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Royal River Resort

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

To say that this hotel is in the middle of nowhere would be a massive understatement, but that was a welcome respite. It took a 30 minute tuk-tuk ride on a treacherous road to get there, but it's in a stunning location. However, there are plenty of problems. There are some fantastic chances to take cool photos and the breakfast...

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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2017

The road to reach this hotel is currently being rebuilt, which makes for a challenging journey, to say the least. We were stunned though once we arrived. The room was most attractive and looked down onto the pool. This could be a real feature of the resort, but it needs to be cleaned. I swam in the water and paid...

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San Luis de Sabinillas, Spain
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

The approach to this hotel takes about 30 minutes along an unmade road, but which work was being carried out along its length, so hopefully when the new road is complete access will be easier and smoother. The hotel itself is quirky and fitted with heavy furniture and I fell in love with it straight away. There is a waterfall...

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1Thank pedromas14
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

The place beautifully situated and the rooms are well furnished. The staff is friendly and the meal (if Sri Lankan) tastes really good. The prices indicated in lonley planted have rised, but are still ok.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

It's a bit of a drive from the main road.... but it was worth the ride..... Beautifully located with a natural pool in the middle.... lovely and welcoming staff.... rooms I wouldn't say were in pristine condition but it was good enough for a place in the middle of no where..... food was good place was comfortable.... certainly worth visiting....

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1Thank savi_4ever
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Our family loved this place, although it was a bit of a bumpy trip up a track to get there. Located deep in a rubber plantation, there are only 4 rooms so it's very tranquil. The pool is the stylish centre piece - refreshing river water in a basin cut into the rocks. The rooms overlook the pool and sleep...

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1Thank Siobhan O
Dorset, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Comfortable and plain but ok food. This is a place that will make you smile. Very humid and right by a waterfall and yet loads of heavy wooden furniture and even a piano. Nice to go for a walk and see lots of birds, eco friendly and just quirky,

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1Thank Caroline161
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

6km up bumpy mountain track through rubber plantations. Very isolated and quiet. Warm and damp at this time of year. Amazing pool incorporating natural rocks and waterfall. Food is ok and accommodation a bit basic but in keeping with back to nature feel of the place. Good base for white water rafting.

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1Thank Matthew G
Nantes, France
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful experience with jungle & waterfalls. Rooms are so big and nicely furnished. Personal very nice. Nice swimming pool, can swim & dive also in river so very good with teenagers Meals also nice. Just be aware you have to drive on rough dirt road about 40 min from main road.

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1Thank Olivier D
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 4 April 2016

This is available only 4no's of rooms surrounding beautifull greenish & blue watering. 6 km away from the Main road to this hotel through rubber state. Exe. Chef Name is Mr. Sanath who preparing jambo prawns..Lobsters and many more sea food and delicious meals as well as fruit drinks with snacks.. Oh..wonderful to stay in this fascinating hotel which genarates...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Services
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Royal River Resort

Address: Eduru Ella | Eduru, Kitulgala 71720, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Sabaragamuwa Province > Kitulgala
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Room near the mini pool”
Prabath_Ariyarathna, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The room next to the pool is fabulous”
385candaceb, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“The room that opens onto the pool was particularly nice, but they are all superb”
255brigittes, 7 Jan 2015 | Read review
“All look nice”
laura180, 19 Dec 2014 | Read review
“One of the rooms has french windows that open straight onto the pool.”
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ollieblake, 1 Aug 2014 | Read review
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