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Mandara Rosen

No 57 Detagamuwa, Kataragama, Sri Lanka, Kataragama, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Nice hotel for a 2 night stopover on our tour of Sri Lanka. Twenty minutes to one of the entrances to Yala NP. Very large room and bathroom, very clean, although the towel rail in the shower is set rather high! Very nice pool, lovely temperature, pool towels provided. Odd that you have to go outside from the reception to... More 

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Ambleside, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Mandara Rosen as part of a tour of Sri Lanka. Our room was very large, spacious and clean. The pool area was nice and the pool a good temperature with clean towels. Wifi in reception area only and very poor - kicking you off after a few minutes. Food in the restaurant was not would you would... More 

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Frederick, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice hotel with large rooms and a private outside sitting area for all ground floor rooms. The hotel offers free Wi Fi in the lobby area. The rooms are fairly large and spacious. The restaurant offers a good selection of food. But they do not offer much of the traditional Sri Lankan cuisine. The only issue... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

I have been there with my wife on saturday night 30th May. It was an unplanned visit to katharagama after attended to my best friends wedding in balangoda. We have selected the hotel when we are on our way to katharagama . Few words to express my feelings about it. nice place, very friendly staff & most importantly awsom/tasty food... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Mr Toothbrush is back - almost to the exact date - one year later, right after Vesak. This time for 2 rooms x 2 nights - 3 bedders in each room. They just add another bed in the room. So what has changed ? The Check-in was quick - they did not give me any grief this time about the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

An impressive modern hotel near the Yala National Park. The entrance and lobby is light and airy with lots of glass and check in quick. My room was upstairs( there is two levels of Accomodation) at the back so a very long walk but the benefit of a balcony overlooking the garden. Loved my large room which had stylish ambience,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

Food is poor. Staff is nice. I have been to this place many times because as a ritual I visit Kataragama every year. Room cleanliness has improved. No wifi. Gym is now in working order. Go for rooms in the upper floor.

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Mandararesort, Manager at Mandara Rosen, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are working on the wifi issue and will be able to provide the facility throughout the hotel in the near future. It is available in the Lobby and Restaurant areas at present. We will do our best to improve the standards of the hotel. Thank you for your comments. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Our second stay at Mandara Rosen approximately after four years. We were very impressed by the commitment & service of the staff.Food was absolutely fabulous and the 24 hrs coffee shop is a great concept. Of all the places that we have visited between 2011 and 2015 we would rate Mandara Rosen Kataragama as NO:1 In every aspect...

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Mandararesort, Manager at Mandara Rosen, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Dilani, Thank you for your lovely comments it certainly encourages us to improve on our standards. We look forward to welcoming you & family as our honoured guests when your next in kataragama.. More 

Ferndown, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

Stayed here whilst visiting Yala National Park. The pool was lovely and the room was large, with a balcony and had a modern bathroom. The staff were friendly and attentive. The restaurant had a good choice of dishes both local and international cuisine so something for all. It's in a really good position for going to Yala National Park.

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Mandararesort, Manager at Mandara Rosen, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Frank, Thank you for your valuable comments about us on TripAdvisor. We believe that you enjoyed your stay with us. Please visit us again when you next come to Sri Lanka. More 

Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Very nice , small hotel in kataragama, close to yala national park. Rooms are very big, spacious, high ceilinged, as well as bathroom. A nice veranda, overlooking the beautiful tropical gardens, full of curious monkeys, trying to visit your room!! Staff most friendly, in lobby as in restaurant. Beautiful. huge swimming pool surrounds almost entire hotel. Wifi only in lobby... More 

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Mandararesort, Manager at Mandara Rosen, responded to this review

Dear Ms. Ana Christina, Thank you for the attractive comments you have stated about us on TripAdvisor. Happy to note that you enjoyed your stay at Mandara Rosen Hotel. We are working on Wifi which will be available in the whole hotel very soon. Please do visit us again when you are next in Sri Lanka. More 

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