The Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels, Kalutara
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About The Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels, Kalutara
Offering beach front rooms with private balconies, The Sands By Aitken Spence Hotels boasts garden landscapes, an outdoor pool with bar and fitness centre. It offers free parking and 4 dining options. Wi-Fi is available. The spacious and air-conditioned rooms feature classic wood furnishings and cable TV. For convenience, a safe and minibar are provided. En suite bathrooms have hot/cold showers and a hairdryer. The Sands By Aitken Spence Hotels is an hour's drive from Colombo City and 6 km from the town centre.
The international airport is a 2-hour drive from the resort. Regular workouts can be maintained at the squash and tennis courts available. For relaxation, guests can take a dip in the hot tub or enjoy sauna facilities. Sweeping Ocean and garden views accompany buffet spreads at the hotel's main restaurant. There is also a fine dining restaurant and coffee shop. Refreshing cocktails are available at the pool bar.
Location of The Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels, Kalutara
The Sands Hotel is located in Kalutara which was once famous as a spice trading centre while today the town is known for its unique and fine basket ware. The distance from Kalutara to Colombo is about 37km while the travel time is usually an hour or slightly more. The train station and the city centre is a mere 6km away from the hotel. The town is famous for the Kalutara Temple and the 'Kalu Ganga' which is a massive river that runs through it.
Accommodation at The Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels, Kalutara
A beach side resort, the Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels consists of a number of 109 guestrooms while each room offers guests with a beautiful sea view. Guests can choose from standard rooms, deluxe rooms, cabanas, luxury and family suites. All rooms are equipped with air-conditioning, mini bar, LCD television with satellite and local channels, tea/coffee making facilities, free bottled water, telephone, safe, hair dryer, free Wi-Fi, 24 room service, laundry service and dry cleaning.
Facilities at The Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels, Kalutara
There is a unique concept offered at the Sands by Aitken Spence Hotels while this includes the 'Dine Around Concept' which has been set incorporating the hotel's 3 restaurants. The ambience and the atmosphere changes accordingly while you can choose where to dine according to your mood while a memorable culinary experience awaits you. The hotel consists of a picturesque landscaped garden while there is an outdoor swimming pool with a bar where you can enjoy a swim and a drink to cool down. Other facilities include a fitness centre, conference facilities with Wi-Fi connectivity and a number of facilities that will help you enjoy your vacation.
Kalutara is a town that is famed for its cultural inheritances while there are a number of sightseeing options that guests can enjoy. Some of the main and most enjoyed excursions within the area include the Kosgoda Turtle Hatchery which is a sea turtle conservation project. Water based sports activities can be enjoyed towards the south along the coastal areas of the country such as Bentota and Beruwala while longer excursions include the Richmond Castle, the Sinharaja Rain Forest Reserve and the Dutch Fort in Galle. If you are interested in culture and local arts and crafts, then the Kalutara Basket Centre is a perfect place to visit.