Neela's Guesthouse & Beach Restaurant

Address: Galle Road,634, Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka | Hotel
 
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This hotel is located on Galle Road,634, Hikkaduwa.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsNeela's Guesthouse & Beach Restaurant Hikkaduwa

    Reviewed by leanne.baker

    Nice beach hotel

    Reviewed Dec 4, 2012
    by (30 reviews) Dudley , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    We arrived in the quiet season and don't think there was anyone else staying there. The restaurant was also closed. so I can't comment on that. The rooms were large and were really nice. Mosquito net over the bed was more than adequate and for once was free of dust and holes. Good location and right on the beach. The staff are also very attentive. I would stay here again.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by lionelrishi

    Biggest, cheapest, badest, bestest rooms on the beach

    Reviewed May 17, 2012
    by (16 reviews) London , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

    We scoured the beach, up and down for a relatively cheap A/c room, ensuite too. This place had the best sized rooms, all with four poster beds and the staff / family are really friendly, unlike a few other places nearby.

    As it is off-peak, the restaurant was closed so can't comment on the food, but the menu had the standard fare of Sri Lankan and Western. The beachfront here is also where the sea is at it's calmest, although it is about 1-2kms from town, so no ATMs nearby!

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    Reviewed by kritch

    Good stay

    Reviewed May 2, 2011
    by (11 reviews) Melbourne , Australia Flag of Australia

    We enjoyed our stay at Neelas. It is low season so it is a bit like a deserted beach but the staff were really friendly.
    Watch out for the guys giving massages on the beach. They look pretty seedy to me but I saw some girls having one which they seemed to enjoy?
    Unfortunately they didn't have curry and rice so we can't really say the food was that spectacular, next door they had string hoppers for breaky which we opted for.
    Bathrooms could do with an update and the mozzies are pretty annoying so be warned. We had to ask for a mozzie net as our room didn't have one.
    All in all, a good place to stay.

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    TripAdvisor Reviews Neela's Guesthouse & Beach Restaurant Hikkaduwa

    4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding
     

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