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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was the final destination of our trip with an overnight stay before flying home. It is a very quiet location ten minutes away from the airport. The room was well appointed. It is obviously used as a transit hotel by many large tour parties and this can make the restaurant seem rather chaotic. As our flight was in the...

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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel was provided during a business class stopover with Sri Lankan airlines. It's very convenient for the airport and is on an estate...a very beautiful estate. We were given a villa which comprised a lounge and full dining area, a double bedroom, and basic but perfectly satisfactory bathroom. Furnishings were quite up-market and comfortable, and the whole villa was...

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Derbyshire, England
Reviewed 1 week ago

We locked ourselves out, only one bell boy and he was given misinformation and sent running around to let us in. From what we saw, I think all the problems at this hotel stem from chaotic management and insufficient, and/or untrained, staff. food was ok, but nothing special. As I say, the surroundings and pool area were lovely.

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Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I stayed one night in a 'basic' room, and another in a 'villa' type room. The basic room was average at best. The Bathrooms needed to be cleaned better. The villa was nice, but again the bathrooms could be cleaner. The hotel was supposed to cover my $8 airport transfer, but refused to. It's not a big expense, but more...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Arrived 1.00 am on 7/12/16. The reception staff was expecting us and we were checked in immediately. I requested for a power adapter compatible with Australian electrical equipment and it was provided within few minutes. Rooms were clean and spacious. Air con, power points and taps were in working order. Quiet surrounding. Wide variety of breakfast food, and professional service....

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Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Very great hostel just close to the airport. Animals are everywhere included horses!! I recommand!! Expect the personnel are kind of mean and oppressing, they didn't care all of our bagage, talking rude and insist so we give him money

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Thank lilisoom6
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Reviewed 1 November 2016

When we checked in, we were served tamarind juice - how appropriate! The service was decent...the rooms were comfy, clean and spacious, the surrounding was well kept and tidy. Just one thing - the management should light up the walkways because it tends to get a bit dark at night. Otherwise, we had a relaxing stay.

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016

We were on transit to another country and this hotel was given as a stop over. As you enter the grounds there are security guards and closed gates - so this place lends itself to being very secure and offers a quite stay away from the from the road area. The grounds are extensive and full of trees etc. The...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 September 2016

This hotel was really good. The grounds of the hotel are vast, and full of nature. The staff are very friendly. I was here for a transit stay, so didn't pay anything, I was taken to and from the airport. I got a free dinner that was nice. Thank you Ben

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Stayed 1 night on FB basis. First hand experience is wonderful , that is from the reception when booking the hotel via phone and at the check in . After that lot of disappointing factors. Started with room having very poor air conditioning and ceiling fans were rotating at snails speed . We found it very difficult to bare as...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Tennis Court
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Additional Information about Tamarind Tree Hotel

Address: Tamarind Tree Hotel 1, Andiambalama Estate, Yatiyana 11550, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Yatiyana
Price Range: €101 - €169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Tamarind Tree Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 52
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“All rooms have similar outlook onto the pool and gardens. All are quiet”
 of 5 bubbles 264BrianL, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Villas are worth the extra over the standard rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Sawaddee, 23 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Quiet Colombo transit location with a short distance to Negombo tourist area. Friendly and attentive staff.”
 of 5 bubbles asoka8, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Request a room closer to the reception area. The area is quite big and some of the rooms are a bit further.”
 of 5 bubbles Kogi1905, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms will be quiet due to there location”
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 of 5 bubbles garypoleykett, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
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