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Elephant Corridor Hotel

4.0 of 5 Pothana Road | Kimbissa, Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We travelled to the Elephant Corridor Hotel in February 2015 and stayed their for two nights - the grounds and views are outstanding with the abundant wildlife outside of the room and Sigiriya rock in the background. The restaurant is a set menu with a couple of options with waiter service which was quite a nice change from the usual... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Definitely one of the nicest experience ever. We came from a Wilpattu National Park safari after a long drive and found a perfect place with a very nice service. It starts with a beautiful view of Sigiriya Lion's Rock from the lobby. All the rooms are isolated. Our room was very clean and very big, with a glass wall giving... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we've booked this room for one night as a last minute indulgence of luxury during our honeymoon trip through sri lanka. the suite was wonderfull and hotel staff was friendly. unfortunatly there was no hot water in the suite to take a well needed shower. it took several sessions of 30 minutes waiting as told by the staff (resulting in... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A Lovely boutique hotel with peaceful surroundings... Large suites with private pool , living room , dinning ares and all other essential amenities .. Perfect for relaxation away from city Staff are friendly and professional giving us warm welcome and send off... Food served is excellent .. Raw mango juice and mango sorbet are to die for However the draw... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Stayed for two nights as part of a tour. Read the review about the entry road and the insects and lizards and thought oh dear. Got there and it was wonderful. Yes the road is rough but HELLO!! You are in a jungle. Yes there were little lizards about. YOU ARE IN A JUNGLE. private plunge pool in each room... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Well, this must have been a lovely place once, but now it is tired and unloved! The only saving grace is the staff ( as in 99.9% of hotel staff in Sri Lanka) who were gracious, friendly and professional. The surrounding fauna and flora is wonderful and a ornithologists' paradise. The pool is about a mile away from the main... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

The setting is fantastic. We have stayed here a couple of times now and always found the place to be well maintained. Rooms are very spacious and offer all the necessary essentials. Pool suite is lovely for couples, but deluxe suite best for families. The plunge pool overlooking the jungle is wonderful. Staff are very friendly and helpful. Spa is... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We must confirm the terrible experiences reported by some of previous travelers. The place could be very nice, and the original location well designed. But the site shows an absolutely poor management and organization: any stupid request seems to be a mission impossible for the personnel, even if you see dozens of them, apparently walking around doing nothing. No care... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Stayed for only one night, close to Sigiriya which this hotel had a beautiful view of. Greeted kindly at the entrance, lobby was beautiful! Staff was great and very accommodating, ask them to tour the grounds - they're very knowledgable about the local wildlife and have amazing eyes! Stayed in the Presidential Villa - room & bathroom were very clean,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I read a lot of poor reviews from guests who had complained about insects. You need to check where you're going before you go. The hotel is spread across a large area of nature & wild, so expect insects, lizards & other tiny creatures, all throughout the year, but specially during the monsoon. We stayed amidst torrential rain, which was... More 

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Address: Pothana Road | Kimbissa, Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Sigiriya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Elephant Corridor Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 22
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Also Known As:
Elephant Corridor Sigiriya
Hotel Style:
#6 Spa Hotel in Sigiriya

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