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Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas

200/1 Galle Road | Bentota, Bentota, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Beersheba, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we stayed here for one night and had a great time. the new rooms are filled with good energy. the staff did everything to make sure we're happy. the beach is very close, the way to the beach goes through beautiful mangroove canopy.

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spontaneiiti, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your kind review. We're glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay at Palm Beach Inn. Your comments and feedback are appreciated very much. It was a pleasure to have you with us and we hope to welcome you again, soon. Wishing you all the best. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Clean, Amazing view of the beach from the hotel.Rooms were worth the money you pay,Easy access or walk through to the beach makes it even more pleasant to stay in the hotel.Enjoyed the complimentary breakfast in the morning and also very friendly family owned hotel.

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spontaneiiti, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for your encouraging review. It's great to hear of your pleasant experiences during your stay at Palm Beach Inn. We appreciate your comments and kind recommendations. Thank you for staying with us, we look forward to welcoming you again, soon. Wishing you all the best. More

Hyderabad, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been in this place for one night with our friends and it was really good place to stay with a beautiful beach backside of the hotel. Rooms were excellent and it had a beautiful garden.........

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spontaneiiti, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your review. We appreciate your encouraging feedback and are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks for the kind recommendations, we look forward to welcoming you again, soon. Wishing you all the best. More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice. Quite. Perfect calm beach Standard rooms: simply nice equiped. comfortable big size bed. Unfortunately without view to pritty garden. Cabana rooms looks better situated in garden. Beach with sun beds in shadow of palms. Train is passing just few times per day and its not anoing. Wifi weak People from hotel as usualy very very nice and helpful. Tuctuc... More

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spontaneiiti, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to share your review. We are glad to hear of your pleasant experience and appreciate your kind feedback. Thanks for staying at Palm Beach Inn. We hope to see you again, soon. Wishing you all the best. More

Madrid, Spain
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014 via mobile

We've been here just one night, but it was enough to realize that Bentota is an incredible place, with an incredible beach. This hotel is very clean and warm, with welcoming staff, amazing rooms and the biggest bed we have found in this country. You have a very pretty five-minutes-walking to the beach and, of course, you HAVE TO visit... More

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Anuradha P, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Dear Manuel, Thank you for taking time to share your review. We value your feedback very much and really do appreciate your kind recommendation for Palm Beach Inn. It is great to hear that you enjoyed your stay and also that you explored some of the other popular areas in close vicinity. It was indeed a pleasure to have you... More

Linz, Austria
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Very nice accomodation with very friendly und helpful owner Family. We have been on this place with our kids for 3 days, actually in new, very clean AC Rooms. We like this place very much, it has a chilly garden and the beautiful beach is just a few Meters away - even the sandy way to the beach is cleaned... More

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Anuradha P, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for writing such a delightful review. It is really good to know that you enjoyed your stay with us and we are extremely satisfied that you experienced the best of what our property has to offer. We certainly value your feedback and support and hope you will come back and visit us again, soon.... More

Prague, Czech Republic
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

We stayed here for two nights. The room was clean and simple. The cook was very kind, helpful and she served an amazing food. What we really liked about this place was a beautiful and almost empty beach. They also provided a free sunbeds and umbrella. The sea was without any rocks and dirt but unfortunately the water wasn't really... More

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Anuradha P, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review! We hope to welcome you again soon! All the best! More

Prague, Czech Republic
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

Spent two nights in this place, the staff was friendly and rooms OK. Unfortunately, no mosquito nets in windows, lot of insect in the area, fan that runs only on one speed, cockroach in bathroom and wifi only in on part of the hotel. On the other side, the wonderful beach is quite near and the hotel provides free sunbeds.

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Anuradha P, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We would like to inform you that all our rooms will be completely upgraded in the next few weeks to provide more comfort and value during your next stay with us! We look forward to welcoming you again soon! All the best! More

Delhi, India
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7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2014

Despite being a small property with very basic rooms, Palm Beach Inn lacks nowhere in quality or facilities.. It's right on Galle road so you can get off right in front of the hotel on the main Colombo-Galle/Matara route.. Very friendly and courteous staff, has direct access to the beach and has a lovely garden.. It appeared to be very... More

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Anuradha P, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words and encouraging feedback! We would like to inform you that our property will be fully refurbished in the coming weeks and all rooms have been given an upgrade to offer you a higher level of comfort during your stay. We hope you will visit us again soon for another holiday in the... More

Singapore, Singapore
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We booked 2 rooms for 2 nights in 2 bungalows. This inn offers basic amenities:A/C, king sized bed, hot water and towels. Perhaps it would be better if blankets and toiletries were provided. Also, the bathing area was very tiny and the water pressure was not stable. Once, water stopped flowing while my husband was showering and he had to... More

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Anuradha P, Manager at Palm Beach Inn and Sea Shells Cabanas, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We would like to take this opportunity to inform you that our property will be fully refurbished in the coming weeks and all recent developments will offer a higher level of comfort and value. We hope you will visit us again soon for more memorable experiences in Bentota, Sri Lanka. All the best! More

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Address: 200/1 Galle Road | Bentota, Bentota, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Bentota
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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