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Calamander Unawatuna Beach

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good39%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“red pool”(16 reviews)
“unawatuna beach”(53 reviews)
“table tennis”(6 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a great hotel set on a beautiful beach. We found the hotel a little tired but still loved our stay, we had bed breakfast. Our room was large with tv, fridge, etc. On all the photos we saw of the hotel prior to...More

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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

3  Thank Carol P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As a relatively inexpensive place to stay there were some great aspects to this hotel including the spacious room, variety and price of cocktails, nice pool area, large beachfront and lots of activities. However we stayed during off season which may explain most of our...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here for 5 nights and had 2 family rooms which were huge and extremely comfortable to stay in. The shower were hot and they always made the room to a great standard everyday with the towels made as animals or flowers decorated everywhere....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My first visit to Sri Lanka and the Calamander hotel in Unawatuna. The staff are very friendly and helpful but a few need to learn their trade... wrong drinks, wrong food, and at times just dont listen. Its clean and has a great location and...More

1  Thank Jonnytwosocks
Response from OriginalPaloma, Managing Director at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your positive comments and I take your criticisms as positive too because it highlights for the staff that it is not just Management that is saying these things. There is an inbuilt resistance to training in so much as the...More

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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
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$78 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#7 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
#13 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (601)
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Dining (141)
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Vera Z
12 April 2018|
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Response from Alan C | Reviewed this property |
I would check with hotel. There are downstairs rooms but I don’t know if there are steps.
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kellysonvacation
28 March 2018|
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Response from dleeson6 | Reviewed this property |
I agree that the rooms overlooking the pool are a good call. My room was a first floor one and suited me perfectly but to tell truth I was hardly in it as the pools, beach, restaurant, and village kept me occupied from... More
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"Must be the sea view."
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"Pay the extra for a suite, you won’t be disappointed"
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"Rooms in the new wing are good, don't choose the old wing."
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"Best Views"
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