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Ranweli Holiday Village

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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“across the river”(31 reviews)
“deluxe bungalow”(20 reviews)
“eco resort”(11 reviews)
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What's included
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
Poolside Bar
Concierge
Spa
3 Star Hotel
Ranweli Holiday Village is an eco-friendly resort located on a 22-acre peninsula where mangrove forests and winding rivers converge to meet the sea. Located only 18 kms from Colombo's International Airport, Ranweli is the perfect base to explore the fascinating history, culture and...
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Location and contact
Ranweli Hotel Road, Waikkal 61110, Sri Lanka
13 km to Bandaranayake Intl Airport
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I was there with my family this weekend. You need to take all your luggage by your self. The front desk girl was not helpful. Rooms was very good I have to say that. Food is not bad. Had to ask several times to have...More

Thank Darshana3d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms were fine, pretty basic but clean. Stunning setting, only accesible by raft/ferry which was pretty cool and different. My main issue was customer service. Do not stay here if you can't handle being hassled for tips, even when customer service has been average at...More

Thank rlhh21
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'm highly recommended this hotel. I was stay at the hotel in two full days & it is really nice. Pool area, bar and lobby is actually nice to stay all the day. And also beach area is really good & clean place. Specially infrant...More

Thank Isuru Gayan J
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Ranweli hotel, is an isolated point of the population, on an island in front of the sea. to access it, there is a ferry or raft from the same hotel that crosses the famous Dutch channel. The hotel has had better moments, you can tell,...More

Thank JudTurku
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

Arrived at the ranweli village and was greeted by the ferry man so friendly and what lovely way to start , reception ladies helpful and porters can’t do enough x Was shown deluxe and standard rooms only difference was the shower rooms had been done...More

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Ranweli Holiday Village is an eco-friendly resort located on a 22-acre peninsula where mangrove forests and winding rivers converge to meet the sea. Located only 18 kms from Colombo's International Airport, ...More Ranweli is the perfect base to explore the fascinating history, culture and nature of Sri Lanka. The hotel is on Waikkal Beach & provides bungalows & rooms with a private bathroom. The resort has an outdoor pool and its own restaurant & bar. Each bungalow / room is air-conditioned, has a safe, sitting area and telephone. The attached bathroom includes a hot/cold shower. Guests can enjoy a beach volleyball, billiards or table tennis at Ranweli. Water activities such as paddle boating, canoeing and kayaking are available. Ranweli is able to organize boat rides and bird watching tours. You can experience multi-cuisine dishes at the buffets of the resort's restaurant & a variety of liquor is served at the pool bar. Less
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Beachfront
Free Internet
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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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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527Nigel
20 January 2018|
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Response from Daniel19721972 | Reviewed this property |
The TV's in the hotel are old, so don't know if they have the right connection interface (if they have one)! This hotel isn't the right place to use innovative soft and hardware!
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"The bungalows have the views to the sea. You can see and listened always the sea"
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"The standard rooms are basic and most have no view... on arrival we were advised to upgrade at reception..."
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"Choose one of the rooms that are closer to the beach"
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