The Sanctuary At Tissawewa

Old Town, Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka

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About The Sanctuary At Tissawewa

Good 7.0
Great location
Wonderful staff
Superb dining

Opened in 1907, The Sanctuary At Tissawewa is located in Anuradhapura and offers free Wi-Fi, luggage storage and a concierge. The multiple amenities this peaceful hotel has to offer include a tour desk, a ticket service and an airport shuttle.

The air-conditioned rooms at the hotel are peaceful and include tea and coffee making facilities, a refrigerator and bottled water. They all feature an in-room safe, a seating area and newspapers.

On-site dining options include a restaurant, which is an ideal spot to enjoy a meal.

Local attractions near The Sanctuary At Tissawewa include the Ruwanwelisaya and Abhayavapi. Jetavanaramaya and Thuparamaya are easily accessible by car.

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Hotel Features


Room Service, Restaurant, Air Conditioned, Refrigerator, Coffee / Tea Maker, Hair Dryer, TV, Bathrobes, Shower




24-Hour Reception, Currency Exchange, Safe-Deposit Box, Bicycle Rental, Luggage Storage, Designated Smoking Area, Self Laundry


Wireless internet on site.


There is an airport shuttle that runs from the hotel.


From 2:00 PM


Prior to 11:00 AM

Guest Reviews

The Sanctuary At Tissawewa



204 guest reviews

Rating summary

  • Cleanliness7.0
  • Dining7.0
  • Facilities7.0
  • Location9.0
  • Rooms7.0
  • Service7.0

Who stays here?

  • Solo travellers
  • Couples most popular!
  • Business travellers
  • Families

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  • Rooms were immaculate
  • Well-sized beds
  • Spacious rooms
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  • Welcoming staff
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  • Great location
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  • Accommodating staff
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