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Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately it rained the whole of the four nights we stayed at this hotel so we didn't see it in its best light. Well appointed spacious rooms, though some leaked through the roof. Umbrellas were provided to get you between rooms and down to the reception or restaurant if you were in one of the far flung rooms. The biggest...

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for your comments. Most appreciated and have taken note of all contents. Please accept our sincere best wishes. With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager.

Upper Hutt, New Zealand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were visiting from New Zealand. From the receptionist at the front desk to the staff in the kitchen you could not have found more helpful, accomodating people. I have traveled the world and I would rate this as one of the friendliest places to stay. The food was excellant, the ambiance was great. Value for money was very good.

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comments. Most appreciated.Please do contact us when you are visiting Sri Lanka and Sigiriya. We look forward to welcoming you once again at our hotel.. Please accept my personal best wishes as well as my teams. With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager.

Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our room was large, the bed was comfortable and the room was clean, but there is no sound insulation between the adjacent bedroom, the water in the shower was cold, wifi even in the lobby was erratic and we had several power cuts during our 4 night stay. The restaurant was also variable, 1st night OK, 2nd night dreadful, 3rd...

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your observations. WE have taken serious note of all your comments. Please accept my and my teams best wishes. With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager.

California
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff is wonderful, cheerful, efficient and helpful, but the rest is a mixed bag. Worst of all is the problem of hot water: when the sun does not shine ( as happened in our case for two rainy days) the solar system is out and so is warm water. Wifi signal is good in the lobby and restaurant, but...

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for your observations. Most appreciated and well noted. The hot water problem has been settled by now. Please accept our best wishes. With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager.

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed there for 2 days. Room was good. Indipendent cottages in a resort kind setup. It has a big pool. One could walk around with lot of greenery. The live music in evenings was great . Food was the only not so good part. Dinner buffee was average . But overall service was good. Friendly staff.

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments. Greatly appreciated. We have taken serious note of all and appropriate action will be taken. My team joins me in sending you our warm greetings, Regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

During our 10 days Sri Lanka trip one of our stops was Saunter Paradise at Sigiriya. Beautiful cottages, lots of greenery and good food. Sigriya - A well planned ancient urban city which was selected by King Kasyapa in 477 AD as his capital with water bodies, fountains, gardens, meditation areas, frescoes etc. Post King Kashyapa death it became a...

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We very much appreciate your comments and more over we are happy to know that you and your family enjoyed your stay at hotel and was able to experience what Sigiriya and Kawudulla has to offer for the visitors. My team joins me in sending our best wishes to you. Thank you, With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General...

Sydney
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We had an enjoyable stay here. The problem was more do do with our fellow guests. They seems to have a regular through put of Chinese tour parties and these tend not to be the quietest fellow guests. The problem is compounded by the fact that the bungalows, although generally well designed and comfortable, have an ajoining door with minimal...

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We wish to convey our sincere apologies for the disturbance caused. Apart from that we are happy to note that you enjoyed your stay with us. My team joins me in sending you our warmest greetings. Thank you, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager.

Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 3 January 2017

We stayed at Saunter Paradise Hotel from 27 th Dec till 29 th Dec. 11 of us stayed in 5 rooms. We all thoroughly enjoyed the pool everyday. While the property is well set out with individual cabanas with very friendly staff, we found couple areas of improvements ( compared to other properties in similar price ranges); 1. Restaurant food...

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comments. We have taken serious note of same and have already taken action to rectify same. Me and my team take this opportunity in sending you our warm greetings. With warm regards. Deepal Amarasinghe, General Manager.

Bengaluru, India
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

We got to this place because Joe's Habarana had mosquito problems. This place is good. There was some problem with hot water and they immediately upgraded us to a kings size room. Wi-Fi though is only accessible in rooms close to lobby area. Service is very prompt. It is truly 4 star

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for selecting our hotel for your stay while visiting Sigiriya. We are very much encouraged by your comments. Me and my team send you our warm greetings and look forward to welcoming you at our hotel in the near future. With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

It is a good place to stay while visiting Sigiriya. The bungalows are well placed and the hotel dinning area is okay. The place has lots of greenry. The workers there are quite quick to respond to requests.

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GMSaunter, General Manager at Saunter Paradise Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your comments and very well appreciated. Please accept my personal and my teams greetings. With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager. Dear Guest, Your comments are very much appreciated. Please accept mine and my teams greetings. Thank you, With warm regards, Deepal Amarasinghe. General Manager.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Chalet type accommodation with modern amenities situated in the midst of a private jungle. Close proximity to Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Dambulla Rock Temple,Ritigala Monastery, Minneriya National Park which is famous for Elephants. One hours drive to Anuradhapura and Polonnaruwa ancient cities. Ideal stop over for travelers en route to Passikudha.Two hours drive to Kandy. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Saunter Paradise Hotel

Address: Trincomalee Road | Awdangawa, Kimbissa, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Sigiriya
Price Range: $83 - $140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 45
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“We had two rooms close to the pool. My friends room was huge. Mine was more than enough space for me.”
 of 5 bubbles Twinkle2017, 2 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are in excellent condition.”
 of 5 bubbles sakthivelp2016, 19 Jul 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good,with small sitting area out side,with plenty of sunlight.”
 of 5 bubbles nbhargava, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“Choose Rooms at the far side for more quiet experience”
 of 5 bubbles 969mahesha, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room near the main building if you have trouble walking.”
 of 5 bubbles 56jeremyw, 26 Mar 2016 | Read review
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