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Elegant Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Infinity Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed April 24, 2013

This small four room hotel has some of the best views of any hotel I have stayed at, and although slightly off the beaten track it's not a problem unless you like walking from your hotel to find a restaurant. Without a car the only...More

Thank Richard295424
Response from UdayaGelioya, Manager at Elegant HotelResponded July 12, 2013

Dear Sir, It is with great pleasure I would like to Thank You for the tripadvisor comment you have made on us. Thank you very much again for the interest you shown on us. Hope you will visit us again. Best regards, Management & Staff...More

Reviewed March 27, 2013 via mobile

Wow, what a place. This is what dreams are made of. Gorgeous views both sides of the property and from the rooms. Attentive service, great food and spotlessly clean rooms. I wish I could have stayed longer! Simply the best place I have ever stayedMore

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Response from UdayaGelioya, Owner at Elegant HotelResponded June 27, 2013

Dear Sir, It is with great pleasure I would like to Thank You for the tripadvisor comment you have made on us. Thank you very much again for the interest you shown on us. Hope you will visit us again. Best regards, Management & Staff...More

Reviewed March 26, 2013

After the ugly Negombo we arrived at this place which seemed like paradise for us. We had a beautiful room with a balcony and a nice view over the garden full of flowers. The owner of the hotel was very friendly and gave us very...More

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Response from UdayaGelioya, Owner at Elegant HotelResponded July 12, 2013

Dear Sir, It is with great pleasure I would like to Thank You for the tripadvisor comment you have made on us. Thank you very much again for the interest you shown on us. Hope you will visit us again. Best regards, Management & Staff...More

Reviewed March 10, 2013

I spent three nights at this property in late February, and highly recommend it to TripAdvisor readers. The quality of construction is excellent, the views wonderful, the garden delightful, the wifi and hot water work, and the owner is friendly, knowledgeable and aims to please....More

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Response from UdayaGelioya, Owner at Elegant HotelResponded June 27, 2013

Dear Sir, It is with great pleasure I would like to Thank You for the tripadvisor comment you have made on us. Thank you very much again for the interest you shown on us. Hope you will visit us again. Best regards, Management & Staff...More

Reviewed February 25, 2013

We were pleasantly welcomed to this homely hotel after a long and nerve-wracking drive. Our room was just the right size and spotlessly clean. The balconies presented breath-taking views of sunset and sunrise. The staff were very helpful and did their best to make us...More

Thank Kumber N
Response from UdayaGelioya, Owner at Elegant HotelResponded June 27, 2013

Dear Sir, It is with great pleasure I would like to Thank You for the tripadvisor comment you have made on us. Thank you very much again for the interest you shown on us. Hope you will visit us again. Best regards, Management & Staff...More

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$74 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$136 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Pool & Beach (62)
Dining (55)
Family and Play Areas (14)
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Thargiya
January 22, 2016|
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Response from _mona_NewYork |
Breakfast was included in our rate, and we paid for dinner. The Sri Lankan food at dinner was great, but the price was in line with the 5 star hotels we stayed, around 1,500 to 2,000 rupees per person for 2 courses (not... More
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272SamratC
April 4, 2015|
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Response from seagull11 | Reviewed this property |
It depends on time of day rush hour etc - but from experience at best 30 mins at worst 60mins. You could catch a taxi or tuk tuk from the station. Regards
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chung_ava
March 7, 2015|
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Response from omarbk88 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think they have meals for the drivers and I didn't see any space for accommodation either. Best would be to call the hotel and check
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Room Tips
"Don’t be put off by the journey uphill, it’s worth it!"
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"Ask for a Super-Delux room with views on both sides of the balcony."
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"Rooms on first floor are the Best"
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"Depending on the side of the property you get you will enjoy a beautiful sunset or a gorgeous sunrise!"
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