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183 Thalkote Road | Ehelagala, Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
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The Lion Rock Hotel
Ranked #12 of 31 Sigiriya B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel for two nights while Touring Sri Lanka with our guide. Our guide had booked this hotel and made all the arrangements for us on a B&B basis. A lovely quiet cheap hotel in the middle ofn the jungle not far from teh Lion Rock in Sigiriya. The hotel only has 8 rooms in two blocks... More

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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 2 nights here. The room was large with an extremely new bathroom. Everything was spotlessly clean & the beds were comfortable. the staff were very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed the location in the jungle as well as the small pool. Food was good - as with most guesthouses in Sri Lanka we were asked to order in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

Only stayed one night. The rooms were large, basic and clean with mosquito nets. The double bed was comfy and the shower was large with strong water pressure and lots of hot water. The rooms on the first floor have nice balconies and there are monkeys in the trees. The hotel complex was quiet and a good place to relax.... More

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Milan, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Sigiriya is certainly one of the few truly exciting places to visit in Sri Lanka, despite the insane Government policy to charge US$ 30,00 from each foreign visitor who wants to brave the hundreds of steps that lead to the top of the rock. It would be possible to reach Sigiria during the day and leave in the afternoon, but... More

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Madeira, Portugal
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Breakfast very good, room very clean - near sigiriya rock and a good place to see the ancient cities. It is very easy to visit the Dambula Caves and polonnaruwa. I liked everything about this place. I recommend it.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Stayed here for two nights, it in a good location for seeing siguriya rock and the surrounding areas. The staff were always friendly and happy to help with anything we needed. Would recommend if you are looking for somewhere simple to chill at the end of the day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Was impressed with the size of our double room with TV (room 01) - really big. Breakfast was included in the room rate. The hotel itself was set in tranquil surroundings in a wooded setting with lots of monkeys, very close to Sigiriya rock. The standout aspect of this hotel were the friendly and helpful staff who were really kind... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

My girlfriend and I had the misfortune to stay in this hotel. It was advertised as having a swimming pool, when we arrived the pool had on been half built. Was not able to have a decent sleep as the a/c had only two settings, either off full stop or blasting away at full pelt, the controller was damaged and... More

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Perth, Australia
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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in a top floor room. The room had 3 singles, perfect for me and my brother as we threw all our stuff on the 3rd bed. I had no problems with the room and unlike someone else has said when we asked for an adapter we were promptly given a adapter power board. The... More

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Frankfurt, Germany
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18 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Nice area close to the Sigiriya Rock, but the rooms need work especially the bathrooms need to be completely redone as now they are old and very used. also the room cleanliness has to be improved, we were on a five night tour through Sri Lanka and this hotel was the worst. Staff are nice and food is good, a... More

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Address: 183 Thalkote Road | Ehelagala, Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Sigiriya
Number of rooms: 6

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