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Deer Park Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #3 of 12 Hotels in Polonnaruwa
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed here for one night as part of a tour of the island. The chalet room we had was lovely, right next to the pool, but sitting by the pool was impossible due to the plague of midges. It was a Monday and a full moon day, so the hotel had been jam packed all weekend but only 20... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the Cottages, lovely concept, the rooms in 2 floors,several types of rooms available. bed upstairs and the lounge downstairs. A small but nice pool. Great view of lake from some rooms. Spacious restaurant. Good food, nothing extra ordinary. Visited 2012

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in a double and triple room. Room was lovely and authetic country feeling. They were both chalet types with the double room being two storeys beds upstairs and bathroom downstairs and outdoor sofas directly outside each room. The triple was single storey. Both had all amenities clean and comfortable with large flatscreen but limited tv channels. The hotel is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hotel Room was clean and washroom large. The rooms were modern chalet types... very nice country feel to them! Food was tasty but nothing unique to the hotel! The usual continental and sri lankan buffets delicious. I must commend the service of all the staff made my family feel very welcome from start to finish!! One disappointment was the area... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although there was a drought, the hotel and grounds were well kept. Room was clean and comfortable. Service from the time of our booking to our departure was excellent. Well equipped gym. Ideal for a family get away.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a lovely hotel, in the midst of some major renovations when we stayed. Regardless, it was relaxing and peaceful. The buffet was fantastic with a huge selection of food - both western and Sri Lankan - to choose from. All the staff were well practiced in the art of conversation, making us feel welcome and engaging us with... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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22 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to several hotels in Sri Lanka and I think this is the best. This hotel has all the expected amenities, good service, good room, clean & interesting toilet (it is outdoors) and most importantly, it is comfortable and restful. Dinner buffet is one of the most expensive at 20USD but the spread and equipment used is extensive,... More

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Hong Kong, China
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6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Deer Park hotel was the bes hotel we stayed for the whole Sri Lanka trip. Ideal place to rest after a day out exploring Polonnaruwa. It is conveniently located yet very spacious and private. The resort gave you peaceful and relaxing feeling. This time we stayed in a cottage house. The room was very comfortable. The washroom and shower were... More

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6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We loved it here. The buffets were fabulous, good wifi in lobby, rooms very comfortable although bathrooms are pretty dated. We even saw elephants on the other side of the lake. Good proximity to Minnierya and Pollonaruwa. A lounge is big enough for 2 small kids. There's a 2 tiered pool - one deep one shallow with a waterfall in... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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24 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

We arrived in the dark after a long day walking around the ruins of Polonnaruwa. We were given a warm welcome and shown to our room. The room was nicely made up for the three of us. The buffet was good, with my favourite of Umm Ali. We all enjoyed the private open air shower with the plants. In the... More

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Address: Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa
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Hotel Class:4 star — Deer Park Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 77
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