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Accommodation
In Sri Lanka

Discover unparalleled comfort and elegance with Ceylon Hikka Tours’ curated selection of accommodations in Sri Lanka.
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Accommodation in Sri Lanka

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Discover unparalleled comfort and elegance with Ceylon Hikka Tours’ curated selection of accommodations in Sri Lanka. Our premium tour agency ensures that your stay is a seamless blend of luxury and authenticity. From idyllic beachfront resorts to charming boutique hideaways, each accommodation is carefully chosen to reflect the unique charm of its surroundings. Experience the epitome of hospitality as you unwind in handpicked lodgings that enhance the beauty of your Sri Lankan sojourn. Let Ceylon Hikka Tours elevate your travel experience with accommodations that resonate with the soul of this captivating island nation.

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Aditya Resort

Rathgama, Galle Coast

"Aditya is another must-have property in Sri Lanka’s increasingly impressive boutique market. This artistic hotel oozes class and style and sits on a secluded stretch of beach in Rathgama, midway between the hedonistic beach resort of Hikkaduwa and the historic old town of Galle."

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Amangalla

Galle Fort, Galle Coast

"Amangalla is a fabulous boutique hotel in Galle Fort seeking to offer the highest possible luxury in intimate, historic surroundings. The property is an amalgamation of buildings dating back over 400 years and offers excellent old-world luxury."

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Amaya Hills

Heerassagala, Kandy

"Amaya Hills, one of Kandy’s best-appointed hotels, lies on a rocky outcrop, 15 minutes drive above the hill-country capital. This hotel has a traditional Sri Lankan feel and benefits from stirring views, standing amid steep, wooded hills about 15 minutes above the town, a peaceful land of beautiful sunsets and wispy morning mists."

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Anantara Kalutara Resort

Kalutara, West Coast

"Global hotel, resort and spa brand Anantara brings its internationally recognised standards to its Kalutara Resort offering stylish accommodation in 141 rooms, suites and villas. Inspired by Geoffrey Bawa’s design, Anantara Kalutara offers views of the Indian Ocean and Kalu Ganga River."

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Anilana Nilaveli

Nilaveli, East Coast

"Anilana Nilaveli is a contemporary, stylish resort set on Nilaveli beach. It has a variety of rooms, bars and restaurants and beautiful views of the Indian Ocean, and is an ideal base for those interested in water-sports."

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Athulya Villas

Panabokke, Kandy

"Athulya Villas is a 19C Kandyan walawua (ancestral home) perched on a hillock in the village of Panabokke and has scenic mountain views and acres of lush gardens."

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Borderlands

Kitulgala, Sinharaja & Kitulgala

"Borderlands camping is based in Kitulgala, a riverside village that offers Sri Lanka’s best white-water rafting experience. Accommodation is in tents and wooden cabins on stilts and built right over the river."

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C Beyond

Nilaveli, East Coast

"If you love water, you’ll love C Beyond, one of the East Coast’s finest boutique properties. Chic yet informal, and positioned between a lagoon and the beach on the northern outskirts of Nilavali."

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Casa Heliconia

Pasyala, North-West

"Casa Heliconia is an exquisite holiday retreat on a fruit and vegetable estate only 45 minutes from the airport. It consists of just two chalets, a swimming pool pavilion and a lounge pavilion, all of which are immersed in lush tropical gardens. Sister property of the acclaimed Kandy House."

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Ceylon Tea Trails Norwood

Hatton, Hill Country

"The luxurious Norwood Bungalow commands a fine view of the Bogawantalawa Valley. Enjoy a traditional English cream served by authentically-dressed butlers, many descended from butlers of the colonial period. One of five wonderful tea-estate bungalows in the acclaimed Tea Trails collection in the south-west highlands."

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Cinnamon Bentota Beach

Bentota, West Coast

"Cinnamon Bentota Beach enjoys one of the finest beach positions in Sri Lanka, standing on a prime piece of land where the Bentota River meets the Indian ocean. A 5-star resort which was not just renovated but reimagined in 2019 and which once again can claim to be a prince among Sri Lanka’s traditional beach hotels."

