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Courtyard At The Wallawwa

The Wallawwa

Courtyard At The Wallawwa, Sri Lanka

The Wallawwa

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Overview

Nestled amidst a two acre coconut estate and lush tropical gardens, The Wallawwa is a luxurious boutique hotel situated just 15 minutes from the International Airport.

 

A `wallawwa’ is typically an old manor house with architectural features of columns, courtyards and verandahs. It has an interesting history that dates back to the mid 17th century when it was owned by a head chieftain of Galle. This colonial bungalow has been lovingly restored maintaining its old world charm with a blend of luxurious comforts and stylish design.

 

Rooms

The Wallawwa has 14 bedrooms – 10 Garden Suites and four Wallawwa Bedrooms. All bedrooms boast Balinese four-poster beds, wifi internet access, widescreen satellite TV, and terrazzo-lined en-suite bathrooms with rainshowers.

 

Garden Suites

Garden Suites are spacious and benefit from their own private verandah.

 

Wallawwa Rooms

Wallawwa Bedrooms are ideal for guests looking for a pre or post flight stopover.

 

Interconnecting Rooms: Yes

Family Rooms: No

 

Fine Dining

The restaurant is situated on the front verandah overlooking the croquet lawn and serves exquisite Asian Fusion cuisine. Meals are also served in the gardens or in the privacy of your own bedroom.

 

The Spa

The Z Spa is The Wallawwa’s exclusive spa, designed to help guests relax and unwind before or after a long journey. The Spa doesn’t have set opening times – the team is flexible to cater to your specific arrival and departure times.

 

The team has expertise is in Shiatzu, Balinese Deep Tissue and Sports Massage. Their magic hands are also expertly trained in other well being treatments. Basic yoga in the garden is also available in the mornings.

Facilities

The swimming pool is set amidst the landscaped gardens. There are some lovely old trees and plants that are beautifully maintained by the garden staff.

 

There is a Library full of interesting titles on Sri Lankan and International philosophy, politics, culture and heritage. The Wallawwa provides a personalised service with a team of butlers to cater for your every whim.

 

What We Say

The Wallawwa is considered to be one of Sri Lanka’s best boutique hotels. If you are looking to arrive in Sri Lanka and immediately be pampered in luxury without any travelling, then this is the place for you. This is helped by its rather exclusive Spa, where a range of top class treatments are available.

 

Another option is to stay here to unwind after an island tour prior to your departure from the island.

 

The hotel is located in the northern Colombo suburb of Minuwangoda so there is nothing much to do in the vicinity except to totally relax and take in the ambience.

 

Dates

DBL - BB

01.05.13 – 31.10.13

£164

01.11.12 - 30.04.13

£154

* Supplements May Apply During Peak Periods

Including The Summer Holiday Season and X Mas And New Year Season.

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