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Polwaththa Eco Lodges

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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Whilst I love what they are doing ecologically, as a place to stay i found it depressing. Firstly there is no sunshine getting through the canopy because they dont cut down any tress which means also that there are very few places from which to...More

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Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 10 April 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback. We are disappointed to hear that you did not enjoy your stay with us. As you mentioned in your review, we are an Eco lodge so our priority goes to protecting the nature and developing the local community....More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Of our 3 weeks holliday in Sri Lanka and Maladiven, this was the place i liked most. Beautiful environment. Small scale lodge. Relaxing from the first moment. Nice simple cottages in Paradise. Interested walking trails. Nice people. Very good local food. We stayed 2 days,...More

2  Thank Regina M
Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 7 August 2017

Thank you for your encouraging words.

Reviewed 2 April 2018

My boyfriend and I stayed for three nights at Polwaththa Eco lodge and we enjoyed every minute of it! When we arrived we immediately saw several monkeys, giant squirrels, small squirrels and several different exotic birds. We really felt in touch with nature, which was...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

We stayed 3 nights at Polwaththa Eco Lodges and it was the most memorable stay of our vacation. Such a beautiful setting and the view from our cabin through the jungle on Victoria Lake/Reservoir was stunning. The owner Nihal and the staff were incredibly lovely....More

4  Thank mik-00000
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

A great place to stay. Friendly welcome with Jeep or Tuk Tuk from the road. Sounds of the Jungle outside the cabin. Super food. Our local walk with guide from the lodge fun & interesting learning about the Jungle. Shop with items made by villagers...More

1  Thank powleyrj
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pattnarr
29 December 2014|
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Response from Nihal E | Property representative |
Hi there, It was been pouring down in most parts of the island but news is that the rains will stop in the coming days with sunshine predicted in the Kandy region. Bare in mind that forecasts can be wrong but its looking... More
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"if possible ,ask for a lake view room"
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"The superior lodges have nicer outlooks"
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"ask for newer property, older accommodation just a bit too rustic"
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"You can choose for a lodge with view on Victoria Lake, or over looking the jungle( good for bird-watching..."
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