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Back of Beyond - Dehigaha Ela

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I didn’t know what I was getting with this as my travel agent booked everything so initially I was a bit surprised but then I settled in and loved it here. It is Eco so no WiFi, out in middle of nowhere, open air showers,...More

Thank Lakies04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staying in a tree house in the middle of the forest was planned to be one of the highlights of our trip. It achieved that easily. The cabins are spacious, suitably rugged and makeshift but high up and looking into the trees, while among them....More

Thank PeddersUK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staying at Back of Beyond in one of the Boulder Houses was an amazing experience! We were there for 4 nights with our 6-year old and will probably never forget it. The staff is super nice and helpful. The food is pretty good. The accommodation...More

Thank Brazilianinlondon
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful and memorable 2-night stay at this magical resort, albeit without telco coverage, let alone wifi. The detachment from modern necessities allowed us to connect with nature - birds chirping and insects buzzing; peacocks roaming freely amongst farmer's plots; starry night skies;...More

Thank yeowch
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

At a time when 'eco-tourism' is bantered around shamelessly, this place is a shining example of what the term really stands for. Spent 2 blissful nights. The tree houses are very well built. A lot of thought has clearly gone into their design. Being up...More

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Free Parking
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Breakfast included
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US$66 - US$102 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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pawan704
8 August 2015|
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Hi Pawan Back of Beyond Dehigaha ela is around 8 km (25 - 30 minute drive) from Sigiriya rock. It has 3 tree houses. Back of Beyond Pidurangala is much closer - less than a 10 minute walk to sigiriya rock. It also has a... More
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"The tree-houses seemed the best to us"
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"All rooms are true tree houses - completely "open plan" but well built and with mosquito nets."
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"Ask hotel for directions or pick up from another hotel. If you pay at hotel have sufficient cash in LKR."
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"Definitely The tree house!"
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