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Drifters Hotel and Beach Restaurant

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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good28%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“the owner”(49 reviews)
“seafront room”(3 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

The good: my room had a balcony overlooking the beach - great place to chill on the comfy chairs. Pool area, while small, is nice. Staff were very nice. Beds reasonably comfortable. Location is close to restaurants, fun bar (Vibration on Fri night) etc.. The...More

Thank particle_bored
Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night and mostly just to sleep after a party so, it ticked all the basic boxes. Comfortable beds and good shower. The sheets need an overhaul. Although there's a fridge, the room could use a small kettle for guests to make their own...More

2  Thank ShiromiL
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for a night at the beach front. While the rooms and amenities are modest for the price we pay, the staff were very friendly and the hospitality we experienced was really good. What the rooms lacked for the price, they cover it up...More

Thank Anashwar
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Staff were very friendly.Beach was good.Pool is weak.Bathroom was very small.Breakfast is poor.We later figured out that it was expensive compared to the nearby hotels.I should say it is the best internet hotel in that area.

Thank SerdarHasturk
Reviewed 26 January 2018

Don,t go to Hikkaduwa if you are looking for luxury or sophistication. For a laid- back relaxing couple of weeks it was great. Try the Rotty Stop for a really cheap meal. You can travel anywhere very cheaply in a Tuk Tuk. (Three wheeled taxi...More

1  Thank Richard312
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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Beachfront
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Free Parking
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#8 Family Hotel in Hikkaduwa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$25 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Style
#1 Best Value Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#4 Romantic Hotel in Hikkaduwa
#8 Family Hotel in Hikkaduwa
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (199)
Room & Suite (56)
Pool & Beach (44)
Dining (10)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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yomnahassan
22 July 2017|
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Response from DriftersHotel | Property representative |
No, there is one pool shared by all guests
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yomnahassan
22 July 2017|
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Response from Melissa H | Reviewed this property |
No, there was only a shared pool.
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Darshana_LGT
31 January 2017|
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Response from DriftersHotel | Property representative |
can you please contact the hotel directly (contact information is on our website) to discuss
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Room Tips
"Deluxe Double Room with Balcony and Sea View... great place to read and chill, ponder your life whilst..."
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"Sea view rooms!"
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"sea front room, pool view"
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"Sea Front Deluxe room"
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