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Amaya Lake Resort - Luxury holidays to Dambulla, Sri Lanka

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  • About this holiday

    The four-star Amaya Lake Resort is set back from the northern shores of Kandalama Lake, where it occupies a peaceful lakeside home just 15 minutes’ drive from the centre of Dambulla. This is a tranquil setting from which to explore the local environment and get active, while your beautiful accommodation provides for active pursuits.

    The journey and how you get there

    Complimentary

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with Sri Lankan London to Colombo return in economy, private transfers and bed and breakfast based on two people sharing a double or twin room.

    Holiday prices

    Sample price for a luxury holiday to Amaya Lake Resort is per person based on two people sharing a Type A double or twin room.
    From £1,220 for 7 nights
    The price displayed here is a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers.

    Special Offers

    • Sri Lanka 2019 autumn early booking offer
      Book a holiday of at least 7 nights to Sri Lanka by 31 August 2019 for stays between now and 30 November 2019 and receive a reduction of £100 per person.
    • Sri Lanka 2020 early booking offer
      Book a holiday of at least 7 nights to Sri Lanka by 30 September 2019 for stays between 1 December 2019 and 31 March 2020 and receive a reduction of £150 per person.

    Hotel code

    EXH1611J

    Our opinion

    The Amaya Lake Resort is a tranquil hotel in a beautiful natural location close to the sights of Dambulla.

    Hotel description

    The four-star Amaya Lake Resort is set back from the northern shores of Kandalama Lake, where it occupies a peaceful lakeside home just 15 minutes’ drive from the centre of Dambulla. Pristine gardens exude an air of refinement, while the infringing jungle overgrowth gives a sense of the more rugged natural surrounds. The gardens slope towards the lakeside whose stillness enhances an aura of tranquillity that reverberates through the resort. Traditional village-style architecture is recreated on a grand scale at Amaya Lake Resort, with huge, open-air verandas sheltered by the lofty eaves of towering timber roofs supported by columns. Such oversized pavilion structures cause the seamless meeting of indoor and outdoor spaces. This is best seen in the Amaya Lake Bar and Semara Restaurant, which exploit this style of building in order to frame views of the swimming pool and welcome cooling breezes into dining areas. The former serves a menu of international cuisine infused with Sri Lankan flavours, the latter offers an intimate setting for relaxing cocktails. In both venues, live oriental music fills the air during the evening hours. Romantic dining experiences for two can also be had either beside the lake or in your own guestroom. Amaya Lake Resort offers 120 elegant guestrooms and suites, accommodating guests in the utmost style and luxury, with a neutral colour scheme complementing the vivid green hues of rural views. Unwind at the end of a day immersed in the natural setting with facial and body treatments at the spa, with its Ayurvedic practises and shirodhara facilities. Amaya Lake Resort is a tranquil lakeside hotel with excellent proximity to the sights and attractions of Dambulla.

    Location

    Dambulla, lakeside setting about 15 minutes' drive from the centre.

    Official star rating

    4

    Annual opening

    All year.

    Distance from airport

    Colombo Airport, 85 miles

    Closest airport

    Colombo Airport

    Room types

    Amaya Lake Resort offers 120 rooms and suites with private outdoor terrace, air conditioning, plasma TV with satellite channels, minibar, tea and coffee facilities, mineral water, hairdryer, digital safe, daily housekeeping service.
    Luxury Villa Room
    Deluxe Villa Room
    Club Lodge Room
    Superior Villa Room
    Amaya Superior Suite

    Hotel facilities and services

    Two restaurants, Bar, 24-hour in-room dining, Outdoor swimming pool, 24-hour front desk, Excursions, Bird watching sessions, Palm reading, Free WiFi, Tennis court, Table tennis, Carom, Snooker, Laundry, Babysitting service, Children’s centre, Children’s pool.

    Water sports

    Land sports

    Tennis, Volleyball, Cricket, Cycling 

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Village visits, Cave temples of Dambulla, The Golden Temple of Dambulla, Dambulla International Cricket Stadium, Heritance Kandalama, Sigiriya.

    Sports nearby

    Children

    Cribs and/or rollaway beds available at no extra charge.

    Minimum stays

    Other information

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