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Chanara Kandalama Hotel

Highway Park, Kandalama Road, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #29 of 38 Dambulla B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

this hotel is truly amazing we were upgraded to a suite and it was magnificent with a spa overlooking the lake ,a must see hotel built into a rock,there is also an elephant ride from the hotel around the lake .

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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

We stayed there 3 nights there. The price was around 40 usd per night in peak seson. It is not in the central, so the air good. There is no insulation among the rooms so one shall use earplug but it is cheaper than to upgrade a five star for hundreds of dollars if you have limited budget. Tuktuk is... More

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Karachi, Pakistan
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12 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2013

We, a family of 7 including teen agers and yound children had booked two tripple rooms through agoda for our recent trip to SriLanka but regretted later when we arrived there. The location is good a bit outside the Dambulla town on Kandalama road but poorly maintained and managed. Though the Manager Mr. Pubudu and the Lady Administrator were very... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2013 via mobile

We stayed there for one night because the place is near the lionsrock and dambulla. Nice chilling area and nice pictures at the wall around, all in all a little bit indian. Have a tiny room with cockroaches! After changing the room, the night was cozy. The bathroom is clean but very simple - you have to shower over the... More

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2012

We stayed there on January 22. Rooms and other things are average but customer service was excellent. I needed to change my airplane ticket, so needed a computer the front desk person gave his computer to me without asking anything. They are so helpful and friendly(All staff). Thanks again for everything!!

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Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2012

We stayed here after our accommodation at another place in Dambulla fell through. We stayed only one night, for which I am glad. The room itself was small and simple, although the mosquito net smelt of old must (I don't think it had ever been cleaned) and there were tons of mosquitos in the room when we arrived. The ceiling... More

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Valencia, Spain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2011

It s incredibly expensive!!! From the price and the description on websites, we were expecting a good quality hotel and....NO WAY! It was not the level of a two stars hotel : swimming pool not desinfected and with insects inside, electrical plug under the shower. Fortunately they had hot shower and fan and air conditioner, but the price was out... More

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Equality, Illinois
19 reviews 19 reviews
18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2011

Staying here is a bit like a luxury prison cell, all concrete, it was clean but water from the sink spilled on the bathroom floor, it is an ultra basic room, for an emergency one night, perhaps but not much more than that. US$38 for a single.,

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Address: Highway Park, Kandalama Road, Dambulla, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 33
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