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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice hotel Lovely white building with dark woods Good breakfast on the rooftop Friendly staff Takes 10 mins to walk into tangelle bus station area Lots of beachs nearby Good laundry service Nice pool Good wifi very good tuk tuk service Negatives (small things) Outside street smells a bit The front carpark doesnt look great 2% card fee on...

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Lyme Regis, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stayed here for 3 nights, good size room, clean bathroom with hot water, to (not working), clothes rack and hair dryer provided. Laundry service here is good with a quick turn around, wifi was pretty good, staff are pleasant and helpful, the pool was brilliant as the beach across the road is to dangerous to swim...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Rooms were clean. Linens could use with some replacing. Staff is friendly and very helpful. Pool was very nice to have when the waves and currents are too strong for swimming at the beach. Only 900m from the bus station and only 500m to Silent Beach.

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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

This was our second hotel in Tangalle and we could not have been more pleased with the comfort and cleanliness of the hotel and more importantly the care and attention to detail provided by the staff. The rooms are well equipped with regular cleaning and linen changes, hot water is constantly available and the location is excellent for both the...

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Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the French Residence for 2 nights and were not disappointed. The rooms have a decent size, are very clean and the access to the terrace, pool and rooftop made the stay great! The only cons are: lack of water pressure - it took ages to shower; hotel restaurant (not sure if it really belonged to the hotel)...

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Thank Allison K
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 March 2016

We booked this place very last minute but what a great place to stay. The staff are very friendly and helpful and the room was very clean. The pool area was kept clean and it was fantastic to see the wildlife in the garden. The beach is just across the road and the hotel had a restaurant which was on...

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Udine, Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Italy
Reviewed 31 January 2016

A modern hotel with outside pool. Large and bright room with AC, tiled floor, wardrobe and large bed. Clean bathroom with shower, towels and hot water. Free Wifi with excellent signal. Outside pool (very good for families with children). Excellent breakfast (fresh fruits, juice, choice of eggs, pancakes, toast & jam, tea, coffee & milk) on rooftop terrace. Professional service...

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Thank Riccardo R
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Rooms are big, comfortable and clean. Wifi works well and food is good. Staff (Momo) is lovely and very helpful. Hotel is quiet and has great balconies/lounge areas. Swimming pool is nice too. There is lovely turtle too!

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Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

The hotel was comfortable. The reception area needed a clean as the gem cabinets were very dusty. I wasn't sure who was managing the hotel but Momo the hotels 'go to' man was incredibly kind and very helpful. He seemed to do everything around the place. Obviously catering for French guests the DVD and book collection offered little for non-French...

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Zwolle, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

Ive had a very pleasant stay at your hotel! Nice, big and clean rooms, good bathrooms as well. A nice balcony for relaxing and waching monkeys play and eat! All sorts of (guided) trips can be set up from the hotel. Ive had an interisting excursion to a mysterious cave and a mosque... A short tuk drive will take you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about French Residence

Address: 260 Matara Road Tangalle, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Tangalle
Price Range: $50 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 19
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“Ground floor rooms allow quick access to the pleasant pool!”
 of 5 bubbles patrick19512015, 9 Sep 2015 | Read review
“the garden view room is actually the road side room”
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 of 5 bubbles andrejaogrinc, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Deluxe room facing the ocean worth the extra cost.”
 of 5 bubbles nskvortsov, 16 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Front rooms have access to the terrass”
 of 5 bubbles beriksso, 10 Dec 2013 | Read review
“Room 5 was very clean compact and comfortable”
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 of 5 bubbles skier54_10, 18 Mar 2013 | Read review
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