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Weston-super-Mare, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Joseph nailed it comprehensively in his full earlier review, but I will add my bit. My wife and I have just returned after 3 weeks at this brilliant hotel, which included Christmas and New Year celebrations. Our thanks for 2 wonderful evenings, and the effort put in to make the events so enjoyable. I can only say that we enjoyed...

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This was our second time staying at this resort , arrived on xmas day and stayed for 17 nights and were so sorry to leave it. All the staff are so polite and friendly especially the animation team, a big thanks to Chathu, Lala, Shakila, Kuma, Richi, Pali, Candi, Sunny, Kaushi and Miuoru for making us feel so welcome again...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I have been in this property for many times. Food was always best in Sri Lanka. Lot of delicious cuisines. Property has a huge pool. Villa type rooms are nice and clean. Good for day out as well. Can use pool and buffet lunch for affordable prices for Sri Lankans.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

The is the first time I have found myself compelled to write a review however I felt I must due to the wonderful experience myself and my family have just enjoyed at the fabulous Club Hotel Dolphin. 1) Food - How Anyone can complain regarding the food is rather quite staggering. The salad bar is fresh exciting and mouth watering...

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11Thank joseph15679
London
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My partner and I stayed for 20 nights at this wonderful hotel and met the friendliest lovely people, felt privileged to be there. We had our wedding during our stay and what an amazing experience I will never forget,kandyan dancers and drummers also an elephant it was spectacular. Thank you club hotel dolphin for our perfect day, we had a...

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4Thank Tonykazz
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Reviewed 1 week ago

we stayed at the Club Hotel Dolphin for two weeks at the beginning of December. The staff were very friendly and helpful. We had a room on the second floor overlooking the beach. The room was fine towels were changed daily and the room kept clean. Bit miffed wine was not in the all inclusive but as i had read...

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3Thank sarahking_2009
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My name is Steve and my wife's name is asha we got married in Sri Lanka at the hotel dolphin and what an amazing day, the staff went all out and couldn't be more helpful :-). A big thank you to all the staff especially chandana and dilu thank you for making our day special. Also a big thank you...

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3Thank steve g
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On beech there is a young man known as Nipon from See Lanka Tours. We have just had the most fantastic day trip. Very knowledgable and informative. Looking forward to going to Kandy with him. Brilliant! Hotel all inclusive description is not true. First Choice have given wrong information and reality is 1 buffet restaurant is the only place you...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were not there for Christmas celebrations but heard great reviews from other holiday makers so we're looking forward to new year. This hotel and staff really lay on a fantastic New Year's Eve. Massive marque, food was out of this world. Hotel is a little tired hence the 4 star review but please do not let that put you...

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3Thank Mark V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Me and my wife have just come back from 2 weeks of pure heaven, we had the joy of Christmas and new year in the sun. Everything about the hotel and country was all we hoped for and more. The staff are so polite, helpful and organised, and the animation team really go all out to ensure you have fun...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Spa
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  • Tennis Court
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Here on Sri Lanka's golden west coast, we believe that every moment of your time spent with us is precious. . Precisely why we offer a host of facilities for your comfort and opportunities for you and your loved ones to enjoy an unforgettable stay with us in Sri Lanka. Whether you want to PLAY or PAUSE you can have the best of both worlds at Club Hotel Dolphin Waikkal. Our hotel is known to be the ultimate family beach holiday destination in the region.. PAUSE... Find a place under the swaying coconut palms, and re-discover that inner peace that you've been missing for so long. Take a long walk on the golden beach. Enjoy the sensation of curling your toes in the pure sands and revel in the warmth of the sun on your skin. Lie back and listen to the soothing roar of the waves as you slip into a deep state of relaxation at the spa. PLAY... Dive into Sri Lanka's longest swimming pool and score the winning point at water polo! Hit the gym, or take a water aerobics class. Say yes to adventure! Learn to paddle a kayak and explore the mangroves, or feel the wind whistle past, as you see the world from horseback trekking along the beach. Enjoy top notch entertainment and live shows, indulge in beach-side BBQ s and delicious buffets, take time for a romantic meal for two under the moon and stars... Whether you want to PLAY or PAUSE at Club Dolphin you can enjoy the very best of both worlds... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Club Hotel Dolphin

Address: Kammala South | St. Sebastian Mawatha, Waikkal 61110, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Central Province > Waikkal
Price Range: £94 - £204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Club Hotel Dolphin 3.5*
Number of rooms: 154
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Also Known As:
Dolphin Hotel Waikkal
Club Hotel Dolphin Sri Lanka/Waikkal
Dolphin Hotel Sri Lanka
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