Overview

Talalla Retreat

Sampaya House, Talalla South, Matara, Sri Lanka
+94 412 259 171

$28+

Overall guest ratings

8.1/10 Excellent
Based on 510 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.5
  • 9.3
  • 6.3
  • 6.0

Good to know

  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Nice building
  • Good fitness area
  • Pleasant hotel grounds

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    About

    >> Talalla Retreat is a beachfront boutique resort on a pristine, white sandy beach with calm turquoise water, at the southern tip of Sri Lanka .

    >> It comprises seventy rooms including ocean view villas, bamboo huts and the ever popular deluxe rooms. For those on a budget there is also affordable dormitory accomodation in a beautiful colonial house.

    >> Elegantly designed rooms include open air marble bathrooms, private patios and great views of the lush gardens..There is something for everyone. Our retreat has a 20m freshwater lap pool, three custom built yoga pavilions, spa facilities and a gourmet open-air restaurant serving the freshest healthiest meals. We grow organic vegetables for the kitchen….use good stuff and cook it well... .A new beach front restaurant and pool will be coming soon.

    > Yoga classes from highly trained western teachers are offered twice daily and Yoga retreats are available.

    > Talalla Surf camp is second to none….from private lessons to board hire and transport. The famous one week surf camp is a must for those wanting to learn or wanting to improve their surfing.

    > Talalla retreat is and was built as a retreat from your everyday life….relax and enjoy.

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    Talalla Retreat

    Amenities

    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Business center
    • Car rental
    • Concierge service
    • Cribs available
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry facilities
    • Laundry service
    • Room service
    • Spa
    • Outdoor pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beauty salon
    • Express check out
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Coffee shop
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Fitness center
    • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
    • Babysitting/child services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Free parking
    • Free long-term parking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Wedding services
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Beachfront
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Facilities for Disabled Guests
    • Internet
    • Gift shop
    • Golf
    • Child pool
    • Tennis
    • Air-conditioned
    • Sauna
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall Rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 510 reviews
    • 9.5 "Excellent pool."
      7.7 "Clean pool, said 77%."
    • 9.3 "Wonderful beach."
      10.0 "100% appreciated the clean beach."
      8.3 "Beach sports facilities are great, according to 83%."
    • 9.3 "Excellent breakfast."
      7.1 "71% were happy with the price of the breakfast."
    • 9.0 "Terrific location."
      9.8 "98% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      8.0 "80% enjoyed the restaurants & bars nearby."
    • 8.9 "Amenities are good."
      9.4 "94% found the grounds to be nice."
      7.8 "78% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.3 "Service is ok."
      6.6 "Only 66% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      5.7 "Only 57% thought the service was professional."
      6.0 "Housekeeping was ok, according to 60%."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.0 "Only 50% said rooms were big enough."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
    • 2.7 "Terrible value."
      0.5 "The price was too high for 95%."
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    Overall Rating

    7.9 Good
    Based on 392 reviews
    • 9.5 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.4 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.4 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% appreciated the closeness to the beach."
      8.5 "85% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 8.9 "Amenities are good."
      9.4 "94% found the grounds to be nice."
      7.9 "79% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 6.0 "Service is ok."
      6.5 "Only 65% found the staff to be friendly enough."
      5.9 "Only 59% thought the service was professional."
      6.0 "Housekeeping was ok, according to 60%."
    • 5.8 "Rooms are ok."
      5.6 "For only 56%, the bathroom was ok."
      5.1 "Only 51% said rooms were big enough."
    • 3.6 "Internet is poor."
    • 2.6 "Terrible value."
      0.7 "The price was too high for 93%."
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    Overall Rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 61 reviews
    • 9.4 "Excellent pool."
    • 9.3 "Wonderful beach."
    • 9.3 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.1 "Terrific location."
    • 8.7 "Amenities are good."
      9.4 "94% found the grounds to be nice."
    • 6.6 "Service is ok."
    • 6.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 3.0 "Terrible value."
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    Overall Rating

    8.1 Excellent
    Based on 56 reviews
    • 9.0 "Excellent amenities."
      9.5 "95% found the grounds to be nice."
      7.9 "79% thought the building was wonderful."
    • 8.7 "Location is great."
    • 7.8 "Wellness & sports facilities were pleasant enough."
      8.2 "top-notch fitness area, thought 82%."
    • 7.4 "Good vibe."
      7.4 "74% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.9 "Food is average."
      6.0 "Only 60% were satisfied with the menu."
    • 6.6 "Service is ok."
    • 6.3 "Rooms are ok."
      5.9 "For only 59%, the bathroom was ok."
    • 3.0 "Terrible value."
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    Good to know
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Nice building"
    "Good fitness area"
    "Pleasant hotel grounds"
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