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    Talalla Retreat

    Talalla South, Talalla 60604, Sri Lanka
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$51
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          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • Very good32%
          • Average14%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “open air” (40 reviews)
          “yoga classes” (45 reviews)
          “first floor” (30 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
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          Multilingual Staff
          Spa
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          Private Balcony
          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

          We booked a room away from the sea in the 'big house' and had a horrible time. Loud music from the property next door until 2am, toilet is basically next to the bed with no separation, and no privacy at all.More

          Thank FrankTult
          Response from TalallaManagement, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 27 March 2017

          Hi Frank....The big house is close to the village...and sometimes village people can be heard...it can be chanting from the temple,a party or dogs or just people living life.....in saying this the big house surrounds are quiet most of the time...and it must be remembered...More

          Reviewed 18 March 2017

          We had been led to believe by our tour organiser that we would be staying in open sided Cabanas , open to sea breezes and hearing the ocean ....In reality we had the open sided rooms with no air conditioning, but no breeze as our...More

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          Response from laurie432, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 24 March 2017

          Hi....thanks for enjoying Talalla...sorry you found it warm at night....the temperature at night is nearly always 25/25 degrees...some find this fine and I guess some find this to warm....Talalla is seven acres...not all rooms can be on the beachfront....when you book next time book a...More

          Reviewed 12 March 2017

          While being there for 2 nights, lots of noisy guests were there, occupying the pool. WI-FI working only in the restaurant/lobby. No minibar nor kettle in the room. Open shower part of the bathroom. The room itself is also "open", in a sense of partly...More

          Thank andrea n
          Response from TalallaManagement, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 27 March 2017

          Hi Andrea...I am glad you enjoyed the beach....enjoy your travels.

          Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

          I went to Talalla Retreat with friends hoping to relax and do yoga. It's a rustic place. The yoga teachers are great and I really enjoyed being part of the camp. The retreat is closed off and has easy access to the beach. I enjoyed...More

          Thank Tricia C
          Response from TalallaManagement, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 17 March 2017

          Hi Tricia....Let me be clear that we have no business arrangement with the Ayurvedic clinic over the road....I guess you could say they are competition for our spa....but we do recommend them because they are good. We take all complaints very seriously...many emails were sent...More

          Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

          The best things about this place is the beach: pure, secluded, not peopled. The hotel is a little worn down, but overall ok. Be aware some rooms don't have walls (not suitable for kids). Garden and pool rooms have lots of mosquitos. Great organic buffet....More

          1  Thank Katja S
          Response from TalallaManagement, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 28 February 2017

          Hi kanji....Our maintaince team would be sad to here the hotel is worn down....just the other day I was stopped by a guest who asked how old the hotel is...when I told him he said ....wow I thought it was new,...so everything is subjective....we have...More

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          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Beachfront
          • Spa
          • Room Service
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Laundry Service
          • Multilingual Staff
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          • Air Conditioning
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          • US$38 - US$96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 70
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          mattmilner2017
          We are planning a trip at the moment what would the weather be like in July.
          11 February 2017|
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          Response from blundensofboc | Reviewed this property |
          we travelled in August the weather was fine, not too hot but not great clear skies, it rained most days for a little while especially up in the hills, on the coast we swam every day, we were in the south
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          DrDashing
          What is the food like? Lonely planet says it's organic but people who have been say it's not so good and is overpriced.
          10 February 2017|
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          Response from rachyrai | Reviewed this property |
          The food was so so good! And spoke to the chefs who said it is made every morning (you can even see them working hard and preparing at breakfast, lunch and dinner) Organic? Who knows. But I certainly didn't see any big... More
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          Meg M
          Hi there an additional charge for the Yoga and surfing? If so, how much?
          28 January 2017|
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          Response from chathuraji |
          Yes...A daily morning or evening class will cost $US 15 per head and private classes are also available on request for $US 50 per class per head. A surf lesson will cost $US 50 including board hire.
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