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Vicenza, Italy
1 review
Reviewed 15 March 2016

All the amenities excellent., tourist can stay with all the facilities and protection. This hotel people are very honest and always they gave foreigners true arrangements for other excursions instead of plundering tourists.

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Thank RukshanIG
Linz, Austria
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Reviewed 3 November 2015

The small guesthouse directly at the beach is perfect to spend some quiet and relaxing days in paradise. Ranji is very friendly and happy to make ur stay the perfect holiday by cooking delicious food and serving his ginger tea. i will come back.

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Paris, France
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Reviewed 5 September 2015

Ranji makes your stay lovely at his place ! You sleep with the sound of the sea, and eat as a king ! Ranji is a great cook and very nice host. Highly recommended if you make a stop in Matara ! Sea, hamac, beach, coconut trees, what else could you ask for ?!

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Thank Davtiff C
Rome, Italy
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Reviewed 7 February 2015

We met Ranji two years in a row and he has offered us his delicious ginger teas in friendship. Is very enjoyable sitting in his veranda looking over the south Indian ocean. He is a great chef and cooks great barbecue on the beach.

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Thank luigi l
Wurzburg, Germany
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Reviewed 17 October 2014

chariot is an amazing stay in polhena. ranji, the owner, is super friendly and has only 2-4 rooms available, therefor you are really living with him for the time of your stay (ranji does this for 30 years now!). chariot's biggest advantage is the amazing location directly at the beach, including a swing which makes it so picturesque. having breakfast... More 

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Thank Clarissa N
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Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

We hace been at Ranji's for 3 days and it was one of our Best experiencies un Sri Lanka!!! The guest house location is amazing with the beach justo 4 steps from tour hammok and turtles un the ser you can ser and swim with!!!! Ranji is the perfect host, friendly helpful and always with a smile. Food is amazing!!!!... More 

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Reviewed 23 May 2014 via mobile

Chariot Guethouse is the perfect Spot to relax and unwind! The rooms are simple and clean! Ranji is an excellent chef and serves super local food! From the terrace u can watch the turtles go for a snorkel or a beach walk. The swimming beach is in walking distance and Matara town or Mirissa are close by if u want... More 

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Reviewed 21 January 2014

We came to Chariot via a referral from a friend. Chariot is a house with a couple of bedrooms to let, and a detached large guestroom, smack on a beautiful stretch of beach. The guestroom is terrific - large, airy and clean. All that was lacking was a ceiling fan.The vibe here is like visiting your brother for the weekend... More 

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Thank Susan D
Rostov-on-Don, Russia
1 review
Reviewed 13 January 2014

We were traveled to Sri Lanka in October 2013, and decided to spend 3 nights in Chariot Cuest House. Ranjith is the owner of the Chariot. We got him by the recommendation of friends, and were not disapointed. Despite the simplicity of the interior, is the best place in Sri Lanka we've been. The house is located 10 meters from... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 January 2014

The location and views are stunning. The accommodation is basic but this is reflected in the price. Food was lovely although slightly over priced against the cost for staying. I would happily recommend this B & B for anyone travelling on a budget.

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Simple rooms with shower and fan. Veranda facing the ocean 2 steps away. Friendly, relaxing home atmosphere and traditional Sri Lankan food. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Chariot Guest House

Address: 157 Polhena | Madiha, Matara 157, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Matara
Price Range: $24 - $28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“All the rooms are far better than other places I visited in Matara. And privacy and food are excellent.”
 of 5 bubbles RukshanIG, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“The detached room was lovely, the door opens up right to the beach. The other two rooms are bedrooms in the house.”
 of 5 bubbles SusanD780, 21 Jan 2014 | Read review
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