Known for its golden beaches, rolling hills and tea plantations, Sri Lanka is a remarkable country with varied landscapes and friendly people. Spend a luxury holiday in Sri Lanka relaxing on the sandy beaches of the southern coast, explore the national parks in search of wild elephants and leopard or take in the Buddhist sites of the Cultural Triangle.
Amanwella on the southern coast is a luxurious beachfront resort, with each suite having its own private terrace and plunge pool. There is a huge infinity pool and expansive terrace with amazing sunsets.
Formerly the New Oriental Hotel, the oldest hotel in Sri Lanka, the Amangalla has reopened under the renowned management of Aman Resorts and has retained many of the original features to preserve the colonial atmosphere.
Balloon rides and private helicopter rides around the island are available and private camping in the national parks can be arranged.
Luxury Sri Lanka holiday ideas
"The massages and treatments at the spa in Saman Villas are wonderfully pampering."Sri Lanka specialist Alison
Recommended luxury hotels in Sri Lanka
Here is just a small selection of the luxury hotels, beachfront resorts and lodges available on a luxury tailor-made holiday to Sri Lanka.