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Coconut Beach Cabanas

Modara Road, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
Traveller (56)
Pool & Beach (10)
Room & Suite (8)
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
27 May 2014
“Absolutely diabolical.”
18 Dec 2013
“What a let down”
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Reviewed 27 May 2014 via mobile

Upon arrival, Coconut Beach Cabanas looked promising. Right on the edge of the beach, the location is beautiful and the cabanas appeared to be well maintained from the outside. We were greeted by an elderly man who spoke little English, and agreed a price of...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2013

On first impressions the cabanas look awesome right on the beach and from the outside look good.... We planned to stay 2 nights, but left after the first night, to expensive! (4,000) rupees after some haggling! And chipmunks ate through the ceiling and kept us...More

1  Thank Andrew B
Response from cornishpiskey, Owner at Coconut Beach CabanasResponded 2 February 2014

Dear Andrew B. Thank you for your review and honest comments about CBC. Firstly please accept my appologies for any discomfort you may have experienced whilst there. As I have mentioned in previous replies, last year we had to replace all solar hot water systems...More

Reviewed 15 December 2013

This place has so much potential. It is right on the beach and from the outside, the cabanas look perfect. It just needs a good manager to come in and shake the place up. The rooms need to be spruced up including new mattresses and...More

Thank LondonTraveller5050
Response from cornishpiskey, Owner at Coconut Beach CabanasResponded 2 February 2014

Dear Traveller Thank you for your review and honest feedback of CBC. Your comments will be taken on board, in order for us to improve the quality of stay at CBC. My appologies for any discomfort you experienced whilst there. As mentioned in previous response,...More

Reviewed 29 November 2013

At first i want to say, that we stayed in tangalle some time ago... November and december 2012. We loved our stay. We spend there about six nights, we were the only guests most of them. We had a non aircon cabana, but it was...More

Thank ZuzanaHemmerova
Reviewed 6 May 2013 via mobile

Yes it's on the beach and yes the staff are great but the cabanas need some maintenance and a clean. There was broken lamps and coat hangers on the shelves. The blinds looked like rats had been eating them. There were random fittings on the...More

2  Thank travelinginasia
Response from cornishpiskey, Owner at Coconut Beach CabanasResponded 2 February 2014

Dear 'Travellingin asia' Thankyou for your honest feedback and my appologies for your discomfort. I will take your points on board and attempt to have improvements made, all I can say in defence is that last year we had to install new solar panels systems...More

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"Lots of places further down the beach prices from 1000 rupees up, but don't pay more than 2000 not..."
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"Take Mosquito lotion if you are going to stay here and if you have a young daugter do attempt to keep the..."
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