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Serene Pavilions

5.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   20 Upali Mawatha,, Wadduwa, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #2 of 7 hotels in Wadduwa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
Sahan D Colombo, Sri Lanka
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a great time..We spent two nights at serene pavilions as part of our honeymoon and it was awesome. We had planned this trip much earlier and due to some issues we could not make it. However, the hotel was very kind and changed our dates without any fuss. It was very convenient and Thilini, who handled our reservation... More

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Dublin, Ireland
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our feelings from this place are mixed at best. We had really high expectations and the place didn't live up to them. We have spent here almost a week and that was just too long in first place. Food was average at best. Butler service was very very poor. The deck around our pool was kinda damaged and we had... More

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Maldon, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a fantastic place. Great place to relax and be pampered after several days touring. very peaceful - a great place to relax in beautiful surroundings. Couldn't fault it and we are very "picky travellers". Stayed for 9 nights March /April 2014. The service was fantastic - thoughtful but not intrusive - thanks Lahero (our butler) you were amazing. The... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

stayed at Serene Pavilion for one night as the first stop in our honeymoon. Simply amazing experience. the chalets are beautiful and spacious with each having its own pool and Jacuzzi, personal butler service. The chalet has all the luxuries of fine living and perfect for a special get away. The food is fantastic and the little area near the... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

We booked our stay at Serene Pavilions as a very last minute "baby moon." I am 5 months pregnant and my husband is working extremely hard, so we wanted somewhere with privacy that we could really relax. We could not have hoped for better. We took a garden Pavilion, which was the ultimate in privacy and relaxation. We wouldn't have... More

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Basel, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

Nice beach resort (only 12 suites) with very friendly staff (actually you have your own butler!). Very well maintained garden and pool area. Management is always present and trying to help within their possibilities. Very good food and very nice beach (always clean and well maintained in front of hotel). In the garden you will find about 5 waran's (large... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We have just returned after our stay at this hotel. WOW. What a stunning paradise. After a very long journey with delayed flights, we were given a very friendly welcome, check in was easy and quick, they fed us, and then gave us privacy to relax and catch up on our sleep. Our butler was on hand if we needed... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

well what a great place to stay right on the beech , service was 100%, our butler looked after all our needs , ice and lemon was brought to our suite at around 6 ever night food was also good about same prices back home , we had a sea food meal at jeni rest appox 2min from the hotel... More

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

My husband and I have just returned yesterday from this hotel. We were staying on our honeymoon for 2 weeks. WOW. What a stunning paradise this is. absolutely fantastic in every way. I can't understand the bad reviews, all I can say is these people must either be blind or just moan about everything in their lives! Check in was... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

We recently spent 8 nights in an Ocean View villa at Serene Pavilions and could not recommend it more highly. If you are looking for total peacefullness and pampered luxury then this is the place for you. We paid for the all inclusive option but broadly ate and drank whatever we wanted whether or not it was supposedly included in... More

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Address: 20 Upali Mawatha,, Wadduwa, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Wadduwa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Serene Pavilions 5*
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Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
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An exclusive 12 Pavilion boutique hotel, which has set a new benchmark in standards of luxury, privacy and exceptional service, sits amidst a large beach side coconut grove with unsurpassable views of the Indian Ocean, and is strategically located just 45 minutes south of Colombo.The moment you enter this delightful haven of earthly paradise, you are transported to a wonderful world of blissful tranquillity, serenity and natural beauty.LocationSerene Pavilions, No. 20, Upali Mawatha, Wadduwa, Sri LankaOn the west coast of Sri Lanka, between the towns of Wadduwa and Panadura45 minutes from the heart of Central Colombo-ideal for shopping in its stylish boutiques63 kms from Bandaranaike International Airport 72 kms to the historic city of Galle – with its Dutch Fort and International Cricket Ground140 kms to the famous inland city of Kandy – renowned for its Buddhist Temple of The Tooth72 kms to Ratnapura - the city of gems famous for Sri Lankan cornflower blue sapphires ... more   less 
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