We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
other travellers have booked this property

Olu villa

Save
Excellent
28 reviews
front terrasse
part of the living room seen from the backyard door
details
details bedroom
Overview
Villa -
2 Bedrooms , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 4
Unawatuna, Galle District, Southern Province
<b>A spacious<b/> villa with a fence around the property and a beautiful wooden gate. Only few minutes from the beach and set in a quiet neighbourhood. The bedroom balconies are overlooking the backyard were you will find a polished cement patio with a dining area, a built in BBQ, work space, a huge dining table and seating area! A relaxing place to have breakfast and dinners or to entertain friends. The front garden is green, lush and full of flowers and a lily pond.

Both bedrooms, located on the 2nd floor, comes with a double bed, wardrobes, mosquito net and ceiling fan and AC.
Both Bedrooms have balconies overlooking the backyard with coconut trees and flowers.

The house has one spacious tiled bathroom. With shower, bathroom vanities, wood counters, washer machine, hot water and a place to store things one might need in...
Read more
About the Owner, nina t
Languages spoken: English
Response Rate: 95 %
Response Time: Within a few hours
Calendar Updated: 16 days ago
Listed since : Dec 2012
Overall rating: 5.0 / 5.0
Based on 28 reviews and 1 property
Interaction with guests
My father in law is there to take care of all your wants and needs. He is always just a phone call away and ives 5 min walk from the villa.
Contact Owner | See more properties
Listing #FKN4438185
Reviews from our community
Excellent - based on 28 reviews
Write a Review

Reviews from our community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
English first
Any
English first
wludekens
Bridport, United Kingdom
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed 21 February 2018 for a stay in January 2018

We stayed for a week and were sad to leave. The photos don't do it justice at all and so were taken aback by just how beautiful it all was. You will just love it, the house, the location and the owners who were just so amazing!!!! There is everything on hand, beach, shopping in Galle, yoga in walking distance...

More
Management response:

hello and thank you for a great review. We love having you staying with us and we really hope you come back one day. Lots of love from Unawatuna:)

More

Report response as inappropriate
janenimmo
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
Reviewed 14 January 2018 for a stay in January 2018

The description doesn’t really do this justice. It is a spacious and luxurious villa perfectly designed for the heat and relaxing in a peaceful garden location. You get daily visits from amazing wildlife including lots of birds (look out for the kingfisher), monkeys, palm squirrels, frogs, and other wildlife. Although hidden away it is close to good beaches, the hustle...

More
Management response:

Hi Gillan, I am so happy you enjoyed your stay:) If you ever comeback please let us know as we have a 10% discount for returning costumers. Love from Nina and the whole family!

More

Report response as inappropriate
Sianjs
Nice, France
Level 1 Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 December 2017 for a stay in November 2017

Olu Villa is beautifully maintained with mature gardens front and back, clean, colourful, characterful, authentic (playful monkeys swing through the trees surrounding the property) and private - in one of the quieter areas of Unawatuna - perfect for us! However, beaches, shops, restaurants, yoga, spa and cafés are all within short walking distance OR a daily arrangement with Niron (Unawatuna...

More
Management response:

Hello Sian, sorry for my late replay. We loved having you and i hope we see you again. Who knows maybe you will find your dream house in Sri Lanka:) Best wishes from, Nina and the whole family:)

More

Report response as inappropriate
Amenities
  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Blender
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Cots:(1)
  • Deck
  • Full Baths (1)
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • King Beds:(1)
  • Linens Provided
  • Outdoor Dining Area
  • Patio
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared Garden
  • Single Beds:(1)
  • Suitable For Children Under 5
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Telephone
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
House rules
    Kid-friendly
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 PM
    Check out: 10:00 AM
Bathrooms
    1 Full bath
Bedrooms
    1 King
    1 Super King
    1 Twin
    1 Crib
Availability
Show Rates
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 Weeknight Weekend night Per week
Default 1 night
£80
£80
£560
1 Apr 2018 -
30 Apr 2018
Default
1 night
£73
£73
--
1 May 2018 -
31 May 2018
Default
1 night
£73
£73
--
1 Jun 2018 -
30 Jun 2018
Default
1 night
£58
£58
--
View all periods
Fees
  • Damage Deposit: £100 / stay - Deposit
Hide Rates
Map
About the neighbourhood
In the area you can find cookingclasses, massages, yoga, turtle hatchery, temples, stilt fishermen, paddy fields, mangrove forest, Galle Town and Fortress and the spice garden.

Galle fortress: http://www.experiencesrilanka.com/sri_lanka/exp/galle-fort

http://www.beontheroad.com/2012/09/exploring-galle-fort-sri-lanka.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+beontheroad+%28BE+ON+THE+ROAD+-+Travel+and+Photography%29

Turtle Hatchery: http://www.seaturtlefarm.org/
Snake doctor: http://www.girlandtheworld.org/the-snake-doctor/

Yala National Park:http://www.girlandtheworld.org/camping-in-yala-part-2/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+GirlAndTheWorld+%28Girl+And+The+World%29

Great Train ride:http://www.girlandtheworld....
more
How to get there
Railway: Unawatuna Train station: 1.0 km
We can arrange pick up in a car with a driver at any location you want. You can also get to the house by taking the train to Galle and take a tuk tuk from there. Or you can take the train to Unawatuna train station it is a 5 min walk from the train station and i can send someone to meet you at the station if you like that.
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 2.0 km.
Nearby cities
About this property
How do I know if the property is available?
First, check the Availability tab on this page to see if your dates are available. If they are, contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to confirm availability.
How can I contact the owner?
If the owner has provided contact information, you may contact him or her directly. If not, you can contact the owner via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox. This inbox is created after you send your first message or booking request to the owner
How will the owner contact me?
This owner may contact you via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your personal email, or phone.
What if I don't hear back from the owner?
You can send another message via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox to check if the property is still available. If the owner has listed a phone number, you can also call to follow up. If you still don't hear from the owner, TripAdvisor recommends that you send enquiries to other properties.
How do I pay?
For this property, you may use a credit card to pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox; the owner may also offer other payment options. \n You must pay via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox if you want to be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection. Once the owner approves your stay, he or she will send you a quote, which will include payment instructions.
Is my payment insured in any way?
If you pay online via the TripAdvisor Rental Inbox, your payment will be covered by our Peace of Mind Protection.
Do you own a holiday rental? List it here.
Extra income
Earn money by renting out your home. With no up-front fees and no contract, you keep more for yourself.
Easy to manage
Confirm bookings in one click and track everything from enquiry to check-out – even while you're on the go.
Trusted by travellers
With millions of reviews and protected online payments, TripAdvisor helps travellers book your home with confidence.
Set up your free listing
#FKN4438185
Enter dates for more accurate prices
2 guests
Adults2
Children0
Apply
from
£50
/
Night
Week
Book Now
22 travellers
viewed this property in the past week
This property has Payment Protection
Never pay for your holiday rental by wire transfer.
Learn more about paying safely.