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Owl and the Pussycat Hotel

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N 788 Matara Road, Talpe 80615 Sri Lanka See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
3.5 Star accommodation
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All reviews boutique hotel attention to detail runcible spoon beautiful hotel sri lanka drawing room great cocktails edward lear prawn curry bedroom suite indian ocean sea view stilt fisherman interior design sea front breakfast was included special thanks
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel for 4 lovely nights at the end of a hectic tour around Sri Lanka. This is a small boutique hotel in a contemporary style which makes it unique. Themed around Edward Lear's classic poem, each suite is individually decorated making...More

Thank AnnandBill
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at OTP for two nights and had the most lovely time. The hotel is a jewel of design, charm, and comfort. Our room was spacious and with a beautiful quirky/homely interior design. We enjoyed time by the ocean overlooking the ocean and had...More

Thank AnastasiaPittini
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a blissful short break at this wonderful hotel after 2 exhausting weeks of work. Location and appearance and rooms are fabulous and the staff are outstandingly good and go out of their way to be friendly and helpful. It’s expensive but worth it!

Thank Gwynedd13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place was better than we ever could have expected; beautiful outdoor pool area right on the beachfront (you can't swim in the sea directly in front of the hotel but you can walk a few minutes down the beach to a swimming area...there is...More

Thank shannonpleass
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a fantastic time in this slice of paradise, from the thoughtful welcome hamper with homemade cookies and cake, to the local recommendations from expert staff. Always on hand to help, nothing was too much trouble. Our stay at the Owl and Pussycat couldn’t be...More

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Our small, luxury hotel sits at the water's edge with 17 suites. We dreamed of a simple, fun and unpretentious place... with a sense of romance, food, and dancing in the moonlight... All OTP hotel rooms More have been laid out as flexible spaces with generous balconies and terraces overlooking the wild and the wonderful Indian Ocean. Every detail is lovingly restored and crafted by hand. The place is tranquil, but social too. The Runcible Spoon is a little restaurant, on an elegant dining terrace with superb wines and light, fresh food - includes Sri Lankan specialities-. Our flamboyant pastry chef will see to it that you have sweet dreams. One of our main attractions in our garden is a fabulous, turquoise 18m swimming pool that spills onto the ocean. A therapy hut offers no-frills seaside massages. A yoga platform for early sun salutes converts in the evenings to an outdoor living space with sofas and candles. When needed, this space morphs into a wonderful dance floor... Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Spa
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$ 215 - US$ 676 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Talpe
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
17
Price range
US$ 215 - US$ 676 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Talpe
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Pool & Beach (36)
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SBerkshire
29 April 2018|
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Response from Barun C | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the previous reply. I booked a car with the hotel.
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SBerkshire
29 April 2018|
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Response from fhartigan | Reviewed this property |
How long will you be in Sri Lanka? If for several days, hire a car - It's cheap. We used Sri Lanka Personal Drivers with overall 5 star rating on TripAdvisor.
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Adrian B
9 April 2018|
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Response from Mark L | Reviewed this property |
We had an accessible room with accessible bathroom .. there are only 2 of these and if you don’t have accessible needs then I would advise against the standard room . I’d go for 1st or 2nd floors with views .. it’s very calm... More
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"Don't be put off by the street approach - this is a delightful hotel!"
AnnandBill
1 week ago
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"Each room is beautifully decorated with it's own personality, so don't think you could really go..."
shannonpleass
2 weeks ago
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"best view, great food, beautiful design"
AnastasiaPittini
3 weeks ago
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"Ask for an ocean facing room for great views - but all rooms are very special."
fieldnotesau
20 Sep 2018
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