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Ariya Rest House

near Polonnaruwa-Colombo Main Road | 210 km away from Colombo, Bendiwewa, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
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Novi Sad, Serbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I visited Ariya Rest House for one night with my family (two small kids). Rooms are very very clean and spacious. Lovely staff had always smile on their faces which was very charming and ment a lot to us. After visiting many sights in the morning we can back to have lunch which was a total success! They offered large... More 

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Thank Igor E
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food and variety! Very healthy food and many other choices...typical Sri Lanka cooking but all taste sooooo good! Come here!! Water Lilly root is delicious and great for immune system!! Trickle type desert has no sugar but some turmeric and taste sweet. Great fresh papaya juice!

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Thank Teresa W
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

What a wonderful place. I showed up late at night and was immediately greeted by the wonderful family who owns this house. The rooms are very comfortable with fan and AC. There is a beautiful shelter outside where you can enjoy the night sounds or listen to the rain hitting the coconut roof. Very close to Polonaruwa ruins. I will... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

Great food was looked after by by the friendly staff and got a lot of food at a great price very happy! Would highly recommend to anyone who wants to try Sri Lankan cuisine I ordered the chicken curry was a lot of food.

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Galle, Sri Lanka
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

I really enjoyed my time at this hotel. It's a great base for exploring the ancient sites of Polonnaruwa. The rooms were really spacious and comfortable.Beautiful location. Food and entertainment very good. Atentive staff. Highly recommended.

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Thank isuruhe
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

The room is simple and clean. The host is very friendly and nice! We had our dinner here and it was great! The foods are very local and tasty! Hopefully it is not pricey! Anyway, We love it...definitely will recommend to my friends. Negative side: no hair dryer

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Thank Liying23
Singapore, Singapore
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

We had a warm welcome from the owner's daughter. We had rice and curry for our dinner followed by their homemade buffalo milk yogurt. Food was really nice and the yogurt is really special. The room is cozy and comfortable. It's worth the money!

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Thank LilySeow
Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

We as a family spent two nights in one of their family rooms.All the basic facilities were their. Nice and clean room. Food menu was value for money. Will like to pay a visit when we travel to Polonnaruwa again.

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Thank Athula R
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2015

I went there accidentally with a group of french Students.wow it was outstanding.service is excellent.was spend two days over there and felt like it is my own home.food was really nice and they are having huge eastern and western buffet with everything what you need.no words to explain it.was amazing and big thank will goes to Ari, his wife ,... More 

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Thank Udaya S
Katunayake, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2015

i found this place through my friend. it's a very nice place. it's a family running guest house, very nice buffet lunch. owner of the daughter who served us.don't miss this nice place '' ariya rest house''

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