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Sittingbourne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The location is great, right on the beach, and handy for the town. Helpful staff, and a good breakfast, but the room was grubby, dated and worn, the a/c ancient and noisy and the shower terrible. Wifi in reception but not in the rooms. With some improvements this could be a great place but at present I can't recommend it...

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Kurunegala, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a budget type hotel. There are 2 Tri-star hotels. one on the land side with swimming pool. The other on the beach side with a fantastic view. Rooms are very small. Bathroom needs improvement. The air conditioners are fixed to the hotel's inner corridors and are window type with lot of noise.

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Pokhara, Nepal
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

New Tristar beach hotel must be renamed Old 1star beach hotel. All seems to be falling apart. The decrepid room is not maintained or cleaned. The A/C " machine " is from the 70's and the Tv from the 80's. It makes your sleep impossible cause the A/C is making a noise of a truck engine while the fan is...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed January 7, 2017 via mobile

I stayed there with my wify and group of my best friends. They have separate rooms built close by but  providing adequate privacy. Rooms equipped with all the basics facilities plus fans or air conditions.  Rooms were located around the swimming pool which can be used without time restrictions.  Arugumbay beach is just opposite and you can experience the sun...

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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed November 4, 2016

We stayed at the "New TriStar Beach Hotel" which is located opposite the older "TriStar Beach Hotel." The beautiful beach of Arugam Bay was right in front of me when I opened the windows and stepped out onto the verandah. It was a fantastic location, but sadly the safe ocean area was about 300 metres away. A very refreshing welcome...

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Ferrol, Spain
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

After checking several places we decided to stay here for one night as we had a reservation later. We stayed at the front place, nice view in an old room. Breakfast is really good and people very welcoming. Finally we decided to stay 4 nights longer and a lot of people we met during breakfast did so. After two nights...

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Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Reviewed August 7, 2016

Rooms were fairly comfortable. But the bathrooms were too small. We could enjoy a tasty breakfast with a lot of items. Very tranquil and eye catching area. Staff really friendly and very helpful. Feel like going again to enjoy that breakfast.

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed August 3, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view and located on beach front. Also central to restaurants and shops. Beach directly in front of hotel could be cleaned up by staff as there was lots of rubbish in the sand. Room facilities outdated and lots of bugs in the bedding. Great balcony looking out towards the sea. Also liked the hammocks. Helpful staff.

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Reviewed August 3, 2016

I was checking out many different guesthouses around arugam bay and the prices was ridiculously high, then i found this place which was just perfect for us. Nice staff, very good breakfast (so far the best I've had so far in sri lanka), super good location, hammocks on the lawn, nice sea view. What else can you ask for? The...

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Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Visited here with around seven families. All relatives and friends on a trip to Arugambay and this is the best place around as I could see to stay in a decent manner. Rooms are normal and liveable. Staff is very helpful and kind. Food is nothing special but safe and clean. Rooms could do better. Food could do better with...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Tri Star Beach Hotel

Address: Ullai, Arugambay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Arugam Bay > Pottuvil
Price Range: $47 - $49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“Ground floor for best beach access.”
 of 5 bubbles GiffRich, 2 days ago | Read review
“Rooms on upper floor sea side are better. Could view sun rise in the morning .A very nice scene.”
 of 5 bubbles Randeesha, Aug 7, 2016 | Read review
“pick the rooms with balcony for a nice view.”
 of 5 bubbles Latneiro, Aug 3, 2016 | Read review
“Downstairs rooms at beachfront are great because you walk from your room right on the beach. Great view.”
 of 5 bubbles Laurens61, Aug 11, 2015 | Read review
“Free wifi in the lobby”
 of 5 bubbles MYL2014, Oct 26, 2014 | Read review
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