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Giritale Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We travelled around Sri Lanka and this was the best of all hotels we visited. The view from the rooms is breathtaking (we could see an elephant across the water). Room was clean and bathroom was also good! The staff is very friendly and really are interested in you. The food is buffet with live cooking. A lot of choice... More

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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It has the best view of Girithale lake. You will be enjoyed calm, peaceful and beautiful surrounding. We were there for one night. At the pool, night view is very beautiful. Staff was very friendly and had a delicious dinner & breakfast. If you want to relax you must try this one.....

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Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This is a very restful location overlooking the lake. Good service, reliable wifi (free in lobby area) and all the conveniences. The rooms are well appointed and the buffet is fresh with a wide selection. Had a small difficulty with the shower drain, but otherwise everything was fine.

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negombo
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

we stayed one night with my family Hotel view is fantastic Manager and staff very friendly foods also very tasty rooms clean and good .we really enjoyed .nice swimming pool room rates very reasonable. value for money

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

Upon checking out the staff claimed I hadn't paid despite me having an online receipt (which they accepted was correct) saying I had. The manager's suggested solution was for me to pay again, which I countered with a proposal to call the police. Amazingly once I told him this he realised that I had in fact paid already. Its not... More

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Kumudu J, Front Office Manager at Giritale Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying at the Giritale hotel and for the comment in TripAdvisor. We regret to note you did not have a pleasant stay at our hotel and apologize sincerely for the inconveniences caused to you. In the meantime, we assure you that are looking into the mentioned issues and will take corrective action. It was very... More

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Gampaha, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

What a view to Girithale tank from this hotel. when you go to their restaurant and swimming pool area you can see the tank directly. spend time in evenings there is superb. rooms are too small with very basic facilities. swimming pool is also too small. their foods are really good and always has a good Sri Lankan flavor for... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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115 reviews 115 reviews
22 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We stayed three nights here and couldn't fault anything about the hotel. The food was great, the rooms great, the staff very friendly and helpful and the views fabulous! A great base for attractions like the Dambulla Cave Complex and Lions Rock. Highly recommended!!

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

We stayed in this hotel for two nights during our tour of Sri Lanka, we found it very relaxing with great views of the mountains. I had a lovely message in the spa ... Would recommend having the Sri Lanka message.

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Brisbane
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55 reviews 55 reviews
45 hotel reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We stayed 3 nights here on recommendation by our local guide and it was just excellent. We wanted a deluxe room so these rooms overlook the pool and are very comfortable with a lovely view of the tank as well. Our room was at the top so just great. The bathroom is ok, nothing flash but everything worked ok. The... More

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

One of the more surprising things about Giritale hotel is how resorts are capturing the areas of majesty Giritale lake front and its commanding view near atop of mountain cliff. The altitude allows for guest to view throughout the entire are as a point of bird eye view (elevated view) that no one will forgets for life time. Sweeping views... More

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Address: Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa > Giritale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Giritale Hotel 3*
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Business Center with Internet Access Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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