Coco Royal Beach Resort, Kalutara
About Coco Royal Beach Hotel, Kalutara
The Coco Royal Beach Hotel is located along the sandy shores of Kalutara, approximately an hour or so away from Colombo. The hotel which borders the Indian Ocean is surrounded by coconut palms which adds to the holiday setting. Superior rooms with direct and partial sea views are available while all rooms are well appointed with modern features. The Coco Royal Beach Hotel boasts of a number of dining venues while the cuisine offered is a mix of local and global menus. The spa and swimming pool area provide the perfect setting for guests to relax while there are many facilities and services available for guests to use.
Location of Coco Royal Beach Hotel, Kalutara
Located along the golden sandy shores of Kalutara, the Coco Royal Beach Hotel is surrounded by tropical foliage and is set steps away from the magnificent Indian Ocean. The calm blue waters and the swaying palms are the perfect setting for you to enjoy a beach holiday along the Western coast of Sri Lanka. The resort is located 39km away towards the South of Colombo while the drive takes about 1 hour or slightly more depending on the traffic. The distance from the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake is about 81km. Taxis are available from the airport while there are trains that run along the coast to the South on a regular basis.
Accommodation at Coco Royal Beach Hotel, Kalutara
The Coco Royal Beach Hotel in Kalutara provides superior accommodation options while they are all tastefully furnished to make you feel at home. The hotel boasts of 23 direct sea view rooms and 67 partial sea view rooms that are well appointed with contemporary facilities. Features include individual climate control air-conditioning, flat screen LED television with satellite channels, mini bar, safety locker, telephone with IDD facility, tea/coffee making facilities,balcony or terrace, attached bathroom, WC, shower, hot / cold water facilities, hair dryer and toiletries.
Facilities at Coco Royal Beach Hotel, Kalutara
A number of dining venues are offered at the Coco Royal Beach Hotel in Kalutara while you can enjoy delicious meals prepared fresh on a daily basis. "Rasa" which is the main restaurant of the hotel serves you buffet style menus that consist of authentic local favourites and popular dishes from around the world. Themed nights are introduced to offer a wide variety. For a more sophisticated experience the "Au Terrace" promises you a delicious menu of a la carte meals combining tastes of Eastern and Western cuisines. For a more relaxed and outdoor experience, "Cafe Plage" offers you a delightful range of snacks that you can enjoy by the pool or on the beach. Snacks consist of seafood specialities, sandwiches, burgers and even pizzas along with signature mock-tails to suit your palate. You can completely relax and rejuvenate your senses at "Suwa" which is the health and spa centre at the Coco Royal Beach Hotel. You can enjoy a range of therapies and body massages which will be supervised by highly qualified Ayurvedic doctors. The hotel also comprises of an outdoor swimming pool which overlooks the beach and sea. The property is also a favoured location for conferences and special occasions while seating capacity is over 300 guests. Other facilities offered at the Coco Royal Beach Hotel include wedding co-ordinators, foreign currency exchange, gymnasium, gift shop, gem and jewellery, room service facilities, doctor on call, laundry facilities, daily housekeeping, entertainment facilities and baby cots upon request. Outdoor sports such as beach volleyball and badminton can be enjoyed.
The town of Kalutara is a well known beach resort town while it is popular for a number of reasons. The most dominant landmark of the city is the Kalutara Viharaya located south of the bridge while it is believed to be the only stupa in the world to be entirely hollow. The structure consists of a smaller dagoba inside. Other attractions in the vicinity include the Kalutara Bodhiya, Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple, Richmond Castle and Calido Beach. Places of interest further away from the town but worth visiting include the Moonstone Mine in Meetiyagoda, Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery and Brief Gardens in Bentota. The nature lover would love the Madu Ganga river safari which allows you to explore a lush ecosystem flourishing with foliage, birds, insects and even monkeys.