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The Lake Hotel

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  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
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Breakfast Buffet
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3.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

+The Lake side out look from the Rooms ware really beautiful.Hotel structure, Big pool and the Garden also lovely.staff really kind and helpful.Room was big and had all the facilities... - WiFi was really poor. we Had a TV in the Room but couldn't, watch...No...More

Thank veenusbeth567
Reviewed 1 week ago

The lakeside outlook from our room was pleasant. The rooms were spacious with comfortable beds but the pillows were too hard. Positives included room safes, air-con and a good restaurant. Negatives were:- 1. No coathangers in wardrobes 2. Ghastly wifi connections that continually drop out...More

Thank chris19531955
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed for 2 nights at this hotel and were very disappointed. The a/c leaked, the windows were covered in dead insects, the bathroom was full of mould. The food was in buffet style, mostly cold although supposed to be hot. There was a menu...More

Thank grantravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have staying at the lake before and whilst it is very basic it is in a lovely location and decided it would suit our needs in polonnaruwa. However it has deteriorated greatly since our last visit 3 years ago. The pool was empty and...More

Thank McSparkles
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel claimed it had not received the confirmed booking we had through hotels.com. The confirmed price was $71.54 but I had to pay $105 for the room, so overcharged by $33.46. This was in spite of showing the paperwork for the hotels.com booking. I...More

Thank RobsB2018
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Pool
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Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
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"Get a room with a lake view"
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"Didnt see any other rooms but would not go back there."
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"A ground floor room provides easy access to the swimming pool"
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"If you're staying here expect the worst in terms of facilities and service."
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