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Lonely Beach Resort Tangalle

Kapuhenwala Road | Marakolliya, Tangalle 8100, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #5 of 44 Tangalle B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014
Cosycoder Krakow, Poland
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Krakow, Poland
11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

Fantasic hotel located just on the beach among coconut palms. The staff was great. The hotel is located a few kilometers from the Tangalee city center, so you can feel the atmosphere of a real "Lonely Beach". We stayed in a very nice and clean room with a wonderful terrace with a view on the ocean. Food offered in the... More

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9 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We stayed in the room on the first floor and had our own large balcony with views to the ocean. Clean, good size room with a fan and mosquito net. The bed was also large and quite comfy which makes a change! We had some meals at the hotel and they were all delicious and the setting was lovely right... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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53 reviews 53 reviews
20 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

This was our third time here and we never tire of this peaceful location. the staff are great, the food good and simple. The beach was not quite so lonely this year but even when it was crowded it only had 12 people to about 3 kms. We also had at least three turtles come ashore to nest within 400... More

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The place is in a lovely spot, right on the beach and I'm sure we would have had a different experience if we had booked one of the rooms (especially the ones facing the beach) but... ... we stayed in the only cabana they have, for 1 night (out of 6 booked) and we left straight away. It's tiny (3m... More

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lonelybeach, Manager at Lonely Beach Resort Tangalle, responded to this review

Thanks for you review and I'm so sorry that we couldn't meet the expectations.Unfortunately we were fully booked on those dates so that we were unable to provide you with other room type. This room "Budget Cabana" is the cheapest room in our hotel I do agree with you its bit small and not comfortable as other room types.This used... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

We spent 12 truly beautiful days here. The location is superb, the rooms with balcony are about the most private rooms in the area and the food is some of the best you can get, but what makes this place also very special to us, is the feeling that everybody who works here, really cares for the place and for... More

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Brussels, Belgium
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47 reviews 47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

If you go to Sri Lanka and like beaches, you have to come to Tangalla and to this space specifically, it is so special and so beautiful. The hotel was basic but very nice and indeed you feel alone, which is great for holidays. The cook and the owner were particularly nice. We loved everything at our stay there, and... More

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Berlin, Germany
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2014

We stayed at the Lonely Beach Resort for 4 nights and think it is wonderful! It is located right in the beach, additionally next to a nice lagoon, and has a restaurant that serves really good food! The staff is also very nice and helpful and for example can organise you a driver etc. The rooms cine with a huge... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Nothing to complain or to worry about it, I was there and just relaxed. Sun, waves, lonely beaches, friendly and helpfull staff, good food, palmes, lot of germans, some russians, beer, curry Keep calm and Curry on!

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Prague, Czech Republic
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

We came here more or less by accident while walking on the long long stretches of an almost empty beach. We were the first guests in a newly open cabana. The room was clean, sheets new and spotless, bathroom was nice and clean. Lovely terrace with chairs. Good breakfast, we had only one luch there - dahl soup - and... More

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25 hotel reviews
77 helpful votes 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

The location of lonely beach is amazing, tangalle beach is beautiful albeit I wouldn't swim there due to the rips and alligators nearby. Our room was lovely, clean modern bathroom and balcony was great overlooking the mangroves. The staff were so friendly. We ate in the restaurant for dinner and breakfast , both meals were very tasty. The restaurant has... More

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Address: Kapuhenwala Road | Marakolliya, Tangalle 8100, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
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Lonely Beach Resort is a place where sun, sand and sea combine into a paradise on earth. A place where your dreams come true. You can have your own privacy and relax enjoying the tranquil beauty of the paradise. The picturesque view of the broad white sandy beaches surrounded by swaying palm trees will make you feel like you on heaven. The resort lies next to the amazing Rakewa lagoon which is rich in exotic marine life and mangroves. The weather remains warm throughout the year as the resort is located in one of the hot climatic area of the country. So its ideal for you to have a great sun bath through out your stay. This Lonely Beach Resort is truly a place where peace and tranquility envelops you and a heaven on earth. ... more   less 
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