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Handagedara Resort

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Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place! The staff was very friendly and very informative. Excellent location!!! walking distance to the beach and early morning' very close to to the fisherman's port. Highly recommended Very good breakfast

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great experience at Handagedara where we spent 2 nights in March 2017. Breakfast buffet and lunch/dinner on request Room clean, spacious, well decorated as well. Location is great, 5 min walking distance to the beach and restaurants.

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Perfectly situated between the mainroad and the beach. Very calm and relaxed vibe. Clean spacious rooms and very friendly staff. Great breakfast, with both Sri Lankan & Western style buffet. Highly recommendable.

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Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

There was something special about this hotel , it was so friendly the girl on reception was really good at her job and nothing was too much trouble , short walk to beach and two good coffee places on the main st , we had a suite and it was massive , nice pool and garden . just one thing...

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Wirral
Reviewed February 22, 2017

This is our second time at Handagedara, we also stayed same time last year. We had two rooms for three nights this time and what can we say but first class. Very clean, staff very helpful, rooms comfortable with great a/c wonderful breakfast. Perfect location for beach, restaurants and whale watching. If staying in Mirissa then this is the place....

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london
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

Quiet colonial villa restored by the family after 2010 tsunami. An additional 12rooms have been put in the grounds in a pleasing 2 storey arrangement each with a balcony facing the pool. The gardens have a peacock family and many other beautiful birds who pop down for a cool drink near sunset.Monkeys use the restaurant roof as their commute. The...

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Leeds
Reviewed February 8, 2017 via mobile

We only stayed 1 night which was a shame, the manager met us with such warmth and interest I felt like I had stayed before and were returning as old friends. The location is great, remote enough but near to the beach (maybe 10 mins walk). We loved the pool and the staff were all really welcoming. Just wish we...

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North Wales
Reviewed January 30, 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 1 night and loved it. The manager was so friendly and welcoming and the hotel itself is perfect. Lovely clean, modern rooms and a nice small pool to cool off in. Breakfast was also fab with lots of choice. A 10/15 min walk to the beach and away from the main road so nice and quiet....

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 23, 2017

If it had not been for this Hotel we don't think we could have stayed as long as we did. Marissa is not our cup of tea, great for those who like to party tho. The staff were very accommodating and tried their best to accommodate us in a room with a balcony even though we hadn't requested this in...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 18, 2017 via mobile

Perfect stay! Our favourite hotel in 3 weeks of travelling around Sri Lanka. Lovey leafy setting close to the beach but far enough away to be peaceful. Lovely pool, excellent restaurant with some of the best food we have had since being here, lovely clean room with four poster bed, safe, toiletries, great shower and decent wifi (although it kept...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Delightful example of a period house from the colonial era. Newly renovated, more than a hundred years old, home of a school head master. This house features early wood work of windows doors and columns. Has 5 double bed rooms and a single bed rooms, all with ensuite shower rooms. There are three d/b rooms in the upper floor and two d/b rooms and the single bed room in the ground floor. All rooms have hot water and free wifi access and all d/b rooms have AC. All the household equipments like refrigerator, washing machine, irons, hair dryers, coffee makers, microwave oven, etc. are available in the villa. In addition to this old colonial type house, there is a new building with 8 modern rooms. They all have AC, hot water, balconies facing swimming pool, mini fridge, etc. There is a swimming pool and a spacious garden to relax in with cup of tea. Walking distance (100 m) to attractive beach of Mirrissa. Five minute walk to Mirrissa fishing harbour where you can find many kinds of fresh seafoods.You can also have a taste of fresh vegetables, a variety of tropical fruits ranging from mangoes, pineapples, bananas, etc found in the area. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Handagedara Resort

Address: Harbour Road, Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Mirissa
Price Range: $53 - $128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Handagedara Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Our room was at the floor level and it was very good”
mbarel, 1 week ago | Read review
“All a/c rooms are facing pool.”
anthonycleo, Feb 22, 2017 | Read review
“If you like outside space, choose a room with a balcony, great for relaxing first thing in the morning or last thing at night.”
rockchic69, Jan 23, 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor is good for elderly visitors.”
dgcrathna, Jan 15, 2017 | Read review
“Standard rooms are in the main (old) house off the entrance hall and are more prone to noise”
tinaj477, Nov 24, 2016 | Read review
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