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Zhytomyr, Ukraine
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice and pleasant small hotel, located not far(around 15 minutes walking) from local market and shopping area. Sand beach with not many people and moderate waves. Small (around 15m long) pool, about 2 m deep from one side and 1m on the other, with warm and clear water. Sunbeds located all over the place with few umbrellas and suspended beds....

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JUCEHotels, Guest Relations Manager at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Hummerok, Thank you for the lovely review. Our staff members always strive to offer their best services to our guests at all times and we are glad that you enjoyed their company and the facilities at our hotel. Thank you for highlighting the areas we could improve on, we will definitely do the needful to enhance these areas. Finally,...

Minsk, Belarus
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

From what I've seen, it's the best hotel in Ambalangoda. The beach is right in the front of it. The only problem is that the ocean is quite rough in this very place, hard to swim. Still, if you don't mind walking, there are more quiet beaches to the left (facing the ocean). They only 5-10 minutes away depending on...

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JUCEHotels, Guest Relations Manager at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Vladimir, Thank you for taking the time to review us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Generally the Ocean in-front of the hotel is quite calm by around this time of the year but there can be a few odd days. And yes, as you have suggested there are some nice places to sea bath all...

Avissawella, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

pictures in the internet and the some reviews in booking.com will deceive you. Seems they only care about foreigners. Locals are not treated well. Food is ok. This hotel ia built for cheap stay foreigners.we found that there were cigarate and buds on the room floor

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JUCEHotels, Director of Sales at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Duminda K, thank you for taking the time to write about us. It's sad to hear that you didnt enjoy your stay with us and we will look into the points which you have highlighted and improve on the same.

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 20 November 2016

Beautiful little boutique hotel off the beaten track in Ambalangoda. Modern updated facilities including roof top bar and beach side swimming pool. Ask for the Sri Lankan Menu. The Chef Saman can make a killer Sri Lankan curry. Pick the ocean view rooms for unobstructed views of the beautiful Indian Ocean.

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JUCEHotels, Director of Sales at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear KanchanaGold, thank you for your glowing review. We hope you will come back and stay with us soon

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The highlights of this hotel are:Beach front, pool, plenty of sunbeds, design concept, lighting system in the room and the speaker. The location doesn't have many attractions such as hotels in Hikka or Galle so it's not a place you'd enjoy for a long holiday. The food could be better and the hotel doesn't allow drinks (alcohol) by the pool,...

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JUCEHotels, Director of Sales at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Cinderssss, thank you for your kind words on JUCE. We have looked into allowing drinks by the pool and now happy to say, we have changed our policy on the same.

Reviewed 6 September 2016

Easily the worst hotel we have been to. Horrible food, bad presentation, bad service, rooms are not cleaned after the previous visitor. You can have better value for money at any other hotel nearby. This hotel is an embarrassing venture for Casa Group.

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JUCEHotels, Director of Sales at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Aathif, thank you for taking the time to review us. The concepts of CASA Colombo Collection and JUCE are completely different where as these're 2 different brands aimed at 2 contrasting segments of the market. CASA is a luxury boutique brand where as JUCE is a more lean luxury brand which is affordable to the mid-ranged traveler as well....

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Me and my husband stayed in this hotel recently, it was only a night experience before we proceed to our next destination.

 The service is excellent compare to the other boutique/budget hotels in Sri Lanka. The hotel manager is very helpful and polite, the other staff were also helpful and trying to engage a conversation with the guests. 
The food...

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JUCEHotels, Director of Sales at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Anu102016, thank you for reviewing us and explaining about your wonderful experience at JUCE. Hope you will come back again for a longer stay to enjoy the property more.

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The review is based on our very recent experience over the weekend at Hotel Juce. We were hosting a foreign friend and chose hotel Juce to spend two nights based on the exceptional reviews and photos on TripAdvisor. Also knowing the hotel comes under the Casa group we had high hopes, we have also seen few friends who have visited...

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JUCEHotels, Director of Sales at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Kishy S, thank you for taking the time to write about your experience at JUCE. It's great to hear that you enjoyed our rooms and we will look at improving on the points which you have noted.

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 31 July 2016

We came across this not so heard hotel on our way to Ambalangoda. But the stay there was unforgettable and enjoyable. The hotel is situated away from the buzz of the town. The adjoining beach was so serene. The rooms were modern and well equipped. We loved the special features of bluetooth speakers and custom ambient light changer! There features...

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JUCEHotels, Director of Sales at JUCE Ambalangoda, responded to this review

Dear Janjeewa, thank you for the amazing review. It's great to hear that you enjoyed your holiday with us. Hope you will come back soon.

Tallinn, Estonia
Reviewed 2 April 2016

Excellent hotel on the beach surrounded by palm trees and a private pool. Comfortable hammocks for relaxing. Clean and secluded beach. Excellent restaurant with good food and friendly prices. Very friendly staff! Many thanks to the main hotel manager. Tirat, guy from the staff, is beyond praise, always willing to help and very attentive! One gentleman from the bodyguard of...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Spa
About the property
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about JUCE Ambalangoda

Address: No. 509 Galle Road, Ambalangoda 80300, Sri Lanka (Formerly Dream Beach Resort)
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Ambalangoda
Price Range: RM190 - RM660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — JUCE Ambalangoda 3*
Number of rooms: 21
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“ocean view room”
 of 5 bubbles KanchanaGold, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Specifically ask for a sea side room, it is a great view”
 of 5 bubbles janjeewa, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“take sea view rooms”
 of 5 bubbles bhava4, 22 Feb 2016 | Read review
“avoid the room by the side of the road if there is choice”
 of 5 bubbles rantuswamy, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“They got sea view and no sea view rooms, so opt for the sea-view room that can accommodate three people easily.”
 of 5 bubbles spsara85, 23 Jan 2016 | Read review
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