Set away from the noise and crowds of the city next to a sandy beach fringed with swaying palm trees and a large, unspoiled lake, this property offers the ideal holiday retreat. The surrounding area features turtle hatcheries, spice gardens, beautiful temples and a small rainforest reserve, providing a wide array of outdoor activities and a fascinating glimpse of Sri Lankan history and culture. Rooms are bright and cheery, each furnished with a comfy queen-sized bed, air-conditioning, minibar, complimentary bottled water, a writing desk, and a private veranda. Guests can stay fit in the exercise room, enjoy a variety of sports and activities from tennis to yoga, and spend sunny afternoons lounging by the refreshing outdoor pool or on the beach. The hotel offers 24-hour room service, and the beachfront restaurant serves both buffet and a la carte meals with stunning ocean views.