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    Gems Garden Guest House & Restaurant

    Madilla Road, Marakolliya Beach, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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          11 - 15 of 93 reviews

          Reviewed 18 April 2016

          We stayed one week in Tangalle at Gem's Garden resort. We booked a cabana in front of the beach. The room was confortable and big, the view was ok. It could be a very good stay, relaxing … but unfortunatly we had also to face...More

          2  Thank Sundari J
          Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

          Owner is very rude, and the spaghetti tastes like soya noodles. We ordered soda water but got tonic. When we made a comment about the food and wanted something else instead, they were very hostile and they wanted us to pay for everything including 10%...More

          1  Thank Richard S
          Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

          On a positive note: location is great, the natural cabana we booked was nice and comfy too. Most staff was friendly and laid-back (maybe too much). However, service is incredibly bad. Such an unorganized place. Lots of lies, long waiting, phony owner and they tried...More

          Thank SvenJungleKing
          Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

          We stayed here for 4 nights, one of which was in the cabana at the front with its own path to the beach. It was beautiful! All amenities were good. Basic but good. Then for the last three nights we moved to a cheaper room...More

          Thank attentionseektravel
          Reviewed 2 February 2016 via mobile

          We stay in this guest house for 3 nights. We booked sea view cabana and I can say that this is the best cabana in this guest house. Rooms and restaurant is very simple. But it has everything you need for the beach live. Food...More

          2  Thank Martynas L
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          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Restaurant
          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Room Service
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
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          • Restaurant
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          • USD 19 - USD 32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
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          • Tangalle
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          Room Tips
          "All Cabanas verry good...."
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          "Don't go they .. and don't give your card number"
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          "Stay in one of the 3 cabanas, budget-willing."
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          "We would recommend to book in advance, to be sure to be able to stay here :-)."
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