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Tartaruga Hotel & Beach Restaurant

Yaddehimulla | Yaddehimulla, Unawatuna, Unawatuna, Galle, 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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Doha, Qatar
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28 reviews 28 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We got here because it was recommended to us by some friends who stayed also here. The staffs were not so accommodating at first and also not that friendly. Nobody welcomes at you the moment you arrive inside. The rooms ain't that cheap and not so good. The room we got was mediocre and simple and near to the kitchen... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff were not particularly welcoming and seemed disinterested. Rooms were simple and resonably priced. The restaurant and chilling areas were nice but the food turned out to be a major dissapointment! The Chop suey seemed to have nothing more than some bland vegetables floating around... The beach wasn't that great. There were much better spots further along the bay.

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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has an absolutely beautiful view of the Indian Ocean, however it isn't beach front, so for a swim you will have a 5 min walk. The staff are very friendly and helpful. We only ate breakfast there, so I can't really comment on the restaurant, other than breakfast was perfectly fine, catered to western tastes. The room was... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

This place is the universal experience of walking into any beach restaurant in south east Asia in a bustling spot (think Goa, Thailand or Sihanoukville in Cambodia) with a hundred things on the menu, where none of them are done well and you end up grimly ploughing through 'prawns and chips' or 'authentic margheretta pizza'. My well honed food snobbery... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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25 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

The hotel is right by the indian ocean, even though you will not have a beach until December for monsoon. The road to the hotel is full of other hotels and guest houses. As we entered the hotel, which we booked about a month earlier, we did not get a propoer welcome a\or a greeting by any staff member. They... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for 6 nights.. the property is right on the coast line, the waves lashing at the walls right below ur dining area is the most beautiful experience at any hour of the day. There is no beach in front of the property, but its barely a 2 min walk from the resort. The rooms a very comfortable... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in this hostel for two nights. While the location was good the room was small and you can certainly get better value for your money. The outdoor restaurant was nice and the breakfast was passable. Perhaps we got the wrong side of the resort but it was rather loud at night being so close to the restaurant. Best... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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33 reviews 33 reviews
12 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Booked 3 rooms for an overnight stay with a bunch of friends. The family room comfortably accommodates 4 adults. Tho rooms are clean and tidy. AC rooms are the best as it can get pretty hot without AC. Ambiance at dinner was fantastic with a nice spread of seafood bbq available on order and an almost full house at the... More

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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11 reviews 11 reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

We went there twice during our 3 day stay in Unawatuna. Surprisingly fantastic pizza!! You sit on the beach and overlook the water so you can't get a better view than that! There are some stray dogs wandering around and that didn't bother me at all - they were friendly but the staff kept scaring them off. (I would have... More

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Horsham, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
20 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Loved eating here. I am still in Sri Lanka and will definitely eat here again while around Unawatuna. Lovely food, the sweet and sour chicken was perfect. Atmosphere is lovely, sound of the waves is obviously a must. Good prices for the location on the beach and the staff are very friendly and happy. :)

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Address: Yaddehimulla | Yaddehimulla, Unawatuna, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
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Number of rooms: 10
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