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Most Popular Booked Polonnaruwa Hotels

Hotel Sudu Araliya $92
Hotel Sudu Araliya

Hotel Sudu Araliya

New Town, Polonnaruwa
     
    3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

    This hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a poolside bar. There's fun for all ages with a children's pool and a playground, and free childcare is an added bonus. Enjoy the fitness center and perks like free self parking and free WiFi.

    EKHO Lake House Polonnaruwa $80
    EKHO Lake House Polonnaruwa

    EKHO Lake House Polonnaruwa

    Pothgula Mawatha, Polonnaruwa
       
      3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

      A restaurant and a bar/lounge are featured at this hotel. Business travelers can take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas. Guests will appreciate freebies like English breakfast and free self parking.

      Siyanco Holiday Resort $42
      Siyanco Holiday Resort

      Siyanco Holiday Resort

      1st Canal Road, Polonnaruwa
         
        3.5 out of 5.0 Stars

        This resort features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Guests will appreciate free perks like valet parking and WiFi in public areas. Free self parking, a terrace, and a garden are also offered.

        Jayaru Guest House $9
        Jayaru Guest House

        Jayaru Guest House

        jayaru house, circular road, Polonnaruwa, north central
           
          2.5 out of 5.0 Stars

          A restaurant, free self parking, and a 24-hour front desk are among this guesthouse's amenities. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace, a garden, and dry cleaning are also on offer.

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          Peacock Vista Hotel

          Peacock Vista Hotel

          512/D 23 Mile Post, Bendiwewa, Batticaloa Road, Polonnaruwa
             
            3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

            This guesthouse doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free WiFi and free self parking. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the laundry service and airport shuttle. A restaurant, concierge services, and barbecue grills are also provided.

            TISHAN HOLIDAY RESORT $16
            TISHAN HOLIDAY RESORT

            TISHAN HOLIDAY RESORT

            No: 1580, Bendiwewa, Polonnaruwa
               
              3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

              A restaurant and an outdoor pool are featured at this resort. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A garden, dry cleaning, and luggage storage are also on offer.

              Binara Home Stay -Tourist Lodge $16
              Binara Home Stay -Tourist Lodge

              Binara Home Stay -Tourist Lodge

              No. 26 DS Senanayaka Mawatha, 2nd Canal, Polonnaruwa
                 
                3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                A restaurant, free self parking, and a 24-hour front desk are among this guesthouse's amenities. WiFi in public areas is free. A terrace, a garden, and luggage storage are also on offer.

                Pharo Lake Get Rates
                Pharo Lake

                Pharo Lake

                42, Deewara Mawatha, Bendiwewa, Polonnaruwa
                   
                  3.0 out of 5.0 Stars

                  This guesthouse features a restaurant, an outdoor pool, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the free WiFi in public areas, laundry service, and airport shuttle. Guests will appreciate freebies like continental breakfast and valet parking.

                  Places To Go In Polonnaruwa

                  Welcome, traveler, to Polonnaruwa. Your journey has landed you here, and new adventures are calling your name. Now that you’ve arrived, you can stay in the safety and comfort of your hotel and watch the world spin past…or you can embrace this new place you’ve come to. Learn its streets. Meet its people. Learn its history. Your hand is already on the doorknob, isn’t it?

                  Things to Do in Polonnaruwa

                  You’ll not be wanting for things to do in Polonnaruwa. Explore the downtown area in search of museums and boutiques…or that next delicious meal. What tickles your fancy? A delectable five-course supper at the restaurant you’ve been hearing about? Or perhaps you’d rather read the paper while sipping hot coffee at one of the cafes scattered throughout town. Take in a show at the theatre, or just walk along down the main thoroughfare, watching people wander past.

                  Why spend hours ruminating over what to do in Polonnaruwa? Let the possibilities wash over you as you explore this new region. Move out on foot and get to know the area on a more personal level. Find that perfect souvenir at one of the smaller shops, or reinvent your entire artistic aesthetic at your new favorite gallery.

                  Is the wind whispering suggestions in your mind? Rent a car and take it out beyond city limits and into the wild blue yonder. Explore the smaller cities and towns past the border, and get to know the stories behind them. Visit a county fair and let childhood memories wash over you as cotton candy melts in your mouth. Sample hand-made jam at a stop on a forgotten highway, or let the hustle and bustle of modern life sweep you away as you lose yourself in the organized chaos of a modern metropolis. Your choices are endless—and so are the adventures to come.

                  When you book your journey with Travelocity, you’re never far from Polonnaruwa attractions. After all, the money you save when you plan a trip with us is best spent along the way. Whether it’s the roar of the city you crave, or the quiet solitude that comes with a simpler getaway, everything you need to get started is right here.