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“Wonderful Sri Lankan Experience”
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Villa Tanjuro
Mawella Beach...few kilometers away from villa tanjuro
Garden and Private Bungalow
Villa Entrance gate
Beach next to Villa Tanjuro, less than a minute walking distance
Beach next to Villa Tanjuro, less than a minute walking distance
Villa lounge area
Villa lounge area
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Bedroom 1
Bedroom 2
Delicious Sri Lankan cuisine
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3 Bedrooms, 3 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Tangalle, Southern Province

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Mike E
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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“Wonderful Sri Lankan Experience”
Reviewed 14 October 2015 for a stay in September 2015
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person found this review helpful

A beautiful hidden jewel in the centre of Tangalle. Within easy walking distance of town and beach this villa was all we could have hoped for. Lots of home comforts, beautiful garden and a pool that was very well used by our children (and us!).

The hospitality of the Manager and his wife was second to none. We were treated like family and they went the extra mile to make our son's 12th birthday extra special. The dinners and breakfast they cooked for us were outstanding and gave us a real taste of Sri Lanka.

Thank you for the most wonderful holiday.

Travelling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Patrick L
Hong Kong, China
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“Superb villa in Tangalle - unforgetable stay”
Reviewed 12 October 2015 for a stay in October 2015
1
person found this review helpful

We spent a week in villa Tanjuro in October 2015 and were very very pleased with our stay;

The colonial style villa is perfectly located, a 2 minutes walk to the beach and equal distance to the markets where you can source local fresh products. 3 rooms can accommodate up to 6 people in a very quiet environment and everything was there to make our stay unforgettable, especially the swimming pool, the large kitchen, fast Wi-Fi and ipod stations.

Above all, the villa manager helped us to book everything we needed, from massages to tuk tuk, and his wife cooked a fantastic lunch and diner with fresh products...for almost nothing...

Much better than staying in one of the many mid range hotels of the city...

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Liked best: The additional help and advices from villa manager
Travelling group: Friends
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
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Management Response
28 Mar 2016
Merci Patrick! We are very happy to know you enjoyed your stay @ Villa Tanjuro. Happy to welcome you back again soon.
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AbuDhabi
Level 2 Contributor
7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
“Ideal Villa in which to Relax”
Reviewed 19 August 2015 for a stay in August 2015
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person found this review helpful

The villa is situated within walking distance of the Tangalle and the beach. The villa itself has private gardens and an average size pool - good for enjoying a cool off as the temperature rises. The gardens are well tendered with a good variety of local plants. The staff that look after the villa are very attentive to the needs of the guests and will provide assistance with local transport -Tuk-Tuk or Vans for longer excursions and airport drop-off. The costs are reasonable. Meals can be provided and provide an opportunity to sample good local cuisine. The staff are man and wife and together provide a flexible support that can be tailored to individual needs. Overall a very relaxing villa and if you first time to Sri Lanka a good base for sight-seeing.

Travelling group: Teenagers
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Susanne P
Winterthur, Switzerland
Level 4 Contributor
16 reviews
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“Beautiful Villa - our 2nd holidays at Villa Tanjuro”
Reviewed 16 April 2015 for a stay in March 2015
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people found this review helpful

As the first time, we have spent relaxing and beautiful vacations at the very confortable Villa Tanjuro with great pool. Priyankha's Cooking is excellent and we enjoyed very much the help of Jayantha for all other needs.
Beaches: Jayantha has arranged a good and friendly Tuktuk Driver for us. He showed all the perfect swimming beaches, near Tangalle.
One day trips to Yala and other places in South Sri Lanka can be arranged.
We are missing the kindness and smiling of Jayantha an Priyankha and would like to recommand the Villa for perfect holidays to everyone. Many thanks to Romain and Juliana for her friendly help, arranging such beautiful holidays for us.
Susanne and family, Switzerland

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Liked best: all - perfect
Liked least: distance from Colombo Airport
Travelling group: Extended Family
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5Sandh
Brussels, Belgium
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10 reviews
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“Unforgettable!”
Reviewed 23 January 2015 for a stay in December 2014
1
person found this review helpful

Our 10-day stay at Villa Tanjuro was a cultural experience thanks to Priyanka and Jayentha who so generously shared their lives and culture with us. They helped us with everything and prepared amazing authentic meals for us. The villa looks exactly like in the photos and we felt very much at home. The pool area is lovely, as is the pool. We would love to come back! Villa Tanjuro is a true gem!

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Liked best: Priyanka and Jayentha is the true added value of this place!
Travelling group: Young Children
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway People with disabilities
Older travelers Families with young children
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Management Response
1 Feb 2015
Thank you for your feedback...we are so glad you enjoyed your stay in Villa Tanjuro...
We look forward to welcoming you again.
Warm regards.
Juliana and Romain
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