In the more popular regions of Sri Lanka there’s a wonderful choice of accommodation, from tastefully converted tea planters’ bungalows to small boutique villas, eco-friendly resorts and opulent beach retreats. In many areas you can stay in atmospheric rooms in historic buildings. You’ll also find hotels in wildlife-rich areas where exotic birds flit between the trees and the odd elephant can be seen wandering by.
In emerging destinations such as in the east and north, the choice is more limited, but this is likely to change as these areas are developing. Sri Lanka is gaining in popularity as a destination and new places to stay are opening up across the country all the time.
When you choose your accommodation in Sri Lanka, we can suggest a variety of places to stay that range from luxury properties to family-run guesthouses and hotels in restored historic buildings. They all come recommended by our specialists from their own experience of staying there. Using the filters below you can refine the accommodation options to the places you’re planning to visit.
Places to stay in Sri Lanka
You can choose from a range of accommodation options when you plan your trip. Our preferred choices usually come recommended for their character, facilities and service or location. Our specialists always aim to suggest properties that match your specific preferences.