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    Kalu's Hideaway

    Walawegama | Udawalawe, Uda Walawe National Park 00300, Sri Lanka
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
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    Reviewed 14 May 2016

    We stayed here only one night, fortunately, on our tour, Reception was good and welcoming, but there it stopped. The room, in the main building, was dark and gloomy, smelled damp and musty and there was a single bed impeding access to the bathroom. I...More

    1  Thank Jack J
    Reviewed 8 May 2016 via mobile

    We had dinner at Kalu's. The place is a treat for cricket lovers and specially for Sri Lankan supporters. The interior is great. Food was also delicious. We tried traditional food. It was a delight to be there. If you are lucky you may meet...More

    Thank Mabel D
    Reviewed 5 May 2016

    A small hotel with a nice infinity pool overlooking the river. It was not busy in mid April. The communal areas are spacious and the service is good. The food is reasonable but not as exceptional as in many other similarly sized hotels. Breakfast after...More

    Thank af5940
    Reviewed 4 May 2016 via mobile

    I read the reviews sitting by the pool. Its not a chain hotel. So don't expect samey treatment. Its quirky. Food reasonable. Room clean. Infinity pool great The only downside are the small bugs which are attracted to the lights after dark. They don't bite...More

    Thank Katogirly
    Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

    From the moment you walk in to this lovely hotel, you are greeted by the friendliest, helpful, and delightful staff. This continues throughout your stay and makes this hotel a most relaxing and an enjoyable place to stay. The location is ideal for a relaxing...More

    Thank Erosha F
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
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    • Spa
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    • USD 74 - USD 93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Uda Walawe National Park
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    sj112
    19 November 2016|
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    Response from Mal_Ira_Vin | Reviewed this property |
    I'm really sorry...I have missed your note...yes you can contact me on my gmail. I hope I'm not too late on responding...and will be glad to help you in anyway possible
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    27 June 2016|
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    Response from JulieH6061 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes they do provide driver accommodation but it is sometimes best to phone ahead and check they have some available as they can get very busy at times.
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    "We only had the room above the restaurant which was great."
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    "We had a chalet which is excellent and among the trees."
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    "Chalet 1 was brilliant"
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