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Cinnamon Wild 

Yala National Park, Yala

"An atmospheric wildlife hotel with well-appointed cabanas on the fringes of Yala game park which is highly regarded by upmarket package tourists and by independent travellers."

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Coco Bay

Unawatuna, Galle Coast

"Coco Bay, just minutes away from lively Unawatuna Bay, is a modern 12-room hotel blessed by a quieter aspect than the main beach strip. It has vibrant interiors and spaciousrooms with sea views."

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Crystal Sands

Rathgama, Galle Coast

"Crystal Sands is a contemporary all-Suite hotel at the northern end of the Galle Coast. It comprises 25 Sky Villas combining the luxury of a top-end hotel with the comforts and sense of belonging of home."

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Ekho Ella

Ella, Hill Country

"Ekho Ella enjoys a prime location in the heart of Ella town with unrivalled views of the magnificent Ella Gap and offers comfortable rooms with modern facilities designed around a unique railway theme."

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Ellerton

Gampola, Hill Country

"Ellerton is a splendid hill county property blessed with magnificent views. The 100-year-old planters' bungalow, recently refurbished by British owners, sits amid a nine-acre organic tea and spice estate in Gampola, half-an-hour deeper into the hills from Kandy. Choose between the old-colonial manor house and the main house."

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Firsmead

Nuwara Eliya, Hill Country

"Firsmead is a stately bungalow overlooking Lake Gregory in Nuwara Eliya offering a personalised service and plenty of modern comforts for a relaxing stay."

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Fox Jaffna

Jaffna

"Fox Jaffna is a chic boutique hotel featuring 24 luxurious rooms. Located in Kokuvil, Fox Jaffna is an ideal escape in the north of the island. The property is in close proximity to many attractions in Jaffna."

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Galle Face Hotel

Colombo

"Galle Face Hotel, originally constructed in the 19th century, incorporates traditional Victorian features with stylish contemporary design. It is an attractive alternative to Colombo’s modern business hotels: the stately wooden panelling and staunchly Victorian rooms are resonant of a bygone age."

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Goatfell

Kandapola, Hill Country

"Goatfell is an excellent tea bungalow with a progressive outlook in the cool hills of Nuwara Eliya. With a large garden area and comfortable rooms, Goatfell is perfect for an intimate getaway and will ensure you leave rested and rejuvenated."

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HIDE Ella

Ella, Hill Country

"HIDE Ella is a uber-modern hotel with a distinctive glass-fronted design that makes impressive use of its wonderful position built into a steep, 60-degree slope in Ella Gap."

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IF Villa

Thalpe, Galle Coast

"This magnificent Dutch-period house is set in a large tropical garden and faces a beautiful stretch of sandy coastline. The villa resembles a traditional southern 'walauwa' (ancestral home) with columns, verandas and a central courtyard."

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Jetwing Colombo Seven

Colombo

"Jetwing Colombo Seven is comfortably one of the finest mid-range offerings in town, its crowning glory being a magnificent rooftop pool bar. The hotel's contemporary theme does not lack for warmth, making it that rare thing - an ideal option whether visiting for business or pleasure."

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Jetwing Kandy Gallery

Kandy

"Built on the shores of a winding river with rolling green hills beyond, Jetwing Kandy Gallery enjoys a peaceful and scenic setting barely 30 minutes from Kandy’s city centre. As with all the Jetwing hotels, the service and facilities provided are exceptional."

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Jetwing Lighthouse

Galle, Galle Coast

"Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel is an inspired creation from Sri Lanka’s foremost architect, the late Geoffrey Bawa. This five-star boutique hotel is a stylish haven built tight to the coastline just outside of historic Galle Fort. The 85 rooms and suites have elegant, understated interiors showing Moroccan, Chinese and Dutch influences."

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Jetwing Vil Uyana

Sigiriya, Cultural Triangle

"Jetwing Vil Uyana spreads over scenic flatlands close to Sigiriya Rock. This immensely tranquil development reawakens the efforts of ancient Sinhala kings who developed and irrigated this area. Large, private cabanas, luxuriously appointed, blend seamlessly into a rural landscape of marshes, lakes, paddy fields and forest."

