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    The Grand Udawalawe Safari Resort

    No. 912 Thanamalwila Road | (1 km from Thibolketiya (Barrier) Junction), Uda Walawe National Park 70190, Sri Lanka
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          Overview
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          Free Internet
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          Elephant Trails
          172 reviews
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          107 reviews
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          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Building is nice and authentic. However the beds are like sleeping straight on the springs and the air conditioning is very, very loud and ineffective. Not a great sleep at all, but hey there's elephants just up the road. The buffet caters for people who...More

          Thank nittymane
          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          Great pool which was very welcome on a hot day. We decided to upgrade and pay the extra for a larger room because the standard rooms and intermediate ones are average. The restaurant was a buffet style and the food was ok but nothing special....More

          Thank HertsNeil
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          Grounds of the hotel were quite lovely, with a very inviting pool. Monkeys all around the hotel so do not leave things unguarded. Someone lost a pair of bikini bottoms off their balcony as we watched a tree full of little ones fighting over them....More

          Thank jmob1961
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Being in a jungle, bugs are to be expected, but we didn't imagine this many would be crawling out of a second floor tub in one of their deluxe rooms. Overall, I'm not sure there's a better place to stay in this area but this...More

          Thank ActiveLark
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          My husband and I stayed at this hotel for one night to do Udawalawe Safari. The hotel is located perfectly with 5 mins drive to safari and elephant transit home. The hotel grounds and buildings are lovely. The hotel bathrooms are in need of an...More

          Thank Lexie H
          Elephant Trails
          172 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in Uda Walawe National Park
           
          Kalu's Hideaway
          553 reviews
          #2 of 23 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Uda Walawe National Park
           
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          97 reviews
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          Silent Bungalow
          107 reviews
          #1 of 23 B&amp;Bs / Inns in Uda Walawe National Park
           
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          • US$105 - US$179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          Karine L
          Hello, Do you have a valid email address? I need to request for a baby cot but none of the email addresses is working.
          10 March 2017|
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          Response from AnuNimbuz | Reviewed this property |
          Did you try to call the hotel. it must me more reliable and fast response than email in some hotels. but they should be having a baby cot with them.
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          Joypete
          Staying one night whilst on tour. If we require an a la carte evening meal, do we book it with our travel agents before we depart the UK or wait until we arrive at the hotel (which could be late afternoon).
          3 March 2017|
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          Response from AnuNimbuz | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Joypete, You do not required to book prior for an a-la-cart meal in this hotel. but if you do have any special arrangements it better to mention it to the hotel so they have enough time to prepare it for you or respond... More
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          Jessika P
          Me & my husband will be staying at this hotel in December as part of our trip around Sri Lanka for our honeymoon, most of our stay is half board basis & therefore doesn't include drinks do you happen to have an idea of average costs? And if you did safari do you have to pay to use your camera, just so we are prepared? Thank you
          29 September 2016|
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          Response from traveladviser43 | Reviewed this property |
          On our tour a large bottle of beer cost between 450 and 800 rupee, same beer. Ginger beer and soft drinks between 200 and 300 rupee for a small bottle,Two local gin and a shared tonic 1300 rupee. expect to pay more for... More
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