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    Apa Villa Thalpe

    78 Mile Post Matara Road Mihiripenna, Unawatuna 80615, Sri Lanka
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good22%
    • Average8%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “saffron suite” (9 reviews)
    “infinity pool” (21 reviews)
    “tuk tuk” (37 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
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    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Multilingual Staff
    Wheelchair access
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    Private Balcony
    3.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We spent here few days. The place is so nice & quiet, like you're having the place only for yourself. The room was quite big, spacious and had nice bathroom. Just there was no hair dryer in the room ( as well as iron) and...More

    Thank Sanja V
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Apa Villa was the last destination in our Sri-Lanka trip, and what a destination! The place is super! They have only a few rooms, and the hotel area is quite big, spacious and comfortable. The garden is very well kept, with a beautiful long swimming...More

    1  Thank Ricardo A
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    If you’re looking for a place to have a delicious lunch or dinner in and around Galle, you must consider Apa Villa Thalpe. With a superb food menu and service you can sample local Sri Lankan delights or if you prefer some awesome Singaporean interpretations.

    Thank gabrielperera
    Reviewed 12 October 2017

    Nice villa but very old and tired. need to be updated and tidied up. The room are big with plenty of space but not so clean, the staff is great and friendly. Unfortunately the beach is not safe for swimming.

    Thank Nanang S
    Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

    Absolutely wonderful hotel with fabulous rooms and bathrooms. The best part of this beautiful, quaint villa is the super service - non intrusive, but they always know exactly what you need, when you need it. The pool is great and the grounds dotted with trees...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Beachfront
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Outdoor pool
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    • US$194 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #6 Family Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #7 Romantic Hotel in Unawatuna
    • #10 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
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    • 7
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Unawatuna
    • Also Known As
    • Apa Villa Thalpe Hotel Galle
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    Madusha D
    30 May 2017|
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    Response from wolfgang13 | Reviewed this property |
    The beach strip is shared by a number of resorts. It is not private but has little traffic. It is narrow but easy access to the ocean. You can make a leisurely walk along the beach. Larger beach areas are closer to Galle... More
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    Viajeo
    25 October 2016|
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    Response from Alex M | Reviewed this property |
    We visited sri yoga shala nearby. 30 min walk or tuktuk.
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    Wendy H
    29 September 2016|
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    Response from Alex M | Reviewed this property |
    staff arranged for us a van for 4 to airport. 3hours. $100.
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    Room Tips
    "Front suites are larger. Cardamon Suites are generally bigger"
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    "Cinnamon Suite with a view on the swimmingpool and beach"
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    "Each villa is bit different, all nice though."
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    "All rooms face the sea"
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