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Amaya Lake

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PO Box 12 Kandalama Dambulla | Cultural Triangle, Dambulla 21100, Sri Lanka
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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Peaceful quaint setting with lush grounds overlooking the lake. One night stay and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. Rooms are stand alone spread out across the hotel ground; spacious, very comfortable, a little earthly in that they have their own character as opposed to the standard issue 5* hotel room. The staff were very helpful. We ate breakfast to our hearts... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I was with my family in this May on FB basis. This was my 2nd visit to the hotel. They welcome us very warmly and cheerfully. The lovely pool makes everyone happy. The very big garden area is so nice and well kept. Its a home for different habitat. The rooms(charlets) are clean and nice but bit small. Menu was... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A very peaceful and tranquil hotel situated on the lakeside. The rooms are situated in lodges spread throughout the resort often under the cool shade of the trees. The rooms are not luxurious but perfectly adequate and clean. Being so close to the lake and under the trees, we were a little concerned at the possibility of biting insects including... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Excellent property - amazing views, cozy accommodation, delectable beverages, homely feeling, superb pool with a stunning atmosphere. The rooms are well arranged and spacious. Helpful and friendly staff at reception.

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3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have visited amaya lake dambulla in last june with ma few friends.i have never been there before. There staff is not trained enough. There are very hilarious rules by management against staff 'like if u step in to grass area u will cut about RS 2500/-from your salaray. Because of those staff is not providing any acceptable service at... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A very comfortable spacious hotel . The large land leading off of the hotel down to the lake gives you space to have some ' me time ' and have a leisurely walk . The separate chalets bedrooms scattered over the vast land are great idea , you can't hear the neighbors and hardly ever bump into them. A wonderful... More 

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Amaya R, web executive at Amaya Lake, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review Amaya Lake, we are simply thrilled to hear such amazing reviews with regards to our propoerty We are glad to know you enjoyed your stay with us We look forward to the pleasure of seeing you again soon Thanks & Regards Amaya Resorts & Spa More 

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26 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Formerly named the "culture club", this hotel is truly unique. Rooms are in chalets scattered around the land amidst nature teeming with life and bio diversity. Can be hard when it rains and when it's quite dark, but when it's the day, very nice indeed! Spacious rooms and nicely equipped chalets. Food is good and service is nice. House keeping... More 

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1 Thank Miyuru W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best hotels that I've ever visited. The lake the wilderness and the echo friendly arrangements make it's environment more supreme. Staff is very supportive and provides an excellent service to the guests. And I must appreciate the delicious food that comes in lot of varieties.

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Amaya R, web executive at Amaya Lake, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review Amaya Lake We are simply thrilled to hear such amazing reviews on the property We hope your next stay with us is just around the corner Thanks & Regards Amaya Resorts & Spa More 

Greater London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our 2 night stay at the Amaya Lake was just amazing. Superb food at all times of the day, great service with big friendly smiles from all the staff and just a beautiful and very clean place to stay. It's a great location with Sigiriya and the Golden Temple not too far at all. I would highly recommend this hotel,... More 

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Amaya R, web executive at Amaya Lake, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for your positive review on Amaya Lake We are glad to know you enjoyed your stay. We are thrilled to hear such amazing comments regarding our staff. Here at Amaya we ensure the guest has well maintained and comfortable atmosphere We look forward to the pleasure of seeing you again soon. Thanks & Regards More 

London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Amaya Lake Dambulla was absolutely perfect. We really enjoyed our stay. Beautiful location.Kind friendly professional staff.Excellent meals and first class facilities. We recommended to our Friends.and families.And we will definitely stay here again.Great value for money.Thank you

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Amaya R, web executive at Amaya Lake, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review Amaya Lake We are simply thrilled to hear such amazing reviews on the property We hope your next stay with us is just around the corner Thanks & Regards Amaya Resorts & Spa More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
On the shores of enchanting Kandalama Lake, discover a lifestyle defined by tradition and natural splendour. Nestled amid 40 acres of lush forest, Amaya Lake preserves the aura of local historical treasures, creating a feeling of old-world Sri Lankan charm matched with modern luxury. Located in the heart of Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle, the resort is the ideal base for exploring nearby wonders such as the ancient city of Anuradhapura and the Dambulla cave temples. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amaya Lake

Address: PO Box 12 Kandalama Dambulla | Cultural Triangle, Dambulla 21100, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
Price Range: $108 - $277 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amaya Lake 4*
Number of rooms: 125
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Also Known As:
Amaya Lake Dambulla
Amaya Lake Hotel Dambulla
Hotel Style:
#2 Top resorts Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Family Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
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