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Calamander Unawatuna Beach

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Parangiyawatta, Unawatuna 80600 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star accommodation
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Calamander Unawatuna Beach is one of Sri Lanka's most popular beach resorts, located directly on Unawatuna Bay. The most renowned holiday destination on the South coast, Unawatuna Beach is famous for its natural More beauty, laid back ambience, proximity to Galle Fort, a Unesco World Heritage site, and is the best beach in the country. UBR, established over 30 years ago, has been transformed, since November 2011, as Calamander Unawatuna Beach. The resort retains the relaxed character of the former UBR, the excellent service from long standing staff, good food and al fresco dining. The only hotel on Unawatuna Beach with swimming pools, Calamander Unawatuna Beach has built the first glass fronted lap pool in Sri Lanka and the longest, at 25 metres, in the Asia Pacific region. In addition a stunning Italian mosaic, 25 metres in length, outdoor pool, with adjoining jacuzzi and a separate children's paddling pool. Calamander Unawatuna Beach is a 4 star class hotel with five star facilities. It is the first beach hotel in Sri Lanka with accredited carbon neutral status and future projects aim to develop sustainable eco-technology in the hotel's power generation and transport services. Guests are encouraged to engage in utilising the resort's facilities in the most eco-friendly way, without compromising on comfort and are invited to offset their individual carbon foot print with a small, voluntary, financial contribution, to the hotel's carbon neutral status. Calamander Unawatuna Beach is a trail blazer in Sri Lanka, for the 'affordable luxury' concept. Its design ethos of modernity, complimenting the beauty of its geography, has proven to be popular with our guests from all over the world. This together with high standards of service, Calamander Unawatuna Beach is now renowned for being a family friendly resort welcoming Sri Lankans as well as foreign guests. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Style
Luxury
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On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
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Hotel Style
Luxury
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
81
Price range
US$80 - US$191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Unawatuna Beach Hotel Unawatuna
,
Unawatuna Beach Resort
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Unawatuna
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Reviewed yesterday

This resort is in a very lovely stretch of beach and also close to Galle. the staff were all very friendly and helpful The layout of the facility is a bit awkward with our room being a bit of a distance away from the main...More

Thank jangirlGoldCoast
Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 2 May 2018

We spent 6 days at the resort after touring Sri Lanka and the welcome and hospitality was exceptional. All the facilities are very good, pools, bars, restaurant and especially the evening beach seafood barbecue. All the staff were eager to please, even though our stay...More

3  Thank TullyChester
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a jolly good time at Calamander. My memories of Unawatuna are of the gracious & friendly staff who went out of their way to make our stay even better. Few days well spent at an awesome setting with close proximity to the beach.

Thank Samuel K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed my time at the hotel. They were doing maintenance work near my room so offered me a free upgrade to another room. But I declined because my balcony had an amazing ocean view. The room was huge, had tea & coffee making facility,...More

Thank Pickyjunior
Reviewed 17 September 2018

Stayed a whole week at this lovely friendly resort with all the best facilities and proximity to the beach.The room cleaning was fantastic by ajit and the reception very efficiently by Jagath. Rooms in the new wing very spacious and have a nice view of...More

1  Thank Garin3889
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johno504202
14 October 2018|
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Response from nellynora | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does you get a ticket on check in which you hand in to the pool or beach staff (this is by the bar).
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Vera Z
12 April 2018|
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Response from Alan C | Reviewed this property |
I would check with hotel. There are downstairs rooms but I don’t know if there are steps.
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kellysonvacation
27 March 2018|
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Response from dleeson6 | Reviewed this property |
I agree that the rooms overlooking the pool are a good call. My room was a first floor one and suited me perfectly but to tell truth I was hardly in it as the pools, beach, restaurant, and village kept me occupied from... More
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"Ask for the front office manager and let them know if you are not happy with your provided room. THEY WILL..."
samuelk702
1 week ago
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"very good room 402"
Garin3889
17 Sep 2018
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"All views are good."
marilynmartin2017
15 Sep 2018
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"I think all the rooms are probably good, to be honest. This is not a noisy hotel."
janetd340
29 Aug 2018
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