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Elephant Safari Hotel

# 60 Aloka Mw, Walawegama, Uda Walawe National Park, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
VIPULANANDA Colombo, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dropped for two days at this Hotel with our family. It was all natural surroundings with cottages with the best of facilities.It was not crowded so we had a very relaxing peaceful atmosphere all around.The Chef visits your cottage individually to get your food requirements.The Hotel staff were friendly and we had whatever we ordered.Since it was not a... More

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London
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

a great last minute find. we booked in so last minute and were welcomed like kings and queens plus it was the holiday new year season and staff must surely have been wanting to go home to family but we certainly weren't made to feel this was the case - we seriously cannot recommend this place more highly - and... More

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switzerland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

stayed here one night and really enjoyed the whole experience. the room was large, airy and comfortable with very nice balcony and great beds. the restaurant buffet was very extensive and the food quite good. staff was friendly but lacked proper english skills. pool was large, clean and wonderful. only negative in the room was a bad leak in the... More

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North Wales
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108 reviews 108 reviews
22 hotel reviews
104 helpful votes 104 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is set in a very peaceful location and the rooms are really nice with an outdoor seating area, the bathroom was a little strange as it was down some steps and it got extremely hot in there, also the shower was open air, although there was some netting over the top I wasn't sure if other people could... More

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Hebden Bridge, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Because the booking experience was a bit, let's say, haphazard we were a bit apprehensive about this place but were pleasantly surprised and can only echo the comments of others. The chalet was spacious, comfortable and well decorated, the setting quiet and peaceful, the food was good and plentiful and the service very friendly. Given the fairly remote location our... More

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england
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38 reviews 38 reviews
34 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

This is a very quiet establishment and consists of bungalows ( four or five - didn't count ) in a clearing in a village. Well appointed rooms and bathroom - although please note shower area is open to the skies and the mosquito net in ours Peacock was torn . Also we had a small frog in the loo !Balcony... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
13 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stayed at the ESH for two nights. We stayed in the air-conditioned Peacock chalet, which was roomy with an equally roomy bathroom that had an open air shower. There was also a deck at the back of the chalet. The service was excellent and the staff were always willing to help, e.g. tea in our room... More

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Ulm, Germany
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Unfortunately we only had one night here though we would have loved to stay here longer. The chalets were spacious with a balcony on top, a terrace next to the bedroom and a tasteful decorated bathroom. You get privacy in your chalets and you can meet with others at the beautiful pool area. The staff was very friendly eager to... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel a couple of days ago and had an excellent time. Oddly enough we were the only guest on 1 day and there was 1 other couple the other day. This place is so nice but limited guests. The service is very personal and friendly. The staff is really friendly and really go out of their... More

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Hamburg, Germany
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2013

We have been there for 2 nights with 4 adukts and two childs. Especially the manager did a great job and never tried to sell something to us. He helped us a lot by finding the next hotel, organize a car and much more, so we really do not understand the other comments. Our bungalow was excellent beside the strong... More

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Address: # 60 Aloka Mw, Walawegama, Uda Walawe National Park, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uda Walawe National Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 4
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