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Tri Star Beach Hotel

Ullai, Arugambay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #14 of 19 Pottuvil B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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London
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2014

Beachfront building only open to us. The title best describes our experience. We did however stay there 'out of season' and it was chosen by our tour company, We did not realise there was any pool, there was no restaurant available and our breakfast seemed to be carried in from somewhere else and had to be ordered in advance. There... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2013

Arrived here with lots of trepidation after reading some of the reviews on Tripadvisor on the way (yes, I should be checking BEFORE :-) ). However we (two families with young kids) found the place clean and tidy. Above all, service and food were excellent. Ibrahim was not just a waiter, but a fantastic host who was more than just... More

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Sligo, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Shabeer took great care of us on our stay in Arugam Bay. The pool is fantastic and very clean. We were travelling as a couple but our friends also were travelling with us. they had a 9 year old girl who was very happy with the swimming pool so if you have kids the pool is a great amenity! The... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

We slept 2 night there. Good location but at the end they charged us more than they should! Very bad service and not welcoming staff. Avoid this place! Also the pool is very dirty and not useful at all

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

I was puzzeled by the mixed reviews. But it appeared there are TWO Tristar hotels; the Old and the New one. Same general manager. Our family stayed in the New one, and our guide in the Old one. The New Tristar is clean, and the local manager Shabeer and his staf are doiing an excellent job; very friendly and helpful.... More

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Bangalore, India
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21 reviews 21 reviews
13 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2013 via mobile

Had a booking but they didnt honour it. The man at the front counter was very unapologetic making it out as my fault. Good location but the restaurant looked very average. Looked at the room, would have barely fitted 2 adults let alone the family of 4 of us he tried to squeeze in.

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Swansea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

We stayed here for one night, we had been unable to reserve two nights at out first hotel and had to find somewhere else. We looked at this place and it seemed OK (clearly we couldn't see well enough in the dark) but on closer inspection it was absolutely filthy! The bathroom, I swear, had never been cleaned! There was... More

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New Zealand
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

Rooms , service and facilities great. Staff, friendly , helpful and at tentative. Great location, good bars and restaurants near by. Beach is also great, check out the fishermen. Give it ago make your own assessments, but we would stay here again, no hesitations.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2013

A group of Sri Lankan travelers visited your Tri Star Beach Hotel recently under Vilka Travels (Pvt) Ltd. As their feedback, we were informed that your food, hotel rooms, service and all other facilities were impressing! They have had a good journey and they have truly enjoyed their stay at Tri Star Beach Hotel. Vilka Travels is hoping to promote... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013 via mobile

Now it is really nice staying at TRI star / comfortable bed & friendly staff, good food worth the stay. Overall enjoyed thoroughly except a few hiccups which can be excused. Try it out / u will not repent.

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Also Known As:
Tri Star Beach Hotel Sri Lanka/Pottuvil
Address: Ullai, Arugambay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Ampara District > Arugam Bay > Pottuvil
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Ranked #14 of 19 B&Bs / Inns in Pottuvil
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