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Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel

182 Matara Road | Opposite Timber Co-Operation, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka (Formerly Nooit Gedacht - Ayurveda Health Resort)
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Jersey, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a lovely seven night stay at this hotel after friends that were staying there recommanded it to us. The superior rooms were of a very high standard. And the staff very pleasant and attentive. I have already recommanded this hotel to friends going to Sri Lanka at christmas.

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New Delhi, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had very good deal through website.nice location.very good breakfast their rice with tomato curry and coconut pancake were amazing. Staff are very friendly .its old property but they maintain really well. I def recommend this place to others

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Plymouth, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place itself was amazing and beautiful However, due to an incident the staff (more than 2 which was necessary) decided to come storming and call us names. We were staying as a group. Very judgmental staff and name calling just brought the whole night to a disgusting night. The situation could have been handled in a much more professional... More 

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Pragna J, Guest Relations Manager at Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comment about the place. The incident is not described in the review. The staff made several kind requests to leave the pool as we received complaints from other guests about loud noise, drinking alcohol & eating inside the pool, past 10 in the night which are against our pool rules. However, these requests were not... More 

Heraklion, Greece
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

spent a day and a night after a long and very difficult voyage through the Arabian sea Excellent breakfast ( they dont serve BACON unfortunately) Nice room cleans and cozy very spacious ...try to avoid the ones near the pool ..you are not going to get mid day naps...will come back again ...

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Pragna J, Guest Relations Manager at Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. Hope to see you again. Guest Relations Manager More 

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

I stayed here on the strength of reviews on here and I liked it. The setting is nice, has a very decadent 'last days of the Raj' feel to it. I stayed in the cheaper rooms, paying 4500 rupees a night, I should have haggled as they were almost empty it seemed as it is not a busy time of... More 

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Pragna J, Guest Relations Manager at Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel, responded to this review

We value your comments on our hotel on Trip advisor. As the dishes are made fresh daily according to guest needs our kitchen likes to have the orders in advance, to prepare for the dinner. We apologize if it was in any way inconvenient for you. Hope you visit us again. Thank you. Guest Relations Manager More 

Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

This hotel is in a lovely little spot a very short distance from the beach at Una. We stayed for one night in one of the older rooms. They are quite small, but charming, with hot water, A/C a little dressing area and a four poster bed. The only issue is that it was two mattresses pushed together so we... More 

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Pragna J, Guest Relations Manager at Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We value your detailed comments about us on Trip advisor. Thank you for recommending us & we hope to see you again for another relaxed & laid back holiday. Thank you, Guest Relations Manager More 

Ashford, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

We spent 7 nights at Nooit Gedacht hotel at the end of our Sri Lankan holiday. It was very relaxing with a clean, comfortable and spacious room with hot water and AC opposite a beautiful herbal mountain and also next to the swimming pool. The service, choice and quality of the food was excellent. The design of the hotel has... More 

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Pragna J, Guest Relations Manager at Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your detailed reviewed about your 7 nights stay at our hotel. We appreciate your positive comments on the clean & spacious rooms, good service, & excellent quality of food. We like to mention that hotel only recommend registered & reliable service providers for Whale watching & other transport services as it is important... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This was the first place we stayed at in our trip to Sri Lanka - and one of the best. As we feared, we peaked too soon as it was hard to find the same combination of a characterful hotel, beautiful surroundings, hospitable staff, lovely rooms and delicious food. The hotel was a comfortable distance from the beach which worked... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

We very much enjoyed our stay here. It is a short walk to the beach and an easy tuk tuk drive to Galle but the garden en pool of the hotel are lovely so it is easy to spent a lot of time on the hotel grounds. The breakfast buffet is fantastic and the rice and curry dinner we had... More 

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Pragna J, Guest Relations Manager at Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your valuable comment on our Hotel. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We will share your comments with our staff about the fantastic breakfast buffet, Excellent Rice & Curry you had during your 3 weeks in Sri Lanka. We hope you will visit us again & thank you for recommending... More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Spent 3 nights in this nice hotel early august. Only a short walk or tuktuk drive to the unawatuna beach, but some afternoons you just stay in the beautiful garden in the hotel around the swimming pool or for a nice massage in the in house spa. Food very nice. Breakfast fantastic, lots of choice at the buffet. Rooms very... More 

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Address: 182 Matara Road | Opposite Timber Co-Operation, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka (Formerly Nooit Gedacht - Ayurveda Health Resort)
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
Nooit Gedacht - Ayurveda Health Hotel Unawatuna
Hotel Style:
#2 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
#7 Family Hotel in Unawatuna
#9 Romantic Hotel in Unawatuna

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