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Suwani Pinnawala Homestay - Pinnawala - Building
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9.6 Excellent (115 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Located just 50 metres form the famous Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Inn Suwani Pinnawala offers cosy and comfortable accommodation. Free WiFi access is available. The clean rooms consist of a fan, clothes rack and mosquito net. Featuring hot water shower, private bathroom also comes with free toiletries. Extras include a desk, ironing facilities and a fan. At Inn Suwani Pinnawala you will find a garden and a terrace. Other facilities offered at the property include a shared lounge and shops (on site). The property offers free parking. The inn is 2 km from the Rambukkana Railway Station and 8 km from Kegalle. Bandaranaike International Airport is 57 km away.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Perfect location just opposite of the elephant orphanage. Super lovely stuff/family, very helpfull by giving us advices and to arrange us transportation
Cons: Nothing
10.0 Excellent
Pros: They saved us in the middle of the night because our nighttrain was canceled. They make us a very good dinner, room was perfect with AC, bed very comfortable. They arranged us a good driver for the next day and give us breakfast to go. Thank you for everything!
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Everything was just perfect, thank you so much
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Very friendly host. Nice breakfast.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: very beautiful house, good rooms and kitchen and ... I recommend this home stay
8.8 Excellent
Pros: Great location to visit the elephants. The entrance is just across the road.
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Firstly a very good location. Everything was very clean. Comfortable bed. The host is very friendly. We had an amazing experience in gathering of coconuts from our terrace.
Cons: Really good place. There was no any disadvantages.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: The couple that run the place and the breakfast are absolutely perfect ... proper Sri Lankan hospitality ... wifi / hot water / air con / clean and comfortable beds
Cons: mosquitoes but that’s only outside the room and only if you don’t utilize the mosquito net but that’s Sri Lanka what do you expect ... WE HAVE INSECTS !!! TOUGHEN UP !!!
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Nice and clean room and acess to kitchen with fridge. The lady running the place and her daughter were very helpful with finding the right busses
Cons: We could have used an ac
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Lovely breakfast great location for elephant orphanage.
Cafe Pinnalanda - Pinnawala - Building
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9.0 Excellent (352 reviews)
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Cafe Pinnalanda in Rambukkana, you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage and Pinnawala Zoo. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.
8.8 Excellent
Pros: Value for money and cleaness
Cons: Lighting out side the room was poor
8.0 Excellent
Pros: Good place to be
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Friendly staff, easy to find, couldn’t be closer to the elephant place
Cons: We liked everything about the hotel. We stayed for four nights though which was too long on that area, other than seeing elephants there is not much else to do. But the hotel was very comfortable and clean and great value for money.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Amazing place. The owner was very kind and friendly, he took a great care about us by making a wonderful breakfast, showed us around some interesting places and gave us some helpful information. Super!
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Good place to have a short stay, clean & comfortable place.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Really enjoyed our stay staff was very friendly room was beautiful very comfortable
10.0 Excellent
Pros: All was good. Location is exactly opposite to Elephant orphanage. Super clean spacious rooms.
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Rooms are perfect with facilities.very near to watch elephant Orphanage.
Cons: I think the host should be more professional... But overall their are good... Even the room said soundproof, we could hear noises in outside... Also they said breakfast in room but it was not available.
5.8 Okay
Pros: There is a house keeping boy who is very helpful
Cons: The staff was good and the place also good but the place in charge was so unfriendly, rude, drunk all the time and totally un professional this may not good for a long run **he ruins my trip
Pinnawala volunteer hotel - Pinnawala - Bedroom
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8.8 Excellent (73 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Situated in Pinnawala, Kegalle District region, Pinnawala volunteer hotel is set 2.3 km from Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi. The property offers car hire and features a garden and terrace. The rooms at the guest house are fitted with a private bathroom fitted with a bidet. A continental breakfast is available each morning at Pinnawala volunteer hotel. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International, 77 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Friendly host, Good breakfast, Good value. Good and cheap bus connection to both Rambukana station and Pinewalla.
Cons: A bit loudy place next the street but inside it is OK. No soap in bathroom, towels would need to be changed. 2 km from Pinawalla but bus connection is good and cheap. No mosquito net
10.0 Excellent
Pros: The friendliness of the owners and their lovely children, and the way in which our every request was accommodated.
Cons: Nothing - except maybe the road traffic during rush hours
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Best, customer service
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Tiny place right on the main road with extremely clean room & bathrooms.. fabulous breakfast spread.. English breakfast..
