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    Calamander Unawatuna Beach

    Parangiyawatta, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
    011 94 91 4 384545
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good38%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible7%
    Travellers talk about
    “red pool” (10 reviews)
    “luxury room” (17 reviews)
    “junior suite” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    471 reviews
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    Thambapanni Retreat
    503 reviews
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    CoCo Bay Unawatuna
    722 reviews
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    1 - 5 of 529 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Great location right next to the main beach, nice bar, free diving lessons, extremely friendly staff and good facilities in the hotel..but..few issues with the air conditioning system, few drainage issues in the rooms and the restaurant menu is dreadful. However, the staff tries their...More

    Thank Sarithf
    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

    2  Thank Carol P
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Close to beach, good food, nice rooms. However, I would not say that Unawatuna is the beach for everyone as it is Very Quiet! This place almost had too many service people working and no one knew what was going on. If you asked anyone...More

    Thank Elinor B
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    i was badly amazed at how the photos are not like the reality. We were given the room with bad smell in the bathroom, the bed linen is dirty, it’s grey and smelly, with stains. The reception is non-existent, they don’t explain even where the...More

    Thank CulpritAndJury
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We had a great stay at this resort. The staff were mostly very good - assisted me with a late check out and trip to the airport for a good price. The weather was bad at the time - but the beach is literally on...More

    Thank Joseph J
    Thaproban Beach House
    946 reviews
    #4 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa
    471 reviews
    #9 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    Thambapanni Retreat
    503 reviews
    #5 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    CoCo Bay Unawatuna
    722 reviews
    #2 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$95 - US$373 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 81
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
    • Also Known As
    • Unawatuna Beach Hotel Unawatuna ,
    • Unawatuna Beach Resort
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    Tony R
    4 February 2017|
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    Response from teachingtravels15-17 | Reviewed this property |
    The snorkeling at Unawatuna is not horrible. At least not for this novice and his family. You can book a boat for about 40$ 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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    "Seaview room"
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    "First floor rooms open right to common areas and don't have private balconies"
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    "take rooms on the left of the entrance on the ground floor for the most spectacular view."
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    "Upgrade is the best advice"
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