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Reviewed 28 September 2016

Based on the reviews on Trip Advisor, we booked two nights at this wonderful bungalow in 2015 for our families which included 6 adults and 3 kids. The entire bungalaow was clean and located in a quiet neighborhood not far from the sacred city. The care taker / owner Mr. Illangakoon is very helpful and did a superb job in...

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Long Beach, California
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We booked two rooms and they each had a great view - over the lake and terrific to watch birds. The gentleman who runs this house is kind and helpful. The bathrooms were nice and clean. The balconies are super. I wish we hadn't been so tired or we would have accepted his invitation to watch the Tour de France...

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Cairns, Australia
Reviewed 2 January 2016

I have seen some reviews suggesting this is a luxury place; it is not. I also had a misconception of the term bungalow; the typical Australian meaning being that of a small self contained (usually one-floor) dwelling; I now understand the term is used differently in Asia and elsewhere. In reality to me it was a B&B, and the cost...

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Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 26 September 2015

Kivga Holiday bunglow is a very good quite place to stay.Owner of the place is very helpful and cheerful person who will do every thing possible to make your stay easier and enjoyble..Rooms are very clean with A/C,Breakfast is quite good and filling. I fully reccommend this place to stay.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2015

Reading other people's review I thought I had arrived in another hotel. Maybe it was because of the low season, I felt like no one (human) had stayed in my room for many weeks. Other residents had taken over. It was all a bit dirty too. I changed hotel the next day. The owner (or person welcoming) was a nice...

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Panadura, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 16 April 2015

Stayed at the Kivga Holiday Bungalow for two nights with family. The bungalow is located very close to the ancient city so travelling to and from the sightseeing wasn't a hassle. Shops and eateries aren't far away either. This house-turned-bungalow had four rooms; one in the ground floor, two in the first floor and another in the third. All rooms...

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Beijing, China
Reviewed 18 March 2015

After checked with the first several resorts or hotels, which were all full, we stepped into this one to meet one old nice man who looked warm, reliable and knowledgeable. He shew us the rooms which were all carefully furnished. The furniture, tables, chairs, washing room, balcony ... were all made of high quality materials and very extremely clean. I...

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Reviewed 9 January 2015 via mobile

We ran into this guest house by accident and were immediately convinced by the friendly, easy going, elderly owner, who also organizes trips on demand, and the great house. Best stay on our 3 week trip.

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St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 26 October 2014

Wonderful,friendly,everytime ready to help You in everything host ,wich is also very skillful in preparing tasty breakfastes! Also I must to add the home is situated in marvelous ,silent place which faces beautiful Lake!

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Reviewed 30 June 2014

Stayed at Kivga Holiday Bungalow with family and I must say that it was such a pleasant stay. It's a very clean place and the rooms are equipped with A/C, ceiling fans, free Wi-Fi, Tea/coffee facility and a nice bathroom with hot water. The service was excellent and we were pleasantly surprised with the nice breakfast spread with local fruits...

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Additional Information about Kivga Holiday Bungalow

Address: 4 C 8, Mihindu Mawatha, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > North Central Province > Anuradhapura
Price Range: £38 - £57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The family room can easily sleep 2 adults and 2 kids with its large bed.”
 of 5 bubbles tharinduk2016, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Go with modest expectations and you will not be disappointed”
 of 5 bubbles michaelbW2016CN, 2 Jan 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles chandimal64v, 26 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room no. 1 (1st floor) offers great views over the lake (including sunrise at about 5:45am). The bathroom has a 2-person whirlpool tub. Seemed to me like the master bedroom of the house.”
  • Sunrise over the lake (Nuwara wewa)
  • Sunrise over the lake (Nuwara wewa)
  • Sunrise over the lake (Nuwara wewa)
  • Sunrise over the lake (Nuwara wewa)
  • Jack tree
  • Whirlpool tub (2-person)
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  • Back garden
 of 5 bubbles sundomain, 16 Apr 2015 | Read review
“If a family, recommend the room on the top floor with the best view. If a couple, the rooms at the 2nd floor will be good.”
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 of 5 bubbles 572yangw, 18 Mar 2015 | Read review
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