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Berlin
Reviewed 22 January 2015

We tried the vegetarian curries (4 different incl. Dhaal) as well as pinapple and chicken curry. It was delicious and quite a big portion, compared to other restaurants at the beach. We sure had to come back. Very friendly stuff.

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Reviewed 15 January 2015

I booked the room booking.com web site. The room did not match the details that was given. Room which i had booked : "This larger fan-cooled duble room features a sea view balcony ,minibar and private bathroom whith sower " This kind of rooms at the hotel did not have. Options: a duble room without balcony and not minibar OR...

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St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 27 October 2014

We stayed at Banana Garden for 4 days. Very good service, friendly people and beautiful view from the balcony! Manager Saliya was very helpfull with different excursions and transfers. Additional big thanks to the driver Nishan, who was touring us through the island, was very polite and helpfull and also gave us a lot of good advices about Sri Lanka!...

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Reviewed 23 August 2014

We staid two nights at Banana Garden Hotel as we wanted to have both: Visit Galle and hang out at the beach. It is nicely located in a rather calm area directly at the waterfront. We had a room with wonderfull seaview for 65Dollars/night, breakfast included. Salya, the manager was very helpful and told us interesting things about Sri Lankan...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 28 February 2014 via mobile

Spent one night there by accident because I confused the hotel with another Banana Garden in Mirissa. Double check your location, its missleading, they are both Matara Road. The hotel is right at the sealine with a tiny swimming option. The staff and food is ok, no problem. Our room was a bit dark, very weak shower but nothing you...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2014

So happy to find this place! The hotel is charming with amazing views of Unawatuna beach and has a great little beach of its own. The rooms are basic but have everything you need, including the view which is far better than our 5 star hotel in Colombo! The food is really good and both breakfast and dinner are included...

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1Thank dermot77
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 22 December 2013

We stayed at a Banana garden last few days and our experience was not good at all. The rooms were basic and the food was AWFUL. I was served undercooked chicken on the very first night with blood oozing out of the bone (quite disgusting really!) and when I pointed it out I was first told that's how grilled chicken...

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1Thank Oshani S
Launceston, Australia
Reviewed 4 September 2013

With the changing conditions there is only the sea at the front of this hotel. The beach sand has moved to the other end of the bay. Waves splashing almost through the lower floors! To get to the beach a dangerous walk along the busy main road.

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 23 July 2013

My husband and I were craving tiger prawns so our tuk tuk driver took us straight here. We would probably not have discovered it otherwise. We ordered the tiger prawns with garlic and butter, and were not disappointed! It was extremely scrumptious and was served with fries and cous cous with veggies. It is perfect for travelers on a budget,...

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Reviewed 19 June 2013

Great location to wake up to sound of waves.Not too pricy...great ambience..great for someone on budget.Bed not too comfy.Had problems with hot water..but you know who needs hot water if you have the ocean right in front of you?

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  • Breakfast included
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Address: Galle - Matara Road, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range: €31 - €44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Banana Garden 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Impossible, since the pictures of the rooms are not correct and they never seem to have enough rooms available, you get what they have that very moment.”
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“Seaview is beautiful and romantic but believe it or not we couldn't sleep cause the sea was very stormy and loud”
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