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JH Villa

Thalpe, Galle Coast

"JH Villa is a beautiful six-bedroom villa five minutes away from the pristine beaches of Thalpe along the Galle Coast. Offering spacious, well-appointed rooms, a big garden and a pavilion set right on Thalpe beach, this is an ideal setting for a family holiday."

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Kahanda Kanda

Koggala, Galle Coast

"Beaches are beaches anywhere in the world but it is often said that the interior of a country is where the true spirit lies. Sri Lanka is no different and Kahanda Kanda provides the perfect example. Set on a hill amidst a working tea estate which slopes down to the Koggala Lake at one end, this stylish property was built in 2000 as a private villa and is now an award winning boutique hotel."

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Karpaha Sands

Kalkudah, East Coast

"Karpaha Sands is on an idyllic beach retreat with a glamping feel on Kalkudah Bay on Sri Lanka's east coast, offering ample space and privacy in a blissfully designed space exuding artistry and elegance."

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Kings Pavilion

Kandy

"Surrounded by greenery with views of the Hunnasgiriya and Knuckles mountain range, Kings Pavilion is located 10 minutes from the Kandy town and provides accommodation in 9 stylish rooms that are perfect for couples, families and friends."

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Koragaha Lodge

Tissa, Tissa and Kataragama

"Koragaha Lodge is a cosy and well-managed lodge in an attractive rural setting and offering a hospitable stay in a mid-market property well placed for Yala"

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Lake Lodge Kandalama

Kandalama, Cultural Triangle

"Lake Lodge is a 12-room boutique hotel that enjoys scenic surroundings of gentle hills and Lake Kandalama beyond. Accommodation is in six two-storey chalets - upper floor rooms have with balconies opening out to picturesque jungle and mountains views"

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Le Grand

Galle, Galle Coast

"Located just outside the historic Galle Fort, Le Grand is a modern hotel offering a wide range of facilities and activities in a convenient location."

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Leopard Trails Yala

Yala National Park, Yala

"Leopard Trails Yala provides a classic mobile camping experience in the buffer zone bordering Yala National Park. Located just 6 kms from the Katagamuwa entrance to Yala, the camp site is immersed in nature. Camping option also in Wilpattu."

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Maalu Maalu Resort & Spa

Pasikudah, East Coast

"Maalu Maalu Resort & Spa lies secluded on a pristine stretch of beach fronting the turquoise waters of Pasikudah Bay on the East Coast. Opened in June 2011, this idyllic beach escape became the first to open in Batticaloa after the dawning of peace in Sri Lanka. A blissful resort designed along the lines of a ‘wadiya’ or fishing village."

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Maniumpathy

Colombo

"Maniumpathy is a luxurious eight-bedroom colonial villa located in a residential hub of Colombo surrounded by cafes and shops. Tastefully furnished with antiques and modern amenities, Maniumpathy is a great place to start or even wind down a well-deserved holiday."

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Mosvold Villa

Ahangama, Galle Coast

"Mosvold Villa is a 12-bedroom boutique villa fronting a secluded beach in the fishing village of Ahangama on the Galle Coast. This is surfing territory, a convenient drive from Galle’s 17C Dutch Fort. Rooms have twin or double beds and enjoy spectacular sea views."

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Mountbatten Bungalow

Kandy

"Mountbatten Bungalow provides a colonial experience with all the luxuries of modern life. Surrounded by tea gardens, this accommodation has a peaceful atmosphere and stunning views, yet remains within easy distance of Kandy for daily excursions into the city."

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Nooit Gedacht

Unawatuna, Galle Coast

"Nooit Gedacht Heritage Hotel, built in 1735 by a Dutch Governor, is a tranquil haven just a short walk from popular Unawatuna beach. It is surrounded by beautifully-kept gardens and is the perfect place to relax and unwind after a day exploring the island’s south coast"

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Owl and The Pussycat

Thalpe, Galle Coast

"Owl and the Pussycat is an quirky sixteen-bedroom hotel in Thalpe with a beautiful setting next to the sea. Based around the Edward Lear poem, the hotel has vibrant, unusual décor and a colourful exterior. There is a large pool, outside bar and dining area and a swimmable beach just 100m away."

