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    Ruwala Resort

    Kalpitiya Road | Kalpitiya, Kalpitiya 61360, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent47%
    • Very good41%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Smoking rooms available
    Restaurant
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    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 106 reviews

    Reviewed August 6, 2017 via mobile

    From this resort you get high performance for a reasonable price. Staff is very attentive and meets all your desires. The resort's placed within a lush palm green area right next to the quiet lagoon. At night the spacious pool's illuminated with hundreds of sparkling...More

    3  Thank Alain E
    Reviewed July 12, 2017

    This is very good place to relax with nature. Very good & experienced staff handling the hotel. very clean in outside & rooms also. Little far from the Airport, but hope to visit again to get the experience with nature. This place is good &...More

    1  Thank wasantha v
    Reviewed July 2, 2017

    The resort itself was very comfortable, clean and quiet. The staff were most pleasant and efficient, and the food was very good. A visit to the Dutch fort nearby was well worth the time and effort. I would happily stay at this place again.

    1  Thank ChiroJohn1951
    Reviewed March 13, 2017

    Location is good. But the hotel management and service is poor. Manager in the hotel doesn't know how to treat their guest. If they have experienced staff and Manger. Place will be better than this. They changed buffet and there wasn't the meals which was...More

    2  Thank Rukshan N
    Reviewed March 13, 2017

    We were excited to stay at Ruwala because online it looked like a great hotel option on the peninsula. Overall it was fine for our two night stay although the property was definitely more run down then it appeared on it's website. Our chalet was...More

    Thank Anne D
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • $89 - $167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • North Western Province >
    • Kalpitiya
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    Traveler (127)
    Room & Suite (33)
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    Hotel & Grounds (63)
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    Schackalina
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    Response from Pushparanjan | Reviewed this property |
    Please contact Ruwala Resort straight away. According to posting guide lines I am unable to provide contact info. of the persons.I am sure Mr. Maithri Liyanage will certainly help you.
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    "All rooms having very good views in this hotel."
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    "Lagoon view rooms nice."
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    "All accommodation is located facing the lagoon. The elderly would prefer a room closer to the restaurant area."
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    "Would recommend the Condos adjacent to the lagoon. Condos facing the mangrove forest give bird sightings..."
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