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70 Rajaphilla Mawatha Kandy, Sri Lanka
Posted: July 02 2015
Application Deadline: Available Year-round
Position: 3 Part-time, Paid
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DescriptionTen minute stroll from the ancient kingdom of Kandy, over looking the Jungle, Kandy Lake, the Golden roofed Temple of the Tooth, and spectacular mountain scenery sits Helga's Folly, clinging to the hillside.
" Designed in the 30's by the owner's mother.
Hosting many celebrities.
Inspiring the Stereophonics single 'Madam Helga' , which came 3rd in the UK charts.
Converted to a sumptious house that would serve Baz Luhrman, should he opt to film, 'Moulin Rouge, Jungle Style. Organically produced food.
Mirrors shrouded by gothic candlalbars emphasizing the whimsy of life, and reflecting Madam Helga's preference to juxtapose and mix the pedigrees....
Cinema showing movies of your choosing.
Sswimming pool surrounded by jungle, guarded by fairies...
In the visitors book everyone searches for an adequate description: King Arthur's knights meet Victorian, meets the Adam's family.
Carl Muller :The Sri Lankan author was perhaps the closest when he wrote 'the Gods of music, Art & Drama' have created the impossible"
Courtesy of the book 'Living in Sri Lanka' by James Fenell - Turtle Bunbury - Thames & Hudson.
Conde Nast Traveller Harriet O' Brian : 'Famously atmospheric & eccentric has been a favorite with travelers. Awash with color & flamboyant murals .
The hotel is either hilariously outre or simply over the top. A trip, a dream, who cares? whatever the answer. Food here is a serious plus....
We welcome happy souls, open for an adventure, to join our Folly family, some of whom have been here for decades!!
would like to add that we would never ask anyone to do any work that we would not be happy to do our selves.
Please check out our website:
www.helgasfolly.com. We welcome all with open minds. Look forward to new artistic 'souls' to join the Folly family.
RequirementsEnglish Speaking. Happy disposition. Interest in innovative cuisine. Driving and computer savvy an advantage.
Board and lodging provided