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Mawella Beach Resort

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 4 February 2017

We came for 3 days, extend for another 2 and are planning to return soon. Nice little hotel off the main road and directly at the beach. So much higher standard than some of the other places we have stayed in Sri Lanka, very positive surprise! Owner was helpful and friendly and the staff working hard and committed to assist...

Thank carolinekI6777EW
Sri Jayawardenepura, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The location was great. The owner & staff is very helpful. Lovely beach.The cabanas are very nice & clean..Pool is also lovely and the grounds of the hotel are really peaceful.A place to go if you want to relax.

Thank wiliam462
Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This place located in the middle of the mawella beach. I spend few days in mawella beach resort. If you are looking for a safe peaceful place for relax. I can recommend Mawella Beach Resort. Foods and services are in a high level.

1Thank neminnz
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Wouldn't recommend for families - perhaps a good hideout for backpackers who want to chill out in the beach. The restaurant was not offering anything. The only person working at the resort seemed like a very sincere worker - but the owner was definitely uninterested in customer service/feedback. Beware : the construction is incomplete

Thank yescaybabs
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Stayed four nights in December and couldn't have been happier with this place. The rooms are simple, clean and ocean view from the balcony and quite cheap. The actual property has 7/8 rooms all with a beautiful view and is about a 50m walk from the beach. The pool was well maintained and always clean. The food was delicious with...

Thank JohnnyRA
Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
Reviewed 13 April 2015

It was a good surprise when we arrived and saw a small and beautiful hotel composed by several bungalows. This a quiet and peaceful place !! And the most important : You have a very long beach in front of the hotel where we were the only one. Like a private beach. The fish they made us was great and...

Thank Audrey E
Reviewed 21 March 2015

This pace is very good and peaceful and very calm place to stay and there is a very helpful staff and a manager We loved the location right next to a beautiful beach and a great swimming pool with ocean view. The food was excellent which is good as there were many restaurant near by.best forever!!!

Thank Lithira N
Reviewed 15 March 2015 via mobile

Well what an experience from hell. First says diving well yes there is but is 57 km away so forget that if interested.Second the rooms were filthy mouse droppings in the drawers . Three pillows mouldy and stinky of damp had to throw off bed showed to owner and he said could not smell anything so said ok will as...

2Thank Mrogers22
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

We are here for one night. The beach indeed is beautiful but room is NOT clean! Shower filled with mold and smells. Spider web on ceiling. Sheets are dirty. AC broke in the middle of the night. It took them 3 times to serve us what we ordered for dinner and staff doesn't understand English. Horrible place. Stay away. Much...

Thank Michal S
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 11 January 2015

Mawella Beach Hotel GROUP SIZE: Traveling with group of 2 TRAVEL STYLE: Flashpacker with occasional splurge. TRIP ITINERARY: 10 days Sri Lanka Negombo > Sigiriya/Dambulla/Habarana > Kandy > Ella > Tissa > Tangalle > Galle > Bentota NIGHTS AT HOTEL: 2 nights --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Hotel Review --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Welcome/Check-In: Check in was easy. Booked with Agoda. Showed to our bungalow immediately. Hotel...

Thank jet2dresq

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Address: Mahawela Road | Moraketiyara, Nakulugamuwa, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range: $29 - $70 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Manahara Cabanas Hotel Tangalle
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“Sea View Room”
wiliam462, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All cabanas faced to sea view.”
neminnz, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“dont travel to tangalle durng off season”
yescaybabs, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“please try this hotel this is the best forever.”
lithiran, 20 Mar 2015 | Read review
“at the begin check the room and if something doesn't work just ask to change room and explain the reason.”
Excellent_sri_lanka, 12 Aug 2014 | Read review
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