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Thidas Arana

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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“top floor”(3 reviews)
“chalet style”(2 reviews)
“fresh fruit”(2 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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3.5 Star Hotel
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4 Mar.5 Mar.
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1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The rooms and restaurant should be reviewed separately - Rooms - super clean when you arrive, and very nice/luxurious/etc. The problem is the lizards all over the place. They sit on the ceiling out of reach and take a dump on our bed/floor/you. They also...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We booked 4 nights at this hotel and wanted to stay last our days in Sri Lanka here to relax. Little did we know this place is nothing that we thought it would be. The room looked nice indeed, but that’s about it. It is...More

Thank Anna B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful place to stay while visiting Polonnaruwa ruins. Great price, beautiful setting, large rooms with balconies and a delicious breakfast. But the best part is the cheerful and kind staff. Outstanding service from everyone we encountered during our stay. Highly recommend!

Thank portlandman
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at Thidas Arana in January for 3 nights and had a great time. The location is great, just 3 km outside Polonnaruwa which makes it great if you are looking for a quiet and relaxing time in the middle of the nature, surrounded...More

Thank Alexandru I
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were trying to find a bar serving alcohol in Polonnaruwa in Sri Lanka, and our driver suggested this huge restaurant complex, which indeed did have a separate bar serving drinks. Somehow you feel naughty in Sri Lanka for having alcohol, but anyway we managed...More

Thank Peter T
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Pool
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Dry Cleaning
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Breakfast Available
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USD 55 - USD 99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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USD 55 - USD 99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"Nice location and good views"
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"Choose the upstair room furthest away from the road."
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"Fantastic view from the rooms on the top floors."
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"Upper floors were great"
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