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Palagama Beach

12 Palmyra Avenue | Ettalai, Alankuda, Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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WestCountryTwo
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53 reviews 53 reviews
37 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars NEW

Nicely located by an unspoiled natural beach. Layout of resort quite attractive with freshwater infinity pool, saltwater pool and plenty of comfy, shaded seating areas, plus bar and restaurant. Gardens and cabin areas are full of Palm trees. All the buildings are palm thatched wooden cabanas and very picturesque. Wooden cabins are attractive but very Eco, ie with hardly any... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Absolutely wonderful experience it was there at the Palagama Beach, stayed with my wife on a full board basis in their best cabana "The Sunflower" 🌻. It's the unbearable heat that you could expect in this part of the island all throughout the year, but believe me, this cabana was cold & confy like a luxury room in a 5... More 

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Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent location. Fantastic cabanas. Top food thanks to Chefs Sunil Wijepala and Babi. The waiters are all very helpful and friendly. It's a location for pure relaxation with nothing to do but relax. There's nowhere else to go and if this is to your liking this is the place for you!! Stunning pool, stunning sunsets. Fantastic!

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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23 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My family stayed here for 3 nights and had an excellent and relaxing stay. Palagama is in a remote section of coastline which makes for a very peaceful setting. We stayed in two villas and a cabana which were all very nice rooms. They are fairly basic with no tv or wifi, but with the scenery those things are not... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely 2 day break with the wife, our two little boys and our friends with their children. Stayed at the Walauwa which was perfect for our needs with two rooms separated by a common sitting area. Rooms were very comfortable and very quaint with thathed roofs but never felt basic. Small issue with a lleaking bidet shower but soon sorted.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time here, in spite of the unexpected monsoon! The staff are really fantastic, the accommodation simple and lovely, the food delicious. Our kids had a great time, in and out of the pool. Look forward to returning one day.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Palagama in Feb 2014. It was the perfect end to our travels in Sri Lanka. The pool is just fantastic. It looks even better when the sun sets over it. The resort is on a quiet strip of the beach, apart from the occasional friendly fishermen pulling in their days catch. For some it might be too... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful stay at Palagama - a beautiful resort which consists of tasteful cabanas positioned along stretches of garden and sand. We were greeted by Juliet who was an extremely welcoming and charming hostess. Cabanas were tastefully designed, decorated and extremely comfortable. Food was delicious - we especially loved the breakfast - and we had an amazing evening... More 

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Stockholm
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a good time at Palagama Beach over New Year. We arrived really early in the morning, so they arranged a temporary cabin for us. They manage to keep a good balance between the simple and natural and high class. Lovely pool!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A wonderful property on the beach with a spa, bar, food, and the friendliest staff around. This is a great place to relax on the island. An infinity pool works well for a clean swim, but the beach is nice with a mild surf and large sandy spots. The hotel is, however, remote, so you have to tuck in or... More 

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Address: 12 Palmyra Avenue | Ettalai, Alankuda, Kalpitiya, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > North Western Province > Kalpitiya
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 16
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