Fishermans Bay, Weligama
About Fishermans Bay, Weligama
The Fishermans Bay is located in Weligama which is a short drive away from Mirissa along the Southern coast of Sri Lanka. The hotel can be reached by about an hour along the Southern Expressway while it offers a number of facilities for guests to enjoy. The hotel boasts of Deluxe and Superior rooms while there are direct sea views and bay views available. All rooms feature a number of modern day amenities including air-conditioning and attached bathrooms. The seafood dishes are a hit in the in-house restaurant while you can enjoy free Wi-Fi in the lobby area.
Location of Fishermans Bay, Weligama
Located on a high elevation along the coast of Weligama and 5 minutes away from Mirissa, the Fishermans Bay is found on a lush tropical area adjoining the beach. Being a landmark of the area for over 35 years, the Fisherman's Bay is a well known and respected holiday destination among locals and tourists who visit the South of Sri Lanka. The distance from Colombo to Weligama is about 150 km via the Southern Expressway while the Southern Railway also runs through the beautiful town of Weligama. The railway times are scheduled although there can be slight delays. You can also hire private cars or taxis from the airport of you prefer to drive.
Accommodation at Fishermans Bay, Weligama
Modern and luxurious amenities and settings are available in all accommodation units of the Fishermans Bay in Weligama. Guests can choose from Superior or Deluxe rooms during their stay. The 24 superior rooms overlook the beautiful Indian Ocean while the 27 deluxe rooms offer views of the bay area and its surroundings. Standard amenities include tea/coffee making facilities, mini refrigerator, television with international channels, complimentary bottled water, air-conditioning, attached bathroom with hot/cold water and guest toiletries.
Facilities at Fishermans Bay, Weligama
The Fishermans Bay in Weligama speaks for its name. Offering views of the Weligama Bay and its harbour, guests can enjoy their morning breakfast while savouring the sights and sounds of the area. The restaurant offers a fine menu of local and international cuisine while the seafood selection is always a mouth-watering spread. Wi-fi connectivity is available in the lobby area for guests to keep in touch with their friends and family. The beach is just a few steps away which offer guests the perfect option of enjoying a beach holiday. There is a pool with a separate kiddies pool while you can also enjoy a game of carom or darts when time permits.
Weligama is a beautiful coastal town in the South of Sri Lanka and is well known for its stilt fishermen perched atop poles patiently awaiting their daily catch. All you have to do is take a walk along the Weligama beach and experience this culture. Mirissa, as mentioned earlier is about 5 minutes away from Weligama while the sea off the shore is well known for whale and dolphin watching expeditions. The season to enjoy this activity is usually from November to April the following year. For the history buff, the Taprobane Island in Weligama which is about 200 meters off-shore would be the perfect venue to go to. The White villa among tropical greenery was built by an exiled French Count and has been a well known holiday home for many statesmen and socialites. If you have more time in hand, you can also make a trip to Galle and Matara which are cities with historical significance.