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    Ocean View Tourist Guest House

    122 ( Old Number 104) Lewis Place, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent32%
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    • Average16%
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    • Terrible2%
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    “day tour” (10 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Airport Transportation
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    Private Balcony
    Breakfast included
    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 175 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed there our first night in Srilanka. It was booked by the tour guide. Luckily, we only stayed few hours because we were leaving early morning. Very basic room. No tea and coffee making facilities or toiletries. There's AC though. Very basic breakfast.More

    Thank iman i
    Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Sir, Thank you for the review and sorry to hear about your expectations in the room. I do not know what your tour guide has promised you . This is what we have in our air-conditioned deluxe rooms we have the bed linen, top...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I have stayed at Ocean View for several years now on my many visits to Sri Lanka just my bicycle and me and I would highly recommend this guest house. This year my wife and I stayed for several days and we were made very...More

    1  Thank kevin s
    Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear sir Kevin and Madam Barbara, Thank you for your review and thank you for coming with your wife this time to show her the place you use to stay in your last several visits in the past years. This feedback encourage us to improve...More

    Reviewed May 14, 2017

    Nice people. No "Ocean View". Lots of bugs in the room (50 stiches or bites per night). For this expensive: the chapest room was 4000, not negational, even in the off-season. There are better hotels direct at the beach.More

    Thank Martina O
    Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded June 9, 2017

    Dear Guest, Thank you for spending your time to write a review in our page. It is sad to hear your story without staying in our place. You wrote it because we did not lower our price according to your expectation. On that day we...More

    Reviewed April 29, 2017 via mobile

    We arrived at night and we had a transfer from the AirPort which was very nice because the heat is shocking. Very nice owner, good and clean room but very hot inside. Air-co was only a van above the bed.. Very nice bathroom! Good place...More

    Thank BasVoo
    Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded May 11, 2017

    Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you again for your valuable time spending to write it and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come to our...More

    Reviewed April 26, 2017

    Very accomodating personnel, spacious room, basic bathroom, average dining area, close rooms for travelling families, close to the airport for easy transportation, great for a one night stop after the long flight from AustraliaMore

    Thank thakeowen1
    Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded May 11, 2017

    Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you again for your valuable time spending to write it and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come to our...More

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    About
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    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • $21 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Negombo
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    DrDirt039
    February 12, 2017|
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    Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
    It is 10US$ extra for AC.
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    trudyvds
    August 9, 2016|
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    Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
    Yes it is not a problem. i will send a van which can easily put the bike boxes. Airport pick up and drop is not complimentary.
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    annrose2015
    August 19, 2014|
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    Yes it is possible to arrange the transfer at 4 am on the 7th December.
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    "There are rooms on the ground floor with their own patio for those who don’t like stairs but might not have..."
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