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    Gems Garden Guest House & Restaurant

    Madilla Road, Marakolliya Beach, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
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    1 - 5 of 61 reviews

    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    We like everything's here the garden flowers,seaside,stars,your smiles....."""we have really enjoyed our stay.very lovely place and atmosphere!!!behind a lagoon.best sea food.BBQ.asian foods (homemade) .fresh cocktails.good service.thanks for everything!!!!

    Thank asitha m
    Response from Gems Garden T, Owner at Gems Garden Guest House & RestaurantResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your recommendation. we are really appreciate.

    Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

    we enjoying a lot the hospitality of the family. Great food our two nights in Tangalle!! Lovely restaurant good atmosphere,very welcoming people and the fish,cocktails, all fresh.especially name ""GOOD SHOT""welcome

    Thank thilanatiki
    Response from Gems Garden T, Owner at Gems Garden Guest House & RestaurantResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you very much for your recommendation. we are really appreciate.

    Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

    We had a change to try two different huge wooden bungalow which are nice and private, behind vegetation. + huge four pilar bed with good mosquito net + cozy front porch behind huge plants (very private feel) + very good rice and curry (beeest pol...More

    Thank Riina R
    Reviewed 16 March 2017

    We stayed all 19 nights at Gems Gardens, it was amazing. The breakfast (Sri Lankan) Hoom made food is very good.diner was best BBQ fish.Also the garden was nice & relaxing and gaves best time. To swim you must walk left some minutes.Friendly owner was...More

    Thank karineibl83
    Reviewed 23 February 2017

    This was the only stay we had in Sri Lanka when we were waiting for the next night to move to another place. Room was very dark, bathroom wasn't clean and water was not going down. I know it is budget place, but we had...More

    Thank Erlas
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    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • US$17 - US$46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Tangalle
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