informed). I will try to assist you as m…
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      Things to know

      House rules

      Check-in: Flexible
      Check out: 12:00
      No smoking
      No pets
      No parties or events

      Health & safety

      Airbnb's social distancing and other COVID-19-related guidelines apply
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      Cancellation policy