Amaloh Boutique Resort, Matara
Ocean Suite Room
Location of Amaloh by Jetwing, Matara
Located within close proximity to the historical town of Matara in the South of Sri Lanka, Amaloh by Jetwing is set along the beautiful Polhena Beach. Well secluded from the busy city life, the hotel is located a mere 2 km away from the town area of Matara. The journey from Colombo to Amaloh by Jetwing takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes via the Southern Expressway up to Matara and then a mere 6km to the village of Polhena. The Bandaranaike International Airport is located about 192 km away from Matara while transport can be arranged upon request. The more scenic coastal route takes about 4 – 5 hours from Colombo while public transport options such as bus services and trains are available to Matara on a regular basis.
Accommodation at Amaloh by Jetwing, Matara
There are 20 elegantly furnished suites and deluxe rooms that you can relax in at Amaloh by Jetwing. All units have been adorned with Dutch-Colonial period decor and a host of modern conveniences to make your stay even more memorable. The hotel also boasts of 14 interconnecting rooms that are ideal for large family gatherings. The ground floor of the hotel features the Garden Rooms while they open out to their very own private courtyards while the Ocean Suites offer you gorgeous views of the Indian Ocean. Standard facilities include king sized beds, cushioned sofas, antique Dutch furnishings, air-conditioning, DVD player, LED television with satellite channels, mini bar, in-room safe, hair dryer, work desk, tea/coffee making facilities, en-suite bathrooms with hot/cold water, fresh and fine linen and free Wi-Fi.
Facilities at Amaloh by Jetwing, Matara
Amaloh by Jetwing in Matara features a cafe style fine dining restaurant that is located on the ground floor overlooking the beautiful garden and pool area. The restaurant has the capacity to accommodate 30 – 40 people. Dining venues can be changed accordingly allowing guests to enjoy candle lit dinners or even meals in the privacy of their own room. Fresh seafood from the daily catch along with locally sourced vegetables and fruits are used to prepare mouth-watering Sri Lankan rice and curries. You can even taste a range of Italian pastas and pizzas. The chef will also cater to your personal preferences upon request. For complete relaxation and rejuvenation, Amaloh by Jetwing consists of a spa facility while therapists can be arranged upon guests’ requirements with a 24 hour notice period. From Ayurvedic full body massages to Reflexology, you will feel rejuvenated completely once your treatment is completed.
Amaloh by Jetwing offers you a home away from home experience during your stay. You can always lounge along the long verandah which overlooks the pool. The hotel is located adjoining a secluded cove which is ideal for safe sea bathing. The sun deck is always a welcoming spot to get that tan you’ve always wanted. Other facilities offered at the hotel include free Wi-Fi access, room service until 11 pm, child care facilities, doctor on call, car hire and parking facilities, daily housekeeping facilities, postal facilities, left luggage facility and daily newspaper upon request. Sports facilities include yoga upon request, snorkelling, kayaking, 2 Jacuzzis, 2 pool tables and jet skiing.
The Southern coast of Sri Lanka is home to some of the most beautiful beaches in Asia while Polhena itself is a paradise for snorkelling. The Polhena beach is surrounded by a 4km long coral reef which comprises of colourful corals and tropical fish. These clear waters are ideal for swimming, snorkelling and kayaking. Boat cruises are available through nearby natural habitats where you can spy water monitors, crocodiles and a number of species of birds. Mirissa is just 8km away from the hotel and its well known as a starting point for Dolphin and Whale watching expeditions. The Turtle Surf Point is one of the best surfing points in the South while day excursions can be organized to the Dondra Lighthouse, Matara Fort and the Weherahena Buddhist Temple.