Cons: Just the noise of vehicles as it’s on main road.. can ignore it..
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Really helpful couple that run the property. Were really good at organising tours for us and supplying info and calling tuk tuks for us. Great dinner prepared for us on short notice.
Cons: Paying at the end I found that a 10% service charge was added to the price of the accommodation which shouldn't have been as per the booking.com terms. The location is a but in the middle of both Rambukkana and Pinnawala. Realistically too far to walk to either.
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Extremely helpful and nice host! Amazing dinner. Great location. Room is clean and looks awesome.
Cons: There were issues with electricity.
4.5 Okay
Pros: It was pretty new.
Cons: It was extremally hot in the room even with the fan. The woman in charge was a bit unfriendly with us. She didn.t talk to us or explain anything and with the other room just the opposite. It is located on the road so very noisy all the time. You don.t have nothing near to eat or buy.
8.0 Excellent
Pros: I love the hospitality of the people in this hotel. Very accommodating and assisting. You should try to eat there as well as fried noodles were very sumptuous. Location was nice. Everything was great!
Cons: Nothing.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Super great location, close to train station and orphanage, clean, food was amazing, owner was super helpful and attentive
9.5 Excellent
Pros: The property was like a home stay, but still provided privacy for guests and the owners. The food was some of the best that I have had in Sri Lanka. The hosts were very friendly and helpful. I also had an excellent hot shower.
Cons: Nothing to complain about
Hotel Elephant Park - Pinnawala - Bedroom
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8.6 Excellent (697 reviews)
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Hotel Elephant Park in Rambukkana, you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage and Pinnawala Zoo.
9.3 Excellent
Pros: The staff at the hotel were very welcoming and professional. Our room was beautiful with a huge balcony overlooking the river. Prime spot to see the elephants bathing. We had dinner at the restaurant, the grilled chicken was delicious. AC was cold and we loved it. Hot water and water pressure was great.
Cons: We were not allowed to enter the hotel property without paying 3,000 SLR each before 4:00 which was quite frustrating, especially after traveling 7 hours by bus and train. This was no fault of the hotels and after calling them and explaining our situation they helped us out. We would recommend getting directions to the “back entrance” prior to arrival to avoid the gate conflict. It was happening to tourists staying at other hotels as well.
9.5 Excellent
Pros: You feel very relaxed as you can lessen the running water during the day and night. Also you get a chance in priority to watch elephants bath since 09:30. The hotel is so clean and so value of money. I think it’s the best one during my Sri Lanka trip under average price. I add breakfast the second morning, it’s just ok. I compared the location with other near by hotels, I think it’s the best location for watching elephants bathing
Cons: When I use the breakfast, the raven came to grab my food, there was 3-4 staff just watch this scene instead drive them away. Believe me I don’t want to share my food with them. One staff came after I call them to change and 10 minutes later it’s return and the meat just exactly same location and shape I the dish. I can’t accept so I gave up that dish. It could be better experience if your staff care about guest.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: A very good place to stay and take rest
Cons: Food was good but the fried rice was a little bit taste lase
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Great location, great service, great elephants ;)
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Hotel-fairy tale! Incredible place - the view of the river where the view from the window is fascinating with its atmosphere and the number of elephants that walk there. Pure, cozy, superb staff.
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Watching elephants from the room
Cons: NA
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Everything is worthful,its one of memorable experiences
7.5 Good
Pros: Location is excellent, right by the river and exactly on the elephant bathing spot
Cons: Rooms were very small, nothing much to do.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Good location to see the elephants come to bathe in the river.
7.5 Good
Pros: friendly staff, and incredible view
Cons: the furniture was a little bit rusty and old, smell of the bathroom was bad ,the room was prety small
Relax Home - Pinnawala - Building
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8.6 Excellent (38 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Relax Home in Rambukkana boasts accommodation with a shared lounge. This guest house offers a 24-hour front desk and complimentary transfers from the Rambukkana railway station. The guest house also provides free WiFi and free private parking. At the guest house, each room comes with a desk. The private bathroom is fitted with a bath or shower and free toiletries. An Asian or vegetarian breakfast can be enjoyed in the breakfast area. Kandy is 27 km from Relax Home. Bandaranaike International Airport is 58 km from the property.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: The owner is very friendly, helpful, honest and positive, he helped us many times! The room was clean and comfortable, good connecting with internet, breakfast was good. It was very goodbye stay!
