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The Frangipani Tree by Edwards Collection

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Reviewed June 16, 2015

We recently stayed at the Frangipiani Tree and had a wonderful time. Most rooms face onto the sea which is great as you have the constant noise of the waves. The pool is perfect. The staff are very accommodating and attentive. It was a great place to underwind!

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed June 4, 2015

Stayed here in March as a couple (ocean front room/lower level). Amazing place, we both loved the design (by a well known architect) which was minimalist with clean lines that framed the beautiful location well. Bedroom: Very large and simple. Bed was very hard (which i didn't mind at all but definitely not as plush as some hotels). Lovely polished...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 31, 2015

I write, having reserved a room for Christmas. The process to get a room was torturous and time consuming. Finally, we got confirmation. Just now, I have just received an email from them telling me that they have released our room and given it to someone else because they haven't received the deposit. I made several efforts to pay and...

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EdwardsCollection, Guest Relations Manager at The Frangipani Tree by Edwards Collection, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Jack, Firstly the management of Frangipani Tree would like convey our sincere apologies for the inconvenience caused to you with regard to this matter. We understand that you are disappointed regarding the reservation process. Please note that according to our email correspondence with you, we have been sending you many mails with the relevant information requesting to make...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed May 20, 2015

Great small boutique hotel with only 9 rooms. Great service (we were the only people staying during our 4 day trip) The staff are very friendly and attentive. The location is 5 minutes from Unawatuna and 15 minute from Galle, we hired scooters (the hotel arranged these) and explored easily with them. The beach is not for swimming as the...

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White Rock, Canada
Reviewed May 13, 2015

My wife and I are from Canada. We are well traveled this however was our first adventure in SE Asia. And it was our honeymoon. We spent three weeks in Sri Lanka, two of which we bless-fully chose to be at The Frangipani Tree during April. Booking was easy, friendly, and handled accurately. We got the room we asked for...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

My husband and I, both in our mid-30s, stayed at the Frangipani Tree in February 2015. We had the most wonderful experience and cannot recommend it enough. The hotel is a beautiful mix of modern and traditional architecture and the room was a cool and comfortable retreat from the hot Sri Lanka sun. We used the pool almost every day...

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Reviewed May 7, 2015

Amazing spot with beautiful garden, charming decoration, huge bedrooms with exotic outside bathroom, turtles swiming at the bottom of the hotel, wonderfull sunsets. Love this place !!! Highly recommended. We would only suggest the hotel to revise the menu by proposing more meals (meat for example) and to impove the cocktails.

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Reviewed April 21, 2015

great staff , the manager turned a minor booking fiasco into a triumph! amazing outdoor bathrooms. easy tuk tuk to galle and other beaches. great breakfast and dinner. easy to sit by the pool and soak in the sun.quiet, relaxed, intimate. comfy beds and cool rooms.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed April 19, 2015

This small boutique resort will impress all that care to visit. The rooms and villas are comfortable and peaceful. The lapping of the sea at your doorstep will put you to sleep at night. The views from Room 1 and 2 are spectacular. As I shower in the morning I watch the waves crashing in over the reef. The food...

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Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed April 13, 2015

Intimate, private place. Very relaxing, gorgeous views and walks. Definitely for you who likes hotels with few rooms. We stayed at the Hawksbill One- the best room, bathroom is simply divine, biggest I have ever been (garden in the bathroom). Before arriving - Most of times prompt correspondence, questions answered, SMS and phone works the best. Justyna- thank you. Room-...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
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  • Airport Transportation
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Spend Time with Sea Turtles and Sparrows who visit this beautiful property Set on an improbable juxtaposition of simplicity and luxury overlooking the turquoise Indian Ocean. The Frangipani Tree is sun, sand, trees, culinary, sensuous and spiritual indulgences among Intimate, Exclusive and Elegant surroundings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Frangipani Tree by Edwards Collection

Address: 812 Matara Road, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range: $243 - $412 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Frangipani Tree by Edwards Collection 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Frangipani Tree Hotel Unawatuna
Frangipani Tree Galle
Frangipani Tree Hotel Galle
Hotel Style:
#1 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
#3 Family Hotel in Unawatuna
#3 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
#3 Romantic Hotel in Unawatuna
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
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“Hawksbill rooms offer more privacy and have amazing bathrooms”
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“Upper rooms have sea views, huge and private - highly recommend.”
 of 5 bubbles MissMisK, Jan 25, 2017 | Read review
“The rooms on the ground floor facing the sea”
 of 5 bubbles difficulta, Jan 17, 2017 | Read review
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