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Rochdale, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the main road guests enter by what is the rear of the hotel, and looks very unprepossessing. However the room to which we were shown was a chalet no more than 25 yards from the beach. The chalet had one main room with a huge double bed and mosquito net. It was air conditioned and had a ceiling fan....

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Nummela, Finland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is situated in the east end of the beach which is quiet and clean. The view from the balcony was fantastic! Good breakfast with fresh fruit, natural yoghurt, eggs, sausages, hoppers, bread and jam. Most of the staff is very friendly. Clean rooms, both AC and fan to choose from. The shower was a bit lazy and the...

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Reviewed 8 February 2017

The resort is situated on the bay between Weligama e Mirissa, concerned in a structure surrounded by the palms with direct access to the sea. The bedrooms are large with king size canopy bed, and a refurnished bathroom. The breakfast is good always with fresh fruit avaible. The sea in front of the resort is not the best of the...

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Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Friendly people, affordable, nice beach, good breakfast buffet. Not very far to Mirissa or Matara. We had a good time at Jagabay and prolonged our stay with a couple of days, which was no problem. Could easily stay there again.

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Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Me, my wife and son just concluded a two night stay at Jagabay Resort. Pros: - you're right on the beach, easy access. - chill atmosphere. Cons: - low quality meals (you'll want to eat elsewhere, especially breakfast - it's the same every day). - Lethargic service. Kusan (sp) the floor manager is awesome (very helpful) but most of the...

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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

The hotel looked like a construction site, the promised pool was cluttered with laundry and had no place for sun beds, the TV had no channels, the staff looks very tired and most don't even give you a smile. The breakfast is very good and the food as well, but the service is so low so we choosed to eat...

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Stayed 4 nights with my mum and brothers - for my birthday. Cannot fault the location- right on the beach, the rooms are basic but clean and the owners and cleaning staff were also friendly. Unfortunately not much else positive to say. The hotel has a pool - for children! It is a kiddies' pool, with the water up to...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 19 December 2016

set somewhere (i imagine) near the border of Mirissa and Weligama, Jagabay is situated in a very quiet spot - aside from the occasional train passing, but its on the other (inland) side of the road, and the crazy Sri Lankan buses zooming by. but being quiet means theres not much places to walk to nearby, except for the other...

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Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg City, Russia
Reviewed 15 November 2016

It has everything, what you need for surfing holidays - surf station nearby, good room cleaning, rooms choice, full breakfast, clean beach and hotal's territory. Prices could be lower, but, comparing to some near hotels are ok. Location is far from busy Weligama, but good for sport and relax.

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Arnhem
Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel is situatiekaart the beach. You can walk into the sep without a problem. Dont go there of you hate dogs, because they are all over the place. The rooms are big, the beds are good. You can hear the surf everywhere, so you will sleep well. They serve a real nice breakfast with lots of fruits and of...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Jagabay Resort

Address: Pelena, Weligama, Matara 81700, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Matara > Weligama
Price Range: RM133 - RM345 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Jagabay Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“We had Room 14 which was excellent”
  • This was Room 14 - about 25 yards from the beach.
 of 5 bubbles AlanReeve, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Best views probably from the second floor (room nr 44 very good!)”
 of 5 bubbles Aleksandra_FI, 3 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Choose a standard room with sea view”
 of 5 bubbles Jbug2576, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“deluxe sea facing rooms are worlds apart from standard garden rooms. Also less mozzies due to the higher floors and sea breeze.”
 of 5 bubbles gilesraquiza, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“ocean view!”
 of 5 bubbles 358annas, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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