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Turtle Bay

3.0 of 5 Kalamatiya, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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
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Lucerne, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

The Turtle Beach is not easy to find but well worth it in the end. The view of the beach is magnificent. It is the perfect place to relax after a busy round trip of Sri Lanka. The food was perfect, especially the fresh fish. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend the Turtle Beach as part... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I have been meaning to write this review since my boyfriend and I returned from Sri Lanka, and it is the first and only review I have felt I really need to write because Turtle Bay went above and beyond to ensure that we had a magical anniversary in their beautiful hotel. Turtle Bay is tucked away on a quiet,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We recently spent 5 nights at Turtle bay in mid-July. In brief we really liked this place, the rooms (we were on the second floor) were spacious and clean, well laid out with beautiful wooden floors and a huge bed (each room also has its own wifi router ). The view from our room (“Flatback”- each room is named after... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

This is an excellent boutique hotel. Lovely, clean, new swimming pool, quiet beaches to walk along, very personalised service, near the turtle preservation beach and yummy seafood. Will definitely return if I am back in Sri Lanka.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Simply beautiful – great location, great food, great staff. We stayed as a party of 8 (family of 4 with 2 sets of grandparents) for 5 nights over Easter. From the impromptu cricket match with the staff, to opening coconuts for the children that washed up on the beach, Sri Lankan cookery lessons with the chef and providing fish curry... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Away from Honolulu, beautiful beach, horse back riding... What else do I need!!? If you love North Shore, this is the place to stay. Staffs were very friendly and helpful, hotel itself is little old but location and service makes up for that.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This hotel is in a remote location right on a beautiful beach that would be quiet if it were not for the dramatic pounding of the waves which provided a spectacular sight. This is a hotel in which to relax, but while relaxing we were well looked after. We greatly enjoyed our freshly cooked, Sri Lankan-style food. Our room was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

At the end of a narrow lane the hotel is overlooking the beach. With only 8 rooms you get a personal welcome (and drink) from the staff. Stayed here for 3 nights after 8 days touring Sri Lanka from Colombo and it was very relaxing. There is not much around but the hotel food is very good so you do... More 

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St. Julien
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Can't relay the kindness of the staff - ok there may be a lot of novice within the group - but gosh did they go out of their way to may us welcome. We were a group of seniors (+59 yikes) but we had so much fun and I think that we'll all recall the hilarious story of the Martini... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Stayed here for 3 nights and absolutely loved it. The service is excellent, the hotel and view are beautiful (including our room) and the food fantastic - incredible seafood platter. Was great staying somewhere remote so that we could completely relax. The beach is unbelievably deserted - we walked over two hours and hardly encountered anyone. Would definitely recommend this... More 

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Address: Kalamatiya, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Turtle Bay 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Turtle Bay Hotel Tangalle
Hotel Style:
#2 Family Hotel in Tangalle
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Tangalle
#2 Romantic Hotel in Tangalle

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