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    Sandy Beach Hotel

    Panama Road, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent68%
    • Very good25%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “sea view” (10 reviews)
    “sun loungers” (8 reviews)
    “hot water” (9 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Suites
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    Stardust Beach Hotel
    215 reviews
    #4 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    The Spice Trail
    94 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    The Danish Villa Hotel
    129 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    Coco Bay Hotel
    182 reviews
    #2 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Pottuvil
     
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    1 - 5 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday

    Owner very arrogant. He is not interested in guest feedback and complaints. Pictures on the website do not show the real rooms. Rooms are completely run down, terrible beds, bathroom rusted and molds. Bathroom smells like hell out of all sinks and drains. Wifi is...More

    Thank Ueberraschung_2010
    Response from SandyBeachArugamBay, Guest Relations Manager at Sandy Beach HotelResponded yesterday

    Guests who fight with others over something as petty as a misunderstanding over a sun lounger have no place at Sandy Beach Hotel - the comfort and well-being of ALL guest is our priority. Your review is malicious and insulting - we should have followed...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We really enjoyed our stay here, staff went out of their way to help us be comfortable and assisted with our friend's injury. Had a lovely view of the sea from our balcony and it was right on the beach. They have lots of loungers...More

    Thank Jennifer S
    Response from SandyBeachArugamBay, Guest Relations Manager at Sandy Beach HotelResponded 6 days ago

    Thank you so much, Jennifer S, for sharing your thoughts with the Trip Advisor community. We really appreciate you taking the time to leave your positive review of our small hotel and staff. We will certainly take your suggestions to heart and look for appropriate...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We arrived in Arugam Bay after a long day travelling and after checking out a few other places, this one was the best. I happened to had my wallet and passport stolen/lost (note, be mindful of bags under your seat on local busses.. a really...More

    1  Thank 782meaghan
    Response from SandyBeachArugamBay, Guest Relations Manager at Sandy Beach HotelResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you 782meaghan for your generous review. It was our duty and privilege to assist you with your difficult situation so that you could enjoy your stay having travelled so far to visit Sri Lanka. As you correctly state, it is a very unusual occurrence...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Sandy beach hotel is such a welcoming, comfortable and relaxing spot in Arugam Bay. The rooms and bathrooms are so clean and the food from the restaurant cooked with real care and full of flavour. During our stay we were able to enjoy a huge...More

    Thank Claudia D
    Response from SandyBeachArugamBay, Guest Relations Manager at Sandy Beach HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you so much, Claudia D, for your kind review. It was, indeed, a pleasure to have you as our guests for almost a whole month and we are delighted our efforts contributed to a memorable holiday. We too hope that you are able to...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We had an excellent stay at Sandy Beach Hotel in mid-May for four nights! The place is amazing, it is just by the beach and the house is beautiful. The rooms are simple but everything is very clean and there is an a/c and a...More

    Thank Fin E
    Response from SandyBeachArugamBay, Guest Relations Manager at Sandy Beach HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Wow Fin E - what a lovely review. Yes, we are a small family owned hotel and our staff, (who are mostly immediate family members) will always do everything in their power to make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. We are so...More

    Stardust Beach Hotel
    215 reviews
    #4 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    The Spice Trail
    94 reviews
    #1 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    The Danish Villa Hotel
    129 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Arugam Bay
     
    Coco Bay Hotel
    182 reviews
    #2 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Pottuvil
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$25 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 15
    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Eastern Province >
    • Arugam Bay
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    Traveller (72)
    Room & Suite (14)
    Dining (10)
    Pool & Beach (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (58)
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    Room Tips
    "Keep off and avaoid the place under all circumstances!"
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    "The rooms with the balconies were great."
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    "Room number one is the best !!!!!"
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    "Rooms 1-4 with beach view the best"
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