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Sri Gemunu Beach Resort

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Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Sri Gemunu Beach Resort
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

My family and I stayed at the Sri Gemunu beach resort for 7 days in April 2015, and we had a fantastic time. We rented 2 rooms on the first floor that opened right onto the beach, with deck chairs right outside and a very short walk to the beach. The beach right in front of the reort is quite... More 

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bangkok
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We just got back from a 4 night stay at Sri Gemunu. The place is pretty magical and the setting is magnificent. And while the rooms are fairly basic, the view is to die for. Beds are super comfy too. Food in the restaurant is good too. But what makes the stay truly special is the staff who are very... More 

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Dubai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights in total and would definitely go back. The hotel is situated right on the beach, such a beautiful setting for eating breakfast and dinner. We saw monkeys, squirrels and peacocks in the trees whilst dining outside. A short walk along the beach will take you to a safe swimming area. The beach was really quite... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

Stayed for two nights, would have liked a few more. The hotel is directly on the wonderful beach. Its difficult to swim in front of the hotel garden, because of the rocks and the cuttet. But there is a little bay 100 meters to the left, its safe and peaceful. The view from the garden and the rooms are spectacular,... More 

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Beijing, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

We picked Sri Gemunu Resort spontaneously when we were looking for a place close to the beach. And it was everything we had hoped for and more. All the rooms just a few steps from the ocean. Actually it's so close that you hear the waves loud and clear from your room. Maybe not for everyone, but WE LOVED IT.... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

We returned to this wonderful hotel in December 2014 and found that the place was just as fantastic as the year before, the staff and management just as nice and helpful. Everything written about the location, the food and the great atmosphere is true. Can only recommend Sri Gemunu Beach Resort if you a looking for a smallish hotel with... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We stayed for two weeks and travelled around the south coast using the hotel as our base. This hotel is in a lovely location, on a beautiful beach. It is full of character and run by lovely, friendly, helpful staff. From this location you are well placed to explore using the local trains, buses and tuk tuks. Getting out and... More 

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Vejle, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

This is the best place! Our plan was to stay there for some days, but when we arrived we decided to spend rest of our holidays in Sri Gemunu. We had the service and professionalism of the big hotels in combination with the friendliness and charm of the family run guesthouse. It has it all. We had fantastic food in... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

Our family of 5 enjoyed some days here over the new year and everyone enjoyed the hotel and beach for different reasons. My husband and I went from our deck chairs with a book to dip into the clean sea to swim with our children. Our eldest, fair skinned, enjoyed all the shady places to lay out and read. Our... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

We often go to Unawatuna for the day. We have never stayed here for a night but we have taken a day room just to be able to change and rest. The room is basic has AC, it is small but clean. The location is amazing , it is a 2 mins walk from a reef where its like a... More 

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