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Buckingham Place

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Wellawathugoda Road, Rekawa, Tangalle 82200 Sri Lanka See on map
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
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4 Star accommodation
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Sea & Lagoon - small, intimate, hospitable Beach Boutique hotel with Spa, and direct Beach access. Relaxed imaginative hideaway on wild deserted Indian Ocean beach, boasts a spectacular elevated sea-view ...More restaurant with viewing lounge plus, 33m Infinity Pool with bar/relaxation & deep end. 5 acre beach & tropical gardens include separate 12m cooling-off pool while all 16 spacious 'architect' style bedrooms & suites enjoy the tranquility of elevated lagoon views. Un-pretentious, informal, interactive with soul, character & numerous wow factors, Buckingham Place is refreshingly different to suit quiet discerning couples/solos/small families with kids (STRICTLY 6yrs and above) in search of warm hospitality, sanctuary, romance, nature & fun! Less
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
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US$ 194 - US$ 399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Buckingham Place Hotel Tangalle
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle > Netolpitiya > Rekawa
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Pool & Beach (185)
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All reviewshis teamthe ownerattention to detailsri lankaour honeymooncakeboutique hotelgarden suiteevery aspectmoment you arriveevery mealhigh expectationswithout being intrusivenothing is too much troublefive nightstreated like royaltysmall touches
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This rates as one of the best hotels we have stayed in - anywhere. It is run by UK ex-pat Nick Buckingham and his team of about 60 Sri Lankan staff. We stayed in a garden suite with picture windows and veranda looking out over...More

Thank Mark_Bath_UK
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We stayed at Buckingham Place for four nights as part of our honeymoon and it is an absolutely wonderful place to stay. The food was fantastic and the chef was very accodating for diatery requirements and personal preferences (such as the spice of curries!). The...More

Thank Nicholas B
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 2 days ago

Wonderful review, wonderful couple... Thank you very much for sharing 4 days of your honeymoon with us, and for following up with such a wonderfully supportive review. I’m delighted knowing we got it right for you and that you’ve ‘moved on’ with fond memories. That...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for 3 nights with our 2 teenage children in an extra large garden suite. The suite was excellent but the side room for the kids is quite small and better suited to younger children and with hindsight would have booked two normal rooms....More

Thank dmb68
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 1 week ago

Invaluable contribution… Thank you for your kind, helpful review and feedback via our (rather lengthy!) end of stay survey. Having read both, we’ve reflected on how we might accommodate young adults in future – please thank yours for squeezing themselves in and being so civilized...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

By far the best hotel we have ever stayed in, defiantly a major highlight in our trip to Sri Lanka, the location of beautiful private beaches, fantastic facilities of tranquil pools, delicious food and a very high level of service throughout, really make this a...More

Thank Katie M
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 1 week ago

Absolutely... Thank you for an absolutely perfect review. Honestly? I could not be more humbled by praise and can barely think what to say - unusual for me! So I’ll just say thank you; for painting such a glorious picture of us as well as...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our two nights here ended up being the highlight of our trip to Sri Lanka. To say that Nick Buckingham, the owner, made it as good as it was is to fail to recognize his wonderful team. We swam, we walked on the beach to...More

Thank MatIstanbul
Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 2 weeks ago

Please come again… Thank you for a beautiful review, your touching recognition of my team (without which this place would fall into the ocean) is just great. I’m proud to read it on their behalf. Very often, though I welcome every bit of praise(!), its...More

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7 April 2018|
Response from Abreakaway2 |
Thank you. Sorry London pressed wrong button.
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Response from Harvey J | Reviewed this property |
Our bathroom was attached to the rest of the unit but was "open" to the outside air. It was very nice.
7 April 2018|
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Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
We did not see any local massage places, but have to say we used the facilities at BP which were nowhere near the amount you suggest, two of us had a full massage for less than your figure.
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"There are 16 rooms and the garden suites are best for seeing wildlife"
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