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The Lion Rock Hotel

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed here as this was booked through the 3night 4day trip I'd booked for the cultural triangle. The rooms are very basic and like other reviewers have commented the bathroom really could do with a deep clean. There were a family of frogs living under the toilet rim which wasn't ideal! Pool was clean when I stayed. Food food...

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Hillegom, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

The rooms are ok. The pool is very dirty and isn't use able. The staff is ok, but the manager is not. We had a deal for 4000 rps à night and he Saïd it was too low and we had to pay 5000. For à safari tour hè ask 12000 and that was à normal price butt when we...

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Thank qwertyupp
Reviewed 10 May 2016 via mobile

we did not stay at the hotel but we ate lunch there. we had our best curry ( white mushroom) of our two month trip. the owner also invitet us for dinner that was really nice!!. all the crew we met were really friendly.

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Thank Daniela W
Reviewed 6 May 2016

The hotel is comprised of 3 houses. In each there are two rooms on the bottom floor and two on the top floor. There is a house for drivers and a restaurant / reception. There is WiFi access in the restaurant area only. The whole area is green and beautiful. There is a pool + toddler pool. The rooms are...

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Thank Andrey K
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 May 2016

Excellent surrounding in a very nice and relaxing garden plus a swimming pool ( just for ourselves). Staff friendly and helpfull. Restaurant serve good food specially the juices. Rooms are comfortable and good size. I would return.

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Thank Siguax
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Stayed here one night for climbing Sigiriya Rock during the evning. Room was simple, bed comfortable but the toilet was not clean. It even lived a frog in our sink haha. Our first visit to their restaurant didnt go well with ants in the toast which we noticed too late. The staff was most helpful after that and both us...

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Thank Ewaochjohannes
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 March 2016

We stayed at the Lion Rock Hotel for 2 nights as part of our 7 day tour of Sri Lanka, this is a fantastic location with easy access to the famous Sigirya Rock where you have the most magnificent views of Sigirya. The rooms are set in a beautiful garden and there is a nice restaurant serving dinner and breakfast....

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1Thank AnneDavies
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Lion Rock is a lovely hotel, on gorgeous lush grounds, in one of the most beautiful villages in all of Sri Lanka! The staff are very friendly and helpful, the food, excellent, nice pool, and comfortable basic rooms. I loved staying there and would definitely return without hesitation!

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Nepal
Reviewed 1 February 2016

This is a cozy hotel with a small and beautiful swimming pool. The staffs were very much friendly and happy to serve all the times. They have nice rooms with mosquito net as this region is highly mosquito effected area. They have nice restaurant with good food on a reasonable price. As it is a peaceful jungle area, you can...

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1Thank Prakash L
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a good budget option, but be aware that there are no bells and whistles (other than the pool). We arrived late at night to Lion Rock Hotel and there isn't much lighting so I would suggest, if possible, to arrive during the day. We had a first floor apartment in one of their four-room buildings (of which...

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  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Lion Rock Hotel

Address: 183 Thalkote Road | Ehelagala, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Sigiriya
Number of rooms: 6
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“downstairs if you want to avoid the monkeys on the roof”
 of 5 bubbles 461dd, 14 Nov 2016 | Read review
“No elevators. Nice rooms. Good Service. Friendly.”
 of 5 bubbles fdepijper, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Some rooms, and accesses are under trees which need pruning to allow light, and to avoid getting even wetter”
 of 5 bubbles topdog32, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“The patio @ the rooms upstairs.”
 of 5 bubbles sarahmarin0, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
“All rooms look like the same and are good”
 of 5 bubbles gerardadriaand, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
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