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River Garden Resort & Camp Site

River Garden Nature and Activity Center, Belihuloya 70140, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tent was very clean. Towel was provided. For the purpose of making us to stay away from our cell phone, there is no internet connection and also no socket for you to charge the phone. I think it is very good for us to really enjoy the natural here! Due to the windy climate, there is no mosquito on day... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2015

This was a three bedroom small resort. The main attraction is you can view the fall of Worlds End. Picturesque view of beautiful landscape. The river flows through & it is always refreshing to have a bath. But for some it may be cold.

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

Thank you fro your brief yet descriptive review. Reading it we understand your appreciation of the location and the setting. Thank you for taking time to write. We hope to see you back again! More 

Cornwall, UK
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

River garden is a very pretty place to stay with cabanas set in a lovely garden, filled wit the sound of water and birds, and monkeys and some very bold monkeys playing in the trees. The staff are very friendly and helpful, and they can organise some interesting treks and activities. The food and drink are fine, and the only... More 

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a very descriptive review on your stay at River Garden Resort. We are happy to see that you enjoyed the setting and the stay. your comments on the value and cost of beverage is noted and taken as feedback for service enhancement. We hope you will be back to savour our services in... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015 via mobile

This place is the worst place we ever seen. I never publish comments about hotel but for this place I have to warn future customers. All description in the website is mendacious. you will pay expensive room for cold water, no wifi and very expensive and disgusting food. We booked a room for 2 nights but when we arrived, room... More 

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

We are really sorry that the service we rendered did not meet your expectations. reading your review and having gone through the details we understand that your expectation and what was offered were way different. We believe the dissatisfaction was mainly due to this rather than pure service gaps. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

if you like camping in a beautifull surrounding, this is the place to be. Staff and management were extremely friendly and helpfull. Next to our tent a table for 2 was set, surrounded by torches this resulted in a romantic valentine's dinner. Food was well prepared and verry tastefull. And served directly to our romantic hide away. A walk down... More 

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

We are very happy to see your review and to know that you had a great time camping at River Garden Resort. The details of your comments are well noted . we appreciate you taking time to write the review as this helps other like minded campers. We hope to see you back at river Garden Resort again.. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We stayed there for two nights in August, and the first thing I want to mention is the friendly staff and management. They make you feel at home. The restaurant is located in the mid of an amazing. If you want to watch the clouds sneak in and out of the mountains and hear the nature while you dine, go... More 

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

Thank you for your detailed review. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and the facilities ! More 

Paris, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

We were booked into this "resort" as part of our 10 trip to Sri Lanka - cycling and hiking and it was the worst of all the hotels we stayed - so it may be value for money but from our perspective (having paid Ecoteam a price) it was not adequate. We had been hiking and then cycling all day.... More 

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are sincerely apologetic . We have noted the comments and will look into the issues mentioned in order to rectify More 

Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

lovely location bordering the belihuloya river lots of trees on the property and lsolated only problem is to get room service you need to call them using your mobile phone and its uphill climb to the dining area

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Your comments are noted and we will look into the improvements. More 

Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

We booked this place over the phone. They asked us to deposit an advance payment to their bank account, but it wasn't mandatory; so the reservation was an easy process. We reached there in the evening. Finding the place is not a concern at all as it is located right aside the main road. We were welcomed with a fruit... More 

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review. We are glad to see you got value for money and that you enjoyed the surrounding nature More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We stayed at the River Garden Resort recently and we were surprised by the excellence service of the friendly staff here. The rooms are large and clean, nothing fancy, but perfect if you are looking for an affordable basic place to stay.

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Anuruddha B, Owner at River Garden Resort & Camp Site, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking time to write your review! More 

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