First of all let's clarify some questions that might pop up before visiting Sri Lanka with kids around for the first time!
Eco Lodge means that the owners of the accomodation have officially gave up the fight against keeping the nature off the doors... When choosing a place to spend your vacation be aware that Mother Nature is powerful, and will find the way to make you happy by discovering every kind of creatures from zero legs to thousands. If you don't stand this, go to another country! Island, maybe...
It's not easy to find a hotel if you travell 4+ persons, so probably one of the Eco Lodges will be your destination.
We spent 18 days with 3 kids and a grandy on Sri Lanka, and we had a great vacation there.
TOC was our first hotel of the four we lodged through our stay. It is pretty close to everything you might would like to visit in the Cultural Triangle. The hotel is good, staff extremely kind, but this you can experience basically in the whole country, particularly when your kids are around. The food is SPICY like hell, but there's a way to feed the little ones, too! For the case of emergency we had a bunch of favorite bites of my daughter (8), but in most of the cases she could eat with us.
One more thing! If you organise your vacation yourself, never trust the booking engines on the internet. Arriving to TOC we realized, that we were alone in the whole venue, despite the warning "last room available" ...
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- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Situated within 172Kms, about 4 hours drive from Colombo towards North Central of Sri Lanka, 'The Other Corner' is a place of rare beauty and tranquility. The picturesque Eco Resort is located within easy reach of National Parks, Historic Sites, Cultural Triangle and best beached in Sri Lanka. The Other Corner is an ideal layaway for tourists and naturalists, photographers alike. ... more less
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