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Hotel Orient Bandarawela

No. 12, Dharmapala Mawatha, Bandarawela 90100, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #2 of 2 hotels in Bandarawela
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014
srishan75 Colombo, PR
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service is terrible, they don't even bother to pour a glass of water, or refilling. I had to wait for 10 minutes to get a glass of water. also the tables are not clean, staff doesn't bother to clean up the tables. leftovers are kept their for a long time. food quality is reasonable. bartender's attitude is very bad.

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Colombo, PR
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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014 via mobile

It was a 3 day trip.We stayed in this hotel on the first day. There were no much people staying that day. Very friendly staff and the suite we stayed was spacious and clean.But the jacuzi was not working. They offered with tasty food and the restaurant staffs were very efficient and helpfull.Overall our impression was good and we enjoyed... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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36 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

Pleasant hotel, no frills, interesting stuff on offer in the restaurant. a bit noisy in the morning, but it is in a bustling little town! Good view of the town. Room was Ok but could hear conversations/ noise from nearby rooms.

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Toronto, Canada
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66 reviews 66 reviews
28 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

The hotel layout is a bit weird. You have to take all sorts of twists and turns to get to the rooms, restaurant and bar. The room was spacious but did not have a mini fridge. There was no air conditioning but the fan was sufficient and it was reasonably quiet. The food was high quality and eggs were cooked... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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12 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2014

Minus: 1. No atmosphere in the hotel. 2. Dark bar on the ground floor with an ancient music, not very inviting. 3. Relatively expensive for drinks. 4. Located in the mountains, but you do not really get the impression that you are in the mountains. 5. Mosque is nearby, might wake you up early in the morning around 5. Positive:... More

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Without doubt one of the favorite hotels I stayed during my time in Sri Lanka! Upon arrival we were warmly welcomed by the staff and general manager, our names were mentioned on the board and we were upgraded to the Paradise Suite. The staff was extremely friendly, the restaurant very flexible (appreciate this!) and the restaurant supervisor deserves a special... More

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Chester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

We stayed here as part of an Exodus tour of Sri Lanka and liked this hotel. Our room was spacious and had a balcony overlooking the mosque. The evening buffet was one of the best we had during our tour.

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

It’s a great place to stay.... Staff were friendly caring and pleasant, starting from the reception. Meals are very good and delicious... Rooms are warm while outside is very cool. Well maintained hospital. I highly recommend the hotel for locals and foreigners. I would probably choose Orient hotel next time as I have experience warm welcomes of the staff, excellent... More

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Nottingham
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33 reviews 33 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

We only stayed here for one night, but were surprised by the hotel. We had a huge bedroom with an enormous bath. Staff were friendly and pleasant. Overlooked the mosque and easy to stroll down through the shops. Billiards table-which my son enjoyed, not so sure about the Karaoke. Good restaurant-great buffet, though more expensive than I had expected. All... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2013

We only stayed here one night, but the hotel was lovely and clean, hotel staff friendly and helpful. Buffet had a vice selection. We arranged for one of the hotel staff to take us to a view point in the evening and the next day we were camping but wanted some exercise so one of the hotel staff was our... More

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Address: No. 12, Dharmapala Mawatha, Bandarawela 90100, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Bandarawela
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Orient hotel with 50 superbly appointed rooms is the flagship adventure hotel of Bandarawela which is situated in the hill country of Sri Lanka. Renowned the world over as a health resort, it possesses a cool and mild climate and is surrounded by high mountain ranges, forests, majestic waterfalls, tea plantations and archeological sites. ... more   less 
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