Period March 2016 to February 2018
1st – Sunrise Holiday Resort – Habarana
Highlight – Swimming pool, great host and excellent curries
“Marshall and his team did an excellent job with looking after us.
On arrival we discussed our plans and Marshall was happy 🙂 to help organise what we wanted to do.
The pool is very well maintained, the rooms are basic but clean 🙂 the food provided was very nice 🙂 and you will not go hungry staying there. 2 breakfasts and 2 dinners came to the equivalent of only £26!- Eleanor January 2017″
“Great location & base to explore the surrounding area. Lovely host, who was very helpful and made sure our stay was pleasant and enjoyable. Would highly recommend 🙂 – Nicola December 2016”
2nd – White House Holiday Inn – Trincomalee
Highlight – 50 metres from Uppuveli beach & great host
“Great place 🙂 great host and great people onsite to take care of the rooms and to cook the food. Appreciated the fact that the host accepted my request to shorten my stay and to refund the difference ( we wanted to slightly change our travel plans and he was very accommodating). Great location, very close to a beautiful beach. Aurelien – September 2016”
3rd – Anne Residence – Negombo
Highlight – quiet location, large rooms and minutes from beach
“We spent the last day of our holidays in Negombo because from there transport to the airport is easy and does not take to much time. The room is large. The area is quiet and you can sit on the balcony and look over the Dutch Canal. The shower is nice and hot. You can easily walk into the main street where there are all sorts of restaurants. We loved the sunset at Bee Beach 🙂 Jeanette – June 2016”
4th – Green Grass Homestay – Sigiriya
Highlight – Excellent location, amazing food and wonderful hosts
“Great location great host, restaurant food is lovely cooked fresh while you wait. Wonderful people i felt at home and the best location they will also help you with anything you need and they recommend some really good spots to see the Lion Rock 🙂 it was amazing felt at home the whole time remember to eat at their restaurant and also ask for a Sri lankan breakfast will love to come back. Thomas – December 2016”
5th – Harsha Apartments – Negombo
Highlight -Excellent location, just 4 minutes from beach and wonderful hosts
“A really lovely place. Set back in a nice and quiet backstreet very close to the beach, a few mins walk only.
The room and cosy outside area with kitchen and seating have everything you need, to relax and enjoy. The family was lovely and really made us feel very welcome 🙂
We only stayed for one night, but wish we could have stayed longer. Bart – December 2016″
6th – Anura Homestay – Sigiriya
Highlight – Excellent location, just 500 metres from Lions Rock & monkeys!!
“We stayed 2 nights in anura’s guesthouse last week. His place is perfectly located in sigiriya, close to the rocks and in a small street but preserve from the tourists because at the end of a little quiet path . The room was really clean and the bathroom too. 🙂 We had a great an excellent breakfast. The first night we had dinner, the Rice and curry was enormous and delicious as much as the veggie noodles! 🙂 There is a good atmosphere in this place, with kid playing around, monkeys and a cute baby dog! Thanks again ! Benoit – August 2016”
7th – Petit Guest House – Negombo
Highlight – Excellent beach front location, modern rooms & welcoming family hosts
“This small guesthouse is located 50 meters from the beach of Negombo, and is located in the middle of the tourist area of Negombo. Andy has greatly facilitated our arrival.
Note that this guesthouse is run by Joseph and his family, who are incidentally very welcoming 🙂 Etienne – August 2016″
“Great value for money, perfect and extremely quick communication, very nice and helpful host.
All in all perfect 🙂 holiday experience! Stephanie – July 2016″
8th – Morgans Guest House – Jaffna
Highlight – Excellent rooms, lovely warm host & good breakfast
“we had a very pleasant stay at morgan’s guest house. the room was spacious and confortable. it was nice to sit in the patio in the evening for a drink and a conversation with maria, the manager. with her husband, lourance, we explored the Jaffna islands one day. he is a very good guide and driver. we absolutely can recommend this place 🙂 Elke – February 2017”
“Great to be back in Jaffna and stay at Morgans. We were well Looked after and had a lovely warm welcome 🙂 from Maria. Clean & comfortable room 🙂 good breakfast 🙂 and a convenient base to explore the beautiful Jaffna peninsula. Beth – February 2017”
9th – Samadhi Guest House – Ella
Highlight – Excellent location
just a short walk from town
and Little Adams Peak
10th – Kais Guest House – Jaffna
Highlight -Excellent location & very kind hosts
“We had a wonderful time at Kai’s Guesthouse. 🙂 We explored Jaffna by foot, bicycle, tuk tuk and bus. The guesthouse was wonderful with a verandah and garden. The people who run it are very kind:)
We had everything we needed and will return there on our next trip to Jaffna.
Astrid – February 2017″