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    Buckingham Place

    Wellawathugoda Road, Rekawa, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
    011 94 47 3 489447
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    Reviewed 27 February 2015

    We stayed 4 nights at Buckingham Place as guests of Nick Buckingham, the designer and proprietor of the property. We loved our villa down below, overlooking the lagoon and a lush green expanse of nature where we saw monkeys & exotic birds in the trees...More

    1  Thank LivninCA
    Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 11 March 2015

    I’m delighted you loved your stay and thank you very much indeed for sharing the happy experience. Your comprehensive review is fabulous to say the least - your compliments humbling, I really do hope you make it back one, we’ll certainly be ready to host...More

    Reviewed 25 February 2015

    Staying here was the highlight of our honeymoon. We could only stay for one night as we were on a whistle-stop tour of Sri Lanka but wow what an experience. Nothing was too much trouble for our host Nick and his warm and welcoming staff....More

    Thank Eggletok
    Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 26 February 2015

    Thank you very much for stopping off at 'Honeymoon Heaven' on your way around the island, I’m really very happy to read of your magical time with us and reply with humble thanks for sharing your experience. We’d rather you’d stayed longer of course and...More

    Reviewed 24 February 2015 via mobile

    Stayed for 2 nights near the end of a whirlwind trip of Sri Lanka. A tranquil oasis set between the lagoon and a beautiful (but rough) beach, we recharged our batteries and were extremely sad to be leaving. Yes the price is a bit punchy...More

    1  Thank Kiwimeerkat
    Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 26 February 2015

    For the second time today I find myself replying to guests who wished they’d stayed longer! I do wish I could find ways to communicate this to a wider audience as, it usually is the case (I’m sad to say) that guests leave reluctantly and,...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2015

    This hotel certainly ranks as one of the finest places I have ever stayed in. Set in a beautiful location in southern Sri-Lanka the hotel blends into its environment. Not only is it environmentally sensitive but it also gives back to the local community by...More

    Thank Dave F
    Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 26 February 2015

    Thank you for coming to stay and for sharing your experience in such a helpful and delightful manner. Your review, whilst mostly, kindly praising the hotel and all of us, provides extra useful information for fellow travelers. I think you may be the first of...More

    Reviewed 23 February 2015

    I've done a lot of travel, stayed in a lot of very nice places and read a lot of reviews. Nick's place is the real deal. One of the nicest places we've every stayed. Great location on a spit of forested land between the ocean...More

    Thank RoadWarrier99999
    Response from Buckinghamplace, Owner at Buckingham PlaceResponded 26 February 2015

    Thank you, to receive so many wonderful plaudits (especially, ‘one of the nicest places we’ve ever stayed’) from a Top Contributor is, I assure you, most welcome, as is the news that there'll be ‘a next time’. I remember your stay as short but sweet...More

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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Concierge
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$185 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 16
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Tangalle >
    • Netolpitiya >
    • Rekawa
    • Also Known As
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    Madusha D
    30 May 2017|
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    Response from Jane R | Reviewed this property |
    The beach is not private but is very quiet. There are no loungers from hotel but you cannot swim in this part of the ocean.
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    Ljenkins37
    22 February 2017|
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    Response from Buckinghamplace | Property representative |
    Dear Lisa, Thank you for your interest in coming to stay with us and happily answer your questions as follows; yes, we can suggest alternatives to our restaurant and do so based on positive feedback from guests. There are... More
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    BOSS6
    26 January 2017|
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    Response from Buckinghamplace | Property representative |
    Dear Debbie, Thank you for your email, interest in coming to stay with us. My sincere apologies for the delay in response, I happily answer to your question as follows; With regards your anniversary; we can obviously do... More
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    "Try for a a room with a lagoon view, but all rooms have a peak of the jungle and lagoon"
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