9.5 Excellent
Pros: The owner was very helpful. Collected me from the bus station and transported me to the elephants sanctuary and back. Next morning he brought me breakfast and drove me to the train station.
Cons: I was a solo female and the second room wasn't occupied and no staff around at night. This could be upsetting for some.
9.5 Excellent
Pros: An excellent host available at all times from free pick up at the station to free drop off.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Everything was awesome! Staff is very helpful! I hope that I will be back one day! I recomend this accomodition!
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Very nice and obliging staff. Very clean room and tasty breakfast.
Cons: The air in the room was warm. The window lead to the reception.
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Friendly owner. A nice, clean room. Good WiFi and free transfer to the Train Station.
Cons: Communication was a little tricky when organising the pick up from the station, due to the colleague whom I did my main communication with prior to our arrival was in fact in Colombo. So there was a little confusion, resulting in our transfer from the station coming out of our pocket. However, the guy at the accomodation was very apologetic and friendly.
9.3 Excellent
Pros: The owners picked us up from the railwaystation, free of charge. They were both very nice and helpful. The room was very clean, everything was new and fresh and as promised. I would recommend this place!
Cons: The breakfast consisted of 4 pieces of bread, a banana, a baked egg and chocolate milk. It might be nice to have some jam with the toast, and some coffee or tea. But it still tasted okay.
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Bathroom
Cons: Nothing
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Very nice place. Rambukkana is wonderful, not too many other tourists. The owners of the place are very nice, want to organize everything for you.
Cons: The breakfast is very simple, but we didn’t expect much for this price. The owners are very nice, but sometimes a bit pushy. They really want to make sure you have a good time.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Really good accommodation close to the Millenium Elephant Foundation. Friendly owner. Gave us lots of tips about dinner, what to do and how to get to the other parts of Sri Lanka. Also took us with all bags to the closest city with good bus conection.
Eden lodge - Pinnawala - Building
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8.3 Excellent (54 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Featuring a garden and a terrace, Eden lodge is located in Pinnawala and is 2.5 km from Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. The air-conditioned rooms provide a garden view and come with a desk and free WiFi. At the guest house, each room comes with a balcony. Featuring a private bathroom with a bath and free toiletries, rooms at Eden lodge also offer a mountain view. Guest rooms at the accommodation are equipped with a seating area. Eden lodge offers a buffet or Asian breakfast. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International Airport, 78 km from the guest house.
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Very nice and helpful staff.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: It was a lovely little spot. Excellent hospitality from Mahesh! He made us feel very welcome and he was great. He even arranged a very last minute airport drop off for us. Thank you so much Mahesh!
Cons: There was timings where there wasn’t any water. Little bit far away from supermarkets etc
6.3 Good
Pros: The guesthouse was situated in a quiet location, next to a rice field.
Cons: I booked a room with air conditioning for 2300LKR. When we arrived I saw there was an air conditioner in our room, but the staff said we would have to pay extra to use it. I showed them on booking.com that I had definitely booked a room with AC. The staff checked online and saw this was correct, but shrugged it off. In the end we had to pay extra to use the AC. The staff weren’t very helpful after this .. This was also the worst breakfast we had throughout our one month in Sri Lanka. We were served half a stale loaf bread with butter and some bananas. Disappointing as we have had so many great meals in this beautiful country!
9.5 Excellent
Pros: For a visit to Pinnawala this is an amazing location. Only a few minutes from the elephants which is the most common reason to visit the area. This place is worth a visit on its own even without the elephants. We had great simple meals and a more than wonderful staff and owner . On one really still night, air conditioning would have been nice but not a game changer. Just book it for the location. Pinch youself on wake up and ask if you deserve this much beauty
Cons: There is nothing to complain about... We needed wheel chair access and it worked out great on the ground floor. If we could have had air conditioning it would have been a good little additon... but all else is wonderful...
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Location..rural yet walking dostance to pinnawala
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Greate location,friendly staff and worth for money.best thing is its very close to the elephant orphanage.
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Incredible landscape around. 5min by tuk tuk from Pinnawala. Affordable for big groups. Great dinner.
Cons: A small frog appeared in the toilet. We used it for breakfast.
7.5 Good
Pros: The staff were very accommodating seeing as we had a problem with our previous booking therefore had to book this place 2 minutes before we arrived. They welcomed us in and had a room ready straight away. The view from the balcony was beautiful, the room was spacious and the staff were very friendly.
