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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at Borderlands for one night, at the end of a ten day exploration of Sri Lanka. This was certainly the most basic of accommodations I stayed in during my trip, which isn't a complaint. I had one of the ensuite cabins, for which...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

This place is one of the best experiences of my life and to wake up in the jungle by a river with water buffalo and egrets is truly magical. The staff here were amazing and the covered tent with your own balcony was very special....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Borderlands as part of our Honeymoon in March 2018. Where to start.. What an amazing experience. When we first arrived, we were shown to our room which was essentially a log cabin overlooking the river - what a beautiful setting. There was a...More

Thank John H
Response from BorderlandsL, Borderlands team at BorderlandsResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear John H, Many thanks for taking the time to write a review of your stay with us. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your time with us so much. You were great guests. We take our safety very seriously and so we are...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Borderlands is a MUST visit for anyone seeking authentic family fun & adventure. Accommodations are serene, open air on the river with gorgeous views. Food is abundant, local & delicious with a generous chef who will accommodate needs. Best of all, the staff is kind...More

Thank VeroniqueKuhner
Response from BorderlandsL, The Borderlands Team at BorderlandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Veronique, Greetings from Borderlands!! Thank you so much for your kind words, and we are so thrilled that you and your children especially enjoyed themselves so much during your recent stay. We pride ourselves on our safety, ensuring that all aspects are covered, and...More

Reviewed 17 March 2018

We ended up not staying here, but we were supposed to and we did go on the property for a supposed white water rafting tour. Why anyone would pay $$$ to stay here just because it is on the river is a mystery to us...More

Thank rroberts2018
Response from BorderlandsL, Borderlands Management Team at BorderlandsResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Robert, Greetings from Borderlands! Are you sure you came to Borderlands? The reason we ask is, 1.We haven't got any booking which matches your name or any walking clients, 2.We have been into issues like the guests have reached to wrong places in Kithulagla...More

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US$ 155 - US$ 313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 155 - US$ 313 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Marijana22
30 March 2017|
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Response from Cheeky_leon |
I used an adaptor that I bought at Gatwick, it was really easy I would worry about the 2 or 3 plug configuration My adaptor cost me £7.00 and I've it dozens of times since
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Kate P
1 September 2015|
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Response from Emily G | Reviewed this property |
I would contact them directly. Try Margaret Watts at: journeys (at sign) discoverborderlands (dot sign) com.
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dark522
7 July 2015|
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Response from BorderlandsL | Property representative |
Our email is journeys @ discoverborderlands . com for inquiries.
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"try for an ensuite cabin!"
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"Tents on platforms have shared shower and toilet facilities but the individual rooms have en suite. Head..."
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"The best rooms are the one upstream"
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