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Ekho Safari Hotel

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Overview
Kataragama Road, Tissamaharama 82600 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviewsyala national parkoverlooking the lakesri lankatissa lakeswimming poolrest housenice hotelbuffet stylelovely settinga la carte menureception areapacked breakfasttwo nightsminute drivemini barnice pooldinner buffet
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been staying in Ekho Safari long before they rename it with new management.So this time we saw a clear difference it terms of the quality in maintenance and staff.Very dissapoint in saying that the front office staff was not attentive at all this...More

Thank Sichni R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, attractive rooms. Comfy beds and large bathroom. Only complaint was that the safe didn't work. An additional safe was brought up immediately, but when we went to use it all the batteries fell out. All part of the SL adventure! The food was very...More

Thank bevrobinson2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great stay at this hotel for 2 nights while visiting Yala. Really great communal space with nice pool and views. Rooms clean and nice although our safe did not work. Food was average for dinner but breakfast lovely with fresh hoppers cooked in...More

Thank Sophie C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for a couple of nights as a base to visit Yala National Park. The rooms were very comfortable and well equipped. The staff were friendly and helpful. The restaurant offers a range of food, including a buffet and A La Carte. The...More

Thank Shaun C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Booked this hotel due to a recommend by a friend rooms ok clean and comfi but restaurent and its service pathatik , no ac switch on and when asked from staff they said itsa management decision what a stupid management is it in this dry...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$ 44 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$ 44 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (514)
Room & Suite (167)
Pool & Beach (95)
Dining (15)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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LondonLLB
26 May 2018|
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Response from Snowbird52 | Reviewed this property |
Dirty place run by nasty people. You won't get a response.
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Sudeera S
29 March 2018|
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Response from Iain R | Reviewed this property |
We paid 7000 Ella taxi (on main street, price listed on a sheet paper so we thought was ok) to take us to Ekho Safari, so you have a good price compared with us.
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Ankit D
11 September 2015|
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Response from Rosemary G | Reviewed this property |
Not the place I would have liked for a honeymoon, we rated this hotel as 2 star and that was being generous!
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"Upper floor with a balcony."
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