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The Southern Gate

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316 Galle Road Goiyapana, Ahangama 80650 Sri Lanka See on map
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Air Conditioning
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Reviewed April 20, 2018 via mobile

We booked 2 non-sea view rooms for 2 from home directly with the owner of this little boutique hotel. About 1,5 week prior to heading to Sri Lanka we were offered sea view rooms incl breakfast for a good rate which we preferred. The rooms...More

Thank Kathy2077
Response from Sanjeeva G, Director of Sales at The Southern GateResponded April 27, 2018

Hi Kathy, Glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Noted on the improvement tips. Will work on this asap. Sanjeeva

Reviewed April 3, 2018 via mobile

The hotel is located in the head line to a surfing point. An amazing feeling of being near the sea and falling asleep with the sound of the waves under the sky. Rooms are comfortable and cozy, Especially the open living room overlooking the sea....More

Thank Shani Z
Response from Sanjeeva G, Director of Sales at The Southern GateResponded April 27, 2018

Hi Shani Thank you for taking the time to review The Southern Gate. Glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. Sanjeeva

Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

The Southern Gate is a beautifully designed boutique hotel. All the rooms have floor to ceiling glass windows overlooking a consistent surf break. You can literally paddle out to the surf spot from the lounge garden of the hotel. The view from our bedroom window...More

Thank geraintdavies80
Response from Sanjeeva G, Director of Sales at The Southern GateResponded April 27, 2018

Hello, Thank you very much for your review. Glad that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is reviews like yours that makes us work even harder to give our best. Sanjeeva

Reviewed March 13, 2018 via mobile

The Hotel is in very small property between a road with heavy traffic and the ocean with big waves hitting the shore nonstop. It's very loud and it keeps you awake easily if you don't have earplugs with you. The private beach mentioned at hotels...More

Thank Robert K
Response from Sanjeeva G, Director of Sales at The Southern GateResponded April 27, 2018

Dear Robert, Sorry to hear that you were not very happy with your stay with us. Noted on your concerns and comments. Will work on the ones which are possible to do. Unfortunately cant do any thing about the sound of the waves. Most of...More

Reviewed February 12, 2018

Small hotel with very friendly and attentive staff. The view from the garden is priceless. Small rooms with comfy beds and nice shower. Minimalistic style. The view from the room should have been the ocean. Unfortunately, the windows needed cleaning. The only downside was the...More

Thank ReMiwe
Response from Sanjeeva G, Director of Sales at The Southern GateResponded February 13, 2018

Thank You for taking the time to review the property. Your comments noted. Will look into same immediately,

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Hotel Amenities
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Refrigerator in room
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US$69 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Ahangama
Number of rooms
Price range
US$69 - US$100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Ahangama
Traveller (10)
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