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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 11 February 2017

Stayed here for a total of three nights, two before our tour and one after as part of the package. Cannot say that I was impressed. Rooms are very basic and not very clean, the bathrooms especially with broken tiles, water leaks and mould growing in the shower. Took 3 room changes to to get one that was acceptable, ie....

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Olympia, Washington
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I have no idea what an average hotel along Lewis Pl. strip is, but considering the general upscale style of the lobby and buffet, our room was poor. One dim light in the room on the far wall from the beds and no reading lights so reading before turning in was impossible. One dim light in the bathroom, and a...

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Reviewed 14 January 2017

We stayed 1 night as our return flight was early the next day. Our room did not have hot water, so the staff moved us to a different room. The poolside area is nice. The beach less so - there's a fair amount of rubbish on the beach.

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Galle, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Stayed here as convenient starting point from airport. Staff friendly, food fine, bedroom ok if a bit dreary.. Main issue was bathrooms. Serious drain problems, smells, bugs, chipped tiles etc. the buffet dinner was quite pleasant, breakfast ok. Hotel lacks character

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Catamaran Beach Hotel. Comfortable hotel. Shower pressure okay. Clean. Good breakfast. Nice pool and beach access. Located on the main road so plenty of places to shop and eat. Great location for airport access. Stuff amazingly helpful. Pizza Hut delivery available!!

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

This horrible dump has toilets that stink, leaks in the bathroom that flood and no hot water. It's the worse place I have ever visited. The pool is filthy and infested with Mosquitoes and has not been cleaned for years. It's not worth visiting even for free. The fans are falling apart and the taps are broken. This place is...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 31 December 2016

well we wanted some family time so we stayed 2 days, service, hospitality was really good, but the problem was the food 2 of us had food poisoning and the food didn't taste that good. hope they improve this.

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Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Very close to the sea, good ambiance, for breakfast, have varieties of food, more over it's a good place to go for a swimming in the sea and to refresh before the dinner. Thank for the open shower....

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Reviewed 3 December 2016

Being a transit hotel, this place pleasantly surprised us. Hotel is actually beach facing, which we were not able to explore more due to very short duration of stay that too late in the night. Food is decent and very reasonably priced. They accept Indian rupees as well for payment.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Stayed at Catamaran as part of the transit hotel deal with Sri Lankan airways (I was stopping over in Colombo for 8 hours). The hotel is VERY basic, to the point where I think I would have preferred to stay at the airport or paid for the hotel in the airport itself. I was only hoping for a short sleep,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Catamaran Beach Hotel is a beautiful hotel facing the famed Negombo beach just 20 minutes away from the Bandaranaike International Airport. The palm fringed garden opens to a white sandy beach which acts as an ornament to the hotel. There are plenty of exciting things to see in Negombo renowned for its cultural heritage dating back to the Dutch period and beyond. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Catamaran Beach Hotel

Address: Lewis Place, Negombo, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Price Range: ₹ 3,927 - ₹ 5,105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Catamaran Beach Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 46
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#17 On the Beach Hotel in Negombo
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“Wifi was very slow in Room 15”
 of 5 bubbles LNDTraveller, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“For short stay this hotel is recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles JGoswami, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
“the rooms are ok”
 of 5 bubbles 220sameerap, 29 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms face each other corridor style and no sea views”
 of 5 bubbles 407marilynd, 8 Apr 2016 | Read review
“ground floor rooms for easy access”
 of 5 bubbles seahousebandb, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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