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Centauria Lake Resort

| New Town, Embilipitiya, Sri Lanka
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Vienna, Austria
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29 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

we stayed here for one night while travelling around sri lanka. the room was fairly large, however the furniture and decor was very dated and the bathroom was not in the best condition; in addition the air conditioning was very loud. when showering early in the morning before heading for safari there was no hot water. the dinner was good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Authentic Sri Lankan Cuisine & Ayurveda Medical Center are just two of the many great features this hotel offers... Room service is good as well. Being one of the leading hotels in Embilipiiya, the hotel offers safari trips to Udawalawe and Yala national parks.... Two great tourists attractions that everyone visiting the country should stop by.

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Leiden, The Netherlands
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67 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived late after visiting the Yala park. We arrived with quite a bunch of people. They knew of our arrival, but still the food was cold. The room was a disappointment. Old furniture, only one point to charge cellphones, cameras etc. The shower hardly produced any water. Should have had wifi, but found no signal whatsoever. Next morning, still... More 

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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very nice hotel nearby the lake with excelent service, good kitchen and nice rooms. No wifi in the room is very strange for a hotel with these qualifications! In the middle of nowhere so there is no way to escape to a town or village.

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Riyadh, Ar Riyad, Saudi Arabia
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7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The View is good and room was ok, Good for Safari, there safari trips were quite efficient, even though its 30 minutes away, as the only thing to do we done the Safari twice which was really good. We booked 4 nights but theres nothing to do so only stayed 2 nights - the hotel still charged us 100% -... More 

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Wellington
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12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We finally arrived at this hotel at night after driving around many bumpy dirt roads, getting our taxi driver to call the hotel for instructions, as the location listed online and on google maps was incorrect. The hotel is very grand, large entrance, high ceilings, huge. However no one else was staying there. Its peak season. Yet this place has... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

Finished here after a great day of cycling. Rooms are big, clean and very comfortable. Food was excellent and offered good variety. Lovely views over the lake from the room and the lobby. Helpful staff. Only recommendation is that they stock more Lion beer.

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Lancashire UK
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

We stayed for one night on our last day before leaving Sri Lanka. There dining room was like a cafeteria and there was no atmosphere there at all. The food wasn't very nice and the waiter asked for our pin number when we said we would pay by credit card - apparently so we didn't have to go to the... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2015

We were rushed here by our driver after we arrived in Udawalawa to find the hotel we originally booked had shut down without notifying future guests (Nature House, I'm looking at you). The entrance to the Centauria appears rather grand but inside it feels empty and without soul. Never mind, we thought, it's a bed for the night. After a... More 

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Genk, Belgium
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2015

On arriving there was a local party going on around the pool. All young local guys with bottles of booze in their hands. They were throwing up all over the place. Even against the windows of the restaurant while we were eating. Safty wasn't that important, cables with out plugs, plugged into the wall sockets. The buffet was cold and... More 

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