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Insight

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Galle Road, Ahangama, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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32 reviews 32 reviews
25 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We found this when all hotels were full, small place room was clean and large i think we got the best room in the hotel lovely view from the room. Pool very small and had few stray dogs coming and drinking water.beach was nice and clean. We had breskfast and for the price we paid good selection was there.resident manager... More

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

Under new management. Great location right by the beach. Rooms are big and those with sea views have seating in the window. Staff were really friendly and very helpful, always with a smile. Had fish that we bought cooked for us, cooked omelettes on request, any problems were fixed immediately. Try it..

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Barcelona, Spain
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of our worst hotel experience in Sri Lanka. Even if well located along the beach, the rooms are simple but noisy. Also not really clean. We had booked two rooms with ocean view and due to extreme noisy air con from the other rooms we accept downgrade to a standard room (according them, there was no other room available),... More

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Veendam, The Netherlands
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13 reviews 13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The hotel needs an urgent upgrade. The pool edges are very rough and serveral people hurt themselves during our stay. I myself got an electric shock on one of wall sockets in the restaurant when I tried to recharge my laptop. The location is fine, close to the beach and nice views. The garden is nice as well. The rooms... More

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Dorchester, United Kingdom
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13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

We were moved here by our tour company after staying at the Palace Hotel in Mirissa. This hotel is OK, nothing special but we were relieved to get some sleep - see review of Palace. We had various problems with door locks, in room phone not working, wake up calls not received and a leaking air con unit. We changed... More

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Ahangama, Manager at Insight, responded to this review

Appreciate the comments of Suzanne H of Dorchester, UK As they had been moved from one hotel to another, perhaps her expectations levels would also have been different. However appreciate her final note saying “it is good value” – this satisfies us that we are providing good quality for the value paid. Regret to note she had issues with the... More

Bratislava Region, Slovakia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
11 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Valeu for money - the rooms are huge, clean (ok, co-lived with a gekko and spider, but they don't disturbs us), nice view to the ocean, smiling staff, excellent food. Yes, the hotel is little bit older, but you see it only on details - mean-looking paintings and furniture, or only vintage style :)

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Ahangama, Manager at Insight, responded to this review

Dear Sir / Madam Appreciate your comments and we value your recommendation. We fumigate the rooms in the hotel every month to prevent insects getting into the room. However Considering our tropical weather it is a bit hard to totally eradicate gekkos and small spiders although they are very harmless. Yes the hotel was built in 1983 but we continue... More

Chernivtsi, Ukraine
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

charming hotel, espcially for those who travel to exotic countries at first time. The rooms are cozy and sweet! 10 days there was my bag on the chair with money in it and nobody took it. we were leaving laptop, camera and jewelery it the room, and we weren't disappointed - there were where we left them. the stuff is... More

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Ahangama, Senior Management at Insight, responded to this review

We appreciate the strong recommendations of our valuable customers. We are also happy to acknowledge having such trustworthy staff at Insight. Yet, we will recommend all guests to make use of the safety lockers provided in the rooms to avoid temptation of economically not too sound staff. More

hertfordshire
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Stayed here for last three nights of a tour. Decent location but sadly food and service let this hotel down. We had eaten in some fantastic locations across Sri Lanka and when we asked if we could order from a l a carte menu we were told no due to there being only one chef because of the new year... More

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Ahangama, Manager at Insight, responded to this review

Appreciate your good comments about the location. Regret if the food and service levels were not to your expectation during your stay. We do apologize for it. We also acknowledge the fact that during the Hindu & Sinhala New Year for about 4 days things do slow down in all parts of Sri Lanka like during the Chinese New Year... More

Victoria, Australia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
16 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014 via mobile

Hotel is situated ina nice location, close to the main road.Parking facility is very limited.very nice from some rooms and food quality is ok. Rooms need some urgent upgrade and charges are moderate. Its good for the budget travellers.

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Ahangama, Manager at Insight, responded to this review

We appreciate the good comments about the location. Happy to note that you are satisfied with the good quality. However, we are not sure of the upgrading you are suggesting for the rooms. Sorry we offer only 3* quality and provide that quality to the best of our understanding. We provide everything in the room including a telephone, air conditioning,... More

Atlanta, Georgia
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79 reviews 79 reviews
51 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I stayed here two nights while on an Exodus group tour. I enjoyed this hotel very much because the setting, right on a beautiful beach, was so pretty and relaxing. Rooms a bit plain, no TV, great AC, plenty of hot water. Buffet meals very good, a la carte meal one night, crumb fried fish, was only fair. Great open... More

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Ahangama, Manager at Insight, responded to this review

We thank you for all your good comments about us. It certainly is an endorsement for all those who wish to make a booking to our Resort in the future. More

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Address: Galle Road, Ahangama, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Ahangama
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Insight 2*
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