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Bakewell, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

We came up here specifically for the garlic curry and it did not disappoint- along with the several other veggie curries we were served with it - so much of it and so cheap too! Staff really friendly and not over bearing either. Highly recommended for foodies!

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Roemerberg, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We pre ordered veg. curry and rice. Actually we got 8 little bowls of different currys and 2 types of rice. Each of them were unbelievable good. So delicious that we booked a cooking class for the next day. Even this was perfect! It was so cool to see how they cooking this special Sri Lanka food. The chef explained...

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Thank Telly_Su
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms with balcony are great, inside rooms are bunkers. The service is slow, or absent, and seems generally tired. You really have to mind the menu and repeat everything you ordered to actually get what you wanted. Kitchen skills are limited and staff is generally absent, tired or annoyed (excluding one great helper). Tried to rip us off when...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed one night in one of the top apartments, where there is a wonderful view from the balcony. This i the place we have been were there has been most value for money. But if you expect a "resort", you will be dissapointed, as many of the bad reviews might indicate. The room and bathroom was clean, the bed...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the hotel which most of the drivers recommended in Ella as it provides accommodation for drivers. Services were bad, room was dirty, no toilet paper & hair dryer, toilet door was broken and not easy to ask for help (eg wifi password). Chauffeur called hotel staff to move our luggage from car park to the room (within 1...

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Thank Blanche C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We only had dinner, but it was pretty poor. I ordered the curry and rice, but each dish was practically cold. I appreciate they may be made in advance, but it can't be that hard to heat those dishes that are meant to be hot before serving. The servers stood over us from the time we sat down until we...

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Sudbury, Canada
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We booked 1 night at Rawana Holiday Resort. I read the other reviews first, and was not super excited about this hotel, but it was the only one I could find on short notice. When we arrived, we were a little confused since there is no reception desk or place to check in. They just grabbed our bags and put...

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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 21, 2017

Unfortunately it's a bit tired and run down. The room was dark and damp, with paint peeling off the walls. But the bed was comfy and it wasn't expensive. Nice hot shower. And the staff were helpful and friendly.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 8, 2017

We arrived after a long train journey and then spent around 10 mins trying to find someone to check us in. Eventually we did track someone down and they took us to our room and then vanished. Trying to get information, wifi codes took another half hour (during which time I was ignored several times by staff) and then when...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed December 30, 2016

This must have been a good hotel in the past but as things stand now the place needs a lot of maintenance and general housekeeping that goes with running a motel, For example the rooms at the top level have a beautiful view but that is all. I had no towel no soap or shampoo and when I asked for...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
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Best Hotel In Ella. We provide excellent accomadation,service & great food very famous curry house Free WI-Fi Taxi Services Available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rawana Holiday Resort

Address: Wemulhena, Ella 90130, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Ella
Price Range: $24 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Rawana Holiday Resort 2.5*
Number of rooms: 15
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“Wait until the "resort" is renovated.”
 of 5 bubbles 461dd, Nov 14, 2016 | Read review
“Unless on roof the view of the gap is blocked. 100 steps to the rooms on the roof top, but think of it as a warm-up for one of the hikes”
 of 5 bubbles riddellchan, Aug 22, 2016 | Read review
“The upper rooms have an amazing view”
 of 5 bubbles Treshi, Apr 27, 2016 | Read review
“Do not book in advance. The price on internet is inadequate.”
 of 5 bubbles dmytrom2016, Apr 3, 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with balcony”
 of 5 bubbles cyrilb104, Dec 27, 2015 | Read review
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