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Kithulgala Rest House

Kitulgala, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #3 of 4 Kitulgala B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Matara, Sri Lanka
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Kithulgala was an unexpected stop in my trip. I just saw the place and I immediately decided to stay here. I booked two rooms without AC... As the temperature was quite cool. If you want to be closer to nature, then this is one of the best places to be in. Just cross the river in the boat and walk... More

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Gampaha, Sri Lanka
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43 reviews 43 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On our way to see the bird sanctuary in the Kitulgala Forest reserve we dine in at Kitulgala rest house for a snack , there after for lunch. Best place i found out of Colombo on our way to Adam s peak. Food was delicious, Cup of Tea had a very different taste than what we have at home. Staff... More

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30 reviews 30 reviews
12 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This should be a wonderful hotel. The history and the setting is fantastic. Perfect for jungle walks, white water rafting and just sitting watching the birds. The lunch buffet is quite good and the staff generally pleasant BUT so much needs to be done to return this to a wonderful hotel. I don't think the management is interested in the... More

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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

My friends and I stayed at the guesthouse for two nights and we really liked it. Our room was clean, beds done nicely, a clean bathroom and the food was great. Not buffet style as there weren't enough guests but I liked our breakfast and dinner, eastern or western style as you ordered it. Best part of it was the... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

We booked this Rest House for one night and stayed on the 14th May. this is really value for money, staff friendly and helpful lunch buffet is quality and tasteful. rooms are average again worth for the rate, property needs a refurbishment but location is excellent and very quiet. Suggest to serve breakfast on the Garden with a extra pay... More

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Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Stopped for lunch here. Had the buffet. Large selection of dishes, well cooked and delicious. They'd run out of Pol Sambol (cocnut) but after speaking to one of the waiters, a fresh dish was prepared, and some brought to our table. Can't fault the service. Location is wonderful, over looking the river, birds flying around, this place is fantastic.

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Colombo, PR
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16 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014 via mobile

Good location with lot of nature.its a paradise for the nature lovers. You will be upset if you go in the rainy season.Charges are reasonable mainly offers eastern food.excellant panaramic view from the room entrance which is really mind blowing.

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This rest house, looks like the general hospital in Sri Lanka ,the price is very high and it has bad service it has bad food No swim pool you have to go faraway at least 8km to swim pool No cleaning Not much people very quiet like hospital

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Atlanta, Georgia
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76 reviews 76 reviews
50 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Stayed here one night while on a group tour with Exodus. This is the only hotel that was not very good. No AC, and it was hot. We were on the bottom floor, and the grassy area outside of the rooms overlooking the river was inviting but there was no way to lock the back door from the outside. If... More

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Winchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
36 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We had great hopes of staying here supposedly in a 'tranquil' riverside location, but it proved to be the opposite. Unfortunately we arrived on a Sunday and the river and shore were like a seaside resort, noisy drunken people partying all day and evening, no chance to bird-watch apart from early the next morning. The restaurant was pleasant with a... More

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Address: Kitulgala, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Sabaragamuwa Province > Kitulgala
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