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Free Wifi
Free parking
Breakfast included
Air conditioning
Pool
Non-smoking hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed January 13, 2019 via mobile

Stayed two nights at Arana on a visit to Yala NP in January 2019 with family. We were welcomed with cold towels and a very refreshing watermelon juice on arrival. The warm hospitality continued throughout our stay. The rooms are spacious and the beds very...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank nimalka2019
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

Arana by Forest Trails is a fantastic base to visit Yala NP due to its close proximity to the park . This boutique hotel has beautifully appointed spacious rooms. The staff are very friendly and helpful. Good choice of Sri Lankan and western food is...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank SusanSL2019
Reviewed January 9, 2019

We stayed in this lovely hotel during our recent visit to Yala in Sri Lanka. Wow! We are so impressed! The room was well-appointed and comfortable. The food was served family style and exceeded our expectations. There is a great pool which was surrounded by...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Reviewed December 30, 2018 via mobile

Were disappointed to find noisy construction work at the territory of the hotel (they are building anew wing of rooms). Our dream to relax near the pool didn’t come true... Initially we booked another hotel in Yala, but canceled as they informed that air-condition in...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

Fantastic resort with great facilities, spacious rooms and courteous and friendly staff. The food was delicious. we were treated to three buffet style meals each day. The staff are so hospitable and caterered to every one of our requests. Highly recommended. The Yala National Park...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Description
Located in Kirinda, 20.9 km from Kataragama, Arana by Forest Trails features free WiFi access and free private parking. The hotel has an outdoor pool and views of the pool, and guests can enjoy a meal at the More restaurant. All rooms include a TV. The rooms have a private bathroom fitted with a bathtub or shower and bidet. There is luggage storage space at the property Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Pool
Room service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air conditioning
Airport transportation
Laundry Service
Minibar
Non-smoking hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$35 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arana Yala Sri Lanka/Kirinda
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Kirinda
Hotel class
Number of rooms
12
Price range
$35 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Arana Yala Sri Lanka/Kirinda
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Kirinda

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