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Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 4 April 2013

Comparing with several others hotels (it's not my 1st time in Sri Lanka), i was pleasently surprise of quality of services, delicious food and great portions for adequate price. Top 5 points you want to come back to this hotel: - the most amazing view in Unawatuna - close enough to the entertainment part of beach, but not to much...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 18 February 2013

Overall, this hotel is a good place to stay but I am sure there are better places in Unawatuna (you just need to book in advance). Advantages - The view is amazing because the hotel is literally located on the beach. - You can have breakfast, lunch and beers while lying on the sunbeds. - The sea is clear and...

Thank roulie
Reviewed 26 January 2013 via mobile

Banana Garden Restaurant and hotel seemed to be a new spot. Not all light fixtures and decorations are in place but the rooms are large, clean and surprisingly quiet (despite its distance to the main road). We were on third floor and really enjoyed our view to the ocean. Rooms were nice too (no AC). We very much enjoyed our...

1Thank abfob
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 January 2013

I was here in March & April of 2012. My rating is for the restaurant that is on the bottom floor & the beach. I have to say the food and the service were fantastic. The staff made me feel at home, & were very attentive. We ended up skipping the meals at our hotel, & eating mostly here. I...

Thank JHT2013
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Reviewed 2 January 2013

their management doesn't take any liability of their services . always trying to combat with the customers . now i know my decision was to go for this place was a terrible mistake . stay at a colombo hotel and go for galle is much much better bec u got a highway road . you can reach to galle within...

1Thank ruchi p
Oslo, Norway
Reviewed 11 December 2012

A nice place to stay for a day or two. We was staying there for one night. The room was small, the aircondition was partly out of order, There was a fan in the roof, an a refrigerator at the room, so it was ok. The best with this place is the location. Directly at the beach. But be aware...

1Thank Geir S
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 9 December 2012

Great place to stay. We had a room that was literally on the beach, which was amazing. It was the perfect start to our week on the south coast. The rooms don’t include breakfast, unlike many others stays in Sri Lanka, so be conscious of that; however, it didn’t matter as we found a very cheap and delicious rotti place...

1Thank jodieodea
San Francisco, California
Reviewed 3 December 2012

Stayed here 2 nights, reception did the old switch-a-roo on the room shown (suddenly it was booked), so we were stuck with a lower room, and literally had to walk through the water to get onto the stairs. The upper rooms with balconies and space for chairs are better. Our room bordered the restaurant as well as the storage room...

Thank Bob F
Reviewed 10 June 2012 via mobile

So fist off the beach! If ur looking to get drunk with tatto british thugs on a dirty badly managed beach this is the place for you! Non authentic sri lankin beach and very over rated and over priced hotels! Hotel: located 20 meters from the big night club, right on the main road so forget about a good rest!...

Thank Filoup1
Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 4 June 2012

the deviled pork with red rice is worth a try ! portions are huge so i'd say 2 can share one easily but again depends on your appetite. the arrack cocktail was gorgeous as well. lovely service and my husband and i had a nice romantic dinner by the beach we took a look at the rooms and found them...

Thank Laila Z

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Address: Galle - Matara Road, Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range: RM161 - RM259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Banana Garden 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Dont go thereeeeeeee”
 of 5 bubbles LidiaGallardo, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“prawns are really good”
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 of 5 bubbles kasun005, 7 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Check bathroom and wardrobe first”
 of 5 bubbles mytripsh, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Impossible, since the pictures of the rooms are not correct and they never seem to have enough rooms available, you get what they have that very moment.”
 of 5 bubbles PedroArena, 4 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Seaview is beautiful and romantic but believe it or not we couldn't sleep cause the sea was very stormy and loud”
 of 5 bubbles Chris8284, 22 Aug 2014 | Read review
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