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The Giritale Hotel which overlooks the massive Giritale reservoir is a perfect venue for the nature lover with vast forests and nature reserves just minutes away from the hotel. The perfect combination for the eco lover, the hotel offers a calm ambience with down to earth services. The swimming pool and the restaurant are excellent spots to unwind and relax and enjoy good food and company.


Location

Overlooking the historical and famous Giritale tank and surrounded by lush foliage, the Giritale Hotel is located in a slightly elevated position in the town of Giritale. The hotel is ideal for eco tourism while it is situated about 220km away from Colombo in the North Central province of the island closer to the historical city of Polonnaruwa.


ACCOMMODATION

Giritale Hotel boasts of 42 rooms that are spacious and comfortable while all rooms are equipped with a range of modern amenities. Standard facilities offered in all of these units include air-conditioning and an attached bathroom. Luxury rooms are also available with the addition of a television, minibar and a private balcony overlooking the beautiful surroundings.


Facilities

Facing the Giritale reservoir and the swimming pool, the Giritale Hotel boasts of a restaurant with a terrace area where you can enjoy a flare of local and international cuisine. You can enjoy drinks in the evening with friends while the hotel also offers conference facilities with all the required conveniences in order to make your event run smoothly. For total relaxation, Giritale Hotel provides you with a swimming pool while the pool deck is an ideal venue to relax all day long, baking in the sun and witnessing the beauty the surroundings have to offer. Room service is also provided for your convenience.


Excursions

If you are an adventurous traveller, the close proximity of the Giritale Reservoir provides you with a large forest area that you can explore under the guidance of a naturalist. Jeep safaris can be organized to the Minneriya National Park and the Kaudulla National Park where you can spot herds of wild elephants roaming around. The natural beauty in the entire area is quite overwhelming. Polonnaruwa which is historically famous for its temples such as the Gal Viharaya and Dimbulagala is a short drive away from the hotel. The thick jungles in the area are ideal for trekking and bushwalking.

Restaurant

Giritale Hotel boasts of a restaurant with a terrace area where you can enjoy a flare of local and international cuisine.

Safari

Jeep safaris can be organized to the Minneriya National Park and the Kaudulla National Park where you can spot herds of wild elephants roaming around.

Pool

Giritale Hotel provides you with a swimming pool while the pool deck is an ideal venue to relax all day long.

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