Managed by the Sri Lanka Army Leisure Sector, Laya Safari is a luxury resort which is located bordering the infamous Yala National Park. The resort offers Cabana style accommodation while each unit consists of 2 deluxe rooms with separate entrances and a common rooftop terrace. All units are elegantly styled with comfort and luxury. You can savour delightful seafood dishes and a variety of International cuisine while also enjoying a barbecue on the beach with friends. A swimming pool and Jacuzzi is available for recreation purposes.
Bordering the Yala National Park and located along the soft sand dunes of the South and the turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean, the Laya Safari is the perfect holiday destination for nature and wildlife enthusiasts. Laya Safari is located about 254 km away from Colombo while there are a number of routes that you can reach the area. Privately hired vehicles and taxis are a preferred option while you can self drive along the Southern part of the island since the directions are quite easy to adhere to.
Cabana style deluxe rooms are available at the Laya Safari Resort. Each Cabana consists of 2 deluxe rooms which have separate access and a common roof-top terrace where you can relax and enjoy a night out under the stars. You can wake up to the view of the Indian Ocean while all guestrooms are designed with comfort and modernity in mind. There are a host of modern amenities and en-suite bathrooms that are equipped with contemporary amenities.
The Laya Safari in Yala offers pure luxury and bliss surrounded by nature and wildlife. The restaurant at the resort is a spacious venue while you can enjoy a variety of International cuisine along with a touch of Sri Lankan flare. Special dining venues can be organized depending on your requirement while dining on the soft sandy beach is a favourite among couples. A romantic candle lit dinner with the soft wind and the sounds of the waves would be the perfect way to start off a memorable vacation. The resort can also organize barbecues on the beach. Laya Safari also consist of a bar and coffee shop where you can enjoy a host of delightful beverages. For relaxation and recreation purposes, the outdoor swimming pool is a beautiful venue while you can also enjoy the sun whilst gazing out into the distant horizon. The resort also boasts of a Jacuzzi.
The Yala National Park is the best Wildlife Reserve in the area to enjoy Yala Safari Jeep Excursions. Elephants can be spotted all year round while there are also a number of resident animals that you can sport such as wild boar, sloth bears, wild buffaloes, jackals, rabbits and wild cats. Safaris can be organized to the park during the months that it is open to the public. Bird watching is also a favourite pastime when holidaying in Yala since there are a number of migratory birds spotted in the Nationals Parks of Kumana and Bundala which is of proximity to the resort.