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    Polwaththa Eco Lodges

    69/1 Wepathana, Kandy | via Digana, Kandy 20000, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 16 October 2017

    The staff are so friendly here - thank you for making our stay wonderful! The food was delicious (in fact, the best during our whole trip), and the location was really relaxing and peaceful. We took a guided walk with Charles to the village and...More

    Thank ChloeM88
    Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your encouraging review - apologies for the mix-up of the room and your understanding.

    Reviewed 25 September 2017

    The owners here are a lovely couple and between them are on a mission to buy up the surrounding land and replant as many trees as they can. The rooms are spread out and are nice and private, its quite a rustic place but this...More

    Thank AdamMartin88
    Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you for your encouraging words

    Reviewed 12 September 2017

    We stayed here for four nights with our three children aged 10, 13, 15 and found it to be one of the most friendly places to stay during our Sri Lankan holiday. The staff were chatty and helpful, offering to show the children the wild...More

    Thank Happybee286
    Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 13 September 2017

    Thank you for your very positive review. We all enjoyed your company as much as you did ours. One thing I forgot was to thank you for buying my ticket for the cricket match which we lost as all other matches!

    Reviewed 29 August 2017

    Pros Quiet and private chalets Authentic jungle Good food Friendly and knowledgeable staff Good selection of tours (we did 8a and had breath taking views in the remote knuckles range with no other tourists.) Cons Not keen on alcohol (we were pretty much told off...More

    Thank Ceeharding
    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

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

    Thank you for your encouraging words.

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    • Breakfast included
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    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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    "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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    "If you are dissatisfied with the eco lodges give up travelling and stay at home"
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