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Pool at nightRelaxation pavilion
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Private room in bed and breakfast
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 private bath
2 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
1 private bath
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave this home’s check-in process a 5-star rating.
Phil is a Superhost
Superhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
Sparkling clean
10 recent guests have said that this home was sparkling clean.

Beautiful Colonial style guesthouse set in a acre of lovely tropical gardens with an infinity swimming pool & relaxation pavilion. We are also only a one minute walk from a gorgeous little reef protected bay, which is perfect for snorkeling.


Free parking on premises
Cable TV
Air conditioning
Hair dryer

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12) and pets
Check-in time is 1PM - 1AM (next day) and check out out by 11AM


219 Reviews

Charlie User Profile
December 2018
An authentic and relaxing stay away from the hustle and bustle of Mirissa. Great to watch the monkeys in the distance whilst lounging in the pool - lots of beautiful birds to spot too.
Lauren User Profile
November 2018
We had a lovely stay at the Spice House for 2 nights. The room was lovely and the pool and gardens were beautiful! It is well located to access the beach and Mirissa itself. Would definitely recommend!
Ellen User Profile
November 2018
Spice house was our favourite place in sri lanka. The location is great but still quiet enough so you feel like you are in the middle of the jungle. Dinner was the best food we had whilst in sri lanka, couldn’t recommend this place more!
Thomas User Profile
November 2018
The Spice House was a brilliant place to stay in Marissa. Beautiful pool and gardens, lovely room, very attentive staff, and a perfect location for the beach and local restaurants. Thanks to Phil and the Spice House staff for a wonderful stay.
Pascale User Profile
November 2018
The Spice House is a hidden gem of tranquility set back from the main road in Mirissa. Everything about the place is idyllic; from the rooms, to the decor and the stunning pool. The food is some of the best we had in Sri Lanka. Would highly recommend - so glad we stayed here! Tha…
Lindy User Profile
November 2018
Phil and his wife are warm, friendly hosts. Due to illness we did not get to Phil's as we had to stay close to the medical centre but Phil remained in contact and it was comforting to know a knowledgeable, caring local was at the end of the phone. We can't wait to get back and s…
Georgie User Profile
November 2018
Beautiful house, hosts and food (definitely stay for the dinner)! We loved our stay and would 10/10 recommend the spice house to anyone heading to Marissa!

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Joined in December 2014
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382 Reviews
Phil is a SuperhostSuperhosts are experienced, highly rated hosts who are committed to providing great stays for guests.
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