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Sachal Mir's Bed & Breakfast

2,C Dungalpitiya Thalahena, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #24 of 119 Negombo B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

I have just spent a month in Sri Lanka and ended up spending five of those days here. I only planned to spend about two but the owners are quite simply the best people I met in Sri Lanka. They looked after me, they allowed me to leave some of my clothes whilst I was travelling, they cooked the best... More 

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Gothenburg, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

The Sachal Mir's is a lovely and peaceful place to rest at after or before a long flight. The charming family will greet you as a member of their family and you really don't want to leave. The place is right by the lagoon far from the noice in Negombo town. Rooms are very clean and have got what you... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014 via mobile

The place it's self was ok, the room had it's own shower and air conditioning (though it leaked water my bed through out the night) and breakfast was nice, you eat it sat outside in the garden. What put us off as two young girls traveling alone was the pushiness of the staff, we had arranged a transfer with them... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed a night in a clean, spacious room. However, the one overhead fan did not cool us very much, and we sweated throughout the hot May night, unable to sleep much. It is a pity, as the place was away from the city centre, and set in lovely rural surroundings, facing a bay, which made taking breakfast made by... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

Great price for a guesthouse on the lagoon , very helpful and friendly staff , rooms are clean and very comfortable , mozzie nets are big enough to cover beds comfortably and towels are provided. The breakfast which was included in the price was excellent and the view over the lagoon from the dining area is suburb. Highly recommended

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Ghent, Belgium
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This is a very nice place, close to the airport and a great view of the Negombo Lagoon. We stayed one night after our flight into Sri Lanka, due to it's close location to the airport. The rooms are very clean and roomy. A bit far from the beach, but only just a tuktuk ride away. Breakfast and dinner are... More 

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Mangalore, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

The B&B is located on the Negombo lagoon which beautiful views. Booked this one as I was arriving in Colombo by a late night flight. I regret I did not book it for more than a day as I had to leave for Kandy. The staff was helpful even though we landed up at 3.30am The double rooms are clean... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I was a little disappointed in this B&B after the excellent references that other reviewers had given it. Room was tidy and clean but no air conditioning despite that I paid extra for this. Difficult to sleep after a long flight in the heat. Wireless internet also not working while I was guest. My ipad connected but service so slow... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We stayed here the last 3 days of our vacation,We can only agree with all the previous reviews, this homestay is a joy,you are treated as one of the family, if you are looking for excellent Sri Lankan food this is the place is hard to beat, for a very reasonable cost you must try Kumari cooking. (BEST FOOD WE... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

What a gem, right on the lagoon, so relaxing and such wonderful people looking after the place, Great food and brilliant hospitality. A fair bit out of town but still only 10 mins by tuk tuk. There is a beach 2 mins walk away but it is not good for swimming but wonderful relaxing sunsets. Far enough away from tourist... More 

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