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Apa Villa Thalpe

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Please note that Apa Villa Thalpe has ceased to operate under this name as there has been a change in ownership. The new owners Joe's Resort will announce its own listing herewith.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We had booked five nights to end our first visit to this magical island. As the taxi took us through the bustling little hive of Unawatuna and onto Thape, we saw the sign for 'Apa Villa Thalpe' on the wall at the entrance gate. Once...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Because only a few rooms this is very much like visiting a home not a hotel. We really liked it. Hotel has changing hands and about to be renovated. but it was very nice as is. Only 7 Very peaceful rooms. (3 guests when we...More

Thank Puds2014
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Beautiful location and pool. Very attentive service. Staff are lovely. You cannot swim at the beach. Wifi available. My Dad had his birthday and was well looked after. Very relaxing and a great break after week of travel. Short trip to Galle and a turtle...More

Thank aab70
Reviewed 1 March 2018

the photo you see on top of this page is exactly as it is , with your back to the ocean and looking at the property. do nothing here, switch hammocks , dip in pool , sit on your porch and again repeat the same...More

Thank vitreoretina
Reviewed 28 February 2018

We were given Cinnamon Suite 2, accessed from the courtyard and the only room not opening onto the garden and sea front. We spent little time in the room as it was so gloomy. The worst issue was the small enclosed side garden that was...More

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US$115 - US$317 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#6 Family Hotel in Unawatuna
#7 Romantic Hotel in Unawatuna
#9 On the Beach Hotel in Unawatuna
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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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"Saffron Villa provides more space and privacy."
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"Stick to a room with a garden/sea view... avoid Cinnamon suite 2, look at the floor plan."
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"All rooms are good. They have room for adding extra beds for children etc."
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"Front suites are larger. Cardamon Suites are generally bigger"
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