Kuda Oya-Cottage Site-Thanamalwila-Hotels in Udawalawe - Udawalawe Hotels - Udawalawe Safari Hotels - Safaris in Udawalawe
Deep down in the south, in the dry zone in close proximity to the elephant infested jungles lies the village hamlet of Uva Kuda Oya .Travelling a short distance after turning off from the Wellawaya–Tissamaharama Highway to the interior, we reach the Farm Land with in which is located the Cottage Site. A small scale village tank and a long line of Paddy Fields forms one boundary for this land situated with in the arid zone of Sri Lanka.
Twelve Individual Cottages with basic facilities such as an attached toilet with shower facilities are available for the users. A limited supply of Electricity is provided through a generator – However the main supply is expected with in the next few months. Meals are served in a separate building nestled among the Mango Grove. Being in a remote agricultural environment , as can be expected all local specialty foods can be tasted here from time to time.
Visitors can expect to see the Paddy Fields with different sights which are inline with the seasons. The land is cultivated with different types of seasonal crops and vegetables.
The calm and quite atmosphere filled with only birds singing during the day time will get disturbed in the night with occasional visits of the wild elephants in the night when the crops are in place.
Our friendly and smiling staff will always be ready to serve your needs with the limited resources available with the objective of offering you a relaxed holiday away from the hustle and bustle of the urban environments.
Those who are desirous of having longer stays away from the city life will be able to enjoy the rural Sri Lanka life while making excursions to the tourist attractions in the areas –Yala/Uda Walawe/Lunugamvehera/Bundala National Parks , Kataragama etc.
Off the beaten track , enjoy the rural Sri Lanka in non traditional accommodation in the LSR Cottage Site.
City - Thanamalvila
Category - Adventure and Wildlife Hotels
Distance from Colombo - 230 Km (4 hour drive)
Distance from Airport - 260 Km (5 hour drive)
Price Guide - Rates on request