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Lake Wave Hotel

522 / 31 Lake Road, stage 2, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Vienna, Austria
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars NEW

The owner and his family are doing everything that you feel at home. For a reasonable price you get nice clean rooms with lake view and very good food! At night you can sit in the garden with a cool drink and enjoy the mild weather. The main attractions of Anuradhapura are easy reachable by tuk tuk, you can walk... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We arrived here because of our humble Tuk Tuk driver who took us from Dambulla to Anuradhapura. Milan, the junior boss, welcomed us in a very friendly way and asked us for our budget/night. He showed us the first room which we took right away. Great lake view and very quiet location. Our bathroom had ok water pressure, warm &... More 

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

only money nothing else! located in a good area close to new town! my family went last week stayed few days. charged for A/c found them out of order! complained several times turned on deaf ear! broken locks at bathrooms! dirty bedlinen! no room service at all whole time we stayed. unfortunate experience coz there are lot of good places... More 

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was recommended to me by Aji at the lion lodge in sigiriya. His place was great! I trusted his opinion. I arrived here and was given a dirty and loud room by the kitchen. I was moved and told it would be more expensive. After demanding the same price for my "better" room, I found it equally as dirty... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

The Lake Wave is a bit out of the way, but calm and peaceful and a reasonably easy ride to the ruins, closer even to the new town, in case you need supplies. Upali, the host, is a thoughtful, kind, humourous person with lots of tips on what to see and how to get there, a real fountain of useful,... More 

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upalianuradhapura, Owner at Lake Wave Hotel, responded to this review

At first I refused the review sent by the girl from USA. It is true that there was an argument regarding a room.as she mentioned that Mr Ajith from lion lodge of sigiriya sending people to my place by good recommendation. not only she lots of people. After she arrived to my place and she wanted to have the cheapest... More 

Chartres, France
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

Close to the temples, beautiful lake view, funny and reliable host, quiet place.... just don't forget your mosquito repulsive. You will enjoy your time in a city that is totally worth it! Very cheap and you can rent bikes, best way to visit around

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Launceston, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

I had a spacious room with balcony overlooking the gradually filling lake - I arrived on the day of the first monsoon rain for 7 months. I stayed for 3 days- each afternoon at 4 pm a monsoonal downpour for a few hours . Enjoyed observing water birds ( egrets, herons, spoonbills, cormorants, various waders) from balcony every morning. Bicycles... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

You get what you pay for. No luxuries but reliable basics. No frills but all you need. Only place in SL I did not feel overcharged. Staff is all family and it shows. Offers great cuisine but you have to ask for it and well in advance. Place is airy and wonderfully quiet. By Oct 14 it will have a... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

The Lake wave hotel is a nice place to stay, near the center of the town, not far of the dagoba's. The lake was full of bulldozers now (july 2014). We wonder how it will be next year. Rooms are allright, not very tidy. However, if you ask to clean, it is no problem. The food is special, really Sri... More 

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Budapest, Hungary
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Whole family is very helpful. You can get good bicycle to discover Anuradhapura. When we was there the lake was under construction, but it will be very nice. Although close to the pond, but no mosquitoes.

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Address: 522 / 31 Lake Road, stage 2, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
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Number of rooms: 22
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