Heritance Ahungalla is a five star beach hotel located approximately 75 kilometres away from Colombo. A product of classic Bawa architecture, bearing interiors with minimalist decor and open spaces that open out to views of the sea, it creates an atmosphere of tranquillity and serenity. It is the essence of supreme luxury, warm hospitality and extreme comfort which are idyllic elements of a tropical paradise.
Sleep in opulence with plush comforts and eclectic interiors of tastefully designed living spaces of accommodation; all rooms are fully equipped with modern amenities and en suite bathrooms with luxury fittings ensuring guests a memorable stay.
Indulge in a long swim at the infinity pool which was exquisitely designed by the renowned Geoffrey Bawa. A vision of the pool gives a look that the water is blending seamlessly into the sea which is stunning. Take a dip just before the sun goes down and watch the sunset when submerged in the pool – a breathtaking experience. The resident’s pool is located in a secluded area fringed with palm trees and has a poolside bar serving fresh drinks.
Break a sweat at the gym with all the modern equipment helping guests to stay fit. Try your hand at tennis or badminton on the courts available; enjoy a game table tennis with a table set outdoor; play billiards or pool at the Apollo bar which also has board games such as Chess, Carrom or table football; rent a bike and cycle along the surroundings and connect with rural Sri Lanka.
Calm your nerves, soothe your mind, relax your body at the Diviyan Spa by indulging in various body treatments and massage therapies which give a complete wellness experience of relaxation, rejuvenation and revival.
Dine in style with unique experiences at Heritance Ahungalle which takes you on a culinary journey around the world at the Jute restaurant which offers hearty buffets. The Upper room restaurant is an epitome of fusion cuisine with a great selection of wines. The Mustard coffee shop is an all day dining cafe that offer delectable snacks, melt in the mouth pastries and freshly brewed teas and coffees. Bars serve amazing cocktails and signature beverages to while away your evenings. All the restaurants have specialised menus for children on request.
Catch up on some light reading and relax at the Library which is a little space around the corner that is well stocked with many novels and magazines. For the business traveller, there is a computer for any quick access to the internet and there are printing and photocopying services on request.
While you stay at Heritance Ahungalle, explore Sri Lanka’s south coast by visiting many popular attractions or engage in different things to do such as taking a safari cruise along the Madu river and encounter the rich biodiversity of the mangroves ending with a fish spa; visit the Brief gardens, the brainchild of Bewis Bawa who was the brother of renowned architect Geoffrey Bawa; watch mask masking at the workshop which was an ancient tradition of Sri Lanka; visit the country home of Geoffrey Bawa, the Lunuganaga estate which was his first work; experience whale watching in Mirissa and of course visit the jewel of the south, Galle fort and stroll along its ramparts and reminisce to colonial history. For more information on more activities or excursions, please do refer to the pages, Things to do in Ahungalle and Things to do in South West Beach
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