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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Free Breakfast
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Airport Transportation
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3 Star Hotel
Situated within 172Kms, about 4 hours drive from Colombo towards North Central of Sri Lanka, 'The Other Corner' is a place of rare beauty and tranquility. The picturesque Eco Resort is located within easy reach of National Parks, Historic Sites, Cultural Triangle and best beached in Sri...
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Anuradhapura Road | Laksirigama, Habarana 50150, Sri Lanka
6.1 miles to Dambulla, Sigiriya Airport
12 restaurants are within a 1 mile radius
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Reviewed 3 days ago

An excellent experience for the bird lover, particularly under the guidance of Dhilip (resident ornithologist) on early morning walks. However, butterflies, plants and birds in plenty on site! Cheerful and attentive staff. watch out for thieving and opportunistic monkeys.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved staying here. The rooms are tasteful and clean with comfortable beds and the pool was great. Beautiful natural setting with the added bonus of birdwatching with the resident naturalist at no extra cost. I really do recommend doing this. Kids loved the monkeys...More

Thank Alice W
Response from Rahula D, Owner at The Other CornerResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for the time taken to place your lovely review, the experience you had in the recent past at 'The Other Corner'. We are truly delighted. In your opinion what other areas should we address to get 5 star recommendation ?. Appreciate your thoughts...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The approach to the property is lovely with a bridge on top of a stream. The sound of the stream is good specially at night. Some refurbishment will make the stay better. Their rooms are little dark and thus proper lighting will make the feel...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a very long trip it was so nice to have such a warm and welcome greeting. Cool towels to clean our faces and hands. We arrived a at the end of dinner hour. They were so happy to make us several kinds of meals...More

Thank klopresto
Reviewed 10 June 2018

We really enjoyed our stay here. The chalet was large, bed very comfortable and delicious food. The chef prepared rice and curry specially for my husband as he wanted to eat Sri Lanka style rather than European . The staff were friendly and helpful. The...More

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Situated within 172Kms, about 4 hours drive from Colombo towards North Central of Sri Lanka, 'The Other Corner' is a place of rare beauty and tranquility. The picturesque Eco Resort is located within easy reach of ...More National Parks, Historic Sites, Cultural Triangle and best beached in Sri Lanka. The Other Corner is an ideal layaway for tourists and naturalists, photographers alike. Less
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Dining (32)
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elawes2017
3 January 2018|
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Response from wannabemaven | Reviewed this property |
Hello Elawes. Two days is enough for a stay here, since you've already covered Sigiriya earlier. A safari to Minneriya or Kaudulla could be done (I did Kaudulla since Minneriya was flooded during my visit). The property has... More
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cathhhhhh
10 February 2017|
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Response from Rahula D | Property representative |
Hi, Greetings from The Other Corner, To answer your concerns , Dinner will cost from US$ 6 to about US$ 15 per head. It is 1.6km walk to Habarana town from the hotel. You can hire a scooter for US$ 13-15 per day, need... More
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Kate G
19 March 2016|
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Response from Luigi F | Reviewed this property |
Price - Should be around USD120-150 per night via Hotel website or travel sites including Breakfast. Day attractions & Safari - can be arranged through the hotel for a price. You can check with them on arrival or call and... More
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Room Tips
"The monkeys interfered with our solar heating switch, resulting in cold showers!"
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"I loved the tree cottage, but other rooms looked good too; all are nestled in the natural setting."
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"Any room would be excellent"
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"Some rooms are bungalows and some are tree houses. I have stayed in all types and they all have their..."
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