We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Black Beauty Guesthouse

    Ganahena, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    Lowest price we found
    USD 25*
    View Deal
    Traveller (134)
    Room & Suite (24)
    Pool & Beach (19)
    Thaproban Beach House
    911 reviews
    #4 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Gloria Grand Hotel
    469 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Flower Garden Hotel
    821 reviews
    #10 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Thambapanni Retreat
    487 reviews
    #5 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Overview
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good32%
    • Average7%
    • Poor6%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “top floor” (9 reviews)
    “mosquito net” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    Private Balcony
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Thaproban Beach House
    911 reviews
    #4 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Gloria Grand Hotel
    469 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Flower Garden Hotel
    821 reviews
    #10 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Thambapanni Retreat
    487 reviews
    #5 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Rooms
    1 Oct.2 Oct.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 1 partner sites to see rooms from USD 25.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Unawatuna hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "8670bee5465043fc8bcde35368a734ea", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":647930,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[79916429],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":25,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"8670bee5465043fc8bcde35368a734ea","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":25,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":25,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Black Beauty Guesthouse","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6Ijg2NzBiZWU1NDY1MDQzZmM4YmNkZTM1MzY4YTczNGVhIiwiQUlLIjoiNzQ5NzU3MmY3YjEzNDAyMTljNmZhNWFlNTJkNzFjN2QifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "USD 25", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"79916429":"AgodaIB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (191)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 106 reviews

    Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

    One of the best in town. Calm. Clean and location is one of the best. Better buy your drinks from the local shop and fill up the fridge :). Much cheaper this way. Love the two dogs. Easy parking. Clean and fresh pool. Great breakfast.

    Thank Nadhyim N
    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    Black Beauty Guesthouse is quite highly rated on Tripadvisor and elsewhere and going on that info we booked a 5 night stay. The price charged is not in question, for Sri lanka it is quite low, the problem with this guesthouse are all the little...More

    1  Thank cps66
    Response from BrittaBlackBeauty, Manager at Black Beauty GuesthouseResponded 20 March 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, thank you for your review on TripAdvisor. I am sorry, that you did not enjoy your stay with us. On our website we never claim to have posh furnitures. It is mentioned that the rooms are simply furnished with a double bed...More

    Reviewed 22 February 2017

    The rooms are definitely basic for the price but they all have their own cozy patio space and there's a great little pool on the property. The hotel manager is really friendly and there are two gorgeous labradors running around. This place is in a...More

    Thank Emily P
    Reviewed 14 January 2017

    Booked as a deluxe twin bed room anyone would expect - without having to ask - Daily room clean and servicing - Rubbish emptied - Clean towels - Fresh bedding - Toilet rolls Run down is not a synonym for charming. Fixtures, furnishings, furniture in...More

    Thank londondoctorc
    Response from BrittaBlackBeauty, Manager at Black Beauty GuesthouseResponded 20 March 2017

    Dear Valued Guest, thank you for your review. I have spoken to my staff and they do apologise for their mistake with the taxi and the breakfast. On our website it is mentioned that our rooms a are simple but practical and not posh. We...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2017

    Myself & a friend stayed here last week for 7 nights. First of all we were not told there was no air con when we booked on Agora - there is only a fan on the ceiling which is not adequate and the room felt...More

    Thank LSy2013
    Response from BrittaBlackBeauty, Manager at Black Beauty GuesthouseResponded 20 March 2017

    Dear Valued Guests, thank you for your review on Trip Advisor. You had booked our cheapest room without AC. I did have a meeting with my staff discussing cleanliness, methods to clean a room and a bath room and how to welcome new guests. We...More

    Thaproban Beach House
    911 reviews
    #4 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Gloria Grand Hotel
    469 reviews
    #1 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Flower Garden Hotel
    821 reviews
    #10 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Thambapanni Retreat
    487 reviews
    #5 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 15 - USD 46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 8
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Black Beauty Guesthouse reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
    • Also Known As
    • Black Beauty Guesthouse Hotel Unawatuna
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (134)
    Room & Suite (24)
    Pool & Beach (19)
    Dining (13)
    Hotel & Grounds (109)
    Bathroom (2)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Gloria Grand Hotel
    469 reviews
    .52 km away
     
    Thambapanni Retreat
    487 reviews
    .66 km away
     
    Thaproban Beach House
    911 reviews
    .75 km away
     
    Flower Garden Hotel
    821 reviews
    .73 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    Bedspace Kitchen
    512 reviews
    .52 km away
    Koko's Beach Grill
    779 reviews
    .57 km away
    Black & White Restaurant
    556 reviews
    .29 km away
    Pink Elephant
    393 reviews
    .58 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Unawatuna Beach
    1,793 reviews
    .52 km away
    Unawatuna Diving Centre
    204 reviews
    .14 km away
    The Sanctuary Spa
    344 reviews
    .68 km away
    Divers Land Dive Club
    102 reviews
    .19 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    morrisdancer19
    30 June 2016|
    Answer
    Response from BrittaBlackBeauty | Property representative |
    Dear Valued Guest, from the air port to Black Beauty it takes about two hours. If we pick up our guests from the airport the driver uses the high way to come down to the south coast. Best regards, Britta, Black Beauty Team... More
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "Pay a bit more and stay somewhere else."
    Read review
    "Grab a room on the ground floor below the terrace restaurant"
    Read review
    "I recommend the second floor, very calm"
    Read review
    "Third floor on the corner with ocean view"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing