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    French Residence

    260 Matara Road Tangalle, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed 7 January 2014 via mobile

    Stayed here for 2 nights. The owner and staff were very friendly and helpful. Our double room had an attached large balcony with sea views. Our room was nice, not overly big but good decor and clean and functional. It did smell a bit like...More

    Thank Spenno54
    Reviewed 16 December 2013

    We stayed in French Residence for 10 days. This small (about 8 rooms capacity) hotel is very clean, with nice furniture, cozy terraces at both flours and beautiful restaurant on top with ocean view. We were treated very warmly, the staff did their best to...More

    Thank nskvortsov
    Reviewed 10 December 2013

    We enjoyed a stay at this meticulously clean villa close to the beaches end the facilities of the city. Beautiful views from the terasses and a private garden with a perfect pool! Greet the friendly staff from us who helped us prepare fresh juice from...More

    Thank beriksso
    Reviewed 18 March 2013

    Our plans had to change during our 30 day tour around Sri Lanka and booked in here for 1 night. We were given room 5, a nice room with patio windows on to a large balcony with nice chairs. The hotel is very clean and...More

    Thank skier54_10
    Reviewed 29 September 2011

    My boyfriend and I had high expectations of the French Residence since it was rated #1 on Trip Advisor -- especially since they were trying to charge us 60 euros / a night (fortunately we bargained down to about 40 euros) The rooms are clean,...More

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    • US$31 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Tangalle
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    Room Tips
    "Ground floor rooms allow quick access to the pleasant pool!"
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    "the garden view room is actually the road side room"
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    "Deluxe room facing the ocean worth the extra cost."
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    "Front rooms have access to the terrass"
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