The Lakeside at Nuwarawewa was first built as the Nuwarawewa Rest House in 1957, and was declared open by the then Prime Minister of Ceylon SWRD Bandaranaike. In Sri Lanka Rest houses were built by the Government in towns throughout the country to provide public servants on duty, and domestic tourists with clean, simple and value for money accommodation. This has been
our guiding principle too; with a few improvements added of course. A few years ago the Hotel at Nuwarawewa was modernized and rebranded as 'The Lakeside at Nuwarawewa'.For more
50+ rooms and 5 suites with their own patios and balconies for soaking up the views of a historic reservoir and an immaculately kept lawn. Fully equipped and tastefully decorated to suit the sensibilities of modern travellers.
The Hotel homes 12 comfortable and well-spaced Deluxe bedrooms with their own private balconies overlooking the rear lawn, the swimming pool and th...
There are 29 comfortable air-conditioned Semi-Deluxe Bedrooms with balconies overlooking the lawn at the Lakeside at Nuwarawewa. Furnished with kin...
Our Suites are the 5 original rooms of what was then the Nuwarawewa Resthouse, upgraded now with modern comforts to satisfy even the most demanding...
Anuradhapura was the capital of ancient Sri Lanka for a thousand years before and after Christ - in effect from Old Testament Nebuchadnezzar to the Normans and William the Conqueror, losing ground to the empire building Chola rulers of the 10th and 11th centuries.
We stayed a few days when we were at Anuradhapura visiting the ancient city - "The rooms were clean and comfortable, The staff was extremely helpful. The staff went out of their way to help us"Hemal K - Toronto, Canada
Best hotel in Sri Lanka - "We stayed in this hotel because of our anniversary. very nice staff and a clean place to enjoy. food was also very tasty & we had great time and would like to come back again"Becky - Los Angeles, California
Hotel as expected - "Friendly staff. Pleasant hotel with a good buffet & a wide choice for breakfast and dinner. This was the beginning of our journey and I can say it was the best choice of salads we have eaten. The pool is big and deep. Room was clean and the bed was very comfortable"Floriane L - London, United Kingdom