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Dickwella Resort

3.0 of 5 Resort   |   Batheegama | Dickwella, Dikwella 81200, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #2 of 6 hotels in Dikwella
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
AGO5010 Colombo, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The Service and the Location of the hotel was excellent, we had a wonderful time. The rooms are well equipped with beautiful views, It is so lovely that the staff go out of their way to ensure you are welcomed and relaxed

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Dickwella Resort & Spa as your holiday destination! It is a great pleasure to read your review with such positive feedback! , and we thank you for taking the time to share your experience with other Trip Advisor readers too. Be sure that your comments will be shared within our teams. We hope to welcome you... More

Sydney, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry guys but compared to other places we stayed, our stay here was a lowlight of our trip to SL. Resort is on a headland so it is surrounded on 3 sides by the ocean. Not sure if this is a contributing factor but the rooms we stayed smelled of damp. Incense and sir conditioning couldn't help the smell. Efforts... More

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Dexton Gerard F, Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Warm greetings from Dickwella Resort & Spa! Thank you for taking the time to write your review on TripAdvisor! My apologies for any shortfalls in our room services and if there been any damp smell in the room. Yes as mentioned we are surrounded by ocean in three directions and there is a chance the humid can be build the... More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

This place is wonderful. The rooms are spacious and well equipped with beautiful views, the food is delicious and varied. We could not keep away from the traditional Sri Lankan cusine served daily! It is so lovely that the staff go out of their way to ensure you are comfortable and relaxed and the staff seem genuinely happy. It is... More

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Jencsmith257, Warm Greetings from Dickwella resort & Spa..... We would like to thank you for updating your valuable comments on tripadvisor.com and sharing your experience and satisfaction for everyone to see and by doing so have given the opportunity for other guest who have not tasted the hospitality of our resort to come and enjoy for themselves. The chef... More

Kochi (Cochin), India
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Its one of the beautiful resorts i have ever visited in Srilanka.It has beach on all three sides of the property. The Pool is salt water , which few may not like , the accomodations are in chalets which is well kept ...The restaurant serves excellent buffet with very couteous staff..We got a complimentary foot spa too..Was lovely experience and... More

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Matx00, Warm greetings from Dickwella Resort & Spa I along with the entire management team & staff would like to thank you for your wonderful comments with regards to your stay here at our wonderful resort. It’s nice to hear guest having a great time and leaving us with memories they would cherish and also leaving with the hope... More

London, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
35 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

This resort hotel is close to Matara, Tangalle and the new south coast airport and is built on a peninsular that is surrounded on 3 sides by the Indian Ocean. It has a pool, tennis courts and a private beach and the accommodation is mostly in chalets, which, although not describable as homely or comfortable, have a welcoming exotic feel... More

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Richard D, Warm greetings from Dickwella Resort & Spa I would like to thank you for your wonderful comments with regards to your stay here at our wonderful resort. Your comments with regards to a few issues that you have had have been reviewed seriously and action would be taken by the Management to rectify the issues immediately.... More

1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

It was a great trip.......nt a long journey........great cuisine...excellent quality head chef.Hotel staff was excellent....and service was great!Great location,the beach was very relaxing and the sea water pool was great!

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Chamath, Greetings from “Dickwella Resort & Spa” Thank you for the wonderful comments with regards to the service and facilities provided by us. It was our pleasure to welcome Mr. Chaminda Vaas member of 1996 world cup winning team member and 2014 T20 world cup winning coaching staff member and he’s Family to our resort. It would be... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at Dickwella Resort in April 2014. This was my second trip to the hotel and it was a vast improvement from my first trip. From the reception to the service at the restaurant the staff were friendly and welcoming. The room was spacious and clean. The room boy did a good job of cleaning the room spotlessly. The... More

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Thushan, Greetings from “Dickwella Resort & Spa” It was our pleasure to welcome you back for your second stay here with us. As you have mentioned we have taken great strides in improving our standards from the previous visit of yours, and with our new executive chef we have managed to change the entire buffet and adding a... More

Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Great location great beaches great food and very friendly and helpful staff. I was there with my wife and our two teenage sons for four days and had an awesome time. Number of cable TV channels are a disappointment and I hope they will improve in future.

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Prasad, Greetings from “Dickwella Resort & Spa” Thank you for your valuable comments and feedback with regards to the service and facilities provided by us. Your comments are very valuable for us to improve our self and provide guest with more pleasure during their stay here at our resort. Your comment with regards to more channels being added... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Hotel is located at a superb location.. Sea is from both side. The view from restaurants is lovely where you can actually enjoy your meals... In side of the deluxe rooms are lovely design very well :) bay watch restaurant has a lovely view ideal place to have a drink.. Pool is located with a sea view and nothing to... More

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Udaya, Greetings from “Dickwella Resort & Spa” It was our pleasure to welcome you. We take great pride in reading your very positive comments with regards to the service and product provided in our resort. The location of our resort is second to none and having a meal on the wooden deck in the restaurant looking over the... More

Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at the Dickwella resort and it was fantastic. Friendly people, great fresh food and a beautiful location. There is so much to do. I stayed there for two days and tried so much. Highly recommended

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Rodney P, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Visal, Greetings from “Dickwella Resort & Spa” Thank you for your very positive feedback with regards to the service and standards provided at our resort. Yes being in the middle of two peninsula’s make this resort one of a kind. Having so much to do like Tennis, Volley ball, Mini golf, Diving, Snorkeling, Body boarding, Canoeing and much... More

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Address: Batheegama | Dickwella, Dikwella 81200, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Dikwella
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Dickwella Resort 3*
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Also Known As:
Dickwella Hotel Dikwella
Dickwella Hotel Tangalle
Dickwella Resort Tangalle
Dickwella Resort Sri Lanka/Dikwella

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Dickwella Resort is located on a small peninsula embraced by the most beautiful part of the Indian Ocean and intertwined with a myriad of topical flowers and vegetation. Our Resort consists of three different kinds of Bars and Restaurants. Our guestrooms have Sri Lankan style furnishings and a sea view. We offer fresh sea water swimming pool, Jacuzzi, private beach, Spa, diving, canoeing, snorkeling and excursions. ... more   less 
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