Kalutara is one of Sri Lanka's most popular resorts. It's famous for its coir rugs, reed mats and basket ware – and you can see the quality of the workmanship for yourself in the busy shops and streets.
Kalutara is just as famous for its wonderfully expansive sandy beaches – there are lots to choose from. The Mermaid Hotel and Club at Kalutara overlooks one of them. It's a pristine stretch of sand and sea – just what you'd expect of Sri Lanka.
Set in 3.2 acres of coconut palms, the Mermaid Hotel and Club is a beautiful haven and the perfect place to relax – if that's what you want! With so many shops to explore and so many cultural riches to discover, you can spend your holiday as busily as you like. Or you can take the pleasant stroll onto the beach and laze in the rays of the sun.
The Mermaid Hotel and Club at Kalutara is also within easy reach of the capital, Colombo – and its well worth a visit for its colourful shops, bustling streets and cultural riches.
Of course, you may wish to relax as much as possible – and a stay at the Mermaid Hotel and Club gives you every opportunity to relax in fine style. With its fine spa facilities and comfortable lounge, it's set up for total comfort and laidback holiday living.
You'll find the same dedication to comfort in your room. All recently refurbished double rooms are tastefully furnished and air-conditioned with an en-suite with a walk-in shower and balcony or terrace with a side sea view and large day bed. They are equipped with LED TV, minibar, safe, telephone, hairdryer, tea/coffee making facilities and Wi-Fi^, in short, everything you need for a very relaxed week or two. Double rooms with a full sea view, superior sea view rooms and deluxe rooms (on request) are available at a supplement.
Adding to the relaxed feel, you'll know that all your meals are included, along with snacks and drinks. (All local alcoholic and soft drinks, juices and fruits are complimentary.)
And how about this for a fine list of facilities for you to enjoy? There are two pools, three bars and a Music & Lounge Bar to enjoy. Other facilities include table tennis, squash, badminton, volleyball, water polo and croquet. There is a gym and spa with a sauna, steam bath and Jacuzzi. There is, in short, plenty for you to enjoy without leaving the hotel.
Try a little bit of everything that Sri Lanka has to offer – the Mermaid Hotel and Club is your perfect starting point.
* At a fee
# Jacuzzi at a fee and to be used by guests having treatments.
+ only operational 3 nights a week
^ Limited data cap
Breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks; Local alcoholic and soft drinks, (excluding wine and diet drinks) fresh juices and fresh fruit. (Time and measurement stipulations may apply).
Little more than 20 miles south of Colombo at the mouth of the Kalu River is Kalutara. A bustling village originally made famous by its trade in cinnamon and nutmeg. This popular resort is now best known for its fantastic beach, reed mats and basketware of which fine examples can be seen in the town's permanent exhibition.
|Your All-Inclusive package includesBreakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks; Local alcoholic and soft drinks, (excluding wine and diet drinks) fresh juices and fresh fruit. (Time and measurement stipulations may apply).|
The staff are excellent hard to beat. The staff make the holiday, they are always friendly and very helpful....