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Modling, Austria
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My wife and I booked a two hours tour through the national park. We started at half past three in the afternoons to avoid the heat around midday and hoped to see more animals. As already described here we saw a lot of elefants (luckily one tusker), crocodiles, water buffaloes, pelikans, storks, a peafowl and a lot of other birds....

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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We arrived at 6 am in the morning, and we got our room immediately, so that we could sleep for a couple of hours in the morning. Our stay was only for one night, so we kind of got "two nights" for the price of one. We even got breakfast on the day of arrival. That was fantastic. The best...

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London, UK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our room was lovely, clean and a decent bed. The owner was a nice guy and was keen to be helpful. It's in a great location, walking distance (or tuk-tuk if you prefer) to Lion Rock and is down a side street off the main road so it's very peaceful. There are lots of places to eat nearby and breakfast...

Thank emilycLondon_UK
Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great quiet location close to restaurants etc & easy access to the Rock site, nice clean modern room with probably the best shower I had in the island, good inclusive breakfast served in a pretty garden, riendly helpful owner.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 4 February 2017

management and staff, very down to earth, warm, hospitable. Very clean and comfortable rooms. Nothing was too much trouble for the staff. Very reasonable cost, family run. It is their home as well. Breakfast was amazing, traditional delicacies such as friendly cooked roti, pani pol, fresh pawpaw. This was served in a tree house with panoramic views of Mt Sigiriya....

Thank serendipticious
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived there in the afternoon, there is not much space to park inside, but there is not a lot of people anyway, the workers are kind and helpful, the breakfast is very nice, and the rooms are renewed, the bed is awesome. They are actually building a new block, so it's going to be better. The views of the...

Thank Sergio P
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This Hotel is highly recommended because of proximity & views of Lion Rock, comfy, simple yet elegant rooms, great breakfast served at any time to suit you in the tree-house and above all the Owner whose name I didn't take down, unfortunately. A previous reviewer complained that the Reception is a desk under the stairs but why is that a...

Thank Keith150
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Whilst not dreadful my experience was not quite so positive as the other reviewers. We were left waiting for about an hour on arrival. "Reception" is a desk under the stairs. There is building work going on at the entrance to the hotel. We paid extra for a view of lion rock but this was obscured by a water tank....

Thank Darwin1080
Lakminilodgesigi, Manager at Lakmini Lodge, responded to this review

Thank you for the review u have written for us, 01. the tank is not in our land, its belongs to next land 02. why didnt you complain to the hotel from the begging about the view 03. we are providing Internet only for initial things, coz its free of charge 04. we are washing all our cloths every day....

Kristiansand, Norway
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

We arrived late in the evening after a long travel and were very very happy to see the big, clean rooms. Beds were good and breakfast amazing! We went up to the lion rock very early, at 6 am - and the hotel were flexible enough to make us the breakfast when we returned. Sigiriya was also a very nice...

Thank Maren F
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

We only stayed here for one night but would have happily stayed longer. The family room in the newer block was bright, modern, clean and had the comfiest beds of our whole trip! The hotel has fabulous views of Lion Rock from the rooms, the breakfast hut (with lovely breakfast included) and the fabulous roof terrace. The main reason we...

Thank Debster68

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ten minutes on foot to Lion Rock. We offer comfortable rooms (Fan, Hot Showers, A/C) and the best view of Lion Rock. Delicious food and beverages. Wi-Fi facility. We also arrange elephant rides, cart rides, jeep safaris Lake Tour, Kayak safari and taxi services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lakmini Lodge

Address: Main Street | No.126, Sigiriya 21120, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Sigiriya
Price Range: RM164 - RM341 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
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“Would reccomend a room in the new building.”
 of 5 bubbles alexanderfinsnes, 18 Mar 2017 | Read review
“rooms on third floor would have view to Sigiriya Rock”
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 of 5 bubbles serendipticious, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay in the new building. Great view, a large bed en a lot of place.”
 of 5 bubbles riastefaniejr, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“There are 3 different rooms (very old, old, a bit newer) which have different prices, and also airco will cost 1000 rupees extra per night.”
 of 5 bubbles M_Valk, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“visit the rock at 0600 hrs, at 0900 hrs many tourists will follow.”
 of 5 bubbles ezeevalk, 9 Oct 2016 | Read review
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