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Amazing Private Boutique Villa

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From pool to river
House from the river
Merry Christmas 2015
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Overview
3 bedrooms
3 bathrooms
6 guests
2 nights minimum
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Riverview House guarantees complete privacy and tranquility in a spectacular natural setting. with full AC and free wifi throughout. The three tiered garden provides arresting panoramic views of the river as does the 15m infinity pool that bisects the garden. Each of the three luxury bedroom suites has direct garden access while 2 of the rooms have private verandahs. Sit back and let the amazing scenery delight you. Recent guest comments; 'We had an amazing experience thanks to the hospitable and kind staff' Ben and Christina. USA '...we really enjoyed everything here. The view is amazing, staffs are super friendly, food is wonderful' Raphael and Lisa. Singapore 'This is quite simply the most fantastic villa we have ever stayed in. The three bedrooms are all superb and the situation by...Riverview House guarantees complete privacy and tranquility in a spectacular natural setting. with full AC and free wifi throughout. The three tiered garden provides arresting panoramic views of the river as does the 15m infinity pool that bisects the garden. Each of the three luxury bedroom suites has direct garden access while 2 of the rooms have private verandahs. Sit back and let the amazing scenery delight you. Recent guest comments; 'We had an amazing experience thanks to the hospitable and kind staff' Ben and Christina. USA '...we really enjoyed everything here. The view is amazing, staffs are super friendly, food is wonderful' Raphael and Lisa. Singapore 'This is quite simply the most fantastic villa we have ever stayed in. The three bedrooms are all superb and the situation by the river is ideal' Caroline. UK 'What a wonderful place, Thank you for everything.' Patrice, France 'A beautiful house in a beautiful location! we have enjoyed a wonderful holiday in this idyllic place. The service has been excellent and the food first class' Rebecca and John. UK 'A wonderful, quiet house to relax. Great pool, excellent food and great service' The Grigsons. Australia. 'Paradise found, literally, within the grounds of the Riverview House. Beautiful views, spacious and luxurious rooms, delicious food and excellent service' Brett, Karen, Joanna and Stephen. UK 'We felt at home the moment we arrived and were literally waited on hand and foot' Emma and Damien. UK and France. 'We a couple almost 80 years old have stayed here 14 days and are very satisfied with the premises and staff' Gunilla and Jorgen, Sweden. 'This is a superb villa in a beautiful setting' Henry, UK 'Our highlights included monkeys in our garden and bathing an elephant just along by the river. we will be back'. The Sullivans. Australia More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
3 Attached (ensuite)
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About the Owner
Andrew D
Languages spoken:German, Russian, English, Italian, French, Spanish
Response Rate:74%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:November 2012
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

While the setting is very tranquil , the villa spacious with lovely furniture, the local manager can not be trusted as he charges double for any additional transport requests you may have including the river safari and the transfer from the airport in spite of...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank MelissaT182
Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

We, two couples of the Netherlands, had a fantastic stay at the Riverview House at the Laguna in Ambalangoda ( 1 1/2 hour drive south from Colombo). A very friendly and helpfull staff and delicious Sri Lankan food. Thank you to Dudley, Chintha and Mithila....More

Date of stay: May 2016
Thank Pimxaja
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Reviewed 2 June 2014

What a find, everybody's first instinct is to head to the coast but just 10 minutes inland we found perfect tranquility on the banks of the river. Peace and quiet, perfect service, what more could you ask for!

Date of stay: February 2014
1  Thank Lou_Ann_Trips
Liam Newman
Australia
Reviewed 25 November 2012

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Date of stay: March 2012
A FlipKey verified reviewer
Austria
Reviewed 23 November 2012

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Date of stay: October 2012
Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Air Conditioning
Balcony
Grill
Blender
Boat Available
Books
Ceiling Fans
Dishwasher
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Garage
Housekeeping Included
Internet Access
Kettle
Linens Provided
Microwave
Outdoor Dining Area
Patio
Porch
Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Garden
Staffed Property
Cooker
Telephone
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Water Views
Waterfront
Fishing Nearby
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
Corporate Bookings
Long Term Rentals (Over 1 Month)
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
A Winter Sun Getaway
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Is this holiday rental large?YesNoUnsure
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About the neighbourhood
Riverview House is quietly situated on the banks of the Madu Ganga River amongst possibly one of the last remaining tracts of pristine mangrove forest in Sri Lanka yet within an hour of Colombo courtesy of the new Expressway. Secluded yet safe, the loudest sounds you hear will be from the wide variety of birdlife. Recent expressway developments now mean that unspoilt destinations such as these are for the first time within 60 minutes of the capital Colombo. Now you can escape to the country with convenience. This property is a get away from it all luxury residence on the river and delta known as the Madu Ganga. Despite the rapid development in the country most people living in and around the Madu Ganga still engage in traditional methods of catching fish such as floating rods and s...
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