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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 3 weeks ago
suesalford
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Salford, United Kingdom
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Disappointing

Maybe I missed something but the place is not attractive and the man's pool looks well rank. Much... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2018
the_finchley_lees
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North London
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Keerimalai Hot springs, Jaffna 40000, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago 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

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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

Thank the_finchley_lees
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.

1  Thank Tim H
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

Thank AxelB1359
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

Thank mgs2702
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.

Thank Kenneth S
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 Ruchitha K
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

This hot springs are with Good blessings when you have a bath according to rituals. There are two sides to ladies and gents . Have faith in the religion and have a bath

1  Thank CK R
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