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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We absolutely enjoyed our stay here and it was perfect for our 23 month old son. The place is quiet and very well maintained. The staff are excellent . They went out of their way to accommodate all our requests and made us feel very welcome, especially the head waiter Madhukar. Dean the manager is an excellent host and made...

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Kent, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This hotel is simply amazing. The bungalows are wonderful and very open. The location is perfect, a beautiful beach overlooking the Indian Ocean. There is a mixture of both Sri Lankan and western dishes to choose from and the staff are very welcoming, especially Maduka, who is an excellent waiter. He is always smiling and gives excellent advice for food....

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big tents with all amenities, pool looking out over the ocean, clean beach with palms and nice ocean front. The owner is friendly, the staff even more so and the food is good. Take the dolphin tour in the morning, it's a good one.

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Mumbai, India
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

thoroughly enjoyed our 4 night stay at Dolphin Beach. the tents are excellent, well equipped, comfortable and good amenities (proper bathroom and private outdoor area) without feeling like you are in a hotel room (which isn't the point). the grounds are very well keep, peaceful and great place for our kids to play in a safe environment. The swimming pool...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Dolphin Beach for couple of days and it was one of our best choices made in Sri Lanka. The AC tents seemed like Hogwarts to me and the resort itself is really beautiful and peaceful. Dean is a great host and I would definitely recommend to stay here rather than Negombo.

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Ibiza, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Girlfriend and I spent two weeks in Sri lanka Jan 2017, we stayed at Dolphin Beach Resort in Kalpitiya in the north west of Sri Lanka. The resort and staff were great and well exceeded our expectations. It is not a luxury resort and it's price reflects this, nonetheless the standard and quality is well worth the price for the...

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Greater Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Spent a couple of days here at the end of a jam-packed trip around Sri Lanka and it was the perfect place to relax, unwind and reflect back on everything I'd seen & done. Beach (clean, not packed with tourists) is on your doorstep, if you prefer use the pool. Great food and excellent service, with a special thanks to...

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Reviewed 11 February 2017

My family - mother, father and I spent four nights at this amazing, quiet and no-pressure resort. The resort is right on the beach, replete with a volleyball court, pool and the best view off the Kalpitiya beach. The resort is quiet and none of the rooms have a TV, so no loud discordant sound distracts the serenity. The Wi-Fi...

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

We spent three nights at Dolphin Beach after a busy 2 weeks touring Sri Lanka. It was the perfect end to a great holiday. Apart from going out on the dolphin watching trip (when we saw masses of dolphins) we just chilled and enjoyed the sea, pool and service. It really is a barefoot experience - we didn't wear shoes...

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Sri Lanka
Reviewed 6 February 2017

This unique & stylish property actually improves with time. Have visited here several times over the last 7 years and it is truly MAGICAL. After visiting Sri Lanka for over 28 years and living here as a resident for the last 15 years this hotel is my favourite in the whole of Sri Lanka. Its quirky design and personal service...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
In Sri Lanka, just two hours from the airport and three hours north of Colombo, is an unspoilt peninsula of golden sand. Here lies a blissfully secluded resort with luxury tented accommodation on Alankuda beach. The bluest of skies melts seamlessly into the azure of the Indian Ocean to make a picture-perfect backdrop to a unique, tailor-made tropical holiday experience. Welcome to Dolphin Beach Resort Kalpitiya! This new concept of stylish, eco-beach accommodation is for the discerning traveller in search of an unforgettable holiday. Spacious and comfortable, our air conditioned tents present a world of romance with a unique ambience and view of the sea. Experience the thrill of sea safaris to the nearby Bar Reef for the best Sri Lanka has to offer in snorkeling and be entertained by the dolphins and whales on your way. April to November offers one of the best places in the world for kite surfing. Enjoy the tranquil ocean with the most beautiful coral gardens of Sri Lanka. Or just work hard on your tan. The sunsets at Dolphin Beach are of the spectacular kind and a perfect end to idyllic days, every day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dolphin Beach Resort

Address: Illanthadiya, Alankuda, Kalpitiya 61360, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > North Western Province > Kalpitiya
Price Range: ₹ 6,409 - ₹ 13,537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
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“Plan on ordering your meals well ahead of time as they are made to order - so order lunch at breakfast, dinner at lunch - you get the idea.”
 of 5 bubbles sujeevar2015, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All th tents are a good spot but closer to the beach is better”
 of 5 bubbles Bevandboys, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“It is a small resort and therefore, with a call ahead, they will likely accommodate anything you would like.”
 of 5 bubbles joellenco, 29 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in the Risso tent and we were highly satisfied with this tent and its Equipment.”
 of 5 bubbles DRICologne, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you are a couple, ask for the smaller rooms as they are better.”
 of 5 bubbles roberttA903ZL, 3 Sep 2016 | Read review
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