We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Nilmini Lodge

    Main Road, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
    Best prices for your stay
    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in SigiriyaSee available hotels in Sigiriya
    Traveller (28)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (2)
    • Excellent22%
    • Very good35%
    • Average24%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible11%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Room Service
    Breakfast included
    Fitness centre
    All hotel details
    Offers from Nilmini Lodge
    Heritance Kandalama
    3,531 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Dambulla
    Camellia Resort and Spa
    561 reviews
    #5 of 19 hotels in Sigiriya
    Aliya Resort & Spa
    1,626 reviews
    #4 of 19 hotels in Sigiriya
    Hotel Sigiriya
    1,572 reviews
    #6 of 19 hotels in Sigiriya
    Write a Review
    Reviews (145)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    There are newer reviews for Nilmini Lodge
    See the most recent reviews

    11 - 15 of 75 reviews

    Reviewed 7 May 2016

    We stayed here for a couple of nights and loved it. The family are just so welcoming, the wifi is quick and it's so close to Sigiriya Rock. We asked for the budget rooms which are right at the bottom of the garden - we...More

    Thank LauOllis
    Reviewed 9 April 2016

    We usually travel more or less budget and don't splurge when it comes to the accommodation, but from the previous reviews and photos I didn't think this place would be THAT much budget. This is the kind of place that backpackers would usually find perfect...More

    Thank frishki
    Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

    Very good location in the middle of sigirya (small town). Friendly family running the place. Ideal starting point for early climb of sigiriya rock. Room was somewhat shabby though. Bathroom had no hot water, a leaking sink and we had gekkos and mosquitos in the...More

    1  Thank Katherina_Es
    Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

    We stayed at Nilmini for three days seeing Sigiriya Rock, Pidurangala, Polunnawara and Rambulla Cave temples. The family at Nilmini are so kind and helpful - they picked us up in Negombo, has driven us to the sites and finally taken us to Kandy. Rooms...More

    Thank Dan S
    Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

    Kaveen and his family are so cute! Really friendly and very accomodating. They organised a car from Colombo airport and helped with our onward trip plans as well as hailing down the bus to Kandy which stops outside. Room was very basic but cheap and...More

    Thank Lynsey M
    Heritance Kandalama
    3,531 reviews
    #1 of 15 hotels in Dambulla
    Camellia Resort and Spa
    561 reviews
    #5 of 19 hotels in Sigiriya
    Aliya Resort & Spa
    1,626 reviews
    #4 of 19 hotels in Sigiriya
    Hotel Sigiriya
    1,572 reviews
    #6 of 19 hotels in Sigiriya
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room Service
    • Price range
    • US$10 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Central Province >
    • Sigiriya
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (28)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (34)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
    Aliya Resort & Spa
    1,626 reviews
    14.52 km away
    Hotel Sigiriya
    1,572 reviews
    1.04 km away
    Camellia Resort and Spa
    561 reviews
    5.19 km away
    Heritance Kandalama
    3,531 reviews
    10.27 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Pradeep Resturant
    121 reviews
    .07 km away
    Gamagedara Village Food
    265 reviews
    .53 km away
    Sigiri Nirwana Restaurant
    60 reviews
    .46 km away
    Shenadi Restaurant
    76 reviews
    .06 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Citadel of Sigiriya - Lion Rock
    4,822 reviews
    .93 km away
    Sigiriya World Heritage Site
    2,874 reviews
    .91 km away
    Sigiriya Museum
    568 reviews
    .63 km away
    Kashyapa Tours - Day Tours
    42 reviews
    1.44 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Nilmini Lodge staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "front rooms seem a little better."
    Read review
    "If you want to sleep separate, ask for cottage"
    Read review
    "The best rooms are those with Air Con."
    Read review
    "Stayed pretty cool at night when we were there so didn't need to book a room with air con."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing