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Hotel Frangipani Beach Villas

n.u. Jayawrdana road | Medaketiya beach, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in a new section which had lovely rooms with a really nice balcony. The food was average and and wait staff pushy and unfriendly because we didn't want to organise any trips. Overall it was an ok place to stay and the beach area in front a good place to relax

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at Frangipani was a mixture of great, good and bad. The location is beautiful right on the beach, lovely breakfast freshly cooked and served with a smile. Also enjoyed dinner there one night and could not fault the food. The prices are also very competitive with all the other places in Tangalle where we went and you are... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staying at Frangipani as we speak, location is perfect right on the beach and great spot to chill out, our double room is massive and the food is excellent - great to have a beer in the evening listen the waves hit the beach! Can't fault it and staff are friendly, loads of cricket fans around Tangalle at the moment... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night at Frangipani and that is something we regret. They had a new set of rooms and while the room was OK (nothing special and a lot of concrete), the view was mediocre (could not see the ocean) but the main thing for its poor rating was the staff. Nowhere were pleasant enough to say hi or... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I want to give Frangipani a break by saying that appear to have built a whole suite of new rooms, and that probably accounts for some of our problems. The inside of our room was all concrete, which was a little bit grating when you're walking around barefoot all the time. The room was clean and comfortable, so no complaints... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

“Loved this place. Best rooms we stayed in while in Sri Lanka. Friendly helpful staff. Awesome location, beautiful beach. Slackline was an added bonus, hours of entertainment on that with my ipod : ) Currys are great Free breakie is pretty good”

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

Our stay in Frangipani Beach Villas was just amazing. The room is very spacious and super clean,and the bathroom is just the same. It feels very comfortable in the room,but the location just next to the beach is so great you won't be in the room for too long. The beach is great to chill out,swim,use the bodyboard or the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Absolutely fantastic hotel right on the beach front, fantastic rooms we had room 3 worth paying a bit extra for top floor overlooking beach the restaurant has a great selection of food at good prices both the manager and staff were excellent would highly recommend and see you in Febuary 2015

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I was recommended this hotel through local people in Ella and was pleasantly surprised when I arrived with my friend. We were taken to a very spacious, open and clean room with sea views. We had lounge chairs on the balcony area and we had a lot of privacy. The staff there were superb, always at hand to help and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

We stayed here for three night, our intention was only two. The room was big, and spotlessly clean with a comfortable bed. It also has nice views out to the ocean as well. Breakfast was a fruit smoothie which toast which was pretty average, but both meals we had here in the evening were very good, especially the cuttlefish which... More 

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Address: n.u. Jayawrdana road | Medaketiya beach, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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