We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Coral Sands Hotel

No.326, Galle Rd, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Tingo to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Best prices for: 1 room 1 guest
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Coral Sands Hotel
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Coral Sands Hotel
Add Photo Write a Review

377 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    144
    130
    69
    14
    20
See reviews for
87
177
22
3
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (119)
Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (377)
  • Mar-May only
    (116)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (61)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (78)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (122)
All months
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Level Contributor
48 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here and what we found was for a three star hotel the furnishing and fittings were of good quality. very homely and the staff are very polite and go out of there way we also met with a very friendly and obliging bar tender .food was good. only drawback is that they should have tea coffee makers in the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Level Contributor
19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am at Coral Sands Hikkaduwa with my family now. Superb experience from the check in till now. Lunch and dinner are superb. Delicious food with lots of variety.Rooms are clean and spacious. Both pools are really nice. Friendly staff. A great place to stay in down south.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

my wife and I just spent 4 weeks holiday here all of the staff were great and attention to detail was outstanding from the moment we arrived till we left the level of service was outstanding I would like to thank the owner and his lovely wife for our last night it was very special.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review following your 4 week-stay with us. I'm pleased that my wife & I had the opportunity to talk to you. We note with pleasure that you enjoyed the farewell dinner on the last day of your stay. This complimentary special dinner is offered to our long stay guests... More 

Kandy, Sri Lanka
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I visited this hotel in May 2015 with my family.We went there in a weekend. The hotel is situated by the main road. But there is limited parking space at the hotel front and not very secure. The hotel staff is very good and they welcome us with a welcome drink. There was a pol in the front of the... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for your excellent review. Your positive comments regarding our location, rooms & service are appreciated. We are pleased that you & your family enjoyed your week-end stay with us. A tip from us for your next visit - Gated parking is available across the road in addition to the parking area adjacent... More 

Lahore
Level Contributor
11 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

Can't praise this hotel enough. Sea view Rooms were clean and average sized with nice seating area outside. Staff was highly courteous and friendly. Breakfast and dinner buffet was out of this world. I loved each and every dish they made. Having 2 big and one small pool with open view of the sea is out of this world. I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, My team & I are delighted with your superb review & your recommendation. THANK YOU. We look forward to welcome you on your next visit to Coral Sands. Kind regards, Siri E Goonewardene, Managing Director, Coral Sands Hotel Ltd., Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka. More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Level Contributor
23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Me and my wife spent 2 nights 3 days in this beautifully located hotel and we rate the place 10 out of 10. We simply booked the place after checking the previous visitors reviews and it was definitely the correct decision. Friendly staff from the time we arrived till the time we checked out. Clean rooms with beautiful sea view... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for your ‘excellent review ‘ & your award of a perfect score. Your positive comments in respect of our location, rooms & the staff are immensely appreciated. Thank you for your alert regarding improving of Drivers’ accommodation. This is ear-marked for improvement within the next few lean months. We look forward to... More 

Level Contributor
32 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This was hands down the WORST HOTEL EXPERIENCE I have ever had. Upon arrival, the hotel looked questionable at best and our room was dirty beyond belief. After coming back from a meal, I noticed that there were ANTS all over my bed and also on the floor . All of my clothes needed to be washed and the staff... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Your review has caused a great deal concern among all of us at Coral Sands. Your booking for 2 days ( I need to clarify here that your stay was NOT 72 hours ) through Expedia was for a standard room. A complimentary upgrade to deluxe was given due to non-availability of standard rooms.... More 

Burford, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We arrived at Coral sands on Friday 22nd may, to a warm welcome , and the paper work was done quickly and we were shown to our room, We stayed in a deluxe room, it was clean and more than adequate for our stay, All the staff without exception have been polite and very friendly and nothing has been too... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Yet another case of ‘customer delight’ which we ambitiously aim for ! Thank you for your review & all it’s positives which earned us a perfect score. Thank you too for sharing your holiday experience with our future guests. The hospitality & kindness you encounter while in Sri Lanka is uniquely Sri Lankan. My... More 

Level Contributor
6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

On 18th,19th we stayed in hotel coral sand .actually we had a nice joyfull stay at our familiar hotel like our early visits.one thing has to be mentioned there was a remarkable improvement and great change would be praised by everyone who come to this place.location,setting up,food,bath rooms and room facillities are very good.pool is being clean always by respectable... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for your wonderful review. Thank you too for your appreciation of the improvements done since your last visit. Feedback from our repeat guests regarding the refurbishment work has been very encouraging. We are pleased that you & your young family enjoyed your time at the pool as well as at the beach.... More 

Level Contributor
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015 via mobile

We are currently at coral sands On our annual corporate vacation . The staff is the most friendly we have ever seen. Great atmosphere , greater food , and I nominate them to be the most friendly and helpful staff ever!!

Was this review helpful? Yes 4
Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for the ‘Great Review’ which resulted in a perfect score. We are glad to note that you have enjoyed your holiday with us. Thank you too for your high recommendation of our staff. We look forward to your next visit to Coral Sands. Kind regards, Siri E Goonewardene, Managing Director, Coral Sands... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

263 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (260)
Viewed
View from room (20)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (60)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (70)
Viewed
Room/suite (41)
Viewed
Dining (12)
Viewed
Bathroom (5)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Other (51)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (3)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Hikkaduwa
0.4 mi away
Chaaya Tranz Hikkaduwa
Chaaya Tranz Hikkaduwa
#5 of 23 in Hikkaduwa
4.0 of 5 stars 838 reviews
2.0 mi away
Lavanga Resort & Spa
Lavanga Resort & Spa
#6 of 23 in Hikkaduwa
4.0 of 5 stars 176 reviews
3.8 mi away
Aditya
Aditya
#1 of 23 in Hikkaduwa
5.0 of 5 stars 391 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.3 mi away
Asian Jewel Boutique Hotel
Asian Jewel Boutique Hotel
#2 of 23 in Hikkaduwa
5.0 of 5 stars 344 reviews
0.1 mi away
Bansei by Hotel J
Bansei by Hotel J
#14 of 23 in Hikkaduwa
3.5 of 5 stars 174 reviews
0.7 mi away
Main Reef Hotel and Restaurant
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay