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La Veranda di Serena

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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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ontheroadagain42929
Wermelskirchen, Germany
2311
Reviewed 3 days agovia mobile
We stayed two nights in the larger room with balcony and sea view. The hotel is direct at the water. Direct means zero meter. Room is nice and clean. Bathroom clean with hot shower. Best and making the difference is having breakfast straight at the water. Breakfast with toast, eggs, fruits and fresh juice plus coffee / tea. We have seen turtles on both days during breakfast and the day. Unawatuna beach starts in 2 min walking distance over Main road. First beach restaurants in 5-8 min walking distance when entering the beach. Bus stop in 50m distance. We would choose the hotel again and highly recommend.
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Response from Chandana G, Owner at La Veranda di Serena
Responded yesterday
Thank you so much your review
Mit485
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
102
Reviewed 1 week agovia mobile
The hotel is nicely tucked away in the eastern corner of Unawatuna beach. Quiet spot yet close to the bars and restaurants. It has, essentially, its own private beach and sun-loungers. We had a great room on the 2nd floor with a balcony overlooking the ocean and from where we saw turtles swimming most mornings.
Chandra, the owner, is very friendly, has perfect English and can arrange any trips out. It’s family run, and I would fully recommend this hotel for any length of stay in Unawatuna.
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wasanthi p
10
Reviewed 27 Sep 2018via mobile
Super view at this hotel great location breakfast was excellent and very friendly staff.i like very much this hotel.i will go back definitely. This is the best place to relax in unawatuna beach. I recommend for anyone this hotel. Thank you so much for the la veranda di serena staff!!
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Response from laveranda s, Owner at La Veranda di Serena
Responded 28 Sep 2018
Thank you so much your review
GlobetrotterNL83
Greater London, United Kingdom
14321
Reviewed 19 Sep 2018
Make sure you book a room with a sea view or else your room will be facing a fairly busy road. The room itself is fairly basic but the bed is comfortable, the shower is good and there is a fan right above the bed as well as air conditioning. The balcony offering a sea view was great and breakfast in the garden was lovely too. From the reception area, you can enjoy a lovely view of the sea too. Unfortunately we weren't lucky enough to see the turtles.
They offered free driver accommodation, but make sure you organise it beforehand as there is only one room.
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areenn1983
Washington DC, District of Columbia
30
Reviewed 20 Aug 2018via mobile
We had a great time during our stay at La Veranda Di Serena. We had welcome drinks waiting for us when we arrived. Chandana and the staff took care of us and provided the best Sri Lankan breakfast we had in the country during our visit— string hoppers, dhal curry, coconut sambol, the works!
The hotel is right on the beach and we could spot a few turtles floating up and down on the water. We also saw quite a few crabs on the beach adjacent to the hotel. The rooms were small and clean but manageable for our one night stay.
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About
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$53 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Unawatuna
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$53 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Unawatuna
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Traveller (130)
Room & Suite (47)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (4)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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grahame56
12 July 2016|
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Response from KristineBOslo | Reviewed this property |
It's a short distance, ten minutes walk along the beach. Or five-ten minutes by road with a tuk-tuk, depending on the traffic. The view is magic, I recommend you to - if U choose this place - to book a room with seaview... More
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Kirk414
15 January 2016|
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Response from David L | Reviewed this property |
Yes they did for us. And very reasonable too. Really nice new minibus - we were there in no time!
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Yes they do offer transfer from/to Colombo. Both ways they charged us U$150
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Room Tips
"Sea view (although they may all be!)"
309annat
22 Apr 2018
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"the room with seaview is really worth it"
wreckeddiverkat
9 Apr 2018
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"Garden side rooms are subject to noise from the road traffic."
enkash
6 Feb 2018
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"We were upstairs and all the upstairs rooms were beautiful that i saw."
44louisel
22 May 2017
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