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Uga Ulagalla

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

What a truly wonderful experience . I was surprised to see the GM come out to welcome the guests at the entrance. The service was amazing and very personalised even the garden care takers had the courtesy of greeting with Ayubowan (may you have a longer life) at every given opportunity. We will visit again to enjoy the experience again.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an overnight stay at Ulagalla and it's one of those stays which we will never forget.. The food was excellent, and I really loved the breakfast served, including the breakfast eating area which had an excellent view.. If we get a chance to return to Ulagalla, we will opt to stay there for few more nights.

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The whole experience was fantastic - the rooms were hanging in space with views over the jungle with gorgeous shady plunge pools. Dining room was elegant and breezy with good food. Definitely worth the price.

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is our second visit to Ulagalla and it did not disappoint. We love the welcoming ceremony with the lighting of the lamp and the ringing of the bell to announce our arrival. We stayed 3 nights and were in chalet number 8 a short walk from the hotel. The chalet on stilts surrounding by jungle with its own plunge...

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Sydney
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There absolutely nothing bad to say about Ulagalla. Staff magnificent, rooms (houses) stupendous. So much glorious food. The guides wonderful & knowledgeable. Would definitely stay there again. A shout out to Ilham thank you for all your help. Regards Janelle & Michael

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Paris, France
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First, we feel qualified to write this report as we are travelling extensively for pleasure in Asia, South America, japan and Europe. We do only 5 star boutique hotels or small resorts. We arrived in Ulugalla as early as 0900, because we had left with our driver straight from Colombo airport when landing at 0400. This was not at all...

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Thank Awolfa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really superb stay. Great chalets with private pool&jacuzzi. Absolutely fantastic food. I was there only one night but I am delighted with the service, accomodation, food and what is very important - Ulagalla hotel is a great point to visit Anuradhapura.

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United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a superb property, with great accommodation (private chalets with bedroom, sitting room, bathroom, private terrace and plunge pool), lovely grounds and a fine bar/restaurant main building overlooking a large swimming pool. We arrived before lunch and were welcomed by a short ceremony involving bells. We were taken to our chalet where we were to check in using an...

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1Thank Dewar D
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ulagalla is a magic place, secluded and private with seriously good accommodation and facilities. You want for nothing here and we found it hard to leave. Rooms / villa are huge with private plunge pool, lounge separtate bedroom and bathroom.

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1Thank choppydog
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Huge stunning acreage, bikes provided although too big for my 5 year old. Stunning facilities and it's all eco based. Visit their organic garden which provides for the kitchen. The chef whipped up amazing healthy food for my daughter... why do other chefs think it's is acceptable to serve hotdogs and fries as acceptable food? This place is very special....

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  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Luxury boutique hotel and spa located in Anuradhapura, North Central of Sri Lanka. Built on 58 lush acres bordering two ancient reservoirs, surrounded by unspoilt nature and tucked away in complete privacy, the resort offers 20 spacious and luxurious chalets, 19 stand alone chalets and one suite, each with its own private plunge pool with all modern amenities. Ulagalla Resort is the perfect base for travelers with a thirst for adventure and a passion for wildlife. But we understand that great adventures are also about elegant simplicity – to return to a cool dip in the pool, rejuvenate in the spa or sip a sundowner on a private deck.Located at the center of the Cultural Triangle and close to national parks, Ulagalla is the perfect base for travelers with a thirst for adventure and passion for wildlife. The resort offers many excursions and guided tours: A cycling tour can be taken to explore the ancient capital of Anuradhapura in a novel way. Exciting wildlife safaris to the plains of Minneriya National Park to watch the elephants or further West to Wilpattu National Park – the realm of leopards - are organized with all the necessary permits.Witness the wonder of Kalawewa – a giant reservoir and a proud feat of engineering of an ancient kingdom, or visit the ancient ruins of Ritigala. Explore the marvels of Sigiriya, Dambulla, Polonnaruwa and other sites of archaeological and historical significance on a day trip. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Uga Ulagalla

Address: | Anuradhapura, Thirappane 50072, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Thirappane
Price Range: $339 - $864 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Uga Ulagalla 5*
Number of rooms: 20
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Ulagalla Hotel Thirappane
Uga Ulagalla Sri Lanka/Thirappane
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“Good to be in easy walking distance of the main lodge. The other side of the lake is a tidy step/bike ride (bikes provided).”
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