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Moscow, Russia
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed here for 11 nights and I am sure this place is the best value for money we paid. The guest house is very cozy, it has different types of rooms and bungalows, the staff is friendly and helpful (we had an issue with the whale watching tour and the guy from reception solved it promptly and we were... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here before and really enjoyed our visit, however this time it felt a little run down. They were completing lots of painting so this may be why as December and January are the peak months in Sri Lanka, so we may have visited before the annual spruce up! The lads in the guest house are as friendly... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

I stayed there for two days with my family.Its one minute walk to beach. The rooms were clean and good. Bathroom also very clean and good with new amenities. But shower not much pressure. Owner also very helpful guy. We had a nice time there.

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Brussels, Belgium
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Reviewed August 18, 2016

Calm Rest is a peaceful but chilled place, suited for any type of guest. Indeed, you are only 1min away walk from Mirissa beach, or a 10min tuk tuk drive to Weligama (surf reputed beach). There are many small restaurants along the beach, as well as a bit of nightlife time to time. The rooms are correct and have Ac... More 

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Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

One of the best i have spent holidays. Everything was just fine. Clean rooms, foods, friendly owners and staff. 1 min walk to beach. They are offering whale watching service for reasonable price. And in house original italian pizza!!!! Taste was great. Sometimes there are peacocks in the garden. Very nice to see. though Calm and quit place. Recomend to... More 

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Oberalm, Austria
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
Reviewed March 25, 2016

The best thing about Calm Rest is their location. They have weired system to check in - its in the "living room" of the owners, in the first moment we didn't find this place at all. Beside this we could not find more good things about. Onyl with help from the staff we were able to lock our rooms /... More 

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calmrestmirissa, Manager at Calm Rest Guest House Mirissa, responded to this review

We do not put dirty sheets what so ever. In this hot month March this is the cheapest price you can get an air conditioning room with breakfast. I don't think that anyone will ever find a better room than you get from here in Mirissa. Your booking was for US$37.80 per night. If you think that is an expensive... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed March 17, 2016

We spent 3 days and 2 nights in this house. We used a room withou A/C - bedroom with one wardrobe and room with toilet, shower and sink. If required the staff is able to provide you also breakfast. Great benefit of this Guest House is its location - 1 minute walk to reach Mirissa beach - and also close... More 

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Majorca
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed January 15, 2016

We arrived here a bit annoyed... the place we had booked was foul, and a sweet tuk tuk driver kindly showed us here (family of 4!- and no, he wasnt doing it for commision or backhanders.. he was just a nice man!) We were met by the lovely owner who told us he had a cabin for 2 nights if... More 

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Reviewed January 8, 2016 via mobile

We had booked here via booking.com but on arrival they didn't have accomodation because of a double booking. They blaimed booking.com because it wasn't the first time. They did nothing to help us out and send to booking.com we never showed up. It all looked like a mess overthere. When we asked for the WiFi code to find something else... More 

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Thank Janneke V
calmrestmirissa, Manager at Calm Rest Guest House Mirissa, responded to this review

Yep.. Looks like lady doesn't understand what I'm explain about what happen that day. Here is one by one 1. It is true we No Show Guest if we unable to give them accommodation or if they really No Show at all, because there is no other way to cancel the booking to avoid paying booking.com. 2. When we No... More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed August 15, 2015 via mobile

Me, my husband and my 5 year old son stayed here for 3 nights in one of the ground floor apartments. We found it on booking.com. We had a triple room and it was cheap, comfortable and had a/c. The staff were really helpful, helped find out train times etc for the next part of our journey. It was quiet... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are welcome to the hotel "CALM REST" & invite people who like to enjoy with South Coastal Area. If you are interest with Watching Whales & Dolphins, join with Southern whale group. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Calm Rest Guest House Mirissa

Address: Sunanda Road, Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Mirissa
Price Range: $18 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“may be the bungalows have better value”
 of 5 bubbles PartisKnow, Apr 11, 2015 | Read review
“They have main building and cabanas. Cabanas look romantic but the rooms are more comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles Jerryone001, Feb 28, 2015 | Read review
“Downstairs rooms in the main building are cooler temperature wise.”
 of 5 bubbles 350nn, Feb 25, 2015 | Read review
“Make a phone call to book your room before you get there, otherwise the tuktuk driver may take some kick back and very much likely you will be paying for that extra amount of money...”
 of 5 bubbles Taylorliyue, May 20, 2013 | Read review
“Check the bed for comfort - I carry a memory foam topper but even with that doubled I could feel the wood beneath.”
 of 5 bubbles bernicedorset, Feb 15, 2013 | Read review
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