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Black Beauty Guesthouse

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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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“swimming pool”(11 reviews)
“top floor”(9 reviews)
“mosquito net”(8 reviews)
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Reviewed 19 September 2013

This place is overpriced for what you get, which is backpacker style small rooms which smell really damp. We came from Mirissa where we had a luxurious room for $40 to Unawatuna paying $50 for the above. We had booked a twin room and what...More

1  Thank Takemeaway01
Response from brittawegner, Manager at Black Beauty GuesthouseResponded 20 September 2013

Dear valued guest, thank you for your review on trip advisor. I feel sorry, that you have not been satisfied with your room. Usually, if we are informed by our guests, we try to change the room or, if the bed is too small we...More

Reviewed 5 September 2013

We had our last days in sri lanka at the blackbeauty guesthouse, for 3 nights and it was the best for the end. The guesthouse is not on the beach but not so far and with a clean and nice pool to relax. Service there...More

1  Thank camille h
Reviewed 13 August 2013

We stayed for 5 nights at Black Beauty and enjoyed the wonderful garden, the pool and the quiet location in Unawatuna. The staff and the owners were very friendly. The rooms are rather small, but the restaurant, the porches and the lovely garden absolutely make...More

2  Thank annabak
Reviewed 14 July 2013

I stayed here for 3 nights and would definitely give the staff 5 stars - they were polite, friendly, helpful and nothing was too much trouble. The rooms were OK, although the first room I was shown (on the first floor) was definitely not worth...More

Thank Smartej
Response from brittawegner, Manager at Black Beauty GuesthouseResponded 19 July 2013

Dear Valued Guest, thank you for your review. I will let my staff know that you have been satisfied with their service. I am also glad that they showed you an alternative room and will inform the staff that they check the linen again. Our...More

Reviewed 8 July 2013

Black Beauty Guesthouse is great little place barely 100yds from the sea. The rooms are basic but comfortable with fans and aircon and the beds have mosquito nets. I have seen other reviews that say the rooms are a bit musty but in a country...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Restaurant
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
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Price range
US$23 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$23 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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morrisdancer19
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Response from BrittaBlackBeauty | Property representative |
Dear Valued Guest, from the air port to Black Beauty it takes about two hours. If we pick up our guests from the airport the driver uses the high way to come down to the south coast. Best regards, Britta, Black Beauty Team... More
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"ocean view room"
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"Pay a bit more and stay somewhere else."
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"Grab a room on the ground floor below the terrace restaurant"
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"I recommend the second floor, very calm"
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