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Quiet Oasis in Center of Colombo

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Padminee

Quiet Oasis in Center of Colombo

2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
2 beds
1 bath

Located on a quiet street in Central Colombo this is a tastefully decorated old style bungalow with a garden. Easy access to British Council, University, General Hospital, Museum, the Fort. Sri Lanka tourist board approved. 40 years in the business.

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Wireless Internet
Breakfast
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House Rules

This is a home and as such there is no 24 hour "reception". Please respect if possible convenient hours between 6 am and 10 pm to come and go. If it is not possible to do so please let me know beforehand.

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31 Reviews

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Chris
June 2016
We spent one night in Chelsea Gardens, passing through Colombo on our way to Trincomalee. Padminee was very helpful with our travel plans, arranging taxis and the like, and was also very understanding when some of these plans fell through (a missed bus, and one of us falling ill!…
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Response from Padminee:
I am glad you enjoyed trinco I was worried about Rachel .How she would handle such a long journer Alls wel that end well! Padmini
June 2016
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Allan
December 2015
The one really good thing about Padminee's bungalow is that it is in a quiet oasis of the city. And the other good thing is Padminee's herself, a charming lady with helpful information for the traveler. As for her troup of servants, they couldn't be sweeter or more helpful. Hav…
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Ian
December 2014
Padmini's place is a couple of Km from the centre of Colombo, but not too far in a Tuk. The staff were very attentive and the breakfast delightful. Padmini helped us understand the logistics of our trip and was a very nice host.
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Claire
October 2014
Padminee made us feel very welcome in her home from the moment we arrived. She was very flexible about our antisocial arrival time, and treated us like friends from afar! Her breakfasts are tasty and plentiful (particularly her delicious homemade jams!) And she is great to chat w…
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Henry
September 2014
Great place, Padminee is a real character. When we arrived after a long journey from Sinharaja we were sat down for tea & biscuits (from a lovely china service) and proceeded to have a conversation about the Scottish independence referendum. The old house is lovely, full of fasc…
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Response from Padminee:
Thankyou Henry for your very charming review of our place. It is so lovely to hear nice things said about our home .Even the negatives are positive .for those are things that could be set right. Thankyou again Padmini Thankyou Henry for your charming review of our place It is lovely to hear nice things said of our home .Even the negatives becomes positive those are things that could be put righ (Website hidden by Airbnb) Tankyou again Padmini
September 2014
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Marie
December 2017
We were very disappointed and cannot recommend the place! Our room was in another building and was much too expensive for what we got. Luckily we only spent one night there. Padminee was not there during our stay. The staff was very friendly on our arrival and offered us tea in t…
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Heiko ( Haiko )
November 2017
We really appreciated Padminis warm welcoming place. the long chats over braeakfast and the generous breakfast and homemade jam, and tea and coffee. The ambience is great. The location is in a secluded area, quiet, but walking distance to the main road and very close to the do…
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Response from Padminee:
Thankyou,Haiho for you warm appreciation of everything It makes me very happy It is so lovely to be appreciated Padmini
November 2017

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Colombo 3, Sri LankaJoined in July 2014
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Padminee Nanayakkara has been running her bed and breakfast for many years and has an outstanding knowledge of Sri Lankan culture and history.
Languages: English, Français
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Response time: within a few hours
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