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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I can't rate this hotel enough, was literally in the country overnight but fell in love with the vibe and will certainly return. Such super friendly and helpful staff, delicious buffet dinner, easy airport pick up and return, nice room and pool overlooking the beach. Had a lovely stroll along the beach before watching the sun set. A slice of... More 

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Staff very friendly and rooms nice if a little tired. Nice to have furniture on the terrace outside. Good size pool right next to the beach, lovely place to relax. Breakfast was good on our first day with a full buffet and they were cooking waffles and hoppers to order, but on the second day it was continental breakfast only... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was great for a one night stay on arrival in Sri Lanka.The hotel is right on the beach which is great .It is more convenient to stay at Negombo for transit visitors. Staff and management are very helpful.The dinner and breakfast buffets offered a good variety and service was good.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We,group of six persons liked this place for its proximity to Airport and stayed for a day each before visiting places of interest in central and south Sri Lanka and after our completion of journey.. Rooms are comfortable and facilities are adequate. Morning breakfast etc are good. Its location near sea beach, is good. Unless one likes to visit Colombo... More 

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Auckland, New Zealand
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2016 via mobile

Most people come here when they arrive as it is close to the airport. We found a large room with noisy aircon, firm but acceptable beds and a comfortable balcony. The bathroom was decrepit and the shower barely worked. The pool was lukewarm cloudy and smelled slightly of rotten eggs. Bizarrely there was a petrol tanker parked in the forecourt.... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2016 via mobile

The hotel could be great but needs major refurbishment and work as well as upgrade a lot its food level. We stayed the first night arriving in Sri Lanka and the last. First was terrible : very old rooms, cigarettes smell and dirty pool. And we realized the hotel was nearby a smelly sewage area. We were more lucky the... More 

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

This was great for a one night stay on arrival in Sri Lanka. It is very close to the airport so a good option if you need to rest before your onward journey. The rooms are spacious with a/c, fridge and safe. The dinner and breakfast buffets offered a good variety and service was good. The beach is lovely although... More 

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Negombo, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2016

our company get together was held at catamaran beach hotel and the hotel staff was really help full. special thank should go to Supun who stayed through out are stay to make us comfortable. the food was delicious and great work from the chef and the team

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2016

There's a lovely view to the sea, and well worth standing by the pool at dawn to watch the sailing boats come in and in the evening to see the sun setting. Easy reach of the airport, breakfast ok, staff polite. It's an easy walk to local shops and places to eat. But the hotel has seen better days, the... More 

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Maldives
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2016

This is one of the hotels provided by Sri Lankan airlines to their transit/stopover passengers. It is a 15 minute ride from the airport. I reached there around 11:30 pm and it was as dark as it can get. I was given a room with 3 single beds. The rooms is very average to an extent that you will feel... More 

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Catamaran Beach Hotel is a beautiful hotel facing the famed Negombo beach just 20 minutes away from the Bandaranaike International Airport. The palm fringed garden opens to a white sandy beach which acts as an ornament to the hotel. There are plenty of exciting things to see in Negombo renowned for its cultural heritage dating back to the Dutch period and beyond. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Catamaran Beach Hotel

Address: Lewis Place, Negombo 22100, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Price Range: $63 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Catamaran Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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#13 On the Beach Hotel in Negombo
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