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Ranweli Holiday Village

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Overview
Ranweli Hotel Road, Waikkal 61110 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We chose ranweli for our honeymoon resort due to wanting somewhere less big brand & more traditional sri lankan. The little ferry across the river was a lovely touch & made it feel a bit more secluded which was nice. Check in was quick, we...More

Thank Rachael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ranweli is the best place of stay in holiday. The location very nice. And we are very happy to enjoy delicious food very interested. And they have srilankan food corner and western food corner. And also the staff smiling and very helpful. We recommend ranweli...More

Thank thusitha i
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is situated in a beautiful serene island. It’s an entirely new experience getting in with a ferry. The hotel is old and maintained averagely. The rooms are cottages and gives ample privacy and comfort. It has a private beach and you can enjoy...More

Thank janjeewa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

worse experience ever I had today in ranwali holiday village.. today me and my family went to lunch buffet. service was horable.. we waited almost one hour and 45 minutes for chicken and pork devil nothing going well there... prices are too expensive ( two...More

Thank VishK22
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Four of us stayed here for a wedding in nearby Negombo. Ranweli holiday village offers picturesque beach views and a well groomed bungalow campus. The punt river crossing is at first unique but does lose it's appeal the more it is needed. The dwellings were...More

Thank Mike S
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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
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Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$45 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$45 - US$140 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (955)
Room & Suite (184)
Pool & Beach (170)
Dining (47)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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vikkiorange
Hi, Me and my partner are staying here in 2 weeks time and have just come across the really bad reviews. We are now worrying about our stay rather than being excited about it. We booked this hotel 10 Months ago and absolutely love the idea of how remote it seems and how they're huts to stay in ( We have Sea Facing Standard Bungalow) the beautiful scenery and how you need to cross a river to get to it. Are the poor reviews about the run down building, cleanliness & poor service something to worry about? Anyone able to give an accurate picture of what to expect? We are even thinking about changing hotels and paying extra to go somewhere else. It is going to be our last chance to be able to travel for many years and would hate it to be ruined. I think we're more concerned of the cleanliness and how other travellers have described staff as rude; we've paid hell of a lot and would hate to receive poor service. Advice to Stay and give them a chance or to avoid at all costs would be a great help.
30 August 2018|
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Response from cmort69 | Reviewed this property |
The staff and hotel are fabulous it was very clean and well looked after, it is an old hotel but very well maintained, we had the best time of our lives so relaxing and worth every penny you will enjoy. Don’t take any... More
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HungryForMoreMum
28 March 2018|
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Response from Asela P | Reviewed this property |
Ferry is free provided by the hotel. Think you will need 30-45mins to pass through immigration and collect bags. Then another 30-45mins maybe to get to the hotel. You can either arrange for airport pickup by the hotel or get... More
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CDT1970
4 February 2018|
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Response from Andrea C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, It’s not huge but it does
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Room Tips
"Ask for refurbished rooms, even if far from reception."
NeilPerera
30 Aug 2018
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"All rooms are chalets/cabanas. Ask for sea view."
chamaragms
12 Aug 2018
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"Sea View Bungalows 106 and 114 are the best."
105sharminis
4 Aug 2018
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"The bungalows have the views to the sea. You can see and listened always the sea"
JudTurku
4 Jun 2018
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