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Tsunami Hotel

Main Street | Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
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Tsunami Hotel
Ranked #15 of 23 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 of 5 stars
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Giussano, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We had dinner in thiz place as it was one of the top choices in lonely planet. Unfortunately the expectations haven t been met: portions were very small (quite untypical in sri lanka) and food was below avarage. I had tuna served with dal (that complitely covered the flavour of the fish, which anyway was over cooked). Waiting for about... More

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Bangkok, Thailand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed for 4 nights 2 weeks ago. First place I stayed on this trip. Its a good location but the rooms are very average and not too comfy - a bit grotty really. I paid 2500 a night. the staff are pretty nice and will clean your room if you ask. Only ate there once and it was very... More

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Alexandra Headland, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for 5 nights and enjoyed our stay, the location is fantastic right on the beach and the beach has lots of shade which is so nice in that hot weather. The rooms are nice but the plumbing needs some attention. The staff are nice, the food quality needs improvement. We would recommend this place

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food, great people. Very accommodating to our every need and everything was done with a smile:) Highly recommend a stay here if you are on a small to moderate sized travel budget. Cheers tsunami

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Munich, Germany
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you take a closer look, you recognize the disadvantages: People there are friendly, as long as they can make business with you. Otherwise, you will be ignored. You have to ask for towels and for cleaning and the trash bin in front of the terrace is your own to-do. We stayed there a few nights, because the it is... More

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Deutschlandsberg, Austria
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

although the location is very nice (directly at the beach) I would not recommend this hotel. The room was dirty (ants everywhere, no soap, no toilet paper, linen did not look fresh, mosquito net full of holes) and overprized for what you get. I stayed a few nights and unlike other places it was not cleaned once. in general you... More

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Hamburg
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

As we didn't stay in this hotel, I have no idea about the rooms. We did come here for drinks though, as the place has a very nice location on the beach, which is the only good thing about it, really. We ordered local coffee and were told that it was not available, even though it's on the menu. (This... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014 via mobile

As this place isn't at TripAdvisor As a restaurant I will write my review regarding the restaurant over here. We went to the restaurant with 6 people and we were the only guests We visited this place as its recommended in the Lonely Planet. 3 people ordered a curry and 3 fish of the day which was a red snapper... More

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London
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

When you arrive, haggle with the owner. He's a cheeky chappy but still really friendly. We managed to get out beach bungalow for about 2000 rupees per night, over a 4 night stay. It is right on the beach and there's plenty of places to chill out. On the beach, this is where all the surfers and surfer lessons jump... More

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Fribourg, Switzerland
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48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

A nice little hotel with bungalow style rooms that all have a different and very nice style and design. Our room was spacious and very clean with probably the best bed during our entire trip! the location right on the beach is top and they also provide long chairs for free. Staff is friendly as usually in Sri lanka, Restaurant... More

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Address: Main Street | Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Arugam Bay > Pottuvil
Also Known As:
Tsunami Hotel Sri Lanka/Pottuvil

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