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Kalundewa Retreat

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Kalundewa Road Dambulu Oya, Dambulla 2206 Sri Lanka See on map
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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
4.5 Star accommodation
7 Oct8 Oct
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Kalundewa retreat was totally magical. When we arrived in Dambulla it’s a hot, busy, smelly through road filled with buses and lorries. You would never expect that 15 mins in a tuk tuk would take you to totally peace and serenity. The wild life is...More

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Response from KManager, Manager at Kalundewa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued customer Thank you very much for the lovely review about your recent stay at Kalundewa Retreat. Our whole team is happy in reading the favorable comments. It's glad to note that you have enjoyed the natural sorrounding, birdwatching and cycling. Our location dining...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at Kalundewa Retreat for two nights on our honeymoon in August. Excellent staff - nothing is too much trouble. Very remote and peaceful - lovely place to relax and enjoy the scenery. The Bikes to get around the 110 acre estate were amazing...More

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Response from KManager, Manager at Kalundewa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Dear valued customer Thank you very much for your recent stay and sharing your holiday experience at Kalundewa Retreat. We are very please to note that you have enjoyed our services and the surrounding during your two nights visit. As you have mentioned all of...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately we only could spend just two nights in this retreat. Immensely nice staff. The second day we came back from the Temple Caves (do visit!). They had prepared a dinner for us on a small boat near the restaurant area. The kitchen by the...More

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Response from KManager, Manager at Kalundewa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest Thank you very much for the encouraging review about Kalundewa Retreat. Glad to note that you have enjoyed our boat dining option and food. Kalundewa special rice & curry is very unique and colorful. Thanks again for the lovely comments. We hope you...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We spent our last 3 days of our honeymoon in Kalundewa Retreat. The first night we spent at the "Kambuk chalet" and the second night at the "flowding villa". Both of the rooms was unique, private and amazing experience. Both rooms are located in the...More

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Response from KManager, Manager at Kalundewa RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest WOW! What a wonderful comment about Kalundewa Retreat. Thank you very much for the detailed description about your memorable honeymoon stay. The intention of "Kalundewa team" is to provide a unique and a personalised service to our customers. We remember you loved staying...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As others have mentioned, Kalundewa is a beautiful and unique resort. There are merely 7 rooms, soon to be 9, spread across many acres of greenery with red dirt roads intersecting the farmland. If you are looking for tranquility, beauty, and a nice meal to...More

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It’s a mere 4 hour drive from Colombo, hidden away within the beautiful village of Kalundewa in the historic town of Dambulla. As you drive in through the narrow footpath unwinding at its entrance, the ...More reception area greets you with its strikingly open structure made possible with a blend of wood, steel and glass. Facing the reception is the lake and the wooden platform reaching out into the calm waters surrounded by Kumbuk trees, sit in the lounge and take in the picturesque lake nestling cozily amongst a ring of mountains listening to the soft musical bird-songs. Less
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Sri Lanka > Central Province > Dambulla
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We had a driver but sure if a taxi would take you that far
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"Damunu is large room on top of two others with incredible views. The view is the best on the property."
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"Bakmee chalets (upper and lower) for a family or group of friends."
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"The Kumbuk chalet is the most beautiful room they have, with a private pool and amazing surroundings."
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"All rooms seemed great, but I think nothing compares to the floating villas."
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