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Victoria, Canada
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay at Shiva's hotel. Great location on the beach! Nice and friendly staff, clean rooms. Plus walking distance to other restaurants and shops. We would definitely stay there again.

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Thank jeazykah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice hotel in private beach site with local restaurant. Rooms are cheep and can get tasty sea food from beach restaurant. Management is New since December but doing well. Reservation as well as direct Booking also accept

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Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really cheapest and good BEACH FRONT resort.Great service, staff very friendly and helpful, great food in the Lime restaurant, very comfortable bed, pillows and room. The city is awesome, If you want taste Seafood , go to shivas Restaurant.

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Thank Arun K
Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

It's not that expensive here for what you get. Stuff is really nice and one woman which has been to Europe takes care. You can feel her Hand!! Restaurant is the best Seafood Barbecue in Trincomalee!!! Go there!

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Paris, France
Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

We ate for lunch at Shiva's and we appreciated nice atmosphere on the beach, and the typical food : fried rice egg and chicken, fried noodles and it looks not too much expensive. Very good adress if you eat quick, cheap, and good food!!!!

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Great place in trincomalee. Inexpensive, delightfully clean and lovely staff. Highly recommended. We initially booked 5 people for 2 nights but extended it to 4 because we were satisfied with the hotel. Very accomadating

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Delhi
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Reception staff rude and uncaring and very unwelcoming. No hot water, bathroom was dirty and mouldy. Window wouldn't close it was tied to the bars on the window with string and the door was quite a bit smaller for the frame so always had mozzies in the room. No towels, we had to chase them up. We stayed for 4...

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Thank Bernard M
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We booked this hotel because everything else was full. We advise you to trie something else first. This was the most basic room in our whole stay in Sri Lanka but also the most expensive stay! Price for the room was around 60 EUR per Night if you book via booking.com. If you book a room on sight it will...

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Thank Lisanne S
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

This place could be amazing. The location is fantastic; a short walk to a stunning beach. There are sun beds and cabanas to use and it is really beautiful. It is possible to book snorkelling tours to Pigeon Island from the purple hut next door. The evenings were amazing; every night we ate at Shiva's. The atmosphere is perfect; candle...

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St. Petersburg, Russia
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

This place should be so much better given its beachside location but it misses out because of the appalling service at the restaurant. The evening BBQ is good but be prepared to wait. Not exactly friendly either - ditto much of the Uppuveli beach area.

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Amenities

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Shiva's Beach Resort Hotel & Guesthouse - under new management since January 2015. Direct on the beach with 18 rooms, single rooms, double rooms, family rooms, and deluxe large bedroom with fridge and AC. Non-AC rooms with fan also available. Information on diving & snorkeling and boat trips to Pigeon Island. International menu and meals from Shiva's Restaurant on the beach. Budget and mid-range pricing, friendly and helpful staff. Hope to see you soon! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shiva's Beach Resort & Restaurant

Address: No. 178 / 32, Nilaveli Road | Uppuveli, Trincomalee 36133, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Trincomalee
Price Range: ₹ 1,775 - ₹ 3,960 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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“208 or 209”
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 of 5 bubbles stevebV5553XL, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
“all rooms were the same - dirty, lacking light bulbs and the described amentities”
 of 5 bubbles richardrM9866RT, 16 Aug 2015 | Read review
“106, very good and clean room with AC. No Noise.”
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