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    Rockside Cabanas Hotel

    668 Matara Road | Mihiripenna / Thalpe, Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 22 April 2016

    After traveling through Sri Lanka for a while it was a great place to relax and chill out. The hotel is very clean and tidy. Wifi works in most areas of the hotel - including the garden area. The view on the ocean is fantastic....More

    Thank Michael H
    Reviewed 18 April 2016

    We stayed at Rockside Cabannas for 20 nights and have just returned on the 17th of April. This is our review. We arrived early on our first day and after a very efficient airport pickup we were delivered inside the premises at midday, we knew...More

    1  Thank cmclean_15
    Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

    Stayed here for one night in mid April , wanted to extended one more night , but had a v bad experience and was more then happy to leave the place . Possibly the most rude and cold staff in the hospitality industry . Owned...More

    2  Thank sauraj_24
    Response from Renate K, Manager at Rockside Cabanas HotelResponded 4 October 2016

    Sorry, but nothing to reply!! SPEEKLESS!!

    Reviewed 5 April 2016

    We were staying there in a beautiful appartment, very clean and spacious. The hotel is right next to the beach, has a nice garden and is the perfect place to relax. It has a nice restaurant with great food and outdoor seating with view on...More

    1  Thank ECCMR
    Reviewed 27 March 2016

    We spent 7 nights in march 2016 in cabana 1. The staff was very friendly and the food very delicious, we have to say an outstanding service. The well taken garden and the beach nearby (only a few steps to go) made our first days...More

    1  Thank Arnold_Gabi
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$43 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
    • Also Known As
    • Rockside Cabanas Hotel Unawatuna
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    thijsvanschadewijk
    25 May 2015|
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    Response from Renate K | Property representative |
    There is a bath possible in front of our ROCKSIDE CABANAS HOTEL because this area is protected from a reef. At othe beaches can be dangerous because the sea can be rough.
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    Anu K
    29 July 2014|
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    Response from Renate K | Property representative |
    Yes, on request!! 70 Euro one way for two person include laguage in an AC car. It takes around 2 to 3 hours depending on the trafic. Regards Your ROCKSIDE CABANAS HOTEL Service and Booking Team
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    "cabanas are independant suites, rooms are large and comfortable with colonial wooden furniture"
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    "If you feel the heat choose an apartment & not a cabana"
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    "Cabannas were great"
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    "People who have a light sleeper better take a cabana in the back or an appartement."
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