Jetwing Lighthouse, Galle
Jetwing Lighthouse, Galle
(SKU:LK15003B4F) Jetwing Lighthouse is a 5 star luxury Sri Lanka Hotel that nestles on a small hillock shaded with Coconut Palm trees, on a perfect location for a tropical beach resort hotel, right on the beach at the south western coastal town of Galle, Sri Lanka. The hotel affords wonderful views over the Indian Ocean. Jetwing Lighthouse, an elegant and tranquil Sri Lanka beach resort, is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Designed by the world renowned architect of Sri Lanka, Jeffrey Bawa in the tradition of Colonial Dutch Architecture of a Fort City, Jetwing Lighthouse hotel is another architectural masterpiece among the Sri Lanka Hotels. The reception of the hotel exposes an outstanding spiral staircase lined up with stylish metal sculptures of Portuguese soldiers of colonial era at battle.Location
Offering a reminiscent portrayal of a bygone era, the city of Galle offers a mix of history, culture and unreal beauty. Galle which is found along the southern coastal belt of the island of Sri Lanka is home to the Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel. The distance from the Bandaranaike International Airport is approximately 146km while Colombo is about 109km away. Public transport options are widely available while routes include the Colombo - Galle main motorway and also the Southern Expressway.Accommodation
Jetwing Lighthouse is popularly known for its luxury as well as artistic design. The hotel consists of 60 deluxe rooms and three exotic themed suites for guests to choose from while enjoying the peacefulness and luxury. With crispy linen and fine surroundings all rooms include central air-conditioning, telephone with IDD facility, mini bar with local and foreign brands, bathroom with separate shower enclosure, luxury bathtub, hot and cold water, private terrace or balcony with a clear view of the Indian ocean, widescreen LCD television with international and local channels, tea/coffee making facility, kettle, in room safe, hair dryer, bathrobes, slippers and umbrella, iron and ironing board. Additional facilities in suites include a kitchenette, a separate living area with a widescreen LCD television and also an extended balcony.Facilities
Apart from luxurious accommodation facilities, Jetwing Lighthouse offers far better options when it comes to dining. The Cardamom Cafe which is the hotel's main restaurant offers lavish buffet spreads throughout the day. For an elegant fine dining experience and unforgettable seafood feasts, the Cinnamon Room beckons you in the evening. Guests can enjoy snacks and drinks all day long at the Anchor Bar and Grill while the Coats of Arms bar provides guests an elegant atmosphere where they can enjoy a sunset and unwind through the night.
Jetwing Lighthouse consists of two conference venues while it's also a perfect venue for weddings. There are various wedding packages that you can choose from. Other facilities include a spa, a fully equipped gymnasium, two swimming pools, a kiddies pool, flood lit tennis, squash, table tennis, a pool table, yoga and meditation facilities and also a gift shop.Excursions and Day Tours
The Southern coast offers you a myriad of sights that you can explore. Starting off from the historical Galle Fort with its old buildings and ramparts that still stand magnificently to the calm and blue seas of Unawatuna, the South coast has always been a much visited place. For more adventure, you can arrange snorkelling and diving sessions, while you can also contact the hotel and organize whale watching tours. Nature walks can be enjoyed to nearby forest reserves.