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    Kalu's Hideaway

    Walawegama | Udawalawe, Uda Walawe National Park 00300, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    This is a wonderful hotel to retire to after a hot dusty afternoon safari. Hot towels on arrival - double tick! Attentive and friendly staff were always there to guide and assist. Great pool for a quick dip b4 dinner. Grounds are well maintained and...More

    Thank MixTips
    Response from Bandara J, Manager at Kalu's HideawayResponded 16 August 2017

    Dear Guest, We highly appreciate your review of the kalus hideaway udawalawe. We are simply delighted to note that you have enjoyed your stay and sincerely thank you for your words of praise on our staff, services and facilities. We continue to be committed to...More

    Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

    I am not sure what objective person could come to a safari hotel (where "bugs" naturally abound and where there is a sign in the room (see photo) making it abundantly clear they avoid using pesticides) and not expect to find "bugs". Our group had...More

    Thank kokokan
    Response from Bandara J, Manager at Kalu's HideawayResponded 16 August 2017

    Dear Guest, We regret any inconvenience that may have been caused to you during your stay with us.However we thank you for the honest feedback and we will certainly take the highlighted areas in to consideration for areas of improvement. also,We highly appreciate your review...More

    Reviewed 13 August 2017

    Kalu's Hideaway is in a wonderful location. It's very close to Udawalawe National Park with its game drives, a stone's throw from the Elephant Transit Home and, true to its name, it is hidden away and off the beaten track. We had a lovely warm...More

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    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    We stayed 4 nights, going on a private safari each day into the national park - which is 10 minutes away. The hotel is very friendly, comfortable and peaceful. The grounds attract many birds and the pool is inviting. Buffet breakfast and dinner were varied...More

    Thank Dave C
    Reviewed 5 August 2017

    Avoid this place in any way!! It is dirty and management service is far below expectations. Living cockroach in bathroom screwed our sense of relaxation (see pic). Shocked when we also discovered fresh mouse poop on the pillow in our bed (see pic). This is...More

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    • US$71 - US$78 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    19 November 2016|
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    Response from Mal_Ira_Vin | Reviewed this property |
    I'm really sorry...I have missed your note...yes you can contact me on my gmail. I hope I'm not too late on responding...and will be glad to help you in anyway possible
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    Response from JulieH6061 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do provide driver accommodation but it is sometimes best to phone ahead and check they have some available as they can get very busy at times.
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