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Pidurangala | Sigiriya, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
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Thick Forest
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This tree-house hotel is simply amazing! Located in the jungle you get the full wildlife experience, jungle roars and bird chirping from the minute you arrive! We stayed in the top tree-house with a magnificent view of Sigirya Rock and access to a nice private balcony. Nandawe (owner) very kindly offered to drive us to Sigiriya Rock in the morning... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Been there for about 2 days and they where magical and mind relaxing experience.. Never been in that much nature you sleep and wake up in birds singing and breathtaking view of the Sigiriya Rock.. An experience I will never forget!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We stayed in this great tree house with balcony and view to Sigiriya rock. With sunil one of our hosts we went to Pidurangala a rock besides Sigiriya Rock. It was a phantastic trip. The rice and curry was very good, but a bit expensive.

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Nice stay in this atypical hotel. The room was charming and confortable with sanitary inside. Lovely terrasse with view on the Sigiriya rock. For the diner, we didn't eat at the hotel because it was too expensive. But the breakfast (included in the room rate) was good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

There are just three cabin trees in the middle of the jungle just some meters away from Sigirya Rock. In fact you can see it from the Cabin Tree. Regarding the food, the only choice is Sri Lankan. At night you can hear the monkeys.

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mudithas, Owner at Thick Forest, responded to this review

We are providing traditional sri lankan foods, but you can get other foods as well on request. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

We enjoyed our stay at thick forest. Both of our hosts, sunil and ajithnandana were fantastic hosts who were warm, informative and extremely accommodating. They helped us adventure off on our own when we wanted to and Sunil guided us when we needed it (and did a great job!) Dinners were very expensive at 1200 per person but they were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

First off the location. It's called Thick Forest, so expect to be in the forest and it can be a little bit difficult to get to (get good directions before you go). We really enjoyed that aspect of it. We did have a frog in the toilet, I thought it was hilarious and loved it, fiance...not so much. Small number... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

we stayed here for 1 night yes the view from the tree house is good but that the only thing that is good about it the tree house is old and grubby the fly net had bits of tape all over it covering the holes. The location of it is a good 20 mins walk from Sigiriya town not where... More 

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mudithas, Owner at Thick Forest, responded to this review

From March 2014 onward hotel was under the new management, and we did renovations as well. We have solved all the matter you faced at that time. Now we have corrected the location on maps in Agoda and Booking.com and now you can get correct directions from it. As our hotel situated in the forest, super market and other places... More 

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45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

We stayed at The Thick Forest for an entire week - and loved every day of it. We booked the property easily through Agoda, and hired a driver to take us there from Kandy. He found it with minimal fuss. The place itself was a little way out of the 'main' part of Sigiriya (there is not much too Sigiriya!),... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

We were at Thick Forest for 1 day. We were the only one there, and of course we had the best room of them all, up high and with the perfect view to the lion rock. We were not bothers much by bugs or other kind of animals actually. The bed was good and the shower okay, but the toilet... More 

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Address: Pidurangala | Sigiriya, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Sigiriya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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