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Gem River Edge - Eco Home and Safari

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All reviewssri lankayala parkbeautiful placeeco homepicnic breakfastjeep driverveggie foodcold showermosquito netevery cornerlocal lakehalf day visitfood was absolutely amazingfiltered waterbeautiful junglerooms are smallloved watching the monkeys
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

Beautiful, warm, inspiring, awesome. Made by and for those who love nature and like to pamper guests. To enjoy in all aspects-nature-wildlife because it offers safaris-diving into the river that runs through the property or ... ' ´ dolce fare niente. I loved it.

Thank appaulapires
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the eco home for a 2night stop off on the way to Galle. Originally we were going to do Yala safari but after reading reviews decided that our experience in Udawalawa was enough! The eco home is beautiful and in an amazing...More

Thank anniewalker90
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Selected hotel since it's a bit off the beaten safari tourism track at Yala National Park. Hotel: Was set up very eco-friendly next to the Gem river in the beautiful wild of Sri Lanka. The hotel was clean, had mosquito nets for the bed and...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

My girlfriend and I showed up here and we're greeted by a very friendly young woman with fluent English. She showed us to our rooms and showed us the property, which reminds me as a secret woodland elf village tucked away in the sun drenched...More

Thank Joe A
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We had a comfortable stay at Gem River. Kataragama is slightly out of the main tourist drag compared to other places we stayed (Ella, Kandy, Galle). Definitely make a trip to the evening ceremony at the Buddhist and Hindu temple. The food for dinner was...More

Thank Edmund P
Response from gemriveredge, Owner at Gem River Edge - Eco Home and SafariResponded 8 May 2017

Dear guest. Thank you very much for your review. We are happy that you enjoyed and appreciate our Eco lodge and natural surrounding. We are glad to share with all our Eco design/landscape and traditional wood fire cooking methods. We consider that our prices are...More

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US$38 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$38 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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ahamer1986
25 February 2017|
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Dear guest, DO you have a reservation with us? Kindly let me know and i'll inform you. The laundry service depends on the package of our guest. Thanks and looking forward to welcome you and share this nature. B regards GRE
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"Upstairs with veranda"
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"We had the family room with two bedrooms which was amazing."
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