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The Other Corner

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Anuradhapura Road | Laksirigama, Habarana, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Mae Sot, Tak, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We two family arrived late evening to this place and as soon we saw the place we decided to stay. The Manager Roshan helped us to negotiate the price also gave us the best service during our stay. We stayed 4 night and really helpful staffs. We had chance to meet one of the best wild life photographer who took... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The other corner is a nice forest resort where one can unwind the tensions listening to the swirling winds and chirping of birds. Located across the Habarana, the wonderful mud huts make the occupant feel that he is in another world. Well air conditioned and nicely kept rooms and toilets supplemented with excellent service and superb food. I should repeat... More 

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Cairns
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

What can we say but wow, wow, wow! We actually stumbled across this property on the web totally by fluke last year and liked what we saw and decided that this was a definite must on our Sri Lankan holiday. Well our 3 night's became 4 night's and would have been extended for another night however Mother Nature provided a... More 

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Bridgend, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We stayed 4 nights in 2 Tree Houses and loved this place. The accommodation, staff, food etc were all excellent & made for a perfect base from where you can do day trips to Annuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya & Dambulla. We had our own driver who stayed in their supplied accommodation & said it was fine. The breakfast each morning was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015 via mobile

The place and service is really nice. We understand that hotel is situated in a jungle so we dont complain about mosquitos however many many bed bugs is too much. First night we asked for replacent of the baldachim as they were falling out of it. However 2nd night the came out of materace. we were badle bitten especially my... More 

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TheOtherC0rner, Owner at The Other Corner, responded to this review

Thanks your review. Can you pls state under whose name the booking was done and the dates of your stay at 'The Other Corner'. You may even directly write to us; toc@starrongroup.com or rahula@starrongroup.com We will certainly investigate and take appropriate action/compensate accordingly. Thank you. More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

We had a wonderful 5 nights stay in the other corner. Arrived quite late on the first day with our 2 young children ( 5yo & 2yo), even then the staff was only happy to help. We had booked 2 villas and they were very comfortable and spacious and was cleaned almost every day. The choice for breakfast, whether local... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

What a great place to spend a few days while exploring the Cultural Triangle or just to relax and connect with nature. Superb rooms (we had the family chalet, 3 friends), excellent food, the staff was more than helpful and accommodating. The pool is wonderful, especially at night while morning runners such myself will love watching elephants come by. They... More 

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

Accommodation was very nice. We were a group of 7, stayed 3 nights, loved the lovely setting. Very warm and friendly staff ever willing to help. Excellent food. Perfect base from where you can do day trips to Annuradhapura, Polonnaruwa, Sigiriya, Dambulla. A visit to Minneriya National Park is a must.

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Paris, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

Quiet and relaxing place with a limited number of wood bungalows in a tropical garden with a pool. Warm welcome from the owner and smiling staff. Good situation to visit several cultural sites (Sigiriya, Polonnaruwa...) and see the elephants of Minneriya national Park.

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Mellor, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

A lovely eco lodge with friendly and helpful staff. The lodges have air con and. there is a pool to relax by. This place has a resident naturalist who leads informative local walks during which we saw a myriad of bird species. The location is very convenient for trips to see wild elephants and also for visits to Sigiriya for... More 

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