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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good44%
  • Average27%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“budget hotel”(53 reviews)
“rooftop bar”(18 reviews)
“bean bags”(6 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbudget hotelrooftop barbean bagssri lankasmall poolshort staysea viewlast nightsun loungersair conditionerpool areathe main roadnice bathroomlewis placeoverlooking the beachstayed for nightscouple of nights
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I must say this is a 'no frill no thrills' hotel. Typical budget hotel. The staff is very friendly. It is tucked away on Negombo 'Beach Road' i.e. Lewis Place. The bed is very comfortable. All in all there is nothing really there to complain...More

Thank Mahlon A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a hostel! The only hotel like thing here is private rooms with bathrooms. The rooms are just fine, there’s no room service, no tea/coffee/water. The breakfast is limited to 1 toast, coffee/tea & some fruits. Surprisingly they take great pride in adding service...More

Thank parass2014
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My four night stay at Hotel J has been delightful! My room is clean, the staff is very friendly, attentive, and have made my stay one of the best solo travel experiences I’ve had. The constant breeze, sounds of the Indian Ocean crashing, and my...More

Thank tclong2018
Response from Hotel J, General Manager at Hotel JResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Guest, We are very appreciative of your encouraging feedback on our services and facilities. Thank you for your compliments towards our hospitality, our kind words are of great motivation to the team. We at Hotel J do our best to make each guest feel...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

Service which had offered from hotel over my expectation. Staff are been so friendly. Food is been amazing( Specially the fish related recipes). Prices are very much reasonable. Rooms are very much clean. Bathrooms also clean and neat. Calm and quite place. I would recommend...More

Thank niranga w
Response from Hotel J, General Manager at Hotel JResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for the wonderful review following your stay with us. We are delighted to know you had thoroughly enjoyed yourself.It is always a treat to receive positive comments from satisfied guests like yourself as it not only compliments our services but also...More

Reviewed 21 May 2018

I stayed here during December 2017 for 2 nights. Rooms are very clean and nice for a budget hotel.Rooms have all the basic amenities including AC. Interior is kind of contemporary. Staff are very helpful and nice. I spent a lot of time on the...More

Thank Sa1va
Response from Hotel J, General Manager at Hotel JResponded 25 May 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback on TripAdvisor following your recent stay with us. We are very appreciative of your feedback complimenting the hotel. Your kind words not only praise the unique features of the property, but also deliver a picturesque message to...More

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About
Hotel class
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$35 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel J Sri Lanka/Negombo
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Outdoor pool
Room Service
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$35 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel J Sri Lanka/Negombo
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
Hotel class
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$35 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Hotel J Sri Lanka/Negombo
Location
Sri Lanka > Western Province > Negombo
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Room & Suite (96)
Pool & Beach (86)
Dining (8)
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ljae123
14 April 2018|
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Response from Souz M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do ,,, the hotel is really nice and yes they do have 24 hrs reception - but just to be on the safe side - write them so they expect you and prepare your room / service needed
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jkrenis
14 April 2017|
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Response from Pat B B | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we had a bus so didn't have to pay ourselves but the tuktuk are very cheap and it is only about 5 miles.
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ZoeColbie
14 July 2016|
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Response from Lotti C | Reviewed this property |
We got a tuk tuk from the hotel to the airport. The hotel itself offers the service but it's ridiculously expensive!
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"Sea view from some rooms."
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