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    Back of Beyond - Pidurangala

    Kurulu Uyana, Vihara Mawatha | Pidurangala, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent64%
    • Very good20%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “eco lodge” (8 reviews)
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    Free Parking
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    3 Star Hotel
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    Back of Beyond - Dehigaha Ela
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    Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

    Back-of-beyond is an interesting and very relaxing hotel. With only 4 or 5 rooms it is very peaceful and quiet as it is set in amongst the forest at the foot of Pidurangala rock. The tree house room is fantastic with a real natural feel....More

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    Reviewed 10 December 2015 via mobile

    I stayed here for 4 nights as a base to see Dambulla, sigirya and pollonuwara. The secluded wooden location is gorgeous and a wonderful escape from the hectic tourist spots around. The staff were AMAZING and nothing was too much trouble for them to arrange....More

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    Reviewed 11 October 2015

    Stayed in a treehouse for 1 night but wish we could have stayed longer! As we are not very adventurous people we had second thoughts about sleeping in a treehouse but I am so glad we did because it truly was the highlight of our...More

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    Reviewed 15 September 2015

    We stayed four nights in this wonderful hotel, and used it as a base-camp to visit a lot of sights in the neigbourhood (Sigiriya and Pidurangala rock, but also Polonnaruwa, Minneriya, Anuradhapura). The hotel is a little remote so you really need a driver or...More

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    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    easy access to sigiriya and pidurangala rocks by short walk, tucked away in the jungle, very clean and large rooms, incredible service, food average, but the best night sleep I have ever had, deep sleep with the jungle noise. AMAZING.!!!

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    Back of Beyond - Dehigaha Ela
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    • US$71 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    Room Tips
    "Treehouse is the best we could've asked for. I think the owner referred to it as bungalow, but definitely..."
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    "ask for the extra knowledge and services, they are superb and will arrange it all for you"
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    "Piloti house"
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    "A variety of rooms, with some less outdoorsy so best to discuss your preferences first."
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