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Panama Road, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
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Sandy Beach Hotel
Ranked #11 of 55 Arugam Bay B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This hotel has an excellent location and a nice beachfront garden area, and great views from the beach-facing rooms. The staff are friendly but not particularly helpful and the hotel itself has some issues. Firstly there are not enough sun loungers to accommodate all the guests, even though it is a fairly small hotel. On our arrival day there was... More 

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SandyBeachArugamBay, Guest Relations Manager at Sandy Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We do, of course, always welcome our guest's reasonable reviews regarding the facilities we are able to provide, which in most instances take into consideration that there are certain issues which may arise which are entirely outside our control. Unfortunately, we do not have control over the electrical grid supply which, when lost, can have... More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

Sandy Beach hotel is clean with basic amenities such as air conditioning (not everywhere in Arugam Bay- but necessary for a good night's sleep), a fridge, and very comfortable king size beds in the up stairs balcony room. It has beautiful sea views and good sized balconies and you walk out the gate directly onto the beach. During our stay... More 

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We had seven days of relaxation here. The rooms are clean and comfortable and the staff very friendly. Our children loved the close proximity to the beach, the small fence also provided you with privacy for relaxing in the sun of required. It is one of the few places that does not provide an inclusive breakfast in the price. We... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We have spent 3 days here and found it very relaxing. The food is good for breakfast , lunch and dinner but can take a little while to appear. Beer , juices and soft drinks are available but for cocktails and wine you will need to visit one of the other bars. The staff are very friendly ,helpful and accommodating... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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22 reviews 22 reviews
7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We spent 2 nights at Sandy Beach Hotel and we really had a lovely time. People were so friendly and accommodating. It was peaceful, beach was beautiful and hotel was clean. We stayed in one of their bungalows which had cool sun loungers right outside on the patio area, we would sit and have the view of the beach...just stunning.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We spend 9 amazing days @ Sandy Beach Hotel and we've really enjoyed it. The rooms are clean and comfortable (no TV required) and the collaborators very friendly and helpfull on any request. The food was great (special thanks to Alex which cooked us every second day italian pasta that tasted like home ;-) ). The best part of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

Not the cheapest place with 7500 rupies per night but one of the most beautiful hotels in arugam bay. Very quiet, clean and new. The seaside view is amazing. You have wireless lan and your own fridge in the room. The staff is really friendly and helpfull

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Cologne, Germany
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We had wonderful 10 days at Sandy Beach Hotel. The place, which is located directly at the beach, has a neat house with seaview-rooms and a huge garden with sun loungers, a beach shower and lots of different and new planted plants, which already give nice shade-places. We stayed in one of the brand new extra bungalows next to the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This is a verry good hotel with nice rooms. Everthing is verry clean and the people are verry nice. They help you with everyting and have her own tuktuk driver who drives you anywere to. If you go to arugambay, you have to go to sandy beach hotel!

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Adelaide
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Sandy Beach hotel is clean with basic amenities such as air conditioning (not everywhere in Arugam Bay- but necessary for a good night's sleep), a fridge, and very comfortable king size beds in the up stairs balcony room. It has good sea views and you walk out the gate directly onto the beach. During our stay the sea was quite... More 

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Additional Information about Sandy Beach Hotel

Address: Panama Road, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Arugam Bay
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Sandy Beach Hotel Sri Lanka/Arugam Bay

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