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  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Multilingual Staff
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Borderlands Adventure Eco-Lodge offers comfortable riverfront accommodation, in 4 tents and 11 cabanas (3 of which have en suite facilities) which are fully kitted with beds (which can be arranged from singles to doubles, with up to 5 beds able to fit in a family cabin) and have...
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Hatton Road, Kitulgala 71720, Sri Lanka
14.7 miles to Castlereigh Reservoir Water Airport
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Enjoyed two great days with my adult son at Borderlands in June 2018. The whitewater rafting was a blast, just enough rapids to make it exciting, but never more than we felt we could handle. The guide was skillful and the presence of a rescue...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The place is really beautiful and in a natural environment, you can get fresh air wherever you turn. The white water rafting guides were extremely fun and definitely helped us have a great time, as well as keeping us safe. The sitting area and campfire...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wades hospitality was amazing as per usual and his place has got even better. The food is amazing the atmosphere is unforgettable and if you haven’t been here before, this is a something you need to tick off your bucket list. The rooms are superb...More

Thank Cheeky_leon
Response from BorderlandsL, Manager at BorderlandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Cheeky_Leon, We live for such reviews such as yours! So many guests leave with their expectations surpassed! It makes us very happy people at Borderlands! Thanks so much for coming to stay and to play, and we hope that you spread the word throughout...More

Reviewed April 4, 2018

I stayed at Borderlands for one night, at the end of a ten day exploration of Sri Lanka. This was certainly the most basic of accommodations I stayed in during my trip, which isn't a complaint. I had one of the ensuite cabins, for which...More

Thank jeniferb
Response from BorderlandsL, Manager at BorderlandsResponded May 14, 2018

Hi Jenifer, Greetings from Borderlands! Thank you very much for your valuable feedback. As you mentioned here, our Ecolodge at Kithulgala have basic facilities which connect directly to the nature and we assure that it is a unique experience for a lifetime. Regarding your concern...More

Reviewed March 26, 2018 via mobile

We visited Borderlands as part of our Honeymoon in March 2018. Where to start.. What an amazing experience. When we first arrived, we were shown to our room which was essentially a log cabin overlooking the river - what a beautiful setting. There was a...More

Thank John H
Response from BorderlandsL, Borderlands team at BorderlandsResponded April 9, 2018

Dear John H, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us so much. You were great guests. We take our safety very seriously and so we are...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
$121 - $260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
$121 - $260 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Marijana22
March 30, 2017|
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Response from Cheeky_leon |
I used an adaptor that I bought at Gatwick, it was really easy I would worry about the 2 or 3 plug configuration My adaptor cost me £7.00 and I've it dozens of times since
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Kate P
September 1, 2015|
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Response from Emily G | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them directly. Try Margaret Watts at: journeys (at sign) discoverborderlands (dot sign) com.
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dark522
July 7, 2015|
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Response from BorderlandsL | Property representative |
Our email is journeys @ discoverborderlands . com for inquiries.
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Room Tips
"try for an ensuite cabin!"
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"Tents on platforms have shared shower and toilet facilities but the individual rooms have en suite. Head..."
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"Ask for a room overlooking the river"
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"The best rooms are the one upstream"
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