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“The 'not so' Cosy Beach” 1 of 5 stars
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The Cosy Beach
3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Beach Road, Marawila, Sri Lanka   |  
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Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Marawila
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“The 'not so' Cosy Beach”
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2012

Please do not waste your time and money on this hotel, it is nothing like it's discription on the website.
We booked a bungalow for 2 weeks in December 2011 but when we arrived they gave us a standard double room. We then asked to be moved to our original accommodation only to discover that their idea of a bungalow is just a slightly larger room with 2 guest cockroaches, no wardrobe space and no hot water. When we told them we were disatisfied and the website was misleading they uninterested. The next day we found alternative accommodation and told them we were checking out, the manager produced a vastly inflated check out bill which said wasn't correct. He then called the police and we had to argue with 4 policemen who conveniently didn't speak any English. We had no option but to pay the money and leave. Please do not go anywhere near this Sri Lankan Fawlty Towers.

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  • Stayed December 2011, traveled as a couple
    • 1 of 5 stars Value
    • 2 of 5 stars Location
    • 1 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 1 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 2 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 1 of 5 stars Service
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  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Additional Information about The Cosy Beach

Address: Beach Road, Marawila, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > North Western Province > Marawila
Bar / Lounge Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
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Ranked #3 of 4 hotels in Marawila
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — The Cosy Beach 3*
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