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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Right on the beach, hot water, clean and £15 a night... can't go wrong. On the main tourist strip with all the chilled out nightlife. "B&B" but no breakfast.. didn't matter though as plenty of restaurants serving great breakfasts nearby.

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Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

We had such a good time speaking and sharing with our host Concy ! Her breakfast is excellent ! It is really nice to be welcomed in that good manner ! We enjoyed the localisation as well as the rooms: clean and spacious ! Close to the beach, bar and restaurants but quiet !

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1Thank Vaness123
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 6 March 2016

The small B&B is located in a green garden just across the street from the beginning of the beautiful beach of Tangalle with several restaurants nearby (and still close to the city and bus stop). You could even hear the waves from the room. Rooms were clean (but a bit dark) and had hot water. We had booked the room...

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1Thank enkenc
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Had a great time at this B&B when I stayed earlier this week . Good sized rooms , clean and tidy with comfy beds . Located very close to the beach -you can hear the sea from your own room ! Owners are friendly ,amiable and helpful . They made me feel very welcome. Being a solo traveller they looked...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 January 2016

My family and I stayed at Octopus Garden House for 8 nights over Christmas and New Year. We couldn’t have picked a better place. Just metres from the beach, we had two beautiful rooms (fabulous décor, cleaned and swept through every day, with fresh flowers in a vase). Air con or fan options, we chose fan and, coupled with the...

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3Thank F H
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed four nights in Tangalle at Octopus Garden guesthouse. The guesthouse is located in Tangalle beach 2 meters from the ocean. The breakfast is just great with fresh fruits and every day a different menù based on traditional cuisine. The room is very clean and the private bathroom has Hot water. Very good value for money. The added value...

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Thank Francesco L
Reviewed 14 January 2016 via mobile

Things we loved in the place were the lovely breakfast served with typical Sri Lankan friendliness by Concy and her sister and the sound of waves when you sleep in the room which gave a feeling that you are sleeping on the beach. Great location if you love the beach.

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 16 December 2015

Good clean rooms and very friendly service. Concy's breakfast was fantastic and her smile, just divine. Both Panzer and Daisy gave a warm greeting as well ( the dogs).Any closer to the beach and you would be on it. Going to sleep to the sound of the surf was magic.

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Loughton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 August 2015

This was a beach facing basic room with AC that was very clean and comfortable. Breakfast was out of this world with local fresh fruits, and traditional Sri Lankan food prepared lovingly by Verena and Concy. You can also learn to cook Sri Lankan dishes. This is an excellent base for exploring, enjoying the beach or taking a safari or...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 28 May 2015

This small Bed and Breakfast might be your best choise at the Sri Lankan south coast. We stayed 6 nights at Octupus Garden, and we really enjoyed this cosy, clean and beautiful place. The staff and the owner are all very helpfull and informative on everything from traditional Sri Lankan dishes to what to see and how to go. From...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Octopus Garden House

Address: 51 Deepankara Road | Medaketiya, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range: $59 - $72 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“The rooms are all similar although ours had air con we found the overhead fans enough”
 of 5 bubbles peterL3212YB, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“ll rooms spacious and very clean and well-equipped.”
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“All rooms are beachfront”
 of 5 bubbles W9942GFpatrickc, 16 Dec 2014 | Read review
“All rooms very nice all Ocean front.”
 of 5 bubbles 795anabelaf, 13 Dec 2014 | Read review
“There is only one room with air conditioning, so if that is what you are after it might be a good idea to book ahead.”
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