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Richard Cabanas

38 Galmadawwa Road | Ponchiakurudoga, Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka
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NJB18 Bristol, United Kingdom
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Fantastic stay, a highlight of our Sri Lankan adventure. Really comfortable room, newly done up with large, sleek bathroom. Delicious dinner served on the porch of your cabana, best dal on the island! Really friendly owner, helping in any way he could. Thoroughly recommended!

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Madeira, Portugal
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Best place for the money we paid. The rooms are excelent, everything very clean, food very good and the owners very nice. The rooms have air cond. + wifi. We arrived at 9PM and we had dinner, excelent service.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a stay, not much I can say to top other reviews but Richards cabanas is an absolute gem. The best so far on our trip. Ajith was one of the most friendly knowledgeable and welcoming people we have had the luck to meet this trip. The curry and rice we ate there was outstanding and everything about the room... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ajith is definitely the star attraction. The host has foresight into what the traveller needs and with his abundance wealth of knowledge you know you have arrived at a special destination. The property is serene and has a natural peaceful charm. The rooms are immaculate, comfy bed, spacious, great water pressure, best TV reception in Sri Lanka, free wifi, Breakfast... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We recently stayed at Richard Cabanas in Tissa - and it was a great place - the best of our entire trip to Sri Lanka. The hosts were so kind and welcoming and very generous. The rooms were spacious, clean and comfortable - and had some character in their decor (a bunch of flowers, and some nice pictures on the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Richard cabanas for 2 nights in June 14. What a wonderful place!! Fantastic food, comfortable room and excellent service! Ajith couldn't do enough for us, including serving us packed breakfasts at 4.45am before we went off on a safari! If we returned we would do a safari with Ajith as he clearly had a wide knowledge, respect... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We can't recommend this place enough. It's such a beautiful rural setting (but still only a 100 Rs tuktuk ride from the centre of Tissa) and it was an oasis of calm and peacefulness. The rooms were immaculate and colourfully furnished, and towels, soap, plug-in mosquito repellent and even a hair dryer were provided, along with great air-con and a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They were fully booked when we arrived so we came back the next day for two more nights. Having seen the competition we were even more grateful for the warm welcome and friendly service at Richard cabanas. The room was superlative for its price range, the bird watching from our veranda a pure joy. Had we been there for our... More

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Bunnik, The Netherlands
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice and quiet place near yala. The owner speaks very good English, the houses are very clean and the jeepsafari can be organised by the enthousiastic owner. We did a daysafari but a half day safari is sufficiant, or make two safaris to different parks. Good food served on your terrace!!!

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Oslo, Norway
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9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are going on a safari this place is great. The manager is very friendly and helps you arrange anything you want. He is very knowledgable about the parks and wildlife so he can answer all your questions. The rooms are big and very clean. Good A/C, fan and mosquito net. The food we got served was very good,... More

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Address: 38 Galmadawwa Road | Ponchiakurudoga, Tissamaharama, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tissamaharama
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