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Welcombe Hotel - Trinco

# 66 Orr's Hill, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #7 of 26 Trincomalee B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
kalyani_guruge Colombo, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Welcombe hotel is located just above the beautiful harbour from where you can see the entrance to the harbour & the light house. Clean place with very attentive staff.We were able to discuss our own meal plan & the staff was very flexible over that. Rooms have the same view of the harbour. The bath tubs needs some athletic skills... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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85 reviews 85 reviews
18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Welombe hotel is an Old Hotel but refurbished recently. The restaurant area and verandahs have been newly done up. the rooms are comfortable., bed linen is clean - no complaints. They will seve you Bed tea with the Morning newspaper if requested. Rates are very reasonable and could be negotiated.

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Barnstaple, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014

A warm welcome, and excellent service allowed us to have a few days of relaxation after visiting Jaffna and the north. Well kept grounds and a lovely pool. Very attentive and helpful staff. We would recommend a stay here.The restaurant terrace is a lovely place to sit and have a meal. A great place from which to explore Trincomalee and... More

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piliyandala
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

My stay here was from 12th of January to 13th of January.I was with my family.there room was very dirty.bedsheets and pillow covers also very dirty.food also not delicious.but staff was little bit good.my advice is do not go to this place.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

We'd booked online before travelling and on arrival were immediately impressed by the welcome we received at the Welcombe Hotel. We were shown to our Deluxe room which was beautiful and more of a suite than just a bedroom. The views over the bay are stunning and the area is very quiet and peaceful. During our 3 day stay we... More

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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58 reviews 58 reviews
39 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

Took the opportunity to book a triple superior room on a low season offer. (The double on the offer had gone but the price was the same). The room was huge and had an equally big balcony. Our bed was as large as any I have seen, the extra bed was to one side and did not take up much... More

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Sydney, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

Enjoyed our stay. Value for money. Manager was very helpful and arranged a room at 7am some sleep. The staff always obliging from front desk to the restaurant. Amal was great. Restaurant food needs attention.We are staying here again in 2014.

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2013

In all honesty, there isn't much of a reason to stay in Trincomalee itself. You're better off going north or south to one of the neighbouring beaches. The Welcombe itself is about 2km away from town, so if you want to see the fort or walk around you'll need to get a tuktuk in. The hotel itself is a bit... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Stayed here the middle of september - was thinking of being there a few nights, but checked out after just one as it wasn't worth the money, even at the reduced rate I was offered over the phone. Had high hopes as the building itself is attractive and has an interesting design, the pool is big and clean, there's flowers... More

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Solihull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

I is a lovely place to relax with beautiful scenarios of the Trincomalee bay. Spent two nights. One guy at catering staff wasn't very helpful and I heard that others call him as 'Thadiya' who was muttering and moaning when we asked for omelets. Mr. Jayawardana was very humble but I think that's too much. You've to be vigilant when... More

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Address: # 66 Orr's Hill, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Trincomalee
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