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Palmyrah House

Mannar, Jaffna & the North

"Palmyrah House is a 14-bedroom boutique hotel on Mannar Island in the north west of Sri Lanka. This remote region is popular for birdwatching during the season from October to March when migrant birds in their thousands line the lagoons and water holes."

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Radisson Hotel Kandy

Kandy

"Centrally located in Kandy town, Radisson Hotel Kandy offers 122 stylishly-designed rooms with fantastic amenities for an affordable price."

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Rangala House

Knuckles, Kandy

"One of the island’s secret escapes, Rangala House is a converted tea estate bungalow in the Knuckles Mountain Range, which provides a majestic backdrop for this property. Rangala House faces the luminous, tea-covered hills of the Dukwari Estate and has a pool set amidst abundant tropical foliage and birdsong."

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Roseland Cottages

Bandarawela, Hill Country

"Roseland Cottages is much-loved by many guests who fall for its simple charms. This organic farm lies on a hill to the east of Bandarawela, boasting mesmerising views of the mountains beyond."

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Samudra House

Habaraduwa, Galle Coast

"Samudra House is a modern beach villa on the Galle Coast with two en suite bedrooms and a large swimming pool set amid tropical gardens. Sea views are enticing."

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Sergeant House

Unawatuna, Galle Coast

"Sergeant House, an exceptional boutique villa offered in whole or by the room, is immersed in tropical gardens and is rare for Unawatuna where beachside guesthouses and mid-range hotels are the norm. Two pavilions and an old southern villa, plus gym and pool, have distant sea views and can house up to 11 in style"

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Shinagawa Beach

Balapitiya, West Coast

"Shinagawa Beach is a modern 26 room boutique hotel in Balapitiya on Sri Lanka's west coast with a fine pedigree: it is the sister hotel of the excellent River House, just inland nearby, and Tamarind Hill in Galle. Impressive rooms have great ocean views, there is comparatively safe sea swimming in peak season, a large swimming pool."

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Sri Sharavi Beach Villas

Mirissa, South Coast

"Sri Sharavi Beach Villas is a luxurious holiday retreat with a fabulous beach side setting in Mirissa on Sri Lanka's south coast. Four contemporary villas front a 45 metre swimming pool and the sea beyond."

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Stonyhurst

Nuwara Eliya, Hill Country

"Stonyhurst is an exquisite stone cottage situated down a secluded, leafy by-road in Nuwara Eliya, near the golf club. Set on a manicured lawn with flowering hedges, it has six bedrooms and warm and welcoming interiors."

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Sun Siyam Pasikudah

Pasikudah, East Coast

"Sun Siyam is located on the unspoilt sandy shores of Pasikudah, one of the most popular tourist spots on the east coast. This contemporary-style hotel provides great accommodation and delicious food."

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Talalla Retreat

Talalla, South Coast

"Tallala Retreat, which consists of eight two-storey villas, has a placid, almost ethereal feel, tempting the thought that Kiera Knightley or Gwynneth Paltrow might slip peacefully by at any moment. The 32-bedroom property is themed as a retreat centre offering yoga, tai chi, spa and Ayurveda escapes and will delight the arty sun-worshippers among you."

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Taru Villas - Lake Lodge

Colombo

"This guesthouse is a modern, sophisticated accommodation option based in the heart of Colombo. It is within easy reach of restaurants and shops and one of the city’s most popular cultural sites, Gangarama Temple."

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Taru Villas - Rampart Street (25)

Galle Fort, Galle Coast

"Taru Villas - Rampart Street is an appealing four-bedroom villa with pool and a prime position inside the historic Galle Fort."

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Taru Villas - The Muse

Bentota, West Coast

"Taru Villas – The Muse is a charming nine-bedroom boutique hotel located minutes away from the beach stretch in Bentota. Each room is individually designed and tastefully well-appointed with all modern amenities."

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The Bartizan

Galle Fort, Galle Coast

"The Bartizan is an imaginative mid-priced hotel which successfully blends ancient and modern and which is blessed by a wonderful position in Galle Fort with views over the Indian Ocean"

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The Ibis, Wilpattu

Wilpattu National Park, North-West

"Located 20 minutes from the Wilpattu National Park, The Ibis is a rustic styled bungalow that offers comfortable accommodation in two bedrooms with all modern facilities that overlook the nearby lake."

