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Hotel Description

A family-friendly stay in Embilipitiya awaits you at Athgira River Camp. You'll be 2.9 km (1.8 mi) from Udawalawe National Park and 3.1 km (1.9 mi) from Udawalawa Elephant Orphanage. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, an indoor swimming pool, and free daily breakfast.

You can enjoy free WiFi, balconies or patios, and coffee/tea makers, featured in all 36 individually decorated rooms. Nice touches to enhance your stay include rainfall showerheads and free toiletries. Additionally, room service, free newspapers, and free bottled water are available. Limited housekeeping is available.

The restaurant, Athgaala, serves international cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Wild Bar is the hotel's own bar. Enjoy the seasonal outdoor swimming pool along with access to bike rentals and a playground. Additionally, you'll find free WiFi in public areas, spa services, and laundry facilities. Free English breakfast is available daily between 7:30 AM and 9:30 AM. There's also free valet parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

In proximity to this Embilipitiya hotel you'll find Sinharaja Forest Reserve.

Deluxe Tent, 1 Double Bed, Lake View, Lakeside

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$82* Per night/room 14 May - 15 May

Luxury Tent with wild safari

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Property Features

Athgira River Camp offers its guests an indoor pool and a seasonal outdoor pool. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. Spa services, a library, and a terrace are also featured at the family-friendly Athgira River Camp. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Free self parking and valet parking are available. This Embilipitiya hotel is smoke free.

  • 36 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • Built in 2008
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Supervised kid's activities (surcharge)
  • Childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers for purchase
  • No smoking on site
  • Lockers available

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Playground on site
  • Free cribs/infant beds

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) (181.2 km / 112.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free valet parking and self parking

Room Amenities

Athgira River Camp offers 36 accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Rooms open to balconies or patios. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include showers with rainfall showerheads, and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Irons/ironing boards and hair dryers can be requested. Cribs/infant beds (complimentary) and rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) are also available. Housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Cribs (free)
  • Rollaway beds (surcharge)
  • Housekeeping (limited)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer available
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served free English breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Athgaala - This restaurant specializes in international cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Wild Bar - Onsite bar. Open 24 hours.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Massages

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at noon
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per stay.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. Contactless check-out is available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global) and COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are not available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 25

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 90 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Athgira River Camp Hotel Udawalawa
  • Athgira River Camp Hotel Embilipitiya
  • Athgira River Camp Udawalawa
  • Athgira River Camp
  • Athgira River Camp Embilipitiya
  • Athgira River Camp Embilipiti
  • Athgira River Camp Hotel
  • Athgira River Camp Embilipitiya
  • Athgira River Camp Hotel Embilipitiya

You should know

  • Athgira River Camp offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation with your arrival details prior to travel.
  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
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