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Hotels in Sri Lanka

Select the perfect hotel for your holiday to Sri Lanka. Our incredible range includes great value 3 star accommodation, sumptuous spa retreats and luxury boutique hideaways. From family friendly accommodation to exclusive small hotels, you’ll be spoilt for choice.

Whether you’re looking for a cheap holiday or planning that unforgettable trip of a lifetime, our fantastic range of carefully selected hotels in Sri Lanka appeal to every budget, taste and requirement. Choose the beachside Mermaid hotel, for a great value, All Inclusive option or Serene Pavilion takes luxury to another level offering sumptuous accommodation with individual plunge pools.

3 star Sri Lanka hotels we recommend

Thilanka Resort & Spa

Thilanka Resort & Spa

Situated in the historic city of Dambulla in close proximity to the town which is within Sri Lanka 's cultural triangle. Reference points and main sites in the vicinity include the city, palace a ...

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Star rating 3 out of 5

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TripAdvisor rating 4.0 out of 5

405 reviews

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4 star Sri Lanka hotels we recommend

5 star Sri Lanka hotels we recommend

Cinnamon Lodge

Cinnamon Lodge

The lodge is set in a tranquil and picturesque 27-acre wood which is located next to a beautiful lake. Situated in the village of Habarana, within the heartland of the Cultural Triangle, the lodge is ...

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Star rating 5 out of 5

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TripAdvisor rating 4.5 out of 5

1798 reviews

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Luxury spa breaks we recommend

The Fortress Galle

The Fortress Galle

A luxury boutique resort, located on the southern shores of Sri Lanka. The Fortress Galle is fashioned in the style of a powerful fortress. Rising next to the beach, the resort's walls enclose v ...

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Star rating 5 out of 5

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TripAdvisor rating 4.5 out of 5

1155 reviews

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Luxury

Luxury

Enjoy pure indulgence on luxury holidays in Sri Lanka. Choose an exclusive hotel and experience unparalleled levels of service and exceptional facilities. Stay at the Saman Villas, for the ultimate boutique getaway. Or choose the award-winning Serene Pavilion, a member of the Small Luxury Hotels of the World that features sumptuous villas with private plunge pools. Get the VIP treatment at The Fortress Galle. Its six dual spa suites and treatment sanctuary will take your pampering experience to the next level.

Beach

Beach

Many beach hotels are located along some 100km of coastline, southwest of Colombo. These superb, palm-fringed beaches provide plenty of opportunity for relaxing in the sunshine, or trying more active pursuits like diving and surfing. Unawatuna Beach is renowned for its calm, family friendly waters and beachside café culture. While Pigeon Island off Nilaveli Beach is popular for snorkelling and diving, because of its crystal clear waters and shallow reefs. Mirissa Beach is great for whale watching and Arugam Bay is an internationally acclaimed hotspot for surfing.

Family

Family

With family friendly accommodation and attractions, Sri Lanka is a fantastic choice for children of all ages. Combine superb beaches, strong cultural heritage, spectacular scenery and incredible wildlife to create the perfect holiday for everyone. See elephants feeding and bathing at the Pinnawela Elephant Orphanage, splash around in the shallow waters of Unawatura beach or explore the wonders of Yala National Park, which is home to many exotic inhabitants including leopards, monkeys and crocodiles.

Touring

Touring

Few island destinations around the world can offer such an extensive and diverse range of attractions. This makes Sri Lanka an excellent choice for touring holidays, where you’ll see everything from sun drenched beaches to sacred sites and fascinating wildlife. The Taste of Ceylon tour combines touring with days of beach relaxation. Highlights include Sigiriya Rock Fortress, Polonnaruwa ‘world heritage site’, Minneriya National Park and the world famous tea plantations around Nuwara Eliya.

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