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Dickwella Resort & Spa

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Dickwella My wife and I booked to stay at the Dickwella resort for two nights because of its location. We were travelling around Sri Lanka by car and wanted to experience the south coast area. The resort location is spectacular, occupying a small headland with palm tree littered, coved beaches both sides, which is typical of this region. One beach...

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Mick, Greetings from Dickwella Resort and Spa! Thank you very much for leaving such a lovely review following your fantastic holiday with us. I am glad you and your Spouse had a great time in Dickwella Resort. We appreciate your kind words and thank you for recognizing the efforts from our team to make your stay pleasant. I will...

Beruwala, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

This was the first time I went after the refurbishment and the hotel looks fabulous ... The service provided is superb and the available facilities have upgraded as well.. Staff was very helpful and hospitable .. Can't wAit to go again !! The hotel standards have improved as well.. My family and I were extremely happy as we were well...

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from Dickwella Resort and Spa! We would like to thank you for posting such a kind review of Dickwella Resort, We are happy to hear that we were able to meet your expectations and that your recommendation of perceiving the upgrades after the refurbishment. I well noted your nice comments about our staff and will be...

Reviewed 25 May 2016

According to my experience the accommodation was super but when it comes to food, very few range of selection and we found some spoiled fruits in dessert section. The swimming pool is super fantastic filled with salty water from sea. my child got sick due to spoiled food.

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Prabodha, Greetings from Dickwella Resort! Thank you for sharing your review about your wonderful experience here in Dickwella Resort and its splendid location. It is such a pleasure to know that you enjoyed your stay with us except for the food issue. We would like to apologize for the inconvenience occurred to you child during you stay, and at...

Spreitenbach, Switzerland
Reviewed 13 May 2016 via mobile

Location is top.We enjoy staying here having served quality food. Hotel has only couple of guest during the off season but the selection of food is acceptable and good.We had delicious Sri lanken food here many times. Service could have been better!!! Bed is too high room is specious and clean.

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Hajreen, Thank you for choosing Dickwella Resort as your Sri Lanka destination! It is a great pleasure to read your review with such positive feedback of the resort and its location including the service of quality food, however on your point of view of the service at restaurant, we have well noted and looking forward to improve on them....

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Paid over $120 per night... Not worth the price for the service and food provided. Can definitely improve on food and service. They should have provided a much better room for the price charged per night, they had many options available. The beach area was nice and clean. Have good views. The pool however was small. The water in the...

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to write such a detail review about your recent stay at Dickwella Resort. We have well noted all your comments and taken with my team into consideration of all what was mentioned. However we are not very clear on the rate matter which is mentioned, hope this may have to do...

Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

Beautiful place, nice ocean views, friendly staff, the rooms are decent. At this hotel now a few people, because the hotel saves on food and on quality.All that was delicious was unavailable to us. It is unfortunate that a bad impression((((

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Squseva, Greetings from Dickwella Resort & Spa. Thank you for your lovely review post in Trip Advisor. I have shared your words of appreciation with the entire team at the resort and they are happy to have received the same. I have well noted your comments on food factor and taken to our consideration! We look forward to welcoming...

Colombo
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Stayed 2 nights with Parents, Aunt, Uncle , Bro n Family. Loved the ocation....soooo beautiful. The best experience was having our meals on the balcony overlooking the rock pools and the sea with the waves crashing. The 1st time I saw this, it took my breath away. The waiters are evry friendly and helpful. My Aunt n Uncle loved the...

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Warm greetings from Dickwella Resort! Thank you for taking the time to share your wonderful review on TripAdvisor! I am pleased to read that you had a wonderful holiday and enjoyed our stunning view of the Indian Ocean. Our entire F & B team was thrilled to hear about your wonderful comments regarding their services and I...

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 3 May 2016

My 3rd time at Dickwella, Love the place, has the friendliest staff ever. Again great place great food with a supper buffet and many choices. Even our daughter who is hard to feed liked the food. Family had a great time. We shall be back. .

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Ananada, Greetings from Dickwella Resort! I am thrilled to learn that you had such a wonderful time with us and I really appreciate that you took the time to write about our service and facilities in such a positive way. Your kind words regarding the friendly service of our team are greatly appreciated and I look forward to sharing...

Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 27 April 2016

The food is tasty. F & B chef and the staff were very helpful and friendly. The environment is beautiful and the pool is quite awesome. We got a delicious pizza and my brother and I enjoyed it.We enjoyed our vacation staying here.

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear James, Thank you for choosing Dickwella Resort as your destination and holiday ! It is a great pleasure to read your review with such positive feedback! Be sure that your comments will be share with our teams. We hope to welcome you soon again, Warm Regards, Gerard Fernando

Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 24 April 2016

You can use Southern Expressway till Matara then take normal road to this hotel which is 20km away from Matara. There is no sign board with name of the hotel for you to locate so use google maps or need some assistance when you reach near Dickwella area to locate the place. They have medium size parking which is safe...

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Dexton Gerard F, Front Office Manager at Dickwella Resort & Spa, responded to this review

Dear Kavinga, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay at Dickwella Resort, We are pleased to read that you had a memorable experience and that you enjoyed your room and the activities with our impressive location of south of Sri Lanka. We are pleased to read that our staff together has met your requirement and delivered great...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dickwella Resort is located on a small peninsula embraced by the most beautiful part of the Indian Ocean and intertwined with a myriad of topical flowers and vegetation. Our Resort consists of three different kinds of Bars and Restaurants. Our guestrooms have Sri Lankan style furnishings and a sea view. We offer fresh sea water swimming pool, Jacuzzi, private beach, Spa, diving, canoeing, snorkeling and excursions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dickwella Resort & Spa

Address: Dickwella Beach | Batheegama, Dikwella 81200, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Dikwella
Price Range: RM384 - RM854 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Dickwella Resort & Spa 5*
Number of rooms: 76
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Also Known As:
Dickwella Hotel Dikwella
Dickwella Hotel Tangalle
Dickwella Resort Tangalle
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“Rooms are on upstairs in front of the pool and sea is nice”
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“food is extremely expensive and no much items in the menu”
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