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Dalawella Beach Resort

445 Matara Road, Dalawella, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
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Ranked #56 of 85 Unawatuna B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Dalawella Beach Resort for a night and were extremely impressed! Considering the low price we paid we had an amazing, spacious and clean room with a gorgeous ocean view balcony and one of the most comfortable beds I have slept in throughout all of Asia! The staff were amazing at all times and were also really helpful... More

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Tunbridge Wells
12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

This tiny hotel (8 rooms) is about a mile from the "town" and, when full, holds 18 people. No pool just straight onto a deserted beach. Very simple, clean and friendly. We only had a week there but it was perfect. Incredibly helpful staff but take a hair drier!

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Sydney, Australia
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177 hotel reviews
327 helpful votes 327 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Hotel is directly on the beach and that's great. Warm Indian Ocean waters. Fantastic. But that is all you can say in a positive sense. A very basic room. Not even a TV in the room. All very basic and about 2 star category if generous. Yet it was an expensive rate coming with it. Be warned. This isn't a... More

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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
20 reviews 20 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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Address: 445 Matara Road, Dalawella, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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Dalawella Beach Hotel Unawatuna

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