Welcome to The Islander, the villa on a deserted Kahandamodara Beach in Tangalle!
Located in a tranquil seaside village in the southern part of Sri Lanka, this villa is just the miracle!!! This is a paradise for holidaymakers on the beach with the whole family, for couples or newlyweds who are seeking tranquility, charms, the charm of nature, the charm of the rustle of ocean waves or the rhythm of authentic rural Sri Lanka. Guests can choose from 3 rooms, each of which will make you feel at home. The staff will make every possible and impossible effort to ensure that you do not want to leave this place, and, having left, dreamed of returning here again and again. Hotel services for recreation and entertainment, including a garden, an individual beach, will help guests relax and fully rest. With an ideal location and facilities to match, The Islander Beach Villa hits the spot in many ways. Any your whim will be immediately executed. You will be surprised at what professional and extremely friendly The Islander staff can arrange for you.
Kids under 2 years can stay for free and without extra beds. And for infants over 2 years old additional bed is provided for a low surcharge. The capacity of extra beds depends on the type of room you choose.
At your service:
transfer from and to the airport
24-hours room service
The hotel is ideally located on the edge of the wide golden sandy beach, as far as the eyes can see. Massive coconut palms surround this colorful corner of the Earth. Together with the wind and the caressing hearing of the surf of the Indian Ocean, this is nothing but a tropical paradise! The Islander is located in close proximity to the bird sanctuary, several lagoons, sea turtle nursery, fishing village, and huge Bata Atha botanical garden and the ancient temple. It is here that you can calmly sunbathe to a bronze shade of the skin, without worrying that someone will disturb you on a deserted beach. You can swim in the dairy heat of the ocean waters or inspect the living bottom with a breathing tube.
The Islander — this is an authentic Sri Lankan villa on the beach. It was not in vain called The Islander. This is the place for dreams and pastime in the real style of Robinson Crusoe. Residents of a nearby rural community can be extremely useful for you, so that you enjoy your holiday with friends and family. They live their own lives, and you can learn how. You can play with them in cricket, enjoy the taste of freshly cut royal coconuts, make grill from squids, shrimps or freshly caught fish near the reefs. You will certainly have to taste the real Sri Lankan rice and fire curry. Go on a boat to the Kalamatiya Lagoon, take a ride on the «Oruwa» (local canoe), join fishing with local fishermen, or just relax under the stars at night, listening to the wind on the veranda of the villa. Enjoy the sounds of waves crashing against the sea reefs. The Islander is located 210 km, 4 hours from the capital city of Colombo, near the newly constructed South A2 highway. From the villa it's about 15 km (20 minutes to drive) to the resort town called Tangalle. Here works the world-famous project for the rescue and conservation of sea turtles, and in Kalamatiya you can visit the first bird sanctuary in Sri Lanka.
The Islander consists of three rooms. Each room is equipped with air conditioning, toilet, shower with hot and cold water, as well as all the necessary facilities for hygiene. In the rooms there are large double beds. The villa has a separate living and dining area, as well as a fully equipped pantry, kitchen and laundry, internal and external gardens. Coconut garden goes directly to the beach with the open air terrace. A skilled cook will immediately prepare for you whatever you want: tasty lagoon shrimps, lobsters or Sri Lankan rice with tuna in curry sauce. Try also spicy salad Sambol made of coconuts with spices. This dish is served on a banana leaf. The cook will be happy to tell all the secrets, will show the process of preparing refined dishes. The chef will take care of how to satisfy every your taste buds.
While on vacation at The Islander Beach Villa you can go for shopping by a tuk-tuk or a taxi to Tangalle. You can also, without leaving the villa, give instructions to the administrator, and he will make purchases for you while you relax.
94 kilometers of golden sandy beaches lie between Tangalle and Hambantota. There are many interesting places here. In Kalamatiya go to the bird sanctuary on foot. It is in the coastal zone, which is more frequented by birds than humans. It is an ideal place to observe birds in their natural habitat. In 20 minutes to step from the villa there is Rekawa — the most famous place for sea turtles to land. Here you can observe how the turtles go from shore to shore to lay eggs along the beach. An hour and a half drive is the point of observation of whales and sea dolphins. This is the town of Mirissa.
Also visit the National Yala Park. Just an hour on the road, and you are in one of the most visited and 2nd largest park on Sri Lanka. Here live, for example, leopards. Udawalave National Park is about an hour and a half away famous for its wild elephants and spotty deer, along with a myriad of endemic birds. Botanical Garden in Bata Atha is located just 7 km away. from the villa, and we can arrange for you a many-hour visit to this amazingly beautiful place! Bundala National Park is one and a half hours away known for its flamingos. They can be seen in August, when many of these birds fly here far from the north for the winter. For those wishing to know the ancient history of the island, it will be interesting to visit Mulkirigala Rock Temple. In 45 minutes to drive there is an ancient monastery, also known as «2nd Lion Rock». The monastery was built in the 2nd century BC. Ancient caves with statues and frescoes just need to see!
You can use the swimming pool for adults and the children's pool free of charge in a nearby hotel Turtle Bay. It is a 10-minute tuk-tuk ride from the The Islander villa. And if you want to order lunch or dinner at Turtle Bay, then inform the staff there that you are the guests of The Islander. In this case, boldly count on a discount! Excursions
The study of wildlife in Sri Lanka is one of the main exciting events. Lankarus undertakes to provide you with first-hand valuable experience in nature that surrounds the Tangalle — Hambantota area. The villa is located close to many World Heritage sites, the city of Galle, a whale watching point in Mirissa, Yala National Park, the religious center of Kataragama. In addition, the international cricket stadium in Suriyawewa, Port Hambantota and the Mattala International Airport in Hambantota are in close proximity.
• Wildlife sanctuaries
• Bata Atha Botanical Garden
• Madunagala Hot Springs
• National Park Ussangoda
• Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary
• The Rekawa Lagoon and the project for the preservation of turtles
• Mulkirigala Rock Temple
• Factory of brassware items Angulmaduwa
• Blow Hole in Hummanaya, Kudawela
• City of gems Ratnapura
• Bopath Ella Waterfalls
So, the room at The Islander Beach Villa can be rented for a short time and for a rather long time. The Islander welcomes long lasting rents of the whole villa, too. Since March 2015 the villa is under management of Lankarus. Please feel free to contact us per email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Address:Thillanwala, Kahandamodara — 82126, Ranna, Tangalle, Sri Lanka
Prices for accommodation from April 1, 2017 to April 30, 2018 on Bed and Breakfast basis
(THREE ROOMS at the villa — if available)
01 April 2017 — 30 April 2017: 35 USD (1 guest) — 40 USD (2 guests)
01 May 2017 — 30 June 2017: 30 USD (1 guest) — 35 USD (2 guests)
01 July 2017 — 31 August 2017: 35 USD (1 guest) — 40 USD (2 guests)
01 September 2017 — 30 October 2017: 30 USD (1 guest) — 35 USD (2 guests)
01 November 2017 — 30 November 2017: 45 USD (1 guest) — 50 USD (2 guests)
01 December 2017 — 30 April 2018: 50 USD (1 guest) — 55 USD (2 guests)