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Panorama Rock Cafe

Medilla Beach, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #23 of 55 Tangalle B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015
Dusan76 Prague, Czech Republic
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brno, Czech Republic
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We arrived to half empty Panorama Rock, staff looked suprised and not welcoming from the begining. We were 2 couples and I asked for upper rooms (I asked for it in email after I made my reservation). They said: Not today. Next morning, I asked again 3 times, but got rejected every time. At noon staff told me they are... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

We stayed here three nights and were very happy with everything. Nice and clean room and bathroom. There is no hot water, but in the heat, it is not a problem. We highly appreciated the terrace which was attached to the room with a nice and quiet sitting area, nice setting amongst palms and a beautiful restaurant's location directly facing... More 

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Hamburg
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Compared to other Asian countries you get in Sri Lanka very little for your money: For this rate I 've got in Viet Nam or Indonesia (Bali) a room with a flat-screen TV, Air Con, daily cleaning and above all a minibar. Not here! The beach spans several miles, but there are many wild dogs. Take care about you stuff... More 

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Munster, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

The best spot at the beach just in front of the rocks. We continued our stay with 3 days as it was so good to feel so relaxed and at home somewhere. Thanks to the friendly staff, very caring but relaxed at the same time, and the comfortable bungalows and great Location. Thanks for the great time, hopefully we can... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

What a great place. I stayed for 3 nights, for 2 of those nights I had the entire guest house to myself. Stay in the main bungalow right at the front - you can hear the waves crashing from your bed and not a sound of a bus or a tuk tuk or anything else. Room is great - big... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

My Boyfriend and I found this place randomly and loved it so much! We did not book in advance and was able to get a private "hut" right away. We were in the room located closest to the water so it was a real treat. Room was nice and clean. The food was excellent, we ate many meals there. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Thanx a lot it was realy very good experience! Nice stuff, perfect food-realy one o f the best in tangale! And the breakfsst was great too! Price/quality one of the highest on our road trip;) localization on the beach, not so much people-perfect chillout;) good luck

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England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2013

A very pleasant spot. Right on the beach, with chairs available, and opposite the lagoon, with possibilities of boat trips. Far enough down the beach road to be very quiet, but still close enough to be able to stroll into town, along the road or the beach. Staff friendly and helpful. Food OK, all freshly prepared ("best banana pancakes in... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2013 via mobile

Place looked nice, tucked away under some palms, right in front of the beach. But I wasn't quite happy with the service. A young men seemed to be running the place and he was not very welcoming. He didn't seem to like his job (or our presence). Food was nothing special and breakfast actually not nice at all. The butter... More 

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Bordeaux, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2013

Good Price/Quality, we stayed there for 3 nights, the place is very peaceful, just in front of the beach. You can lie on a chair, rest in a hammock, have breakfast or diner, all that in front of the beach. Rooms are quite simple, but clean, with clean towels, mosquito nets and ventilator. Staff is always available and kind. We... More 

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