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Kithulgala Rest House

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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good28%
  • Average38%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible14%
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“across the river”(14 reviews)
“booked rooms”(2 reviews)
“river bath”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

On the way to the beautiful hills of Nuwara eliya a must stop over is the kithulgala rest house for breakfast , lunch or dinner.. the simple traditional Sri Lankan food is absolutely yummy.. Ordering off the menu makes it so easy to have what...More

Thank c123452014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for a couple of nights at this rest house on the edge of Kithugala village. The setting is great, overlooking the Kelani Ganga River and the hills beyond. We were in rooms on the lower ground floor, some of the older ones, which...More

Thank Diomedia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch with a group of about 12 and ordered some friend rice with chicken, possibly the most simple dish on the menu. First the waiter said the rice is measuerd in a cup just a little bigger than a tea cup so...More

Thank ShehanFernando
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Where the Bridge on the River Kwai was filmed. A very friendly hotel with excellent food and the surroundings are sublime. Sitting overlooking the river - it's a lovely place. The locals are very friendly and take the "ferry" across the river for a unique...More

Thank PLONKSTER
Reviewed 20 October 2017

The view of the river from Kitulgala Rest House is simply breathtaking. We stopped to see the view and were greeted by very friendly and pro-active staff. We stayed for lunch having noticed good food in the restaurant. The Western and Sri Lankan food plus...More

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US$47 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Price range
US$47 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Jjjg V
25 August 2016|
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Response from buddhika w | Reviewed this property |
for srilankans Rs 13000 on f/b tripple basis till 31/8
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2 August 2016|
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Response from Nalaka_Malalagama | Reviewed this property |
You need to call this number: +94 36 2 287528
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"Never Ever Stop Here!"
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"Air-conditioned rooms are supposed to be a bit better than non air-con."
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