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Dilena Beach Inn

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65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
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Dilena Beach Inn
Ranked #9 of 52 Tangalle B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Wanted to stay there for only a few days, but finally it was a week! If you are looking for a nice, relaxing guesthouse with great people working there, i definetely reccommend dilena! Had a great time there, rooms a big and clean, Food is amazing - especially the Barbecue on the beach and the curries. Milroy, greetings to you... More 

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Tangalle, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Really nice place on the beach for your stay with sea view. Nice rooms, delicious and tasty food and very friendly staff (including the boss) :) Last but not least, friendly price. If you wanna stay, go ahead!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

We had an amazing time while staying in Tangalle. We wanted to stay only one night, it turned to be 4. One of the reasons were definitely the friendly staff of Dilena Beach, also the fantastic seafood (go for the mullet fish) and the comfy room close to the beach. The guys arranged a cheap motobike and brought me on... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 via mobile

The rooms here are clean and spacious, with showers that have high pressure and hot water. Great location, with beach views from the balcony. The friendly staff are a highlight, in particular, Wasantha was very welcoming and helpful. We had a candle lit dinner of a fresh grilled fish right on the beach and it was fantastic. We had an... More 

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Bremen
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We liked this place so much we ended up staying twice as long as planned. Rooms are spacious, in good condition and clean. The hotel is located direcly on the beach, with a small road (driveway) running by. You can take your meals either directly on the beautiful beach or in the roofed restaurant. The food is fresh, tasty and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014 via mobile

Wonderfull place at the beach, clean big rooms, superb customer care. Very friendly! We stayed at another hotel 3times as expensive as here and we recommend this Inn to everybody. You get more than you pay for. Also try their restaurant, we had some delicious, day fresh seafood.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

After coming back to tangalle for the 2nd time on our trip we found dilena beach inn - we stayed 4 more nights, its a great price and really lovely staff. The food is delicious and is perfect location! The rooms are big and clean and nice. You can eat breakfast on the beach and go to sleep to the... More 

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Aime, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Warmly welcome by Sussu, we had a very good Sri Lankan breakfast. The terrace have a nice sea view for the sunny mornings. I recommend the egg hoppers, they were really good before the long road to Haputale. Prices were very correct regarding some spots around.

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Nizhniy Novgorod
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

We were staying in Dilena hotel for 10 days in October 2013. Recommend a room behind the kitchen on the second floor. Nice ocean view. Very friendly personnel and nice food in restaurant. Rooms are very clean and homely. Prices are lower than in hotels/restaurants around. Excelent location, 10 meters to the beach and 10 minutes to Tangalle centre or... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2013

Stayed the nights of 12 and 13 Sep 2013 at Dilena Beach Inn and paid LKR2,000 per night for 2 adults and a 6-year-old in a spacious triple room with three single beds, private bathroom, towels and nets. Good location about 10 metres from the beach and about a 20-minute walk from the centre of Tangalle and the bus station.... More 

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Address: 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Number of rooms: 4

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