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Sigiri Holiday Inn
Ranked #9 of 14 Inamaluwa B&B and Inns
Ljubljana, Slovenia
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“We loved it!”
Reviewed 21 January 2014

Me and my partner stayed here for 2 nights after we were unsatisfied with the stay in the Ancient Villa Hotel.
Here our room was super nice, with a kingsize bed, mosquito net, lots of windows, new CLEAN bathroom with heated water. We payed 3000 Rs per night without breakfast, but it took a bit of bargaining. We had a driver so it did not really matter how far it was from the Ancient cities. The boy who worked there was very nice and helped us with whatever we needed. We never ate though so cannot say anything about that. All in all it was one of the better stays we had in Sri lanka.

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  • Stayed December 2013, travelled as a couple
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Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India
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Reviewed 14 January 2014

Lets get something straight, for a price of about $20-$25 for a night, you cant really expect much. Its a typical backpackers retreat. Its in the middle of dambulla and sigiriya. Both being about 9-10 KMs in opposite directions. The advantage being its not much of a distance to travel to either of the places. Also, since its not exactly next to sigiriya the prices are competitive. The main problem is food. You have to order well in advance if you are going to have lunch/dinner.breakfast over here. But trust me when I say this, its completely worth it. The food we had over here was really delicious. Keep mosquito repellent with you since the place has millions of mosquitos due to a large number of trees. Overall, a budget backpackers place. Dont book it if you like to stay in places and expect all kind of amenities.

  • Stayed January 2014, travelled as a couple
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Chur, Switzerland
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Reviewed 16 August 2013

we are absolutely not picky and we sleep usually everywhere and are happy, but this hotel was just awful. the rooms were so dirty and it smelled awful. we had to wash our clothes afterwards because everything smelled musty. they also offered us a ayurveda massage for a special price which was very unprofessional and bad. we were glad when we could leave...

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled with friends
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Singapore
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Reviewed 7 May 2013

From reviews and pictures I thought this was a great place to stay. Unfortunately I was wrong. The place was filled with mosquitoes and other insects. The room is situated among foliage and trees that attract insects. With the rainy conditions, mosquitoes flourish and there's little you can do to prevent them biting you even after you spray repellents. The caretaker adopts a indifferent response to any requests. The water supply got cut off in the midst of my bath. Came back in trickle after 10 minutes. The caretaker wasn't concerned about the situation. There is no food or drink even if you wanted to pay. Strangely, there is free wi-fi but nothing else.

Room Tip: Don't let the name of the place fool you. Any other hotel nearby would be a better deal.
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  • Stayed April 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 7 March 2013

We spended 2 nights with my 7 friends and we were verry satisfied with services at this hotel, only their menu is verry simple and the meal with lower quality, but a lot off restaurants are in the vicinity. Location off this hotel is verry good near Sigiriya rock, Dambula and Polonaruwa

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with friends
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Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 7 March 2013 via mobile

Quiet place, located a bit far from the town. The only one annoyance is monkeys. In the morning they run around the hotel and try to steal something, and also they are aggressive. The room was OK. We ordered food in the hotel and it wasn't tasty.
To stay for 1 night on your way around Sri Lanka this place is a good deal.

Stayed March 2013, travelled with friends
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Wellington, New Zealand
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Reviewed 30 August 2012

When we arrived here we were really happy to be told our double room would be 2000 rupees without aircon and 2500 with. We chose the without option which included driver accommodation. The room was pretty tidy except for a heap of dead ants. We had dinner with them which was unfortunately the worst and most expensive food we have had in Sri Lanka. Tasteless fried rice and bland fried noodles which we chose as they didn't have the curry and rice option available. When we went to pay in the morning the young man said the room was 2500 rupees and that he had never said it was 2000 as the day before he quoted us in USD, this was ridiculous as we don't even know what the USD conversion is so would have asked for a rupees price if he had. Both my partner and I were there and he was definitely now changing the price. Such a shame it turned out this way because it could have been a lovely place to stay. If you do stay here I suggest you pay at the start when they five you a price or get it in writing. They had also put a service charge on the 1100 rupees we paid to have awful food dumped on our table. We paid the bill he was asking for to prevent anymore confrontation but it really ruined our day.

  • Stayed August 2012
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Property: Sigiri Holiday Inn
Address: Sigiriya Road, Inamaluwa 21120, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Inamaluwa
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Centre with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Spa Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #9 of 14 B&Bs / Inns in Inamaluwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Sigiri Holiday Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 6
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Sigiri Holiday Home is an eco-friendly family resort located between Sigiriya and Dambulla within Sri Lanka's world famous culture triangle of Kandy - Anuradhapura -Polonnaruwa. Sigiri Holiday Home is an ideal base from which you can explore the many picturesque sites famous for their historic and cultural importance, such as Anurahapura, PoIonnaruwa, Sigiriya, Dambulla. ... more   less 
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