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Hotel Goldi Sands

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“sri lanka”(137 reviews)
“great holiday”(17 reviews)
“beach sellers”(21 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Poolside Bar
Concierge
Spa
3 Star Hotel
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| Ethukala, Negombo 11500, Sri Lanka
5.7 miles to Bandaranayake Intl Airport
22 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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All reviewssri lankagreat holidaybeach sellersnice poolsea viewthe general managermins from airportelephant orphanageclean beachoverlooking the beachpalm treeslong flightcurryhalf boardearly checkbuffet stylea la carte menu
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We started our tour of Sri Lanka from this hotel. It was conveniently located not far from Colombo Airport and served as a great overnighter. The rooms were basic, clean and comfortable. Our room had a huge patio that overlooked the sea. We also enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We spent there our first four nights at Sri Lanka, and it was the right choice. Friendly staff, nice and clean room and very delicious food. Over all, the hotel has character; chipmunks at your balcony railing, man that is picking up nectar from the...More

Thank Sára V
Response from goldiNegombo, General Manager at Hotel Goldi SandsResponded 6 days ago

Ayubowan!! Thank you so much for your lovely comment and we were happy to read your review and find that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you find the staff are friendly. Please do visit us again and we assure you of our...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would like to review this hotel in a slightly different manner. In fact, to be blunt, this is an edited version of an earlier review that was not quite as positive. Having spent almost a week in this hotel, I can confidently say they...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice hotel,clean rooms and pool. Food was good, but we do recommend a short tuk -tuk ride to Prego's for superb Italian food for those who prefer european after weeks with curry. Special thanks to Nishadi (guest relations officer) for excellent service!

Thank hahoff
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Hotel has everything. The staff are excellent. But it lacks that attraction for a repeat visit. A complete Hotel. They are adding another wing. Hopefully with a fully fledged Gym.The GM of the hotel is a very enthuasistic person who listens to the customers...More

1  Thank VIPULANANDA
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Spa
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$67 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Negombo
#8 Spa Hotel in Negombo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$67 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Negombo
#8 Spa Hotel in Negombo
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (694)
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Dining (89)
Amenities (25)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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Jim G
25 May 2018|
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Response from Julian M | Reviewed this property |
Swim between the flags where there are life guards. Enjoy
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Cheryl H
24 May 2018|
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Response from LondonLLB | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend Camelot Beach Hotel which has much nicer gardens and pool (2 pools) and is closer to the shops and restaurants. Goldi Sands is a bit cut off from the main area and the beach in front of the hotel is not... More
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srishti s
24 May 2018|
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Response from Julian M | Reviewed this property |
It is not worth while driving a rental car by yourself in Sri Lanka. You can hire a car and driver from the International Airport Lounge Offices for between US $ 75 and 100 a day. Enjoy
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Room Tips
"Dont go for ground floor rooms"
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"2 nd floor sea view rooms are good."
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"ask them to charge anti bugs liquid"
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"2nd floor at the pool end away from the restaurant"
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