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    Ruhunu Safari Camping

    Yala National Park, Yala National Park 82600, Sri Lanka
    011 65 9781 6957
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    Property's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    From the mysterious leopards through to the lavish lunches, our stay at Ruhunu Safari Camp was like no other I've experienced before. On our first morning, we were greeted by Isuru and Simon, the owners of the camp. Over breakfast, we spoke about the history...More

    Thank George T
    Response from SimonCharlesNapier, Owner at Ruhunu Safari CampingResponded 8 November 2017

    George, it was a pleasure to have you stay at our safari camp & Isuru & I are really pleased you had a good time. We look forward to welcoming you back one day. Simon

    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    What an incredible place! All the staff at the camp were incredibly helpful and friendly from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. The tents are very comfortable - comfortable beds, air con (in most of the tents I think), electricity, proper bathroom...More

    Thank WJoshG
    Response from SimonCharlesNapier, Owner at Ruhunu Safari CampingResponded 8 November 2017

    Josh, we're really pleased you had a great stay with us. Thanks for your kind comments & we look forward to seeing you again. Simon

    Reviewed 30 October 2017

    At Ruhunu Safari Camping's lavishly designed safari camp, owners Isuru and Simon have flawlessly executed a luxurious way to get up close and personal with some of the world's most elusive wildlife, without sacrificing comfort. The service is 5-star with everything from the delicious food,...More

    Thank Kristen S
    Response from SimonCharlesNapier, Owner at Ruhunu Safari CampingResponded 8 November 2017

    Kristen, we're very pleased you had a great time in camp & we hope you will come back & visit again. Simon

    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    I was lucky enough to stay 3 nights at Ruhunu and my experience could not have been more lovely. My friend, Kristen, and I were picked up and brought to the main large dining/lounging bungalow where we were greeted with warm face towels to ward...More

    Thank Sophie V
    Response from SimonCharlesNapier, Owner at Ruhunu Safari CampingResponded 25 October 2017

    Sophie, thank you for such a generous & warm review. It was great fun having you stay in camp & Isuru & I are so pleased you had a good time. Enjoy the rest of your time in Sri Lanka. Simon & Isuru

    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    What happens when two photographers decide to travel to Yala on an instinct hoping for an experience to cherish! Ruhunu happens and it sweeps you off your feet. Isuru - who co-owns this with Simon was responsive, helpful and considerate when we reached him over...More

    2  Thank YanyaYogi
    Response from SimonCharlesNapier, Owner at Ruhunu Safari CampingResponded 11 October 2017

    Wow, what a wonderfully kind & generous review. Thank you so much for coming to stay with us & thank you for your very kind comments. We really enjoyed your time with us & we're looking forward to seeing your photos. It goes with out...More

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    judyfromoz
    14 April 2017|
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    Hi Judy, thanks for your enquiry. The answer to all your questions is yes. If you stay for 2 nights you can have an afternoon safari on your day of arrival, a morning safari & an afternoon safari the next day & if you would... More
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