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The Other Corner

Anuradhapura Road | Laksirigama, Habarana, Sri Lanka
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Lahore, Punjab, Pakistan
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40 reviews 40 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived on a rainy evening.. Mr. Eric the manger with his staff was waiting for us at the parking area he escort us to our chalet through the hanging bridge which was amazing especially with water gushing underneath. we stayed three nights , everything was so neat and clean in the chalet it made our stay so memorable and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

3 night stay in lovely mud hut chalet full of character and charm! Located in beautiful landscaped gardens -even with tree houses! On the edge of a lake with great views , very peaceful . Excellent service throughout stay , all staff attentive and welcoming , nothing was too much bother . Wonderful Sri Lankan food - make sure you... More 

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Zagreb, Croatia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
16 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is all about back to nature. The cottage is comfortable and offers everything you need for a pleasant stay. You can make coffee or tea in the cottage, and you also get a bottle of water per person per day. Staff is very polite and professional. Some of them don't speak perfect English, but you can understand them.... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

To get to The Other Corner from the parking area, one crosses a small suspension bridge across a river. The transports you into another world of traditional styled mud walled bungalows with thatched roofs. The balance of comfort to rustic is perfect. The beds are comfortable and the bathrooms nice with great hot water. Breakfast or dinner is in the... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We had a great 4 days here. The staff were very professional and helpful and Eric does an amazing job as manager. Dilip was very knowledgeable about the birds, animals and flora around the hotel. The kitchen and waiting staff were superb and did a fantastic job. Loved the pool and peace and quiet of the surrounds

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Thane, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We began our family vacation to Sri Lanka with The Other Corner. Right from the small wooden bridge at the entrance this property strikes you with its uniqueness. It is located in a forest like environment with the cottages matched to blend in the same. Mind you not to expect a 4-5 star resort like experience but a serene forest... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had a few concerns before going to The Other Corner as we were staying there for 2 weeks. All other reviews were from people staying 2 or 3 days. However, everything was perfect from the time we arrived until we left. We had a tree house and spent some time each day sitting looking at the wildlife in the... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We spent 3 nights at The Other Corner and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. From crossing the suspension bridge to get onto the actual property to our first sight of the quirky chalets we had a good feeling about the place and we were not disappointed. Our 9 year old thought it was the coolest place to stay as there were... More 

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Ratnapura, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

First of all should be told this is not a 4 star hotel eventhough they say so. We stayed at this hotel for two days in October with friends in a family room. Hotel is located in a nice and calm place,anyone can enjoy the beauti of nature. Hotel staff were very nice but slow. Foods were delicious. We have... More 

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

Thanks for posting your reviews about The Other Corner. Please note the 4 star category is given from booking engines such as Agoda, Booking.com etc as per clients reviews and assumptions made by them. NOT by any Government Statuary body. This is the case in most of the hotels listed under these booking machines. Thanks for understanding. We do not... More 

West Midlands, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

the most friendly,interesting and characterful hotel out of the 8 we used touring the country this september.fun and excellent. good base for several important sites.bird watching.excellent guide/ornithologist on site

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Address: Anuradhapura Road | Laksirigama, Habarana, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Habarana
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Number of rooms: 5
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