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Cinnamon Wild,


Price From : US $ 199.20


Cinnamon Wild is an eco-friendly, four-star wildlife resort with a rustic chic ambience. The central feature is a meandering swimming pool with an expansive deck that spreads throughout linking the public spaces housed in several magnificent pavilions. Enter through the reception and lounge pavilion designed with cinnamon wood furniture, gigantic cinnamon stick ceiling lamps in the shape of bird’s nests, and photographs of Yala’s elusive leopards. Accommodation is in luxurious Jungle and Beach chalets immersed in nature. Rise at dawn and head to the jungles of Yala national park famous for leopard, elephants, sloth bear and over 150 species of birds. Once back at the game lodge, cool off with a relaxing swim and by nightfall, sink into a comfy sofa at the roof deck and star gaze with the calls of the wild all around.


There are 76 timber chalets on stilts of which 68 are Jungle Chalets and eight are Beach Chalets. The interiors are comfortably furnished with king-size canopied beds fitted with mosquito netting. Ensuite bathrooms have h/w rain head showers. In-room facilities include a/c, overhead fans, 32 inch LCD TV with satellite channels, wifi, IDD telephone, mini-bar, tea/coffee facility, and safety deposit box.

Jungle Chalets: The 68 Jungle Chalets are scattered across the gardens. Each has a private verandah.

Beach Chalets: The eight Beach Chalets are closer to the Kirinda beach and have a verandah with sea views. Further away from the main restaurant, lounge, and swimming pool.


  • Swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Cable TV
  • Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Licensed bar
  • Room service
  • Laundry service
  • Child friendly
  • Eco friendly
  • Bird Watching

The lounges, restaurant and bar are in separate stylish pavilions with high timber roofs and polished cement floors and open on to the fresh-swimming pool and surrounding nature. The main restaurant and roof deck bar are on the upper floors of the reception area and has spectacular 360 degree views of the Yala jungles and lagoon where wild animals often come to drink water. Sri Lankan and western cuisine is served at the main restaurant. Snacks are served at the roof deck. Laundry service, doctor-on-call, nature treks, bird watching trails, animals trails for children, turtle night watch at Kirinda beach, wildlife documentaries.

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Cinnamon Wild is scattered over 10 acres of scrub jungle bordering Yala National Park and the secluded Kirinda beaches in the south-east of Sri Lanka. Just 10 minutes away from the park entrance. Yala can be accessed via the south coast and from the hill country via Wellawaya.


22/04/2018 - 30/04/2018 BB $ 288 $ 296 $ 296 $ 404
01/05/2018 - 30/06/2018 BB $ 191 $ 199 $ 199 $ 272
01/07/2018 - 31/07/2018 BB $ 215 $ 223 $ 223 $ 307
01/08/2018 - 31/08/2018 BB $ 234 $ 242 $ 242 $ 334
01/09/2018 - 31/10/2018 BB $ 215 $ 223 $ 223 $ 307

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Reviews & Customer Feedback

Dec 22, 2017 : Fantastic, Fabulous, Brilliant and outstanding. Wow! We loved it!
Oct 09, 2017 : Good choice, Unfortunately Yala main park closed. But saw leopard.
Aug 10, 2017 : Hotel staff not welcoming.

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