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121/2 Lewis Place, Negombo, Sri Lanka
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Seahouse
Ranked #11 of 93 Negombo B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Vienna, Austria
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We actually only slept here for a few hrs having arrived at about 5am in the morning at the guesthouse but having been travelling for 20 hrs the few hrs sleep were very welcome! The host Shanaka got up extra early to welcome us on arrival and was so nice from start to finish. Having (mistakenly) booked another hotel for... More

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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at the Seahouse for two nights at the beginning of our Sri Lanka holiday. The Seahouse guest house is the perfect place for the low budget or rucksack traveler. It is a straightforward, simple but clean guest house. It is very conveniently located not far from the international airport. It is also situated right on... More

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Papeete, French Polynesia
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

i confirm that is the perfect place to stay when you just arrive in sri lanka, in front of the beach, simple bedrooms, not expansive at all to compare with the others places and above all a lovely owner named Shanaka who is also the best and the more patient driver ever ;))) thanks again Shanaka, you contributed to make... More

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Eindhoven
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Beach Beach Beach!!! Nice place near the beach to catch some sun before you go back. The breakfast was amazing (the Englisch and Sri Lankan). The tortillas were delicious! They treat you like family and really look out for you. The mosquito net was very nice because it was a square. The location was nice because you can easily go... More

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Budapest, Hungary
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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We started and ended our three-week Sri Lanka tour at Seahouse, due to the excellent hospitality of Shanaka. A group of 7, we needed some help finding a driver and all, and he went out of his way to help us find the greatest driver. The hotel is a no-frills place, in a good location with the back garden overlooking... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Its should be guesthous not 5 star hotel!!!!!!!!! Not worth the money!!!!!! For 1 person 2000 rupis for not to good looking rooms is not worth it!!!!! And its not close to the senter of the city!!!! The street outside is dark and scary

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49 reviews 49 reviews
42 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2013

Seahouse was a brilliant place to finish our trip around Sri Lanka. A nice little family business with 4 guest rooms. We booked based on tripadvisor reviews, via phone just a few hours before arriving. Given we were quoted Rs1800 + 10% VAT, we were a little sceptical about the quality we could expect, but were very pleasantly surprised when... More

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Berlin, Germany
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

We are returning guests, since we liked it so much here on our first stay. The perfect place after arriving or before leaving from the airport. Clean, simple rooms, direct beach access, lovely crew and a very friendly owner make this place special. Oh and make sure to try the tacos, they are just delicious!

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2013 via mobile

Simple, clean place right by the beach. The owner, Shanaka, is a cool guy who goes out of his way to make your stay comfortable. Rooms/ bathrooms are in good order. Some simple plastic beach chairs out back would top off the place. Great spot for a first or last night in Sri Lanka.

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Montreal, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
35 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2013

A small Guest house, in the front of the sea. The owner Shanaka take care of is client as it was is family and he is the cook and he know how to bring flavor to a dish very well. The room are clean and small but it is a place to hang out for coming in and out of... More

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Address: 121/2 Lewis Place, Negombo, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Number of rooms: 3

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