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Dalawella Beach Resort

445 Matara Road, Dalawella, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #61 of 81 Unawatuna B&B and Inns
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014
Scot T Kuwait City, Kuwait
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Kuwait City, Kuwait
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Usually when booking a hotel, the majority of us search for a place smack dab in the middle of the action, a location that is central to all the attractions. Dalawella has the benefit of being removed from the hub-bub of overcrowded beaches, dangerously narrow streets and the never-ending sounds of the notorious Tuk-Tuk bird, but close enough to dive... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

This hotel is really bad! We booked and paid for a room with a balcony with booking.com. We stayed on 19th and 20th February 2014. The manager was unable to provide a room with a balcony so we had to stay in a ground floor room with no privacy. As others have commented the room was dingy, the towels and... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

My husband, myself and a friend went to stay at this awful hotel for a one night stay over the weekend. Unfortunately, i picked this hotel as the one i wanted was fully booked and i didnt have time to choose. What a mistake. Do yourself a favour and pick ANYWHERE but here. Location - it is a little out... More

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Manama, Bahrain
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

Great location on a beautiful quiet beach but this place was the pits. My husband and I stayed here recently. The staff were rude and didn't care. The rooms were very dated. I think the pictures on the website are very cleverly taken with good light. They were very dark and dingy. The first room offered was downstairs but there... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

The following is an email i sent to an online travel booking company i used to book this place. I have travelled throughout Asia for years and so am used to staying is many various places from 1 dollar hostels in Cambodia with only a hole in the corner to 5 star luxury. This was the worst for value for... More

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Deal, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

We loved this place! We had two nights here and revelled in the quiet informal atmosphere, good breakfasts, delicious dinners, comfortable room with sea view, a friendly manager and, most particularly, the superb swimming area in a coral lagoon a five minute walk along the beach, complete with stilt fishermen. We'd definitely come back!

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Bath, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Thanks to the guys at Dalawella Beach Resort. We stayed in April 2012 and we so well looked after. Its a good value for money place, with all the things you need on holiday - good food, comfortable rooms, attentive staff, beach location and wifi :). The food was always freshly prepared and great. You can get western meals or... More

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London, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I would never normally write a negative review on here of a property but having just returned from SL after staying here (well, we booked for 6 days but left after 1) we felt we must share our experiences. It seems that the photos of this place on various sites such as Agoda or other booking sites are quite out... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

Dalawella Beach Resort is a perfect beach resort for a family, with spacious, clean and comfortable rooms and most importantly, with the excellent and friendly service provided by the hotel staff. We stayed in a triple room only for one night, but, already are planning to visit the place soon.The private beach is ideal for a perfect relaxing holiday and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

I stayed here with my mom and little sister for two nights. The manager and staff were very friendly and helpful, always courteous and willing to go the extra mile to give you the best experience. The hotel is conveniently located. We stayed in a very spacious and clean triple room. The food is delicious, well prepared and hygienic. The... More

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Address: 445 Matara Road, Dalawella, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
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