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Linkoping, Sweden
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don't go here! The staff is very rude and the rooms are NOT clean. We found an old dead gecko in our room stuck in a door who looked like it had been there for a few weeks. Disgusting! And the restaurant is the worst, very bad food and awful service but still high prices. We were treated very bad...

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Folkestone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for one night on the advice of our driver. The room was large and clean and the hotel was in a great location, extremely close to the entrance to Udawalawe National Park - the main reason for our stay. Buffet lunch which was only 800 Rupees was excellent.

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Thank Samuel M
Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night. The hotel is clean and rooms comfortable. The ac worked well to keep the room cool and shower had hot water. The food and breakfast were tasty and filling. The hotel is very close to the Udawalawa national park entrance.

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Thank SatuJonna
Reviewed 12 December 2015 via mobile

One night stay, I must add. But room was spacious and air con worked great. No mosquitos as no windows/doors are left open. Food was okay, had traditional rice and chilli paste and a chicken curry. Got breakfast to take out so I can eat while at the national park, which was handy. They have wifi but it didn't seem...

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Thank Omar A
Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2015 via mobile

stayed 2 nights ago room was clean but torrential rain put the power off, the light and ac wouldn't work and no hot water, staff are excellent food ok but beer a complete rip off, the safari is a 2 minute ride away they organised the jeep and it was brilliant

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Thank smoggy1975
England
Reviewed 27 September 2015

Rooms - basic. Dinner - basic. Breakfast - basic. Beer - rip-off. A small can of Lion was 300 rupees (see photo of bill). I would suggest that the massive profit made on the beer should be used to purchase sheets which actually fit the bed. The stairs are very slippery and there is no handrail. I have never seen...

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Brisbane, Qld
Reviewed 25 September 2015

The rooms themselves at Niwahana are basic but perfectly comfortable and functional. It is a 5 minute drive from the entrance to Udawalawe and they organised us a jeep for R3500 (park entry is extra - R3000 per person). Lunch was a Sri Lankan buffet and basic dinner was fine and reasonably priced. Sri Lankan breakfast (included) was delicious. The...

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Thank he_kelly
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2015 via mobile

No bed linen and when it did arrive it didn't feel as if it had been freshly laundered. Air con didn't work, bathroom tap didn't work, no glass for water, only one towel and barely covered me (size 12), curtains hanging off curtain rail and in need of repair and a good wash, lunch very unappetising and furniture in room...

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Thank Kay T
Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

We arrived here around lunchtime and were not approached upon arrival despite booking in advance. We were told the room was ready and checked in soon after seeking a member of staff. The room itself was a good size (we had a family room, sleeping four) complete with air conditioning and a ceiling fan. However there were no mosquito nets...

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Thank Tom_O_9494
Reviewed 13 July 2015 via mobile

This place is absolutely perfect for your visit at the national parc. The entrance is only 2km away. The owner of the place is very kind and helpful. He arranged our safaritrip and also helped us to get a van to Ella. The food is very good and the rooms are very clean and big with an amazing view!! Thanks...

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Address: 36, Ekamuthugama, Uda Walawe National Park, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Uda Walawe National Park
Price Range: $54 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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