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Nisala Arana

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326/1 Circular Road | Kommala, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Iasi, Romania
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For visiting Sri Lanka is a very good position and friendly place. A lot of possibilities for excursions, beach, shopping, fishing. Nice collection of old cars. Don't hesitate to ask for ayurvedic massage.

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BoutiqueTrails, General Manager at Nisala Arana, responded to this review

Dear Constantin, Warm Greetings from Nisala Arana, Bentota. Many thanks for your lovely review. We are so pleased your family had the opportunity to enjoy a number of our professionally arrange Activities & Excursions. We recall your excitement in sharing your Experiences on our Sigiriya Rock Fortress Tour as well as well as the Udawalawe Elephant Sanctuary Tours offered by... More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Some hours after our arrival we got at Nisala Arana. A very warm welcome, delicious breakfast and meals together with the great staff made this place worthwhile to visit. Besides the food and hospitality, the rooms and outdoor shower were stunning as well, a beautiful big garden and pool gives you a great place to unstress for some days before... More 

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Tokyo Prefecture, Japan
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We chose western dinner. Fish with coriandor source was very tasteful, chocolate mousse with strawbery was wonderful. Inside rooms Nespresso coffee machine with delicious Lindor chocolate is very pleased services. Nice hot shower, SIHALEPA ayurvedic shampoo amenities. All rooms are villa type. Well organized garden, small pool. This villa was very traditional Sri Lankan style house. Shower room is situated... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I chose to get married at the Nisala Arana in March 2015. We wanted something special and intimate for just the two of us and the hotel surpassed our expectations. From the moment we arrived we received exceptional service and were made to feel as though we were special guests in every way. The staff team are... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 5 days here for our Honeymoon, and it exceeded all expectations. It is difficult to capture the feel of the place in photographs. The room and grounds are so elegant and beautiful. We booked Room Only but ended up eating breakfast and dinner here every day - the food was really amazing, and fish curry for breakfast (although... More 

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BoutiqueTrails, General Manager at Nisala Arana, responded to this review

Dear Cab, Thank you so much for your kind review. It is lovely to see more couples choosing Sri Lanka as their Honeymoon Destination and so pleased you decided to spend five days with us at Nisala Arana. We trust you enjoyed the remainder of your holidays in the Maldives! It was a pleasure meeting with you both and having... More 

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we loved this place the moment we arrived, just what we were looking for. we stayed in the Doctors house which was magical. the parkland and pool where perfect for the kids. lovely, friendly staff too. food great and the evening dining delightful. it's not on the beach which is what we wanted, but this lush hide-away is just a... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

I definitely want to return, totally charming - amazing setting, wildlife and location. The team are really friendly, helpful and accommodating. Breakfast and dinner also fab. Spent all my time exploring the area on the bicycles they have available to use. The only grip I had was really unstable WIFI.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Nisala Arana is a lovely environmental place to have a good relaxed time. We had a great time at your hotel n we recommend anyone to go to this lovely place. Staff is excellent n the meals are delicious We loved it..

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We have just returned from a wonderful week at Nisala Arana & we want to book again for next year! The place is fantastic, the accomodation is 5* & the grounds are even more beautiful than it shows in any of the photos but what made this holiday one of our best ever was the team of staff that looked... More 

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Northallerton, United Kingdom
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82 reviews 82 reviews
28 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We started our holiday in Sri Lanka at Nisala Arana and did not leave the grounds for 3 days. This was total relaxation, the grounds are beautifully kept, lovely pool and lots of wildlife to watch (birds, chipmonks, butterflies). The food was excellent and nicely prepared. We had the Coconut Wing which was quite small but had eveything we needed,... More 

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