Avani Kalutara Resort

Tucked away between palm trees and white sands where the river meets the ocean, AVANI Kalutara Resort Sri Lanka is the ideal getaway for families and couples alike. With a beautiful lagoon, tropical gardens, and water sports, this is the perfect place for a sunny holiday in Sri Lanka.


The four star Avani Kalutara Resort boasts a unique location where the Kalu Ganga River meets the Indian Ocean. This Sri Lankan hotel offers a number of luxury rooms and suites, flexible dining options (including beach BBQs) and a wider range of watersports on the river and in the ocean.

Description, Services & Facilities


The AVANI Kalutara Resort, Kalutara, Sri Lanka, has been built in a striking location, and is 78 km from Bandaranaike International Airport. This first class 4 star hotel with 99 bedrooms and 6 luxury suites is clearly designed with the traveller seeking a little luxury among pleasant natural surroundings in mind. The AVANI Kalutara Resort offers magnificent manicured gardens as well as the splendid Kalu Ganga River, at the point marking the end of its 160km journey into the ocean all the way from Sri Pada, home of the sacred mountain and legendary footprint of the Buddha. The result of positioning this hotel directly at the point where river meets sea means that the AVANI Kalutara Resort Sri Lanka can also boast a beautiful lagoon. Thus, the AVANI Kalutara Resort Indian Ocean has a number of pleasant attractions. The river boasts an abundance of wildlife, as doess the lagoon. The hotel itself is directly adjacent to the sea and of course the beach and the pool are convenient for everything. The Watersports centre offers a range of  activities such as banana boats, tube ride, surfing and jet ski ( fees apply). The AVANI Kalutara Resort 4 star is a modern twin floor complex purpose built on Sri Lanka’s southern coast. The hotel is only 44 km from the culturally important and historical harbour town of Colombo, which on the west coast is actually the biggest town in Sri Lanka.

Facilities and Services: 

The luxury AVANI Kalutara Resort is also a resort and spa. You can relax in this area and enjoy a host of massage treatments, avail of its well equipped gymnasium or work up an appetite on the floodlit tennis courts. You can also take advantage of:
• Wi-Fi computer connection all areas
• Satellite TV in all bedrooms
• Swimming pool
• Childrens pool
• Avani Spa
• Canoeing
• Windsurfing
• Sailing in the ocean by catamaran
• Kayaking on the Kalu Ganga with trained instructors
• Practise yoga overlooking the river with a trained instructor


The AVANI Kalutara Resort is also part of a nature reserve, walking and exploring is encouraged as an integral part of your stay. The abundance of local wildlife is remarkable, and among it guests can expect to find birds including owls and black hooded oriole. The AVANI Kalutara Resort Sri Lanka, Indian Ocean, is also convenient for local sightseeing. The nearby town of Palataota is home to the 32 acre Richmond Castle. An architecturally splendid reminder of the Anglo Indian styles of the 19th century when the estate was a fruit plantation. The town itself also abounds with local culture and crafts such as basket weaving.


Expect your dining experience at the AVANI Kalutara Resort Indian Ocean to be of the highest possible order. The AVANI Kalutara Resort boasts two restaurants, both with ocean and river views and both of which offer buffet and a la carte options. The fare includes authentic Sri Lankan cuisine as well as more conventional international dishes. The 4 star AVANI Kalutara Resort promotes the idea of flexibility - barbecues on the beach, picnics and even dining next to the pool are all highly encouraged options.

Palms Restaurant
• Serves an array of international cuisine
• Fantastic views

Café Saffron A La Carte Restaurant
• Offers a variety of dishes including fresh seafood
• Overlooks the ocean
• Extensive drinks menu

Karadiya Bar
• Poolside bar
• Serves a variety of refreshments

Miridiya Bar
• Offers a selection of refreshments

Hotel Location


Superior Room


• Air conditioning
• Hot & cold water
• Bathroom with rain shower
• Safe lockers
• Wi-Fi facility
• IDD Telephone
• Shaver sockets
• TV with satellite channels
• Hair dryer
• DVD Player
• Coffee/tea making facilities
• Mini bar



• Living area
• Hot and cold water
• Bathroom with bath tub and separate shower cubical with rain showers
• Air-conditioning
• Safe lockers
• Wi-Fi facility
• IDD telephone
• Hair dryer
• Shaver sockets
• TV with satellite channels
• Mini bar
• DVD Player
• Coffee/tea making facilities

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