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Citrus Hikkaduwa

3.0 of 5 400 Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka (Formerly Amaya Reef)
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Visited in jan for 2wks......best 2wks ever....sun....sand.....sea.....hotel was in a great position straight onto the beach Staff were friendly and polite....never met such a nice bunch. Bedding and towells changed every day....always cleaning the boys. Food in the hotel was ok but lots of places to eat out. We had the perfect room 606....with the perfect view........want to go back... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We are a family of four pax( 2 adults + 2 children above 18 yrs of age )!We have booked 2 delux rooms ! Rooms were quite big and have all reqd room ameneties like aircon,LCD, hot&cold shower etc and all were in good working conditions ! The food prepared was also good and enjoyable ! The location was also... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived Christmas Day and stayed for nine nights, during this time we moved rooms three times, the first room was completely inhabitable, the second room I believe was staff quarters who were shouting on the stairs from 6.30am - eventually the hotel room moved us to a superior room which we had actually asked about upgrading upon arrival. We... More 

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Baku, Azerbaijan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the Citrus is a nice hotel located on the strip, on the main drag in Hikka. The pool isn't that big, but with the beach right there, you don't need much more! The hotel restaurant isn't terrible either, with many odd things on the late night menu. Not sure if the cuisine is traditional Sri Lankan (the one offered on... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Spacious comfortable rooms with a balcony, all overlooking the pool, the palm garden and the Indian Ocean: ideal if you like the refreshing sea breeze, the sound of the strong surf, and the reflection of the full moon on the water. Great breakfast buffet selection by the Ocean. Most personable, polite helpful staff. The internet service, limited to the lobby... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 10 nights over new year and I don't have many negatives. This was a surf holiday as my boyfriend is a keen surfer. On first impressions everything is clean and tidy. The view from The main reception is the pool with the sea in the background. When the tide is out there is coral you can... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I booked a deluxe room facing the sea through agoda. I don't believe the room is as big as 30 square meters. and the decoration is just so so. Also very noisy. Swimming pool is quite small and the beach, you'd better to walk left for 100 meters to find a location which you can go swimming.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel have the best coral reef section of the whole Hikkaduwa area (for sure!).. so do not forget your Coral beach shoes! :D :D if you are lucky like us, you might even find some amazing things in there.. ;) sunset is amazing and me and my friends had an amazing, crazy, goofing around time! pool is not that... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yes, I admit that the rooms are not, seen by Western standards, very good. They are very sober, not very comfortable, but ours were clean. And yes, the bathroom is too small and has a very rare odor. When you get there make sure you have a Deluxe-rooom, otherwise you might get caught in a room with an ugly view.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dirty rooms, not cleaned properly. Elevator living its own life, and really slow. Bathroom dirty and very small. Shower of another generation. Got double bed instead of two small beds as booked. Adequate food. Was there for Christmas, lovely Christmas evening, very good show and music. Wifi only in restaurant, bar and pool. Not in the rooms. Just sheets and... More 

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Address: 400 Galle Road, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka (Formerly Amaya Reef)
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Hikkaduwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Citrus Hikkaduwa 3*
Number of rooms: 90
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Also Known As:
Citrus Hikkaduwa Hotel Hikkaduwa
Amaya Reef Hikkaduwa
Amaya Reef Hotel Hikkaduwa
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Hikkaduwa

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