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Scotland
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Reviewed 25 February 2016

Tucked away from the main Bentota road, this little hotel (which is also the berth for the actual Boathouse on the Lake) has a lot to commend it. Quiet, peaceful and uncomplicated. Our room was a reasonable size, had aircon, fan and mosquito net for the bed - a sensible idea being so close to the lake and the broad... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 14 August 2015

Dedduwa Boathouse based in Bentota is a hide away retreat located 10 minutes drive from Bentota town. Though the property doesn't have a pool or beach front, its more of a place to disconnect from your iphone/android devices and get busy with a book or 2. The food is very basis and so are the rooms. The property isn’t luxurious... More 

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Thank sajidxk9
Kuwait City, Kuwait
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2013

A small, quiet retreat with kind and helpful staff. We spent 6 days at Dedduwa and loved every minute of it. The rooms are simple and clean with everything you need. We spent a lot of time sitting on the room terrace drinking tea and reading. The staff were so helpful - breakfast, lunch and dinner were great with the... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 15 April 2012

The grounds are really lovely. The room are very clean with nice touches such as flowers. The hotel is quite secluded and private which is nice although it is necessary to get a three wheeler to the beach. The staff were helpful. The food was overpriced but excellent (if you say you want it hot it will be VERY hot).... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 January 2012

Really lovely place, recently taken over by jetwing so our driver had a bit of trouble finding it. Lovely and quiet, great breakfast and dinner (you need to bring your own beer or wine if you want to partake but they will happily refrigerate for you.) The rooms and bathrooms are very clean, having tea making facilites in the rooms... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dedduwa Boat House rests shrouded in lush foliage right on the Dedduwa River. With an incredibly warm, tranquil ambience and the breathtaking view of the Dedduwa River it is indeed a place to feel at peace and at one with your surroundings. Dedduwa Boat House is approximately 80 km South of Colombo International Airport and 70km from Colombo. The boat house sits within a land area of approximately half an acre which includes the villa and its surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dedduwa Boat House

Address: 449/1, Dedduwa, Haburugala, Bentota, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range: £30 - £36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Dedduwa Boat House 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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