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Reviewed 7 May 2016 via mobile

Lot of peacocks in the cottage guarden, clean rooms and bathrooms, helpfull staff, yala safari can be arranged with them. calm and silance place to rest after long ride. Tasty foods, hotel is situated in a narrow road just 200m from the sella kataragama main road. Great Value for money

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1Thank Ishara S
Negombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

This hotel is very clean, comfortable beds and linen. Big rooms with clean bathrooms located close to the temple. The staff is very friendly and helpful who is ever ready to help with all the required info. Food is quite tasty. Facilitates safari rides to famous yasa wild life sanctuary. Recommend for anybody family friends.

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3Thank Christine J
Oxford
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We rented two rooms and both were modern, comfortable beds, clean, quiet air con. Excellent value too. Breakfast was ok though would benefit from use of a proper toaster for toast rather than it being made on a sandwich maker. Though staff tried very hard and were as helpful as they could be, it would be an asset for some...

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1Thank Bebe S
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Reviewed 17 December 2014 via mobile

Well kept new hotel just 10 mins away from dewala and temple. We stayed only one night at the hotel and wished we could stay longer. Manager and the staff is very friendly and flexible, we felt home away home. Also we were so impressed that the manager, Mr. Ajith took every effort possible to make our stay comfortable. Room...

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Thank Bin80
Athurugiriya
Reviewed 9 November 2014

This is newly built hotel which is much closed to the Kataragama Devalaya and Sella Katagama. Rooms are very clean, full of modern furniture and bathroom fittings. Also they arrange safari tours from there. The Manager and the friendly staff gave us excellent service during the one day stay at there and which is value for money.

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3Thank Pubudu T
Gampaha, null, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 31 October 2014

This is a very good hotel with great hospitality.Very good condition and well cleaned Rooms.Foods are also in good taste. We enjoyed very much as a team of our company...we wish you all the best Richwin foods (pvt) ltd

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2Thank Dineshan U
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 October 2014

My second visit to this small hotel during the month of October 2015 was same as my previous visit. I was so impressed about how they keep the standards of this hotel. It was very clean and there was so many new amenities and additions to the rooms. I met the new manager who is looking after this hotel and...

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4Thank Ashimuwa J
Reviewed 19 October 2014

we stay at two night with my family .it is very wonderful and nice hotel.friendly staff star class room facilities.and very calm and quiet place.very near to manik ganga and katharagama devalaya.has a good restaurant also. .Asoka

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2Thank Asoka J
Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 17 October 2014

We booked this hotel because it was recommended by some of our friends. The reservation handling was pretty good and as per the website we were expecting something good (not as good as a 5 star hotel but some reasonable standards given the price we paid). There is some construction in the hotel but the villas seemed very nice and...

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3Thank UdSe
Gampaha, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 13 October 2014

it is an excellent place to stay with cool and calm. surroundings and the service is top. Extremely welcoming. Great service throughout. Nothing short of what was expected. the front desk staff were fabulous - helpful, warm and welcoming.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Katharagama Safari Hotel is located on the edge of the Uva Province of Sri Lanka, 280 km south of Colombo in the sacred city of Kataragama which is a gateway to explore the rich culture of Sri Lanka. The city is popular for temples of God Skanda (Murugan), his consorts Walli Amman and Thevariamman, Lord Shiva and Ganesh. Greatwalk performed annually in July and August by devotes to Kataragama.The hotel organises Safari tours to "Yala National Park" for a reasonable price for its guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Katharagama Safari Hotel

Address: Gadolwadiya Rd, Kataragama 0094, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Uva Province > Kataragama
Price Range: $58 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Katharagama Safari Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 6
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