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56/9 De Saram Road, Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia 10370 Sri Lanka
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#5 of 76 B&Bs / Inns in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
In operation since 1972,one of the oldest budget hotels in mount Lavinia, which has been creating memorable holidays for thousands of satisfied visitors from around the world, such as USA, UK, Australia, Germany, Italy, France, Netherlands, Sweden, India, Maldives etc.Due to our long experience in the hotel trade we have many repeat guests. The main attraction in our hotel is located by the beach, adjoining to the famous Mount Lavinia Hotel and the affordable rates that we offer. Ranveli Beach Resort has 32 comfortable, Clean, well furnished rooms (with attached bathrooms) equipped with standard and Semi Luxury amenities. All A/C double rooms and family rooms are equipped with Air Conditioning, hot/cold water and cable TV and also over looking the Indian ocean. Most of our rooms are with private Balcony where can watch the incredible “sunset” or the breath taking view of the Indian Ocean.In addition we are famous for our very friendly and helpful staff. The well laid large Garden and our private beach can be used for “sun bathing & relaxing while enjoying the fresh air of the Mount Lavinia beach.Most guests like our “Rice & Curry “However our restaurant offers its guests a tasteful a la carte menu of Eastern, Western & International cuisine at a very low price. Sea food "Platter” which is prepared by our well experienced chef is delicious and popular.
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Free parking
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Free breakfast
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Outdoor pool
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Susan - SOL329 wrote a review Mar 2021
Negombo, Sri Lanka41 contributions4 helpful votes
What a horrible place! Resort?? No way! Everything in that place is a faded memory. The rooms are absolutely disgusting! My whole body was itching when I woke up. Look at the photos from all the things wrong with this place. STAY AWAY FROM HERE!!!
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Date of stay: March 2021Trip type: Travelled with friends
Randy wrote a review Sep 2019
5 contributions5 helpful votes
I really do not know how people say good things about this place. I am a local Traveller who had stayed in many local places like beach shacks and air bnbs. Never I have faced such issues as mentioned below for the amount they charge 1. No water pressure in the showers and 2/4 days more than 16 hours there was no water. 2. There is no proper cable connection. Only 5 channels were working with static background. 3. Bed sheets which were provided was extremely rough and literally scratches your skin. 4. Had to request many times even for the water bottles at the time of checking. Received only 2mini water bottle for the four day stay. 5. The whole hotel is old and falling apart with old furniture and etc. Since I have stayed in many difficult situations while I travel I thought this was manageable. I was utterly wrong.
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Date of stay: September 2019Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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Juli wrote a review Aug 2019
Wellington, New Zealand6 contributions1 helpful vote
I stayed here 3 nights. Main advantage is it's very close to the beach. just cross the rail tracks. Room is spacious, but still there are certain things they can do. Their strong point is I think the staff. They are really helpful, professional and very friendly. overall my stay was OK.
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Date of stay: June 2019
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soren samuel wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
my stay in sri lanka was nothing short of spectacular mostly due to the lovely people at ranveli beach resort! thank you so much for your hospitality and I'll be sure to drop in again as this is one of the most beautiful countries I have ever been to!
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Date of stay: August 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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Mike Wilson wrote a review Aug 2019
1 contribution1 helpful vote
it is my first time in Sri lanka and I am glad that I got to stay in this beautiful hotel. staff and the owner go out of your way to help you with any problem you need and you'll feel right at home. it is truly a value for money !
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Date of stay: July 2019Trip type: Travelled solo
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ranveli Beach Resort
Which popular attractions are close to Ranveli Beach Resort?
Nearby attractions include Stone 'N' String (1.1 km), Mount Lavinia Beach (0.8 km), and Our Turtle Conservation Project (1.0 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ranveli Beach Resort?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free breakfast, a pool, and an on-site restaurant.
What food & drink options are available at Ranveli Beach Resort?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and an on-site restaurant during their stay.
Is parking available at Ranveli Beach Resort?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ranveli Beach Resort?
Conveniently located restaurants include Kanchi's, The Angler, and Thai Cuisine La Rambla.
Are there opportunities to exercise at Ranveli Beach Resort?
Yes, guests have access to a pool during their stay.
Does Ranveli Beach Resort have an airport shuttle?
Yes, Ranveli Beach Resort offers an airport shuttle for guests. We recommend calling ahead to confirm details.
Are there any historical sites close to Ranveli Beach Resort?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Bandaranaike Memorial International Conference Hall (7.4 km), Paramadharmawardhanaramaya (4.5 km), and Vehera Kanda Ruins (7.9 km).