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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Its a small hotel .Rooms are good and clean.Excellent sea view from the rooms and awesome dinning area on the beach for a candle light dinner!Hotel Staff are good .Highly recommended to anyone who wishes to have a nice relaxing holiday in a great location.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

Stunning location right on the beach, the rooms have their own relaxing private location on the bay with only a 2 minute walk to the restaurants and beach bars. Everything is walking distance with the beachside at one side and the shops at the other, very handy! You can open the balcony doors to the beautiful sea view and enjoy... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

Perfect location close to everything. Very nice view of the beach from our balcony. Staff are amazing, very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended to anyone who wishes to have a nice relaxing holiday in a great location.

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Beirut, Lebanon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

The view was perfect, and the location right on a less busy part of the beach is great (nothing better than lazying on sun loungers under palm trees looking out over all of Unawatuna bay and beach---which was rehabilitated in 2015 and looks beautiful). Nice snorkeling right in front of the hotel too. Staff were super nice, and breakfast was... More 

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Lyon, France
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016

I stayed in the hotel 2 nights. The location is very nice, on the beach. The room was fully renovated but had no insulation. As the hotel is by the main road, it is very noisy. The service was awful, it is the only place where we had no fresh juice. Dinner was at 7.30 and no possibility to have... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2016

This place is one of the finest hotels i have ever visited within the 4 visits to Srilanka. Great service and excellent hospitality. Both the outdoor and indoor dining areas are really good. I would like to visit this place again.!!! :D

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2016

Loved this place so much on our visit in April that we went back again in December! Gets better every time! The area is developing with more beach bars etc but not too much. Joe's Bungalow's are just amazing and the location is beautiful! Rooms are very clean and comfortable, great shower and service was fantastic! You will be spoilt... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015 via mobile

Amazing! Waking up to such a beautiful view, so tranquil & relaxing each morning was just fantastic - breakfast, lunch & dinner you are spoilt for choice.....rooms are comfortable, clean & a big plus for me way the power shower! Loved everything about this place - couldn't ask for more!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

I and 3 colleagues stayed at Joe's Bungalow's between 19th - 26th Feb 2015. As we were on business we were in Unawatuna for this brief time. I'll start with the positives firstly the Location is excellent, a small beach is located adjacent to the property but also Unawatuna Beach is just a 5-10 minute walk away which is visible... More 

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Kay009, Owner at Joe's Bungalow, responded to this review

Dear Guest I have read your review with the greatest of regret. I have done a full investigation into your complaints and my findings are as follows. Please feel free to contact me to discuss this further if you so require. We received a reservation for 4 single rooms on "set menu" basis from your agent. The hotel Manager greeted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We stayed at this hotel on the 3rd of May weekend...let me start with the view and location...absolutely awesome! me and my group of 12 friends were greeted with welcome drinks on arrival. The hospitality was exceptional as was the food which exceeded expectations. The staff were very obliged and went out of their way to make sure everything was... More 

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Kay009, Owner at Joe's Bungalow, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thanks so much for your lovely review, we are really happy to hear you had a great Birthday weekend and we were able to make it an event to remember. We look forward to welcoming you back soon Kind Regards Joe's Bungalow More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Joe's Bungalow is a privately owned beach bungalow with 4 double rooms in the main house and 2 seperate villas. The whole property can accomodate 12 people. Situated on Unawatuna the beach, the property has a large garden and jacuzzi for guests. No food is included in the room rate but we provide a cook who can prepare meals. Rates are $200 for the bungalow (4 double rooms) per night and $50 per villa per night. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Joe's Bungalow

Address: Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range: $98 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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