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Rainforest Edge

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good34%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“tuk tuk”(5 reviews)
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Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Free Wifi
3 Star Hotel
Rainforest Edge is a nature resort where guests will enjoy true Sri Lankan hospitality. It is located on top of a mountain with panoramic views, near the Sinharaja natural rain forest.
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Balawatukanda, Weddagala 1200, Sri Lanka
46.9 km to Castlereigh Reservoir Water Airport
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All reviewssri lankatuk tukgreat placedining areathe kitchenpacked breakfastrooms are cleanswimming poolnature loverslocal cuisinesurrounded by tea plantationsleave the carlovely stafftea factorystayed here for nightsother hotelsgreat view
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Reviewed 28 May 2018

I stayed with a group at the Rainforest Edge when visiting Sinharaja Forest for Birdwatching. The hotel staff was very friendly and attentive, the meals were great. The pool was great and very refreshing. It's an Eco-Pool, so the water is not full with chemicals...More

Thank Andre W
Reviewed 3 May 2018

Travelling with 2 friends on a wildlife tour of Sri Lanka, we stayed here for 2 nights while visiting the Sinharaja reserve. The situation is fantastic, but as others have said the approach is really only possible by 4x4 or tuk-tuk. It's a wonderfully quirky...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2018

Remotely located with an unmade approach road that had huge pot holes and was almost impassable for vehicles other than jeeps. As a place to see a multitude of birds this hotel was excellent. We were warned that there were no mod cons, bedrooms were...More

Thank GilbertoEssex
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

When I say basic I mean basic. You wont get loungers by the natural pool, staff wont be on hand without a shout of hello is anyone there, but if you are looking for a peaceful chill out place this is it. The track up...More

Thank Karen W
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Before booking to stay here you should be aware that one of the best assets of Rainforest Edge is its location; it is very rural and has great scenery and birdlife. This means that the road to get there is quite bumpy and steep, but...More

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Rainforest Edge is a nature resort where guests will enjoy true Sri Lankan hospitality. It is located on top of a mountain with panoramic views, near the Sinharaja natural rain forest. ...More Less
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"Great for bird watching but rooms and food very basic"
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"No obvious preference: rooms 7-10 (Im think) have excellent mountain views across the valley"
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"All the rooms have a great view."
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"All the rooms have fantastic views ofc rainforest and tea plantations. Breathtaking...."
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