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    The Lake Hotel

    Pothgul Vihara | New Town, Polonnaruwa 51000, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent26%
    • Very good39%
    • Average17%
    • Poor9%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Well I say it's a good hotel because of the perfect location on the edge of this huge lake. You may see elephants, couple of peakocks by the window of your room which something you don't find in every hotel room. Night time view was...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed one night after a long day of driving and sightseeing. The room was clean. The view from our little patio of the lake was amazing in the morning, I wish we hadn't missed the sunset there. We sat and watched elephants on the...More

    Thank Bobby P
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The staff at this hotel will treat you like "that annoying section of the general public who insist on staying at hotels" including the Manager who is complaining about his own hotel ! Broken Tiles at the Pool will provide you bleeding scars in your...More

    Thank Sudantha
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The hotel is hidden away so is difficult to find so you have to keep your eyes open when looking for it. On arrival the staff were very pleasant and helpful as all Sri Lankans are. The hotel itself is tucked away but looks great...More

    Thank Stewart E
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    The location on the edge of the lake is stunning . Lovely pool and deck , beautiful to sit outside and watch wildlife . Lots of monkeys and birds and elephants in the distance ( they came right up to the wire fence at night...More

    Thank pipjc
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Concierge
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
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    • Price range
    • US$52 - US$117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 40
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    • North Central Province >
    • Polonnaruwa
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    Room Tips
    "The A/C was loud as a truck. Bring bugspray near the lake."
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    "Does not recommend to stay"
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    "No tips really required as all rooms look over lake,"
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    "Ground floor rooms. They have an extra door that open to the outside. Has small table and chairs"
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