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Sandy Cabanas

Marakolliya Beach, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
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Sandy Cabanas
Ranked #28 of 44 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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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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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
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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5 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

during check-in we were shown a concrete storage room hut in the back away from the beach behind all the cabanas. I told Chaminda this wouldn't do and that we had booked a cabana on the beach. I calmly explained that we had lived in Asia for years and that I might stay there but we wouldn't pay the same... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

No doubt: The location at Marakolliya Beach is just like a dream! The nice sandy beach with big palmtrees is nice and for us it didn't matter that the current was quiet strong - we just stayed up front and felt like kids playing in the waves! The room we had including half board service seemed nice and romantic (Little... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

super expensive place (70 euro for one cabana) , unfriendly manager, wi-fi was not working most of the time during our stay, very low quality of food for the price we pay for our H/B, My wife and I asked if they could clean our room a bit but the answer was ( sorry we clean the room only once... More

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Truro, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
27 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2014

This place is in a beautiful location, just out of the main part of town so really quiet. We stayed in one of the cabanas. They are fun, but really dark, dingy and to be honest a bit dirty. All night we could hear rustling, which is understandable because the room was made from bamboo leaves but we didn't sleep... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

Good things Quiet location, friendly service, and a really awesome food buffet. Bad things Even their better cabanas are severely overpriced; for 55€ + tax they are a very bad deal for Sri Lankan standards, as they are quite basic.I don't mind basic, but come'on.The cheapest cabana is like 25€ + tax, and a little less of a bad deal,... More

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Barcelona, Spain
4 reviews 4 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We have got the last cabana available for that night (the farthest left end facing the sea) and we had the worst experience ever. We have lived three years in Asia but we have never faced such a awful experience. As soon as we have inspected the room in the afternoon we found droppings almost everywhere but we thought they... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2014

We walked by Sandy's one afternoon and stopped for a drink. We watched a guy prepare seafood grill with such care that we were sure it has to be good. The next evening, we came to have a dinner there. I don't know if they do it ever night, but thay had buffet dinner, either rice &curry only (for 750... More

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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

This place is where we've rented a first-row beach cabana for a day, staying in paradise 10m from the sea. Which seemed great during the day, but the waves were too noisy to sleep well (the bedroom is open, without windows). We've spent a lot of money on the cabana, but had amazing fish dinner which was very cheap (we've... 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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