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French Residence

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Reviewed 7 January 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights. The owner and staff were very friendly and helpful. Our double room had an attached large balcony with sea views. Our room was nice, not overly big but good decor and clean and functional. It did smell a bit like Mothballs, and we did see a few moths around Tangalle, so maybe that is a...

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St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 16 December 2013

We stayed in French Residence for 10 days. This small (about 8 rooms capacity) hotel is very clean, with nice furniture, cozy terraces at both flours and beautiful restaurant on top with ocean view. We were treated very warmly, the staff did their best to answer our questions and requests. The breakfast is basic by default, but there is no...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 10 December 2013

We enjoyed a stay at this meticulously clean villa close to the beaches end the facilities of the city. Beautiful views from the terasses and a private garden with a perfect pool! Greet the friendly staff from us who helped us prepare fresh juice from our fruits that we bought at the Sunday market.

Thank beriksso
Huddersfield, England
Reviewed 18 March 2013

Our plans had to change during our 30 day tour around Sri Lanka and booked in here for 1 night. We were given room 5, a nice room with patio windows on to a large balcony with nice chairs. The hotel is very clean and comfortable. The room had a very comfortable double bed, air conditioning and a fan. The...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 29 September 2011

My boyfriend and I had high expectations of the French Residence since it was rated #1 on Trip Advisor -- especially since they were trying to charge us 60 euros / a night (fortunately we bargained down to about 40 euros) The rooms are clean, but very basic. Our room had suffocating potpourri-like smell, which made it seem as if...

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Reviewed 31 January 2011

We stayed overnight in Tangalle and wished we had longer to stay. Dean and the people at French Residence provide outstanding service and luxury accommodation including a rooftop terrace where dining is a pleasure and the food is Sri Lankan at its best. We loved the cool, bright and airy rooms and the views from every window. The pool was...

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Additional Information about French Residence

Address: 260 Matara Road Tangalle, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range: ₹ 2,553 - ₹ 3,928 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“Ground floor rooms allow quick access to the pleasant pool!”
 of 5 bubbles patrick19512015, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“the garden view room is actually the road side room”
  • Room for two
 of 5 bubbles andrejaogrinc, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Deluxe room facing the ocean worth the extra cost.”
 of 5 bubbles nskvortsov, 16 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Front rooms have access to the terrass”
 of 5 bubbles beriksso, 10 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Room 5 was very clean compact and comfortable”
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 of 5 bubbles skier54_10, 18 Mar 2013 | Read review
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