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SVH - Siam View Hotel

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Beach Drive, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
Traveler (52)
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Dining (5)
Overview
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible10%
May 17, 2018
“Average at best”
Mar 14, 2018
“A great wine Cellar”
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Reviewed May 17, 2018 via mobile

1000 rupees for a 'Tom yum' soup seemed a little exxy. Maybe if it was a good soup, but it was glorified veg and prawn which I saw in numerous restaurants along the strip for around half the cost. Looks like a nice place to...More

Thank Lewis W
Response from Arugam, General Manager at SVH - Siam View HotelResponded May 18, 2018

Sorry, Dear Lewis to read that. We have sent your comment to our Thai Kitchen Chef, and expect her to improve. However, it puzzles us slightly: Where else - on the entire East Coast in fact - can you find an Authentic Thai restaurant? To...More

Reviewed March 14, 2018

For us and our visiting team the choice of top quality wines, kept and presented at the perfect temperatures was a most welcome departure to the boring "LION" beer which is all over the island. The authentic Thai food is also recommendable.

Thank FredNeMiller
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Went on a surf trip with two mates and this place was just perfect. We ended up extending how long we stayed for not just for the surfing but for the great time we were having at the hotel. Because of this we experienced every...More

1  Thank ollydouch
Response from Arugam, General Manager at SVH - Siam View HotelResponded August 16, 2017

Amazing! We are speechless - and have nothing to add or reply. Thanks!

Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

We had delicious Thai food here! The restaurant has a nice vibe and good, cold beer. I would highly recommend the Thai green chicken curry or the soup. Portion sizes were generous and the food was delicious! Staff very friendly too!

Thank Cheryl E
Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

Siam view is a great place. Full of backpackers and a social court surrounded by the rooms. The price is more than fair, rooms clean, location great! Good restaurants and food stores around, 10min to the main spot for surfing! The manager, Yvonne, is open...More

1  Thank AdrianAmbrus
Response from Arugam, General Manager at SVH - Siam View HotelResponded August 25, 2016

Now isn't that sweet! What a nice review and top rating you have given our little team. Thanks for that! I'll tell Miss EVON...;-)

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Beachfront
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
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Hotel Style
#1 Quaint Hotel in Pottuvil
#5 Trendy Hotel in Pottuvil
#7 Charming Hotel in Pottuvil
#10 Budget Hotel in Pottuvil
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Hotel Style
#1 Quaint Hotel in Pottuvil
#5 Trendy Hotel in Pottuvil
#7 Charming Hotel in Pottuvil
#10 Budget Hotel in Pottuvil
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Dining (5)
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The hotel is strong on Facebook. Just Google for it - Tripadvise does not allow links, sorry!
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"Rooms are now dormitories and low budget"
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"Get a cabana, they're the cheapest but also a lot of fun"
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"Dorms, if you're on a budget"
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"The big room with the rock effect shower ( its very hot )"
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