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Buckingham Place

4.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   Wellawathugoda Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We return refreshed after an amazing holiday experience at Buckingham Place, from the attentive staff, attention to detail and the beautiful surroundings made our stay unforgettable. Right from the welcoming drink, pool service, breakfast and dinner through to celebrating our sons 21st Birthday we were made to feel at ease and truly special, thanks to Nick and his brilliant team.... More

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Karachi, Pakistan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I am a Sri Lankan living abroad,and wanted to experience the great reviews which I had heard and read about Buckingham Place. There were twelve of us with teenagers to a five year old, friends and close family on a vacation we had planned for. I think we gave Nick and his team a real shock, with our vehicles and... More

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29 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at buckingham. The communication prior to arrival was very efficient and helpful and our transfers were a good price from hambantota airport (approx £36) for 90 min journey and the car nice with air conditioning and seat belts. The transfer driver was there to collect us with a sign upon arrival. All was seamless and... More

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38 reviews 38 reviews
23 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from an amazing 3 nights staying in Buckingham Place. I'm not quite sure where to start …. The grounds are beautiful, with a vast array of wildlife - including a Land Monitor, kingfisher, Mouse Deer, Langur Monkeys, plus various species of birds. The gardens are stunning and are immaculate - in a natural way. The rooms... More

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Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham Place, responded to this review

Amazed.... From all of us; thank you for coming to stay then following up with an awesome 10/10 review, none of us could wish for better recommendation or for two more delightful or more interesting guests. To see guests enjoy the hotel so enthusiastically and get so much from it, the garden especially, brings a smile to my face –... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

when we turned up to this gem of a hotel, secluded in Sri Lanka's beautiful countryside, we could not believe our luck. we were the only guests staying whilst we were there. many people put of during the monsoon season allowed us to have exclusive reign of the whole place. And what a place it is. truly stunning. The grounds... More

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Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham Place, responded to this review

...and we could not want for a nicer review..! Thank you for being so kind to us and for not being put off by Sri Lanka’s ‘monsoon’ season. As you and many off-season travellers find each year, one need not worry unduly about rain or even pack in preparedness for it. Commonly as you found, most visitors experience glorious sunshine... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

The bottom line is that if this place is in your budget or even just slightly above it, than go for it as it is worth every penny! As soon as we arrived , we were welcomed with a cold drink and a wet towel and the staff knew us by name before we even said it… which was a... More

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Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham Place, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to stay and for recommending the hotel so highly. You’ve written a fabulous review, thank you very much indeed for your support. It is one thing to be fortunate enough to always travel at ones desired level, and of course like all hotels most of our guests do just that. However, I also believe that when... More

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

I can't rave enough about Buckingham Place. I wish I could of stayed here for weeks. Amazing location, incredibly peaceful wonderful attentive staff and great rooms available. There is also the added bonus of having the turtle conservation centre just around the corner. My only recommendation would be slightly more signage as we had a slight problem finding it. A... More

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Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham Place, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to stay with us and for sharing your enthusiasm for Buckingham Place so publicly – your high recommendation to other travellers via Trip Advisor is greatly appreciated. On behalf of our team of 40, whose futures you help secure with your support, I’m delighted to know you’ve had such an enjoyable time at the hotel and,... More

Gold Coast
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

My husband and I spent 12 nights at Buckingham Place, so I guess we stayed a little longer than a lot of the guests here. We were looking for the perfect getaway. And Buckingham Place provided that and a whole lot more. We arrived at 4am to be greeted by four staff (I guess we were lucky that our room... More

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Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham Place, responded to this review

Regrettably my return to the hotel came just a little too late for us to meet, an occasion I’m sure I’d have enjoyed very much indeed. Perhaps in future I'll have another opportunity - should a heartbeat compel your return... Your heartfelt review is spectacular and very touching. After reading it aloud to several members of the Team this morning... More

Brussels, Région De Bruxelles-Capitale, Belgium
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

If there is paradise on earth, this is backingham place, near rekawa beach. Everything is perfect, to the details, from location, rooms, food, personnel of the resort, nature around it. A little oasis in one of the most beautiful beach of the island. Simple and elegant, top quality service and design, but without useless decorations or extra "touristic" services as... More

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Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham Place, responded to this review

Wow! ...It was with great pleasure I read then re-read your remarkable review this morning... On behalf of the Team; such good custom and enthusiastic support is never taken for granted, we deeply appreciate your generosity and thank you for being so kind to us. Your support sustains our hard effort, keeps us on track and importantly, it reminds us... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014 via mobile

We are on our last night at this lovely hotel. It just couldn't have been any nicer. Most of the reviews have already explained all the great things here but we just wanted to add our two cents worth! The rooms are lovely and spacious with beautiful views. I love the light that streams in through the huge bay windows.... More

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Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham Place, responded to this review

On behalf of the Team; thank you for adding your “two cents worth”. It’s always a great thrill to read such passionate feedback from happy guests - today is no exception! You generously praise every aspect of the hotel and helpfully clarify too that for parents with ‘adult’ children, Buckingham Place can be enjoyed by all. Please pass on our... More

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Address: Wellawathugoda Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Buckingham Place 4*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Tangalle #1 Family Hotel in Tangalle
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A Boutique Class Hotel. Contemporary luxury architect style - spacious bedrooms & suites. Exclusive, relaxed, imaginative, hidden away, un-pretentious, interactive. Buckingham Place is refreshingly different and generally suits; quiet discerning FIT’s in search of sanctuary, birdlife, turtles & wildlife and a natural environment. ... more   less 
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