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Thambapanni Retreat

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“yoga lessons”(5 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
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Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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3 Star Hotel
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All reviewssri lankayoga lessonssister hotelsuperior roombeautiful hotelunawatuna beachreally enjoyed our stay hereswimming poolshort walk to the beachayurvedic massagea couple of minutes walkbase to exploresea foodlovely roomevery morninghotel restaurantthree nights
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is really a true retreat. Hidden away from the hustle of the seaside streets but a 5 minute walk to the beach and bars. Excellent service from the start to end. Beautiful old building tucked into the jungle landscaping. We sampled the New Year...More

Thank Joyousprice
Response from Thaproban, Personal Assistant at Thambapanni RetreatResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review.We want every single customer that walks through our doors to experience the same level of service.It is good to know that our team exceeded your expectations and made your experience memorable.Online...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here with friends for 7 days. The staff are really friendly and can’t do enough to help. The bar man makes great cocktails, the service is exceptional. The rooms are good and very colonial in style. Good location to visit the local attractions....More

Thank howardandsarah
Response from Thaproban, Personal Assistant at Thambapanni RetreatResponded 6 days ago

Hello howardandsarah Thank you for taking the time out of your busy schedule to share your opinion with other community members.We are glad to know that your purchase was just the right product for you, and we totally hit the spot.It is thanks to customers...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have given this place 4 stars although it was probably more of a 3.5 for our stay. It is away from the hustle and bustle but only a few minutes walk to the beach and other bars and restaurants. The rooms were very nice,...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I didn't stay at the hotel, but visited for a massage. Tucked back off the main road, it's like the spa is built into the trees. After a little climb up into the spa room, I felt like I was in another world. The room...More

Thank jb_familyof3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is actually 2 min walk from the beach but it is 100% worth it. The calm of the place, the peaceful pool like a little oasis, the professionalism of the staff, the yoga class in the morning, the hearty buffet breakfast make this hotel...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
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Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Outdoor pool
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US$44 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Unawatuna
#4 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
#8 Romantic Hotel in Unawatuna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$44 - US$103 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Family Hotel in Unawatuna
#4 Spa Hotel in Unawatuna
#8 Romantic Hotel in Unawatuna
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (543)
Room & Suite (282)
Pool & Beach (95)
Dining (60)
Amenities (19)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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Danusha D
8 May 2017|
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Response from zoejersey2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi , the food is good, but the pool area is shady but very small, the walk to the beach takes 5 minutes. Would recommend the food
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Shamila F
3 April 2017|
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Response from dixiepeach | Reviewed this property |
I did not see any pets on the grounds while I was there. Probably best to contact the hotel directly.
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cblazx26
24 February 2017|
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Response from Thaproban | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Yes daily Yoga is available from 8am. Any tour can be arranged from the front desk.
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Room Tips
"Try and get one with a balcony, very nice."
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"Ask to stay in the main residence and not in the annexe. The beds can be a little noisy."
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"We had a room in the ancient part with access to the veranda"
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"Not recommended for young couples. Hotel location, ambiance, pool etc. is not conducive for a energetic and..."
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