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    Calamander Unawatuna Beach

    Parangiyawatta, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
    011 94 91 4 384545
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    Overview
    • Excellent29%
    • Very good38%
    • Average18%
    • Poor8%
    • Terrible7%
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    “glass pool” (7 reviews)
    “luxury room” (17 reviews)
    “junior suite” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
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    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Cantaloupe Levels
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    720 reviews
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    #13 of 33 hotels in Unawatuna
     
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    Reviewed 14 January 2016

    not what it is maybe 1.5 star old dirty bed with worn spring mush have bribed to get a 4 star changed name for the same reason misleading all the way staff very rude manager wanted extra payment for upgrading to 2 star but had...More

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    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 4 February 2016

    Dear Guest, You made two room bookings through your travel agent. You requested two deluxe rooms and because you told us you were coming as a family, we designated one of our family suites, rooms 111 and 112, which has interconnecting doors. Both rooms have...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2016

    We spent 6 nights between Christmas and New Year at the hotel. The employees are very friendly and always smiling. The hotel is the most "resort like" hotel in Unawatuna. Nice pool, good food and a cool bar where you can find shadow and listen...More

    Thank Skovmose
    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 14 January 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to review your stay at Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We are very pleased that you enjoyed our pools and bar and that you had good food during your Christmas and New Year stay. We most sincerely...More

    Reviewed 13 January 2016

    Good place away from City Pollution. Quiet and good place for weekends just don't forget to leave all your gadgets home and enjoy the weekends with all water sports. Staff very friendly. Food is very good and tasty.More

    Thank mishrarohit9
    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts (pvt) L at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 14 January 2016

    Dear Guest, We are absolutely delighted to receive such a positive and up beat review of our hotel, Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We pride ourselves in being the place on the South coast, where you can relax and chill out in a clean and safe environment,...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

    Its a sunny a day when me and my friends visited the hotel to spend the Day on New Year. The beach was calm and the place was less crowded than expected. The staff gave us a warm welcome when we arrived to the hotel....More

    Thank Malintha P
    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach (pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 15 January 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for taking the time to review and make observations regarding our operation and ambience of Calamander Unawatuna Beach. We apologise for the oversight regarding our welcome drink. And the problems that you received regarding the provision of the drinking...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

    Great resort along the beach of Unawatuna. Big spacious room with even bigger bathroom completely fitted with even a 2p jacuzzi. Two nice swimming pools. A very good restaurant. Friendly staff. A great stay to relax after a trip threw Sri Lanka. No need for...More

    Thank 188575Peter
    Response from OriginalPaloma, Director, Unawatuna Beach Resorts,(pvt) Ltd at Calamander Unawatuna BeachResponded 15 January 2016

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for giving us such a great review! Kind regards, Miss Paloma Scott

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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$95 - US$330 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Luxury Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #9 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
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    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
    • Also Known As
    • Unawatuna Beach Hotel Unawatuna ,
    • Unawatuna Beach Resort
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    Tony R
    4 February 2017|
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    Response from teachingtravels15-17 | Reviewed this property |
    The snorkeling at Unawatuna is not horrible. At least not for this novice and his family. You can book a boat for about 40$ for three hours. This included equipment for 2 adults and 2 children. I think the going rate is 15... More
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    19 November 2016|
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    Response from OriginalPaloma | Property representative |
    Dear Mr Tony, We have triple rooms. Please call the hotel direct on +94 91 223 22 47
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