Where to stay in Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka offer selection of accommodation types . From old colonial style guest houses to most exciting new openings . The new addition to the Sri Lankan hotel scene is the Boutique hotels and villas.

hostels are becoming very popular accommodation for budget concious tourist to Sri Lanka.

local home stays are also very popular among the travellers to Sri Lanka .there are good and safe homes around the country which have opened up for the guests through various booking sites .

Type of accommodation Sri Lanka offer for its travellers

where to stay in Sri Lanka is actually determined by your budget and type of holiday you are after.

if your Sri Lankan holiday is combined with a round tour (multi day tour around the island ) .you will come across with different type of accommodation other than beach hotels that you will be spending most of your time.

  • Guest houses
  • Rest houses
  • beach hotels
  • boutique hotels and villas
  • hostels
  • camping sites
  • caravan sites
  • tree houses
  • transit hotels
  • city hotels

What type of meals plan available in Sri Lankan hotels

you can book your Srilankan  holidays just simple as hotel only ( there some cons of this ) or with a preferred meal plan .

  • with breakfast

almost all the victors to the island book accommodation with breakfast since it will be easier for them to enjoy a Sri Lankan breakfast ( or breakfast of your choice ) without need to go out in the morning looking for breakfast places.

  • half -board

when it said Half board in Sri Lanka ,you have a choice of choosing either lunch or dinner in addition to the breakfast . So this will be breakfast plus another main meal .

  • full -board

this is include all the three meals which is breakfast ,lunch and dinner . this is a good option if you never plan to go out of your hotel . We least recommend this option since you will lose your chance to try out some meals from outside .

  • all inclusive

this is a good option for travellers to the island with kids and large families. Apart from three main meals this type of meals plan include in between snacks and soft drinks .it is ideal to book all inclusive accommodation if you are planning to stay couple of days at these type of accommodation. (Either a a week or weeks in Sri Lanka ).

mainly all inclusive type of accommodation are offered by hotels located on coastal side .

Do I need a transit hotel (transfer hotel ) in Sri Lanka

depending on your flight shedule (either arrival or departure flight )and the type of holiday you are taking (whether combined with a round tour or excursion) you may need to book a transit hotel in Sri Lanka .

accomodations near (in and around ) to the international airport (Colombo air port) become your transit hotel for the particular day or night .

Closest cities near to the Colombo international air port (Bandaranaike international)

  • Katunayake-minuwangoda-seeduwa (within 5 km to the airport )

there are only few accommodation exist including star class hotels

  • Negombo (within 10 km )

being sea -side tourist city ,negombo offers different type of accommodation

  • marawila -Waikal (within 15 km)

most of the accommodation located in this area are also  booked by guests to spend their holidays as well

  • colombo (with 20 km )

there are  large number of star class hotels including popular international chain are located in the city  of Colombo . Since Colombo is connected by highway ,lot if travellers also choose Colombo as their transit point as well .

 

Most of the tours listed on the website include accommodation. But if you still struggling to find which accommodation or where to stay in Sri Lanka .please feel free to ask us for a help.

 

Some of the travellers love to visit nearby Maldive even though the package prices fall in to luxury category .

travellers book Maldivian tour packages simply to enjoy the sea and beaches of Maldives .we have hand picked these Maldivian hotels for their characteristics.

there are number of holiday packages on our website which combines your Sri Lankan tour with Maldivian stay . Maldive is well connected with air under two hours from Sri Lanka .

most of our guests first book a Sri Lankan tour around the island (usually a week) and then go for the relaxing beach holiday in Maldive (another week)

 

our hand-picked hotels in Maldives

BEST FOR : FAMILIES 

BEST FOR: PARTY PEOPLE 

BEST FOR: RUNAWAY COUPLES

BEST FOR : STAYING UP LATE 

BEST FOR: A SPORTY ALL-INCLUSIVE 

BEST FOR: MARINE AFICIONADOS 

BEST FOR: URBAN CHIC IN AN ISLAND SETTING

BEST FOR: SWIITCHING OFF

BEST FOR: SERIOUS FOODIES 

 

 

 

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