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Shahira Hotel Nilaveli

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We did not book in advance, but we were warmly welcomed by Mohamed Sadiq. Even though it was still morning, not the usual check-in time, he had already a room ready for us. The property was rather old, though rooms were very large and clean. Located just a short walk (1-2 minutes) from the beach, we had both the possibility...

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

My stay at Shahira has been wonderful, thank you to Mohamed Sadiq and the staff. Always ready to attend to and address any request. My room is spacious and clean including the bathroom, with a reliable and hot shower. Mohamed 's warm hospitality and attention made my time in Nilaveli feel very welcome and carefree. Also need to mention my...

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Galle, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying there for five nights. This simple convienient place make great through the friendly engagement of its people specially Mr. Mohamed Sadiq to give the guests a comfort stay at Shahira. Best clean Hotel of this category. A nice place to relaxing and enjoying the sea breeze. The Cleanliness of the rooms, bathrooms and the friendly helpful staff...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I stopped here for a night on my way to Jaffna. Staff were very helpful and accommodating. The manager Mohammed was very informative also. It was the off-season, so come Apr-Jun for better atmosphere in Nilaveli

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Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

Shahira is a nice convenient hotel 3 minute walk to the beach and boats to Pigeon island. Shahira is great value and has a sweet garden and clean, spacious rooms. Mohammed gave great service and was helpful with bookings. This hotel has a restaurant and there is another food option across the street. Mosquito net provided although room seemed bug...

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Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

-Best Hotel so far. Super friendly, helpful and clean. The rooms are simple, but homely Many nice Details are making this Hotel a wonderful place to be. - Tolle Unterkunft! Sehr Professionell und super gepflegt. Schneller weg zum traumhaften Strand. Sehr zu empfehlen!

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Reviewed November 8, 2016 via mobile

We were staying at Shahira hotel for 3 nights. Everybody here was very willing and helpful especially Mr. Mohamed Sadig. We were satisfied and we can recomend it. Mr and Mrs Pokorni The Czech Republic

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Reviewed November 7, 2016

I just stayed three nights at the shahira. The garden was a delight. I really enjoyed conversing with mr. Mohammed the manager. He was quite friendly and provided me tips on nilaveli beach and restarants to eat at.

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Reviewed October 20, 2016

Me and my girlfriend stayed in this hotel 3 days in August and despite the humbleness and poorness of the enviroment itself we had a great experience. The service is absolutely amazing and the guys at the desk can give up tips, arrange meeting in order to satisfy every single one of your needs. The food at the restaurant is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 19, 2016 via mobile

This hotel has a great location less than 200m from Nilaveli. The manager Mohamed Sadiq was very welcoming and helpful setting us up with a guide to organise tours. The rooms are simple but have everything we needed at a good price. I would recommend it to anyone coming to Nilaveli

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Shahira Hotel Nilaveli

Address: 10th Mile Post | Nilaveli, Trincomalee, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Trincomalee
Price Range: $13 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Shahira Hotel Nilaveli 2.5*
Number of rooms: 20
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“with A/C because is very hot during the day and night.”
 of 5 bubbles rafaelp303, Aug 24, 2016 | Read review
“Stay someplace else”
 of 5 bubbles N4L7419, May 6, 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose rooms 6,7 or 8 because they have windows facing the rest of the area and no wall or safety around it”
 of 5 bubbles Queeni_mag, Jun 1, 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are similar.”
 of 5 bubbles bethm1UK, Jan 31, 2015 | Read review
“A room near the modem if you want decent Wi-Fi.”
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