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Ravana Ridge Polhena

124/A, Polhena Road | Polhena, Matara 81000, 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
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      4.5 of 5 stars
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      4.5 of 5 stars
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    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

    I have traveled a lot in sri lanka and this is my number one place. I got here at night when it was dark so when I woke up and saw the water 10 feet from the hotel I was flabbergasted. The beach in front of the hotel is a rock wall under shady trees. Just perfect for sitting on... More 

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    Brighton, United Kingdom
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    3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

    We stayed here for 4 nights in January. The room was pretty basic, en-suite with cold shower only. A mosquito net was provided over the bed and the room was fairly clean and comfortable. The breakfast was really good although really expensive, service was average and the meal we had one night was extremely poor. The curries were stone cold... More 

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    IroshanKulatunga, General Manager at Ravana Ridge Polhena, responded to this review

    Dear Sir, Thank you for your unbiased review. This is exactly what we expect from our customers. Point our weaknesses so we can provide a better service at an affordable rate. I'am saddened that you had a problem with one of our meals, i wish i could have done something to make it upto you if you were not satisfied.Finally... More 

    Edmonton, Canada
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    4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

    Located along the scenic shores of the famous Polhena Beach. Rooms were very comfortable and good for the price .Very friendly and helpful staff. Every request is willingly carried out with a smile by their superb staff. Food was yummy and the Chef was accommodation in a special request I made. Excellent stay.

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    Colombo, Sri Lanka
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    4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

    i have been this place with my family on last sunday night. a very good place to enjoy the polhena sea and the surrondings.it is very close by to this hotel. the hotel owner and the caretaker also very kind & humble persons always willing to help their guests. i reccomand not only foreigners but also localists who go around... More 

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    Providence, Rhode Island
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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

    I enjoyed my stay at the Ravana Ridge very much, especially the staff and the location. It is a very peaceful area. I came with a large group of students, about 15 of us stayed there, and the staff (front desk, security guards, and cook) were all very accommodating and helpful. They helped to arrange trips to surrounding towns and... More 

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    4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

    Stayed here for 4 nights and 3 days. It was an extremely pleasant experience. Clean rooms, wonderful owner, pleasant surrounding. The staff were exactly the way we expected - they were invisible until we wanted them. That gives you the freedom to enjoy the holiday, the way you wanted.

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    Bridgwater, UK
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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

    Stayed here with our family (of 5) for 4 nights in Feb 2014 and wished we could have stayed for longer. The room was a great size (with a double and 3 singles) with fans and the hotel was enclosed in a small courtyard so very safe. The site was just a short walk (100m) to a little beach, with... More 

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    IroshanKulatunga, General Manager at Ravana Ridge Polhena, responded to this review

    Thank you for staying at the Ravana Ridge Polhena; and your gracious commendation on TripAdvisor. We are glad you enjoyed your stay at our property, services and of course the food. We very much appreciate you recommending our guesthouse and look forward to the pleasure of indulging you with more of our down south hospitality, perhaps in the near future.... More 

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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014 via mobile

    Spent one night there and relaxed a lot. The owner is very kind and his son speaks good English. No problem with room or anything else. Very quite environment just with mild sounds of thr sea. The small beach is cca 300m to the along the road. Tuctuc to the nearest trai station 100 Rs. or to Matara 200 Rs.... More 

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    5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

    I stayed here with a group of 20 and it couldn't have been more comfortable. The ocean is literally 15 feet in front of the place, town is close by, the food is great, the prices are fair and I felt safe. Young or old, this is the place to stay if you're visiting Polhena or the surrounding area.

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    Providence, Rhode Island
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    4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

    Our stay here was fantastic, it was a very relaxing and pleasant experience. On a quiet side road with its own beaches and small places to sit and eat, but very near the main road that allows access to larger beaches and to Anuradhapura. Iroshan was extremely accommodating and the staff met our every need. Very nice people, very relaxing... More 

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