Cons: The location was a bit out of the way in terms of restaurants. You have to get a tuktuk if you want decent food.
8.0 Excellent
Pros: Service
Cons: Insects and uncomfortable bed
9.3 Excellent
Pros: The view from the room
Cons: The channels on the TV was not available.
Hotel Elephant Bay - Pinnawala - Bedroom
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7.8 Good (1,744 reviews)
Overview Reviews
With a stay at Hotel Elephant Bay in Rambukkana, you'll be within a 10-minute walk of Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage and Pinnawala Zoo. Featured amenities include a business center, complimentary newspapers in the lobby, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
2.5 Mediocre
Pros: Rooms were OK
Cons: Elephants were jabbed with spears and chained up The hotel makes you sit on the floor outside before check in won't let you near the lobby The food is the worst I have ever tasted
7.0 Good
Pros: The staff, view and food at the hotel were amazing!
Cons: It wasn't very clean with no room service or housekeeping during a stay. Towels provided for the room and the pool both were badly stained. Don't arrive before the check-in time (4 pm) as you get made to wait in a high street, where the locals try to make you buy a ticket to access the shops.
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Location off the hotel is superb. You can see the elephants from the elephant orphanage bathing right next to the hotel. They have taken the maximum from the location Hotel staff is very friendly they support guest in need. Rooms which i got is good. And has a superb view of the river. Breakfast was superb and superb service by the restaurant staff
Cons: A la carte menu prices are very high and the portions does not match the value . Hotel is not maintained properly you can broken pipes and maintenance tools in down stairs. Pre communication from the hotel is poor their is a regulation from the government that you need to buy the elephant orphanage ticket to enter the hotel if you are coming before 04:00pm to check in. Hotel communicate this as you can only check in to hotel after 04:00PM. They need to create a proper front office area as the current one is just a small table with chair Room need a towel rack Location shows in booking.com is wrong.they need to fix it fast
8.3 Excellent
Pros: Great location looking over the river watching the elephants swim twice per day. Great pool and gardens. The evening meal we had there was lovely and good service.
Cons: The hotel is old and very tired looking, would benefit from a refurb. Was okay for 1 night. The room was clean however communal areas would benefit from cleaning and furniture was very old and dirty.
8.3 Excellent
Pros: location
Cons: cost wise quantity of food in not good.. quantity is too less as per rate
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Attitude of staff is great. Very supportive and friendly.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Good location for the elephants
5.5 Okay
Pros: It was as expected - low cost accomodation near river bed where the orphaned elephants played.
Cons: The food was average at best and expensive for what was provided. If I went again I would go only for day trip to see elephants would not stay in this town/area/hotel.
9.3 Excellent
Cons: Restaurant was below average for the price
10.0 Excellent
Pros: The hotel location is amazing. It wasn't over crowded so you felt like you had a private view of the elephants bathing. The breakfast buffet was really good. The staff was friendly and worked hard to make sure you were comfortable. The price was unbeatable!
Cons: No complaints!
Mahoya - Mawanella - Building
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9.1 Excellent (5 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Located in Mawanella, Mahoya provides a garden and shared lounge. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi. The hotel has newspapers and an ATM machine that guests can use. The rooms at the hotel are equipped with a seating area. All units include a private bathroom with a bath and free toiletries. Guests at Mahoya can enjoy a continental breakfast. The accommodation offers a sun terrace. The area is popular for fishing, and car hire is available at Mahoya. Kandy is 26 km from the hotel. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International, 78 km from Mahoya, and the property offers a free airport shuttle service.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Clean & comfortable rooms & Delicious food .
9.3 Excellent
Pros: Cleanliness
Cons: Parking space
Kenara Hotel - Pinnawala - Building
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7.8 Good (15 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Located in Rambukkana, Kenara Hotel offers free bikes. The accommodation provides a 24-hour front desk, airport transfers, luggage storage space and free WiFi. At the guest house each room has air conditioning and a private bathroom. A buffet breakfast is available daily at Kenara Hotel. Kandy is 38 km from the accommodation. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International Airport, 75 km from Kenara Hotel.
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Everything. Starting from the beginning, the owner came to take us from the train station, he offered us a very cheap elephants riding place. Staff was the best during our stay in Sri Lanka. Breakfast was the most delicious meal ever. Wifi is so fast. At last the hospitality we got from them was grat. I recommend this for everyone. Also not to forget the location is next to everything and has a lake view.
