This is Sri Lanka’s largest resort and the only resort course. Spanning over 58 hectares, overlooking the pristine southern coast of the island, it boasts an 18-hole championship golf course and an immense spa featuring Ayurvedic treatments of the highest quality. The resort is surrounded by exquisite tropical gardens, lakes, coconut palms and the most stunning ocean views. Designed by the world renowned golf architect, Rodney Wright, the vast golf course offers distinctive challenges to beginners and seasoned players. The Artisan Village at the resort is a place where local southern artisans and craftsmen display their unique creations and it comes alive with traditional dance and music performance in the evenings.
The resort consists of 300 rooms, including 21 suites, offering sweeping views of the golf course, the gardens or the Indian Ocean. Three types of rooms named Deluxe Garden, Premier Golf and Premier Ocean and the suites Premier Ocean, Specialty and Janapathi are furnished to exceptional standards. All rooms feature glass-enclosed shower, deep soaking tub, designer bath amenities, plush linens and extra-large towels, WiFi and Broadband access, Satellite TV, IDD telephone, elegant stationary, mini bar, coffee and tea making facility and a pillow menu. The suites have private balconies and separate sitting and dining rooms.
Shangri La’ offers an extraordinary dining experience with authentic Sri Lankan and Southeast Asian cuisine. The restaurant also has a separate kids’ zone. Pub cuisine and drinks are on offer at the Ulpatha Club House and Bar. Included in the Club House is a pool table and games to watch on TV. A Pro Shop, equipment rental and locker rooms are also available for golfers. The Cool Zone Kids Club has a mini water park, a trapeze, cooking and crafts and other fun activities to keep the kids busy. The CHI Ayurveda Spa provides traditional massages, Thai massages, aromatherapy, hot stone massages and beauty treatments.