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Tartaruga Hotel & Beach Restaurant

Yaddehimulla | Yaddehimulla, Unawatuna, Unawatuna, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kandy, Sri Lanka
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice environment to spend your evening. Nice place to have an evening drink. Food is pretty delicious and not expensive. Good for a day outing. Grilled chicken is the best. You must visit there at least once. I am sure u will be a fan of it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and my friends just stumbled upon this place... And although it was late evening.. And v couldn't experience the beachside feel... It was still worth the visit.. The service and the food was very good.. Good quantity and decent pricing. We ride some Sri Lankan dishes... Definitely recommendable for a visit.. And probably during the daytime to enjoy the... More 

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Bahrain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We discovered this place by accident as we were walking by the stretch on unawatuna beach. The seating on the beach is amazing with dimly lit candles on all the tables. The music is great! We ordered the yellow rice and Sri Lankan curries. Go for the yellow rice if your there - the bomb! The fried calamari and fried... More 

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Florsheim, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Directly at the new designed wide and beautiful Unawatuna beach you can enjoy various range of food. If you like Pizza and Pasta you won't be disappointed. The prices for food are ok - I didn't stay in the hotel, only in the restaurant - friendly staff at this location.

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bucharest
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Having best position, on the beach, I had great expectation but only the restaurant can be taked into condideration. The room was basically equiped, only with the very hot water (they fixed somehow after request), some insects inside, bad position for the AC, the fan too noisy and a bad bad smell... I do not reccomand. But the food is... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2015

Looks good but doesn't live up to the promise with some suspiciously expensive items on the bill. There are better places just along the same beach. A banana lassi costs more than a large beer?? That doesn't make sense. Now I'm just typing to make two hundred characters.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015 via mobile

I hate writing reviews like this. But this place really is a rip off. Rooms: - Rooms stink of rot and damp, the bedding and towels were dirty and ripped and the pillows smelled foul. Seriously bad like they had never been washed. Shower was pretty good but the bathroom stank. They'd even installed a wall mounted spray to try... More 

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Manly, New South Wales, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

My friend and I stayed here for 3 nights last week but certainly wanted to stay for longer. I understand everyone has their own opinions but after reading the average/bad reviews on trip advisor we figured we just had to accept that it was a below-average place and deal with it. But the below reviews could not be more wrong... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We stayed at Tartaruga Hotel for 7 nights as a couple, and would say that this place is like an average hostel. Its location is good with just a short walk to the best part of the Unawatuna beach, and the view from the beach restaurant towards the sea is beautiful. The room we stayed at was OK-ish, but we... More 

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Panama City, Panama
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

We were meant to stay at Tartaruga for 5 nights, but due to an unfortunate experience with bugs in our beds, we left after a sleepless third night. The accommodation itself is more along the lines of a hostel than a hotel. The mattresses and pillows seemed to be about 20 years old and were not comfortable at all. The... More 

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