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    Vikum Lodge

    Kataragama Road, Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent1%
          • Very good15%
          • Average16%
          • Poor30%
          • Terrible36%
          24 Feb 2017
          “The pool saved the 1 star”
          6 Jan 2017
          “Not great”
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          302 reviews
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          31 - 35 of 60 reviews

          Reviewed 1 February 2012

          it's a shame that this place is run badly as it is actually a really nice spot off the main road with a lovely garden and the rooms are bright. I went late december 2011 and before i had even seen the owner I was...More

          1  Thank raystonia
          Reviewed 28 January 2012

          We stayed here because of a recommendation in LP (edition 2009). It must have changed a lot since then. The rooms are extremely uncomfortable and in poor state. Besides that the owner is greedy and tries to squeeze every rupee out of you when you...More

          1  Thank Vinnievg
          Reviewed 22 January 2012

          We stayed here as it had a good write up in the LP and found out that since the book was written the place has been sold and the new owner is dishonest and will try and rip you off at every opportunity he gets....More

          3  Thank TravelLuke
          Reviewed 10 January 2012

          We elected to stay here for one night on recommendation by the Rough Guide. Sadly, I wish we'd read the reviews on Trip Advisor beforehand. The owner was very pushy from the outset wanting to book tours and additional activities. We arrived and had little...More

          4  Thank Ish113
          Reviewed 8 January 2012

          We booked a room at Vikum Lodge at the end of December, mostly beause of the good Review in Lonely Planet. Forget what LP writes (!). The good things first: Rooms are simple but ok, the setting of the restaurant in the middle is actually...More

          3  Thank JoeyCC
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          • Number of rooms
          • 10
          • Location
          • Sri Lanka >
          • Southern Province >
          • Tissamaharama
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          "My room was awful and I can't imagine the others are any better. My advice would be to choose a room in..."
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          "Don't stay at this guest house. The ownership has changed since Lonely Planet and Rough Guide published..."
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          "Ask Mr Vikum if he has any rooms at zero cost and stay in it. Otherwise don't stay there."
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