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The Last House

Tangalle, South Coast

"The Last House, so called because it was Geoffrey Bawa's architectural swansong, is positioned on an idyllic strip of land - lagoon on one side, beach on the other - on the outskirts of Tangalle. It has long been one of best villas in the south coast and also operates as a small boutique hotel. Few villas have a better beach."

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The Oliphant Boutique Villa

Shanthipura, Hill Country

"The Oliphant Boutique Villa is a charming seven-bedroom British colonial house amidst tea estates and mountains a short distance from the Nuwara Eliya town. Located in Shanthipura, the highest village in Sri Lanka, this mansion was built by the son of Sir Anthony Oliphant, the eight Chief Justice of old Ceylon and is perfect for couples."

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The Thinnai

Jaffna, Jaffna & the North

"The Thinnai is a 39-suite luxury hotel located in the quieter part of Jaffna town. Closely situated to many of the interesting and historical sites in the Northern peninsula, Thinnai is a great place for families and friends."

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Thotalagala

Haputale, Hill Country

"Thotalagala is a stylish seven-bedroom boutique hotel in the central highlands of Haputale. This former tea planter’s bungalow pays homage to tea planters that helped shape the history of the tea sector in the Uva province."

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Ulagalla Resort

Cultural Triangle

"Ulagalla Resort is the most luxurious choice close to the ruins of the ancient capital Anuradhapura. Individual villas are set amidst 58 acres of lush woodland, paddy fields and the Ulagalla Reservoir. Among the many activity options, Ulagalla even has its own riding stables, enabling you to explore the area on horseback."

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Villa Bentota by KK Collection

Bentota, West Coast

"Villa Bentota by KK Collection is one of hottest west coast beach properties. This chic colonial-period villa is set amidst extensive tropical gardens with the Indian Ocean a brief stroll away and is ideal for a romantic holiday. Now under the excellent management of the KK Collection."

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Villa Oceane

Matara, South Coast

"Villa Oceane is a charming five-bedroom property hidden away by the Madiha surf point, between Matara and Mirissa on Sri Lanka’s South Coast. This is a convivial, well-run place with the extra attraction of possessing a secluded spot a short distance away from the coastal road."

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Vivanta Colombo Airport Garden

Colombo

"The Vivanta Colombo Airport Garden is a traditional airport hotel set on a 38 acre coconut plantation leading to Negombo Lagoon. Owned by the Taj group, it has 110 rooms and is only 5km from the airport.
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Water Garden

Sigiriya, Cultural Triangle

"Water Garden Sigiriya is a luxurious 30-bedroom hotel located in the Cultural Triangle with panoramic views of the majestic Sigiriya Rock Fortress. Accommodation is in comfortable, elegant villas, scattered across 35 acres and set amidst a water garden."

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Wild Coast Tented Lodge

Yala National Park, Yala

"Settled on the buffer zone of Yala National Park, Wild Coast Tented Lodge is the newest addition to Resplendent Ceylon’s collection of high-end hotels. Offering accommodation in 36 uniquely designed Cocoons prepare to have a luxurious campsite experience in Sri Lanka’s second largest national park."

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41 Lighthouse
Street

Galle Fort, Galle Coast

"41 Lighthouse Street is a charming three-bedroom villa tucked away inside Galle Fort. Offering a spacious living area, beautifully designed rooms, an exquisite swimming pool and well-maintained courtyard, this villa is a much sought-after sanctuary."

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Aga Surf View

Tangalle, South Coast

"Discover a peaceful coastal oasis when you stay at Aga Surf View, one of Red Dot’s best budget properties along Sri Lanka’s idyllic south coast."

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Tangalle, South Coast

"Amanwella is renowned as one of Sri Lanka's most luxurious properties. This chic beach hotel is set in a small coconut grove sloping down to a crescent-shaped beach in Tangalle in Sri Lanka's deep south. This 30-suite hotel is owned by the exclusive Aman Group."

