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Reviewed 8 September 2014

This place was all we needed for a relaxing week after travelling around. It is about the best rooms we have had and the Price is really Good! We had breakfast incl. They gave us all we could eat :) the guesthouse is only steps from the Beach and the "main street" inside una. Lots of Good restaurants nearby. Theres... More 

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Thank Jeppeogtrine
Kandy, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 25 August 2014

Just few steps away from so far the best beach we have found from Sri Lanka (we've been here 3 weeks now). Nice, safe and clean rooms with all you need. Cheap water is easily bought from the helpful and friendly host, nearby you can find anything you can need for a perfect beach holiday. We can warmly recommend to... More 

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Thank Kim K
Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 July 2014 via mobile

The gentleman who runs this guesthouse is incredibly kind, helpful and friendly. The rooms were lovely, very clean and spacious with comfortable beds. The breakfast was great, we got loads to eat!! The location is right by Unatwatuna beach and on the right side of Unwatuna to walk to Jungle beach. I couldn't reccomend this place more to anybody as... More 

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Thank EmmaM813
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Reviewed 22 June 2014

I stayed at Brink house for 9 days. The hosts were genuinely warm and welcoming, my room spotless and beautiful, the location for instance - close to the beach and restaurants, A family of 11 monkeys visited the trees on the property daily, which was a pleasant surprise!. I thoroughly enjoyed a peaceful and relaxing stay, and would not look... More 

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Goettingen, Germany
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Reviewed 18 April 2014

We stoud here for 9 days. Not far away from the beach. Very friendly people. Good beakfast. In the middle of the Jungle with monkey and many other animals ... We will come back. The owner is very helpfull. His wife was cooking "Kiribat" for the new jear-celebration - great Srilanka-food - great expereince

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Thank Peter P
Singapore
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Reviewed 3 February 2014

Stayed for 4 nights with my wife, arriving v. late from Colombo Airport in Taxi (LKR8000). Owners were awake and waiting to check us in to top Suite room (2 balconies, A/C). Location is perfect, just across from main Unawatuna Beach (but not on-sand). On arrival, we were treated to a fridge filled with local beers, soft drinks & bottles... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 6 January 2014

Excellent location set back from the road but very close to the beach. Owners are very friendly and chatty and full of good tips. Breakfast every morning was so good and we were surrounded by nature, monkeys, birds including peacocks. Brilliant evening meals cooked by Amma who is a lovely lady. We eat there 8 out of 11 nights because... More 

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Utrecht, Utrecht, Netherlands
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Reviewed 4 January 2014 via mobile

Rooms are pretty oke. Because of peak season we paid 5000. This wasnt good value for money. We had better rooms for lot less. Owners are friendly and very chatty. They are very flexible with serving breakfast to their guest. They are available for their guests at all times. The location is very good. Its quiet but close to the... More 

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Thank ChantalLaan
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 December 2013 via mobile

Good sleep, good food, very clean, owners really kind , good tips, good position, and lot's of other good vibrations! Every morning a healthily breakfast (rs180).. Whacking all the animals in the garden of the guesthouse( monkeys, varanus, different birds..) .. Crossing the street and go swimming in the sea.. A good lunch(rice and curry min 250rs max 450 rs)..... More 

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Reviewed 11 December 2013 via mobile

We had a very beautiful stay in Brink House, an explotion of nature in the garden in front our room (n.5) many different birds. I suggest you to eat here.... do not go anywhere, the best Singales food is here! The amma will prepare for you an amazing rice'n curry and other dishes.... and what about the owner? Simply a... More 

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Brinkhouse - Guesthouse is a Sri Lankan family atmosphere-run guest house in Unawatuna. Room services: three upstairs cleaned & large rooms with large balconies, attached bathrooms, fans, nets, furniture, refrigerator etc. One downstairs large cleaned room with large veranda. Foods: Sri Lankan meals. We serve high quality authentic Sri Lankan meals (rice & curry with different types of seafood) served on your balcony or veranda. Also different kinds of breakfasts with Sri Lankan fruits. Specialty Hoppers, Egg Hoppers, String Hoppers, Coconut Roties, etc with Sri Lankan high quality tea. Also continental breakfasts. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Brinkhouse Guest House

Address: Brinkhouse, Welledewalaya rd,, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range: $32 - $114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“De kamers op de 2e verdieping zijn het meest luxueus.”
 of 5 bubbles D1047CKanneb, 2 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Top room, AC, big batrhoom”
 of 5 bubbles Dillen_Fried, 4 Dec 2015 | Read review
“top floor is more expensive but newer. Ground floor budget rooms. First floor OK”
 of 5 bubbles accountsclerk, 5 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Budget room (downstairs) was good value for money.”
 of 5 bubbles 111kimk, 25 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms have a large balcony but are less private. All rooms are good and clean and quiet. Top floor maybe gets the monkeys on the balcony/roof and the view is good.”
 of 5 bubbles accountsclerk, 6 Jan 2014 | Read review
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