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Cinnamon Wild
Yala National Park

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Cinnamon Wild is one of Ampersand's Top 10 Safari Lodges

This elegant though simple hotel is located close to the park gates and has a splendid location between the lagoon and the ocean. The camp comprises a number of chalets scattered across 10 acres of mixed evergreen forest and typical dry zone vegetation. There are beautiful walks with excellent bird watching and opportunities to spot wildlife all along the beach and amongst the huge granite boulders that line the lagoon. Swimming should be restricted to the hotel pool since sea swimming is not recommended due to strong currents.

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We had a wonderful holiday - everything was perfect. Thank you for helping us to make a thoughtful plan to enjoy and make most out of our trip. The places we visited, the guides, the transportation and driver, the hotels selected... Everything was great!
- Jaime Benitez, South India
Everything you did for us whilst we were away was hugely appreciated, and Ampersand has been exemplary in every way. I'll always recommend you!
- Mr Richard Stoughton, Sri Lanka
Without question, you put together the best trip I have ever taken. We were shown around like visiting dignitaries, the hotels were fantastic and the itinerary was just right. Everybody I know will hear about how amazing Ampersand is!
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So many highlights to choose from! The hotels were amazing but Maya Villa was a highlight… I loved just hanging out in the hammock reading my book and watching the peacocks chase the cows!
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I had a very lovely time and was looked after splendidly. My first visit to India could not have been better, save for being longer! But I shall return at some point and I shall look to you to make the arrangements.
- Matthew Nicklin, North India
Difficult to articulate just how good the service from you and your team really was. We know you will continue to do well and hope we have the chance to seek your assistance again before long.
- Mr & Mrs Manson, North India

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