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Tamarind Hill

3.5 of 5 No: 288 Galle Road | Dadella, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 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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    5 of 5 stars
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83 reviews 83 reviews
69 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had the opportunity to stay two nights there. The hotel is very small, kind of boutique place, meaning very quiet. The hotel is located 5 minute drive in tuk tuk from the Fort and city center. The room was quite big, large bathroom, private garden, etc....free wifi...clean...nice furniture...the service is great, quiet, efficient...restaurant ( outdoor dining) was nice and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

So after finishing at balapitiya we went to Galle. In December 2013 A very nice location far away from the hustle and bustle. Good customer service with a nice lounge. Nice rooms. We got the 2nd biggest room. Very nice!! I was very disappointed that the staff did not know if the food they we serving was halal/vegetarian!!!

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Fremantle, Australia
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28 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I don't usually stay in accommodation of this quality but this place was absolutely worth every last rupee. The butlers, waiters and maitre d all went out of their way to make sure our stay was as pleasant as possible. The rooms were immaculate and there were so many unexpected touches of luxury. The food was great and the setting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My stay at Tamarind Hill was perfect. The rooms are immaculate, clean, large, beautifully decorated. The bathroom is the biggest I have ever seen. Wi Fi and TV reception were also perfect. The grounds, pool and garden are well kept and sprinkled with rabits, peacocks, monkeys, squirrils and birds. All of the staff are well trained and very professional. Samith... More 

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Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice hotel, great courtyard, wild rabbits, peacock, squirrels and a lot of monkeys jumping around. Nice spaceful rooms, good massage treatment, service also good. Food was good, but not excellent, except the curry, this was super. Breakfast was ok, but coffee not. Overall very nice experience. Lovey pool.

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Manager S, Asia Leisure Team at Tamarind Hill, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to review us. Glad you tried our spa out as this was newly opened. Your points about the coffee and food is noted More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in this beautiful colonial type hotel on 15th of Jan 2015. It was a unique experience due to its architecture n design. Also we enjoyed the variety of foods and the customer care! Thank you Tamarind Hill for making our stay memorable.

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Manager S, Asia Leisure Team at Tamarind Hill, responded to this review

Dear Rohan Dias Thank you for your review. Its been a pleasure having you as our guest and we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us Thank you More 

Hereford, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A colonial property just outside the main area of Galle. Only a short Tuk Tuk ride from the fort area, or it is close enough to walk if you wish. This will take you through new Galle high street and the train station. Staff could not do enough for you especially like to mention Chameera, Sithara, Gayan, Gihan, Samith and... More 

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Manager S, Asia Leisure Team at Tamarind Hill, responded to this review

Dear Noel C Thank you for taking the time to review us. We truly appreciate the location updates. Glad you enjoyed your stay overall at Tamarind Hill. More 

Sydney, Australia
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151 reviews 151 reviews
61 hotel reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying nearby at Jetwing Lighthouse and went here for dinner. The hotel is amazing - a gorgeous colonial house which has been beautifully maintained and furnished. The staff are most attentive and hospitable. We ate on the verandah and thought that the setting was the nicest we had experienced in Sri Lanka. It is very beautiful and peaceful.... More 

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Manager S, Asia Leisure Team at Tamarind Hill, responded to this review

Dear Go55 Thank you for taking the time to review us. Glad you enjoyed the decor of this of amazing historically rich hotel and found the food great as well. We pay a lot of attention to the improvement of our services, staff and food which make us really special Your review will be shared with the team for a... More 

London, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We first visited this hotel in 2007 when it had just opened. We returned in this month (Jan 2015) hopeful that it would be just as memorable and were not disappointed. The rooms are immaculate and smell of delicious cinnamon, the atmosphere is peaceful and relaxed, almost like staying in a private stylish colonial house rather than a hotel. There... More 

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Manager S, Asia Leisure Team at Tamarind Hill, responded to this review

Dear Hattie D Glad you choose to visit us again and we are glad your weren't disappointed. Our staff at the hotel is what makes us special as they make our hotels unforgettable. Glad you enjoyed the company of the rabbits which roam freely around in our courtyard and garden beyond. Hope you had time to experience a boat ride... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived here for our final night's stay in Sri Lanka and wished we'd booked for longer. The friendly staff looked after us from start to finish and nothing was too much trouble. Gayan was very helpful and always made sure we were looked after so too did Samith who even made us a lovely elephant out of towels and fresh... More 

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Manager S, Asia Leisure Team at Tamarind Hill, responded to this review

Dear Lyndsey409 We wish you could have stayed longer but there is always a next time. We thank you for taking the trouble to review us and it is much appreciated. Your review will be shared with the team for a job well done. More 

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Address: No: 288 Galle Road | Dadella, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tamarind Hill 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Tamarind Hill Hotel Galle
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#2 Business Hotel in Galle
#2 Romantic Hotel in Galle
#4 Family Hotel in Galle

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