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Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka

Agoda.comUS$538*
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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$538*
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Bedford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Originally we hadn't planned to stay here but we were SO pleased we did. It really is fantastic. The tent was extremely comfortable with plenty of hot water for our shower. It was amazing to listen to the water buffalo munching grass outside the tent in the middle of the night. The food and service were excellent, nothing seemed to...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Caroline, Thank you so much for the detailed review, truly appreciate it. So glad that you had an amazing experience with us at Kulu Safaris. It was a pleasure to host you. Thank you once again for choosing to stay with us, we look forward to welcoming you back. Best Wishes! Management - Kulu Safaris

Washington Depot, Connecticut
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The park consists of 5 "blocks" - #s 1 and 5 for tourists, with #s 2, 3, and 4 for wildlife. This camp was close by an alternate entrance to #1 ("Main" entrance was far away and very crowded). #5 was a 50 minute drive away, but worth the trip. One "tusker" elephant was by the uncrowded road and we...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share a review. We are pleased to hear that Errol and his team took good care of you during your stay. I will sure, share your feedback with the rest of our team and i'm sure they will be thrilled. So glad that you enjoyed our accommodation and services....

Reviewed 10 February 2017

Wow! What an amazing experience this was. The tented camp is very luxurious with a hot water shower and airconditioning. Staff was superfriendly and went out of their way to make our stay at Kulu as comfortable as possible. Lunch, dinner and breakfast were served in a different place each time so we could enjoy a variety of sceneries. The...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for the wonderful review. We are always happy to hear from our guests, So glad that you enjoyed this extraordinary experience with us at Kulu Safaris. It was truly a pleasure to host you,We hope we will have the opportunity to serve you again. Thank you once again for choosing to stay with us. Best Wishes!...

Littleton
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Kulu Safaris I’d like to offer every glowing superlative in the book and I’ll still want to applaud Kulu Safaris more! I’m blessed to explore experiences like this for a living around the world and I specifically seek out exceptional experiences that uniquely achieve service excellence. Kulu Safaris nails it! Not only did they stun me with amazing service and...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Mike, Thank you so much for taking the time to share a detailed review, truly appreciate it.We are delighted to receive such wonderful feedback. Receiving feedback from happy clients is what makes us love what we do. Thank you for choosing Kulu Safaris as a part of your holiday in Sri Lanka, it was our pleasure to host you...

Sydney
Reviewed 22 January 2017

What an experience. We were only there for one night but we saw two leopards, Elephants, lots of deer, native birds and a crocodile. The guide was really friendly and very informative. He would always ask if we needed help. The tents are air conditioned and luxourious. A candelit dinner is eaten under stars. Although it was pricey it was...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for taking the time to share a review. We are pleased to know that you enjoyed many wildlife sightings during safaris, and that our accommodation and services were acceptable to you. It was a pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you back. Thank you for choosing Kulu Safaris as apart...

Reviewed 16 January 2017

Very friendly and helpful camp, well placed to visit Yala NP - away from the busy towns and resorts. Staff were really good, and lots of food. Tents authentic. Good quality jeeps for the game drives, and a naturalist accompanies you which I think make the drives so much better. Only one comment, bit of feedback, the food and dining...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Many thanks for taking the time to review Kulu Safaris, we are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We do communal drinks for all our clients and usually escort to dinner, sometimes clients request to sit together and sometimes not. However, thank you for suggesting. I am sure our staff will be very enthusiastic...

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

Bordering the less crowded side of Yala park the experienced team at Kulu ensures probably the best chance to see the elusive leopards of Sri Lanka. With ideal safari vehicles and excellent guides they just know how to make a safari experience worthwhile. When you return to the tented safari the conveniences and service is simply 5 star. The luxury...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Murtaza, Many thanks for your positive feedback, truly appreciate for taking the time do so. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. I will sure pass on the comments to our amazing team as well. It was a pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming you once again. Wish you a...

West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stayed here in early December for three nights. We have done a fair number of safaris now but have to say this tops every place we have ever stayed at. The attention to detail, the courtesy, the helpfulness and the ensuring that everything is perfect for you is unparalleled without being intrusive, The food selection and the willingness to...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for this lovely review. We are really happy to know that you enjoyed your stay with us at Kulu Safaris and that it was a memorable one. We strive to offer the best possible experience for our guests hence we are glad to know that you truly enjoyed your stay. Thank you once again for having...

Silver Spring, Maryland
Reviewed 29 December 2016

We were very fortunate to experience Kulu Safaris on our recent Sri Lanka vacation. The service and the location next to Yala National Park were superb for our family! We really enjoyed all the activities that we did, including safaris, river bathing, playing in the stream, getting a free foot massage by fish, Sri Lankan dinners, a barbecue, and roasting...

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Natasha M, Manager at Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for this detailed review. Appreciate very much for taking the time to share your feedback. We are very pleased that you enjoyed every aspect of your stay. I will convey this to Javana and his team, i'm sure they will be thrilled. It was truly a pleasure to host you and we look forward to welcoming...

Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We had the most incredible holiday at Kulu Safari. A truly Luxurious camping experiene yet so in touch with nature. The tents are world class and of South African origin. They are incredibly equipped and attention to details on the most minute of were addressed which made our stay even more special and comfortable.The Kulu staff are simply wonderful.They are...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kulu Safaris - The Pioneers for mobile tented camping safaris.Deep in the jungle away from the hum drum of everyday life is the opportunity for man and nature to reconnect – the way it used to be. This opportunity has been made possible by Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka.In Sri Lanka Kulu Safaris redefined the concept of camping in the National Parks with mobile tents which allow you to immerse yourself in the wild with all the comforts that modern civilization can give you.As you go on sightings of elephants, leopards, bears and birds along with your own professional naturalist you can rest assured that you will have delicious cooking, a comfortable tent and even hot and cold showers when you get back to camp.Our mobile camping experience combines five star luxuries with natures wildest. Our spacious tents come fully equipped with hot and cold water showers, toilets and a huge bed to relax in. Cosy lounge chairs at the entrance to your tent provide you with the space to unwind and relax to the sounds of the great outdoors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kulu Safaris Sri Lanka

Address: Yala National Park, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Yala National Park
Price Range: $944 - $1,116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kulu Safari Company Hotel Colombo
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“Sole use of Aeth Hewana, but room for up to 12 people if you travel as a group”
924annetten, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“there are only a few tents (7 I think) and they are exactly the same; when u are in your tent, you see no other tent. Brilliant!”
arnaldo, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“There are family tents available so if you are traveling with kids you can request for one.”
SRTSS, 29 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Family tents are perfect for a family of four.”
48cynthiag, 7 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All the tents face the lake and are separated enough to have privacy”
838KateS, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
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