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The Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort

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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“national park”(102 reviews)
“one night”(68 reviews)
“sri lanka”(82 reviews)
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As already stated by many other reviewers, ok hotel but nothing spectacular! Good location if you are off on a safari nearby (or going to Ella for train ride etc). Stayed 1 night as part of our tour and so didn't expect much having read...More

Thank Robert S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Located on the edge of the Udawalawe National Park we stayed here for one night and found it to be clean, spacious with a lovely wet room shower. Staff were helpful & friendly during check in and offered us a cold flannel & welcome drink....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing hotel. Greeted by first name on arrival with a drink and refreshing towel (much needed after a 8+hr journey there). The staff are helpful and friendly. Very good buffet food - great selection including Sri Lankan, Western, Asian, salad bar, soups, fresh fruit counter,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good hotel, conveniently situated for NP and Elephant Transit Home. Our room was spacious and overlooked the garden. In the hotel gardens, there are various water features and we received several mosquito bites whilst sat out. Good choice of menu, but the dining room was...More

Thank brianjosephp2016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night as part of a cultural triangle tour. We were fortunate enough to be allocated the governors suite which was massive. The room had 2 balconies with separate living and sleeping areas, large bathroom with a double jacuzzi bath. The...More

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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
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Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
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Banquet Room
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US$ 106 - US$ 215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$ 106 - US$ 215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Chamali D
19 August 2017|
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Response from Marx R | Reviewed this property |
Raining. You can see lots of Elephants.
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Karine L
10 March 2017|
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Response from AnuNimbuz | Reviewed this property |
Did you try to call the hotel. it must me more reliable and fast response than email in some hotels. but they should be having a baby cot with them.
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Joypete
2 March 2017|
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Response from AnuNimbuz | Reviewed this property |
Hi Joypete, You do not required to book prior for an a-la-cart meal in this hotel. but if you do have any special arrangements it better to mention it to the hotel so they have enough time to prepare it for you or respond... More
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"Would suggest taking a chance with some other local establishment"
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"Would have liked to see a lift to get to the first floor."
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"Not sure what to say but we had a Deluxe room which was huge!"
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"Anything with light!"
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