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KumbukRiver Eco-Extraordinaire

Buttala 07, Sri Lanka
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03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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1 - 5 of 57 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of those places, that makes me feel that all the other hotels I have rated with 5, should have been 4. Or at least TA should have a 5+, just for this place. I visited Kumbuk River Extraordinaire, with wife and two...More

1  Thank Aka2212
Response from kumbukriver2016, Public Relations Manager at KumbukRiver Eco-ExtraordinaireResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much. We would like to see you soon again.

Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We had been looking at Kumbuk River for a few weeks but hadn't got round to booking it! Had We known what was in store We wouldn't have hesitated at all!!! We booked the Tree House Luxuria for our stay at the last minute and...More

1  Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 22 June 2017

4 of us spent two nights at Kumbuk and loved it. Booking was easy and we were given lots of informaiton on how to get there. We stayed in the Elephant Villa and LOVED it. The rooms were spacious and unique, you feel like you...More

1  Thank BlueToesTravel
Reviewed 29 May 2017

My girlfriend and I enjoyed 1 night here in the beautiful elephant villa and were thoroughly impressed with our stay. Situated off the beaten track on the edge of Yala National Park the surroundings are beautiful with plenty of wildlife which we enjoyed around the...More

2  Thank Luke G
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Kumbuk River for just one night on our Sri Lankan travels and this place was by far our favourite. We stayed in the Jungle Lorry, such a unique and different experience. Its a lot nicer than the pictures on here. Mr Gamini,...More

2  Thank Chloe H
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1,395 reviews
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  • USD 166 - USD 263 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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  • Uva Province >
  • Buttala
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BlondeInTheBigWorld
26 July 2017|
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Response from kumbukriver2016 | Property representative |
Yes, there are some activities in the forest including trekking, mud bath or ride in the fisherman's raft. Very often guest get to see lots of elephant within just a few minutes of the resort.
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najmasanai
10 October 2015|
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Response from acmemc | Reviewed this property |
I did not spot any during my visit. But remember you will be inside a jungle so you have to expect surprises. Even if you do, the Srilankan house Lizard (Gecko) is very harmless.
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"Elephant Villa is unique and fun to stay in. You can BYOB if you like as well."
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"If you are a couple, the Tree Luxuria is absolutely amazing"
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"Treehouse has amazing views and Aircon. Elephant Villa and the lorry are unique."
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"Tree Luxuira is the best for a couple. Lorry room is also fine but not spacious as Tree luxuira."
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