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Serene Pavilions

4.5 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   20 Upali Mawatha,, Wadduwa, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #2 of 7 Hotels in Wadduwa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I do not like to write bad reviews. Never & anywhere. But I have to. We went to Serene to relax, expecting the highest possible level of luxury and comfort in Lanka. Wanted to switch of and just enjoy our own company. Until we caught OUR BUTLER PEEPING THROUGH THE WINDOW! He had a ladder by our pavilion and was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Serene pavilion is an ideal place, if you wish to spend your vacation in a paradise. The pavilion concept is superb and each pavilion has it's own butler. Suminda's(our Butler) service was very friendly and excellent. Foods at Serene pavilions are the best.Every cuisine served to us was Just perfect. Specially Sri Lankan foods. we enjoyed our stay at serene... More

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Stavanger, Norway
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

In a striking contrast to more ordinary and large hotels which might be both extravagant and luxurious but rarely anything else, the guests at Serene Pavilions – in the village of Wadduva – experience an unusual and rare atmosphere which is best described as a "paradisiacal idea". With the care and attention to each guest shown by the staff, Serene... More

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London, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

We stayed 4 nights at this fabulous hotel and we cannot recommend it highly enough. The service is impeccable. Each pavilion (room) has it's own butler. We had Suminda and he looked after us with a friendly, professional efficiency. Anything we needed was dealt with immediately and (unlike the other hotels we stayed at on our recent tour) the staff... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We had a great time..We spent two nights at serene pavilions as part of our honeymoon and it was awesome. We had planned this trip much earlier and due to some issues we could not make it. However, the hotel was very kind and changed our dates without any fuss. It was very convenient and Thilini, who handled our reservation... More

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Dublin, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Our feelings from this place are mixed at best. We had really high expectations and the place didn't live up to them. We have spent here almost a week and that was just too long in first place. Food was average at best. Butler service was very very poor. The deck around our pool was kinda damaged and we had... More

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Maldon, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

What a fantastic place. Great place to relax and be pampered after several days touring. very peaceful - a great place to relax in beautiful surroundings. Couldn't fault it and we are very "picky travellers". Stayed for 9 nights March /April 2014. The service was fantastic - thoughtful but not intrusive - thanks Lahero (our butler) you were amazing. The... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

stayed at Serene Pavilion for one night as the first stop in our honeymoon. Simply amazing experience. the chalets are beautiful and spacious with each having its own pool and Jacuzzi, personal butler service. The chalet has all the luxuries of fine living and perfect for a special get away. The food is fantastic and the little area near the... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We booked our stay at Serene Pavilions as a very last minute "baby moon." I am 5 months pregnant and my husband is working extremely hard, so we wanted somewhere with privacy that we could really relax. We could not have hoped for better. We took a garden Pavilion, which was the ultimate in privacy and relaxation. We wouldn't have... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Nice beach resort (only 12 suites) with very friendly staff (actually you have your own butler!). Very well maintained garden and pool area. Management is always present and trying to help within their possibilities. Very good food and very nice beach (always clean and well maintained in front of hotel). In the garden you will find about 5 waran's (large... More

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Address: 20 Upali Mawatha,, Wadduwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Wadduwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:4.5 star — Serene Pavilions 4.5*
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