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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 45 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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2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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
2 reviews
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2013 via mobile

Wonderful hotel with very reasonable prices The rooms are very neat The hotel right next to the sea with a wonderful view Awesome crew who is very concerned about the well being of their guests thanks for the flowers and the party for my birthday Never felt so welcomed at a hotel

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Exeter, England, United Kingdom
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

I was here during the off season when there weren't many guests, but that is no excuse for the rubbish service I received. I originally planned to stay here for two nights but it was so bad I escaped to mirissa after one. Right from when I arrived, I knew I wasn't going to enjoy this place. I was greeted... More

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jessicawild, Manager at Dilena Beach Inn, responded to this review

According to our registration history . There has been no single female stays since July . if you do evident to the contrary please post them including pictures of the alleged bad room condition or please restrain from making factually incorrect and misleading falsehoods . Thanks . More

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3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Dilena Inn is an absolutely awesome place to stay and I really recommend it! It is situated two meters from the beach where you can relax all day in a hammock admiring palm trees and Indian Ocean and feeling just like in Paradise. The place itself offers nice and cozy rooms at very reasonable price; the restaurant menu is very... More

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Leamington Spa, England, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013 via mobile

What can I say, at Dilena you have all you need. A few rooms, all with private bathrooms and (at least partial) sea views. Great intimate atmosphere. Fantastic staff, friendly and helpful, always prepared to go the extra mile for you (a big shout out to Kasun and Shami!!). Great food in the bar at all times of day and... More

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Address: 65 Medaketiya Road, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle

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