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Ulagalla Resort

4.5 of 5 Resort   |   Thirappane | Anuradhapura, Thirappane 50072, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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Uithoorn, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

During our 3 weeks roundtrip in Sri Lanka we stayed at many hotels, but this one was, without any doubt, the best! From the arrival until your departure, the staff is delivering an unforgettable experience. All rooms (villa's with private plunge pool) have a lot of privacy and comfort and mountainbikes are included. You need these, because the resort is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed two days at Ulagalla. Beautiful resort with great rooms. Quiet atmosphere, good service and excellent food. Very enthousiastic and motivated staff. Great location close to anuradhapura, the ancient capital of Sri Lanka. Would have like to stay longer. Recommend wholeheartedly!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the greatest resort and nature experiences I have ever had. Every aspect of their service, food, property and amenities was cared for to the last detail. The kindness of their staff is overwhelming and the beauty of the place breathtaking. Prices are more than fair for what you get, so I highly recommend it. Visit their organic garden,... More

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed our two nights here immensely. Fabulous "wild" surroundings while the chalets are very well equipped and super comfortable. Had better wifi in the midst of the forest than we did in Colombo! Each chalet is situated in such a way that it feels like it is the sole one in the forest. the bicycles that are provided are perfect... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Hard to imagine such a luxury eco-friendly resort in Anuradhapura, part of the famous cultural triangle in northern Sri Lanka. It's located in a very lush private farm, and the service there is excellent. The manager greeted us with a local spiritual rite, very special to us. Each chalet has separate living and bedrooms plus a beautiful private pool, (and... More

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Milan, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was the very best resort we visited during our tour in Sri Lanka. Excellent cottage, very clean and equipped with the most desired items and a beautiful private swimming pool/Jacuzzi ...........that unfortunately you cannot use. Monkies jump from the trees showing who has the right to use the pool. Fun to watch them jumping around, drinking and bathing. Luckily... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Starting from the welcoming in a traditional sri lankan manner plus in a way that is special for ulagalla the services provided were just exquisite. The staff is so much attentive to your each and every need they will never say no. Warmly welcome you anywhere you go down the resort, from the manager to the security officer to the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Our four night stay at Ulagalla was an amazing part of our wonderful ten day trip to this beautiful island. Absolutely nothing can be faulted-the accomodation,the food, the staff,-all fantastic. From here we visited Anuradhapura and Sigirya .We also had a great experience picking vegetables with the chef in the organic garden, and then being shown how to cook a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

The Ulagalla has 20 luxurious and large chalets spread out over their 60 acre property. Each chalet consists of a bedroom, large bathroom, living room and a plunge pool with a jacuzzi. The main building which houses the restaurant is an old colonial home which has been beautifully restored. The staff is very friendly. the food in the restaurant is... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

What an amazing hotel! Loved every minute at Ulagalla. We arrived around 10AM to Ulagalla and we were welcome with open arms. We were asked to light up the Sri Lankan traditional oil lamp and a set of bells were rung announcing the hotel that we have arrived. Made us feel very special. We were then taken to our chalet... More

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Address: Thirappane | Anuradhapura, Thirappane 50072, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Thirappane
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Ulagalla Resort 4.5*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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Luxury boutique hotel and spa located in Anuradhapura, North Central of Sri Lanka. Built on 58 lush acres bordering two ancient reservoirs, surrounded by unspoilt nature and tucked away in complete privacy, the resort offers 20 spacious and luxurious chalets, 19 stand alone chalets and one suite, each with its own private plunge pool with all modern amenities. Ulagalla Resort is the perfect base for travelers with a thirst for adventure and a passion for wildlife. But we understand that great adventures are also about elegant simplicity – to return to a cool dip in the pool, rejuvenate in the spa or sip a sundowner on a private deck.Located at the center of the Cultural Triangle and close to national parks, Ulagalla is the perfect base for travelers with a thirst for adventure and passion for wildlife. The resort offers many excursions and guided tours: A cycling tour can be taken to explore the ancient capital of Anuradhapura in a novel way. Exciting wildlife safaris to the plains of Minneriya National Park to watch the elephants or further West to Wilpattu National Park – the realm of leopards - are organized with all the necessary permits.Witness the wonder of Kalawewa – a giant reservoir and a proud feat of engineering of an ancient kingdom, or visit the ancient ruins of Ritigala. Explore the marvels of Sigiriya, Dambulla, Polonnaruwa and other sites of archaeological and historical significance on a day trip. ... more   less 
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