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Amaya Lake

Kandalama, Cultural Triangle

"Amaya Lake is a simple hotel of four-star standard which enjoys a peaceful and beautiful setting by the banks of Kandalama Lake in Sri Lanka’s Cultural Triangle. An excellent eco-hotel with a personal feel that offers low-level cabanas in tranquil woodland."

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Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort

Tangalle, South Coast

"Situated on a rocky outcrop amidst a coconut plantation along a secluded section of the island’s southernmost coastline, Anantara Tangalle Peace Haven is a representation of all the versatile environments Sri Lanka has to offer."

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Apa Villa

Thalpe, Galle Coast

"Apa Villa is a delightful boutique hotel which overlooks a coral beach in Thalpe, a few miles south of Galle. It was named after Hans Hoefer, the founder of the Apa Guides – later to become the Insight Guides – and his photographer’s eye has ensured that this is a villa of beauty and elegance."

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Bay Villas

Balapitiya, West Coast

"Bay Villas is a stylish three-suite property overlooking the ocean in Balapitiya which promises a peaceful, private stay. It can be booked by the room or in its entirety."

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Bougainvillea Retreat

Victoria, Kandy

"Bougainvillea is a peaceful holiday retreat in tropical gardens within Victoria Golf & Country Resort. Accommodation is in well-appointed bedrooms set within the main house and separate cottages opening on to lush green gardens and mountain views."

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Camellia Hills

Hatton, Hill Country

"Camellia Hills is a modern interpretation of a tea bungalow. Offering accommodation in five ensuite rooms overlooking the majestic Castlereagh reservoir and surrounding tea plantations, the bungalow is great for relaxation and operate on all-inclusive basis."

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Ceylon Tea Trails Castlereagh

Hatton, Hill Country

"Castlereagh, a colonial tea bungalow nestling in a wooded dell close to a lake, offers unrivalled lake views and superb garden suites. One of five wonderful tea-estate bungalows in the acclaimed Tea Trails collection in the south-west highlands."

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Ceylon Tea Trails Summerville

Hatton, Hill Country

"Summerville is a pretty chocolate box bungalow nestling among the rich green hills of the Dickoya region, more than 4,000 feet above sea level. One of five wonderful tea-estate bungalows in the acclaimed Tea Trails collection in the south-west highlands."

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Cinnamon Grand

Colombo

"Cinnamon Grand has a touch of grandeur and opulence which has long made it a favourite among Colombo five-stars. Central location, great restaurants and the added convenience of an adjoining shopping mall"

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Clingendael

Victoria, Kandy

"Clingendael, a magnificent boutique manor house situated within Victoria Golf & Country Resort, exudes a stately grandeur yet is also infused with the latest in modern technology and contemporary art on the walls. Clingendael's terraced gardens, cascading waterways, verandahs and tranquil setting is ideal for relaxation."

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Coco Tangalla

Tangalle, South Coast

"Coco Tangalla is a six-bedroom, colonial-period villa overlooking the south-coast beaches of Tangalle. The Main House and an adjoining annex lie at the highest point with the infinity swimming pool and gardens at lower levels. Managed by the owner of The Kandy House and The Last House."

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Dolphin Beach

Alankuda, North-West

"Dolphin Beach is for those seeking laidback, barefoot living in natural surroundings. This is a property with a difference, with comfortable accommodation in four a/c tented chalets. A relaxed environment on a quiet stretch of Sri Lanka’s escapist north-west coast."

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Ekho Lake House Polonnuruwa

Polonnaruwa, Cultural Triangle

"Ekho Lake House, which overlooks Parakrama Lake near the ruined city of Polonnaruwa, has a history dating back to the colonial period and has regained much of its allure now that the owners, Ceylon Hotels Corporation, have upgraded the property to a small boutique hotel."

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Era Beach

Thalpe, Galle Coast

"Era Beach is a luxurious eight-roomed boutique hotel comprised of two refurbished colonial-period bungalows which house the main restaurant and lounge bar, and an additional two-storey building which houses the bedrooms. A large swimming pool is the focus of the property."

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Fort Bazaar

Galle Fort, Galle Coast

"Fort Bazaar is an 18-room luxury boutique hotel located in the heart of Galle Fort, its beautiful architecture and décor inspired by Portuguese heritage and contemporary design. The addition of a great restaurant makes this a must-visit place in the Fort."