Cons: N/A
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Excellent Staff and very helpful
7.5 Good
Pros: Very nice owner and very close to the orphanage!!
Cons: They definetly have to learn English!! Breakfast was mostly rice.
3.8 Mediocre
Pros: Access to elephant sight seeing. Pleasant proprietor. Evening dinner at his home.
Cons: Taken to hotel by the proprietor for check in via back alley through drainage water. The reception was very shabby and dirty The room and bathroom did not appear to have been cleaned for some time as there were cobwebs on the walls. The booking.com website photographs did not in any way represent what we were presented with. No toiletries provided as advertised. There was NO toilet paper , we had to go and buy tissues from nearby store. Evening meal was not as advertised at the hotel, but at the proprietors home. Although pleasant we were required to pay travelling costs to his family to get to and from there. The pricing of that meal was not fixed as advertised on booking. Com. We were pressured by the proprietor to pay him extra in leiu of the official elephant sightseeing entry fee, because it was located within the sightseeing area., which was not an advertised fee on the website. Breakfast below par compared to 5 recent venues.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Great breakfast, perfect location, very kind owner.
6.8 Good
Pros: Location was good
Cons: Only one staff for the whole hotel
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Close to river so great to see elephants.
5.8 Okay
Pros: Thw location is great
Cons: There was no remote for the AC in the room. We had troble finding the place beacuse of the miscommunication with the owner of the place.
Weeravilla Hotel & Restaurant - Pinnawala - Building
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9.6 Excellent (1 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Situated in Pinnawala, 2.4 km from Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage, Weeravilla Hotel & Restaurant features air-conditioned accommodation and a shared lounge. Among the facilities of this property are a restaurant, a 24-hour front desk and room service, along with free WiFi. The accommodation offers a concierge service, luggage storage space and currency exchange for guests. The rooms at the hotel are fitted with a seating area, a flat-screen TV with satellite channels and a private bathroom with free toiletries and a shower. All units have a desk. Continental and Asian breakfast options are available each morning at Weeravilla Hotel & Restaurant. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International, 73 km from the accommodation, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
9.5 Excellent
Pros: Hotel is located less than 5 minutes walking from Millenium Elephant foundation.
Tulip Of Ceylon - Pinnawala - Building
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7.1 Good (22 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Located in Rambukkana, Tulip Of Ceylon is within a 15-minute drive of Uthuwankanda Church and Pinnawala Zoo. Featured amenities include express check-in, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
7.0 Good
Pros: Place was calm & quite
9.5 Excellent
Pros: It is very nice and nature friendly silent place. Rooms are very comfortable and staff was good. Welcomed with drink.Breakfast also tasty and value for money. Spend only USD 15 and I got excellent brakfast and swimming pool access also. Small cabana type houses are very nice and fully eco friendly. I reserved cabna without balcony.But hotel management offer me nice cabana with balcony too.Highly recommended.Hope to saty back
Cons: Situated at bit far away from main road and isolated place.there fore it is somewhat hard to reach to the hotel. The way to reach to hotel is somewaht isolated and little bit hard to reach there by car. It is all great if they repaired it soon
7.5 Good
Pros: It really living with nature. So not to expect 5 star luxury !
Cons: Feel insecure at isolation. But will feel comfortable later.
6.8 Good
Pros: It was a really amazing location, waking up surrounded by monkeys, squirrels and other wild animals was an ultimate experience. The owner was very nice and trying to help all the time during our stage
Cons: Unfortunately traveling with kids, there are minimum services to be covered, that we didn't received, like electricity, internet connection, and overall water (the water was coming very dirty), cleanliness in the bedroom and bathroom, ... . We also expected to have there other families so kids can hang around, but it was obviously not a family facility
8.8 Excellent
Pros: Thr place..
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Such a calm and quiet lovely place to stay. Loved the Sri Lankan food as well as the western. Kind staff and the balcony rooms were kind of Romantic. Would recommend for travelers around the world. I guess foreigners will enjoy the Nature and the food a lot
7.0 Good
Pros: First and foremost know that this isn't some super luxury hotel with all of your creature comforts, but, if you enjoy straying off the beaten path, absolutely love being immersed in nature and want to stay somewhere for almost nothing. You have to check this spot out!
