Coconut palms sway above the golden sand beach at Amanwella, a tranquil hideaway set in a cove on Sri Lanka's southern coast. The seaside town of Tangalle is nearby and Sri Lanka's diverse flora and fauna is ready to be explored.
Within reach of Colombo airport (CMB), the resort is located near a heliport and Dickwella Airport (DIW), where local flights land.
Open to the sights and sounds of Sri Lanka's spectacular south coast, Amanwella's contemporary suites feature floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors on both sides. One side opens to an entrance courtyard with a private plunge pool, the other to an expansive terrace with twin sun loungers, a dining table and chairs, and views of the coconut grove, beach and ocean.
Ocean Pool Suite
Offering uninterrupted views of the sea, beach and coconut grove, the 100-square-metre (1,976-square-foot) Ocean Suites feature plunge pools in private courtyards and expansive terraces.AMENITIE ... read more
Amanwella's golden-sand beach is ideal for activities ranging from surfing and snorkelling to whale watching and fishing in the Indian Ocean. Nearby, the jungled coast is home to the cultural riches of southern Sri Lanka and infinite natural treasures such as those at the Yala and Udawalawe national parks, where leopards and elephants can be seen, as well as the Bundala Bird Sanctuary.
Arva celebrates the robust flavors and simple ingredients of Italy's cucina semplice culinary tradition, and the ingenuity required to tease out both the most powerful and delicate tastes from what is seasonally available. Arva pays tribute to this in its name, 'cultivated land' in Latin, and its ethos: the shared enjoyment of uncomplicated flavors in a welcoming and congenial atmosphere.
Nama offers exquisitely crafted sushi and sashimi at the heart of a menu celebrating Washoku, the UNESCO-celebrated 'food of Japan'. Drawing its name from the Japanese word for 'raw', Nama is imbued with a strong sense of place, and serves simple yet sophisticated dishes that are true to the age-old preparation techniques of the Japanese kitchen.
SPA TREATMENTS ARE ORGANISED IN THE PRIVACY OF YOUR SUITE
A gentle head massage begins the therapy, which uses long strokes to work deep within and an herbal inhalation to cleanse
ABHYANGA MASSAGE IS ONE OF AMANWELLA'S SPECIALITIES
Enjoy a traditional warm-oil Ayurvedic treatment that eliminates impurities from the body.