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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

The the friend shrimp and friend calamari plates were really good, but the drinks were unsatisfactory. The bathrooms are unappealing and as well as the bar station. However, it is such a perfect location to the beach. The staff was nice and attentive. It's not fancy, but it's good.

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Thank Alicia S
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were dining there for one evening. We ordered fried Rice and a steak with mashed potatos. Although the mashed potatos didn't come, the food was generally okay, but nothing special. It was all very cheap!

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Thank Karoline K
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Stayed there for a day and night; my interest was to roam around Galle and adjacent beaches therefore didin't stay in the place much except for the night. Room is Ok; washroom is average, clean enough to bathe and bar dingy with a strange smell. Otherwise excellent view and awesome beach view AND wifi available :)

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Thank Saad M
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4 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Good service good food. Relaxing. Good taste. The hookah was okay. Relaxing place with a great beach view. Safe. Getting into the water is very refreshing. We spent the full day here from lunch till it got dark. Not a party place

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Thank Kreena S
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for a few nights and spent more than a few eating and drinking here while hanging around Galle. Loved this place, great food, cool staff. Nice clean comfy rooms and I was staying with a germophobe!

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Thank Leigh A
2 reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I went to eat at this restaurant falsely assuming that the food in the many beachfront cafés at Unawatuna Beach would be largely similar, I was wrong. The grumpy waiter who served me informed me that my first choice of food and drink were both unavailable, my second choice of meal turned out to be mediocre but vastly overpriced. The... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We were 5 friends. Stay in 2 bed room apartment. Huge Beds. Very comfortable. Nice Food. Very Close to the Ocean. Very Nice staff. Very Help full. They have dinner night at every Fiday Only problem is Weak Air Conditioner.

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Thank AmalKing
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6 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Restaurant was good with nice beach but room wasn't. My room was room no 1 and there were no curtains for windows, after i complained, they coverd the window with a towel. Bathroom drain was stucked and when taking a shower water is filling and not draining properly. There were no TV, drinking water and cups.

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Thank KasunPolgampala
Budaiya, Bahrain
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Service was dreadful, eventually got the drinks, but only half, ie Vodka and forgot the coke was quicker to go to the bar to fetch it....food was dreadful and brought the main courses before clearing the starter plates/dishes... didn't seem to get that you cant keep plonking stuff on the table... don't bother pop down the road to Kingfisher ..

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Thank Sharon H
San Diego, California
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117 reviews
18 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Great restaurant overlooks the Unawatuna beach. Wide selection of food on their menu and fruit juices, lassi, and more but they don't have booze on their menu. Had seafood pasta and it's yummy! Lime and pineapple juice tastes just right and nice on a hot sunny day at the beach.

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Thank Chris P

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  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Happy Banana

Address: Yaddehimulla Road, Unawatuna, Galle 80600, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Number of rooms: 12
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“Ask for room with air-con; can't survive without it”
 of 5 bubbles 929saadm, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Two Bedroom Apartment 12000 LKR worth”
 of 5 bubbles AmalKing, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are equal. if you are with family chose the family room that has 2 large double beds.”
 of 5 bubbles 429channab, 17 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Not suitable for overnight stay”
 of 5 bubbles Kum_17, 10 May 2015 | Read review
“Room 8 is the best”
 of 5 bubbles d0rsm, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
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