One of the largest towns on Sri Lanka’s south coast, Tangalle and its surrounds are home to some of the country’s most picture perfect beaches.
Another reason to head to Tangalle is to witness the Hawksbill turtles which come to shore to lay their eggs between the months of April and September. Rekawa beach, located about 10kms east of Tangalle is the best place to view the turtles, however be prepared for a long wait in the dark, an entrance fee is charged with the money going to the Turtle Conservation project, however a refund is given if no turtles are seen.
Tangalle – Luxury Collection
Set beside an 800-metre sweep of silky sand, Amanwella boutique hotel, near the seaside town of Tangalle, is a capsule of contemporary cool. Space, views and comfort all come in lavish abundance, and the beach and jungle-edged villages nearby offer plenty of reasons to slip off the sunbed and set out to explore. Beach, gardens, spa, library, beach club, concierge, free WiFi in public areas with USB sticks and micro-sims available for in-suite surfing, pre-loaded iPods on request. In rooms: pl...
Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort$$$$
The resort rooms, suites, and villas have been designed to offer guests maximum comfort and privacy. Each room, suite, and villa are elegantly furnished with modern amenities such as air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, and private balconies or terraces with stunning views of the Indian Ocean or the lush gardens. The resort’s facilities include a range of dining options serving a variety of international and Sri Lankan cuisine. Guests can enjoy their meals in the elegant dining room or on the ...
Villa Mawella is an idyllic beach house located on the scenic south coast of Sri Lanka. Offering direct access to a blissful stretch of sand, the villa is nestled amidst luscious gardens, creating a magical setting for beachfront getaways. The sprawling villa is divided into multiple pavilions and features eight bedrooms, so there’s plenty of room for large groups and multigenerational families. The villa offers an elegant take on Sri Lankan charm with interiors combining classic furniture ...
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