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Hibiscus Villa

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Temple Lane | Peelagoda, Unawatuna, Galle 300 29, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a good hotel and the staff was very friendly. The breakfast in the morning by the garden was very nice. You can walk to the beach but it takes a bit. The only thing we didn't like from the room was that even though you have a bathroom, there are no walls that separates it from the room,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a really great 9 day stay at this beautiful villa! Our children were overwhelmed when they had the opportunity to feed the monkeys in the garden with bananas. The rooms were fantastic; pleasant with earthy colours, at least 8 meters to the ceiling, open sky in the large shower area, wonderful and romantic beds and furniture etc. The... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The visit did not start off well. I was driving, and Ajith (the owner) gave me wrong directions, so I ended up in Galle town, not at Unawatuna. The narrow road to the temple has a faded sign, so finding that road wasn’t easy. I had to park my car squeezed on this narrow road, as Hibiscus Villa does not... More 

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Hibiscus V, Owner at Hibiscus Villa, responded to this review

Hi George - really sorry that the house didn't meet your expectations and that we weren't able to make your stay a more pleasant one. Of course we can't do anything about the Sri Lankan climate unfortunately and the hot weather is a fact of life! The house listing does say quite clearly that we don't have AC or onsite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

Nice place especially the garden. Breakfast was the best of our trip. Little bit far away from main beach but therefore very quiet. Great hospitality which made in a great stay at Hibiscus Villa. Diving school just a 1min Walk away. 100% recomendAtion.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I would actually give Hibiscus Villa 4.5 stars if possible. but am definitely not giving it 4 stars as it deserves more than that! The gardens are absolutely stunning and we spent a lot of time enjoying cups of tea sitting outside taking in the sheer beauty of the garden. The room was lovely and spacious, although I think one... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Something unique for sure. Great place for those who love animals. Dogs,which belongs to owner, wonderful birds, turtles and monkeys which with bit of chance you can feed. Villa is quite open rooms as well so sometimes you can find some insects in your room so better check your bed before go sleep. Also cause villa is open you can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

The villa was really tasteful and the rooms facing the garden were lovely. It's not in the heart of the Unawatuna strip but that could be a good thing! Wifi throughout but no a/c. The team here were nice and helpful. Would recommend!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

The house and the staff was lovely. Relaxing and cool interior, clean and the breakfast (both Sri Lanka style and european) was great. Helpfull and kind staff...miss them :-) The garden is realy nice, lots of birds, one turtle and some curious monkeys.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

What an entrance! Once you open the gate you stumble into a precious garden, not sure whether anybody is home. The Villa itself is very neat and decorated nicely. We booked the Orchid room, the smallest, but still plenty of space. The roof is very high and the shower is great. The bed is spacious and comfy. Then the breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

We were lucky enough to stay here for 1 week in January 2015. It is Beautiful, Peaceful and Serene. Ajith and his staff are great and the Breakfasts are amazing! Juice is always made fresh, and it makes my mouth water to think of the fantastic Sri Lankan breakfasts we had. The rooms are great, and the finishing touches amazing.... More 

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