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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Tiny pool, tiny hearted crew, wont suggest this place. Break fast was good with good spread. No good beach, not so great bar. Not at all friendly management, they treat you like you are staying there for free.

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Thank MapnGo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Great staff... Very family friendly. Although the hotel isn't new we found that it was well maintained. The kids had fun at the pool and the little. Play area the hotel has right next to it. The beach unfortunately was rough and not that great for swimming.

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Thank Havindra G
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We arrived in Ranweli at the beginning of August for a very long awaited family holiday, at first things were fine if not perfect. Day three of the holiday 3 out of 4 of the family came down with food poisoning. The food at Ranweli was the only food we ate. Be careful eating anything here - the refrigerated salad... More 

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Thank Christopher H
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its budget hotel. Its well located property on the beach and the well-constructed buildings. every this is nice except deserts. There have to improve on that mainly. others are normally OK.some of hotel workers use their phone while they work. we didn't know they were taking photos of us or doing else.

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Thank Malith S
Thiruvananthapuram (Trivandrum), India
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Your first impressions of the place, being such a well located property on the beach and the well-constructed buildings, would be very positive, but the moment you walk into the hotel, reality kicks in. The management of the hotel is very rigid and not at all guest friendly. They were not even willing to make minor adjustments to our booking,... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed with my family during a office outing.... Rooms are specious and quality is good, seems they have renovate recently up to some extend.... Outdoor, enough options available to spend time leisurely specially when you are with a large crowd... Food is not the best and think more room for improvement....

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Thank Dhanushka I
Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is supposed to be upmarket or so we were sold by Virgin holidays. We booked an extra night at the start of our holiday as we would be arriving early in the morning and wanted to be able to go straight in to our room. The night desk manager was rude, wanted us to wait an hour and... More 

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Thank 497dpatterson
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

MY first impression was looks nice the environment but welcoming NIL then again I booked over the phone they told we very sorry sir no rooms then i had proof of 3 call to the hotel then the manager came and told ok can give you one room its ok fair enough because they haven't taken any advance payment for... More 

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Thank Tuan A
Helsinki, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To even get to the hotel you need to take a small boat ride over a little river. The hotel is big and clean. All of the rooms are on the ground level. We stayed here only for one day. The room and modern looking and very clean and well kept. The pool was nice sized and kept us cool.... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from 2 weeks here through Virgin Holidays. Overall had a great stay (apart from both getting ill from restaurants outside the hotel), and the resort was fantastic and I'd happily return but I think things could be done to improve the place; FOOD: The food at the resort was great. Having been to Cuba last year where the... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ranweli Holiday Village is an eco-friendly resort located on a 22-acre peninsula where mangrove forests and winding rivers converge to meet the sea. Located only 18 kms from Colombo's International Airport, Ranweli is the perfect base to explore the fascinating history, culture and nature of Sri Lanka. The hotel is on Waikkal Beach & provides bungalows & rooms with a private bathroom. The resort has an outdoor pool and its own restaurant & bar. Each bungalow / room is air-conditioned, has a safe, sitting area and telephone. The attached bathroom includes a hot/cold shower. Guests can enjoy a beach volleyball, billiards or table tennis at Ranweli. Water activities such as paddle boating, canoeing and kayaking are available. Ranweli is able to organize boat rides and bird watching tours. You can experience multi-cuisine dishes at the buffets of the resort's restaurant & a variety of liquor is served at the pool bar. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ranweli Holiday Village

Address: Ranweli Hotel Road, Waikkal 61110, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Waikkal
Price Range: $113 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ranweli Holiday Village 3*
Number of rooms: 88
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Ranweli Holiday Village Waikkal
Ranweli Holiday Village Hotel Waikkal
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