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    Calamander Unawatuna Beach

    Parangiyawatta, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
    011 94 91 4 384545
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    “luxury room” (17 reviews)
    “junior suite” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    Private Balcony
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    Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

    Unawatuna was our lasts stop during our Sri Lankan Sojourn and we were so excited to spend a few relaxing days on the beach. We picked calamander because it was right on the beach but unfortunately the location is about all I can say for...More

    1  Thank roxnoroz
    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resort (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 4 January 2016

    Dear Guest, The Management of Calamander Unawatuna Beach is investigating the circumstances of your stay. We are extremely sorry that you found every aspect of your stay so negative. Our hotel is not part of a chain. Our grounds are maintained every day by our...More

    Reviewed 2 January 2016

    By far the worst place we stayed in Sri Lanka. Arrived in the early afternoon and left our luggage in the room (there is no lift and the stairs is reasonably narrow, this may be awkward for those who have large suitcases). Left to explore,...More

    2  Thank BonnieB522
    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 4 January 2016

    Dear Guest, We have read with dismay about your experience in our hotel. We apologize sincerely for the problems with insects. We are fully investigating the circumstances of your complaint. Yours sincerely, Miss Paloma Scott

    Reviewed 31 December 2015

    As returning guest we were thoroughly disappointed with this hotel. we stayed at UBR in 2013 and it has changed a lot since then; General cleanliness / housekeeping is not up to any standard for it to be considered 4*. Rooms were infected with ants...More

    2  Thank Fatima G
    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 2 January 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Calamander Unawatuna Beach. Your catalogue of complaints is being thoroughly investigated. We are extremely sorry that you have experienced such poor standards in every single aspect of our operation. We will respond...More

    Reviewed 31 December 2015

    love the pools ! The one to try is the larger one with circular Jacuzzi ! ( Its got a great seating arrangement so you can have a drink while being gently massaged by the water jets) The whole family enjoyed this one ! did...More

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    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 2 January 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your lovely summary of what you enjoyed most at Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We are delighted that the outdoor jacuzzi is proving to be a hit with our guests and you enjoyed the food. It gives all the team...More

    Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

    They claim to be the best in the area but clearly are not. In a prime location with a great view and beach. They are clearly understaffed with the dining tables missing components of place settings. On our final day at the hotel we discovered...More

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    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 3 January 2016

    Dear Guest, On behalf of the Management of Calamander Unawatuna Beach, i apologise sincerely for the delays in service in the restaurant. We are looking very closely at the circumstances and basis of your complaints and we will be using the findings to illustrate to...More

    • Top amenities
    • Pool
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$97 - US$417 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
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    Tony R
    4 February 2017|
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    Response from teachingtravels15-17 | Reviewed this property |
    The snorkeling at Unawatuna is not horrible. At least not for this novice and his family. You can book a boat for about 40$ for three hours. This included equipment for 2 adults and 2 children. I think the going rate is 15... More
    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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    "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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