Hotels in Sri Lanka

The best way to see Sri Lanka is to take a tour, SriLankan Holidays offers a number of set tours or we can tailor-make one to suit you personal requirements.   We have detailed three tours below:

Hotels in Colombo

Holiday Inn
Holiday InnRated by guests in the top twenty of over 3000 Holiday Inn's worldwide, this hotel features 100 spacious, recently refurbished bedrooms, a 24-hour coffee shop, lounge bar, speciality Moghul restaurant and tempting pastry shop.  The hotel also has a large swimming pool.

Galadari Hotel
GaladariPopular with guests from the Middle East, this hotel is conveniently situated in the heart of the business and shopping district.  There are 446 luxuriously appointed rooms, a business centre, 24-hour coffee shop, shopping arcade and night club.  A well equipped gym, sauna and steam rooms, swimming pool with sun-deck and a tennis court.

Galle FaceGalle Face Hotel
Overlooking the Indian Ocean this is a hotel exemplifying a bygone age.  With only 77 rooms, guests are welcomed in the same manner as were Lord Mountbatten and Prince Philip before them.  Rooms have high ceilings, wooden floors and antique furniture.  There is a 24-
hour Butler service, verandah restaurant, swimming pool and
snooker room. 

Trans Asia Hotel
Trans AsiaA resort style hotel in the centre of Colombo offering its guests views of the Beira Lake and Ocean.  358 large, well furnished rooms compliment the excellent relaxation areas of the swimming pool, gym with sauna & steam rooms, tennis, squash & volleyball courts and massage and herbal bath facilities.  There is a 24-hour coffee shop, bars, shopping arcade, Chinese & Thai speciality restaurants, night club and business centre.

A truly deluxe property situated in the heart of Colombo, the Hilton has 357 rooms on 19 floors.  There are 7 restaurants, 3 bars, an English pub, night club and a complete sports complex with pool, sauna, jacuzzi, tennis & squash courts, plus a fitness centre.  A business centre is also provided.

Taj SamudraTaj Samudra
Facing the Indian Ocean and well situated, this quality hotel has 295 rooms, 6 restaurants, shopping arcade, bat, hair salon and barber shop, 24-hour coffee shop, business centre, disco, swimming pool with a smaller children's pool and tennis and squash courts.

Southern Beach Hotels

Saman Villas
Saman VillaSmall, yet perfectly located and beautifully designed this hotel has only 27 rooms.  The restaurant and bar overlook the large pool whilst upstairs are a library, lounge and bar with pool table.  The gym is nicely equipped with sauna and steam rooms together with a herbal massage and aromatherapy treatment facility.

Taj ExoticaTaj Exotica
A hotel set amid landscaped gardens in which to relax in luxury overlooking palm-fringed beaches.  There are 2 restaurants, an indoor/outdoor coffee shop and a large swimming pool.  The rooms are elegantly furnished and face the waters of the Indian Ocean.

Eden Hotel
EdenWith the recent addition of an Ayurveda Spa nestling in a landscaped garden of mini-waterfalls, ponds, flowers and herbs, the Eden, with 158 rooms is a prime resort property.  There is a huge pool, coffee shop, restaurant, sports complex with gym, sauna and steam rooms, squash courts and snooker table.

TropicalTropical Villas
Another small property with only 54 rooms, there is a very intimate and enchanting feeling to this hotel.  Perhaps more of a garden rather than a beach hotel, it has an atmosphere of 'leafy' calm.  In the grounds is a swimming pool and the beach is only a short walk away.  There is also a restaurant and bar.  Not to be missed is the unique 'Taste of Sri Lanka' excursion, try it, you will not be disappointed.

Royal PalmsRoyal Palms
Situated in a coconut grove fronting the beach, this is a place to relax.  There is a huge pool, with swim-in bar, jacuzzi and interesting bubble baths.  There is a restaurant and bar with entertainment and a disco pub.  For more strenuous activities there is a gym, tennis, squash, badminton and snooker.

RiverinaRiverina Hotel
Set in beautiful tropical gardens, this is a fairly large hotel with 192 rooms.  There is plenty of space and the pool is surrounded by lush grass and tall trees providing a cool, relaxing atmosphere.  The golden beach is just a few steps away.  There is a fitness centre and the 'Marina' offers water skiing, windsurfing, scuba and fishing.  This is an excellent family hotel with activities organised for younger children.

Hotels in Kandy & Nuwara Eliya

Earls RegencyEarls Regency, Kandy
Overlooking the Mahaweli River this elegant 100 room hotel offers spacious, relaxing accommodation with an Ayurvedic centre, large pool, gym, tennis and squash courts.  There are both indoor and outdoor dining possibilities, a 24-hour coffee shop and 2 bars.

MahaweliMahaweli Reach Hotel, Kandy
Nestling along the banks of the Mahaweli river, the hotel of 155 rooms boasts an ambience of traditional culture.  Rooms are large and many of the public areas open onto the pool and garden.  There is also a tennis court and snooker room, a restaurant and bar.

Le KandyanLe Kandyan, Kandy
Set on the sloping hills atop Kandy, this 100 room resort hotel overlooks majestic countryside.  Enjoy the many activities ranging from swimming, tennis, squash, billiards, cycling, hiking to relaxing in the Ayurvedic centre.  There are restaurants and bars, a library and a reading room.

Grand HotelGrand Hotel, Nuwara Eliya
A vintage 220 room hotel with a distinctly British colonial flavour overlooking the golf course surrounded by lush vegetation and misty tea gardens.  There is a fine-dining restaurant, speciality Indian restaurant, coffee shop, 3 bars, gym with sauna, billiard room and large shopping arcade.

St. Andrew'sSt. Andrew's Hotel, Nuwara Eliya
A small vintage hotel, once the family home of a wealthy landowner, it has period accents and only 47 rooms.  A tranquil property where strawberries, tea and cake can be taken on the beautifully manicured lawn or veranda.  There is a formal restaurant, bar, cocktail and snooker room.

Tea FactoryThe Tea Factory, Nuwara Eliya
As the name suggests, this 61 room property has been tastefully converted from a factory set upon a tea plantation.  Retaining many original features this is a unique hotel with restaurant, 2 bars, gym with sauna, a games room and a herbal massage centre.

Please note, while every care has been taken to ensure accuracy, all tours and hotel descriptions and amenities mentioned are subject to change.