For a calm and comforting holiday down South, Mandara Resort in Mirissa provides you with some of the best services and activities. From Whale and Dolphin watching excursions to long lazy days by the hotel pool, you can enjoy your stay at the resort with no hassle. With charming and well equipped guestrooms and mouth watering cuisine offered at the restaurant, guests at Mandara Resort can enjoy a pure beach holiday in Mirissa.
Located towards the Southern coastal belt of Sri Lanka, the Mandara Resort is found nestled along the sandy shores of Mirissa. The town is located approximately 146km away from Colombo and is easily accessible through the Colombo - Galle - Hambantota main coastal road, the Southern railway and also the Southern Expressway. The drive from the airport will take about 4-5 hours while air taxi services are widely available.
Mandara Resort in Mirissa offers a number of 20 guestrooms that belong to 4 categories for guests to choose from. The resort offers 4 standard rooms, 4 superior rooms with Jacuzzis, 4 semi penthouses and 4 Deluxe rooms with private plunge pools. The penthouses offer the best views of the Mirissa Bay, the Indian Ocean and the Red Cliff Mountains. All guestrooms are well equipped with air-conditioning, satellite television, DVD player, home theatre system, safety locker and tea/coffee making facilities.
Guests can enjoy fresh sea food along with various local and international dishes at the air-conditioned restaurant at Mandara Resort while the menus include western and oriental cuisine. The Ayurvedic Centre provides guests with tailor made treatment packages using various herbs and natural remedies. The resort also houses a swimming pool along with a baby pool while you can laze around all day by the pool sipping cocktails and enjoying a magnificent sunset. The gymnasium includes state of the art equipment while the Business centre carries Wi-Fi, IDD and various facilities.
Other services that Mandara Resort in Mirissa has in store include life guard services, 24 hour room service, various indoor games, shopping facilities, and a 24 hour security service.
Being in Mirissa, you are bound to come across some fascinating sights and excursions. Mirissa is known as one of the best places for sighting blue whales and dolphins and it is a guaranteed fact. Also a comfortable drive will take you to the Sinharaja Rain Forest Reserve while for major historical sightings; tourists can always head towards Galle. The major landmarks depicting a vibrant history include the historical Galle Fort, the natural Galle Harbour, the National Maritime Museum, St. Mary's Cathedral and various other historical buildings found within the Fort itself.