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Coral Sands Hotel

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Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The iconic catch phrase spoken by John Hammond in the novel Jurassic Park and no I don’t mean they spared no expense. Have you ever wanted to experience real time travel, if so then stay at the Coral Sands hotel because this place is straight...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank stephencomiskey87
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for 4 nights between Christmas and New Year. We arrived cognisant of the fact that it receives mixed reviews and were a little concerned. From our arrival to our departure the staff and service could not be faulted - everyone was professional and...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Me and my husband stayed at the hotel for two days... We mistakenly booked a room for 1 instead of two from a booking app... After realizing it we were ready to make the extra payment shown on the same booking app.. however the managers...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank henalp2017
Response from Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings from Coral Sands Dear Guest, Your review has been noted with concern. Your booking was done online for 1 person instead of 2. Your payment too was done online for only single occupancy. On arrival you were advised to do the amendment directly with...More

Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

For me it’s the location which is the real draw. Go out the back to the beach turn left for about 5 mins you will see green turtles coming to the rocks to feed. In fact I don’t think the rocks are attracting more like...More

Date of stay: December 2018
1  Thank Dutchyfifi1870
Response from Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings from Coral Sands Dear Guest, Many thanks for your review following your recent stay. Our location with the sun deck areas overlooking the Indian Ocean with scuba diving & snorkelling happening right in front of the hotel, is indeed a huge attraction. We do...More

Reviewed 7 December 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch and the information provided by the staff was terrible. They did not inform us that the swimming pool, that is part of the restaurant/bar, was not accessible for us. Once we wanted to go into the pool they wanted to...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Arobeyda
Response from Siri_G_12, Managing Director at Coral Sands HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Greetings from Coral Sands Dear Guest, We are astonished to note the contents of your review. The 2 pools located within our premises are for the use of the resident guests. As to be expected non- resident guests would need to purchase pool tickets for...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Room Service
Restaurant
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free Internet
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Spa
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
335
Price range
US$ 74 - US$ 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Hikkaduwa
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Romantic
,
On the Beach
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
335
Price range
US$ 74 - US$ 187 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Hikkaduwa
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Dining (55)
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Dutchyfifi1870
26 September 2018|
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Response from anhonestjoe | Reviewed this property |
Go out through the hotel beach gate and onto the beach. Turn right and walk for appx 100 yds. Swim straight out from the shore to towards the nearby reef, and the turtles will be waiting for you. But please, please don't... More
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444driver
29 August 2017|
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Response from runner123 | Reviewed this property |
This is a hotel where people are coming to relax during their holidays. Taking the available space into account, I do not see where you could make a party area without disturbing the guests who are sleeping. If you are... More
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madurasulochana
19 August 2017|
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Response from 444driver | Reviewed this property |
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Room Tips
"All rooms have a sea view!"
CMMLFC
22 Nov 2018
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"Most room have a balcony facing the sea"
alansen
28 Aug 2018
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"rooms are big but too much old."
M3078LDvictorm
8 Aug 2018
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"Nice place for a beach stay with family..great service and clean rooms..."
ladin2018
21 Jul 2018
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