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The Royal Lotus

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Giritale, Polonnaruwa, Sri Lanka
Traveller (123)
Room & Suite (27)
Pool & Beach (14)
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Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good22%
  • Average40%
  • Poor21%
  • Terrible8%
  • Jun. 6, 2016
    “Good place, Good Staff...”
  • May 12, 2015
    “Great location who loves wild life.....”
Giritale, Polonnaruwa Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed June 6, 2016

A good budget hotel with nice atmosphere and good friendly staff. I have visited and stayed here for more than 5 times. Food range is not that great but good. The pool is not that great but the rooms are good.

Thank Manjula R
Reviewed May 12, 2015

A little bit old hotel..but nice friendly staff....The rooms were very basic need to renovate . Wonderful view at the evening specially at the pool area..cool night lake breeze... Pool....ops it should be upgrade quickly ..... but nice calm environment... Its not a big variety...More

Thank Dinuka D
Reviewed April 4, 2015

The real highlight of the Royal Lotus was the pool and the wonderful view. The rooms were very basic, nothing special - definitely need an upgrade. Wifi was available, but too slow to really use. Restaurant was quite good, they had a buffet for dinner...More

1  Thank aus_christie
Reviewed August 20, 2014

worse. The staff are sooo concerned about forigners but not locals like us... Their attention on local visitors lack in big time... :) Overoll its a good hotel... hope to come again if the administration upgrade the standards of the rooms....

1  Thank Surein A
Reviewed August 19, 2014

We spent one night here as a part of an organised tour. As mentioned in many other reviews the rooms require updating. Lots of wear and tear - furnishings stained, dirty, bed uncomfortable, noisy a/c which also leaked water, lamps not working. They need to...More

Thank WJT78
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Concierge
Indoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
64
Also Known As
The Royal Lotus Hotel Giritale
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Royal Lotus Hotel Polonnaruwa
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Royal Lotus Polonnaruwa
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The Royal Lotus Giritale, Sri Lanka
Location
Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Polonnaruwa > Giritale
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Traveller (123)
Room & Suite (27)
Pool & Beach (14)
Dining (4)
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"Pool side ground level rooms are the best as you can view the lake very nicely."
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"all rooms are faced to the girithale tank...."
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"Choose a different hotel."
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"Not central on 2nd floor. Too close to noisy air-conditioning unit on roof above. But no problem moving room."
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