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    Cantaloupe Aqua

    Matara Road | Talpe, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We have had an incredibly relaxing and beautiful 8 nights at Aqua Cantaloupe. The hotel is located right at the edge of the ocean, and the view is breathtaking. It's a real rarity to be so close to the breaking waves, and the view from...More

    Thank emma m
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    A small but perfectly formed luxury hotel right on the sea front. The restaurant offers delicious food and watching the sunset with a cocktail on the decking is bliss. The staff were wonderfully friendly and professional. They even surprised me with a birthday cake for...More

    Thank Brew197720
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We checked in around late afternoon on a Friday, and left the room after about an hour plus, to head to the beach. We requested for an extra bed right before leaving the room. WE LEFT 50,000.00 SRI LANKAN RUPEES, UNDER THE BED SHEET (TO...More

    Thank Jeremiah R
    Response from Cantaloupe_Aqua, General Manager at Cantaloupe AquaResponded 1 week ago

    Hi Jeremiah/Nivetha, Greetings from Cantaloupe Hotels! We refer to the above and it was indeed a pleasure having spoken to your good self the other day. It must be stated we have initiated a thorough investigation in this regard and currently obtained CCTV FOOTAGE as...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We spent three nights in this hotel and it was a great stay. We feel very welcomed. Rooms were fine but not as nice as on the photos. Food was great - I had salmon in banana leaf and the meal had an amazing taste!!...More

    Thank Michal H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We really enjoyed our stay at this hotel. Very smooth check in. The location, the food,rooms was amazing. The view from the room was breathtaking.Very polite and friendly staff. Would definitely recommend this property. Cheers!!!!!!!!

    Thank Praveen R
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    • USD 115 - USD 383 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #4 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
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    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
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    Anja L
    15 April 2017|
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    Response from Cantaloupe_Aqua | Property representative |
    Hi Anja, Yes for sure we can arrange a pick up from the train station. It takes about 15-20 minutes to the hotel. Pls be kind enough to drop us an email at sales.hotels at cantaloupe . Lk so our team can get the details... More
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    Trina154
    1 April 2017|
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    Response from keefos | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, We were there in March this year. It was dry apart from a massive thunderstorm during our transfer from the airport to the hotel & a small amount of rain on a couple of evenings. Temperature very hot (30ish), but a bit... More
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    29 March 2017|
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    Response from Samindabandara | Reviewed this property |
    Depends what time you get to BIA (airport north of Colombo) if it's at night or early morning would say it might take you just over 2 hours. You need to get the airport expressway first get off in Colombo and then get on the... More
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    "Aqua Chic Suite is worth the extra $ - you won't regret it"
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    "Sea views from the rooms"
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    "I preferred being on the first floor, it is much more private than the ground floor rooms."
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    "Take the Aqua play II"
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