We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cantaloupe Aqua

318 reviews
Save
Traveller (446)
Room & Suite (210)
Dining (100)
Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4.0 Star Hotel
All hotel details
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (318)Write a Review
There are newer reviews for Cantaloupe Aqua
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
265 results
Traveller rating
158
83
11
5
8
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
158
83
11
5
8
Show reviews that mention
All reviewszen roomcoconut restaurantsmall infinity pooltuk tukindian oceansri lankaincredible staysea walloverlooks the seapalm fringed beachnice boutique hotelkoggala beachsound of the wavesamazing oceandvd playersister hotelspa treatments
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 25 of 265 reviews
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We spent three nights in this hotel and it was a great stay. We feel very welcomed. Rooms were fine but not as nice as on the photos. Food was great - I had salmon in banana leaf and the meal had an amazing taste!!...More

Thank Michal H
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at this hotel. Very smooth check in. The location, the food,rooms was amazing. The view from the room was breathtaking.Very polite and friendly staff. Would definitely recommend this property. Cheers!!!!!!!!

Thank Praveen R
Response from Nadira_Jayasuriya, Owner at Cantaloupe AquaResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Praveen, Thanks so much for the review and we look forward to welcoming you back to Aqua! Cheers

Reviewed 22 November 2017

Nice and friendly staff is a basic value of the hotel - my greetings, Sandun. Relatively good cuisine. However, three kinds of breakfast during longer stay may pall. Golden times of the hotel have probably passed. Neglected maintenace already evident, but still not critical. You...More

1  Thank Mirek3239
Response from Nadira_Jayasuriya, Owner at Cantaloupe AquaResponded 15 January 2018

Dear Mirek, Thank you for your review and We are glad you had a pleasant stay despite your reservations. Though our breakfast is in 3 cuisines there are quite a few options within them and we are happy to custom make for our long stay...More

Reviewed 7 November 2017

A very confortable hotel, with a great sea view as well a very friendly staff. Amazing food and excellent breakfast. The bedroom was really very clean, confortable and quiet. The hotel deserves the 4 stars!

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank correiac234
Response from Nadira_Jayasuriya, Owner at Cantaloupe AquaResponded 17 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for your great review and we are so glad you enjoyed your stay. We are working on a few additions to our menu for the festive season so we hope this will be a good addition to our F&B. Cheers!

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

I cannot fault this hotel. It is absolutely amazing, the endless ocean views, infinity pool, spacious rooms and delicious food! The staff were incredible, they went above and beyond to make our stay comfortable and amazing, special mention to Sandun who was the most gracious...More

Thank JKMJsullivan
Response from Nadira_Jayasuriya, Owner at Cantaloupe AquaResponded 17 November 2017

We are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay so much and thank you for this fantastic review. Sandun and our team on ground are truly special and focus on making our guests feel right at home - thank you for mentioning this! We can't wait...More

View more reviews
PreviousNext
13456753
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Spa
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
#3 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$98 - US$279 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
#3 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
#4 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (446)
Room & Suite (210)
Dining (100)
Pool & Beach (59)
Amenities (48)
Family and Play Areas (3)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
catchsw
14 January 2018|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Nirmala P | Reviewed this property |
no they dont charge for the extra bed .the rooms are pretty large.
1
Vote
Anja L
14 April 2017|
Answer
Response from Cantaloupe_Aqua | Property representative |
Hi Anja, Yes for sure we can arrange a pick up from the train station. It takes about 15-20 minutes to the hotel. Pls be kind enough to drop us an email at sales.hotels at cantaloupe . Lk so our team can get the details... More
0
Votes
Trina154
1 April 2017|
Answer
Response from keefos | Reviewed this property |
Hi, We were there in March this year. It was dry apart from a massive thunderstorm during our transfer from the airport to the hotel & a small amount of rain on a couple of evenings. Temperature very hot (30ish), but a bit... More
1
Vote
PreviousNext
12345
Room Tips
"Do not book Aqua Chiq or Aqua Ultra until the plumbing has been fixed. If you book another room ensure that..."
Read review
"Chic rooms have a better view of the sea. Also more specious."
Read review
"top room flows are quieter"
Read review
"incredible view, amazing service"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing