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    Talalla Retreat

    Talalla South, Talalla 60604, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good32%
    • Average14%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible3%
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    “open air” (40 reviews)
    “yoga classes” (45 reviews)
    “first floor” (31 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

    I would urge anyone to read the description and reviews of this place. It tells you exactly what it's like. I had a room at the back of the hotel- yes it is noisey- but any where without windows is going to be! The rooms...More

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    Response from TalallaManagement, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 18 April 2017

    Thanks so much for your great review....explaining to people that how the hotel is described is how the hotel is are very comforting words...well done...and see you next time.

    Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

    A lovely spot very reasonably priced, the budget rooms and the intermediate rooms are excellent value and the food and yoga are what you would expect from a large resort. Don't go for the all inclusive option as the restaurants along the beach, especially the...More

    Thank Wakadaka
    Response from laurie432, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 6 April 2017

    Hi and so happy you enjoyed your stay....hope to see you again.

    Reviewed 29 March 2017

    I attended the 5 day yoga retreat here and had a fantastic time. The yoga teachers were extremely knowledgeable and were a joy to spend time with. The buffet here is ridiculously good and certainly make the exercise you do here a touch moot. I...More

    Thank geelongexpat
    Response from laurie432, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 2 April 2017

    Hi and thank you for your kind words....good news for our WiFi.....Telecom has finally agreed to install a cable just for us....which will give us fast internet....they say a few weeks,which can mean anything.....but it is and will happen soon.

    Reviewed 26 March 2017

    The location is just amazing. The beach is beautiful and the yoga teachers are really good (15$). They have a 7:30 class and a 5:00 class. I would suggest the beach villas, it was really quiet at night, we didn't ear the noise from village...More

    Thank steftravel2017
    Response from TalallaManagement, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 27 March 2017

    Hi Stef....I am happy you enjoyed Talalla....we are so proud of our yoga teachers....Talalla yoga is such an asset and joy for us....and the shop is a work in progress...we had a great designer from New York...Nicki Poulos....spend time at Talalla to design the shop...More

    Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

    There are so many great things to say about Talalla Retreat. My only stumbling block are the rooms. Very few look out onto the ocean and justify the 'open air' cabana style. Ultimately, there is a troop of Talk Monkeys who are happy to entertain...More

    Thank JoJo036
    Response from TalallaManagement, Owner at Talalla RetreatResponded 27 March 2017

    Hi Jo Jo...glad you enjoyed Talalla and sad you didn't enjoy the rooms...of course I'm biased as I designed them but I love the rooms.....we do have squirrels and we do have monkeys ...life in a tropical island.....we also have eighty rooms...five different styles...and the...More

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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
    • Beachfront
    • Spa
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Free Parking
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Pool
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    • US$ 43 - US$ 122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 70
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    Response from blundensofboc | Reviewed this property |
    we travelled in August the weather was fine, not too hot but not great clear skies, it rained most days for a little while especially up in the hills, on the coast we swam every day, we were in the south
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    Response from rachyrai | Reviewed this property |
    The food was so so good! And spoke to the chefs who said it is made every morning (you can even see them working hard and preparing at breakfast, lunch and dinner) Organic? Who knows. But I certainly didn't see any big... More
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    Yes...A daily morning or evening class will cost $US 15 per head and private classes are also available on request for $US 50 per class per head. A surf lesson will cost $US 50 including board hire.
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