The Backwaters

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Hotel Road, Vanathavilluwa, 19979, Sri Lanka
5.0 out of 5 rating 68 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 5.0

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Property Details

Property Location

When you stay at The Backwaters in Vanathavilluwa, you'll be on the riverwalk and 3 minutes by foot from Wilpattu National Park. This hotel is 19 mi (30.6 km) from Base Hospital Puttalam and 25.3 mi (40.7 km) from Poththuwilluwa Buddhist Temple.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 6 guestrooms. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Bathrooms have bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers and complimentary bottled water, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Amenities

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional features at this hotel include tour/ticket assistance and a picnic area.

Dining

At The Backwaters, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant. A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a 24-hour front desk and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Wilpattu National Park - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Base Hospital Puttalam - 30.6 km / 19 mi
Poththuwilluwa Buddhist Temple - 40.7 km / 25.3 mi

The preferred airport for The Backwaters is Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 135.9 km / 84.5 mi

Check-in time starts at 1pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 110.00 per vehicle (roundtrip)
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Total number of rooms - 6
  • -Year Built - 2017
  • -Restaurant
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area