Sometimes arranging for transport when you’re on vacation is the last thing that you want to do. Or if you want to travel to and from the airport, transportation costs can be another nightmare. Here is a list of 8 hotels which offer transport, so you can let the hotel handle everything, guaranteeing you a hassle free experience and a relaxed holiday.
1. Heritance Negombo
Heritance Negombo brings life in paradise to you. The premium stay with the wonderful rooms and the exquisite food will transport you to paradise. The hotel blends culture with luxury to embody life in paradise, bringing their guests the best experience. The beauty of Kalutara fuses seamlessly with the modernity of the hotel. Not only is it a paradise, it’s also an oasis of comfort that can be a home away from home.
Heritance Negombo offers transport to their guests to and from the airport along with the possibility of going anywhere your heart desires.
Location – 175 Lewis Pl, Negombo
Price Range – LKR 50,000 upwards (per night)*
Contact – +94 317 431 431
2. Wild coast tented lodge
If you’re looking for a luxury experience that keeps you in touch with nature, Wild Coast Tented Lodge in Yala is the luxury boutique hotel for you. The hotel is located on an empty beach offering their guests privacy and a unique experience. You can hop over to the Yala national park to visit the varied wildlife, especially the infamous leopards, or take a swim in the lovely blue waves of the Indian Ocean. The unique architecture of the hotel blends seamlessly into the surrounding landscape and pays homage to the leopard paw print with their layout.
This luxury boutique has their own fleet of vehicles that offer transport to their guests to and from the airport. And on request from their in-house guests, they provide transportation to tourist destinations such as Sigiriya.
Location – Wild Coast Tented Lodge, Palatupana, Yala
Price Range – LKR 250, 000 upwards (per night)*
Reservation contact – +94 11 7745730
3. Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort
Anantara Peace Haven is a hub of heritage and peace in the Southern province of the country. The hotel sits on a rocky outcrop and offers a gorgeous view of the Indian Ocean. One of the best features of the hotel is their commitment to eco-tourism and sustainability. They have taken steps to ensure the conservation of the ecosystem in the South and even cultivate their own rare rice varieties, providing a totally unique experience to their guests. They even offer scheduled nature walks along with spa treatments, focusing on wellness of the body and the mind.
The Anantara Resort in Tangalle has complimentary tuk-tuk service and bicycles in-resort which elevates the experience even more. While they provide options to travel to and from the airport by helicopter or land, they also offer travel packages that include safaris and whale watching. You can find out more details by contacting the hotel.
Location – Goyambokka Estate, Tangalle
Price Range – LKR 95,000 upwards (per night)*
Reservation contact – +94 34 722 6060
4. North Gate by Jetwing
The North is an unexplored treasure that awaits your arrival. North Gate by Jetwing can be the portal for you to explore the beauty of the Northern province to your heart’s content. What might be the best part about this hotel is that it’s located just steps away from the Jaffna railway station, so you could take the train up to Jaffna and have the hotel arrange the rest of your transport so you can have the best holiday. The hotel will provide you with a colorful experience that embodies the spirit of the North.
North Gate by Jetwing is more than happy to arrange transport for their guests to experience the beauty of the North.
Location – 36 Station Rd, Jaffna
Price Range – LKR 30,000 upwards (per night)*
Contact – +94 212 030 500
5. Citrus Waskaduwa
This hotel located in the Kalutara district has some breathtaking views you can take in while soaking in the sun. The absolute tranquility along the stretch of the unspoiled beach will definitely make your holiday a great, relaxed experience. Wherever you look, you will only be able to see the wide expanse of the beautiful ocean. The hotel also has a spa that can get you beyond relaxation. Located just 37 kms from Colombo, you won’t be too far away in case anything does happen, so you can lay all your anxieties aside and truly indulge in a relaxed holiday.
Citrus Waskaduwa offers transport to all their guests. The staff at the hotel will ensure that you don’t have to worry about anything while they handle everything, so you can have a stress free time.
Location – 427 Samanthara Rd, Waskaduwa
Price Range – LKR 30,000 – LKR 120,000
Contact – +94 347 634 634
Website – http://www.citrusleisure.com/waskaduwa/
Instagram – @citrus.hotels
6. The Kingsbury
Located in the very heart of Colombo, the Kingsbury offers access to a great variety of activities and attractions within the city limits. You can indulge in a staycation or a laid back romantic getaway with the regal indulgence and great comforts provided by the hotel. The Kingsbury is synonymous with luxury among the many hotels within the Colombo city limits and their dining options alone will have you racing to book a stay at Kingsbury. Their ensurance of elegance and luxury will make your holiday the most relaxing experience.
The Kingsbury offers airport pick up and drop off along with the travel requests of their guests. While long distance travel with the Kingsbury will take some negotiation, the travel desk at the hotel is ready to take care of most, if not all, your travel requirements.
Location – 48 Janadhipathi Mawatha, Colombo
Price Range – LKR 35,000 – LKR 250,000
Contact – +94 112 421 221
7. Amaya Hills Kandy
The Amaya Hills Hotel draws from the regal splendor of the past. Their whole aesthetic pays homage to the glorious past of the Kandy kingdom with its many kings and queens. Everywhere you look, you’ll be able to see recollections of history. The glory of the past and it’s presence in the present is highlighted by the breathtaking views of the surrounding mountains as well as the city. You will be able to holiday in the lap of luxury at the hotel which has some of the best facilities.
Amaya Hills Kandy offers transport to their guests on request so you don’t have to worry about the mandatory trip you have planned for the Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic. They will even help you out with airport transport and coordinate everything for you.
Location – Amaya Hills, Herrassagala
Price Range – LKR 35,000 upwards (per night)
Contact – +94 814 474 022
Visit their website for more information
8. Water Garden Sigiriya
Another hotel that seamlessly combines luxury and nature, Water Garden Sigiriya is surrounded by lakes and water streams. The hotel’s modern water harvesting design takes inspiration from the 2,000 year old water garden on Sigiriya rock that is a world wonder. The hotel thus combines ancient technology with modern marvels to bring you an unparalleled experience that will blow you away. Their superior deluxe villas with plunge pools are just the right thing for a relaxing experience after hiking up the Sirigirya rock.
Water Garden Sigiriya also offers their guests transport to and from the airport. They will take over all transportation concerns and arrange for you to have the best and the most relaxing experience after a tiring day.
Location – Indigaswewa, Sigiriya
Price Range: Starting at 180,000 upwards (per night)*
Contact – +94 664 933 000
These high-end and mid level hotels will offer you the best with their amenities and services, including handling all your transportation needs so you can have no worries and a relaxed holiday. Make the best of your time and enjoy!
*The prices mentioned are subject to change.