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Hilland Group, Kitulgala 71720 Sri Lanka See on map
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$ 47 - US$ 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Rafters Retreat Hotel Kitulgala
Location
Sri Lanka > Sabaragamuwa Province > Kitulgala
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Contact
Hilland Group, Kitulgala 71720 Sri Lanka
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Getting there
Castlereigh Reservoir Water Airport25 km
Polgolla Reservoir Airport45 km
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Pool & Beach (7)
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Reviews (172)
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All reviews channa great fun the river one night sri lanka no hot water the main house an adventure bird watching huts cabin insects sound rapids rafting jungle nature
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kitulgala is in the wet zone rain forest, which gets two monsoons each year, and is one of the wettest places in the country and for the 2 nights we were there it really did rain! It is important that you know that the rooms...More

1  Thank frb70
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Rooms and restaurant are build around an old kolonial house. The owner and his family live in the house. Rooms are situated on the river side. A bamboo curtain separates in- and outside, so you feel like one with nature. Our room (Rooki 1) was...More

1  Thank JimL1832
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Driving up the premisses of the Rafters Retreat you'll first see a approximately 100 year old villa in colonial style. Beautiful and impressive. Ask the owner (a character on his own) and he'll be happy to show you his family's heritage. The guesthouses are right...More

1  Thank Frank L
Reviewed 1 August 2018

Loved our rafting here, and perfect location for rafting. Rafting guide Kasoon was excellent. The owner of the property was friendly and helpful, as were the rest of the staff, but the accommodation was very basic indeed and overpriced for what you received. Mosquito nets...More

1  Thank Alison T
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Spent a night there in connection with rafting. Which was really great fun! The huts are simple, but have open air view right across the river - simply beautiful and really something very special sleeping with the river rushing past your bed. The standard is...More

1  Thank Paaeventyr95
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Nimit M
28 December 2017|
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Response from LisannevdBrink | Reviewed this property |
We needed to pay extra..
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Osamah S
1 May 2017|
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Response from Nimesh W | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely yes you can do the rafting with them. Morning time is always preferable as the water flow is bit high that time (if you want to enjoy the rafting its a must) and you wont feel much heat in d morning usually.Enjoy
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"New built blocks by the river side"
frb70
3 weeks ago
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"Some rooms are quite a distance from the dining/ communal area, and the standard of rooms varies so be..."
alisont132
1 Aug 2018
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"Ask to be closer to the main pavilion - when it gets dark it's hard to see."
KendrasReviews
6 Dec 2016
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"Be sure you are a out and out nature lover."
608gayathrie
26 Sep 2016
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