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Drifters Hotel and Beach Restaurant

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  • Excellent57%
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  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed 1 December 2017

We stayed here our first 5 nights in Sri Lanka and felt really welcomed by the amazing staff. Perfectly placed just by the beach and next to both sun beds and surf rentals. Clean and neat rooms with good wi-fi which worked just fine for...More

1  Thank Anton A
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We had initially booked another hotel. However, we stumbled upon this little gem the same day we arrived and got a tour of the place. We made a new booking straight away and moved there the following day. The hotel has a great layout. We...More

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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Drifters for 4 days - rooms are Nice and clean: everything has recently been renovated, repainted, New AC - Nice clean pool in the garden - the sea at your doorstep - breakfast and food is fine - very kind and helpfull...More

Thank Lein N
Response from DriftersHotel, Owner at Drifters Hotel and Beach RestaurantResponded 31 October 2017

Dear Guest, thank you for your comments. Happy you enjoyed your stay. Thanks also for mention of our two properties. To avoid confusion and disappointment, people using online booking agent need to be aware that rooms marked as "budget" are in the nearby building that...More

Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Drifters for 4 nights and loved it! Right on the beach, the hotel itself was basic but clean and more than adequate. It was very reasonably priced. The manager says it's having a refurb in the summer but I hope it doesn't...More

1  Thank Melissa H
Response from DriftersHotel, Owner at Drifters Hotel and Beach RestaurantResponded 31 October 2017

Dear Guest, thank you staying with us and happy you enjoyed your stay. We have just finished our refurbishment work -- updating the rooms and bathrooms and putting in new AC machines -- and will post new photos soon. Hopefully we were able to keep...More

Reviewed 18 April 2017

Great location, friendly staff, good food - what more do you want? We have stayed here several times and will continue to return. Great value for money - I have no hesitation in recommending this place!

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US$ 28 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#8 Family Hotel in Hikkaduwa
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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US$ 28 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#8 Family Hotel in Hikkaduwa
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yomnahassan
22 July 2017|
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Response from DriftersHotel | Property representative |
No, there is one pool shared by all guests
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yomnahassan
22 July 2017|
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Response from Melissa H | Reviewed this property |
No, there was only a shared pool.
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Darshana_LGT
31 January 2017|
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Response from DriftersHotel | Property representative |
can you please contact the hotel directly (contact information is on our website) to discuss
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