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5.0 out of 5

"Extraordinary level of customer service, coupled with excellent food options. Great infinity pool. Very large room and bathroom. wildlife all over th ... " More

By a verified traveller on Mon 14 Jan 2019

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Hotel Description

At Buckingham Place, you'll be 18.5 km (11.5 mi) from Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary and 51.1 km (31.7 mi) from Bundala Bird Sanctuary. Highlights at this beachfront hotel include 2 outdoor swimming pools, a full-service spa, and a restaurant.

LED TVs with cable channels are featured in all 16 rooms, and you can enjoy free WiFi, balconies or patios, and free local calls. Refrigerators and room service make in-room dining convenient. Tempur-Pedic beds and premium bedding invite a comfortable night's sleep, and you'll find nice touches like rainfall showerheads and bathrobes. Free bottled water, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own lounge bar. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, coffee/tea in a common area, and free use of bicycles. Each morning buffet breakfast is served between 7:30 AM and 10:00 AM. There's also free valet parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

With a stay at this 4-star Tangalle hotel, you'll be steps from Tangalle Beach.

Honeymoon Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$285* Per night/room 22 Apr. - 23 Apr.

Extra Large Suite

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Extra Large Double Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Garden Suite

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Balcony Double Bedroom

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Buckingham Place ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Buckingham Place

Everyone (1)
5 out of 5
Extraordinary level of customer service, coupled with excellent food options. Great infinity pool. Very large room and bathroom. wildlife all over the hotel grounds. Owner mingles amongst the guests at meal times and provides great conversations

Posted by on 14 Jan. 2019

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Feb. 2019 by Nick & the Team

Thank you very much for your fabulous feedback, on behalf of us all I'm delighted this place made such a good impression and that still, nobody seems to mind me wandering around nattering to our guests! Please come back, we're told by our 'regulars' we seem to get better each time they come! In the meantime, have a wonderful and happy life. Best wishes from our warm sunny paradise, from Nick & the Team.

Property Features

Buckingham Place offers its guests 2 outdoor swimming pools and complimentary bicycles. There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. The business-friendly Buckingham Place also features a terrace, a garden, and a picnic area. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours), a train station pick-up service, and a train station drop-off service are available for a fee. Free valet parking is available. A complete renovation of Buckingham Place was completed in November 2016. This 4-star Tangalle hotel is smoke free.

  • 1 floor
  • 16 guestrooms or units
  • 11 buildings
  • Built in 2010
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Towels for the beach
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Pool or billiards table
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free valet parking

Transport

  • Airport: Bandaranaike Intl. Airport (CMB) (218.3 km / 135.7 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and train station pick-up
  • Parking: Free valet parking

Room Amenities

Buckingham Place offers 16 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Tempur-Pedic beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. LED televisions come with cable channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and bidets. This Tangalle hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and complimentary toiletries. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include irons/ironing boards.

  • Private balcony or patio
  • Tempur-Pedic beds
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LED television
  • Cable channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Egyptian cotton linens
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Local calls (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Bidet
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 10:00 AM.

Buckingham Place has a restaurant on site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Spa Services

  • Massages
  • Deep tissue massage

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at midnight

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Guests arriving after 8:00 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in information. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 5 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 5 are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for LKR 5400.0 per stay.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at Buckingham Place

Policies

Accommodations for children age 6-12 must be requested prior to arrival

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve rollaway/extra beds. This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, and a smoke detector in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; guestroom doors are sealed after cleaning. Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; masks are required in public areas. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO).

  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Number of children who can stay for free – 2
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Gloves are available for guests
  • No shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Guest accommodation is sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is not used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety
  • Property follows sanitization practices of COVID-19 Guidelines (WHO)

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: LKR 20 for adults and LKR 15 for children (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: LKR 16000 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: LKR 0 (one-way), (from 6 to 18 years old)
  • Rollaway bed fee: LKR 5400.0 per stay

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

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You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Buckingham Place offers transfers from the airport and train station (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 72 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Children 5 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
  • Up to 2 children 12 years old and younger stay free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.
  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.
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