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Ulagalla by Uga Escapes

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Luxury boutique hotel and spa located in Anuradhapura, North Central of Sri Lanka. Built on 58 lush acres bordering two ancient reservoirs, surrounded by unspoilt nature and tucked away in complete privacy, the resort offers 20 spacious and luxurious chalets, 19 stand alone chalets and one suite, each with its own private plunge pool with all modern amenities. Ulagalla Resort is the perfect base for travelers with a thirst for adventure and a passion for wildlife. But we understand that great adventures are also about elegant simplicity – to return to a cool dip in the pool, rejuvenate in the spa or sip a sundowner on a private deck.Located at the center of the Cultural Triangle and close to national parks, Ulagalla is the perfect base for travelers with a thirst for adventure and passion for wildlife. The resort offers many excursions and guided tours: A cycling tour can be taken to explore the ancient capital of Anuradhapura in a novel way. Exciting wildlife safaris to the plains of Minneriya National Park to watch the elephants or further West to Wilpattu National Park – the realm of leopards - are organized with all the necessary permits.Witness the wonder of Kalawewa – a giant reservoir and a proud feat of engineering of an ancient kingdom, or visit the ancient ruins of Ritigala. Explore the marvels of Sigiriya, Dambulla, Polonnaruwa and other sites of archaeological and historical significance on a day trip.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Outdoor pool
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Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Thirippane Ulagalla Road, Thirappane 50072 Sri Lanka
Getting there
Sigiriya Air Force Base Airport21 mi
China Bay Airport49 mi
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This has to be one of the best hotels I have ever stayed at. Don’t make the mistake like a lot of guests and only stay one night. We stayed for 2 nights and changed our day trip excursions as we were keen to explore the resort by day. The unique villas are huge and
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Ulagalla is just an amazing resort. It is huge, that big u need a buggy or bike to move around! Our villa was secluded, we couldn’t see any of our neighbours neither they could see us. That is great for the private pool! Inside the villa is a dream! Huge, tastefully decorated
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We stayed three nights here. A great location and base to visit the likes of Sigiriya, local national parks and ancient cities. Ulagalla is set in acres of a beautifully maintained eco-estate with its own paddy field & organic garden. Its eco credentials are underlined by having
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This hotel is situated in the country (not easy to find in the dark!) and the rooms consist of individual villas - suites include large lounge, bedroom and hall. There is an outside seating deck and (unheated) private jacuzzi. Each villa has two bikes - it is a big area,
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Can not start to describe how great this hotel is. Will give it a try. The rooms are so big and beautiful, the surroundings are amazing but the best of all are the people working there. Unfortunately I had to go to the hospital, but due to the help of all the staff I felt at
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it is very casual, you don't have to worry about any dresscode
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We were on an all-inclusive so I don't know.
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No Amneet. There aren't other alternatives to eat nearby.
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I don't think they have buffets. It's all a la carte
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"Villa was a bit further from the main building which we loved. Woke up to wonderful bird song & monkeys playing in front of our villa."
"We had a 2 person room - request for a view over the rice fields if possible"
"All Villas are Great"
"If you like what I wrote, you can't go wrong with chalet #10."
"Villas 7 and 8 offer greater privacy."
$256 - $1,156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ulagalla hotel thirappane
Sri LankaNorth Central ProvinceThirappane
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