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Marakolliya Beach, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
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Sandy Cabanas
Ranked #28 of 45 Tangalle B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 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
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We loved this place right from arrival. We treated ourselves to a cabana right at the front looking out to the beach...what a view! The beach was beautiful, the staff were friendly and the evening buffet BBQ was incredible. Great vibe and a fab place to stay.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night in August with some friends. We had a nice clean but basic room on the second floor of a cabana. The outside shower was a nice touch. The Saturday night Sri Lankan BBQ and all you can eat buffet is not to be missed! Location is perfect and the beach is stunning!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice place to stay in Tangalle. We had one of the cabanas next to the beach and heard the waves while sleeping. The beach is beautiful and food was also good. Sometimes the fish was a little bit too dry, but the evenings BBQ was very good. I would go there again.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If only I had read the reviews before staying here! I stayed with a group of friends here for two nights. The second night after dinner the owner insulted my Sri Lankan friend (because the owner is completely racist) and then told us to leave his hotel. It was shocking to have someone tell us to get the out of... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sandy's cabanas are really great, with the open feel and the sea breeze. The value is good as it inculded breakfast and dinner. The food is absolutly wonderfull, a huge variety of dishes and fishes on the barbecue. The service is impacable, therefor all is well. But it was the first place in Sri Lanka were the staff didn't really... More

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Barcelona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a little paradise turn into reality. The best place to relax, think, read and enjoy in a peacefully way. You have a swimming pool and the best buffet breakfast and dinner ever near the sea listening the waves sound. There are different types of cabanas depending on the stylew you want. We would recommend to stay minimum of 2... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

One piece of advice- just don't go there! To cut a very long story short- we are three young girls Traveling in Sri Lanka. This was the second night of our stay at this place. We ordered hot water for tea, the water were indeed hot but salty! My friend and I went to see whether there was a problem,... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We stayed there for one night and it was perfect, the next night he Suddenly snapped at us, cursing and yelling , trying to hit my friend. The staff had to hold him and restrain him. He ordered us to leave in the middle of night and forced us to pay for that night. The staff didn't let us go... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

It was so amazing find this small huts right on the beach .. First our driver bring to another place... But later we found and move next day... It was dream to sleep in cabana withso open.. We even had open air bathroom... Greatest find in srilanka..

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Stayed at Sandy’s for three nights at the end of April and had a really great time. The room was spacious and clean and had decent mosquito nets. Really reasonable as well (350rs per night for a twin room) and the perfect place to lounge by the beach. The dinner buffet was amazing – some of the best food we... More

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Address: Marakolliya Beach, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Also Known As:
Sandy Cabanas Hotel Tangalle

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