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Ratnaloka Tour Inn

Kosgala, Kahagama, Ratnapura, Ratnapura 70016 Sri Lanka
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#4 of 7 hotels in Ratnapura
Ratnaloka Tour Inns hotel in Sri Lanka is a star classified resort property established amidst lush paradise of tea garden where tranquility lies like a way of life; in the famous city of Gems and Ratnapura is a close proximity to unique Shrine dedicated to local deity Saman the tutelary deity of Adams Peak. We are at close proximity to The Sinharaja rain forest a world heritage site and the Udawalawe Elephant sanctuary.The hotel features 53 rooms with 11 deluxe rooms provided with air conditioning, Mini bar, attached bathroom provided with hot and cold water. Surrounded 50 acres of land with tea cultivation, trees of tropical fruits, number of herbs provides the luxury to each and every guest to breath with fresh air to soothe their body and mind from the morning they walk-up. The picturesque swimming pool shaded by an array of cardamom trees provides with an invigorating swim. Some of the other facilities are the main restaurant facing the tea estate, the air conditioned Orchid restaurant, bar etc..Other facilities include ID, Fax, Internet, email, Laundry and restaurant bar, Doctor on call, Foreign currency exchange and all other essential necessities. There are many places of interest that one could visit from Ratnaloka Tour Inns, Adam's peak, Sinharaja, Bentota cave, Pothgul rajamaha viharaya, Gemological museum, National museum and Udawalawe national park are some of the attractions.
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Bar / lounge
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Business Center with Internet Access
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Thejanei R wrote a review Apr 2019
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I went here with few of my friends for our office trip. The place was poorly managed and the most of locks in the doors are not working and when we asked about it from reception they said that's how they are. Also the lunch was good but the breakfast and the dinner was not good, the tea they gave was mostly water. The pool haven't being cleaned for days. Wash room was not clean as well. Definitely not a place to visit.
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Date of stay: April 2019
Trip type: Traveled with friends
Room Tip: Non of the rooms are good.
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Response from ratnaloka, Manager at Ratnaloka Tour Inn
Responded May 11, 2019
Dear,Guest We thank you for staying with us.and we have noted the comments mention about our services.as per your request we have offered you a special package price and the menu was limited due to price factor,which is with a discount ,and the menus given to you was accordingly to the prices which was given to you, and which was agreed by you.on arrival the booked room allotment did not arrive and there was 2 rooms left behind.due to the full house on this day we requested you to pay for the no show 2 rooms.this was the story behind for this complain.
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Matthew Steven wrote a review Aug 2018
208 contributions42 helpful votes
We stayed here on our first night in Sri Lanka. Slightly strange as we seemed to be the only guests (they had an event on that day it seems so weren’t accepting bookings - perhaps they forgot this when we booked?). The rooms were adequate - quite large and comfy beds. The whole place is slightly run down but that adds to the charm. The pool was good. Again, 15-20 years ago would have been fantastic but was showing its age now. The food was fantastic though. Evening curry was delicious and breakfast was great. As a place to stay for a stopover, this is an ideal hotel.
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Date of stay: July 2018Trip type: Traveled with family
Kirsty S wrote a review Feb 2018
57 contributions12 helpful votes
Stayed here as part of a pre arranged your via a travel company in UK so we did not know what to expect. The rooms were very basic, very orange! The AC in the room worked, even if it worked a little too well! The air blew super cold and onto our faces in bed, when we tried to adjust the swing it didn’t work so we had to manually adjust this by moving the fan on the unit! Only redeeming feature was the food which was good, even if it did take a long time to be served a drink. Do not expect much from the property.
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Date of stay: February 2018Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Gillian C wrote a review Oct 2017
Atlanta, Georgia60 contributions56 helpful votes
Oh boy, what can I say about this place. My Mom always said, “if you have nothing nice to say, don’t say anything at all”. Sorry Mom, but I have to rant. This place was pretty bad. First thing, no king beds (they pushed together 2 twin beds). If this was the only problem, I wouldn’t complain. But it wasn’t. I went to call the operator to complain about the bed and the line was cut in the room. The four of us went down for drinks, it took over half an hour and three times asking to get the drinks. We had dinner there: very little vegetarian options. But besides that, it took an 1 1/4 hours to get our meals. My friend ordered a tomato and cheese omelette. She got an omelette with just eggs and onion. They didn’t even take their mistake off the bill. On the last night, our a/c froze up and leaked a small lake into our room. I was very VERY lucky it didn’t get my computer or other electronics. And we woke up hot as Hades. The grand finale was they tried telling us their credit card machine was down and that we had to pay cash. After about 20 minutes of arguing, they charged our credit card. My belief is that they didn’t want to pay the credit card fees. The woman working the desk was friendly and didn’t understand a word I said. She just smiled and nodded at me when I complained about the dinner service. The place looks like it was nice in its heyday. Now, it’s pretty run down. The best time we had there was giving out candy and pens to the local children and going into the city. The hotel had nothing to do with that though. OK, one nice thing, they had their own gem mine which we got a tour of. That was this hotel’s (and I use that term loosely) one redeeming quality. That and the gem shop. Otherwise, I wouldn’t have my cat stay at this hotel. I like my cats.
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Date of stay: October 2017
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Trip type: Traveled as a couple
Room Tip: To my knowledge, there are no good rooms.
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Sally Anne A wrote a review Apr 2016
St. Neots, United Kingdom12 contributions6 helpful votes
We spent three nights at the beginning of our holiday with Travel Bird and I remember it with fondness. Our room was large, with a beautiful garden view and a good size balcony. The food we had was always lovely, hot and well cooked, probably the best we had at any hotel we stayed at. The restaurant staff provided excellent service and were really friendly. Our cooking session, provided by the hotel chef, was a hoot from start to finish, washed down with plenty of Lion beer. Sri Lankan wine is expensive and not recommended. The hotel is within a short walking distance of a gem mine, though not a great deal to see, one of many small concessions in this part of Sri Lanka.
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Date of stay: March 2016
Trip type: Traveled with family
Room Tip: Ours overlooked the garden and we loved it.
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$62 - $106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Sri LankaSabaragamuwa ProvinceRatnapura
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ratnaloka Tour Inn
Which popular attractions are close to Ratnaloka Tour Inn?
Nearby attractions include Maha Saman Dewalaya (3.1 miles), National Museum Ratnapura (3.7 miles), and Delgamuwa Rajamaha Viharaya (4.5 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at Ratnaloka Tour Inn?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, an on-site restaurant, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at Ratnaloka Tour Inn?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a refrigerator.
What food & drink options are available at Ratnaloka Tour Inn?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at Ratnaloka Tour Inn?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ratnaloka Tour Inn?
Conveniently located restaurants include Cafe 007, Yathra Restaurant & Bar, and Garland Caf'e.
Does Ratnaloka Tour Inn have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Ratnaloka Tour Inn offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.