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Shangri-La's Hambantota Golf Resort & Spa

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An unspoiled personal tropical paradise on the southern coast of Sri Lanka. Our spacious rooms create a sense of privacy and relaxation. You can enjoy the finest authentic Sri Lankan cuisine at Bojun Hala, our all day dining restaurant. The unique Artisan Village showcases the local craftsmen allowing guests to absorb the cultural background of the South Coast. Visit the 18-hole golf course or rejuvenate at the signature CHI Spa and discover Shangri-La!
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Property amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Adult pool
Airport Transportation
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Center with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Public Wifi
Wheelchair access
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Accessible rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
Smoking rooms available
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It’s a beautiful hotel with great staff (loved them in Chi Spa) but food was limited at the buffets in terms of non-Chinese options. Understand they have a lot of Chinese guests, but if they want to attract others, in my opinion they need better European options and more of
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We stayed here for 2 nights and regret we did not book a longer stay. Hotel is really amazing, next to the coast with a very large swimming pool. There are a lot of free activities for the kids. The breakfast buffet has everything you can imagine. We ate twice at Sera
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Response from GhislaineLe, Resident Manager at Shangri-La's Hambantota Golf Resort & Spa
Responded Aug 18, 2018
Dear 418koenv, Thank you for taking the time to post a review following your stay with us. It was a pleasure to have you and your family with us and we are thrilled that you had such a wonderful and memorable holiday. Thank you for your kind words of encouragement which we will share with the team. Whilst wishing you the very best we look forward to welcoming you again in the future. Ayubowan,
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Excellent hotel friendly staff especially Telum chef in buffet restaurant being vegetarian he suggested and went that further mile so we enjoyed our meals also priyashan who cleaned the rooms excellent many thanks
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Shangri-La is a new resort (3 years in July 2019) and since the government took a break from developing the area it’s a rather quiet resort. This suited us perfectly. The staff is very attentive and helpful. (Big shout out to staff in “Ulpatha”, to Donna and Nishan and to the
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The hotel is spread out in a very spacious area with so many pools and it gives a relaxing atmosphere. Although the climate can be very hot the rooms are perfectly air conditioned. The hotel is massive and the restaurants are spread out. There are many things you can do and also
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Premier Ocean Suite
Room 205
the best beds i have ever slept in
great for families
Soap dish clogged with soap from previous occupants
Dear cesc24, Thank you for your query. We do have a fully equipped gym. Should you require the assistance of a trainer, our Trained staff will be pleased to assist you. We look forward to welcoming you. Ayubowan
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Dear LEB14, The highway between Colombo International Airport and Hambantota is under going construction. The official target completion is during 3rd Quarter 2019, and we are monitoring closely on this exciting project. Please feel free to contact the resort on our website email so we can give you our transportation tariffs. Ayubowan,
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Dear TOKinsch, Our Ayurveda Chi Spa only propose spa treatment, body and facial treatments, Pedicure and Manicure. Local Hair salons are available in the nearest village. Please feel free to check out microsite so you will have all information of your facilities and services. Please feel free to drop us an email on our resort email, so we can forward you the link. Ayubowan,
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Dear SydneyAustralia, Thank you for your question. Our Executive Chef will be delighted to prepare dishes according to your dietary requirement. Please feel free to send us an email with further details on our resort email so we can answer to your questions. Thank you
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Dear KBains201, Thank you for your interest in Shangri-La’s Hambantota Golf Resort & Spa. You may access either the town Ambalantota which is 5 Km (10 mn drive) from the resort or you can visit Hambantota town which is roughly 11km (20mn drive) from the resort. We can call a tuk tuk for you to visit both towns. Please feel free to contact us on the resort email that you will find on our website for further information. Ayubowan,
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"Ocean view rooms are good"
"Second floors still do not yield ocean-views. Ask for the third or fourth floor."
"Ocean view!"
"High up and sea view"
"I would not opt for full or half board. B & B is best and you have the options @ other restaurants."
$225 - $332 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Sri LankaSouthern ProvinceTangalleHambantota
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