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Ocean View Tourist Guest House

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All reviewssri lankaday tourhot watermosquito nettuk tukrooms are cleaneggs and toastone nightairport pick upsair conditioned roomclose to the hotelnice guesthousethe room was nicespent nights heremini fridgenegombo citynice breakfast
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Reviewed yesterday

This review is a little late! We will always remember our stay and hope to return some day. Mark was a gentleman and looked after everything we needed from beginning to end. The room was comfortable and clean. We were picked up from the airport...More

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Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded today

Thank you for your review even after some time and it is nice to hear still you remember us and our services. Yes we are always happy to see you again and hope it will be soon. best regards from all of us at Ocean...More

Reviewed 14 May 2018

Nice guesthouse with a nice welcome and with a great breakfast. But it 's really noizy, because of the road. It's fine for 1 night but I don't recommand it for many nights. Lot of restaurants arount and shops.More

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Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded 15 May 2018

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you for selecting us for your stay . Your reservation of budget room through booking.com it is close to the entrance so there is some noice...More

Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

We stayed for one night upon arriving in Sri Lanka, in an upstairs room. The room was spotlessly clean and comfortable, and the aircon an absolute lifesaver. In hindsight, the balcony room was an unnecessary extra - the balcony is small, the view is of...More

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Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded 30 April 2018

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you for selecting us for your stay and for the tour services and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come...More

Reviewed 19 April 2018

Our pick-up in the middle of the night from the airport was reliable, efficient and friendly. The room was very comfortable with a mini-fridge, good air-conditioning, TV and a mosquito net - all of which we appreciated as a reprieve from the heat as we...More

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Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded 19 April 2018

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you for selecting us for your stay and for the tour services and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come...More

Reviewed 21 February 2018

Spent 6 nights here as part of a group visit. The guest house is located in an excellent position, close to the hotel and close to the more touristic spots of Negombo, only 150-250 rupee TukTuk ride from the center of Negombo. Breakfast was alright,...More

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Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded 21 February 2018

Thank you for the review and hope all of your group memebers enjoyed their stay in our place. best regards, Mark Thamel.

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
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USD 17 - USD 29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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USD 17 - USD 29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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DrDirt039
12 February 2017|
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Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
It is 10US$ extra for AC.
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trudyvds
9 August 2016|
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Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
Yes it is not a problem. i will send a van which can easily put the bike boxes. Airport pick up and drop is not complimentary.
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annrose2015
19 August 2014|
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Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
Yes it is possible to arrange the transfer at 4 am on the 7th December.
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"There are rooms on the ground floor with their own patio for those who don’t like stairs but might not have..."
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"Rooms at the back are more private and include a small balcony."
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"Go for AC if you can afford it"
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"Choose the ground floor if you are on transit to another city."
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