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Cantaloupe Aqua

PricelineUS$ 101*
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Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 112*
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Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This hotel doing such a great job in this travelling field and i felt here it personally when i went there. Mostly it's pretty awesome with the friendly staff. And the view .Hotel has designed to see waves from room and thats so relaxing to be inside room while looking at the beautiful sea.

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Nadira_Jayasuriya, Owner at Cantaloupe Aqua, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for the fantastic review! Our friendly team is our best asset we have to agree. Hope you had a safe journey back home and please keep in touch if you are in Sri Lanka again. Cheers!

Bournemouth
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful 3 nights stay here at the end of April/beginning of May.  Our room was well equipped, comfortable and had a brilliant view of the sea. The staff at Cantaloupe Aqua Beach Hotel really made our stay. Three who always went above and beyond to make our time as easy and enjoyable were Sandun, Jaysanthi and Naleem....

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Nadira_Jayasuriya, Owner at Cantaloupe Aqua, responded to this review

Hello there, We are thrilled with your fantastic review and thanks for posting the pictures. We love our water front location with the sound of the waves lulling you to sleep and the cute crabs! We would have loved for you to stay longer and you have to visit us again, please keep in touch at cantaloupehotels.com All the best!

Jaipur, India
Reviewed 1 week ago

Setting is stunning right next to the ocean. We loved watching the crabs from our room. Our room - Aqua chic was spacious with stunning view of ocean. To be able to hear the sound of the ocean and the waves crashing into the rocks right below the room was a special treat. We felt as though we were on...

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great for a short stay - most rooms overlook the sea and it's relaxing sitting in the balcony and seeing the waves crashing onto the walls. It was almost like being on the deck of a cruise ship when the tide is in, without the hassle of keeping your balance. The hotel is small (under twenty rooms), and compact, -...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Arrived long before check in time - staff got our room ready by 10am which was great after night flight. Room was spacious and had co,fly beds and fab balcony. Setting is stunning - right next the sea. I loved hearing the crashing waves and walking on the beach. Food is reasonably priced, lots of choice and all tasted great....

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On the surface this hotel looks great, modern and in a great position. However it needs lots of maintenance both the grounds and in the rooms. In particular the small pool needs work including the timber decking. The rooms have a nice outlook onto the sea and the bed is comfortable. The bathroom is very small and the lighting is...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I arranged to stay at Cantaloupe Aqua for 6 nights as part of our honeymoon trip across Sri Lanka. We had booked an Aqua Ocean Play room. Upon arrival first impressions were fine, the hotel is a little tired but it's nice enough, reminds me of the sort of "beach club" type of place you would find...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small hotel with fresh clean rooms. The food was excellent- an unexpected surprise. We loved how chilled this place was & that you had a big stretch of quiet sand to ourselves. The rooms Aqua Zen are unique and have stunning views. The staff are friendly, professional and courteous. They helped with any enquiry we had. This...

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Sant Julia de Loria, Andorra
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even if when we arrive we realize the hotel was not really walking distance from Unawatuna and where a little disapointed, I would really recommend this place if you want good quality for service and quite hotel (finally is only 10 minutes away by tuk tuk). the staff and management were really helpful all time, for example the last day...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cantaloupe aqua is a nice boutique hotel with beautiful views of the ocean. Rooms are nice, spacious and very comfortable. Breakfast is served outdoors overlooking the ocean and the menu has three options: continental, western and Sri Lankan. Lunch and dinner are offered as well. The manager and staff were very nice and they did help us is every way...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Welcome to Cantaloupe AQUA, our private hotel and beach club. AQUA again has been awarded the Trip Advisor 'Certificate of Excellence'for for 6 consecutive years. Cantaloupe Aqua is a 15 room affordable seafront boutique hotel style in Unawatuna (Galle) Sri Lanka. The concept of the hotel is inspired by famous beach clubs around the world; it's the only one of its kind in Sri Lanka. AQUA combines contemporary spaces, amazing music, and food to create the ultimate beach getaway. "Dine where the action is infinity poolside, beach side, indoors, outdoors, under the stars, on a deck or on the beach!" AQUA offers you numerous options and spaces to wine, dine, lounge, party or just chill! 'Due to unforeseeable circumstances, Cantaloupe Aqua being primarily a beach front property has encountered difficulties providing guests with direct beach access in front of the property depending on the time of year and the seasonal weather changes. Due to man made structures built into the sea on the coastal line and global warming, which has caused inconsistent patterns of sand deposits. Sea erosion has caused Aqua to lose it's beach during some months of the year. In the event the beach is inaccessible our front desk staff will be more than happy to offer you complimentary transport to the closest beach on the right hand side of the property, which is also accessible by a 10 minute walk' - Management ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cantaloupe Aqua

Address: Matara Road | Talpe, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Unawatuna
Price Range: ₹ 6,076 - ₹ 15,772 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Cantaloupe Aqua 4*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Cantaloupe Aqua Hotel Unawatuna
Hotel Style:
#3 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
#5 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
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“Far from Galle where you can find shops and cosy restaurants and nightlife”
pietrom208, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“I think all rooms have great sea views. we had a first floor room which had a superb panaora of the coast”
amesburydruid2014, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms other than Aqua Ocean Play, may not be affected by road noise.”
keefos, 31 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upper floors have a spa”
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“Go for the 1st floor rooms with a balcony”
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