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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have just had the nicest 3 days staying at The Secret Guesthouse. It's a really lovely little guesthouse down a lane just off the beach road, set in amongst a lovely tropical garden. We had the beautiful villa down the back, which is a whole private house!! It's got everything you could need, including super fast private wifi! The...

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New South Wales, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in The Bungalow for three magical weeks and our visit was absolutely perfect. The Bungalow is well set up with everything one could need, including a washing machine, which was handy for our long stay. It is beautifully decorated and the over-sized veranda was furnished with multiple hammocks, day-beds, lounge chairs where we passed the time playing scrabble...

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Thank Pigott Family A
Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Lovely Place, lovely People. Best stay in Sri Lanka!!! This place is quiet but not far way from the beach and the main road of Mirissa. The rooms are excellent and very clean. The owner family is very kind and helpful. The rooms are faced to a garden and if you decide to have dinner at this place we would...

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Thank Swermi
Woking, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

We only stayed here for one night although we had booked for two. We were coming close to the end of our holiday and felt we were running out of time to fit in the things we still wanted to do so although we enjoyed Mirissa we decided to cut short our stay here. The hotel owner was very understanding...

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The place is located in a beautiful garden, well maintained and clean. You can also order dinner which the host will cook and which is beautifully served in the garden pavilion. Nice terrace where you can relax.

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Thank Simona L
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Beautiful guesthouse situated in a lush garden. The owners are friendly and helpful and the staff always seem to be smiling. It is a happy, peaceful place where you can get away from it all, knowing that the beach and local amenities are just a few minutes walk away. I made use of the adjacent Secret Root Spa, owned by...

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Thank Claire67H
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A beautiful house, super clean and organised rooms. Spacious bathrooms and great attention to detail. We had dinner too - my goodness what great food. When you visit you MUST go for a massage in Secret Root which is run by the same family. Simply amazing - left feeling relaxed and invigorated. Thank you.

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Thank Rob E
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2016

I stayed here with my husband and two sons in April in a family room. The location is great, quietly tucked away from the busy main road through Mirissa, but the beach is just a few minutes' walk away. The guest house gardens are pretty and a pleasant place to eat or sit and read. Beds are comfortable, the room...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

A beautifully-decorated guesthouse in a peaceful setting. The guesthouse owners are lovely, friendly and clearly have a great attention to detail: they seem to have thought of everything you could want (a sense of calm, great food, a powerful shower, wifi etc). Mirissa beach is within easy walking distance but the guesthouse is nicely setback from the main touristy strip....

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 April 2016

An incredibly relaxing, tranquil place, so close to Mirissa's lovely beach but well away from the hustle and bustle and nightlife that might have kept us awake (we're 30 going on 105). We received a lovely welcome from Nittaya and her family, and were extremely comfortable. Breakfasts were delicious, and we had the most fantastic massage at the adjoining spa...

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  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
'the secret' offers three simple yet stylish and comfortable guestrooms, as well as a self-catering bungalow. It is perfectly located for guests wishing to sit back and enjoy the tranquility of Sri Lanka's nature and wildlife whilst remaining within easy walking distance from one of the most beautiful beaches in Sri Lanka. Guests and non-guests welcome to enjoy relaxing and rejuvenating ayurvedic treatments at the guesthouse's tropical day spa, 'Secret Root'. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Secret Guesthouse

Address: Yaddehigodda Wattha | Bandaramulla, Mirissa 81740, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Mirissa
Price Range: RM178 - RM494 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Secret Guesthouse Hotel Mirissa
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“all of them”
 of 5 bubbles leghd, 18 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Our room - in the garden next to reception - was fantastic. I didn't check any others”
 of 5 bubbles waynedaveyuk, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Bungalow is the way to go!”
 of 5 bubbles BRS640, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Double AC room was great”
 of 5 bubbles Y1959SGdenised, 13 May 2015 | Read review
“get the Bungalow or the room with garden view”
 of 5 bubbles PerrineFromSingapore, 2 May 2015 | Read review
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