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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely room with great shower. Beautiful setting with a great view over the lake. However the food was not great and there isn't really much choice other then to eat at the hotel. It is mostly buffet style but you can have a la carte also. Staff were all lovely and there is driver accommodation. There is a pool but...

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Islamabad, Pakistan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good 3.5/5 Stayed here for a night as part of our private tour. Hotel is well presented had great public areas that overlook the lake. Food here was fine but the restaurant felt more like a dining hall. Fine for a short stay or if you want to relax a bit longer.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

We stayed on the third floor room overlooking the lake and pool. Clean rooms with reliable hot water service and air-conditioning. Kettle and cups provided, but no actual tea and coffee. When we asked for this, only one room was provided with this. Good wifi connections. Dinner and breakfasts superb with food to everyone's taste. Tip: Don't leave your room...

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Reviewed December 27, 2016 via mobile

Lovely hotel overlooking the lake. Clean comfortable rooms. Excellent food with plenty of choice. Good selection of different items for breakfast and good service from the staff. Will definitely stay again.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 24, 2016

Stayed here with a small group of people for one night. Loved the setting looking out over the lake. The food was really good with plenty of choice and staff were very friendly and attentive. The only problem is that it is quite an old hotel and the pool is in need of upgrading. The rooms at the end are...

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Matale, Sri Lanka
Reviewed December 7, 2016 via mobile

Have a great view with the girithale lake. Rooms have this beautiful views. Foods are also nice. Have a spa. Pool also have a nice view. It's greenish look is very attractive. Staff is very friendly and helpful.

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Rugby, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here as part of arranged trip hotel has lovely views of lake. Has small swimmingpool too. Room reasonable but bathroom could do with updating and pillows too.dinner was included and was buffet with good choice of spicy and more plainer food too loved puddings esp choc mousse...really fun staff member served me noodles and cake and i laughed when...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed November 1, 2016 via mobile

We have been there three times. It is a great, quiet, and very picturesque place to stay. It overlooks the big Giritalle lake. We stay there when we want to visit Polonnaruwa or Sigiriya. Both places are about 10 minutes drive from the hotel. In the mornings you can go for walks in to the forest or along the nearby...

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1Thank Sagariedesilva
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed October 24, 2016

We stayed at this hotel and enjoyed our stay. The hotel is located in top of a mountain and could see the Giritale tank from the room, lobby area and the restaurant. Staff were friendly. However rooms are small and had a very bad smell. It seems pillows are not clean. Bathrooms were clean but small. For us it was...

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Reviewed October 21, 2016

Average stay, check in was easy. Rooms a bit small (For families), but clean. The staff (except for dining room) was very friendly and helpful. Pool needs more maintenance. The food was lacking the variance, no refills. The action station guy tied his level best to keep it going. The breakfast was pathetic comparing to same class hotels. Observed very...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Giritale Hotel

Address: Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa > Giritale
Price Range: $57 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Giritale Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Good view, In front of the Giritale lake”
 of 5 bubbles Prasad223, Oct 24, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms have the splendid view of the Girithale tank, higher floors are the better.”
 of 5 bubbles 987sumeshd, Oct 21, 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are with the view of beautiful lake. However I suggest ask for a delux room”
 of 5 bubbles srI2737MR, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“Wifi only available in the Lobby. No elevator so make sure you can walk up stairs not good for elderly or disabled”
 of 5 bubbles JanetH418, Oct 8, 2016 | Read review
“One of the rooms with an unobstructed view and a balcony”
  • Beautiful view  of the lake and across
  • Sunset from thehotel
  • The beds are child size
 of 5 bubbles 924gayanp, Oct 7, 2016 | Read review
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