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Hotel Elephant Bay

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Hotel elephant bay has a nice view of the elephants bathing.. they will set up a table for rite by the river to enjoy the best view. The infinity pool they have also gives a nice view of the whole scenery. We stopped for food,...More

Thank Yohan P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very strict about the check in time : it is a gouvernment procedure that you can only enter inside the hotel after 4pm because it is when the elephants come out of the river. If you want to check in before 4pm...More

Thank Nathalie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked a mountain view room for a night a immediately decided to stay a day longer. Even when our room was already booked by somebody else they managed somebow that we could have stay in the same room. Huge balcony with great view over...More

Thank Václav B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best way Check In After 4.00pm & Stay. Then Can watch Elephants Closely Without any additional Charges. Very Comfortable Place to watch Elephants bathing. Very Good Staff Specially Housekeeping Manager Mr. Priyantha.

Thank darshakavidanage
Reviewed 4 December 2017

we stayed overnight purely for its location in seeing the elephants the following morning which was perfect , the rooms were basic , large ,clean with a great view and balcony for watching the elephants, the staff are very welcoming , breakfast is to order...More

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You can take Bus to Kandy and get down KARADUPANA JUNCTION. FROM THERE TAKE BUS TO RAMBUKKANA AND GET DOWN IN PINNAWELLA. Or take taxi. Or you can travel by train from colombo to Rambukkana ( colombo -Kandy or Colombo... More
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