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Ocean View Tourist Guest House

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All reviewssri lankahot watermosquito neteggs and toasttuk tukrooms are cleanone nightairport pick upsair conditioned roomfan roomclose to the hotelnice guesthousethe room was nicespent nights heremini fridgenegombo citynice breakfast
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Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

This was our first guest house in Sri Lanka. We had a fan room which was warm but better than getting ill from the a/c! :) We arrived in the middle of the night but that was no problem. The personnel is friendly and the...More

Thank Cornelia D
Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded July 7, 2018

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you for selecting us for your stay and for the tour services and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come...More

Reviewed June 23, 2018

This review is a little late! We will always remember our stay and hope to return some day. Mark was a gentleman and looked after everything we needed from beginning to end. The room was comfortable and clean. We were picked up from the airport...More

Thank oliveb72
Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded June 24, 2018

Thank you for your review even after some time and it is nice to hear still you remember us and our services. Yes we are always happy to see you again and hope it will be soon. best regards from all of us at Ocean...More

Reviewed May 14, 2018

Nice guesthouse with a nice welcome and with a great breakfast. But it 's really noizy, because of the road. It's fine for 1 night but I don't recommand it for many nights. Lot of restaurants arount and shops.More

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Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded May 14, 2018

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you for selecting us for your stay . Your reservation of budget room through booking.com it is close to the entrance so there is some noice...More

Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

We stayed for one night upon arriving in Sri Lanka, in an upstairs room. The room was spotlessly clean and comfortable, and the aircon an absolute lifesaver. In hindsight, the balcony room was an unnecessary extra - the balcony is small, the view is of...More

Thank AllyVCT
Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded April 29, 2018

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you for selecting us for your stay and for the tour services and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come...More

Reviewed April 18, 2018

Our pick-up in the middle of the night from the airport was reliable, efficient and friendly. The room was very comfortable with a mini-fridge, good air-conditioning, TV and a mosquito net - all of which we appreciated as a reprieve from the heat as we...More

Thank CurlySue13
Response from MarkThamel, Owner at Ocean View Tourist Guest HouseResponded April 19, 2018

Dear Friendly guest, Thank you for your review. This feedback encourage us to improve our place and services. Thank you for selecting us for your stay and for the tour services and our gate and doors are always open for you when ever you come...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$20 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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DrDirt039
February 12, 2017|
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Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
It is 10US$ extra for AC.
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trudyvds
August 9, 2016|
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Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
Yes it is not a problem. i will send a van which can easily put the bike boxes. Airport pick up and drop is not complimentary.
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annrose2015
August 19, 2014|
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Response from MarkThamel | Property representative |
Yes it is possible to arrange the transfer at 4 am on the 7th December.
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"There are rooms on the ground floor with their own patio for those who don’t like stairs but might not have..."
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"Rooms at the back are more private and include a small balcony."
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"Go for AC if you can afford it"
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"Choose the ground floor if you are on transit to another city."
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