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    Calamander Unawatuna Beach

    Parangiyawatta, Unawatuna 80000, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good39%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible6%
    Travellers talk about
    “luxury room” (17 reviews)
    “glass pool” (6 reviews)
    “junior suite” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Poolside Bar
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Dry Cleaning
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    452 reviews
    #1 of 32 hotels in Unawatuna
     
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    1 - 5 of 490 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    This a good place to visit on a sunday, to go to the pool as it is one of a kind glass pool and a exquisite time at the beach is also a must. A bit improving must be done to the branch which can...More

    Thank chandupa j
    Response from OriginalPaloma, General Manager at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded yesterday

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We have noted your observations. We are in the process of constant improvements but progress is sometimes slow as we try to minimise disruption to our guests. We do...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    We were a group of 11 ladies who traveled to Sri Lanka for a fun-filled beach holiday and we can say that our expectations were indeed met. Staff were all attentive and always on hand to assist us with our requests. The food was delicious...More

    1  Thank Carol P
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    This hotel is perfectly functional but feels like it is at a tipping point. The hotel is advertised as a 4 star hotel and i would say that it is currently scrabbling to maintain that status. The rooms are a little run down with air...More

    Thank Mark H
    Response from OriginalPaloma, General Manager at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We have looked very carefully at your comments, which have been very helpful. Yes, we are doing some minor refurbishments to the Blu bar which together with the Blu lap pool and...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This was our last stop on our 16 day Sri Lanka trip, staff were very welcoming and when we arrived they told us we were being upgraded due to a event being held in their main restaurant that they thought might be too loud, this...More

    Thank _lpa_1966
    Response from OriginalPaloma, General Manager at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience of Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We apologise for the issues with the hot water. All these infrastrural issues are being dealt with as part of an ongoing programme of improvements. We have noted your...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights in July (though we paid for three in order to use our rooms until we left for the airport at 7pm). I was thoroughly impressed with the hotel. The rooms were spacious and cool, with beautiful views of the...More

    1  Thank 341claire
    Response from OriginalPaloma, General Manager at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 3 days ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your experience of Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We are delighted that we were able to deliver and we are grateful for the comments regarding the rooms and the hoppers! We do hope you will visit us...More

    Thaproban Beach House
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 81 - US$ 209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 83
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
    • Also Known As
    • Unawatuna Beach Hotel Unawatuna ,
    • Unawatuna Beach Resort
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    Tony R
    4 February 2017|
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    Response from teachingtravels15-17 | Reviewed this property |
    The snorkeling at Unawatuna is not horrible. At least not for this novice and his family. You can book a boat for about 40$ for three hours. This included equipment for 2 adults and 2 children. I think the going rate is 15... More
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    Tony R
    19 November 2016|
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    Response from OriginalPaloma | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Tony, We have triple rooms. Please call the hotel direct on +94 91 223 22 47
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    "The rooms overlooking the vermilion pool are very spacious"
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    "There are basically no sea view rooms,maybe partial sea view."
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    "Best location, Hotel with high standards"
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    "pool side rooms are better than garden rooms"
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