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The Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort

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Room & Suite (126)
Pool & Beach (64)
Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good40%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“one night”(76 reviews)
“national park”(113 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed yesterday

Very warm welcome and impressed with the spacious room with outside terrace. Stayed on half board basis and enjoyed evening buffer which offered choice of western and Sri Lankan food. Hotel provided a breakfast 'to go' due to our early start in the morning. The...More

Thank Coxie7777
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed just one night at this resort on our recent trip to Sri Lanka. The room was spacious and clean and tidy. Large bathroom. Balcony out to the gardens. It was great swimming in the pool watching the monkeys play on the roof, squirrels running...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for lunch here and the place is clean. Ordered western and thai food which is not bad. Reasonable price too. Service is good. The menu has a lot of western choices . There is a Asian menu too. It is a good stop for...More

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed one night. Rooms are badly equipped and have bare concrete floors and walls. It feels a bit like being in a cell block , I imagine! Service was willing but ineffective. The evening food was not too bad but the breakfast was shocking,...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading the reviews of this place we did not have high hopes however with very limited options in the area we thought this was going to be our best bet...the room is large but old and outdated, the bathroom is in dire need of...More

Thank Rach198813
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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Internet
Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$105 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$105 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (540)
Room & Suite (126)
Pool & Beach (64)
Dining (14)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Jennifer F
15 June 2018|
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Response from kathmccowen | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I was a guest at the hotel and was on a private tour so suggest you contact the hotel directly Kath
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Euanedwards
30 April 2018|
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Response from kathmccowen | Reviewed this property |
Hi there We were there on a half board basis so not sure how much dinner was. You could choose from the a la carte or the buffet. We did have a couple of light lunches and Lion beer and don't think that was more that about... More
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Chamali D
19 August 2017|
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Response from Marx R | Reviewed this property |
Raining. You can see lots of Elephants.
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"The quieter rooms would be further away from the pool area."
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"If you can go for the suite"
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"Book close to the pool for easy access"
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"Try for a room on different levels - don't know whether they are all like this"
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