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Birdhouse
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Reviewed June 21, 2012

I have been several times now to Unawatuna and Birdhouse is my favourite guest house .. this is a very good ratio quality/price , very warm welcome, excellent food and services .. Lalith the owner is always ready to help with his wonderful smile and hospitality .. it is always a very sad time to leave this place after such a wonderful stay .. Birdhouse has the best advantage to be apart from the crowded and noisy beach in beautiful nature surroundings and the name of the place is fully justifed ( many species of birds can be watched there) - my high recommendaton
isabelle from Bordeaux ( France)

  • Stayed: October 2011, traveled with family
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Asanka R, Manager at Birdhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2012

Thanks Isa for your nice review. It will be a pleasure to have you with us anytime. It's always a nice feeling when you are around us. hope to see you again soon ;) have a good time.

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Reviewed June 20, 2012

I have stayed with laith and his family on five occassions since 2005. They are a wonderful family and the accommodations are the best of any guesthouse I have ever stayed at in Sri Lanka. I always felt like one of the family. The birdhouse is in a perfect location and only a few minutes walk to the beach. The rooftop terrace is fantastic and I never want to say goodbye each time I am there. Lalith speaks perfect English and can assist you with anything that you require. If you are are looking for the perfect home away from home in a tropical paradise setting then you have found it at the birdhouse.

John Hetherington
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  • Stayed: July 2011, traveled solo
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Asanka R, Manager at Birdhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2012

Thanks Johny for your kind words. Hopefully will see you again soon. until then have a great time. Take care buddy. Cheers,Asanka..

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Reviewed June 15, 2012

I have stayed at Birdhouse on many occasions during the past eleven years. The house has changed much, but not the warm welcome and good food offered by Lalith and his family.

Room Tip: If you like watching birds, the room at the top of the house is probably the best choice.
  • Stayed: March 2012, traveled solo
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Asanka R, Manager at Birdhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2012

Thanks Roger for your nice review. It will be a pleasure to have you with us next time when you are in Unawatuna. Best regards, Asanka.

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Reviewed May 30, 2012

If you like to feel part of nature and enjoy good healthy cooking this is the place to stay. I have been to Sri Lanka twice and stayed at the Birdhouse. You couldnt ask for a nicer family as the
Ratnayaka's who run this establishment. Surrounded by wildlife and wonderful trees, the Birdhouse is wonderful. The food is mouthwateringly delicious and cooked by the ladies of the family. Couldnt ask for more. If you are lucky to get the top flat, you would be even more delighted as you get an amazing view of the surrounding jungle and a lovely temple across the road. Within walking distance to the beach too, which is also wonderful restaurants and swimming in the sea is so amazing. Definitely worth the trip!!!

Room Tip: try and get the top flat
  • Stayed: November 2011, traveled solo
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Thank Megan5710
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Asanka R, Manager at Birdhouse, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2012

Thank you so much for your kind words and nice review. You are always welcome and it is a pleasure to have you with us. Hopefully see you again my friend. lots of love from Asanka and family. cheers...

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Reviewed March 16, 2018
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Room Tip: Airconditionen og alt er nyt, så ingen larm
  • Stayed: February 2018, traveled with friends
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