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    Ocean View Guest House

    80 Light House Street | Fort, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
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    2017-09-03 2017-09-04
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    • Excellent15%
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    • Terrible23%
    19 Feb 2016
    “Don't get the middle room!!.. With no view at all!!”
    17 Jan 2016
    “DIRTY RIP OFF”
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    Reviewed 8 November 2014 via mobile

    This hotel was very nice, the owners are a delight, specially the man, and make you feel like home. The downstair rooms are cheaper and also nice. Great WiFi! To name something to improve, the breakfast could be better and more complete, but the price...More

    3  Thank majo_ag
    Reviewed 3 May 2014

    It was our worst experience to choose this hotel with booking through online Hostelworld. The page showed the charge first per bed, so we reserved each room by each one person because we are two (not couple, two friends) and wanted to have two single...More

    5  Thank Tangli53
    Reviewed 22 March 2014

    We were attracted by the roof tip garden this place boasts, and the location directly adjacent to the wall and sea. We had a room with a beautiful ocean view and we loved sitting out on the balcony or roof garden drinking tea, reading and...More

    1  Thank Tpw101
    Reviewed 30 January 2014

    I have given this an 'average' as I felt we were paying over the odds, though I know it was peak season. If it had been a bit cheaper I would be rating it as 'very good'. We stayed here for 2 nights and had...More

    1  Thank LucySky99
    Reviewed 12 January 2014

    This is the only bad experience we had during our 9 day trip in Sri Lanka. We booked rooms through Hostelword. Be careful ! it is very tricky. You book for 1 room for 1 person, it tune out double price. They make you confused...More

    5  Thank hong s
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    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$75 - US$77 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • Sri Lanka >
    • Southern Province >
    • Galle District >
    • Galle
    • Also Known As
    • Ocean View Guest House Hotel Galle
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    "Do not stay in the Ocean View Guest House."
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    "I wouldn't bother with the sea view as not worth the extra price."
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    "Best rooms on the second floor."
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    "No point staying here unless you get a room with a view. Come for tea on the roof and stay elsewhere if you..."
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