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Tobyhanna, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

eco lodge in beautiful location in rainforest environs. room = basic, but clean, comfortable and contains everything you need for a night's stay: kitchen serves appetizing food and drink choices AND wonderful, friendly, accommodating staff attend to any needs... delightful!!

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Reviewed 1 week ago

The room we had was overlooking the river and the view was fantastic! It felt like you where miles from anything in the world and was so peaceful. The staff where awesome; rafting was sooo much fun! I can't advice this place any more and don't think in need to write anything more then, you want to go rafting; this...

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1Thank Rob N
St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing location right on the river, but its definitely for those who seek a sense of adventure...as accommodation is basic...so be prepared! Its run by a limited number of people, so its hard to find a manager when needed... security is very lapse, but the owners are friendly when u do see them!.... But the free white water rapids rafting...

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1Thank Lovingitall22
England
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rafting was lots of fun. The guides were great and taught us the basics of whitewater rafting. We left at 7am and were on the river for 90mins. The hotel is rustic, so be prepared. Bring bug spray. The cabins have three walls. The other side is open to the river. Beautiful but loud. Our bathrooms were open to...

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1Thank Reena511
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Initially when I stepped into the gates I was sure I am going to have a fun staying here. This place is where I wanted to stay and enjoy my much awaited water sports. This place is so scenic that you will feel like staying here and enjoy the rainforest keep listening to flowing river and sip a hot coffee...

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Reviewed 12 January 2017

This is an ancestral home that has been converted into a sort of camp for small villas overlooking the river. The electricity is only on certain hours, which I wasn't told, so had to shower in the dark, but what a life experience! Open design, no windows, pull up the blinds and there is the rushing river. Love the concept!...

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1Thank MelodyTher5370
Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

Me and my wife stayed here for two nights in one of the rooms/bungalows with a double bed. The bungalow was right next to the river with rapids so during night it was quite a buzzy noise. It took me a night but then I got used to it, even though I'm a light sleeper. We had breakfast and dinner...

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1Thank pln06002
Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 6 December 2016

This was a beautiful place to stay. Right in the jungle amidst gorgeous plants, and animals and directly on the river. On the first day I saw a water buffalo taking a bath in the river. The rooms were individual cabins with two beds - though there are larger ones as well, with again - a spectacular view. The bathroom...

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1Thank KendrasReviews
Sri Lanka
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Unforgettable experiance...... I went there with a guest. Since we arrived there, Their service was so nice. While rafting they gave us an excellent service fun.. Their safty is also best. I recommended for any one who are interested in.

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1Thank Chanaka M
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Did a one day trip here with friends for a white water rafting. Amazing greenly environment with birds sounds. Friendly staffs. First we were given floating jackets & along with the boats we taken by a pickup to the high elevation area around 6 km. Six people in a rafting boat is always preferable. A guide comes with each boat...

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Address: Hilland Group, Kitulgala 71720, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Sabaragamuwa Province > Kitulgala
Price Range: $100 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask to be closer to the main pavilion - when it gets dark it's hard to see.”
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 of 5 bubbles KendrasReviews, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Be sure you are a out and out nature lover.”
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“Nice place in Sri Lanka.”
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 of 5 bubbles samdk975, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are facing the river and a part of the nature in every signle way starting from the entrance to the wash rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles dharshaniew, 21 Sep 2015 | Read review
“please do not go to this place”
 of 5 bubbles yeshkio, 24 Jul 2015 | Read review
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