• Helga's Folly

    Welcome to Helga's Folly.

  • Helga's Folly

    Leave your cares behind and wrap yourself up in comfort, far removed from the hustle and bustle of the city.

  • Helga's Folly

    Each offering a unique experience in comfort.

  • Helga's Folly

    You can still hear the lapping of the waves mixed with the songs of birds.

Helga's Folly

High above the busy and historical city of Kandy overlooking the wonders the city has to offer stands a red sprawling building known as Helga's Folly. Favored by travelers due to its eccentric colors and flamboyant murals, the hotel still retains its old charm. From delicious salads and soups to main dishes and a private pool to calm off your weariness, come visit us and enjoy a holiday in the hills.

Location

Helga's Folly is located a mere ten minute walk away from the ancient city of Kandy where the ambience and grandeur still remains the same as the bygone era. Slightly overlooking the temple of the tooth relic and the Kandy Lake, Helga’s Folly is an ideal base for excursions in the central and regions beyond. Kandy is about a 3 hour drive away from Colombo while the central bus and train stations are within easy reach.

Accomodation

Every guestroom that is available at Helga's Folly in Kandy is unique in their own way while they speak of a story that is different from each one. All guestrooms consist of fans as well as air-conditioning while there are attached bathrooms and French doors that lead out to balconies where you sit around and relax enjoying the calming weather in Kandy. Some guestrooms have been decorated according to the taste of a few of Helga's Folly's regular customers while most rooms include antique furniture with four poster beds or even beds with golden crowns.

Excursions

Due to its proximity to the Kandy town centre, guests at Helga's Folly can visit various historical venues of this ancient kingdom. While in Kandy you can make a trip to the temple of the Tooth Relic, stroll around the Kandy Lake, enjoy a boat ride as well, or maybe head towards the museum to witness artefacts of yester years. For the more adventurous traveller, a hike to the Hanthane Mountain range will be ideal. The Peradeniya Botanical gardens is a blessing in disguise for the nature lover.

Facilities

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Restaurant

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Pool

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Eco Friendly

Renowned among a few guests as a private home to spend a quiet vacation in the hills, Helga's Folly is a large red building decorated by its owner according to a fanciful, tropical theme. The Kitchen staff at Helga's Folly is ever prepared to take in your orders and your early decisions are much appreciated so that they can cook you favourite meals. You have the option of choosing anything from the menu which includes starters, soups, salads, puddings, cocktails, canapes, scented rice, various chicken and fish dishes etc. Prior notice of your likes, dislikes and allergies are much appreciated. You can also have your meals in private in clandestine dining rooms and even on balconies.

A private cinema with movies of your choice can be enjoyed with family and friends while munching on bites and enjoying drinks. Surrounded by the jungle, the residence offers you a crystal clear swimming pool where you can enjoy a dip in fine weather. Our gardens comprises of jasmines and frangipani while exotic flowers, herbs, spices and coffee trees also surround the building. Helga's Folly also offers a classic wedding package which includes a whole list of traditional and ceremonial services offered for the couple.

Rooms

Deluxe Room

HAVE BEEN AIR CONDITIONED EQUIPPED WITH ATTACHED BATHS ,VALUABLE. ANTIQUE FURNITURE AND INDIVIDUAL BALCONIES, ALL ROOMS HAVE BEEN EXQUISITELY FURNISHED NO TWO ROOMS ARE ALIKE

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Superior Room

HAVE BEEN AIR CONDITIONED EQUIPPED WITH ATTACHED BATHS ,VALUABLE. ANTIQUE FURNITURE AND INDIVIDUAL BALCONIES, ALL ROOMS HAVE BEEN EXQUISITELY FURNISHED NO TWO ROOMS ARE ALIKE

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Luxury Suite

HAVE BEEN AIR CONDITIONED EQUIPPED WITH ATTACHED BATHS ,VALUABLE. ANTIQUE FURNITURE AND INDIVIDUAL BALCONIES, ALL ROOMS HAVE BEEN EXQUISITELY FURNISHED NO TWO ROOMS ARE ALIKE

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