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International Beach Hotel & Restaurant

Galle Road | Narigama, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #24 of 85 Hikkaduwa B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Varna, Bulgaria
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23 reviews 23 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

A nice looking hotel with a nice athmosphere. Nearby a lot of places to drink or eat. Once you leave the beach prices go down. At about 0,75 km there is a supermarket, when you leave go left. If you leave to the right there is almost nothing. If you want to see the turtles go to the chaaya tranz... More

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35 reviews 35 reviews
11 hotel reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

We stayed 4 nights here in two rooms. The hotel is perfecty located on the beach with nice sunbeds. The staff are friendly and talkative. Food is average. The rooms were nice and clean with hot warer but the door to the bathroom in one of the rooms (no.31) were broken and could not close. They have a variety of... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Best hotel in Hikkaduwa! All the time the hotel is full unlike others. Right next to the best surfing spot. We walked all along the beach and never saw as much people as in this hotel. They have the best personnel who always do the impossible to please the clients. The manager is one of the most professional and cooperative... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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45 reviews 45 reviews
33 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2014

The rooms are basic (cold shower and no blinds for the shower window...) but the location right on the beach makes it worth the stay. The Drunken Monkey Bar has a relaxed atmosphere for a drink or food. Close to a beach break and board rental if you're into surfing or wanting to learn. However, if you are travelling alone... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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77 reviews 77 reviews
28 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014

Due to some positive reviews we had read, we decided to stay at the International. The room was ok if not very noisy at night as the place is close to the road. Location wise for the beach, it’s ideal though. I found that some of the staff were not as friendly as other places; that’s probably the norm at... More

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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

We had one of the rooms facing the beach, and with a balcony that we shared with the room next door (sea view suite). The room was very nice, and even had a fridge. Bathroom also very nice. However, they played quite noisy music from around dinner time and till 11. That made it less tempting for us to use... More

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Venice, Italy
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Nice Hotel located in the best part of the Beach of Hikka. Drunken monkey bar and Restaurant very good! Service and staff very kind. The only thing the don't clean the room everyday and don't change towels. Overall very good experience

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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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27 reviews 27 reviews
19 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

We stayed here for seven days and although the location was great, the noise was not. We were in a room close to the main road so other rooms maybe better, but the toots of the vehicles at night made it very hard to sleep. The rooms are quite dark also, but there was hot water so for the price... More

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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2014 via mobile

Booked it due to the good reviews and whilst it is well located on beach the food here is average and the rooms are only ok. It is prob too busy and the staff seemed a bit impersonal. Mossier net was crap also

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Need to book this place ahead of time as during season, it is fully booked. It is the best place to stay in Hikkaduwa for those who like the simple, funky, chilled out lifestyle. The Narigama stretch is great for seabathing. My favourite experiences year in year out for over 5 years now, have been here. It's safe, the waiters... More

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Address: Galle Road | Narigama, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Hikkaduwa
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