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Amaya Chalets

398/2, Pillewa Road | Dalupotha, Negombo 2111, Sri Lanka (Formerly Shamila's Chalets)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 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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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a wicked place this is!!! So welcoming and friendly. Such helpful hosts too, Manoj the manager gave us loads of useful tips as we had just arrived. The chalets are clean and in a very quiet area but still really close the the centre of it all. Manoj even looked after our camera for 6 weeks after we left... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Amaya chalets is a right choice for those who want to live in a peaceful and comfortable place at a very reasonable cost. we stayed in the villa for 5 nights and 6 days. It was quite a good experience with things at proper place, neat and clean house and greenery all around. It has nicely frunished with good wi... More

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Doha, Qatar
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

For travelers who are looking for a cheap place (20$/night), near the city & restaurants, Amaya Chalets is your destination. Clean room, good atmosphere, Friendly & Helpful manager (His name is Manoj) He can manage an airport shuttle.

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Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

As I had one night transit in Sri Lanka I booked myself in Amaya Chalets in Negombo, which is close to the airport. The E-mail contact beforehand was very quick and nice and the stuff was already waiting for me on my arrival day. The room I stayed in has massive space and is perfectly clean. The house in general... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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6 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We stayed just for one night. It is a quit and clean place near town (walking distance to a few restaurants). The owner was very friendly, drop us off at the ATM and then nearby at the restaurant for dinner. He also aranged the shuttle to the airport. We highly recommend this hotel!

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Hanoi, Vietnam
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We stayed two nights after flying in to the country. The apartment we stayed in was perfect, very spacious and comfortablefor for our first nights in Sri Lanka. Could have done with some air con which he is currently getting installed. Amaya chalets is located in Negombo's Catholic suburbs and a fifteen to twenty minute walk to the beaches and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2013 via mobile

After a long flight and a 10 hour stop over, having a relaxed evening when we arrived in Sri Lanka was a must! The owner picked us up from the airport and greeted us with a smile. The accommodation had everything we needed, simple, neat, spacious. We spoke long with Maniuush, who kindly gave us some insight on Sri Lankan... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013 via mobile

My parents and I recently stayed in Amaya chalets. It was around 15 minute from the airport so not far to travel to after a long-haul flight. We stayed in Chalet B; the living room was my favourite as the furniture was so comfortable and there was tea/coffee making facilities which I like to have in a room. The bedroom... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Located only 15 minutes from the airport. Clean and comfortable rooms with wifi and decent enough bath room. Friendly owner was also helpful. Ideal for those in transit or wanting to stay close to the airport. Not sure there is much to see or do in Negombo though. Simple but effective.

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Alnwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

but close enough to enjoy all that the Lagoon area has to offer-the restaurant's,hotel's,bar's etc all within a short tuktuk ride away-the airport is within 20/25 minutes of the accom- lets face it !,who wants a 3/4hours trip to your accom place after/even before a longhaul flight- the owner Manoj Chintaka Fernando & family will make you right welcome as... More

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Address: 398/2, Pillewa Road | Dalupotha, Negombo 2111, Sri Lanka (Formerly Shamila's Chalets)
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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Relax in the homely comforts of Amaya Chalets just a few minutes away from Negombo Beach and Colombo Airport. If you are looking for convenient vacation rentals in Negombo Sri Lanka then look no further than Amaya Chalets. With close proximity to Colombo airport you can get you vacation started soon after you land. If you are a beach lover you can literally drop off your bags and within 30 minutes of landing you could be enjoying the beautiful beach at Negombo. Amaya Chalet is a small family run rental property and thus you will get to experience real Sri Lankan home treatment. With beautifully decorated and furnished double bedrooms available the villa is suitable for couples, families or single visitors looking for a relaxing atmosphere to relax as they embark on their exciting holiday. The close proximity to the airport (only 15 minutes drive away) also offers a great place to wind your holiday down as you prepare to leave Sri Lanka on the next leg of your Journey. Additional services such as airport pickups and drop offs, whatever the time for your flights, are also available. All you need to do is simply let the very friendly people at Villa Amaya know your flight details. You can also inquire about tours with English speaking guides which can be arranged at competitive rates.As if that was not enough, to extend the hospitality available at Amaya, the following are all available at no charge to you:• Wifi• Toiletries and towels• Desktop computer with internet access• Secure parking• Luggage storage. If you are planning a vacation to Sri Lanka then there is only one place for you to stay, Amaya Chaltes, where the homeliness of Sri Lankan living greets you. ... more   less 
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