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Borderlands

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Hatton Road, Kitulgala, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We only stayed one night but the staff were great and a really good laugh, especially when they took us white water rafting! Our room was fab with an incredible view of the river! Food was also great, can't fault this place at all!

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Thank Maddie W
Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed one night and booked rafting and canyoning tour during our roundtrip in Sri Lanka. Great experience in wonderful tropic landscape, evening even better with excellent service, ice-cold and tasty beer. Met the Canadian owner, Wade, and more guest from England, Norway, India etc., a lot to talk, laugh, play and drink. Thanks also for individual service and food (not... More 

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Thank Tom E
Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. Did rafting, canoeing and cannoying. Had a blast! Everything was fresh and clean. Food was delicious and the staff was caring and nice to be around. The place is really cool. Right by the river. Between activities you can relax in the Chillout. Personally i could have stayed here for a week! Free wi-fi. It... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night and did rafting and canyoning. The set up is an eco lodge/glamping. We had a hot shower which was very welcome and the comfort food was very good. We would definitely recommend getting a cabin with an en suite for the added privacy and convenience. The staff are very friendly, speak good English and... More 

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Thank RichardJB1979
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent 2 amazing nights at Borderlands in December and had the time of our lives. We went as a family (the kids aged 12 and 10) and we all loved it. The afternoon we arrived we white water rafted down the river and swam. Our hut was on stilts overlooking the river - this is all we wanted basic... More 

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Thank Lu C
Gothenburg, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Me and my boyfriend had mixed up the dates so we came one day early, but it was no problem and we liked it so much that we decided to stay two nights instead of one. First day we did white water rafting and canoeing and I definitely think it's a must!! It's really for everyone! Second day we did... More 

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Thank Vintervisa
Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I travelled with my friends to Sri Lanka and went for the White Water Rafting and Canyoning. It was the best thing I've done in Sri Lanka! :) The staff were really helpful and kind. The atmosphere is amazing as this place has it's own area. Perfect combination of nature and humanity. Highly recommend this activity with Borderlands!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

It's literally a riverfront camp, where you can really experience nature, fun and some friendly bugs. We spend 2 nights, we loved it! The cabin had 1 double bed + 1 single bed covered with a mosquito net (open windows) so you can listen to the river and enjoy the morning sun. The beds are not so comfy but ok.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

Every single member of the staff were very service minded, friendly and professional. Proper safety training for specific activities had been provided for the staff. We saw some bad examples from other companies on the river when rafting and some dangerous examples when doing the advanced canyoning. We were never in doubt of our safety together with the Borderland's crew.... More 

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Thank Carin G
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2015 via mobile

This was the highlight of our 10 day trip around Sri Lanka. We weren't sure what to expect but we had a ball. We were lucky enough to meet the owner and his family and chat to them about the camp's history and ethos. Safety is the biggest priority for them and we felt in safe hands the entire time.... More 

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