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Kalla Bongo Lake Resort

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22/8 K, Field View Baddegama Road, Nalagasdeniya, Hikkaduwa 80240 Sri Lanka See on map
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Breakfast included
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews beautiful lake tuk tuk peace and serenity rooms overlooking off the beaten track total relaxation monitor lizards sri lankan omelette enjoyable stay hikkaduwa town nice pool low season comfortable rooms fantastic location small hotel mosquito net melvin
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

We had the middle one of 5 rooms overlooking the lake/lagoon. Beautiful setting with your own small verandah. Saw a wealth of wildlife including monitor lizards, iguanas, birds and palm squirrels. Lovely pool which was very warm, hotel staff attentive and helpful. Room was large...More

1  Thank MrsDeeW
Reviewed 20 January 2018

Tucket away in the midst of nature, ride on the lagoon bank, away from the hustle bustle of main town. The approach road is a bit troublesome though. Reasonably priced and ever smiling staff. Owner, Melvin Janssen, who runs the place is very accommodating and...More

1  Thank Prakash M
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

Very nice property with lake front rooms, a nice pool, good restaurant & a friendly staff. For anyone who wants to enjoy peace & quiet after being in hustle bustle hikkaduwa, this is the place. Tuk tuk is very affordable for when you want to...More

1  Thank Lindamlynski
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We stayed at Kalla Bongo for one night. This hotel is a little off the beaten track, 10 minutes away from Hikkaduwa by tuk-tuk. It is certainly away from the crowds and is set on the gorgeous lake. On arrival the staff were helpful. Our...More

Thank Vero S
Reviewed 3 January 2018

Splendid views of the lake, clean, well kept rooms with panoramic windows. Helpful management and staff, good food (although might be considered to by slightly pricey). Good pool and lounge area, canoes are available for a paddle round the lake. Would stay here again.

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Description
Kalla Bongo Lake Resort has 15 rooms: 10 pool rooms, adjacent to the pool with a fresh appearance and 5 lagoon rooms, adjacent to the lagoon with a classic interior and bath tub.Other hotel facilities are More lobby, à la carte restaurant, bar, swimming pool, canoes, games for children.The magnificent view over the lagoon, the utmost calm, peaceful and natural environment give the hotel a unique character and allow the guests to recover from their busy life.Good quality is a key element for the hotel and cleanliness, freshness, familiar and personal service are the defining themes.The hotel is located at Hikkaduwa Ganga, a large lagoon which is connected to the sea. The location is about 2,5 kilometres from the centre of Hikkaduwa, only 10 minutes by car or three-wheeler. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Romantic
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Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$77 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kalla Bongo Lake Hotel Hikkaduwa
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Hikkaduwa
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Romantic
,
Family
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
US$77 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Kalla Bongo Lake Hotel Hikkaduwa
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Hikkaduwa
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Dining (17)
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AnkurSeth09
9 November 2016|
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Response from KallaBongoLakeResort | Property representative |
Dear Sir, Madam, Thank you for your inquiry for room tariffs and availability at our hotel. We do have rooms available on the dates mentioned in your inquiry. Please let me know your email address and I will send further... More
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19 August 2015|
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Dear Sir, Madam, Thank you for your message. Our email service and telephone are working. I do apologize for that your attempts to contact us were not successful and I will check what the reason is for this. Please refer... More
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"Take the lagoon view rooms"
prakashm146
19 Jan 2018
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"Lake view rooms are good!"
veros18
3 Jan 2018
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"All rooms have lake views."
190817Dave
3 Jan 2018
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"One of the 5 lake front"
Sulwen1
10 Jun 2017
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