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    Rafters Retreat

    Hilland Group, Kitulgala 71720, Sri Lanka
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    8/10/2017 9/10/2017
    Traveller (176)
    Room & Suite (31)
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    • Excellent29%
    • Very good44%
    • Average13%
    • Poor12%
    • Terrible2%
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    Breakfast included
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 109 reviews

    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    This place is exactly what it is called: a retreat for rafters. It is quite basic, certainly not a resort. Situated just next to the river means: great views but also quite some noise from the water. The bungalows have no glass windows, so the...More

    1  Thank folker_lamote
    Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

    This is a huge bungalow built about 200 years back and is now managed by someone from the family. However, the property is very ill-kept. There is massive potential to tap here. Tall old trees are home to various creatures but the eco system balance...More

    1  Thank rcm497
    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    We went as part of a package - we loved the rafting which was well organised and fun. The guide was good natured and worked hard to make it enjoyable. However the accommodation was very basic. Not in itself a problem but everything was damp...More

    Thank Jansreviews
    Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

    The hotel is at the riverside. We stayed in a room at the river with an amazing view. So beautiful!! Everything is clean, good food. No pool but you can swim in the river. They organize rafting tours which are great and I strongly recommend!!!

    2  Thank PBTN
    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    It's just next to the river with easy access to the river. The entire setting is in tune with nature. Rooms are half open and small but neat and clean. The food was very good, not a big range though. People are very friendly and...More

    1  Thank Yohan T
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
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    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
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    • Restaurant
    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Sabaragamuwa Province >
    • Kitulgala
    • Also Known As
    • Rafters Retreat Hotel Kitulgala
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    Traveller (176)
    Room & Suite (31)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Dining (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (124)
    Bathroom (13)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
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    Osamah S
    30 April 2017|
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    Response from Nimesh W | Reviewed this property |
    Absolutely yes you can do the rafting with them. Morning time is always preferable as the water flow is bit high that time (if you want to enjoy the rafting its a must) and you wont feel much heat in d morning usually.Enjoy
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    "Ask to be closer to the main pavilion - when it gets dark it's hard to see."
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    "Be sure you are a out and out nature lover."
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    "Nice place in Sri Lanka."
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    "All the rooms are facing the river and a part of the nature in every signle way starting from the entrance to..."
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