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Golden Rainbow Inn

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Heredia, Costa Rica
Reviewed 17 April 2017

When traveling to Dambulla, my wife and I need to book a hotel at the last minute. We found this place and were pleasantly surprised. The owner, Herath was very accommodating, the rooms were nice, and we didn't pay much money. The location was also relatively close to the attractions in the area. If you need a clean, economical place...

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Reviewed 10 April 2017

We could only stay for one night at Golden Rainbow Inn but I can´t recommend it enough. It is a lovely place in the woods very close to rock temple and golden temple. The rooms are very clean and modern, the prices more than fair. The hostelowner is one of the kindest persons I met on the island and took...

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Thank Paul R
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Clean room, good size. Air con and fan excellent. Amazing breakfast. Kumara was an excellent host, even drove us in his tuk tuk for dinner. Good WiFi. Great location for Dambulla cave temple. Good Base for exploring.

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Thank John J
Reviewed 8 March 2017 via mobile

we stayed here just one night and everything was good. the room for 3 is big enough and is devided in 2 rooms. only bad is small bathroom tohether with toilet, but that is in srilanka standard. in the morning we had amazing breakfast with some srilankan food, everything homemade. very nice stay in nice nature with nice people.

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lancashire
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This place is just Superb! Very close to the Golden Temple. Staff were friendly and organised our trip to Sigariya as well as a trip round the countryside around Dambulla. Breakfast in our host's garden was good. Room was very clean. It was nice to sit on the veranda and watch the monkeys come down from the forest.

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Located nicely, away from the main road, in the jungle (monkeys everywhere :) ), very quiet and green. One can easily walk from there to the cave temple and the Golden Temple of Dambulla. To the town and the nearest restaurants, a tuktuk is more convenient. The family that runs the place is very friendly. The owner helps with advice...

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Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

It wasn't on our plan to sleep in Dambulla, but we are glad we chened our minds. This guesthouse is located in a walking distance of Dambulla caves thus for a good location to sleep. We also had a delicius Sri Lankan breakfast cooked by the family. Thank you for everything

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

The room itself was not large but practical and most important clean with a good bed. The small veranda in the garden touching the hill on the left side was a bonus. Especially because the monkey's come down from the hill being curious... The owner tried to scare them away, but we found them amusing.(If you don't leave food or...

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Thank Peter v
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 January 2017

It was perfect place to stay in Dambula as we wanted only to visit Dambula caves. It is a such nice green and quiet place. You are away from the street, but actually only like 10 -15 min walk if you want to go to buy something to eat or to drink. The caves really like 5 min walk. Also...

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1Thank vitaphilly
Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

We only stayed here for one night but had a great experience anyway. The family lives in the house as well. We contacted then via email because on booking they were sold out and got a room without problems. The garden around the house is beautiful. Wifi is not perfect but that seems to the norm here. We can only...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A very friendly, quiet and nice, family-driven Guesthouse about a 5 minute walk from the famous Cave Temple. The Guesthouse is situated in the panorama of the jungle, but a short walk to the middle of Dambulla. We offer personalised tours of Sigiriya Rock, Piduruthalagala Mountain, local fishing trips (and family BBQs)and can arrange airport pick up and drop off in our fully air conditioned car. For all bookings, we offer a free pick up from Dambulla town upon arrival. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Golden Rainbow Inn

Address: Piriwana Road | Vihara Junction, Dambulla 21100, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
Price Range: $27 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Great location to visit Dambulla caves”
vitaphilly, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs room is much larger and has 2 bedrooms”
jimsS4824BJ, 3 May 2016 | Read review
“Downstairs bedroom has a double bed but is quite dark, so check the one upstairs.”
Tiziri, 7 Mar 2016 | Read review
“When this place is ready (remade) the room on top of the stairs is very good (we think)”
LITHO1943, 2 Dec 2014 | Read review
“In this place you can go very close to a true Sri-Lankan lodging experience but you have also to be flexible and understanding of the different standards of living.”
everywhere_everyway, 15 Sep 2013 | Read review
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