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Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

I checked into this hotel not knowing what to expect. From the outside it looks fairly usual. But once inside the hotel is a very nice, comfortable, welcoming and clean place. It is a 3.5 star rated hotel and I think they really are a 4 star place. The toilets are modern, spic and span. It really looks more like...

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Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want to enjoy a quiet and peaceful evening, this is the place to go. Great location, extra friendly staff and very good food. The rooms are very spacious and clean. However, make sure you ask for a mosquito repellent in reception- since it's surrounded by nature, there's no other way to fight them :)

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Lipa City, Philippines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived in the hotel around 4am, no lights outside, guard was not in uniform..surrounding doesnt look good at that time but come morning and after a few hours of sleep a very relaxing environment greeted me..the whole area was very refreshing, the place was very quiet perfect for the tired body and mind.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a night here with family and friends. A small pleasant place with a calm and peaceful garden. The hotel is located little bit far from the ruins though. The double Room was small, clean and tidy. There were some construction going on the day we stayed at the place. Buffet breakfast and the dinner was good.

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice location near many historic turistic atractions. Big and comfortable and well designed rooms with a terrace. Tasty and differentiated buffet for breakfast and dinner. Small, but well located pool in the garden. A lot of space for integration (tables in the garden). I was travelling with a group and the Owner suprised us with live music for dancing...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 31 October 2016

I spend 2 nights for official business in this hotel and the rooms were quite good for the price. Food wise I think there could be more improvements along with the services because i saw a couple of guests complaining about the staff even though that it didn't affect me directly.

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Reviewed 28 October 2016

After our initial stay at the hotel back in 2013 which really exceeded our expectations, we decided to make a second booking during our recent trip to Sri Lanka. Despite the nice, clean and comfortable accommodation, the service levels have substantially dropped and were quite disappointing. The staff, while very polite, do not show a lot of initiative and don't...

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Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

I arranged a farewell party in Hotel Alakamanda. When I first visited to discuss they received me and my friend warmly. The manager and the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The setting was nice but seriously lacked light. It was too dark to even see what we were eating! The buffet menu was excellent on paper but the taste...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Acceptable hotel with a good rom with standard facilities. Small pool is very nice for a soothing dip in the afternoon. Food was pretty average. Overall okay experience. Kitchen staff was very helpful in preparing alms for offering in early morning.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 12 October 2016

The staff are extremely helpful, cheerful people. The food caters for most tastes and is full of flavour. The gardens are calm, colourful and charming. The pool, though small is very inviting. I am glad we had a stopover here and sorry we were not able to stay for two nights.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Nestled among lush greenery and surrounded by picturesque ancient ruins in the exotic and cultural city of Anuradhapura is Alakamanda...a unique boutique hotel that upholds tradition and vows to leave you with a beautiful yet magical experience. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alakamanda

Address: No 11/1 Nagasena Mawatha, Anuradhapura 50000, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
Price Range: $89 - $120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Alakamanda 3.5*
Number of rooms: 28
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“All rooms offer the same quality.”
 of 5 bubbles AleksanderJ, 11 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The single story room near the dining area is very good.”
 of 5 bubbles Maggiemum2, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you go for standard room ask for 2nd floor room which are with less disturbance”
 of 5 bubbles kavingag, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Far from the restaurant”
 of 5 bubbles PapiJeannot, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Very good hotel”
 of 5 bubbles orans64, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
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