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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 20 February 2017

I am going to start by complimenting the chef. The food was exquisite but the breakfast was off the charts. The omelette that was spiced with local seasonings was litch-rally the best omelette I've ever had the pleasure of indulging in and the coffee, toast and local fresh fruit complimented the meal perfectly. I still fantasize about waking up to...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Just got back from Sri Lanka, and had an unforgettable stay at Ambalama Villa! The food cooked by Roshan was incredible, and the service was excellent. The staff was very attentive, and friendly. The setting of the villa is beautiful, truly even better than the pictures! I would also strongly recommend treating yourself to a massage. My 30 minute massage...

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UK
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Ambalama is a wonderful 4 bed villa to rent on the sea. Our family of 5 took it for Christmas and New Year 2016/17. Things that make it totally brilliant: 1. The staff are fantastic. Roshan, the cook, used to work in a 5 star resort, but now manages the property and cooks. You agree each morning the menu for...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Visited this place on a fine Nov weekend for both our friends' 60th and 40th birthday. The place is fab and lovely, it's so perfect for private events and family gathering. I love the ambiance of the villa, very welcoming, it's everything you need for a great weekend with good friends. All pics and things are as they were advertised....

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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Home feeling villa with 5* service. I stayed there for five nights with a group of friends. Special thanks to our chef Roshan, he is absolutely amazing and so talented. Best sea food BBQ ever despite when couldn't do it outdoor beyond the rain. Will definitely go back again .

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I did nt need any encouragement to pay another short trip to Galle from Singapore and stay another time at Ambalama. The staff were the same from my last visit, and, this added to the warmth and welcome..the owner clearly has a great and mutually respectful relationship with his team..and this has been rewarded with loyalty and truly crossing the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 5 December 2016

Okay to be clear I've stayed here at Ambalama Villa three times and also nearby at Kalahe another property with the same owner. The location is right on the ocean. There's a lovely pool and garden outside. You can dine inside or outside and their chef does fantastic local (Sri Lankan( and western cuisine. Ambalama is close to Galle and...

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On the move
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This is the perfect place to relax in a superb location and a fantastic inhouse team. The food is outstanding and the staff discreet and yet ever present to make your stay perfect. We were a family of four and enjoyed our 4 days immensely. We will certainly be back.

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leesburg , VA
Reviewed 23 June 2016

This was an excellent Villa, We were four families , made a trip from India, Very relaxing, the staff were extremely cordial, They cook what you want and you only pay the cost of material, we had a lot of fun, It was my friends birthday and the staff helped us throw an excellent party.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 22 June 2016

A wonderful place to stay with the most stunning view. The staff were excellent and the chef was top notch. He could cook anything you ask and we had the most fabulous food. Relaxing with a sunset drink looking at the beach right in front of you feels like the world problems are erase. Would highly recommend to stay there...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)

Additional Information about Ambalama Villa

Address: Dahawella Nr Galle, Galle, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle
Price Range: €645 - €1,197 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“All rooms charming, spacious and enjoy the sound of the sea”
 of 5 bubbles asiantraveller2014, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“You don't have to worry - All four rooms are equally good - All you can hear is the the Ocean :)”
 of 5 bubbles IanPerspective, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“You need to take the whole villa”
 of 5 bubbles atee13, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are superb with sea views, AC, mozzie nets, and comfortable beds as you would expect.”
 of 5 bubbles 764rolandm, 28 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Get a room with an outdoor shower - under the stars - magical!!!”
 of 5 bubbles splitter2014, 24 Oct 2015 | Read review
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