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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 reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
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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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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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 5 days ago NEW 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
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

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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3 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week 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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38 reviews 38 reviews
22 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 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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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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Kristiansand, Norway
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4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to sleep, with two-story cabins and outdoor showers. But the resort has a feeling of locked in atmosphere. No tuk-tuks around and when we asked in the reception they gave us an attitude of "why would anyone want a tuk-tuk" and gave us a van... So, because it is quite remote and no tuk-tuks around, we ate dinner... More

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Panadura, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Deer Park hotel staff and the accommodation was excellent.And your holiday atmosphere made our holiday enjoyable.I thank each one of you for your enthusiastic co-operation and for your support.I very much appreciate your hotel staff and also specially the staff in restaurant and front office.Your staff was very polite and it was a first class staff.Deer Park location was very... More

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Address: Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Deer Park Hotel 4*
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