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Belihuloya Rest House

Belihuloya, Sri Lanka
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  • 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
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Colombo, null, Sri Lanka
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30 reviews 30 reviews
16 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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

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Geraldton, Australia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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.

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Chatton
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301 reviews 301 reviews
48 hotel reviews
139 helpful votes 139 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

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Perth, Australia
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66 reviews 66 reviews
12 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 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

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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105 reviews 105 reviews
34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 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

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 helpful votes 3 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.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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40 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 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

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South Pasadena, California
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33 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 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

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Melbourne, Australia
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46 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 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

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London, United Kingdom
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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

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Also Known As:
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Belihuloya Rest House Hotel
Address: Belihuloya, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Sabaragamuwa Province > Belihuloya
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Ranked #5 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Belihuloya
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