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You can bathe in the pool.The sea looks rough .There is a Hindu temple nearby.This is out of the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Separate Pools for men and women's with a holiday feel beach

These pools close to the Hindu temple, have quite a holiday feel to them as the butt up against the... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
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Salford, United Kingdom
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Keerimalai Hot springs, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 30 January 2014

A swim in the sacred pond having healing powers... I was lucky to be one of the people who have been here, more so ever I had gone there on a weekday so there weren't many people, I really enjoyed swimming in the pond, the...More

3  Thank DARSHAN_PENDSE
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

This is situated at Keerimalai which is about 17 KM from Jaffna town presently the road was very well done and you can reach within 30 minutes ( Jaffna KKS road) There are ample public transport available. It is very close to Kankeasathurai Railway station....More

3  Thank Aadhes
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You can bathe in the pool.The sea looks rough .There is a Hindu temple nearby.This is out of the city centre but close to the airport.

Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed 12 September 2018

We visited the Keerimalai hot springs whilst passing on a scooter from Pedro Point to the Jaffna islands out to the west. Would thoroughly recommend for a brief stop off; there are no tourists only Sri Lankan locals. I went in the male baths and...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

These pools close to the Hindu temple, have quite a holiday feel to them as the butt up against the beach, with a pilgrims hostel and facilities close by. There are often busloads of people getting out to go to the temple and many take...More

1  Thank suesalford
Reviewed 17 August 2018 via mobile

Maybe I missed something but the place is not attractive and the man's pool looks well rank. Much better places to go along coast road

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Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

If this is your thing, you’ll have a wonderful time. Otherwise, you might be better off staying in bed. It really is a waste of time.

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Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

The springs are on the other side of the small peninsula so we took the scooter there. I was really excited but a bit disappointed when we arrived. I had hoped for it to be more than it was. What you get: local bathing spot...More

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Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

It is quite a long way from Jaffna and also tucked away - do need to ask your way around . Separate “ponds” for men and women - but without much background one is unsure what to do . Legend has it that a dip...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018

I didn't go inside, but it looked very interesting to see a hotel spring next to the sea and the water is flowing into the sea. People bathing in the pool making it dirty and tourist unfriendly.

Thank arinds
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Lots of history behind this place. Most visitors are locals. The surrounding sea area is also beautiful.

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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Loved it, please tryto go as early as possible to enjoy the beauty and peasfulness.very well maintained. Helpful staff appointment by the local government. I would love if they let families to go together.

Thank Ruchi-kurera
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