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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed October 24, 2015 via mobile

I don't even know where to begin on how to describe this place and our experience. Definitely one of the most amazing places in Srilanka. The food, service, staff, and facility were more than 5 Star! You would never imagine such a place like this...More

Date of stay: October 2015
1  Thank Eddie B
Reviewed August 17, 2015

We had a wonderful time at the beautiful Duwa Villa. We strongly recommend this amazing place to everyone! We Relaxed, enjoyed the jungle enviroment and had a great time at the beach. Great location and very friendly staff. Thanks Duwa Villas!

Date of stay: August 2015
2  Thank Jesse217
Reviewed August 2, 2015

If 'holiday' means packed agendas, lightning fast buffet meals and cable TV, then Duwa Villas is not the place. Thankfully we looked to escape from playing catch up with life. This destination gives you the pause button so that we can catch a breath. Its...More

Date of stay: August 2015
1  Thank Afham M
Reviewed July 6, 2015

Without a doubt one of the nicest places we have ever stayed. We travelled here with a few of our friends and could not have anticipated how wonderful it would be. The food was outstanding - by far the best Sri Lankan breakfast we enjoyed...More

Date of stay: July 2015
2  Thank Srinath B
Reviewed April 25, 2015 via mobile

I v been to duwa villas 2 times now and it won't be the last, location is out of this world, staff treated us like family, so helpful and nice, food was amazing. I suggest this place as an escape for relaxing and treating your...More

Date of stay: April 2015
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Description
Sri Lanka’s best kept secrets awaits you, Duwa Villa river resort. Experience bliss in your luxury Dutch colonial villa, nestled within tropical fauna gardens, cinnamon and coconut trees. Located less than two kms More from the pristine Indian Ocean & close to the UNESCO heritage site, Galle Fort. Enjoy an eclectic east meets west menu of clean, fresh & local, produce all lovingly prepared by our chefs, served in the villas by your dedicated butlers. When you feel the urge to leave your private poolside bliss - Unwind with a yoga class, a tailored massage pamper or wind through the stunning natural river waterways via canoe or stand-up paddle boards. All organised in-house and hassle free by our attentive management. This is just part of the Duwa experience. Secluded by fauna & jungle but connected by pathways the villas are ideal for individuals & groups. Encompassing the indoor outdoor Sri Lankan style of design the villas maximise on space & offer a secure window into nature. Enjoy the tranquility all year round. Duwa Villas is the perfect base from which to see all the best that the South has on offer, "wildlife, beaches, whale watching, cultural and heritage destinations." Relax around your own villa's private pool and pavilion and enjoy all the services you dream of. You will be cared for by our trained staff, offering attentive & thoughtful service. Our chefs will awaken your senses with a mix of East meets West cuisine, with fresh, local ingredients. Take a piece home with you when you have a private lesson, learning family recipes developed over the years. We offer a range of beauty therapy treatments or yoga in the comfort of your own villa or arrange for our massage specialist to leave you feeling zen. For a memorable surfing or stand up paddle boarding experience, our staff can tailor an expedition to one or more of the many great surfing locations on offer. They will cater to your level of skill. If you wish to ride your very first wave, we will make that happen. LOCATION DETAILS • Situated on Thal Duwa island within the Goviyapana River 1.7 km inland between Midigama and Ahangama beachfront, SW Sri Lanka • 2.5 hours drive South of Colombo or 20 minutes flight from Colombo to Koggala Lake by seaplane. • Take a short drive to the world renowned beach areas of Mirrisa, Unawatuna and Hikkaduwa • Best breaks on this side of the Island, this area is a surfers paradise. • 10 minutes to Mirissa for whale watching, diving and sports fishing • 30 minutes to the UNESCO World Heritage listed Galle Fort AMENITIES Duwa in house menu served from our kitchen; • Tea and coffee amenities in each villa, • Free Wi-Fi, • Satellite T.V. • iPod music dock • Outdoor entertainment pavilion with lounge and large dining facilities • Private swimming pool. • The villas are serviced daily. • 24 hour security. • Beauty therapy treatments, massage treatments and Yoga. • Laundry service available. BEDROOM DETAILS • Villas have four luxury bedrooms • All rooms with ensuites • A/C and ceiling fans. • Each villa has a "honeymoon suite" which is separated from the main villa. POOL DETAILS • Each Villa has its own private in ground pool. • Pool towels provided • Pools cleaned daily STAFF DETAILS • Chefs • Steward • House maids • Gardeners • Pool attendant • Security • Village musician VILLA NOTES • There is one cot available per villa. • Extra foldout beds for children are available on request. • Baby Sitting services are also available on request. • Please note that all villa bedrooms accommodate two guests per room. Two extra children under ten are free. • A small surcharge will apply for extra guests, please enquire for details Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Restaurant
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Spa
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$893 - US$1,893 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Ahangama
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
9
Price range
US$893 - US$1,893 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Galle District > Ahangama
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Joneses10
August 21, 2017|
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Response from 790mikee | Reviewed this property |
Tomas is a great bloke. Really hands on with hospitality. Family suite does have a lounge. Plenty of room! Lovely building!😃enjoy
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August 30, 2014|
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Response from srilife | Property representative |
We have 8 paddle boards available. You may also enjoy canoeing. We have 5 canoes available . Each canoe is suitable for 2 people .
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"We stayed at the Villa Sicila, which was superb. Warmly recommended."
865samun
Apr. 11, 2018
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"We had two connecting rooms, one with double bed for the parents, another with two twin beds for the..."
KatjaGrani
Mar. 4, 2018
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"We stayed in Villa 1 but all of them have their unique style."
N1459SEtinas
Feb. 6, 2017
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"The honeymoon suite has the most incredible in-room bath."
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Jul. 6, 2015
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