Whether the nippy-weathered season (or blisteringly hot for us locals) makes you want to run for the hills, Christmas this year is bound to be one for the books with a getaway to make everyone jealous! Exchange gifts with a seaside view or stay cozy surrounded by our hill country this season with these getaway ideas!
Encompass yourself in the cosiest weather this island has to offer by taking a trip to the Nuwara Eliya Hills. Enjoy the warm hospitality of the locals and stay at multiway Boutique Hotels and Bungalows around the area! Take a quiet swan boat ride across the calming waters or bring out your adventure-seeker by backpacking up the Hortons Plains National Park or even a relaxing spa ritual at 98 Acres. Looking for a romantic stay? Visit the 98 Acres Boutique Hotel atop tea plantations for an experience you won’t forget.
Ella, 98 Acres
Embrace the sun, sand and the good life by driving down to Weligama. If Galle isn’t your cup of tea, try the W15 in Weligama. The small Boutique Hotel is luxuriously affordable getaway for friends, family or a couple! Let the warmth of the Indian Ocean surround you as you surf, or lounge by the pool as you indulge in international cuisine. This open-plan beach-front hotel is your ideal lazy getaway from the hustle and bustle of the city!
If you want to get away from the city but don’t want to go too far, the Wallawwa is the place for you! This boutique hotel gives a new meaning to Airport Hotel, but it offers more than the conveniences of one! Try the Z Spa for a relaxing massage, or a dip in the cool outdoor natural-esque pool, and don’t forget to indulge in 5-star cuisine!
Katunayake, The Wallawwa
Feeling historic? Visit the classic and timeless atmosphere of Kandy and escape to the Villa Rosa Boutique Hotel! Enjoy balcony views overlooking the entire city, and even take a dip in a private outdoor bath from the comfort of your own suite! Far from tourism, visitors come for a trip of discovery in this colonial family-friendly hotel! This place is one with nature and ideal for a quiet hideaway tucked in the hills of Kandy!
Kandy, Vila Rosa
Stick to the hills and try the Elletron, the boutique hotel in the hills above Kandy! The hotel in itself has a story to tell, and the open-plan hotel is ideal for a lazy holiday as you explore on foot or cycle, destinations you may have forgotten! The infinity pool set against the backdrop of this dreamily historic city with veranda space and an abundance of flowers and fruit is one for the books!
Kandy, the Ellerton
Get out this holiday season and explore the country with a new eye! Laze by the pool or explore the beaches and practice your surfing aptitudes! Enjoy great company and indulge in great food this season! Looking for comfy PJ's or sensual lingerie this getaway holiday? Browse our Christmas Collection for some of the season's best gifts!