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Ranveli Beach Resort

3.0 of 5 56/9 De Saram Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

This hotel is right next to the beach near Mt. Lavinia. Its a quaint property and has a swimming pool. A railway track runs between the hotel & the beach, so there are trains passing by. But these do not cause any significant disturbance and only add to the local color. Foot over-bridges are available to cross the tracks. This... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Ranveli Beach Resort Mount Lavinia and for your kind review and recommendation. We are very glad to note that you had an excellent stay and enjoyed your room and dining experiences in particular. We trust you will continue to stay with us and enjoy more of our services and Ranveli Beach hospitality. Best regards More 

Hyderabad, India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It is a budget resort providing complimentary breakfast, AC rooms, swimming pool and they also provide cab services for city tour etc. However the best part is: Ranveli resort is located just aside the scenic beach of Mount Lavinia (hardly 2 mins walk). In order to go to the beach we have to cross an open restaurant/bar and that's another... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Ranveli Beach Resort Mount Lavinia and for your kind review and recommendation. We are very pleased to note that you enjoyed the service and hospitality and trust you will stay with us again if you do visit Sri Lanka in the future. Thank you .. More 

male'
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I've stayed at this place twice, first time it was good but cannot say it was comforting, Since I'm not a much of a complainer I did not complain about Air condition issue but still i asked the room boy to fixed it for me. Stayed there for five days first time but they couldn't fix. Electricity went out 2... More 

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Perth, Australia
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

It was a great experience once again at Ranveli this year, I made it a point to stay at the hotel this time during my holidays to Sri lanka for few days. I had a wonderful experience in terms of accommodation and service, staff are ever willing to serve and most importantly they always serve u with a smile. It... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

It was such a pleasure reading your complimentary review. Indeed we are most delighted that you had a comfortable stay and thank you for your words of praise on our rooms, amenities and hospitality. Best Regards More 

northumberland
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Stayed here for one night until I travelled elsewhere. Room was clean, dated but I didn't mind as it was only somewhere to sleep. Shower flooded the floor and the toilet was blocked, called the maintenance guy and he came straight over and sorted it out. Dinner was typically sri lankan curry and rice, very tasty. Breakfast was again curry... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Ranveli Beach Resort Mount Lavinia and for your valuable feedback. Your compliments on our plus points is greatly appreciated, as well as your comments on the negative issues as this enables us to take corrective action and ensure our guests are given an excellent and memorable stay with us. We thank you for your... More 

Hove, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

This place was shocking. I've stayed in some grim places but at least they have the decency to charge less. Their only saving grace was two of the staff, the waiter at breakfast and one of the guys cleaning the rooms, and the pool. Everything else was shocking considering the room fee. Everything smelt damp, we settled on the third... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at the Ranveli Beach Resort Mount Lavinia and for your feedback. We are extremely sorry that you did not have a pleasant stay right from the start. Please accept our sincere apologies for the inconvenience and undue trouble caused to you. What you experienced is totally unacceptable and we assure you that we are looking into... More 

Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Located right on the seashore, we had a very pleasant stay here for five days. Very helpful and friendly staff, adequate restaurant and service. Wifi is good and moderately fast but occasionally drops to really slow speeds. They have a shower gel with an aroma so good, I felt like eating it!! Rooms are clean and well maintained. The ambience... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for your great five star review. We are happy that you had a memorable stay at Ranveli Beach Resort Mount Lavinia enjoying authentic cuisine from across the globe served in our restaurant. Your appreciative comments are thankfully acknowledged. Having indulged in our true Ranveli hospitality, we trust you would stay with us again on your next visit to... More 

Ellicott City, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This is a wonderful small hotel with about 30 rooms. I have stayed in this hotel in the past. I returned to this place back from the USA. Now they have a pool . I took a swim in the Morning everyday during my stay. Very refreshing. They call it a budget hotel but the cleanliness of the rooms and... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for the descriptive review of your stay at Ranveli Beach Resort. We are delighted that you had a total indulgence of our facilities and loved our property. Your high recommendation of the hotel and its conveniences would indeed assist other travelers to find the right place to spend their stay in Colombo or Mount Lavinia. We do hope... More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This is a hotel that is away from the daily buzz. Quiet location. Low rate, so don't expect everything to be perfect. Nor expect anything extra. You get what you paid for. Check-in, go out in the city, come back to sleep. Friendly staff, they got a pool, that's a huge plus though. It's next to a rail road, but... More 

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Ranveli B, Front Office Manager at Ranveli Beach Resort, responded to this review

We thank you for your review. It is heartening to learn that you enjoyed our true Ranveli hospitality. We appreciate very much your constructive observations which we have taken due note of. Our commitment is to provide our valued guests with the highest standard of service in the industry, thus we value your feedback. Notwithstanding the above, we do hope... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This hotel is a little gem next to the beach. The price we paid for what we received was unbelievable. The rooms were clean and tidy and the staff helpful and friendly. We stayed here for three weeks and loved every minute of it. The hospitality of the owner Buwaneka is second to none. He's one of the most helpful... More 

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Address: 56/9 De Saram Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka
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Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ranveli Beach Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Ranveli Beach Hotel Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
Ranveli Beach Resort Sri Lanka/Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia

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