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Heritage Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Galwala Road | Pothanegama, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #3 of 9 hotels in Anuradhapura
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3 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
Norman v Leiden, The Netherlands
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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Leiden, The Netherlands
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for one night. The area is really nice, the hotel is next to a big lake with a view of Anuradhapura. There is no bar to drink something, at the pool staff wants to sell you a massage, even if you say No 3 times they keep pushing. The rooms are nice, but there was no warm... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed only one day and the hotel was fine. I got the ground floor room, the air conditioner was too noisy, and I couldn’t sleep the whole night. The shower did not work properly and the hot water was not adjustable it is too hot. Loved the garden the lake front of the hotel, staff are very friendly and... More

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Kelaniya, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed at Heritage for 2 days and we had a great stay. Food is absolutely yummy! there was Sri Lankan as well as western food in the buffet with a good variety. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Rooms and bathrooms were clean. A/C and hot water were working well. Room service was very quick. front of the hotel... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here on our honeymoon. The location is slightly off the beaten path via dirt road but the view over the lake bank to the sites of Anuradhapura is amazing. They have driver accomodations. The service is very hospitable and the faces are always warm and smiling. The lunch food was okay, the dinner was good. The room was... More

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Northeast Kingdom, Vermont
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

i was stayed with heritage hotel (real heritage hotel )Anuradhapura .July .The young girl was at reception welcomed with me with nice blue lotus as per them its national flower of sri lanka .we got really superb feeling on that .then they locate us to the room so quick .we wer very tird from the journey .that men we went... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

1. Location - very good 2. Rooms - were prerty modern and clean but we were given a room with a ok view 3. Food - the buffet was extensive Overall best value for money and the staff was very friendly and helpful

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Heritage hotel , Anuradhapura is located in banks of tissa weva. We actually stayed there to visit the willpattu park. We were given a warm welcome by the lady at the reception . Everything else following food and service was accommodation was top notch

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

i was stayed Heritage Hotel anuradhapura its the really really amazing place to stayed to relax your day.i had a warmth welcome from front office staff ,and room are neet and tidy .and had a great relax and spa .just wann say thanks to chef who cooked nice food are really eye catching . ready to recomant to others also... More

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Panadura, Sri Lanka
18 reviews 18 reviews
11 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

New hotel with a blend of ancient Anuradhapura architecture at the entrance. Whoever who thought of having a tin roof over the portico has done a big blunder. It's an eye sore when you look at the lake scenery from second floor Small restaurant with little choice of food. Bar was disappointing with only tequila to choose. When you scroll... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

Stayed for 2 days there, the staff at the hotel were really rude and note helpful at all. He shouted at us and provide bad service. Also,the hotel location is far away from everything, we have to take tuk tuk to city area to find a dinner place. Overall, my experience at Anuradhapura was horrible. As a foreigner, it was... More

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Heritage A, Sales and Marketing Manager at Heritage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear TripAdvisor Member, Thank you very much for taking the time to post your comments on our hotel. We are very sorry for the negative experiences at the counter service, please rest assured that we are going to investigate the case and make sure that no such an attitude will be experienced by any of our Guests in the future.... More

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Address: Galwala Road | Pothanegama, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Heritage Hotel 3*
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Heritage Hotel is the latest jewel in the crown that is Anuradhapura which is a UNESCO world heritage site. Heritage Hotel which opened its doors in 2009 is an ( 35 Rooms ) enchanting hotel situated in the heart of Anuradhapura. Because of the Hotel's Proximity to many historic sites Heritage Hotel is the Ideal launching pad to explore this great kingdom which lasted over 1400 years. This simple and elegant hotel is equipped with all amenities, a dedicated team and a comprehensive service concept to make it the most pleasurable place to stay in Anurdhapura. ... more   less 
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