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Situated at the eastern boarder of Udawalawe National park this camp allows guests to truly experience safari adventure in style and comfort. Udawalawe National Park is the only national park in the country where elephant sightseeing is guaranteed on every single drive. There are 600 to 700 Sri Lankan elephants here, along with many other spectacular animals such as the Sambar deer, jackal, and toque macaque. Big Game Camp – Udawalawe is serviced by experienced and professional staff who cater to all the guests’ needs. 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. Pick up and transfers from and to any destination, including airport could be arranged at an extra charge.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Breakfast Available
Babysitting
Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Quirky Hotels
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport24 km
Castlereigh Reservoir Water Airport64 km
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All reviews bbq dinner nature walk tea and biscuits actual safari cooking demonstration head office under canvas mod cons refreshments provided lovely gesture sri lanka shower and toilet fire pit national park tents were clean creepy crawlies proper safari
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Reviewed today

I spent 2 nights at each of the Big Game Camps (Wilpattu, Yala and Udawalawe) and this one was my favorite. The tents are all located along a path leading from the welcome area to the bonfire/dinner area and every tent has its own "front...More

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Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - UdawalaweResponded today

We are extremely happy to see your descriptive review on your stay with us. It is such a pleasure to see that you had a great experience. Thank you for your compliments on our accommodation, food and hospitality. It makes all our hard work and...More

Reviewed today via mobile

This camp was the worst I have stayed at no tracks to tents or anywhere no help from staff at night to get around in the dark. And when you do find someone they talk to you still with there head lamp on (hate those...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The positive first: nice atmosphere with the bonfire and stars at night. You hear a lot of animals around the tent and the place was mostly very quiet in the evening. The safari was also good, but it would have been with an other company...More

Thank Ane M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff are helpful and knowledgeable ( where the animals normally hide out) The National Park is well maintained. The accommodation attached to the National park is in tents and again the staff and grounds was excellent. The food was great.

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Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - UdawalaweResponded 3 weeks ago

We are truly glad to see that you had a great experience with us. Thank you for sharing the details of your experience. Whilst appreciating time taken to write we hope you would be back with us in the near future.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

Enjoy your stay, absolutely wonderful host and fellow special attendants, roast dinner in front of open fireplace, delicious breakfast in the open, fine animal friends come to say hello, good accommodation, shower toilet and good nights sleep in comfy camp bed. Marvellous

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Response from Anuruddha B, Owner at Big Game Camp - UdawalaweResponded 12 October 2018

We are thankful for your kind review. It is heart warming to read of your enjoyable experience during your stay with us. Thank you for your compliments on our service, dinning & breakfast experience and accommodation. We look forward to servicing you in the future!

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"Try to arrive early enough to get your bearings, however it's fun getting a little lost."
ulrich532018
4 weeks ago
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"Keep netting shut to keep your stuff in and unwanted guests (wildlife) out. You do get a torch but bring..."
stevenespor
10 Oct 2018
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"Stay near the BBQ area. We were remote and paid the price"
DAC23
14 May 2018
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"Best room is found in another hotel"
rroberts2018
17 Mar 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 58 - US$ 145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Sri LankaUda Walawe National Park
NUMBER OF ROOMS
3
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