The bedroom comprises of 1 double bed. This is basic economic accommodation with no wifi, no hot water, no AC, but has fan, mosquito nets and a private bathroom. There is an impressive view of the lake from the roof terrace. Brains is the dog.
This is an economic option for lodging in Anuradhapura.
What the accommodation does not have - AC, hot water, wifi - is made up by what it does have - a roof top with amazing views over Thissa Wewa, a friendly host and a dog called Brains. The price does not includes breakfast.
There is a wall fan to help keep the room cool.
The private attached bathroom has a toilet, douche, wash basin and shower with no hot water. This should not be a concern though, as the water is likely to come out warm given that the sun heats the water supply pipes.
Disconnect from your internet. There is no wifi. You can if you wish however buy a dongle for your laptop from a service provider such as Dialog, should you require internet access.
Check-in time is 12 noon. There is no extra charge if you check in a couple of hours earlier, subject to the room being available. Guests are requested to check out before 12 noon.
Interaction with guests
Your host is a delightful cheerful lady called Rita. She is accompanied by her dog, Brains, who is less helpful. Rita speaks little English but you will find that you can communicate well with her. Brains speaks dog language. They will do their very best to ensure you have a pleasant stay.
Other things to note
Breakfast can be provided for 250 rupees per person. Ask for it to be served from the roof terrace, and enjoy your meal over looking the lake.
Please be respectful of people, animals and the environment. This is a quiet place and is suitable for those who seek tranquility.