The Pineapple Villa, Gampaha
The Inspector's Room
The Muhindaram's Suite
The Mudaliyar's Suite
About The Pineapple Villa, Gampaha
The Pineapple Villa is a traditional Sri Lankan mansion or 'Walauwa' that belongs to the Samarakoon family and is located in the charming rural village of Wathurugama on the outskirts of Colombo.
The property is surrounded by vast Pineapple estates - giving its present name!The ancestral building dates from @ 1920 and has been converted to a luxury boutique hotel by the award winning Elephant Stables hotel at Kandy.
Location of The Pineapple Villa, Gampaha
The Pineapple Villa is the perfect option for those arriving or departing from the island to experience a few days of idyllic relaxation before or after their international flights.Roads from Colombo Airport can take you to The Pineapple Villa within 30 - 40 minutes depending on traffic to experience the calm and serenity of rural Sri Lanka at its very best.Those continuing their journeys can easily move onwards to Kandy and the Cultural Triangle or even to the Hill Country through quaint rural back roads of the island.
Accommodation at The Pineapple Villa, Gampaha
The hotel features a collection of 3 rooms and suites that uniquely combine colonial flavour and ambience with chic designer elements. Our bedrooms feature some of the best interior design in Sri Lanka.
Facilities at The Pineapple Villa, Gampaha
The large designer blue swimming pool lies in the coconut garden of the property and is an ideal place for poolside snacks and BBQs. There are sun loungers and exquisite Indian style parasols on the pool deck.
Art Deco Bar
A small bar area adjoins the Living Room with some quirky Art Deco style furniture andA variety of wines, spirits and cocktails are on offer to guests.
The Living Room at The Pineapple Villa is a fine place to relax. Sofas and chairs are beautifully upholstered in floral fabrics.There is a Bluetooth Harman Kardon sound system and a huge film library available to guests.
Outdoor dining is a specialty at The Pineapple Villa. There is an outdoor dining platform at the back of the property and a poolside dining hut.Alternatively, a dining table can be set up in the front garden under coconut trees.
Excursions and Day Tours from The Pineapple Villa, Gampaha
The concept of The Pineapple Villa is to offer a taste of 'Old Ceylon' in sumptuous luxury.The mansion has a gorgeous interior design incorporating original antique furniture with chic modern additions.Traditional butlers are on hand to cater to all of your requirements.You can explore charming local villages by mountain bike or our classic Austin A55. Alternatively, walk across paddy fields to ancient rock temples. There will be no other tourists in sight.