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    Tartaruga Hotel & Beach Restaurant

    Yaddehimulla | Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    Food at Tartaruga is similar to most on the beach with the pizza, fresh fish and pasta marinara being particularly good. The setting is nice and there is cover if it rains. However what stands out here is the service. All the staff without exception...More

    Thank echokent
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    The team at Tartaruga is very special - we give this place a five star rating. We had lunch here every day for 18 days straight so we know what we are talking about. Charming service, always wonderful and we ate prawns there every day,...More

    Thank Skyflier2222
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I'm writing while I'm in the hotel yet .. Are 6.30 am and we are awake since our room is in the old and ugly area of the hotel .. Justin in front of the kitchen (see the picture!) and they are cooking for the...More

    Thank Italy_FMEL
    Response from neel p, Manager at Tartaruga Hotel & Beach RestaurantResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Sir,Madam Thank you for your valuable time to write us review I would like to come across certain issues frist of all i am extremelysorry you made rooms by bookings family room o that period we have nomore rooms available foryour room category and...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed here for 7 nights to start our vacation. We reaylly enjoyed the location, close to main road, other hotels and restaurants, and right on the beach. Also to see main attractions in the area, Galle Fort, Mirissa and so on. The restaurant had...More

    Thank Hanna_Sandberg
    Response from neel p, Manager at Tartaruga Hotel & Beach RestaurantResponded 2 days ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for your valuable time towrite usreview we are happy note that you are feel comfortable and relax of our location ad also you enjoyed delicious foods.I "ve heard you have encounterd the issue with rooms are small like you mentioned...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Visited this place with bunch of my friends for a party and found it is the best choice we made. The place is located on the beach. There's a pool and a restaurant. The seafood pizza is super here. Even if it is not a...More

    Thank Usha G
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$50 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel Style
    • #14 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
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    Navin M
    28 October 2016|
    Response from Suri221151 | Reviewed this property |
    Yes if you have lunch I am sure if they have a vaccant room one could be given. You could use the changing rooms if you swim. The restaurant is located on the beach.
    Rahul M
    4 April 2016|
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    Response from Manuel d | Reviewed this property |
    the hotel is on the beach. Get a room in the new addition. The old rooms are OK but the new addition rooms are much better.
    Room Tips
    "Opt for a room in the new building. The rooms are much nicer and quieter."
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    "change hotel, they are cheaters"
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    "Seaview rooms 33, 34, 35"
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    "Ground floor is right at the pool which is good for families, right in the path of all traffic from hotel to..."
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