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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good21%
  • Average12%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“tree house”(121 reviews)
“yoga retreat”(5 reviews)
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
Saraii, meaning "the essence" in Hebrew, aims to provide an authentic Sri Lankan experience with its unique tree houses and mud chalets. Within 15 minutes' by safari jeep from Bundala National Park, this pet-friendly property also has free Wi-Fi. The on-site Saraii Slow Food Specialty...
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Special Offer: Complimentary bottle of wine
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Randunu Kale Watta | Weerawila, Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
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2 km to Weerawila Airport
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All reviewstree houseunique experienceyoga retreatchalet suitesalt water poolsri lankanature loversholiday experienceopen airorganic foodamazing treeoutdoor bathroomclose to naturemosquito netstaff was very friendly and helpfulearly morningrecommend this place
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We just got back from our weekend away and we had a lovely time. Even though the weather was hot the tree house was lovely, windy and cosy. It was so relaxing and it was actually great to be off grid. The kids loved! Made...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Simply just wow. We stayed there for two nights. Sensational feeling to wake up and see the sunrise from the treetops. Extremely friendly and helpful staff. Soaps and lotions are all organic and handmade.

Thank Claus N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

“A perfect location for a holiday to lay back and relax” From the minute we stepped out of our car I felt the peaceful and serene atmosphere of Saraii. We were greeted by the wonderful staff who instantly made us feel right at home. We...More

Thank Paviiiii
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We had unique experience in a tree house which we never had before ☺️. The food is organic and so fresh. Love it. Environment is clam and nice. If someone is worried about mosquitos and spiders, this is not the place. I absolutely love the...More

Thank Rishanthi K
Response from charitha157, Owner at Saraii VillageResponded 22 May 2018

Hi Rishanthi, Glad to hear that you had a great experience at Saraii. Do come back again soon... :) Regards, Saraii Team

Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

This has been a full on ‘camping’ experience, very close to nature would recommend 1 night 2 nights at the very most. Not a good place if it rains, tree houses leaked, my case and all contents got soaked. Area turns to mud, place could...More

1  Thank Emma M
Response from charitha157, Owner at Saraii VillageResponded 23 May 2018

Hi Emma, Thank you for your review. We value our guests feedback, which helps us improve our offering. Yes, Saraii is definitely a rustic, out of the beaten path experience and probably not for everyone. We offer authentic Sri Lanka and a village or community...More

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Free Internet
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$68 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (288)
Room & Suite (116)
Dining (51)
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"best views"
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"Rooms are all hot and uncomfortable. Tree house is hard to get to"
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"quiet and peaceful, very cooling in the nights and early mornings"
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"If you are Couple go for Mud Chalet not the tree House or avoid booking"
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