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    SANKAREST Villa

    Paratharakaya, Nape, Kosgoda 5, Sri Lanka
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    05/11/2017 06/11/2017
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    • Very good4%
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    “sanka rest” (13 reviews)
    “curries” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
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    Business Centre
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 91 reviews

    Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

    Our family of 5 spent 7 nights at Sanka Rest and wish it was longer! We felt so welcome right from the start being greeted with coconuts and flower garlands. The food was incredible every night and morning and it was great to try lots...More

    1  Thank NJFVC
    Response from Koni21, Owner at SANKAREST VillaResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for taking time to review us so beautifully. We enjoyed the stay with you and your family very much. To feel that our home is becoming a home for our guests makes us very happy. All the the best to all...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2017

    Sankarest is a real gem and we can highly recommend it. This place and the hosts are absolutely amazing! We stayed fifteen days at Sankarest and had again a wonderful experience (since 2010 we have stayed there five times). Sanka, the owner’s son, picked us...More

    3  Thank BernieNDB
    Response from Koni21, Owner at SANKAREST VillaResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for taking time to write such an excellent review for us. You made us so happy and we enjoyed the time together. Guests who become friends are our greatest reward. I think it is no longer self-evident that guests are coming again and...More

    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    This place is a little gem! It was rather difficult to find when on public transport but once I found it, everything was incredible. I was the only guest so was like my own private villa. The rooms were large with fantastic outside areas, clean...More

    2  Thank NXS2014
    Response from Koni21, Owner at SANKAREST VillaResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for taking time to review us so nicely. We enjoyed your stay very much. We wish you all the best.

    Reviewed 6 May 2017

    We stayed in Sanka rest last couple of days and it was absolutely fantastic. Sanka, Koni , Sunitha, and Indika tried their level best to make our holiday memorable and we had an excellent holiday with this family. Sunita is the best cook so far...More

    1  Thank Sue1114
    Response from Koni21, Owner at SANKAREST VillaResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for taking time to write so warm words about our place. It fills our hearts with great pleasure to feel the satisfaction of our guests. All the best to you,

    Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

    We stayed here 3 nights before returning to the UK. It is a beautiful villa and the garden kept me occupied for ages taking photos :) The hosts were friendly and helpful, the food smelt divine (we couldn't partake as we're mid fast but I...More

    Thank Kataki J
    Response from Koni21, Owner at SANKAREST VillaResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for reviewing us. We was very satisfied that you really could relax at our place and fill up new forces. We wish you all the best.

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    About
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • US$36 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Kosgoda
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    Traveller (153)
    Pool & Beach (33)
    Room & Suite (18)
    Dining (11)
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    Room Tips
    "1st floorrooms (2)are better,but the one groundfloor is great. all big,quiet,well furnished, very cleanand..."
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    "Close to the beach were sea turtles come up in the night and lay eggs!"
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    "Either of the upstairs rooms are good."
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    "first floor"
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