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Gouda
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

We spent two nights in this nice guesthouse; the staff is really friendly and happy to help booking tours and activities. It is located next to a small river, so there are quite some mosquitos. But keeping the doors shut and the mosquito net help having a good sleep! We would definitely recommend this place to others!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 27 December 2015

Good location - very close to the beach and No.1 Dewmini Roti Shop. Room had poor lighting and a few mosquitos, however the staff sprayed mosquito repellent in the room when we asked. Fine for a few nights stay.

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Koh Tao, Thailand
Reviewed 19 December 2015

The rooms are clean and modern with comfortable beds and nice furniture including wardrobe, dresser and bench with a good sized mosquito net over the bed. Everything looks modern and the style and decor in the reception and dining area is nicely done. It is located right on the river in a pretty garden where troops of monkeys pass by....

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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 December 2015 via mobile

Well kept basic rooms backing onto a river with a friendly bunch of guys running the place. Nice two story cabana designs backing onto a lawn. It's on the jungle side of the Galle road but very close to amenities and around 5-8 minute walk to beach. There is a path to the beach around 20 metres up on the...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 29 November 2015

What it was supposed to be two nights stay ended being one week. We really like Mirissa and definitively we wanted to stay in Riverside Cabanas. The place is quiet, nice rooms with shower and breakfast was delicious. Anyway, the best part was the helpful staff, specially Olsi Gomez. They made us feel very comfortable and any question we had...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Riverside Cabanas for 4 nights and had a really good time there. The staff was so nice and helpful and the hotel is just a 5 minute walk from the beautiful beach and close to everything you need. We booked a whalesafari through the hotel and it was pretty good: saw a lot of dolphins and two...

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Reviewed 22 September 2015 via mobile

Had an awesome time with my friends. Good food and great service. Lovely gesture as well. A very brisk walk to the lively mirissa beach with surfing,whale watching and safari.Rooms are well maintained. Clean and very comfortable. Enjoyed to the max

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 10 August 2015

Sameera (manager) was very kind and helpful. The rooms are spacious and clean. They ran out of room the 2nd night and put me in their partner hotel across the street, called Amaya Resort. Sameera helped guide me to local day tours and to the net designation, Udawalawe National Park.

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Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 July 2015

After delayed flights and a night in busy, stuffy Colombo, Riverside Cabanas was a much needed respite. The handmade wooden look and polished floors made it feel more expensive than it actually was. Excellent value for money, very close to the beach, around the corner from the amazing no. 1 dewmini roti house and balcony overlooking palm trees and a...

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Ellicott City, Maryland
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

We stayed a few nights here and really enjoyed it. The location is great just a short walk off the much louder main road where the beach is. The breakfast consist of an egg, lots of homemade style bread from just down the road, jam, butter, pot of lovely tea, and they were nice enough to cut up some papaya...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rinerside Cabanas are situated at Mirissa, southern coastal line of Sri Lanka. It's only 100m (3 minutes walk) away from the beautiful Mirissa beach, yet with nicely landscaped garden and tranquil surroundings, and so you are away from Colombo-Matara road traffic noise and sometimes beach hazel. Riverside Cabanas have both AC and Non AC rooms and its specious restaurant caters both local and western food at an attractive price. ... more   less 

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Address: No 34 Oya Addara Watta | Udupila, Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Mirissa
Price Range: €24 - €61 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Riverside Cabanas 2.5*
Number of rooms: 8
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“Most rooms seem to have a lovely view of the garden where you can watch the monkeys!”
 of 5 bubbles RG1984, 24 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I would have like a room with a balcony on ground level”
 of 5 bubbles Arackhaen, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Get a First floor room with AIR CON rather than Ground Floor for better view of the playful monkeys in the evening!”
 of 5 bubbles sophied196, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms have their own private balcony”
 of 5 bubbles 327maxenced, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Do not visit this place.”
 of 5 bubbles 360priyanthap, 25 Feb 2015 | Read review
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