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Walawegama Udawalawe, Uda Walawe National Park 00300 Sri Lanka See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Former Sri Lankan wicketkeeper Romesh Kaluwitharan' Hideaway resort hotel is just that -- depending on the time of day and the weather when trying to find it! But nestling on the fringe of the Udawaluwe nature reserve, Kalu's Hideaway is a gem! If the river...More

1  Thank JerryLovell
Response from Kalu's H, Manager at Kalu's HideawayResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, We highly appreciate your review of the kalus hideaway udawalawe. We are simply delighted to note that you have enjoyed your stay and sincerely thank you for your words of praise on our staff, services,food and facilities. We continue to be committed to...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food a big disappointment, but no other options accessible. Menu in worn plastic sheets, or presented on a single sheet of paper. Had to chase and send back dinner as was cold. No lit paths, with lots of hidden steps around. Pretends to be eco...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just a one night stay for us but would have happily stayed longer. Great setting/grounds. Good location for the national park/safari. Lovely friendly staff. Owned by the Sri Lankan cricketer Kalu Withavana this place is full of his memorabilia giving it a quite unique style....More

Thank AnnandBill
Response from Kalu's H, Manager at Kalu's HideawayResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience on trip advisor of the kalus hideaway udawalawe , and we are truly happy to read your comments on our service, environment and the staff. We certainly hope to welcome you back at...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms were of good size, clean and with nice balcony, the setting was lovely with a large open air dinning area. Staff were helpful in every way. Evening meal was of a high standard and the chef needs congratulating. Food at breakfast could have been...More

Thank Malcolm R
Response from Kalu's H, Manager at Kalu's HideawayResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience on trip advisor of the kalus hideaway udawalawe , and we are truly happy to read your comments on our service, food and the staff. We certainly hope to welcome you back at...More

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice place near the national park but way off the main road. The hotel had a lovely welcome for us with a welcome drink, lighting of oil candle and even a 5 minute head massage which was nice. We quickly had a...More

1  Thank No1Miss_Ireland
Response from Kalu's H, Manager at Kalu's HideawayResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience on TripAdvisor of the kalus hideaway udawalawe , and we are truly happy to read your comments on our service, food and the staff. We certainly hope to welcome you back at our...More

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Description
With 14 Fourteen Spacious rooms including 5 Superior rooms,6 Deluxe, 2 Chalets & 1 Suite, the hotel caters to the most unique clients. It provides the butler service with personalized dining menu of your choice. More The Hotel is located just 5 Minutes next to Udawalawe National Park & Udawalawe Lake. From Colombo 187 km to the Hotel and around 04 hours drive from Colombo. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$59 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kalu`s Hideaway Hotel Uda Walawe National Park
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Kalu's Hideaway Sri Lanka/Uda Walawe National Park
Location
Sri Lanka > Uda Walawe National Park
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
$59 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kalu`s Hideaway Hotel Uda Walawe National Park
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Kalu's Hideaway Sri Lanka/Uda Walawe National Park
Location
Sri Lanka > Uda Walawe National Park
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Nearby AttractionsSee all 6 nearby attractions
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sj112
November 19, 2016|
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Response from Kathe B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry not to check the site more often. I booked the hotel through an agent in Ann Arbor who also selected other hotels/tents in Sri Lanka. I went through several wildlife parks in Sri Lanka but again, the agent had... More
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June 27, 2016|
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Response from JulieH6061 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do provide driver accommodation but it is sometimes best to phone ahead and check they have some available as they can get very busy at times.
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"All rooms would be satisfactory"
malcolmr117
4 weeks ago
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"Comfortable Rooms"
bhanukaj2018
Aug 14, 2018
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"The Suite has lovely views over the beautiful countryside and a huge bathroom."
Thelockes
Aug 10, 2018
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"Rooms near the pool are very good."
lakshansilva
Apr 17, 2018
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