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Curry Bowl Guest House & Restaurant

368 Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 15415, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

So lucky we found This lovely place to spend a night in Hikkaduwa. The rooms are clean, spacious, well equipped and lovely. The staff is at your disposal and always smiles at you! They make u feel home! The garden, ending onto the beach is a place i could stay for hours... Just lazying or looking at the Sunset.. One... More 

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Thank Julie D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Turtles Rest for 6 nights over New Years, and overall had a lovely time. We were a group of two couples. On arrival, there was a bit of a hiccup as the manager Conrad didn't seem sure he had enough rooms for our booking - he told us that he receives more online bookings than he... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

I don't usually write any reviews but the staff were so good here and it was such a fantastic place that i had to leave a review. I was in Sri Lanka for 17 days, and stayed in 12 different places, but Curry Bowl / Turtles Rest was by far the best. I stayed for an extra third night because... More 

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Thank 2016Dan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2015 via mobile

Nice place right at the beach, quiet and yet in centre. Good food and perfect services. Great value for money. Giant green Turtles are just behind the corner where is also place to swim.. good place to spend few days..

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Thank Jan3212
London, England, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

I have only ever written one poor trip advisor review, otherwise I don't bother. We waited about an hour for our biryani and calamari dishes and when they came we had no cutlery and no papadams and chutney that were included. The food was not great. The calamari was really salty, it wasn't terrible but really salty. The biryani was... More 

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Thank Hayley P
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

Delicious Sri Lankan curry in a quiet setting. Cooked fresh to order so not the quickest meal, but definitely worth waiting for. Great value for money too. We only ate here, but the rooms also looked nice, with terraces leading into the beach.

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kent
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

This place was simply furnished but were made to feel very welcome. The food was incredible and amazing value. We were really interested in the spices and recipes and the family invited us to come back the next day to see how food was prepared, it was with much regret that we were flying home the next day and were... More 

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Thank sue08
East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Hello guys, I´m working in Jakarta, so the trip to Sri Lanka and specially Hikkaduwa meant to be my holiday. When I´ve seen this beautiful place called Curry Bowl I entered because first I just wanted to have some dinner. What happend then was, that I´ve been there every night for a nice view, some good talk and especially the... More 

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Thank herman5589
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

The Curry Bowl (or turtle's rest) is a nice place to stay in Hikkaduwa. It is really near to a place where the turtles come to the beach to get some food. The beach to the right is ok, but there are ugly hotels and many beach boys. if you walk left, the beach becomes nicer. Our room was large... More 

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Thank Eva G
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2015 via mobile

A real charmer midst large commercial hotels some of which crumbling like super coral or cold biz hotels like refresh. People are very nice. Bed comfortable. Room clean. On the sea but rocky have to walk to beach to swim. Off season, price more then reasonable, a bargain. Can bring yr fish and they will cook it for you.

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