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Le Grand Meaulnes - Family Hotel

"Green Path" | Trincomalee Road, Habarana 50150, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We felt very welcome at this place. Sunil welcomed us upon arrival with a welcome drink and asked what we wanted for dinner even though we arrived after 8 pm. Sunil helped us in any way possible. Elephant riding, meals and transport to the next place. Thank you Sunil for the excellent service! And also thanks for the great food... More 

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dishant, Owner at Le Grand Meaulnes - Family Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your most kind review on Tripadvisor and particularly for praising efforts of our colleague Sunil. Thank you for complementing our buffet food, hotel facilities but most of all our dedicated staff. Thank you for being our guest and thank you for sharing your positive experience of Le Grand Meaulnes with other Tripadvisor readers. Yours sincerely... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for two nights right after arriving in Sri Lanka. Very quiet and peaceful place to recuperate after a long flight. Central to many trips and excursions. We went on a safari early the first morning, not many animals to see, but great way to start the day. Very friendly and attentive staff, Sunil is just the friendliest you... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Friendly helpful staff, fantastic dinners cooked with care, excellent breakfast, close to bus stop, close to Sigiriya and national parks where elephants and other wildlife can be seen. The hosts will arrange trips and taxis for you. You should stay here for sure !

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First impressions were favourable, when they sent someone to pick us up from the train station without being asked. Staff continued to be helpful throughout our stay, arranging a driver to take us to Sigiriya and other sites. Rooms were large and clean with chairs for sitting on the veranda outside. The food was tasty and portions were generous.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

This place is not so bad, the rooms are spacious, a/c'd and comfy. We arrived very late and they guys were very accommodating which was great. Unfortunately, one of our rooms had a leaking toilet and neither of our rooms had working showers or hot water - hence my pretty harsh review. Think the basics of hot water and a... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014 via mobile

Good rooms, friendly staff and the best fresh lime juices from the garden! (We did not find any other place with a better lime juice in Sri Lanka !) Good place to stay for visiting Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa and Aukana. There were many flies during the day.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Located just 1km outside the centre of Habarana, this place is a great find. Large, clean and comfortable rooms with new air conditioners. Hosts prepare a great breakfast included in tariff (usually cooked English/American style breakfast, but they may do a Sri Lankan style breakfast with milk rice and sambal if you ask politely) and will prepare filling, tasty dinners... More 

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Stuttgart, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

We only stayed one night at the hotel and we enjoyed having such a big luxurious room. The rooms and bathrooms are really clean and even provide AC and a TV. The area is really quiet and you can relax well on the terrace. The food was also quite good, could have been a bit more spicy but the taste... More 

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dishant, Owner at Le Grand Meaulnes - Family Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for this splendid review of Le Grand Meaulnes (LGM) Habarana! We are so, so glad that you did come to LGM hotel and enjoyed it so much. The entire team is thrilled with your generous praise of their efforts and look forward to seeing you at LGM to celebrate many happy occasions in the future. Warmest Regards, Jaya More 

Graz, Austria
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

This is a very nice hotel conveniently located between Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa and Minneryia. The train station is also very close. The rooms are spacious and clean. They all have a porch which is an ideal place to relax after a day of sightseeing. The food was simple but delicious and the owner and staff are lovely!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

Le Grand Meaulnes was picked for its good reviews on TP. The place is set 100m from the main Habarana Road and can be quiet noisy if you are looking for a calm and relaxing setting. Good base though to explore Minneriya Park / Sigiriya and Polonnaruwa. Pretty basic place, rooms are spacious with high ceilings and a big shared... More 

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Address: "Green Path" | Trincomalee Road, Habarana 50150, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Habarana
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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