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Walatta House

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Villa -
3 Bedrooms , 4 Bathrooms , Sleeps 6
Tangalle, Southern Province
Walatta House is one of the most unique villas on the south coast. The house is partially ‘submerged’ into a hillside that overlooks the Indian Ocean and offers a seamless junction between architecture and nature. It is a superb example of contemporary design. The imperative was to maximise interaction between the indoors and out, to create a sense of openness and space.

Thus the landscape is used as an integral design element with an open sided living room offering stunning views across the infinity pool to the ocean, the beaches and the sky.

Indoors, too, the design blurs any distinction between house and garden.

Courtyards and landscape penetrate the bedrooms and bathrooms, allowing maximum airflow and natural ventilation, and the heat absorbing grass roof also minimises the need for air conditioning - although all 3 bedrooms do ha...
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About the Manager, Eden Villas in Sri Lanka
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 90 %
Response Time: Within a day
Calendar Updated: 1 day ago
Listed since : Mar 2013
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 103 reviews and 16 properties
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TheDeligh...
Cornwall, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
30 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago for a stay in January 2018

The Walatta House is a very special place. Its garden leads straight onto a great little beach, the house is gorgeous and almost entirely outdoor except for the bedrooms meaning you are in and surrounded by nature the whole time and the staff are exceptional. I booked some time ago and was very worried about one terrible review a while...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this review - it was a pleasure to host you. We are extremely glad to hear that any of your fears were allayed and that you had a wonderful holiday. Your comments regarding the team will be passed on to them and we hope to host you again in the...

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dagmarsed...
Prague, Czech Republic
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 December 2017 for a stay in November 2017
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person found this review helpful

Amazing villa and its surrounding and very nice, professional team to make your stay so memorable. Unfortunately I could spend only 2 days, but hopefully I return some day... Awesome location, views and sunsets on the nearby beaches. The pool is fantastic...wish I could stay longer...The local team is incredible proffesional and friendly. They think on your individual needs before...

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Management response:

Thank you so much for your kind review and I am glad that you had such a lovely time. We are lucky with our beaches directly in front of and close to the house and it is great that you were able to explore them although I agree that simply relaxing in the pool can be quite inviting. Thank you...

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Jnolan1
Hong Kong, China
1 review
Reviewed 20 July 2017 for a stay in February 2017

Walatta met all our expectations and more. We're a family of 4, 2 boys aged 5 and 7. The architecture and design of the house was very special with a balanced mix of outdoor and indoor living, and the interiors are super stylish and functional. The property is walking distance to a very private beach. There are some other holiday...

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Management response:

Dear Jen, Thank you for taking the time to write the review. It is great that 'food to table' is just a few minutes when selecting fish...and I am thrilled that the small beach bar appears to have a 'foodie' in the kitchen also. It would be our great pleasure to welcome you back and so I hope you will...

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Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Deck
  • Dining Seats (8)
  • Dryer
  • DVD Player
  • En Suite Rooms (3)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Half Baths (1)
  • Highchair
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Kettle
  • King Beds:(2)
  • Linens Provided
  • Microwave
  • Ocean Views
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Private Garden
  • Private Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
  • Refrigerator
  • Safe
  • Secure Parking
  • Single Beds:(2)
  • Stereo System
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • VCR
  • Washer
  • Waterfront
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
Bathrooms
    1 Half bath
    3 Attached (ensuite)
Bedrooms
    2 Twins
    2 Kings
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Rates

Rates are calculated based on the latest information provided. Please contact the manager/owner to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.

Dates Min stay Per night Per week
Default 3 nights
£433
US$600
£3,030
US$4,200
10 Feb 2018 -
18 Feb 2018
Peak
7 nights
£649
US$900
£4,545
US$6,300
29 Mar 2018 -
9 Apr 2018
Peak
7 nights --
£4,545
US$6,300
Please note: rates may have been converted from the original local currency to British Pounds and are approximate rates that may change due to exchange rate fluctuation. Please contact the manager to confirm actual rates for your requested dates.
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