Cons: The amenities weren't the fanciest, the food was decent and the hot water ran out the first time I showered, but these things didn't really bother me. 1. I paid $9 a night, NINE DOLLARS! I knew going in I wasn't staying at the Ritz-Carlton, but I still got my own private little bungalow/villa which was ridiculous. 2. Food was okay, but I am guessing it was a Sri Lankan interpretation of what a westerner would find appetizing? I wish they just served straight local dishes. All in all, the food was hot and tasty, but nothing I'd write home about. 3. Yes the hot water went out once, but the weather was blazing hot. I don't even know why I was trying to use the hot water, just habit I guess. I didn't even use the hot water after my first shower there. Cool showers were much more appropriate and super relaxing after a long day around town.
10.0 Excellent
Pros: Had the Best authentic food after a long time and we booked a deluxe room but they upgraded the room to a King Room with Balcony for free. Great staff and the poolside bar was romantic during the night. Had a bath in the Natural pool as well. Kind Staff
9.5 Excellent
Pros: The hotel is in the middle of the jungle.. so in the morning have amazing views!! The staff was REALLY friendly and helpful! Really clean!
Cons: Nothing
Hotel Sevana Agro - Pinnawala
12
7.1 Good (12 reviews)
Overview Reviews
Surrounded by banana and palm trees, Pinnawala Hotel Sevana Agro offers simple accommodation with a garden and sun terrace. During the stay, guests can enjoy a complimentary Tuk Tuk shuttle drop-off to visit the nearby Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage. All rooms come with free Wi-Fi and garden views. The private bathroom includes a shower and free toiletries. There is a snack bar and a restaurant serving local and Western cuisine. Pinnawala Hotel Sevana Agro is 40 km from Kandy. Airport shuttles can be arranged on-site for an extra charge.
9.3 Excellent
Cons: Good cooperation
6.3 Good
Pros: This looks an amazing place, set in a tropical landscape of banana and coconut palms, the chalets have a real ‘Jungle’ atmosphere
Cons: We arrived late and were told to settle in, then come to the dining room for dinner. We had told them what we wanted in advance but had to repeat our request when we sat down in the dining room. There is very little choice for vegetarians, let alone vegans ( we had notified our requirements in advance) but they did agree to serve us rice with veg curry, a staple meal in Sri Lanka. The kitchen is open to view from the dining area and the three staff were pretty much redundant until a tuk tuk arrived with what I can assume was a take away meal. Still no activity. After a wait of one and a half hours, we asked when our dinner would be ready and I think we surprised them into action: We were presented with a plate of cold rice, a dish of cold curry and another dish of warm dal. The most uninspiring meal imaginable. Wifi worked in the dining area but not in the room/chalet. There is no hot water If your plan is to visit the Pinnawara Elephant Orohanage, check the location first. The hotel is the wrong side of the river and quite a detour to get there
Overview
Located in Kadugannawa Pahala, Atalla Resort provides a garden, shared lounge and terrace. Rooms are fitted with a balcony. At the guest house, every room is equipped with a desk. Featuring a private bathroom with a bath and free toiletries, rooms at Atalla Resort also provide guests with a mountain view. Kandy is 19 km from the accommodation. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International, 84 km from Atalla Resort, and the property offers a paid airport shuttle service.
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Located in Kadugannawa, Green Tulip Hotel Kandy is a 3-minute drive from Kadugannawa Tea Factory & Sales Center and 8 minutes from Uthuwankanda Church. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
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With a stay at Misty Hills Kadugannawa in Udunuwara, you'll be within a 15-minute drive of Royal Botanical Garden and Kadugannawa Tea Factory & Sales Center. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services and a library. Free self parking is available onsite.
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Located in Udunuwara, Berghotel Escondite is within a 15-minute drive of Kadugannawa Tea Factory & Sales Center and Gadaladeniya Temple. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
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With a stay at Maoya Retreat Hotel, you'll be centrally located in Rambukkana, within a 10-minute drive of Pinnawala Zoo and Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage. Featured amenities include wired Internet access (surcharge), a computer station, and express check-in. Planning an event in Rambukkana? This hotel has 3600 square feet (334 square meters) of space consisting of conference space and a meeting room. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
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Located in Rambukkana, Villa Pinnawala & Restaurant is within a 5-minute drive of Pinnawala Zoo and Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage. Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and a safe deposit box at the front desk. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.
Overview
Located in Rambukkana, Villa Pinnawala is within a 5-minute drive of Pinnawala Zoo and Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, a 24-hour front desk, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.