Cinnamon Lodge is a chalet styled eco-friendly Sri Lanka hotel spread over 27 acres of wooded gardens amidst evergreen forest of North Central Dry Plains of Sri Lanka. The gardens of the hotel wooded and sheltered with tall trees, are abound with wildlife: monkeys, water monitors, birds, butterflies and squirrels.
Cinnamon Lodge landscaped to blend with nature, Habarana Lodge is eco-orientation at its supreme best. At Habarana Lodge, you wouldn't ever stop wondering why on earth this part of the country is referred to as the Dry Zone.
Deluxe Rooms, Superior rooms and suits are designed and furnished with a view of luxury in the wilderness. The luxury Sri Lanka hotel and the wide expanse of gardens that blends well with the surroundings, is set up with the concepts of eco conservation.
Offering an exclusive hideaway amidst nature and serenity, the Cinnamon Lodge Habarana is sprawled over 27 acres of lush forest land. Habarana which is the centre of Sri Lanka's cultural capital is located approximately 173km away from Colombo. The town is located at a Junction where the Anuradhapura - Polonnaruwa and the Dambulla - Trincomalee roads meet. You can hire a taxi from the airport and travel to the hotel with ease. The drive will take about 4-5 hours depending on the time of day you travel.
A number of 137 chalets are offered at the Cinnamon Lodge Habarana where you can choose your preferred accommodation unit. Overlooking the lush vegetation of the Cinnamon Lodge Habarana, there are 68 superior rooms while they feature a bedroom with living areas and bathrooms with large shower areas. With either a balcony or verandah, there are 63 deluxe rooms comprising of terracotta and timber floors. With an elevated bed and a living area, deluxe rooms also consists of a DVD player, stylish bathrooms with a bathtub and separate shower area while a private butler service and in-room spa treatments can be made available upon request.
The suite categories include 4 deluxe suites and 2 superior suites that open out to beautiful views of the Hotel garden as well as the Habarana Lake. The Deluxe suites are complete self contained units with a master bedroom upstairs and a second bedroom downstairs. They also include a lounge and dining area. The bathroom which adjoins the master bedroom consists of a Jacuzzi, separate shower area, double sinks, and spacious dressing areas. The superior suites are spacious while they consist of only one bedroom. Private Butler services, in-room spa treatments and dining can be arranged upon request.
All rooms and suites also comprises of an in-room safe, air-conditioning with individual temperature control, IDD telephone, Flat screen television with cable connection, mini bar, tea/coffee making facilities, bottled drinking water, luxury bathroom amenities and a hair dryer.
The 'Ehala' is an open-air restaurant located next to the pool while guests can enjoy sumptuous buffets for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The meals feature international cuisine with made-to-order stations and exquisite desserts. 'The Lotus' is Cinnamon Lodge Habarana's main restaurant while you can enjoy elegant meals which are a combination of local and international flavours. The restaurant also boasts of offering Organic Fine Dining menus with fresh produce available every day. Inspired by western and eastern flavours and for a Bistro style dining experience, 'The Verandah' is ideal for a late night dining rendezvous, a light meal, desserts or even a simple coffee. 'Tuskers' is the place to be when you feel like enjoying international spirits and cocktails.
Cinnamon Lodge Habarana is also a perfect venue for corporate off sites, conferences, board meetings, outbound training programmes and team building workshops. Audio visual aids can be provided upon prior request while catering can be arranged as well. The hotel also boasts of wedding packages and services. For total rejuvenation the Azmaara spa offers treatments such as massages, scrubs, wraps, facials, manicures and pedicures through experienced therapists. The hotel also comprises of a uniquely built swimming pool where you can enjoy your free time swimming or sunbathing. Sports facilities include tennis, badminton or guests can also enjoy a jog around the gardens. A gift shop is available where you can purchase a variety of souvenirs.
Cinnamon Lodge Habarana boasts of a butterfly garden that is spread over 10 acres allowing you to witness a number of colourful butterflies. There is a resident naturalist that will enlighten you about the species and the surroundings while there are garden trails that you can enjoy. Bird watching expeditions can also be enjoyed in the hotel's grounds. For the more adventurous traveller, wild life safaris to the Minneriya and Kaudulla National Parks can be experienced while hot air ballooning is the perfect activity to witness the rural areas and the surroundings of Habarana.