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Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

Beautiful location with lush tropical vegetation around, extremely friendly owners, good rooms with stylish bathrooms (especially the ones with open roofs in the shower!), all well worth the money. If I come to Unawatuna next time I would definitely think of staying here again! Thank you for a nice time!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Really loved our stay at Silva Rest! After traveling through Sri Lanka for 2.5 weeks, we ended off in Unawatuna and Silva Rest definitely was the best accommodation we had throughout our entire trip - exact same price range too. Beautiful, simple rooms with comfortable beds and a lovely balcony sitting area just outside the bungalow. The staff was wonderful...

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Reviewed 23 April 2016

Silva rest is more like a boutique hotel, with bungalow style apartments with separate rooms and interconnecting rooms. Within it compound, it's a clever fusion of traditional Sri Lankan architecture and modern contemporary design. I stayed here for 2 nights with my wife and 4 kids. Since the hotel got only one room on the first night we stayed at...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We love nature and were very excited about little jungle in front of the property. But unfortunately it has it's minus - which is mosquitoes in the morning and evening time. Nice room and we got really good price for the taxi transfer to Kosgoda beach later on. Rooms are spacious, quiet and clean. Breakfast is good, we booked breakfast...

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Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 13 March 2016

Very nice hotel with high charm factor! Quiet and calm with a beutiful garden shadowed by huge palm trees. They also have a new hotel located across the street. The hotel has beautiful rooms, very good beds with mosquito nets, good showers and good Sri Lankan breakfast. Coffee / tea, toast, butter, jam, banana, melon, mango and yummy hoppers (a...

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 February 2016 via mobile

This hotel is in 2 parts either side of the road, but both are really quiet. We stayed in the newer part owned by the son of the boss. The rooms front onto a private garden and are good sized, complete with air on and fans. Polished concrete is used in plenty inside, but this is a good thing as...

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Paddock Wood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2016

I chose this hotel as it is centrally located in Unawatuna. I stayed in one of the deluxe rooms with aircon, which was located in a block of four rooms across the road from the main hotel buildings. All of these rooms have outside terraces with seating and look out over beautiful gardens. The location of the hotel was fantastic,...

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Eugene, Oregon
Reviewed 1 February 2016 via mobile

They messes up with our booking for two years in a row! That's totally unprofessional and unacceptable. Last year we booked two rooms specifically asking to be placed in the older rooms located in the garden which remains shaded al day. When we arrived there was only one room available and the other one was on the other side of...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for a total of 5 nights. This place is great value for money. Very clean rooms with large comfortable beds and fans that kept us cool enough at night (this was in november) We felt we got a lot for our money but this price may be reflected in the fact that they are doing expansion/building work...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

Silva Rest offers rooms on a great location, 5 minutes walk to the beach. The room was very humid though and the pillows were yellowish and not smelling very well. A big problem were the many, many moscito's. We couldnt sit outside on the porch because there were so many, and also inside we killed at least 25 of them...

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Additional Information about Silva Rest

Address: No. 55 Wella Devalaya Rd., Unawatuna, Galle, Sri Lanka
Region: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle > Unawatuna
Price Range: $39 - $116 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Silva Rest 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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“Ac rooms in ground floor is great, the room opposite to the hotel entrance which has out door shower and very nice. not sure if they are AC.”
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 of 5 bubbles 501abdullas, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I would recommend a deluxe room for the aircon and gardens”
 of 5 bubbles Gaggers1, 26 Feb 2016 | Read review
“try to get a room upstairs”
 of 5 bubbles nomad4838, 17 Mar 2014 | Read review
“If you are looking for tidy room, clean toilet, quiet space & not far from entertaining night life. This where you belong.”
 of 5 bubbles viviensly, 25 Nov 2013 | Read review
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