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Buckingham Place

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  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(168 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
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All reviewshis teamthe ownerattention to detailsri lankaour honeymooncakeevery aspectseared tunahigh expectationsevery mealmoment you arrivesmall touchesgarden suiteboutique hotelwithout being intrusivenothing is too much troublefive nights
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are SUPER impressed with this hotel. The owners motto of making it perfect if it’s not perfect is spot on. Highly recommend this place for pretty much any type of visitor. The rooms are really well designed and decorated, extremely comfortable. The pool and...More

1  Thank SBrentTippen
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Lost for words – almost. I’m chuffed to bits this morning, as will the team be when they read or have translated for them this fabulous testimonial. Thank you, you generously praise physical attributes of the hotel - rooms, food, spa, and so on, but...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Could not have wished for a better place to end our trip. The drinks and flower garland on arrival were just the start of an amazing stay. We were a group of 11 and the hotel were very accommodating. The owner was lovely very friendly....More

Thank Emma B
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 4 days ago

Happy Christmas… Thank you very much for coming to stay with us and, for this lovely review. That you so clearly and fondly recall your stay with us 7 months on and take the time to write about it is very touching. I’m delighted we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel with quick response and attention to details from the hotel staff. The owner Nick was very friendly and welcoming. Particularly impressed with the room size and design. Breakfast was great too! The location was a bit isolated but which also means it provides...More

Thank mervinling123
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 1 week ago

Great guests, great review! Thank you very much indeed. I was delighted to read your review this morning, always I'm happy when guests get as much joy from being here as I do. And, while most kick off their shoes to relax following an islandwide...More

Reviewed 10 June 2018

This was a favourite amongst the many beautiful resorts that we stayed at in Sri Lanka. Unfortunately we only had one night here, but have great memories of a huge beautiful room with "outdoor" bathroom (there are walls around, but an open-air, plexiglass covering above),...More

3  Thank harry w
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 11 June 2018

Thank you... for coming to stay and for submitting such an enthusiastic review with lovely up to date photo’s. Buckingham Place is both a touring and destination hotel and therefore, whether guests stay one or twenty one nights, their good custom and fine company is...More

Reviewed 24 May 2018

Sometimes it's the little touches (like not having to fill out forms and hand over passports / credit cards at a reception desk before being given a room key) that really make a difference when you arrive somewhere. We soon discovered that our first impressions...More

2  Thank Sam G
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 4 June 2018

Belated thanks... I’ve just been reminded of your standout review and, that I hadn’t thanked you for it. I'm very sorry, it slipped my mind and so I blame my age! Thank you very much, it’s a delightful review, I’m really pleased you enjoyed your...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$191 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$191 - US$321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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7 April 2018|
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Response from Harvey J | Reviewed this property |
Our bathroom was attached to the rest of the unit but was "open" to the outside air. It was very nice.
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RuthAnn76
7 April 2018|
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Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
We did not see any local massage places, but have to say we used the facilities at BP which were nowhere near the amount you suggest, two of us had a full massage for less than your figure.
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"Honeymoon suite/ tree house"
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"Rooms are all in separate buildings in the lovely gardens, so ask for one close to the main hotel building if..."
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"Top floor larger suites"
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"Some have gardens"
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