These three hotels provide charm and value for money.
Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort
Address: Goyambokka Estate, Tangalle 82200, Sri Lanka
What’s special about it? Recognised in Condé Nast Traveler US’s prestigious 2017 Host List as one of the best new hotels in the world as well as one of the hottest new openings in Sri Lanka, Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort hides away on a rocky outcrop along a secluded stretch of Sri Lanka’s southernmost coastline.
There are several restaurants on site with a high tea lounge. There are also cooking classes available. They pride themselves on wellness with a spa, ayurvedic and reflexology spots at the resort. Fitness enthusiasts can enjoy the 25 meter swimming pool, gym and yoga classes.
Address: Nittawela Rd, Kandy, Sri Lanka
What’s special about it? Many of the hotels in Sri Lanka has a historic story to share. At Elephant Stables, the old colonial bungalow was previously the home of Sir Cudah Ratwatte, the patriarch of the island’s leading aristocratic family.
It got its name as many elephants once housed the gardens.
The names of the hotel are inspired by spices and fragrances like pepper, lemon, saffron, citronella and vanilla. Filled with stunning views and historical significance, guests can enjoy many of its amenities.
Make sure you try the The Elephant Unstable cocktail at the bar or spend your free evenings at the living room watching some classic movies. The reading room will also keep you occupied on days when you do not feel like exploring.
The Fortress Resort and Spa
Address: Koggala, Habaraduwa, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka
The Fortress a modern and luxury 53 room boutique resort that is located on the Southern shores of Sri Lanka, 17 kms away from the historic city of Galle, and 2 kms away from the Koggala Airstrip.
The hotel is inspired by Galle’s powerful ancient Dutch Fort and features six distinct styles of guest rooms and residences. Rooms are kitted with king beds, open plan bathrooms, world class entertainment systems with LCD screens and dvd players, and surround systems.
The three conventional restaurants offer a range of cuisines.
Visit the Spa Naturel with Ayurveda Centre that offers a range of international and ayurvedic therapies, beauty treatments.