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Big Game Camp - Wilpattu

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Wilpattu, Anuradhapura 50000 Sri Lanka See on map
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Housekeeping
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The camp is situated very close to the Wilpattu Safari park (c. 15 minute drive) and you get a real authentic safari experience. Accommodation is safari tents - no luxuries - just a basic 2-person tent - with a small shower area. The food was...More

Thank Mark I
Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - WilpattuResponded 4 weeks ago

We are really glad to see your review and to see that all aspects of your stay including the safari has been exceptional. Thank you very much for taking time to share your wonderful experience and essential tips with the viewers. Do revisit us on...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very enjoyable night and afternoon safari. We saw elephants (single male and then large herd at a distance) and leopard (at least 3). Excellent camp - basic but perfectly functional. No mossie nets so we took our own. Beautiful location under clear skies for evening...More

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Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - WilpattuResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. It is such a pleasure to see that you had a great experience at both the campsite and during the Safari. Your remarks on the vegetarian food have been well noted. We will...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a very enjoyable time at the Big Game Camp. The staff was very friendly and helpful. One even gave a talk on the local animals after dinner one evening which was quite interesting and informative. The tents were great, even luxurious - quite...More

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Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - WilpattuResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your most kind review. We are delighted to know that you were satisfied with our service and thank you so much for sharing your detailed experience with us. Happy guests make all our efforts worthwhile. Thank you for staying with us and...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed 1 night at the Big Game Camping and had such an unique experience! At the border of the National Park where you are surrounded by a lot of wildlife makes this glamping experience memorable! The tents are amazing, the food delicious and the...More

Thank Maxime F
Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - WilpattuResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much for an amazing review. We are thrilled your stay with us was enjoyable. Thank you for your compliments on our food, service and accommodation. This kind of feedback is most valuable to us. Please come again!

Reviewed 12 August 2018

The location is great, and the staff is awesome. The tents are small and very basic (no running water in the sink, although there is an ensuite toilet that flushes and the staff readily brings hot water for a very adequate bush shower). The setting...More

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Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - WilpattuResponded 13 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful experience with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed the location, service and the food. We are sorry for the inconveniences caused by the accommodation. We are in the process of improving it. We hope...More

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Big Game Camp - Wilpattu, is Set up at the periphery of the largest and oldest national Park in Sri Lanka, offering best wildlife viewing experience to guests. Of all the wildlife that can be seen on safari in the ...More Wilpattu National Park two very special animals- Sri Lankan Sloth Bear and Sri Lankan Leopard takes pride of place. The camp has comfortable fully furnished tents with attached partitioned toilets and equipped with raised beds, bed linen, towels, a flashlight, a shoe rack, foldable chairs, a coffee table, and an umbrella to ensure the guests’ comfort.Big Game Camp can provide more than just accommodation and guest can book safaris for an additional price.Big Game Camp all inclusive package will provide a Half day Safari that will include all entrance and permit fees, jeep ,picnic basket, chilled beverages to provide the best safari experience. All 3 meals, Tea coffee & beer, snacks are also included for the all inclusive package. The heritage city of Anuradhapura is approximately 58 km from Big Game Camp Wilpattu.Pick up and transfers from and to any destination, including airport could be arranged at an extra charge. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$ 53 - US$ 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$ 53 - US$ 120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
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sammc82
24 January 2017|
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Response from Tvdvo | Reviewed this property |
The wilpattu safari started in the afternoon (after lunch); there is a night walk of 30' around the camp. This could sound silly but it was a lovely experience.
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Richard B
5 November 2016|
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Hi Richard, Yes to all of the above. Big Game offers all these services. Hope you enjoy your holiday!
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14 April 2016|
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Hello, for the tour you have to caculate with 4 Hour Minimum Best way is to Start early Morning at 5.30 from the Camp Full day tour Cout ne Hard on the car. There is a Break in the Park with Basic Toilette and the Team... More
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"Every tent is the best tent, they are spacious and comfortable and clean."
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"It may be better to limit the number of people to two. With three people it does get a bit crowded."
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"all rooms (tents) seemed similar."
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