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hotel tinaya


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Sri Lankan, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Lunch

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Reviewed April 20, 2019

Its in the heart of Dambulla town. Rooms are clean. Bathrooms are also adequate. Excellent host. Friendly. Hotel food is exceptional. It has a rustic look and very close to the major attractions in Dambulla. The host is very helpful in getting things organized for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank chulantha
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

There isn't a great deal in Dambulla as it is but this place is worthy of a five star mention anywhere in the country. Well presented hotel, clean rooms and excellent food options for an affordable price, the family that own this place are super...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lewbo93
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

We went there for dinner and the food was delicious. The woman is really kind and welcoming. The place is quiet and very cute. A very nice place in Dambulla.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Lucas P
Reviewed July 30, 2018 via mobile

We walked down the Main Street and thought the place looked nice. At first they were very attentive to get us to sit down at a table. The older guy even put down some moon tigers to get rid of the mosquitos but from them...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank E1088YFsimonec
Reviewed June 12, 2018

We stumbled upon this place very late in the night. From the outside it just looked like a cheap hotel in the city. We thought we would have such a awful sleep since the hotel seemed to be situated in the middle of the city...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Sasha D
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

We ordered grilled vegetable and vegetable noodles. Both were beyond our expectations, very tasteful and with fresh sambol! The service was perfect. Very friendly and helped us with getting a tuktuk.More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank FloorRoos
Sandun W, General Manager at hotel tinaya, responded to this reviewResponded January 24, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking some time off to drop a valuable review for us on TripAdvisor and also for sharing your sincere comments with us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay at Hotel Tinaya. It gives us great pleasure to receive...More

Reviewed December 9, 2017 via mobile

Lovely little outside seating area, seriously there is no where like it in dambulla. Great rice and curry, serves some beer and nice coffee. Manager is so lovely and hospitable, we seen the rooms and they are really nice too. Dambulla does not cater massively...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank ChrisyK88
Sandun W, General Manager at hotel tinaya, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

Hi Chrisy, We are thrilled to hear that you had a good time at our hotel. We dearly hope that you enjoyed our handmade Sri Lankan Cuisine, especially for our guests visiting Tinaya. Thank you for sharing and having a good time with us and...More

Reviewed July 30, 2016 via mobile

We made a small break in Famille for the lunch and we had a very good moment in this restaurant Very good lunch with Pasta and good team who kept our luggage for free during our visit of Dambulla's Caves

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Hubert D
Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

The food here was good, but is let down completely by the service, or lack of, which ruined the experience. We ordered three simple local dishes and three drinks. One drink came out after half an hour, then after another 10 mins he came back...More

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank James Y
Reviewed March 23, 2015 via mobile

Had a good dinner there. The location is nice and quite. The staff was very friendly so that we felt well. We enjoyed our food very much. I'd say it's the best location in this area of Dambulla to get some good food.

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