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Coral Sands Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.326, Galle Rd, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #9 of 23 hotels in Hikkaduwa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

room on 2nd floor with balcony booked. changed 3 times room as maintenance very bad, no security door lookers, too much noise from the mainstreet. balcony nice seaside. food in restaurant not nice, always the same menues. the restaurant is too noisy, bad lights. beachlife in front of hotel a big harassment for tourist ladies from the srilankan beachboys. harassments... More

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London, United Kingdom
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights – it’s quite a small hotel and currently under development. We got a brand new room in the new-wing which was awesome. Food was very good. Sunday Lunch buffet was the best. Dinner buffet was amazing too!! The Crab Soup and the devilled prawns were yummy for a seafood fan like me! Pool is... More

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Bolton Lancs
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

After having had a brilliant holiday here last year we decided to return with our son and daughter-in-law and 5 year old grandson. The welcome we received was wonderful , check in was quick and friendly and we were shown to our rooms very quickly. The room was clean, on the ground floor with amazing sea views. The hotel is... More

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Karlsruhe, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014 via mobile

Our experience with the coral sands beach resort started in the night when we wanted to do a walk-in check-in without a reservation. First we were told that there are no rooms but just 2 h ago we saw them on a bookingsite. As we said so they told us we should book it over internet. We asked them why... More

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Oslo
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

We have stayed here for 7 days and liked it so good that we extended our visit with 5 more days. We did not do the full pension - just breakfast (which was good). Lunch and dinner we did here and there in the area. The beach has a coral area just about 60 m from the shore. Here we... More

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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. I’m glad that we were able to extend your stay as we have been working on almost full capacity on most days. You are one of many who had the good fortune to have turtles as your snorkelling companions while being surrounded by a large number of colourful... More

London, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
17 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at the Coral Sands hotel. The staff were fantastic and nothing was too much trouble. The food was incredible buffet style with just so much choice and everything your heart could desire. Our room was beautiful with a balcony overlooking the garden and sea. Swimming pool was lovely, bar was lovely. Couldn't fault it, would... More

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Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for your superb review which earned us a near perfect score on the Customer Satisfaction Index of TripAdvisor. . My team & I are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. We would have certainly done all possible to extend your stay – had it been within our control. Your comments... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

We went to a no. of hotels in sri lanka.but we havent seen such a great place yet.everyt thing & all should be appreciated.from management to minus staff,all are very kind,helpf full in all maner.we have to be very great full to miss maleesha to give us her kind regard when we made our boking of the hotel.this time we... More

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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. My team & I are appreciative of all your positive comments following your two night stay with us with your family. I note with pleasure that you were able to enjoy our hospitality from the moment the booking was done with Maleesha. We would be embarking on a... More

bristol
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in Hikkaduwa at the end of March. This was our first time in Sri Lanka. Hopefully not our last time. Check in: we arrived around 7pm after a long journey and check in was quick and effective. No long filling in of forms and hanging around. We were given room keys and safe keys and shown to our... More

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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. Thank you too for your recommendation & your time spent in presenting a detailed overview of your stay which would be useful to future travellers. Your comments regarding our location, cleanliness, food & our most important asset – our staff are much appreciated. We look forward to your... More

London
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We have just spent a week at the Coral Sands in Hikkaduwa and had a brilliant time. The staff were just excellent and couldn't do enough for you. Everyone from reception to restaurant were so helpful, nice and friendly. The location is perfect - nearby to shops and restaurants. It is right on a beautiful beach with direct access. We... More

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Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for your very positive review which earned us a near perfect ranking on the customer satisfaction index of TripAdvisor. Your comments in respect of our location, staff, food & all else are greatly appreciated. Once the planned refurbishment is completed some of the upper floor rooms will have extended balconies replete with... More

vinslöv
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26 reviews 26 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014

actually we spent our nights at another hotel but ours days were spent here, we were well taken care of the hotels GRO Maleesha,( we stayed at this hotel the year before but as I was stomach operated I couldn't eat a full menu - the food is absolutely divine), it costs us 1000 rupees a day with 4 towels,... More

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Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands Hotel, responded to this review

Greetings from CORAL SANDS Dear Guest, Thank you for your superb review. I note with pleasure that you were looked after well by Maleesha. We are glad you opted to spend the day time at our hotel. We missed your regular presence at our north pool once you left. Your comment about the caring nature of the pool attendant has... More

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Address: No.326, Galle Rd, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Hikkaduwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Coral Sands Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in Hikkaduwa #7 Family Hotel in Hikkaduwa #8 Romantic Hotel in Hikkaduwa
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