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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 3 nights to relax and to visit Yala. The owner arranged our trip to Yala along with driver and lunch at what I believe was a good price. The cabana was clean, comfortable with excellent wifi coverage. I spent a whole day just sitting on the veranda watching the local birds along the small river next... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights in June to go to Yala National Park. The cabanas are situated next to a lovely river and the rooms are clean and spacious. Furthermore, the owner was extremely helpful and accommodating and even packed us a lunch to take on the safari.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2016

We travelled Sri Lanka staying in different places most nights and out of all the places we stayed this was by far the best. The owner was so friendly and polite (like most Sri Lankans). The bungalow was clean and situated in relaxing quiet blissful gardens. After a long day in the safaris its the perfect place to relax in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

I stayed last week for 2 nights solo so I could go to Yala for a safari. The place is great and it is all because of Ajith. He was so welcoming and his wife's food is amazing. Up there with the best I've had in Sri Lanka. Thank you for looking after me, the place felt like home!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2016

We stayed at Richard Cabanas for one night after our afternoon safari to Yala. The cabana was lovely, very clean and just next to a river. We had a really good and fresh dinner and a great breakfast, both on our private terrace. The fruits from our breakfast came from their own garden. The host was very kind and attentive.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016 via mobile

This became a bit of a catchphrase towards the end of our trip. Richard's cabanas was by far the best place we stayed during our trip around Sri Lanka, the rooms are spotless and have more amenities and style than a five star hotel. The dinner they cooked was the best rice and curry we had during our trip (The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

The owner is the perfect host! He took our heavy backpacks from our shoulders, brought us free welcome drinks upon arrival, offered us bikes for free (we used them to go on a tour around the lake on our own), made very tasty breakfast and dinner, organized the Yala tour for us, packed us breakfast bags and organized a good... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2016

Lovely cabana in a quiet, well-located area of Tissa, with friendly, helpful staff and an excellent, filling breakfast, including egg hoppers with curry and coconut. We would have liked to stay longer. There are restaurants at the end of the road for dinner, and 'tout corner' for trips to Yala national park is nearby

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016 via mobile

We stayed one night here, the room was lovely and spacious, the surrounding wildlife was spectacular but the host was the highlight. He was so friendly and really couldn't do enough for us. From organising a safari to taking us out to see his fruit garden, he constantly made us feel at home.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016 via mobile

We stayed only one night but with excellent service! Ajith gave a very warm welcome the evening we arrived and even though he just had three beds available he arranged one extra madras for us four. He also arranged for our safari the following morning with breakfast packages and coffee before we left. Very nice!! :D

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Address: 38 Galmadawwa Road | Ponchiakurudoga, Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tissamaharama
Price Range: $43 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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