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The Spice House, Mirissa

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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the main house”(49 reviews)
“other guests”(72 reviews)
“mud house”(22 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

Just spent 10 days @ The Spice House as part of a yoga holiday. Everything about Phil & Watsalas house has been thought through to perfection & set in a peaceful jungle location, right across the road from the ocean. Can't recommend The Spice House...More

Thank carter692016
Reviewed October 18, 2016

My boyfriend and I were for 10 nights in the Spice House Hotel. It was dreamlike. Although we unfortunately haven't met the owners Phil and his wife their staff were very obliging and did everything that we feel comfortable. The cook did a fabulous job....More

Thank Anne B
Reviewed October 13, 2016

We stayed at SH at the start of our 3 week holiday for 5 nights. It is well run by an Englishman and his Sri Lankan wife. The staff are super friendly particularly the morning breakfast manager I think his name was Roshan. We stayed...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed October 9, 2016

The Spice House was the best accommodation we've had during our entire stay in Sri Lanka. It was lovely decorated, with amazing facilities (nice garden + pool) and clean as well as comfortable rooms. Perfect place to relax, but also do some day trips/ activates...More

Thank janinejj2016
Reviewed September 29, 2016

I'm visiting from Singapore and called the number listed on the Hotel's website to get some specific information. After several attempts, a lady answered and quite rudely informed me that she cannot speak with me and to email. I called because my email earlier was...More

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Response from thespicehouse, Owner at The Spice House, MirissaResponded October 3, 2016

I have checked our correspondence & i think that it is totally unfair that you are allowed to lie and say that your email was unanswered but i do appreciate that unfortunately that is now the world that some of us have to live in...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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$45 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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lorettacottis
March 24, 2018|
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Response from Whammy65 | Reviewed this property |
Hi we stayed in February this year. We took our own towels to the beach but there were towels you could use at the pool. Tea and coffee making facilities are on the landing so rooms share but there was never a que and the... More
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darkiel
October 30, 2017|
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Response from Alex M | Reviewed this property |
when I stayed there was no problem drinking your own alcohol. we often had our own beer or gin at diner .
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August 18, 2016|
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Response from jooliecoolie | Reviewed this property |
check their airbnb page.
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"Ask for a room in front of the swimming pool for quiet or in the jungle if you like nature"
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"All of the rooms have a special uniqueness"
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"check the website it lists the rooms perfectly, book early they are very busy and sort after!"
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"Rooms with balconies and a view."
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