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Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach

Holiday Rental House -
1 Bedroom , 1 Bathroom , Sleeps 2
Unawatuna, Galle District, Southern Province
'Your very own home near the sea..',
Rock Mountain is situated in a unique panoramic location, above iconic Unawatuna Beach, close to the historic Galle Fort, in beautiful, tropical Sri Lanka.
. A fully-equipped kitchen is available so that you may self-cater or sample the many restaurants within easy walking distance in Unawatuna. A starter pack of essentials will be included for your convenience.
Rock Mountain is A wide range of breakfast ingredients are provided.
Rock mountain has Sri Lankan Tourist Board Approval...Luxury Status
Listing #HL7025664
About the Owner
Heather H
Languages spoken:English, French
Response Rate:100%
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:February 2016
Interaction with guests
Your hostess,Heather,lives on the property...so is available to help you or give travel advice. There are only 2 houses on the 2 acre property
Reviews from our community
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Reviewed 30 July 2018

It’s been our second time staying at this gorgeous place hidden in the serene jungle forest just 10 min away from the busy ocean beach. There are a lot of animal species living in the area, like chipmunks, lizards, a family of monkeys. But they...More

Date of stay: July 2018
Thank Георгий П
Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thanks for the heartfelt review...really appreciated the bit about"not because she has to".... But then,it's soooo easy to welcome back enthusiastic clients...its one of the true joys of hosting....if you get it right,you end up with friends all over the world Hxx

Reviewed 5 November 2017

Thank you Heather and your friends/staff for the perfect time at your place! The view is great even from the bed you could watch birds and monkeys play around due to the large windows (or close curtains ;) ) We even used the grill one...More

Date of stay: November 2017
Thank Susanne S
Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2017

Thanks so ,Susanne and Christian,for your valued review...glad you enjoyed chilling on the terrace...welcome back any time...your enthusiasm was lovely to see...especially re the wildlife Thanks again Heather.xx

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

We stayed at Rock Mountain for 2 nights and we absolutely loved it! The house was equipped with everything you could need, including little touches such as breakfast items, milk, board games and mosquito spray. The decor is stunning and we loved relaxing on the...More

Date of stay: September 2017
Thank terri134
Heather H, VR Owner at Rock Mountain, overlooking famous Unawatuna beach, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thanks so,Terri and David,for your great review...knew you were happy at Rock Mountain Hope to see you both again in the future...meanwhile,trust life treats you kindly Best wishes Heather

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Boat Available
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Ceiling Fans
  • Cooker
  • Dining Seats (4)
  • En Suite Rooms (1)
  • Freezer
  • Grill
  • Housekeeping Included
  • Internet Access
  • Iron
  • Kettle
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room Seats (5)
  • Microwave
  • Mountain Views
  • Patio
  • Private Garden
  • Refrigerator
  • Secure Parking
  • Staffed Property
  • SuperKing Beds:(1)
  • Toaster
  • Towels Provided
  • TV
  • Washer
  • Water Views
  • Wi-Fi
House rules
    Ask about kids
    Pets not allowed
    Smoking not allowed
    Check in: 2:00 AM
    Check out: 11:00 AM
Smoking on the wide,shady verandah
    1 Attached (ensuite)
    1 King
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About the neighbourhood
Rock Mountain is a special place,set on the hill above iconic Unawatuna Beach,near historic Galle Fort,in Southern Sri Lanka
Secluded in more than 2 acres of land;home to huge ancient trees including Cashew and a holy Nuga,and rich in bird and animal life,the site has wide views of the ocean,reef,and Unawatuna Beach,and it's own large lake.
2 walking tracks take you to the beach in 7 minutes;where there's a wide choice of funky restaurants,bars and cafes.Diving,boat trips and sea scooters can be hired.We are part of a small ,friendly village.
Getting around
You can easily walk down the jungle path to Unawatuna Beach...it takes about 6 mins.
Best to use a local tuktuk to come back
Many guests rent a scooter to visit the wide choice of local beaches.
Local buses run along the coast rd below us...easy and cheap transport to nearby Galle Fort
Car not needed
How to get there
Airport: Colombo: 120.0 km
Railway: Unawatuna: 2.0 km
Travelling South from Galle on the coastal road to Matara,turn left opposite Milton's Hotel,at the southern end of Unawatuna....our large signboard is easy to see
Continue up Ganahena Temple Road,keeping the temple on your R.H.S,to the top of the hill.Turn left at our 2nd sign,then left again at the end of the lane...Rock Mountain gates are infront of you,signed
Activities nearby
Nearest Beach: 0.5 km.
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