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Villa Araliya

154/10 Poruthota Road | Kochchikade, Negombo, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #7 of 27 Hotels in Negombo
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We loved it. It's a few minutes walk from a nice beach. Rooms are really nice, swimming pool is clean. We went there as a family and had a 'house' just for oursleves. Team was very caring with young kids, they even have toys to play with They could only offer pizza for dinner but they were really good Overall,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We only stayed here one night after we landed, it's just 15 mins in a tuk tuk from the airport (1,000 rupees) located in a nice quiet road off the main drag. Our room was lovely, large king size wooden four poster bed although I had to spend some time getting rid of the mozzies inside despite the mozzie net... More 

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Kent
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a gorgeous hotel. It's a bit different, relaxed and cool. The room was lovely too Slightly disappointed by our lunch, it was a very thin, basic sandwich, we expected more given the hotel and the price. That said, this is a lovely hotel which I whole heartedly recommend

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Florence, Italy
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4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

For the last couple of nights in sri Lanka we treated ourselves in this lovely place. few minutes walk from the beach and from restaurants and bars, very very well looked after, very clean, huge and comfortable bed, good food, refreshing pool and great hosts Pali his wife their son and the dogs which they have rescued from the street... More 

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Firstly if you do not like cats and dogs do not stay here. Nice room with comfortable king size bed. No TV or kettle. I got morning coffee from the dining area and took back to my room. Only toiletries was a bottle of shower gel. Nice pool but you to pay to use it. Quiet location, only 5 minutes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

This was our second visit to Villa Araliya but this time we were a group of nine on a two week holiday travelling around Sri Lanka. It is in a perfect location for the airport and as were setting off for Jaffna the next day it was fantastic. We had a family apartment for four which was wonderful plus two... More 

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Hamburg
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

We spent our first night here straight after landing at Colombo airport. Management is very friendly and helpful, they organized us a ride to Kandy and gave us hints for the beaches. The room was very clean and included a comfy king size bed. Apart from that there were two, three bars in walking distance! Perfect spot to start a... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We stayed at Villa Araliya for one night having landed at Colombo airport around lunchtime, and before embarking on our travels around Sri Lanka the next day, therefore needing somewhere just to rest our heads for the night. The room was clean, fairly basic (in terms of appliances and facilities - but did have A/C and a mosquito net), and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

The staff was super friendly, they think ahead. Before you ask for something, they already give you what you need, for example towels for the swimmingpool. They are always cleaning op working in the garden. They had very nice, clean AC rooms, relaxing pool area and simple, but good food. When you're here, you will be treated like a princess!... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

If you wan't to waste money u can go there, it's perfect. U can find all around, a better hotel for a very good price. The pick up from the airport is also very expensive : 30dollars for 10minutes! Take a taxi by yourself or another hotel. The boss is a very bad man, he just wants to do buisiness... More 

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Address: 154/10 Poruthota Road | Kochchikade, Negombo, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 14
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Also Known As:
Villa Araliya Hotel Negombo
Araliya Hotel Negombo
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#2 Best Value Hotel in Negombo
#3 Family Hotel in Negombo
#4 Romantic Hotel in Negombo

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