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Polwaththa Eco Lodges

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69/1 Wepathana, Kandy via Digana, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka See on map
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Free Internet
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a most surprising location. We wanted to do some trekking and be amongst the ‘real Sri Lanka’ and we couldn’t have had a better experience. Accomodation was basic, but clean and eco friendly. Monkeys played in the trees outside all the time! View...More

Thank Tieps
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

We are a family of four (kids age 11+13) that stayed at Polwaththa Eco Lodge 3 nights in July 2018. Rooms are very simple and hot water is rear, so if you are looking for luxury stay, you should probably go elsewhere. If you on...More

Thank Lars N
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Even though I stayed just one night, i enjoyed the unique accommodation - functional but comfortable, great meals with a home-cooked flavor of large sized portions. I had an amazing birding experience in the morning -it was amazing, I really think the eco-concept is impressive...More

Thank paulmnav
Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 12 July 2018

Hi Paulmnav, Thank you for your encouraging words. We always suggest staying for at least 2 nights to get the best experience but I am glad you enjoyed your stay. Perhaps you can visit us again for some bird watching and a trek in the...More

Reviewed 1 July 2018

If you want a) an escape for the hassle or stress of a city b) some of the best Sri Lankan cooking you can image (LOVE the eggplant dish!) c) a peaceful haven amidst a natural setting then this could be the place for you....More

Thank MRinNY
Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 2 July 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your great review - it was a pleasure having you here. We are glad that we could offer you a true Sri Lankan experience and we hope that you will visit us again. P.s phone connections and wifi are available...More

Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

The Eco Lodge was exactly that. The rooftop accommodation surrounded by rain forest was a delight. The room had everything that we needed and was very cosy. The work being carried out by the owners in preserving the nature is commendable. The service from Charles...More

Thank Alcofrolic
Response from Nihal E, Owner at Polwaththa Eco LodgesResponded 26 June 2018

Thank you for your positive review. Your appreciation of Charles, our Guide, means a lot to all of us, since he is a villager - a confirmation of how the locals can contribute towards sustainable tourism, the heart of our operations.

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Description
Polwaththa offers a tropical island holiday experience in the relaxed, natural setting of a Kandyan jungle while giving you the personal attention you deserve, served in a traditional style. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Concierge
Golf course
Laundry Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$64 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
12
Price range
US$64 - US$112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Central Province > Kandy District > Kandy
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Traveller (228)
Room & Suite (43)
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Contact
69/1 Wepathana, Kandy via Digana, Kandy 20000 Sri Lanka
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Getting there
Polgolla Reservoir Airport6 mi
Castlereigh Reservoir Water Airport34 mi
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pattnarr
28 December 2014|
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Response from Nihal E | Property representative |
Hi there, It was been pouring down in most parts of the island but news is that the rains will stop in the coming days with sunshine predicted in the Kandy region. Bare in mind that forecasts can be wrong but its looking... More
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"if possible ,ask for a lake view room"
MariaFood
7 Feb 2018
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"The superior lodges have nicer outlooks"
ChloeM88
15 Oct 2017
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"ask for newer property, older accommodation just a bit too rustic"
TTate
9 Jul 2017
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"You can choose for a lodge with view on Victoria Lake, or over looking the jungle( good for..."
Ineke18989
1 Apr 2017
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