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    Ekho Safari Hotel

    Kataragama Road, Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
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    2017-08-06 2017-08-07
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good45%
    • Average19%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible4%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This hotel is adequate for a stopover. The staff is super friendly and attentive. The room was good with a/c working and plenty of hot water. One of the better hotels around sri lanka. Restaurant was a bit pricey by sri Lankan standards but good...More

    Thank katcrass
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    It was our second stay at the hotel, and we love the new improvememts under the new name.The rooms were well maintained ,clean and modern.The hotel was situated overlooking the Thissa Lake with a breakthtaking view.Food was great ,it had both local and continental flavours...More

    Thank Sichni R
    Reviewed 2 June 2017

    We were 7 members and booked 4 rooms in the hotel. Ekho Safari Resort is located on the bank of Lake. The property is very well developed and maintained it. Lake View from the Bed was simply amazing. Rooms are clean and large in size....More

    Thank priteshkulkarni
    Response from gemunu k, Manager at Ekho Safari HotelResponded 3 June 2017

    Thank you for the positive review & we are glad to hear that you & the others enjoyed our hospitality. Looking forward to see in your next visit. Best regards.

    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    Courteous staff, Neat and Clean rooms, Wide spread Dinner buffet worth every penny spent and a well packed breakfast for the early morning Safari. We stayed in Colombo, Negombo, Koggala, Kandy but our stay at Ekho Safari was the best. The property lives up to...More

    Thank Shonagal10
    Reviewed 28 May 2017

    Very good ambience. neat and clean rooms. Very Good variety of food for vegetarians. Very helpful staff, they packed us sandwiches in a jiffy when we wanted to go for safari ride. Staff very helpful and cooperative.

    Thank srinathiyengar
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$70 - US$210 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Tissamaharama
    • Also Known As
    • The Safari - Tissa Hotel Tissamaharama
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    Ankit D
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    Response from Rosemary G | Reviewed this property |
    Not the place I would have liked for a honeymoon, we rated this hotel as 2 star and that was being generous!
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    "Pool view rooms have an excellent view of the lake too"
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    "Ask for room faces swiming pool or the lake"
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    "Ask for a lake view"
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    "Top floor over looking lake towards pool having a great view. Rooms on left side quite rooms."
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