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Beach Road | Main Street, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
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Rocco's Hotel
Ranked #11 of 22 Pottuvil B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Haifa District, Israel
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we first got there we fell in love with the amazing view and the welcoming environment. The staff was very nice, and Nawas was very kind and helped in any problem. There were few times electricity stopped working, as well as water but those problems were taking place in all Arugam Bay so there were no need to complain... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

Loved rococo s. great location. Central to everything, nice and quiet,very comfortable large beds, we stayed in room 3. Staff friendly, excellent laundry service. Clean rooms, just don't try the 'special fish barbecue. It's a total rip off. They don't have a proper chef working in the kitchen , better off eating out in other places. But would still stay... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The hotel is nice and the stuff are great people, but.... The sri lanki owner is rude and obnoxious. We had problems in our room and wanted to talk to him about it and he allmost hit us. We staied there for 9 days.... And yet, he treated us poorly. I dont recomed giving money to this man. So many... More

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Irina P, Owner at Rocco's Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Silvan, Thanks for your long stay and compliments about Roccos and the staff. Regarding your complaint could you please inform me of the following: What dates did you stay? Which room did you occupy? What was the nature of your “room problem”? Did you address the issue with any member of staff during your occupation or just when it... More

Saint-Antoine-de-Ficalba, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We stayed at Roccos for 5 nights and had an amazing holiday. It was the first time we travelled to Sri Lanka and we will return there for sure. The staffs are very friendly. The rooms are clean and spacious enough.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2013

The three of us (2 Australian's & 1 English) stayed at Rocco's for 8-10 days and by far it was easily the most memorable time of our travels in Sri Lanka. Asam & Raheem were the most extremely hospitable staff members one could ask for offering breakfast & dinner's and conversing with us on a regular basis, treating us like... More

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

We stayed 6 nights in this hotel and had really good time, mainly thanks to staff which created atmosphere almost like at home. Firstly, Manager Hashim made the best effort to get us a room in busy season. Secondly, during our stay, whatever we asked for was solved above expectations and staff was permanently doing their best. Pros Staff (Hashim... More

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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2013 via mobile

We stayed in Arugam for four nights and initially booked a double room in advance at Sandy Beach Hotel (4500Rs without breakfast). Unfortunately they had only one room left (room 6), which was just a little bit bigger than the bed, also the bathroom was outside the room. We were very sorry, but decided to leave and look for some... More

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013 via mobile

We stayed at Roccos for 8 nights, and really enjoyed it. We had a garden view cabana-style room. It was clean and with a nice big bed. They cleaned the room when we asked for it. The price was a bit high compared to other places we stayed though. But the staff was really friendly and helpfull, and the hangout... More

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Glasgow
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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights we were referred from Tsnunami Hotel as they are the same owners. Stayed in a cabana style room it was a good price and good clean rooms with very comfortable bed. Only thing i would say about the room was the bathroom has no ventilation. It really needs some air going in there as it... More

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Rome, Italy
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2012

The worse hotel in sri lanka. We've been in rocco's in August, and we took two double room in front of the sea. We had seen the photo of the rooms, but the rooms that we had choose were nothing like we aspected. The rooms were very small and very dirty. Due a problem to the generator of Aurugum Bay... More

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Irina P, Owner at Rocco's Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir/ Madam, Thank you for your feed-back and apologies for such a late response. I am one of the owners of the Rocco's hotel, however I have become actively involved just recently. I'd like to sincerely apologize for the bad experience you've had staying with us. Your criticism is fair and has been taken into consideration. At the moment... More

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Additional Information about Rocco's Hotel

Address: Beach Road | Main Street, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Arugam Bay > Pottuvil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Rocco's Hotel Sri Lanka/Pottuvil

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