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    Rising Lion Inn

    3 Sri Piyatissapura | St. Andrews Drive, Nuwara Eliya 22200, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good18%
    • Average18%
    • Poor18%
    • Terrible39%
    23 Mar 2017
    “1 night was enough”
    1 Oct 2016
    “Prepaid booking not honoured”
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    1 - 5 of 48 reviews

    Reviewed 23 March 2017

    It is actually a nice house, the highest Hotel in Sri Lanka, but not very well managed. Hot water wasn't working (it is often pretty cold there!), Wifi was useless slow, Breakfast came much too late. View is ok. Distance to central bus station far.

    1  Thank RogGentinetta
    Reviewed 1 October 2016

    Do not make a booking or pay in advance for this hotel as they do not honour your booking. They demanded cash on arrival despite our printed confirmation of payment. The staff called the manager who refused to come to discus the problem. The room...More

    2  Thank Jamie and Nikki I
    Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

    Arrived at nuwara eliya after climbing Adams peak. After a little search we decided to go out of our budget and try a -4000rps hotel. We ended up paying 2000 rps for their best room, 3rd floor with an amazing view . A 10 min...More

    3  Thank Oded B
    Reviewed 14 March 2016

    Nuwara eliya is at around 1800meters, so be aware, it can be cold. We hadn't reserved anything, so we were walking up the hill, looking for a place to stay. Our first choice was booked, so we eventually came to the rising lion. It was...More

    Thank lillilia
    Reviewed 26 December 2015 via mobile

    arrived here just after Christmas and they doubled their room rates. The place is not worth half of what they were asking. said they would not honor my Travelocity booking. had to stay anyway. the rooms were dirty and dated. It is along way from...More

    2  Thank Stan M
    Heritance Tea Factory
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    Jetwing St. Andrew’s
    1,589 reviews
    #5 of 31 hotels in Nuwara Eliya
    0.4 km
     
    Araliya Green Hills Hotel
    878 reviews
    #4 of 31 hotels in Nuwara Eliya
    1.7 km
     
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$31 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Central Province >
    • Nuwara Eliya
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    Room Tips
    "The higher up rooms at the front have better views and fire places"
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    "The highest room is really worth the extra few USD. Simply stunning."
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