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Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach

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Overview
1 bedroom
1 bathroom
2 guests
2 nights minimum
Rental Home
'Your very own home near the sea..', Rock Mountain is situated in a unique panoramic location, above iconic Unawatuna Beach, close to the historic Galle Fort, in beautiful, tropical Sri Lanka. . A fully-equipped kitchen is available so that you may self-cater or sample the many restaurants within easy walking distance in Unawatuna. A starter pack of essentials will be included for your convenience. Rock Mountain is A wide range of breakfast ingredients are provided. Rock mountain has Sri Lankan Tourist Board Approval...Luxury Status...'Your very own home near the sea..', Rock Mountain is situated in a unique panoramic location, above iconic Unawatuna Beach, close to the historic Galle Fort, in beautiful, tropical Sri Lanka. . A fully-equipped kitchen is available so that you may self-cater or sample the many restaurants within easy walking distance in Unawatuna. A starter pack of essentials will be included for your convenience. Rock Mountain is A wide range of breakfast ingredients are provided. Rock mountain has Sri Lankan Tourist Board Approval...Luxury StatusMore
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About the Owner
Heather H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
Interaction with guests
Your hostess,Heather,lives on the property...so is available to help you or give travel advice. There are only 2 houses on the 2 acre property
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Reviewed September 18, 2019

What can we say about this truly outstanding blissful property and its awe inspiring surroundings that hasn't already been raved about many times over. Yes believe all the hype it really is a very special place where you can lose yourself to the calmness that...More

Date of stay: September 2019
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Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2019

As Dave and Claire said themselves...a bit OTT! When clients are hurt by bad news from elsewhere...it is a given to respond...to try to comfort...to listen-sometimes one finds that the client moves to be a friend...as was /is the case here...I notice its always easy...More

Reviewed April 7, 2019

We were really impressed by the location, a lot of space, nature at its best and a house, where everything works. There is a holy tree on the premise. You walk down to the beach through a temple place. You ask yourself: why on earth...More

Date of stay: March 2019
Thank BuundBuhu
Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded April 15, 2019

Madeleine and Stefan were a privilege to host,because they appreciated Rock Mountain's unique environment as much as I do...they spent a lot of their holiday relaxing on the shady terrace,taking in the peace,the views and the wildlife...they even shared a Dropbox of their best pics....More

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Reviewed March 7, 2019

We arrived here early February to this wonderful holiday home. Greeted by the fabulous Heather, whom we couldn't fault! Being the perfect hostess clearly comes second nature to her. She very quickly became our friend, without being intrusive. Heather drove us to the best places...More

Date of stay: February 2019
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Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Thanks sooo much,Joanna,for your stunning revue!....but its easy to host,when one has great guests like you and Terry.Loved the guitar sounds floating up..and Terry glued to the binoculars to take in the wildlife. Look forward to catching up when next in England...or you here! Cheers!(re...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018

It’s been our second time staying at this gorgeous place hidden in the serene jungle forest just 10 min away from the busy ocean beach. There are a lot of animal species living in the area, like chipmunks, lizards, a family of monkeys. But they...More

Date of stay: July 2018
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Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thanks for the heartfelt review...really appreciated the bit about"not because she has to".... But then,it's soooo easy to welcome back enthusiastic clients...its one of the true joys of hosting....if you get it right,you end up with friends all over the world Hxx

Reviewed November 5, 2017

Thank you Heather and your friends/staff for the perfect time at your place! The view is great even from the bed you could watch birds and monkeys play around due to the large windows (or close curtains ;) ) We even used the grill one...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Susanne S
Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2017

Thanks so ,Susanne and Christian,for your valued review...glad you enjoyed chilling on the terrace...welcome back any time...your enthusiasm was lovely to see...especially re the wildlife Thanks again Heather.xx

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Ask
Staffed Property
Stove
Grill
Refrigerator
Washer
Housekeeping Included
Water Views
Towels Provided
Air Conditioning
Freezer
Private Yard
Cable/satellite TV
Iron
Ceiling Fans
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
TV
Microwave
Boat Available
Balcony
Mountain Views
Linens Provided
Secure Parking
Wi-Fi
Internet Access
Kettle
Terrace
Toaster
Patio
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About the neighborhood
Rock Mountain is a special place,set on the hill above iconic Unawatuna Beach,near historic Galle Fort,in Southern Sri Lanka Secluded in more than 2 acres of land;home to huge ancient trees including Cashew and a holy Nuga,and rich in bird and animal life,the site has wide views of the ocean,reef,and Unawatuna Beach,and it's own large lake. 2 walking tracks take you to the beach in 7 minutes;where there's a wide choice of funky restaurants,bars and cafes.Diving,boat trips and sea scooters can be hired.We are part of a small ,friendly village.
Getting around
You can easily walk down the jungle path to Unawatuna Beach...it takes about 6 mins. Best to use a local tuktuk to come back Many guests rent a scooter to visit the wide choice of local beaches. Local buses run along the coast rd below us...easy and cheap transport to nearby Galle Fort
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