The SpaceBoth spacious rooms have Queen beds, fresh linen, towels and ceiling fans. The ensuites are identical and cleverly designed to be semi outdoors
-open to sky rain showers & hot water
-fresh Aloe Vera plant for sunburn
-river pebble floor for a soft foot massage
Every room faces and has a direct view of the Indian Ocean; a 52ft saltwater swimming pool fits perfectly in front of the house on a manicured sand terrace, for year round dips.
Iranawila beach is swimmable in high season - Oct – April.
We offer Yoga classes for all levels & excellent massage.
There are plenty of places to sit, nap, read or relax at the beach house, the terrace is also perfect for chilling out, sunset drinks and fantastic views.
With the beach in front, a small local road frames the villa, fully walled and set on 1 acre of coastal gardens, tropical fruit trees and a working vegetable patch, we try to grow as much as we can here.
Different colors and varieties of fragrant Frangipani's feature around the property as do an array of colorful bird life.
There are extra beds for children or other guest’s, they can be moved to any place on site and mosquito nets fitted for a real experience.
Its the sort of place you can let everything be done for you. Guest AccessWhen you book the Beach House you get exclusive use of the pool bar, terrace, outside kitchen with pizza oven on the 1 acre. Interaction with GuestsYes, of course. We love chatting with our guests anytime and available 24 hours a day during your stay.
Our Chef lives onsite and sometimes the owner is available to help with anything you need. The NeighborhoodThere are no tourists or advertising.
Iranawila and the surrounding area's are very “Nat Geo”, perfect for photographers of all levels and beach lovers.
A fishing village of 400 close knit families, you get a first hand look at how one operates in the 21st century.
We are a very serene "bubble" within Sri Lanka and a "bubble" within Iranawila village.
A unique attraction during high season are the smiling hard working fishermen/women pulling in nets on the beach in front and fishermen in an array of boats and canoes. Both activities have front row seats here. Getting AroundThe nearest local town is easily reached by tuk tuk with several good attractions there as well.
We are also popular with cyclists seeking quieter roads as they travel the Island.
We have good english speaking drivers with vans and cars to help plan your onward travel or day trips...we can tailor make for you are heres a few idea's...
One-Day Tours from the beach house
-Kandy and back
-Colombo city and back
-Negombo and back
-Sigiriya and Dambulla, back
-Anuradhapura and back
-Wilpathu and back
-Galle and back
-Bentota water sports
2 - Day Tours with an overnight from the beach house
-Sigiriya & Dambula. Safari in Habarana – overnight Habarana
-Kandy & Nuwara Eliya – overnight in Nuwara Eliya
-Nuwara Eliya & Adams peak and back with rafting in Kithulgulla
-Kandy, Sigiriya & Dambulla – overnight in Kandy
-Anuradupura, Habarana Safari & Sigiriya – overnight in Habarana
-Galle & Unawatuna – overnight in Unawatuna
2 – Nights, 3 days away from the beach house
-Dambulla, Sigiriya, Habarana Safari, Kandy botanical Gardens & Tea factory
-Kandy, Nuwara Eliya, Worlds End, Adams Peak. Kithulgalla water rafting
-Galle, Unawatuna, Mirissa, Bentota water sports. Madugaga boat safari and back
-Anuradupura, Wilpathu Safari, Habarana Safari, Sigiriya, Dambulla and back.
There are many options and combinations to the above, if you would like a personalized itinerary, with longer nights away when you arrive at the Beach House this can be easily organized.
-English speaking professional driver with a/c van or large car.
-When nights away are required, the cost covers your Driver's accommodation and meals on the overnight.
-Hotel accommodation away from the beach house
-Some parking fees, entrance fees to sights/activities
-Meals away Other Things to NoteBandaranaike International Airport (CMB) is 1hr away, perfect for guests arriving and acclimatizing or to end your Island holiday before you say farewell.
Breakfast is for up to 4 guests in the nightly rate, other meals, easily by arrangement with our Chef. He will cater to all of your special requests.
Any Sri Lankan delicacies you want to try? A Sri Lankan curry cooking class in the outside kitchen?
An all day menu is available too.