Pros: We were upgraded to the Mahoof Camp from the adjacent Big Game Camp. Both are run by the Eco Team. The staff were superb. Friendly, helpful, accommodating. The management has evidently responded to ...
Cons: The toilet section needs upgrade. It has been badly installed with rickety attachments. Had they paid attention to quality installations, they could have had improved facility with no additional ...
Pros: What a great time we had! Great service from arrival to departure really great! Bqq in de evening is fantsatic. And most important de safari is fantastic, we were lucky to see all the great animals (...
Cons: pillows in the tent really can improve
Pros: Camping experience and evening BBQ was great
Cons: Don't let them book your safari! Book it before you arrive as you will get charged a massive premium. Expect to pay around $100 if booked privately. $150 if they book it for you
Pros: Nice setting amongst the trees and a beatiful restaurant area. The staff tried to be very helpful but could do with more training, particularly in the kitchen.
Cons: Difficult to find as there are no signs on the road and they use a different name at the camp (Eco Team). Lots of mosquitos in the tent despite there being no mosquitos outside, probably from the ...
Pros: A camp located near Wilpattu national park. We had access to the park and had the opportunity to see leopard, bear and alligators as well as other bird life. The best safari was in the morning where ...
Cons: The heat but it is a camp at the end of the day.
Pros: We were upgraded to Mahoora even though we booked Big Game Camping. So the rooms were spacious. Food was yummy and we liked everything :)
Cons: It was very hot outside. Otherwise everything else was perfect.
Pros: Authentic surroundings. Friendly staff
Pros: Location, location, location. Staff are really friendly and helpful. Food is outstanding with 3 courses and well presented.
Cons: We found the room (tent) a bit small and the bathroom difficult to move around in.
Pros: Staff were friendly and courteous. Driver that took us on safari was great at finding us as many different animals as he could.
Cons: The tent we were staying in was a little tired looking and there was mildew present. The food was adequate, it was mainly barbecued meat with rice and vegetables, we would have preferred more Sri ...
Pros: Friendly and knowledgeable staff, fun safari in beautiful national park, spacious tent with bathroom and shower, beautiful dining area around bonfire!
When visiting Nochchiyagama, Big Game Camp Wilpattu is a great choice to consider. Free perks include self parking and continental breakfast on weekdays between 7:30 AM and 9 AM.
Pros: Staff very friendly, guide and driver were excellent
Cons: First breakfast and lunch on the whole day safari were very poor - not the 'sumptuous' basket as advertised. But, following a meeting with the camp manager the following day's meals were ...
Pros: We loved our guide danulla who was enthusiastic, knowledgeable , always smiling, spoke excellent English and went the extra mile by finding out anything he didn't already know. We loved the ...
Cons: More information about birds and small creatures which may be familiar to locals but new to us eg frogs, squirrels, small and common birds. Maybe written info on wildlife in tents with pictures to ...
Pros: The staff were incredible and made the stay really special. This was a fantastic and very cool location right next to the park. The safari itself was excellent as the naturalist was incredibly well ...
Cons: The showers were a little cold and the lighting in the tents was quite dark, but for many people this would just contribute to the overall out-in-the wild experience. It depends what you like. Note ...
Cons: Not clean tent full of holes we had a squirrel inside the tent
Mahoora Tented Safari Camp - Wilpattu offers an airport shuttle (available 24 hours) for USD 145.00 per person one way. Guests looking for a bite to eat can check out the restaurant, and the bar/lounge is the perfect spot to grab a drink at the end of the day.
Pros: Beautiful serene setting on the edge of rice paddies. Warm welcome by family and gracious staff. Delicious food and wonderful cooking class.
Cons: A little trouble getting hot water.
Pros: In house safari operation recommended. the two drivers took it in turn over the 12 hour all day safari and really tried hard to spot a range of animals and responded to our interests- gave us plenty ...
Cons: Be clearer about the meal costs, e.g. kids were charged full price. I queried this at bill time but i'd not asked before (and the manager had worked hard to provide tasty vegetarian food for me ...
Pros: Very nearby park. Great jeep safari: done whole day but half day is enough. Personal very helpful especially the driver of the safari.
Cons: You have to pay everything offered: also drinking water at a ridiculous price. Place wore down and not clean.
Pros: Great location for a trip into Wilpattu NP. Room was comfortable, air con worked well, shower hot. Aside from a frog in the bathroom, room was well sealed considering location. Food was great. Very...
Cons: Felt a little disorganised and staff seemed unsure about the safari timings. This safari is for hardcore nature lovers as full day is intense if no leopard or bear sightings. We were lucky to see one...
Pros: Tiudar is the kindnest! Super helpful staff and a nice terrace to cool down at night. Make sure to ask about the good safari driver. Our 23 year old young man had an amazing eye to spot leepards, ...
Pros: The hotel is just 10mins drive to Wilpattu. Park is beautiful and we saw lots of peacocks, spotted deers and monkeys. We were the only guests that night and the owner was very kind to answer questions...
Cons: The hotel is not in good situation. The toilet didn't work and there was no litter basket in the room. The owner tried to make more money beyond the service you deserved.
Pros: The dinners were good Sri Lanka food, though no choice -- you eat what they prepare.
Cons: Very basic washing facilities. No wi-fi (in fact, little phone signal). Lots of mosquitoes. Room too close to common area so if you wanted to sleep early, you hear all the noise and conversation going...
Pros: This facility is very close to Wilpattu Park, making the safari very convenient. The kitchen serves good food and makes a great pot of tea.
Cons: The linens were very coarse, there was no soap or waste baskets in the room. There were televisions that weren't in working order, and there was no Wifi.
Pros: The staff was very friendly. We arrived late but that was no problem. The next day we did a full day safari and saw a lot of animals. We did not see a eliphant because it was to hot. We saw a ...
Pros: Friendly staff, food was delicious, just next to Wilpattu national parc
Cons: A bit expensive compared to other guesthouses we stayed in
Offering a spa and wellness centre and a restaurant, LLT Tourist Inn and Safari Jeep provides a 24-hour front desk for the convenience of the guests. Free wired internet is available. Each air-conditioned room here will provide you with a flat-screen satellite TV, washing machine and seating area. There is a fully-equipped kitchen with a dishwasher, refrigerator and microwave. Featuring a shower, private bathroom comes with a hairdryer and free toiletries. You can enjoy garden view from the balcony. At LLT Tourist Inn and Safari Jeep you will find a garden and barbecue facilities. Other facilities offered at the property include grocery deliveries, a shared lounge and a tour desk. An array of activities can be enjoyed on site or in the surroundings, including cycling, fishing and a water park. The property offers free parking. The SLAF Anuradhapura Airport is 26.1 miles away. The guests can enjoy refreshing alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages at the bar. Packed lunches can be requested. Room service is available.