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A wonderful stay here in the middle of the ancient city with friendly staff who tried very hard to please the guests. It is an experience hard to repeat elsewhere staying in the old colonial building with large grounds where the monkeys and beautiful peacocks...More
Housed in a lovely old colonial building, "The Sanctuary" has friendly and attentive staff; beautiful grounds with mature trees; and it's close to Anuradhapura's many ancient sites. Particularly impressed by the Sri Lankan food: our "rice and curry" was fresh, delicious, and reasonably priced.
Thank Victoria W
Response from GM Q, Manager at The Sanctuary At TissawewaResponded 1 week ago
Dear Valued Guest,
We are pleased to hear that you had enjoyed your meal at this property.Our team welcomes you again to spend a few nights and try our various cuisines on your next visit to Anuradhapura.
Room was not clean. Cockroaches and mosquitoes all over the place. Some of the staff members were not friendly enough. Wanted the breakfast at 7.30 am and to have a early checkout (this was informed on the previous night). But only served at 8. Seems...More
1 Thank Sanjeewa F
Response from GM Q, Manager at The Sanctuary At TissawewaResponded 3 weeks ago
Dear Valued Guest,
Thank you for taking time & Reviewing us on the Trip Advisor about your recent stay at the Sanctuary at Tissawewa. We are extremely sorry for any inconveniences & Bitter Experiences you have had during your stay at the Sanctuary at Tissawewa....More
A beautiful place to have a dinner. An old colonial mansion that's now a hotel but non-guests can come for dinner. You can sit in the verandah and have a drink and a snack. And then go into the main dining room for dinner. Good...More
Response from GM Q, Manager at The Sanctuary At TissawewaResponded 10 October 2017
We are pleased to know that you had dropped in here for a meal and you had enjoyed it well.Referring about drinks, we wish to let you know that we do not serve liquor as this hotel is situated in the sacred city....More
We had such a lovely time at The Sanctuary. The food was amazing (do try their pepper beef with rice) and the hotel staff were very sweet. Great location too - right in the middle of Anuradhapura Old Town, within walking distance to the ancient...More
2 Thank Rosita F
Response from GM Q, Manager at The Sanctuary At TissawewaResponded 5 October 2017
We are pleased to hear that you had enjoyed your stay and the amenities.Our team always make sure to provide you with exceptional hospitality and service.All staff at the hotel welcome you back to spend more nights and enjoy our signature dishes on...More
US$93 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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