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Mawella Beach Resort

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2012

We stayed here in January at the end of a 10 day tour. The room was great, the staff really friendly, food good, but the location was outstanding. We had a gorgeous mangrove fringed beach practically to ourselves, we could have stayed for weeks! A complete contrast to Mirissa.

1Thank UhiM
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
Reviewed 9 January 2012

We spent 10 days at Manahara over the holidays and enjoyed every moment. Our cabana was very comfortable with air conditioning and mosquito netting. They even had a baby bed for our 13 month child. The accommodation is perfectly suited to the environment. A little rustic but that is why one chooses this type of property. We visited many beaches...

Thank Jez5150
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 11 October 2011

A peaceful place with a fabulous bathing spot (bay). Suberb place to put your legs up and read or play some board games. Highly recommended for family get-togethers, cooperate brainstorming sessions and retreats. The menue consist of Eastern and Western foods.

1Thank shari J
Poznan, Poland
Reviewed 14 March 2011

It is really great and quiet place. The best on Sri Lanka. Beach empty,no people, only white sand and warm ocean . The most beautiful sunsets! Added to this is a great kitchen in small restaurant and personal care of guests for a pleasant resort owner. Small sweeming pool make all perfect. Cabanas simply but good enough.

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Maidstone, Kent
Reviewed 28 February 2011

I'm prompted to review this as I had very nearly cancelled my booking due to finding a very adverse review on another site. Our excellent driver, Mervyn Perera, had recommended this resort, prior to our leaving UK. I then found the review but listened to Mervyn's suggestion that we drive there and if we were unhappy we could curtail our...

Thank Erconwald
Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 January 2011

Manahara is in a secluded location approx 8km away from Tangalla town (but easily accessible by bus or 3 wheeler). The beach is quiet and you can take peaceful walks along it. The staff at Manahara are a very helpful and friendly team who made our stay enjoyable and the accommodation is good value for money. It is nice that...

Thank lotster24
Reviewed 17 January 2010

We arrived after a bumpy drive from Unawatuna and were met by the very charming and friendly manager/ owner. We were in the front cabana, nearest the sea and it was basic but lovely. Each cabana has a porch/ balcony and we had air con and hot water too. The setting is truly stunning with immaculate gardens leading down to...

1Thank claphamcouple
Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2008

On our Taxi Driver's recommendation we spent a half day and the night at this beautiful location on the South Coast. This was the only place in Sri Lanka we stayed where you could wander along a pretty well deserted beach without the hassle of beach sellers or touts. Although beach sellers have never been a major problem for us,...

3Thank Rach_and_Rich

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Additional Information about Mawella Beach Resort

Address: Mahawela Road | Moraketiyara, Nakulugamuwa, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range: ₹ 1,426 - ₹ 3,499 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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Manahara Cabanas Hotel Tangalle
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“Try to get the room by the pool. Best views of ocean.”
Randel009, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Sea View Room”
wiliam462, 21 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All cabanas faced to sea view.”
neminnz, 24 Nov 2016 | Read review
“dont travel to tangalle durng off season”
yescaybabs, 29 Aug 2016 | Read review
“please try this hotel this is the best forever.”
lithiran, 20 Mar 2015 | Read review
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