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Ambalama Villa

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Dahawella Nr Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful four night stay in this villa in January with our two teenage sons. It was so relaxing with the attentive staff, excellent food and fabulous location and view over the ocean and the stick fishermen and glorious sunsets. Highly recommend!

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Singapore
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at Ambalama Villa was considered one of the highlights of our 9-day Sri Lanka trip (it is on par with our trek up Adam's Peak). My partner and I stayed here for 3 nights in December 2015. We were lucky enough to have the entire villa to ourselves as the remaining rooms were not taken. The crew comprised... More 

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Bath, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2015

My wife and I spent 6 days with 2 friends at this wonderful luxury villa near Galle, Sri Lanka. In short, if you want relaxation, superb setting on the beach, an exquisite luxury villa, exceptional food, amazing sunsets, setting to die for, and unobtrusive and friendly Sri Lankan hospitality then don't hesitate to book Ambalama! You won't be disappointed!

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Thank Roland M
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

A return visit with my wife a year on but this time accompanied by her mother and aunt. Wow, our fantastic memories from last year didn't fail us. The staff are fantastic, the food amazing, the service impeccable and the location and views.......well, absolutely breathtaking! We were blessed with great weather and had the whole spacious villa to ourselves. We... More 

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Thank splitter2014
sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

My family (2 adults and 3 children) stayed at Ambalama for 3 nights at the beginning of October. We simply loved the villa. We had a wonderfully relaxing stay and were superbly looked after by the wonderful staff.

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

After the marvellous experience of last year,I knew what to expect in terms of the amazing proximity of the sea, the sunset views, the sound of the waves as you fall asleep. The food was excelent in 2014 but has gotten even better I think and the chef is game to execute requests and does so with panache and imagination.... More 

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Thank asiantraveller2014
Bath, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

We stayed at Ambalama for a week for our honeymoon and had the most incredible time! GORGEOUS villa, very relaxed atmosphere, the friendliest staff and most delicious food! We can wait to go back with friends! Perfect location for exploring too (or just relaxing if thats what you want to do!) and the have a fantastic pack with local recommendations... More 

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Thank LucyKidd
london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

We have just arrived back from a 11 day holiday at Villa Ambalama. I am actually worried about how to do it justice! I have travelled extensively, and with extravagance, and I don't hesitate in saying this was one of the most special times I have ever had. The villa is very thoughtfully planned and incredibly comfortable - wonderful art,... More 

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London, Uk
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Entering the Ambalama Villa is a memorable architectural promenade. You pass through the house entrance, and cross a bridge over a pond to enter a light, spacious living room open on three sides with the rumbling waves of the ocean beyond and light-filled courtyards to the sides. The immediate impression is of openness, relaxation and comfort. The villa is tastefully... More 

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3 Thank DengSan
London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

Set just off the beach Ambalama Villa is a cleverly designed home which blurs the lines between indoor and outdoor living. From the beautiful furniture to the stunning pool and the private outdoor showers, the whole place has been designed with luxury and style in mind. Whilst staying here, we were fortunate enough to see a giant turtle on the... More 

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