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Moni Guesthouse

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Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

Our stay here was definitely enhanced by Sathesh the hotel manager. He was extremely helpful and went above and beyond his duties. Our stay wouldn't have been as good if it wasn't for him. Location great as right in the middle of passikudah and kalkudah so quick easy access to both beaches.

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Great seafood and a great host. Meet some awesome people and highly recommend. There are two beaches close to the Guesthouse - the Kalkuda Beach is by far the best - lovely deep water to swim in and hardly anyone around. The other beach is crazy busy.

Thank hekelisa
Poole, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Visited as a group, given a spacious room that could accommodate all of us, at a very reasonable rate. Had serval Sri Lankan breakfasts here which were huge and superb as well as an evening meal of prawns, squid, and fish; again reasonable and delicious! Sathesh the owner was a great guy very willing to help and give advise. Plus...

Thank James R
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice and affordable place to stay in the middle of kalkudah and pasakudah! The rooms are what you pay for, but the bed is nice and the fan is working. It is located 3 minutes from kalkudah beach where there are free sun beds and a super dreamy beach. If you walk 10 minutes you will get to pasakudah...

Thank Agnes S
Reviewed 10 July 2016 via mobile

The guesthouse is in a great location, just a short walk to the beach. The rooms are basic but clean. The owner was very helpful and accommodating. My boyfriend and I didn't have a chance to eat dinner there during our stay but the seafood dishes looked amazing. Highly recommended!

Thank Gosia C
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 13 March 2016

We stayed at Moni Guesthouse 6 days and did not want to go - the place is run by very friendly and nice people, who are trying to make your stay as comfortable as possible. It's budget, though clean and quite comfortable place.Their restaurant is great - aks for coconut rotis and fresh fish :) And it's really two minutes...

Thank Kateryna_pro
Paris, France
Reviewed 11 March 2016 via mobile

What can i say? I have never met anyone like sathesh anywhere in sri lanka!!! The absolute boss in these parts! Not only can he get you around the bay but he'll organize anything on the east coast from train to hotels! The guy almost saved my whole departure trip back to colombo! What can i say more? Thank you...

Thank David R
Maribor, Slovenia
Reviewed 28 February 2016

We had great time there, staff are great and helpful, food is fantastic; if you are vegetarian, there's no problem ... they made great meals for us too. Both bays are near, you can have nice walks there ... you've got everything you need there.

Thank Nina A
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

We enjoyed our stay there so much. The breakfast taste very good and it was more than we could eat. The rooms are clean and have each a seperate bathroom, the beds are equipped with mosquito nets. The owners are so friendly and we´ve got very helpful recommendations from they. Thanks a lot!

Thank Stridl
Brussels, Belgium
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Really close from the Beach of Pasikudah, Mini guest house offers a comfortable stay for a really cheap price, rooms are clean and spacious. The staff is attentive and friendly. You Can get Nice breakfast and order some delicious meals (fresh garlic shrimps and fish with rice) that they'll cook just for you and for a really good price. Also...

Thank Margaux D

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Address: Munai Murukan Kovil Road, Kalkudah 30410, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Kalkudah
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“If, for some reason you decide to stay there, try to get the room in the middle on the right, as there's no noise from the place's dining area. Don't believe the owner that one or another room will be yours the next night. He doesn't remember who sleeps where and for how many nights.”
RoiA170, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Choose a room at the back of the property as our room was a little noisier at the front. Yet we still stayed quite happily for 4 nights. The vibe here is so welcoming.”
Ash034, 18 Dec 2013 | Read review
“rooms on the second floor are better than those on the first floor. book in advance and make sure you call the owner in case you are arriving late, so you dont loose your room”
BostonEcuba, 20 Aug 2013 | Read review
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