We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 6 Belihuloya B&Bs / inns

Belihuloya Rest House

Belihuloya, Sri Lanka
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Belihuloya Rest House to your Saves list
Belihuloya Rest House
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
You must enter dates to see the best prices.
31%
Ranked #5 of 6 Belihuloya B&B and Inns
  • Overview
  • Reviews (19)
  • Photos (5)
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (4)
  • More
Write a Review

19 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    0
    6
    2
    7
    4
See reviews for
7
6
1
Business
0
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (4)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Colombo, null, Sri Lanka
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

A scenic location in Ratnapura Bandarawela road. If you are travelling past this place to Moneragala, Haputale, Passara or Mahiyangana, this is a very good place for a stop. They have a Sri Lankan Lunch Buffet, and they serve a good cup of tea. Courteous service and you can even take a bath in the small rivulet flowing just besides... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Geraldton, Australia
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

This is only a one star accomodation. The floors are just painted concrete and rooms smell very musty. The pillows were lumpy and smelly also. The location is great right on the river and national park on the other side where locals come to picnic and swim. I would recommend just coming for a meal as they were really good.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Alnwick, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
405 reviews 405 reviews
58 hotel reviews
203 helpful votes 203 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

We have stayed in the Belihul Oya Rest House twice in previous years but would not stay again unless significant improvements are made to the rooms which tend to be damp and dingy. This is such a pity as the location of this place is perfect, alongside a stream and beautiful countryside. Now we visit for lunch when in the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Perth, Australia
Top Contributor
75 reviews 75 reviews
12 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Worst place we stayed in while visiting beautiful Sri Lanka. On our arrival, they knew nothing of our booking, seemed very disinterested in having us stay with them and the place was like a ghost town ... We did not sleep a wink, as the room stunk of mould, I had to throw the pillows off the bed due to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Top Contributor
120 reviews 120 reviews
41 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

Rest houses in Sri Lanka was the best places to stay whilst on traveling during good old days. Last few decades we saw how the conditions started deteriorating. But few famous Rest houses like Belihuloya, Ella, Kithulgala,Polonaruwa, Sigiriya still maintained their old fame. Recently I selected Belihuloya resthouse on my way down to east. The appearance from outside was just... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

Great hotel with Belihul Oya.. calm and quit place.. nice place for dine in when travel via Badulla - colombo way. and they are relay good at sri lankan menu. better select the new wing rooms which is newer and clean, neat than the old rooms.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
48 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

Belihuloya Rest house is at the bank of a small rivulet. There are some rooms with balconies opening to the rivulet. Food id Sri Lankan mainly and is good. The service is excellent. Swimming in the river with lots of boulders is quite interesting except for the locals coming from the other side of the river to disturb when you... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
South Pasadena, California
Top Contributor
67 reviews 67 reviews
41 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2012

It was 3rd week June 2012 I and my wife decided driving up country Sri Lanka and selected this traditional rest house for two day /one night. Its just located by the river with adjacent forest and it was absolutely a calm place that we liked. The staff extraordinarily friendly and helpful. Food was so good and I think the... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
47 hotel reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2012

Stayed at Belihuloya Rest House for one night whilst on a tour throughout Sri Lanka. Absolutely breathtaking location right next to a flowing river... but sadly, that's where the compliments ends! Rooms were covered in black mould on the ceilings and walls, which resulted in the entire room feeling damp (beds and bedding included). Bathroom was quite basic and on... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
London, United Kingdom
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2012

Needed a place to stay for couple of nights (the receptionist expressed surprise when we booked two nights!). 3 of us stayed - basic room with fan and OK shower / toilet. Restaurant setting excellent - right next to river - as was room, water levels were low at time of stay so sound of river was like sleeping below... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Belihuloya Rest House, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Belihuloya Rest House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Belihuloya Rest House

Address: Belihuloya, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Sabaragamuwa Province > Belihuloya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com and BookingOdigeoWL so you can book your Belihuloya Rest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Belihuloya Rest House Hotel Belihuloya

5 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (6)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
View from room (2)
Viewed
Other (2)

Questions & Answers

Enter your question for this accommodation's staff to answer. Other travelers may answer as well.
    Posting guidelines

    See which rooms travelers prefer