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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We enjoyed our night here in stunning surroundings and the rafting experience was excellent and professionally run (to experience the full length children must be 11 + whilst those age 6 + can join in towards the end!). Do anticipate basic accommodation with fans, although the noise of the river sounds like a large airconditioning unit! Mossie nets had some... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I went to Boderlands for white water rafting and I have to say, it was amazing! The guides we had, Kandy and Sumudu were excellent! They were well trained and knew everything about the sport, you don't feel nervous because they are experts who've got your back. Rafting was a great experience, we were assured of the safety procedures and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a family of five this was the adults and kids favourite experience of the whole of Sri Lanka. We stayed three night. Really relaxed traveller vibe, great food (lunchtime curry being our best local food, and kids delighting in more international evening meal). Accommodation is not five star, but is very comfortable and unique. It is the staff that... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were 2 families (4 adults and 5 teenagers) that stayed at Bordelands (full boarding) for 1 night. The kids just loved it! They wanted to give a 5 rating but the adults thought a 5 rating was too high. Pros: awesome staff, rafting and canyoning were excellent (and very safe), gathering place is the best we saw/had during our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Borderlands, let me start by saying it is a life time experience, the most important thing before going to borderlands you should prepare yourself to learn many things through out this experience. Moreover when describing my experience in Borderlands in there are several topics I should to mention.Teamwork of people working in Borderlands, marvelous activities,awesome hotel, delicious food adjusted on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Borderlands was amazing. The staffs were extremely friendly and encouraging. I really appreciated the way how Borderlands promotes the concept of living in harmony with the nature. I went for White Water Rafting and Canyoning. The coached ensured us a safe and advertourous experience. The whole environment is just perfect. Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have so much fun here. The activities (rafting and canyoning) is very thrilling. The staff here also very nice. They give us a professional explanation before we start our activities. The service is excellent. I love the food here. I will definitely visit to this place again if i come to sri lanka next time. The environment here supper... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I'm in love with that place. If you want spend some time in a really beautiful and eco friendly place you should visit Borderlands. Moreover you can spend really great active time on a rafting or canyoning. And the food? The food was amazing. Real sri lankan non spicy food :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was in Borderlands just for one night and I fell in love in this place! So peaceful and friendly. I was there with my friends and during our visit we did rafting and canyoning. It was really exciting experience. Staff were very helpfull. I also really enjoy meals - were delicious. When I will visit Sri Lanka in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place is just perfect! We did drafting and canyoning. The guides spoke very good English and they were extremely nice and they have created a friendly and welcoming atmosphere. The activities are perfectly prepared, also the food was delicious! The rooms are clean and tidy, I am just delighted with this place!

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  • Free Internet
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
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 electricity throughout so guests can charge their laptops, phones and cameras. Each tent and cabana is located on a wooden platform with a private deck, with views overlooking the Kelani River and the surrounding mountains. All meals are served in The Long House, a great place to chill out at the end of the day. A full music system means guests can listen to their Ipods. Evening Movie Nights are offered, which is a great hit with kids. As well as offering accommodation, Borderlands runs white water rafting, canyoning, and white water and flat water kayaking activities from our ecolodge, and offers the largest number of sit-in and sit-on-top kayaks in Sri Lanka. Other activities include abseiling, hiking, biking and swimming. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Borderlands

Address: Hatton Road, Kitulgala 71720, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Sabaragamuwa Province > Kitulgala
Price Range: $90 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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