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    Talalla Retreat

    Talalla South, Talalla 60604, Sri Lanka
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    • Excellent43%
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    “open air” (40 reviews)
    “yoga classes” (45 reviews)
    “first floor” (31 reviews)
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    Reviewed 20 February 2016 via mobile

    My wife and I stayed at Talalla Retreat for five nights. We loved the outdoor rooms, the delicious meals, and the incredible beach, which is tranquil, clean and gorgeous. I found the add-ons at the hotel to be prohibitively expensive, however, when compared to similar...More

    Thank Elliott Z
    Reviewed 17 February 2016

    The location is right on an almost deserted beach, which is beautiful. The grounds are lush and green. We loved our rooms, but if you are a light sleeper you need to bring earplugs as all the rooms are more or less open to the...More

    Thank Sara A
    Response from Talalla Y, Guest Relations Manager at Talalla RetreatResponded 18 February 2016

    Thank you for your response! we are glad you loved Talalla. Thank you for commenting on our great service as we strive to make guests our number one priority. For future travelers we offer a range of delightful snacks and small meals from our A...More

    Reviewed 15 February 2016

    I had two weeks here, which I think is unusual - most people seemed to stay maybe five days. I went because I wanted to try surfing and do some yoga. The yoga from January through to the end of March 2016 is with two...More

    Thank Tara B
    Response from Talalla Y, Guest Relations Manager at Talalla RetreatResponded 18 February 2016

    Hello Tara! We miss you already! It was a pleasure to have you stay with the Talalla Retreat family for 2 weeks and become friends with our wonderful staff and yoga instructors. We are so fortunate to have other mother-daughter teachers teach yoga for one...More

    Reviewed 11 February 2016

    I stayed four nights, in both a deluxe room and bungalow with shared bathroom. The deluxe room was gorgeous, beds super comfortable and loved the open air bathroom. The room with shared bathroom was fine too and a perfectly ok option for half the price....More

    Thank 36rose1
    Response from Talalla Y, Guest Relations Manager at Talalla RetreatResponded 18 February 2016

    Hello! How comfortable are the mattresses and unique are the bathrooms. You don't get to enjoy a shower under the palms and stars very often so enjoy it while you can! Thank you for sharing your review and we wish you safe travels!

    Reviewed 10 February 2016

    I spent a week at Talalla for the surf/yoga retreat and had a blast. I initially stayed in one of the bungalow rooms which was totally fine but luckily got upgraded to a Daluxe room which was fantastic as the pictures below show! I would...More

    Thank NJtoSH
    Response from Talalla Y, Guest Relations Manager at Talalla RetreatResponded 18 February 2016

    Thank you for your review! We are glad you enjoyed the upgrade to the Deluxe, they are larger and more open than the more budget style accommodation and we are glad to have matched your budget. We hope that you continue to surf and share...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$41 - US$131 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    mattmilner2017
    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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    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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    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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    Room Tips
    "Go for the ground floor rooms if you're staying with kids - they are air conditioned"
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    "If you don't enjoy the heat in the evening do not book the first floor. There is no AC available."
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    "Upstairs villas are superb, open air with a king sized mosquito netted bed and outdoor bathroom."
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    "Downstairs beach bungalows have A/C and have closed walls."
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