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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

REVIEW FOR RESTAURANT ONLY These 5* I give for the amazing ladies that cook in the restaurant. They're seriously EXCELLENT, you have to try their rice & curry and rotis! Unfortunately, the service needs a huge improvements. What I see that could help is to make some system in orders, everything in one notebook is just chaos (you can see... More 

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Wenzhou, China
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We've been there for food only, not accommodation. Their lady chef is cooking fabulous! Probably, the best curry in mirissa we had just there. The staff is soo friendly, we felt like they are our family. We used to come for breakfast and dinner daily. Moreover, they have good deals on food: 210-260 rupees for 3pcs of rotti, whole grilled... More 

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Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We were here just for dinners, so I review the restaurant only,not accomodation! But all the meals we had were so delicious! The cooking lady is masterchef!☺ We tried Deviled tuna fish,chicken noodles,pumpkin curry and other meals and everything was so gooood! We reccomend to everybody!

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Thank Anna H
Broome, Australia
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Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

A very nice place, good food, staff is always available if you need anything, very beautiful garden with amazing trees and animals.. Just enjoy and relax five minutes away from the main beach by feet.

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Thank Lululaf
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Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I didn't sleep there. I was just there for the cooking class with Madu and it was worth every single rupie (2500rps/ 15 euro). We did 6 different curries and Madu explained it very well, in a really good English! I learnd a lot about the most important spices and feel comopetent to do my own curry now :)

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Thank lapetitemarseillaise
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 May 2016

I liked it so much I returned for a second stay at Amarasinghe - three nights on each occasion. The guest house is located the other side of the main road from the beach and set amidst lovely tropical trees which the local monkeys enjoyed swinging through most mornings. It is a peaceful place to stay and yet within close... More 

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Denver, Colorado, USA
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Reviewed 5 April 2016 via mobile

I wish we had more than 1 meal here. It was so good. Curry sampler was amazing. My son loved his Mac and Cheese, excellent. Daughter got egg spaghetti, reminiscent of Pad Thai. She had to fight her dad off her plate. Had beer to top it all off. They need to be on Tripadvisor as a restaurant, not just... More 

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Tallinn, Estonia
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Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

As I didn't spend a night here I'm commenting only on the restaurant. Considering other places nearby they actually make an effort if you go there for dinner or breakfast. Yes, service is a bit slow and there is like 2 guys running the show and bossing the other servers/ guys working there which occasionally creates a mess. But still... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Reviewed 22 March 2016

Firstly we had a few meals in the guest house and they were great. Amazing currys packed full of flavor. We were staying across the Rd at Peacock Villas. We each had a massage treatment at Amarasinghes spa, which were great. Though the massage tables were not the most comfortable when lying face down. I also booked in for a... More 

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Thank Lamartine_10
Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

By accident we walked by this amazing restaurant and decided to eat our dinner there - and what a surprise! We ordered the vegetable rice & curry (for only 490 rp. each!) and it turned out to be the best rice & curry at our entire trip in Sri Lanka. My bf also ordered the chicken curry on the side... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in a lush, tropical garden, the Amarasinghe Guesthouse combines a well-preserved ECO environment with all the benefits of a beach resort. Discover the natural beauty of Sri Lanka by watching an amazing display exotic birds and the abundance of fruit trees or go swimming or surfing on the famous Mirissa beach. The well designed rooms of the Amarasinghe Guesthouse cater for all needs and budgets. The restaurant of the Amarasinghe Guesthouse supplies itself through its Organic vegetable garden and is highly recommended for its Italian, seafood and local specialties. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Amarasinghe Guest House

Address: Udupila, Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Mirissa
Price Range: ₹ 1,097 - ₹ 2,331 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The newer AC rooms are in a much better state than the non AC rooms, though with all the glass it is a bit like being in a goldfish bowl.”
 of 5 bubbles 881frazerc, 1 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Try the devilled fish”
 of 5 bubbles tapashic, 30 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Rooms vary in quality, if possible get room 15 (with AC) or the one above it (with fan)”
 of 5 bubbles Peter_Pan875, 14 Feb 2014 | Read review
“Higher floors have the better views”
 of 5 bubbles magdig2014, 19 Jan 2014 | Read review
“Stay at the Peacock Villas, which they also own .... very nice rooms with good view over fields and water.”
 of 5 bubbles Krotz, 10 Jan 2014 | Read review
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