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Hotel Coral Bay - Nilaweli

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Fishermans Lane | Nilaweli, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
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Hotel Coral Bay - Nilaweli
Ranked #17 of 38 Trincomalee B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Sigiriya, Sri Lanka
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Finally a really big, nice and comfortable bed in a Sri Lankan hotel, guess I was really happy also cos I was coming from Uppuveli and hotels and bb in Nilaveli are much nicer and not so much more expensive. The room was clean, the setting really nice on the beach. Did not use the pool as do not see... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

We had stayed one night in a hotel in Nilaveli, and were planning to move to Uppuveli as the experience was not that great. However, on the day we were supposed to be leaving we went and checked out Hotel Coral Bay and met the staff there. As they were all very friendly and welcoming, we decided to book in... More 

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Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

The hotel is situated on the beach with swimming pool and beachside restaurant. Food is good and the rooms are clean. Strong Wifi connection. We stayed a couple of nights. Staff were very helpful and spoke good English

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Chiang Mai, Thailand
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This beachfront hotel has recently changed hands and when we arrived, there was extensive repair work going on from painting the rooms to electricians and carpentry work. The rooms were very clean and tea/coffee making facilities introduced while we were there, great for an early morning cuppa without having to go to the beachside restaurant although there is room service... More 

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Moscow, Russia
19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We have not stayed in this hotel itself but were eating in it once. Awful expirience. Tables are old and extremely dirty, half of the menu is not available, food is below average but prices are way above average. Sea food cocktail in this "sea food restaurant" was not fresh at all and smelly - but with lots of sauce... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I think this is one of the best place in nilaveli.during our stay (4days)a lot of people was moving here from other hotel and guest house that were dirty an not offering any Service. Room are quite ok and clean. The restaurant on the beach is good and the beach itself is the better place in nilavely as the other... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Overpriced rooms at US$65 equivalent for a double. Stayed 3 nights and the rooms weren't attended to once, which is not great on a beachfront property where the floors get sandy quickly. Pool and beachfront location is unbeatable. We waited 3 hours for an unremarkable dinner so ate elsewhere after that. Staff friendly enough but not at all service minded.... More 

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

This hotel will cost you 8500 rps at least for one night (breakfast NOT included). When you come in the pool at the beach looks great and you think it will be worth your money, but you're mistaking! When you look at the water in the pool it is very dirty. The rooms are old and dirty. Everything is just... More 

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214 reviews 214 reviews
86 hotel reviews
134 helpful votes 134 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

we arrived in the dark without having anything booked and our tuk tuk driver brought us here. it was a little bit more than we would normally pay so we were expecting a higher standard too. the room was only average but did have AC the bathroom was average too the USP for this hotel is its location - right... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We arrived late,around. Eight a clock. Desperat for a room after twelve hours of traveling. In that state and in the dark it looked ok. They wanted 10000 rupees !!!( ok we did go for it since we where desperate.stupid) anyway,we argued that breakfast should be included at that rate.aftwr a while they said ok. Next morning the breakfast where... More 

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Address: Fishermans Lane | Nilaweli, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Trincomalee
Number of rooms: 10

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