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The Lion Rock Hotel

183 Thalkote Road | Ehelagala, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average21%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at the Lion Rock hotel and really enjoyed our stay. The hotel is located within walking distance to the Sigiriya Rock. Bedrooms are clean and comfortable and set in a wooded area frequented by giant squirrels. Bathrooms plumbing could be improved...More

Thank Mathilde1804
Reviewed 1 November 2017 via mobile

My two nights at the Lion Rock Hotel, just a short walk from the entrance to Sigiriya, were amongst my most fondly remembered from my recent trip to Sri Lanka. On my final night, the owner, Sampath, invited me to join him for dinner and...More

Thank domtul
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We stayed two nights in this hotel and it was most definitely our favourite accomodation of our whole trip. The bungalow type buildings with 4 seperate rooms each had aircon and are very spacious, clean and comfortable. The swimming pool is small, but kept perfectly...More

Thank xellebelx
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Clean rooms, refreshing swimming pool after whole day of climbing is amazing. One of the best rice and curry in Sri Lanka. I feel in love in grilled ginger fish. Service is very friendly. Close to the Sigiriyia Rock. Highly recommend :) Enjoy your stay.

Thank Karo P
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Nice 2 floor houses, set amid green scenery. With a small, but clean swimmingpool. In the morning there are monkeys to wake you up :-) Very good restaurant with a superb food (try fish with ginger and garlic!)

Thank Piotr O
  • Top amenities
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Price range
  • US$38 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Number of rooms
  • 6
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  • Location
  • Sri Lanka >
  • Central Province >
  • Sigiriya
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Pool & Beach (3)
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"Different type of rooms available. AC or fan only"
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"downstairs if you want to avoid the monkeys on the roof"
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"No elevators. Nice rooms. Good Service. Friendly."
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"Some rooms, and accesses are under trees which need pruning to allow light, and to avoid getting even wetter"
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