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The River House

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  • Average3%
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  • Terrible1%
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28 Jan.29 Jan.
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Reviewed 4 days ago

I had just a few days to unwind in between moving cities and changing jobs, and The River House was the perfect getaway. I was in the incredible Kala suite, complete with private lily-pod pond and garden outside, massive open inside space, and a drop...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

Nestled in the Sri Lankan wilderness lies a beautiful resort from Asia Leisure called the Riverhouse. As the name implies, it is on the banks of a huge river. Surrounded by natural beauty, this unique concept hotel lets you leave all your worries at the...More

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Response from Manager S, Asia Leisure Team at The River HouseResponded 10 July 2017

Dear carleyrudd, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear your stay with us was great. The hotel is located at a calm & quiet surrounding away from the city life. Also can be rates as romantic. This is one of the unique...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the most magical hotel. My boyfriend and I stayed here in between Christmas and New Year and had the most amazing time. The service is brilliant; the staff go above and beyond to make sure you have everything you could ever wish for....More

Thank Olivia R
Response from AsiaLeisureLk, Asia Leisure Team at The River HouseResponded 4 days ago

Dear Olivia, Thank you for choosing Asia Leisure hotels and we really appreciate your wonderful remarks about our hotel. We at The River House always try to make the stay of our guest comfortable and glad to hear we reached it. Shall share your comments...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed at the River House in the magical GIN suite. How to begin about the room? Just exquisite. Comfortable. Absolutely beautifully designed and decorated and we are more than complicated on both fronts. What was wonderful about this property was the intimacy: far from...More

Thank Eileen B
Response from AsiaLeisureLk, Asia Leisure Team at The River HouseResponded 4 days ago

Dear Eileen, Thank you for choosing Asia Leisure hotels and we really appreciate your wonderful remarks about our hotel. We at The River House always try to make the stay of our guest comfortable and glad to hear we reached it. Shall share your comments...More

Reviewed 7 December 2017

This was our first time to the River House and it was an amazing experience. Hashan and his entire team made our stay perfect. He never hesitated on taking care of things for us, everything from what we wanted to eat, getting us a tuc...More

Thank Jennifer C
Response from AsiaLeisureLk, Asia Leisure Team at The River HouseResponded 8 December 2017

Dear guest, Thank you for choosing Asia Leisure hotels and we really appreciate your wonderful remarks about our hotel. We at The River House always try to make the stay of our guest comfortable and glad to hear we reached it. Shall share your comments...More

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USD 203 - USD 398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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USD 203 - USD 398 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Carolina I
12 December 2017|
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We hired driver for our entire trip - which was very economical
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