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    Richard's Cabanas

    38 Galmadawwa Road | Ponchiakurudoga, Tissamaharama 82600, Sri Lanka
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    1 - 5 of 161 reviews

    Reviewed 15 June 2017

    Easily the best place we stayed in Sri Lanka. Richard was waiting at the gate to welcome us when we arrived and served us a delicious lassi-style drink to help us cool down. The location was lovely and peaceful, just off the main road and...More

    Thank James S
    Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

    We had a really good stay here. Our host was very helpful and organised a safari for us, with our own private jeep and driver, for a good price. It was lovely so sit by the stream and read. My only remark is it's quite...More

    Thank PBosquet
    Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

    Spent 2 nights in this excellent location. Very helpful staff, served a great breakfast and very nice dinner cooked by his wife for a very fair price. The Yala-safari he organised was excellent, great driver!

    Thank Michael K
    Reviewed 1 May 2017

    We spent 4 nights at Richard's Cabanas. We loved Tissa as a location as we found it a really interesting town and close to some great attractions (Udu Walawe, Sithal pawa and Kataragama). Our cabana was what we would expect in that price range and...More

    Thank yesmynameisalice
    Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

    Just 30 minutes from Yala National Park this place is a treasure. The room was lovely and the bathroom was huge! Located right next to the river and among the trees so it felt very secluded even though it was just a short walk to...More

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    • US$49 - US$58 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Tissamaharama
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    2 July 2017|
    Response from susann210 | Reviewed this property |
    They get a driver for you. The man who runs Richards Cabanas was a safari guide before, so has contacts. We had a lovely older man who was very knowledgeable. Have a lovely trip.
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    "Only three bungalows two face the stream which maybe the nicer ones. Third is on the other side of the..."
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    "Cabana 1 is closest to the stream and has the best outlook"
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    "Try to get riverside"
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    "All cabanas seemed great"
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