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Kalundewa Retreat

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“nature walk”(11 reviews)
“paddy fields”(13 reviews)
“plunge pool”(10 reviews)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

I don't think we will ever stay in a place quite like this again! Set in huge grounds, growing a mass of produce and full of wildlife, the 7 or so chalets are spread out through the grounds so you have plenty of privacy. Bikes...More

Thank LauraC012
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

As a family of 5 we stayed in the Bakmee chalet (upper and lower). From the moment we were transported from the entrance, via a golf buggy, we sensed that we had arrived somewhere special. The staff were incredibly helpful and friendly and we were...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We travelled as a family of 5 staying in the Bakmee Chalets, perfect for us as we had both the lower and upper. The set up is perfect for families or friends, it's two separate rooms with a large common area, plenty of terraces overlooking...More

Thank Trislo
Response from KManager, Manager at Kalundewa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Customer Thank you very much for staying at Kalundewa Retreat and sharing your holiday experience. We are very happy to here the excellent comments made about food, accommodation, Nature walks and excursions. Our entire team has been motivated by the positive comments. As...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for one night, where we spent most of the first afternoon and evening at our chalet, which was amazing. For the morning after we had planned an early breakfast and a nature walk with D.G Tarakan Ranaweera who guided us through the...More

Thank iSucre
Response from KManager, Manager at Kalundewa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Customer Thank you very much for your recent stay at Kalundewa Retreat and sharing the experiences with the tripadvisor community. We are pleased to note that you have had a memorable stay with us. Our Resident Naturalist, Mr. Tharaka is also happy in...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at one of the new floating villas and there's really nothing bad I can say about it: the experience of sleeping in a lake surrounded by wildlife in the heart of Sri Lanka was absolutely magical. The villa itself was beautifully designed and...More

Thank Guayec M
Response from KManager, Manager at Kalundewa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued Customer Thank you very much for your recent stay at Kalundewa Retreat and for sharing the experience with us. We are indeed delight to understand that you have had an excellent dining experience with us. Our Chef, Mr. Dinesh De Silva is very...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Details
Price range
$230 - $579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
#7 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
$230 - $579 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#6 Spa Hotel in Dambulla
#7 Luxury Hotel in Dambulla
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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TomUrb
October 13, 2016|
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Response from howard0928 | Reviewed this property |
We had a driver but sure if a taxi would take you that far
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"Bakmee chalets (upper and lower) for a family or group of friends."
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"The Kumbuk chalet is the most beautiful room they have, with a private pool and amazing surroundings."
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"All rooms seemed great, but I think nothing compares to the floating villas."
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"Do yourself a favour and book into Nil Manel (the floating villa) if your budget allows!"
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