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Back of Beyond - Pidurangala

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Located in the heart of the Cultural Triangle and within 5 minutes from the Sigiriya World Heritage Site, Back of Beyond Pidurangala is situated in a lovely unfenced 4 acre forest, a mere 5 minutes from the Sigiriya Rock. Offering you the best of rustic charm together with modern comforts, this retreat is a perfect base to explore the natural environment and cultural heritage of Sri Lanka. Each of the 3 tastefully furnished cottages, each with its own verandah, is designed to maximise the impact of the surrounding forest. A 3 bedroom bungalow is also available for larger groups. Three tree houses, constructed newly are loved by adults and children alike. The retreat offers many activities including bird watching, hiking, cycling and excursions to Minneriya National Park, Polonnaruwa, Dambulla, Ritigala etc. Renowned for its excellent service from a friendly and caring staff, it's no wonder guests keep returning to Back of Beyond Pidurangala.
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
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Sigiriya Air Force Base Airport3 mi
Polgolla Reservoir Airport46 mi
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My first treehouse experience, and it was great! Very clean and comfortable and feel of being in nature at same time. Just be careful not to keep any food outside of refrigerator as it means giving them to monkeys. I also recommend to participate in the night tour for unique expe
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Our stay at tree House pidurangala was one of the highlight of the trip.
Good location right next to pidurangala rock. Bird chirping in the morning is a good music to wake up with.
Alladin was a great guy to talk to. His recommendations on what to eat and when to visit the attrac
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We cannot recommend this place enough. We stayed for 3 nights in the treehouse as part of our honeymoon- the atmosphere of the treehouse was magical, completely immersed in nature - so special falling asleep and waking up to the sounds of the jungle. The facilities were excellen
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We are a family of four with two kids and we stayed in a quad tree house for two nights. We had an excellent stay and enjoyed it thoroughly. Nothing like waking up to the sounds of the jungle around you and a great breakfast. The staff at the hotel are incredibly friendly and wen
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Very nice place in the middle of the jungle, ideal location to explore cultural triangle & safaris, plus ecologic to some extent! Staff extremely helpful and friendly, great food! Def recommend and price value it is definitely worth the try.... i stayed in a bungalow, treehouse l
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Do they provide driver accommodation?
Yes they do, we had a driver and it was $10/night and included their dinner.
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Do they have international electrical plugs? Or do we need a converter for North American plug?
It's best to take your own adapter
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"Make sure you stay in one of the tree houses. be sure to lock up your belonging the monkeys are very smart and can find any food or drinks"
"Treehouse or not at all"
"The tree houses are amazing."
"Cottages have closed doors - so no monkey invasion! Tree houses great fun, cool night breeze, treetop views but you can’t keep monkeys out."
"Tip: if your clothes are humid or wet, ask the staff to have them dried - They have an electric dryer. You might find it very useful"
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PRICE RANGE
$40 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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back of beyond, pidurangala hotel sigiriya
LOCATION
Sri LankaCentral ProvinceSigiriya
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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