About Us


Kosgoda Beach Resort is a located about 105 km from the International Airport in Katunayake in a secluded coconut grove overlooking the Indian Ocean. Kosgoda being a coastal village located on the South Western stretch of the island, provides a very calm and relaxing atmosphere for holiday makers. The property consists of accommodation ranging from deluxe rooms to suites that are well appointed and comfortably set. Guests can enjoy delicious meals , buffet or a la carte with local, European and sea food specialties. The large swimming pool is quite inviting at all times where you can enjoy long and lazy swims to your hearts content.


Location

Overlooking the Indian Ocean amidst a secluded coconut grove, Kosgoda Beach Resort is located approximately 75km South of Colombo and about a 2 1/2 - 3 hour drive from the Bandaranaike International Airport. Public transport include buses and trains while the most convenient route is the Colombo-Galle main motor way which runs along the coast. Guests will also find a river lagoon at the back of the hotel which aids in the natural characteristics of the surroundings.


ACCOMMODATION

Kosgoda Beach Resort provides 29 Deluxe Rooms, 12 Suites and 1 Grand Suite which are linked by a series of walkways bordered by different shades of frangipani.

Deluxe Rooms - All rooms are single story with spacious bed rooms and open air bathrooms consisting of a glass door that opens onto a sundeck adorned with individual deck chairs. Some rooms overlook the magnificent Indian Ocean while some overlook the swimming pool which winds around the property. There is another set of rooms set further back from the shore and discreetly placed among the palms providing views of the lagoon. Each Deluxe room opens out to its own areas of private relaxation. The furnishing in each room has been hand picked to blend in with the colours of the environment.

Suites - These accommodation units are free standing Villa Duplexes that offer guests seclusion and intimacy with a handful of facilities at Kosgoda Beach Resort. Well spaced amidst the lush foliage, these 12 suites are individually styled and offer you views of the sea. The Grand Suite offers guests undisturbed vistas of the garden and lagoon beyond. Special privileges offered here is that guests can enjoy a breakfast of their choice in privacy.


Facilities

For those preferring the indoors there are plenty of indoor games and a air conditioned library, where you may sip a home made ginger beer, and leaf through the fine selection of magazines, books and novels ranging from travel to fashion and coffee table books on Sri Lanka. A computer with printer and internet access gives you the opportunity to keep in contact with the outside world if need be.

Our Ayueveda and Spar center provides the prefect massage with the right oils and medicines applied.

The exercise conscious can avail themselves of the facilities of the Gym which also houses the table tennis table.

The pool table is located in the functions room on the first floor, from where you have undisturbed vistas of the Indian Ocean and a spectacular sight of the sunset over the sea.


Excursions

For the bird lovers, Kosgoda Beach Resort has its own boatman to take you down the lagoon where birds both resident and migrant can be seen. Kosgoda Beach Resort is also a place of great interest where you can witness giant leatherback turtles laying eggs and also newly hatched turtles finding their way back to sea. A one hour drive away from the resort are some natural moonstone mines. The Port of Galle is also a must see which is about an hours drive away from the resort.

The 36 hectare Dutch fort built in 1663 has withstood the ravages of time while it splendidly illustrates the Dutch presence in Sri Lanka. The National Maritime Museum which is also located within the Fort of Galle displays flora and fauna of the sea as well as preserved material and scaled models of whales and fishes. Water sports are avaialble within proximity of the resort.

Restaurant

The Kalapuwa Restaurant overlooking the swimming pool offers casual all day dining in an Al Fresco setting. The choice is between the Ala Carte Menu with a range of Exotic Asian Sea Food preparations, Authentic Sri Lankan Cuisine and European Specials or the sumptuous Buffet Theme Nights and Luncheon which are laid out in all its grandeur.

Bar

The Beach Bar is particularly appealing with its rustic style construction. A lonely spot to sit out the mid day heat enjoying a beautiful fruit Cocktail and to watch the hues of the skyline changing with the tropical sunset. Magical when combined with a cool long Drink.

Spa

For a deeper kind of relaxation, guests should visit the Ayurveda centre located in a traditional house, in the compound where spa treatments offer an original and global approach to indulge, detoxify and rejuvenate body and spirit. Age old traditional methods have been adopted and redesigned ensuring the ultimate Asian spa experience.