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French Residence

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Milngavie, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 September 2015

It is the staff who make The French Residence the charming place it is in which to spend at least a few days. Located on the outskirts of Tangalle above quite a busy road - mercifully the scrupulously clean bedrooms are excellently soundproofed - this hotel has a LOT going for it - from the delicious breakfasts eaten on the...

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Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 March 2015

This hotel was clean, functional and reasonably priced. Staff were very helpful and the location was good. The room was small, but did the job and overall the hotel is nice. However, the addition of mosquito nets would have made our experience 100 times more enjoyable. None of us slept properly due to the introduction of a pesky mosquito that...

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1Thank Nicole K
St Albans, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2015

French Residence is by Sri Lanka terms fairly pricey (we paid around 8800 Rp a night) and does have a (cloudy) pool. On the plus side our room had a comfortable mattress - air con - hot water and was fairly clean. Also the (good) Breakfast was on a rooftop terrace with good views. Staff were often not around -...

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 21 February 2015 via mobile

When we arrived to the hotel, we were tired after 8 hours in the bus from nuwara eliya. The manager shown us clean and nice room, gave us drink, sat with us and showed us the highlights on the map and gave us few useful advices about beaches. We also provided us motorbike. The stuff was helpful, whenever we wanted...

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Vaxjo, Sweden
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay at the French. Everything I asked for was arranged quite fast (laundry,scooter bike rental, Tuktuk). Breakfast was nice, not bad, not too great bit the view at the rooftop terrace was rally nice in the morning. Don't forget to visit Goyambokka beach!

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 February 2015 via mobile

I stayed at the French Residence after there was a double booking where I had planned to stay. The owner was really helpful and friendly, as were the staff. When I asked if I could have a Sri Lankan breakfast they were more than accommodating and everyone made sure my trip was enjoyable. The pool could be cleaner but the...

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Thank Char1101
Slovenia
Reviewed 19 February 2015

We came there after good reviews we read about French residence, but were very dissapointed. The room was not as clean as it should be, the bathroom shower curtain coould be changed already as it was ''mystirious'' colours... the pool was not clean at all, even if an old man was walking around it most of the time. The location...

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2Thank andrejaogrinc
Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 8 February 2015

This guesthouse, located 10mn walk from the bus station is located near the beach. The rooms are beautiful, clean, nicely decorated with everything you need. You can have breakfast on a nice terrace on top of the building, and there is a swimming pool in the garden. You will feel great in this guesthouse where every floor has a little...

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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 2 January 2015

Had a change in plan and ended up heading to Tangalle. With limited options I got lucky and found the French Residence. Lovely hotel with pool, close to town, 5 minute tuk tuk ride to a great beach. Breakfast and dinner were very good on the rooftop area:) I recommend"

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Sharjah UAE
Reviewed 9 April 2014

This was an excellent week for us girls who stayed in the French Residence. Breakfast and dinner was superb everyday! Momo and all the staff couldn't have done anymore for us! Truly lovely people! Great location and very close to beach! I want to thank you all at the French Residence for making our stay truly memorable!

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about French Residence

Address: 260 Matara Road Tangalle, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range: $55 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Ground floor rooms allow quick access to the pleasant pool!”
patrick19512015, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“the garden view room is actually the road side room”
  • Room for two
andrejaogrinc, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Deluxe room facing the ocean worth the extra cost.”
nskvortsov, 16 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Front rooms have access to the terrass”
beriksso, 10 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Room 5 was very clean compact and comfortable”
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  • Bedroom 5
  • Bedroom 5
skier54_10, 18 Mar 2013 | Read review
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