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Frangipani Tree

Thalpe, Galle Coast

"Frangipani Tree is a stylish boutique hotel set at the edge of a secluded beach in the upmarket settlement of Thalpe. It has ten luxurious and utterly private suites, housed in four stylish villas."

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Galle Fort Hotel

Galle Fort, Galle Coast

"Galle Fort Hotel evokes a subtle sense of colonial grandeur. Enter through the unassuming doors, and watch as a dramatic interior of verandas, columns and arches unfolds. Interiors are elegantly furnished in a minimalist style, blending old and new."

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Habarana Village
by Cinnamon

Habarana, Cultural Triangle

"Habarana Village by Cinnamon is a successful mid-range hotel in the Cultural Triangle with an excellent reputation for reliability among its mix of individual holidaymakers and package tourists. It is set on an acre of garden edged by a serene lake that brings nature right to the doorstep."

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Hideaway Arugam Bay

Arugam Bay, East Coast

"Hideaway is a homely guesthouse with comfortable cottages and some a/c rooms situated on a six-acre estate which attracts plenty of birds and even the occasional monkey. Although Hideaway doesn’t have direct access to the beach, a five minute stroll takes you to one of the main surf points in Arugam Bay."

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Ishq Talpe

Talpe, Galle Coast

"Ishq Talpe is a spacious four-bedroom beach-front property in Talpe, 15 minutes from Galle Fort, which offers its guests uninterrupted views of the Indian Ocean and spectacular sunsets in the evenings. The villa is rented in its entirety and is ideal for families and groups of friends."

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Jetwing Jaffna

Jaffna, Jaffna & the North

"Located in the Northern peninsula of Sri Lanka, Jetwing Jaffna offers 55 stylish bedrooms, impeccable hospitality and great cuisine."

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Jetwing Lagoon

Negombo, North-West

"Jetwing Lagoon, 20 minutes' drive from the international airport, spreads across seven acres of tropical gardens edged by Negombo Lagoon. Originally known as the Blue Lagoon, one of Geoffrey Bawa’s first architectural creations."

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Jetwing Saman Villas

Bentota, West Coast

"Jetwing Saman Villas, one of the most sought-after small hotels in Sri Lanka, is perched on a rocky headland in Bentota. This exquisite 26-room hotel seeks to pamper its guests without becoming intrusive. Children under 12 are discouraged to protect its peaceful atmosphere."

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Jetwing Warwick Gardens

Ambewela, Hill Country

"Located amidst the mountains of Ambewela, on a six-acre estate, Warwick Gardens is a beautifully-restored bungalow with a beautiful, solitary setting on the road to Horton Plains."

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Jim's Farm Villas

Matale, Kandy

"Jim’s Farm Villas is an escapist retreat set on a strikingly attractive, 50-acre coconut and spice estate near Matale. With Kandy and Dambulla both about an hour away, it offers a hill-country atmosphere in an entirely secluded setting."

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Kalu's Hideaway

Udawalawe, Tissa & Kataragama

"Kalu’s Hideaway is the brain child of the former Sri Lankan cricketer Romesh Kaluwitharana. This comfortable and welcoming eco lodge sits on a five-acre garden edged by the Walawe River. Kalu’s Hideaway has 14-rooms and is an ideal, keenly-priced location from which to explore the jungles of Udawalawe."

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Kelburne Mountain View Cottages

Haputale, Hill Country

"Kelburne Mountain View Cottages, three quaint, cosy cottages with timeless appeal, are clustered on a ridge close to Haputale, blessed by one of Sri Lanka's most breathtaking vistas. On a clear day, majestic views south and east stretch for more than 50 miles."

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Kithala Resort

Tissamaharama, Tissa & Kataragama

"Kithala Resort, a three star hotel, lies in the deep south, in the town of Tissa. Wildlife enthusiasts will be particularly taken by its restful location close to the Tissmaharama reservoir. From your private balcony, relax on colonial-style cane chairs and watch an array of birds in the nearby rice fields, as well as the timeless rituals of paddy farming."