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Reviewed 31 August 2015

As a family of four we were accommodated in the rear room attached to the main house overlooking the jungle garden. The accommodation was simple and met our needs with an excellent breakfast served in the main house. From our covered veranda we saw peacocks,...More

Thank onearchiegemmell
Response from Asoka_una, Owner at Home Stay StrandResponded 21 December 2015

Thank you for your kind review and are happy you enjoyed your stay with us. Mike was pleased with your comment. lol! Thanks for posting your photos.

Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

Home stay strand is perfectly situated. Very close to the beach and bars, but in a large garden that provides a calm and relaxed atmosphere. Everybody in the homestay will do their upmost to make you feel comfortable. It's been said before, but it is...More

Thank Harm H
Response from Asoka_una, Owner at Home Stay StrandResponded 21 December 2015

Wow! Many thanks for your wonderful review. We hope you will be back for a longer stay. thanks

Reviewed 19 August 2015

It was my 3rd time in Unawatuna and staying at Asoka his place simply feels like 'home'.. I think I do not have to say more after three times... :) We stayed in the Nest. A nice room, situated in the main building, with a...More

Thank T T
Response from Asoka_una, Owner at Home Stay StrandResponded 21 December 2015

Thanks for your great review, we sure hope there will be a fourth visit in the coming New Year. My greetz to your Mom & Dad.

Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

Home Stay Strand is a beautiful tropical oasis tucked in behind Unawatuna Beach. We had the pleasure of staying with Asoka and his family and it is one of the most memorable places we have ever stayed. Asoka is a kind and hospitable man who...More

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Response from gr8asoka, Owner at Home Stay StrandResponded 8 June 2015

It was nice to hear from you again after your travels. We really enjoyed your company and I am thankful for your all star Review. Thanks for the invitation to visit but NZ is in the other coner of the world, but we hope you...More

Reviewed 25 March 2015

we had a nice room with a veranda overlooking the jungle-like part of the garden including monkeys squirrels and a lot of different birds. The rest of the garden is also very beautiful with a lot of different plants and a lot of flowers. The...More

Thank Frank v
Response from gr8asoka, Owner at Home Stay StrandResponded 8 June 2015

Thank you for the 5 Star review, we are happy to tell you reviews like yours help us bag the "C of E" for the second year in succession. We are happy you enjoyed your stay with us.

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