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Exeter, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 February 2017

This was a good hotel, good staff and a good restaurant. The pool was lovely although the pool surroundings could do with being better. The beer was expensive as with most hotels in Sri Lanka. The food was of a good standard and not overly expensive. Our only negative thoughts are that it was quite far away from the town...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

I stayed three nights here, and am struggling to find positive things to say. The first room I has allocated overlooked a construction site, had half used toiletries, and pictures hanging off the wall about to fall on top of you. To be fair, they then gave me a different room the next day but except for the view of...

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Thank Chris H
Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 10 February 2017

An oasis in a vast sea of noise and traffic, this hotel is a well located in a mango grove next to some rice fields. Rooms are spacious and well appointed, common areas are welcoming. The elevated dining area offers a beautiful view of the countryside and the pool. Breakfast was excellent.

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Loved this hotel, rooms were comfortable, excellent selection of dishes to choose in the restaurant in the evening & breakfast. The staff were very helpful & always smiling, we used the pool which was very pleasant especially after a long day out sight seeing. At night very quite only thing you could here was crickets & birds early morning. Only...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We stayed for one night at the Thilanka resort while touring Sri Lanka. We thoroughly enjoyed this hotel with its quirky design. The approach is impressive, through groves of mango trees, giving it a nice rural feel. Because of the layout of the site, some rooms are situated a long way from the main reception/restaurant building - but the walk...

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Thank BandNGuildford
Florida
Reviewed 13 January 2017

I loved this hotel. It was very cheap. It has amazing views of the town and the large Buddha. Rooms were a bit dated and the bed was too hard. But it was ok for the price. Restaurant had terrific buffets and excellent service. There is a bar enclosed in glass on the edge of the property with views all...

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Thank angmohgao
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Quiet and peaceful hotel, just 10 min drive to the Dambulla town and the Golden Cave temple. Rooms are quite large and bathroom quite spacious. The walk to the reception and the rooms could be quite difficult for people with walking disabilities.All Deluxe rooms have the same view of vegetations also lots of Mango trees. You could select a room...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights while exploring Dambulla. Rooms are very large and the hotel facilities are very good. The gardens are really nice and as you are quite far from the main road it is very peaceful. Food in the hotel is good, especially the breakfast. Each night they did a buffet or you could order a la...

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Thank Tolington
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

If you need to stay in Dambulla, do stay here. Hotel grounds are spectacular. Very lush and calming. Rooms are decent, and offer most creature comforts (heated shower, comfy bed etc etc.) however no in room wifi is a small problem. Food is not an issue(we are vegetarians) and staff were very attentive. Wifi aside, the large grounds and great...

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

We didn't know what to expect when we booked this hotel but it was a great experience. Small hotel set amid a beautiful mango plantation. Very peaceful and serene surroundings. Food was great too and staffs were very helpful I would strongly recommend this place to explore dambulla

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free Internet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Boutique hotel- 24 luxury Suites with AC, fan, TV, DVD, mini bar, safe, telephone, WIFI, jacuzzi or plunge pool. Ayurveda spa, restaurant, bar, swimming pool, tennis and colleyball located in a 25 acre orchard with 2 rivers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Thilanka Resort and Spa

Address: 51 Godawalayaya | Morogollawa, Dambulla 21100, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
Price Range: €51 - €235 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Thilanka Resort and Spa 3.5*
Number of rooms: 24
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Also Known As:
Thilanka Hotel Dambulla
Hotel Style:
#2 Romantic Hotel in Dambulla
#3 Top resorts Hotel in Dambulla
#4 Family Hotel in Dambulla
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“If you have trouble walking ask for a room closer to the reception”
RTraveller17, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Most of the rooms are well positioned, they are building several more rooms but the work didn't interfere with our stay.”
tageen1, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Half board recommended as not near any other restaurant.”
Jivivian54, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“ask for a room with a view or at the ground level next to the bar”
angmohgao, 12 Jan 2017 | Read review
“.A room closer to the reception and restaurant”
shamalid, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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