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Unawatuna Beach Resort

| Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
00 94 9 14 384545
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chennai
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10 reviews 10 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

We went for Lunch at this Resort. I found this to offer everything that Srilanka is known for. Beautiful sea, sailing boats emerald water, traditional cuisine, very courteous staff, owner personally supervising the service. In short, Hospitality at its best. I could not stay there for want of time. I am planning to stay during my next trip to Colombo... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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48 reviews 48 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

We had Sunday lunch here . It was fairly Ok . Nice Restaurent by the side of the sea . Beach bar has all kind of local and foreign spirits. Has a small glass pool . Sunday lunch was very nominal LKR 1900/- net with tea coffee .

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Copenhagen Region, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We visited Unawatuna Beach Resort for 5 days. The rooms were excellent, staff was helpful and polite, and the restaurant was positioned just out to the ocean and a good selection of high quality food. Furthermore, our guide/driver at the hotel was extremely helpful. If I had to comment one thing, it would be that the wi-fi connection could be... More 

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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

My friend and I stayed here for 2 days. Surprisingly we got a sea view facing at a very reasonable price. The room is very comfortable. Initially we had problem with our safe but the hotel staff were very prompt in solving our problem. We had pizza and spagetti there on the first night as well as cocktail. The food... More 

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Unawatuna, Sri Lanka
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142 reviews 142 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I have lived in the area for over two years and never been to the UBR now called Calamander before. Having heard it was just so-so. What a mistake! The setting is right on the sea front in a very airy light style. Attention to detail is everywhere. Staff are very welcoming and courteous. Our server Kusumsiri was exceptional in... More 

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San Francisco, California
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175 reviews 175 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

On our way to Galle, we stopped in Unawatuna for lunch. We went to a restaurant called Calamander Unawatuna Beach Resort aka UBR. The place is really a beach side hotel resort but we stopped at the restaurant only for lunch. This place is overrated, overpriced and a tourist ripoff. Our group of six was seated. The tables are rather... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Unawatuna Beach Resort is located on the scenic Unawatuna Beach on the Southern Coast of Sri Lanka. Galle is a short (probably 5km ?) drive away. While we were staying at the Fortress Hotel (www.fortress.lk) at Koggala (10km from Unawatuna to the South) the rates for buffet, a-la-carte at that hotel were exorbidant. So we decided to look around for... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I am confused that most of the reviews talk about the restaurant and not the resort itself. We stayed in the new section of this resort for 3 nights. The room was on the top floor and overlooked the ocean and pool. Very spacious, clean and quiet. Fabulous location right on the beach although the undertow was very strong in... More 

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eskilstuna
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2013

We visited this beach restaurant for a light lunch. The "English Ploughman's Lunch" tempted me, promising "generous slices of Cheddar cheese and Branston pickle". The pickle was completely missing (tomato ketchup instead). I thought the cheese had been forgotten by the kitchen but the waiter pointed out a white covering on the inside of the bread. The baguette itself was... More 

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Halesowen, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2012

Visited whilst attending the cricket in Galle. Great steak at the Full Moon restuarant.

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Address: | Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 00 94 9 14 384545
Location: Asia  >  Sri Lanka  >  Southern Province  >  Galle
Cuisine: Sri Lankan

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