Best Hotels to Stay in Sri Lanka

Taj Resort and Spa Bentota

Taj Bentota Room

When we speak of luxurious hotels, Taj resorts take the cake away with its grandeur. Boasting the most remarkable pleasures in the world, each one of Taj hotels is a pleasure citadel, designed for those who wish to be, spoilt as the royalty. One such property incorporated by the Tata Group is the breath-taking Taj Bentota Resort & Spa. Roosted along the finest beaches of Sri Lanka, Taj Bentota makes one of the most photographed resorts in the city. Not only, does it seamlessly blend with the Indian Ocean, but also, offers upscale accommodation and intensive guest care. Their renovated living spaces, relaxing swimming pool, energy bar, fine restaurants, and rejuvenating spa gives you a taste of everything Taj Bentota has to offer. Whether indoors or outdoors, the blue Indian Ocean views and thriving greens are bound to leave you mesmerised by their natural beauty.

Check-In: 2 PM | Check Out: 12 PM | Price: Starts from INR 15,610

Address: National Holiday Resort, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka

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The Kingsbury Colombo

The Kingsbury Hotel in Colombo

One of the splendid five-star properties to stay in Colombo is The Kingsbury Hotel, located near the World Trade Centre, Galle Face Green, and the Dutch Hospital area. This luxury hotel offers 207 tastefully designed rooms and 22 Suites that ensure a perfect staycation. Keeping every luxury in mind, The Kingsbury Hotel is where you will experience a wholesome holiday. Whether it be, plush Frette linen bedding, luxuriant BVLGARI bath cosmetics, innate hospitality, or curated dining, The Kingsbury Hotel, guarantees one-of-a-kind holiday to suit all your demands. The hotel also offers easy access to entertainment, shopping, and business needs.

Check-In: 2 PM | Check Out: 12 PM | Price: Starts from INR 13,500

Address: 48 Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo, 00100, Sri Lanka

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Jetwing Lake Dambulla

JetwingLake Sri Lanka

Jetwing Lake in Dambulla is a Sri Lankan resort that lives up to its reputation of hosting the Kings who once ruled civilisations, went on wars and implored refuge. Today, this prime property allows you to luxuriate in the same comforts, as once did the royalty. The hospitality of Jetwing Lake Dambulla caters the same timeless warmth as it did to its legendary heroes. You must stay here to discover the magic of history, regal heritage and nature, at the cultural heart of miracle island. This contemporary masterpiece features all the luxuries of a modern hotel including 94 sophisticated rooms surrounded by the magnificence of natural surroundings. Each hotel room comes with a generously spacious balcony from where you can gaze out at the remote lake and forest that they call home. While the rooms are cloaked in tropical aesthetics, they also feature the modern minimalist ambience to blend with the environment. Encapsulating all these luxuries in absolute comfort of historic hinterlands, Jetwing Lake also portrays restaurants with curated culinary experiences that will make your stay a memorable one.

Check-In: 2 PM | Check Out: 12 PM | Price: Starts from INR 14,475

Address: Wijaya Kumaratunga Mawatha, Dambulla 21100 Sri Lanka

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Amaya Hills Resort Kandy

Amaya Hills Resort Breakfast

Perched on the summit of a hill, is Amaya Hills Resort, an upscale resort in Kandy overlooking the lush Hanthana Mountain Range. Not too far from Peradeniya Botanical Gardens and Temple of the Sacred Tooth, this grand resort welcomes you to monarchical charms from an era when Kandy was the ancient capital of Sri Lanka. This breathtaking property inspires regal splendour and offers verdant views with every step you take. Each of the 100 rooms of this unique, royal abode is a blend of luxury and modern décor that best highlight the Kandyan culture. While their balconies let you soak in the panoramic views of the Heerassagala Hills. Intimate yet inspiring, as they quote it! The resort also features a sophisticated restaurant with a terrace, an outdoor pool with valley views, a cosy tea lounge, a gym, an elegant bar, a nightclub and a rejuvenating spa.

Check-In: 2 PM | Check Out: 12 PM | Price: Starts from INR 11,450

Address: Amaya Hills, Herrassagala, 20000, Sri Lanka

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Araliya Green Hills Resort

Araliya Green Hills Resort

Araliya Green Hills Resort is one of the most exquisite, four-star luxury properties of Nuwara Eliya. Perched on a hilltop, this sensational resort welcomes you to a perfect amalgamation of old-world charm and modern comforts with four-star facilities. Whether it be, the snuggly accommodation or the atmosphere enveloped in heavenly pleasures, Araliya Green Hills Resort turns out to be as charming as its name. Designed to highlight the stunning beauty of the surroundings, Araliya Green Hills Resort, offers 160 delightful rooms painted in a compelling glamour, furnished with the warmth of love. This surreal accommodation in Nuwara Eliya is a cocoon of absolute luxury where your senses will be appeased, with the best luxury imaginable.

Check-In: 2 PM | Check Out: 12 PM | Price: Starts from INR 10,000

Address: 10, Glenfall Road, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka

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Bandarawela Hotel

Bandarawela Luxury Hotel

Nestled against a backdrop of misty Lankan mountains, is Bandarawela Hotel, a British Colonial Hotel now operated by Aitken Spence. This unique staycation, not only, adds a touch of uniqueness to your Sri Lankan vacation, but also, allows you to indulge in colonial-era luxuries. From lavish gardens to cosy rooms to fresh mountain air, Bandarawela Hotel offers a soul-cleansing vacation weaved with modern comforts. This premier luxury hotel has preserved its British charm and has only 33 rooms so its best advised making an advance reservation. Each of these lodge-style accommodation features well-appointed facilities for a memorable mountain resort experience. If bygone era thrills you then Bandarawela Hotel is where you can expect a real British experience. Besides, this elegant retreat is situated in central Sri Lanka and therefore, features the best of scenic splendour.

Check-In: 2 PM | Check Out: 12 PM | Price: Starts from INR 5,500

Address: 14 Welimada Rd, Bandarawela 90100, Sri Lanka

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Fairway Sunset Galle

Fairway Sunset Room

Located close to the historic Galle Fort is Fairway Sunset, a new hotel that offers the best sunset and sea views of the city. Featuring 65 Luxurious rooms, 19 two and three serviced apartments with Spa, Fairway Sunset is a hotel that highlights smart luxury with breathtaking views and more. Apart from their sophisticated rooftop Bistro bar and restaurant, some of the hotel’s rooms also showcase outstanding views of the Indian Ocean. Each room at this hotel portrays elegant decor, blended with comfort and technology to suit your every need. All in all, a great hotel in Galle that symbolises the best of Sri Lanka by bringing together a world of contrasting influences, with modern facilities and exceptional hospitality.

Check-In: 2 PM | Check Out: 12 PM | Price: Starts from INR 5,500

Address: 447/A Matara Rd, Galle 80000, Sri Lanka

Read detailed hotel review here: Fairway Sunset Galle

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