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    Calamander Unawatuna Beach

    Parangiyawatta, Unawatuna 80000, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent28%
    • Very good39%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible7%
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    “red pool” (9 reviews)
    “luxury room” (17 reviews)
    “junior suite” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 505 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    We stayed for two nights and had booked two rooms. The hotel is not very large and seem a bit old. It has a large restaurant and is right on the beach. The location makes up for many small shortcomings. Rooms are a bit tired...More

    Thank Indipolo I
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    We were a group of 11 ladies who traveled to Sri Lanka for a fun-filled beach holiday and we can say that our expectations were indeed met. Staff were all attentive and always on hand to assist us with our requests. The food was delicious...More

    1  Thank Carol P
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    we stayed here for two nights. room was large but bathroom a little tired. Bed was huge and pillows very comfortable. we had a garden view on the ground floor, it was handy for the bar and restaurant. although in high season I suspect could...More

    Thank HarryPotter1234
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    love the setting of this hotel. and i love the beach so much. and their service also. rooms were comfortable and nice. i will definitely return to this hotel and highly recommend thos hotel to who loves the beach.thanks

    Thank pramodchathuranga
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Had a wonderful time. Excellent Service with extremely obliging and friendly staff. Nice food, long sandy beaches to enjoy, even to enjoy barbecue on the beach front. Two swimming pools with Jacuzzi included. Only complaint is the plates at the restart are too small (...More

    Thank _tilakfernando
    Thaproban Beach House
    909 reviews
    #4 of 32 hotels in Unawatuna
     
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    820 reviews
    #10 of 32 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$76 - US$189 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #8 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
    • Also Known As
    • Unawatuna Beach Hotel Unawatuna ,
    • Unawatuna Beach Resort
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    Tony R
    4 February 2017|
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    Response from teachingtravels15-17 | Reviewed this property |
    The snorkeling at Unawatuna is not horrible. At least not for this novice and his family. You can book a boat for about 40$ for three hours. This included equipment for 2 adults and 2 children. I think the going rate is 15... More
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    Tony R
    19 November 2016|
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    Response from OriginalPaloma | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Tony, We have triple rooms. Please call the hotel direct on +94 91 223 22 47
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    "I would stay higher up away from any potential bar noise"
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    "Either Beach front or facing the swimming pools"
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    "Ask for a sea view room"
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    "The rooms overlooking the vermilion pool are very spacious"
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