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.
All 47 Tangalle accommodations

Mangrove Beach Cabanas & Chalets

Save
You added Mangrove Beach Cabanas & Chalets to your Saves list
Kapuhenwela | Marakolliya, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Hotel amenities
Mangrove Beach Cabanas & Chalets
Certificate of Excellence 2014
We can't find prices for this accommodation
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Tangalle
Check In Check Out
Write a Review

309 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    212
    72
    16
    6
    3
See reviews for
45
165
17
1
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (36)
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
    (309)
  • Mar-May only
    (85)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (58)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (71)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (95)
All months
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We pre booked 4 nights at the simple beach cabanas for 50€ a night. The place is wonderful set, right by the beach, surrounded by palm trees and hammocks, we felt like Robinson Crusoe. We decided to change our plans and skip 2 nights. We did not accept a refund for the 2 nights, but without a question the management... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The cabanas are a great place for relaxing and just enjoying a piece of almost empty tropical beach. The sea is too rough for swimming, but luckily there's a natural pool close by. It's also possible to use kayaks for free in order to explore the lagoon. Nice! Staff and food is also top notch :-)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the Mangrove Cabana for 3 nights and it exceeded expectations. It was the perfect way to finish our fantastic holiday in Sri Lanka. It is incredibly chilled out, quiet and we often felt like we had the run of the place and the beach to ourselves. The food was great and the service was fantastic although unobtrusive.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Thionville, France
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
42 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

its great there; meals are normal; we ate the 1st evening cause shower rain; and morning after , it was sunny: we stayed 3 nights there; beach is cleaned every day; lots of palm trees , shadow on the chalet...ideal; we just regret that as i explained to them, that the chalet have lots of space open above doors, Windows... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Brussels, Belgium
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
51 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were 2 families staying in 2 chalets for 6 nights around Christmas. The service was very good, the chalet confortable. Being in a quiet place just on the beach is really great. The restaurant provides good food. We were with our driver that was provided with bed and food for free. Why not 5 stars? Well, we were unlucky... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Queenstown, New Zealand
Contributor
14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a lovely relaxing stay in cabanas for 3 days over Christmas. The location is great if you want to get away from it all for a while, it's a quiet beach (bliss after Unawatuna and Mirissa) and really beautiful. It's about a 300R tuk tuk into Tangalle itself. The cabana is lovely, very simple but beautifully designed. I... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bude, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
20 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We were staying at a cabana a little further down the beach called Eagles nest (would really recommend staying there) but during the day when we wanted to chill at the beach, these guys made us feel more than welcome! We ate lunch here three times and one dinner- all our meals were great! Would really recommend eating here, or... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Cannot comment on accommodation as we stayed at the nearby Coconut Island Cabanas however we ate here a few times during our stay in Tangalle. We can highly recommend their fresh seafood. We had calamari and butter fish, both were excellent. Staff is also very friendly. The place is very relaxed and has stunning views of the ocean.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Muscat, Oman
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

After relying on trip advisor to make all of our bookings in the past five years, this one let us down. Mangrove beach chalets was a beautiful location and an overall amazing property, it was not however a good place for a family with young children. We had three main issues - 1) the chalets all open with no screens... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Storrington, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
22 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

We stayed in one of the beach cabanas - really clean, no aircon, but mesh over all the windows allowed for the cool sea breezes to pass through without the addition of mosquitos. Lovely big room and outside terrace. Excellent food at the beach bar and main restaurant - we saw our lunch being caught then cooked! If you need... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Mangrove Beach Cabanas & Chalets? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Mangrove Beach Cabanas & Chalets

Address: Kapuhenwela | Marakolliya, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Mangrove Beach Cabanas & Chalets Hotel Tangalle
Mangrove Beach Cabanas And Chalets

257 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (257)
Viewed
Room/suite (31)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (45)
Viewed
View from room (8)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (33)
Viewed
Dining (29)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
Family/play areas (1)
Viewed
Other (104)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay