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Jetwing Yala

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06/11/2017 06/12/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
$251*
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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stay here is a unique one. You are literally staying in between a jungle and ocean. That is an experience, You have to have a long walk to have your breakfast. but worth it. Great food, Courteous staff and a a wonderful location.Stay out of this world. Rooms are big. Bathrooms are very big, be ready for the sound of...

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Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We were very impressed with Yala! Our room was looking out over the dunes and although a long walk from the restaurants was really private, except for the occasional 4x4 bike tour. The pool was great and while you're in the pool you can enjoy monkeys in the trees, wild boar and buffalo as well as the odd squirrel. There...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a wonderful time at Jetwing Yala. We thank you for taking time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Sri Lanka. Ayubowan!! (May...

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel is located in a boarder of the Yala sanctuary and even elephants come very close to your hotel at day time. Rooms are luxury and the service is superb. The pool is huge and surrounded by trees giving you a better shade though the atmosphere is warmer. Safari service is great and were able to watch leopards, bear,...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a wonderful time at Jetwing Yala. We thank you for taking time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Sri Lanka. Ayubowan!! (May...

Somerset, England
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a truly exceptional hotel. The setting is amazing, close to the beach and close to the National Park. The rooms are large, comfortable and well appointed with magnificent views. There is a large swimming pool and a gym. The food is a mixture of Asian, Eastern and European and is first class. I wish that we could have...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a wonderful time at Jetwing Yala. We thank you for taking time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Sri Lanka. Ayubowan!! (May...

Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent 3 nights in this perfect venue with a totally overwhelming natural surrounding and variety of animals one normally sees only on safaris. The beach was unexpectedly one of the nicest and loneliest beaches we have ever seen ! Very friendly and obliging staff. Great restaurants and outstanding dinner terasse in free nature. A must go in the Yala...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a wonderful time at Jetwing Yala. We thank you for taking time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Sri Lanka. Ayubowan!! (May...

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 1 week ago

1 day at this property was just not enough! We were a group of 5 who after a lot of arguments booked this hotel as we struck jackpot when they slashed their prices by a good 30% and I can say that we are all glad that we booked this place! We arrived at the hotel after a looong drive...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We were overjoyed to read your compliments filled review and pleased to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking time to write a comprehensive review full of compliments on our services and the hotel and recommending us to any potential visitor....

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was confused about booking in Yala -- having never been before, I had trouble imagining the various options of tented camps v this hotel. I didn't know whether it would be a mistake to stay in a hotel, whether we would miss out on the natural experience of Yala. I am so glad we chose the hotel! Truly a...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thank you for taking time to write a beautiful review full of praise and compliments. We look forward to welcoming you to Jetwing Yala again. Ayubowan (May you live long) Gamunu Srilal General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is the perfect location for the nearby National Park. The hotel itself was completely refurbished after the tsunami and as a result the rooms are immaculate and offer the highest standard of accommodation. The particular highlight is the shower room, which is partly open air, offering many shower options including a waterfall, The beach next to the hotel...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are a new hotel built at a new location and not the old hotel which was completely destroyed by the Tsunami. Thank you for taking time to write a review with lots of compliments. We look...

Negombo, null, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was my second visit to jetwing yala & had a wonderful day out with my loving parents, thanks for all staff who served and helped us. Everything was perfect looking forward to stay in the hotel for next time

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a wonderful experience at Jetwing Yala. We thank you for taking time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear that you loved the surrounding area and that you enjoyed...

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is my 4th stay in this beautiful hotel and the 2nd review on the same hotel. My family has been visiting this hotel for our vacation every year from the day it opened and its been our 4th visit recently.... and I must say the hotel has been able to maintain its standard in terms of the beauty and...

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Jetwing H, General Manager at Jetwing Yala, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Warmest greetings from all of us at Jetwing Yala! We are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you had a wonderful experience at Jetwing Yala. We thank you for taking time to write a review on TripAdvisor. We are happy to hear that you loved the surrounding area and that you enjoyed...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
For centuries, the incredible destination that is Yala has been revered as an unparalleled testament to the beauty of the wild, in its purest and rawest form. Arguably the best place in the world to spot leopards, sloth bears, elephants, and a whole host of birdlife, Yala promises unforgettable discoveries and exciting adventures.Akin to a phoenix rising from the ashes, Jetwing brings a truly one-with-nature concept to a more refined and elegant form with Jetwing Yala. Set within the immediate outskirts of the Yala National Park, Jetwing Yala boasts a tremendous commitment to sustainability and the environment, bringing a wildlife experience complemented with the finest in luxury and comfort. Located on the beach, the property also boasts the only swim friendly ocean stretch is Yala which also houses a fully fledged lifeguard station and beach bar so that guests can enjoy the Indian Ocean to the fullest degree. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Jetwing Yala

Address: Tissamaharama | Kirinda, Yala National Park 82614, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Yala National Park
Price Range: $143 - $344 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Jetwing Yala 5*
Number of rooms: 80
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Always look for room with an Ocean view at the upper floors,”
  • Ocean View
Saji-Abraham, 4 days ago | Read review
“They are all good.”
  • Room
SomersetStephen, 1 week ago | Read review
“We tried the tented villas but found we actually preferred being in the main hotel”
tothewire76, 1 week ago | Read review
“All rooms face the ocean, choose top floor (only 3 floors) for best view.”
MalcolmParker, 1 week ago | Read review
“upgrade to superior , but all rooms look lovely”
  • shower with a view
stjean11, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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