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The Lake Hotel

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Well-positioned on banks of the Parakkrama Samudra one of the largest man-made lakes in the country by King Parakkrbma Bahu in the Ancient City of Polonnaruwa.The Lake Hotel is the ideal point of transit within the archaeological cultural triangle and venture out on excursions. Furthermore en-route to the golden sandy beaches on the east-coast and it’s within an hour’s drive from 'The Lake' hotel. Guests can enjoy easy access to all that the lively city has to offer. For those of you who want to venture out, shopping, banking, and other commercial needs, it’s only four kilometres away the from the commercial town of Kaduruwela.'The Lake' basically is a hub to the ancient city, Archaeological sites, wild life and the beaches on the east coast.
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Property amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Outdoor pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kids pool
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
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HOTEL STYLE
Great View
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HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
Getting there
Dambulla, Sigiriya Airport29 km
China Bay Airport71 km
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This small hotel is located on the edge of one of the largest lake and just a few minute drive from the ancient city center. The staff was friendly and felt like they do care lot for the visitors. This was experienced from the reception to the restaurant.

The rooms were kept ve
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The biggest challenge currently is getting a reservation. Some rooms are available, but the property is undergoing a massive reconstruction.

The rooms available are fine, but don't expect a working TV connection yet. They accommodated our dining needs awesomely. The chef prepare
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I stayed here for 2 nights with my girlfriend. As it was rainy season, we ended up indoors of a significant portion of our visit - so got to know the place well.

We found the hotel was clean, had very friendly/attentive staff & good food.

The only downside was the lack of WIF
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I travelled to The Lake Hotel last year and I must admit for someone who isn't a fan of rice and curry, I thoroughly enjoyed their Sri Lankan lunch buffet. I highly recommend stopping by for lunch if you're passing by Polonnaruwa.

Downside of my stay was the bedrooms. As strang
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don't go there if u want to good food & good Service.no one answer the phone.they said they have international Buffet, but there were only rice and curry. I haven't met any manger or supervisor in this hotel. Not even chef.
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The view from room 108 and 109 and the Parakrama Samudra in the horizon
mosquito eggs and he lake view
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I have been trying for weeks to contact this hotel in order to book taxis to and from it but have yet to receive a response. Does anyone (or the management preferably) have an email address that the hotel will reply to?
"All rooms have lake view."
"Lake facing for the view."
"Get a room with a lake view"
"Didnt see any other rooms but would not go back there."
"A ground floor room provides easy access to the swimming pool"
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PRICE RANGE
US$33 - US$93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
Sri LankaNorth Central ProvincePolonnaruwa
NUMBER OF ROOMS
40
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