Laya Leisure Holiday Resort is manned by the Institute of Peace Support Operations Training SriLanka. This is a very pleasant and recently constructed complex with nicely built one, two and three bedroomed cabins, along with amenities such as Club House, Swimming Pool, Play Area, Tennis Court, Squash Court Gymnasium walking trails etc. It is considered a highly desirable weekend retreat site patronized by locals as well as foreigners.
There are several approaches to Kukuleganga, however the route via Kalutara is considered as the main approach to this location. Being located in the environs of the Sinharaja natural reserve, it has a cool climatic effect with lush green Tea and Rubber estates surrounding the complex. The location being away from the hustle and bustle is ideal for relaxation.
This area belongs to the wet zone in Sri Lanka. It is warm and short rain showers are refreshing. It enjoys a superb Climate with no high temperature and prolonged droughts. Temperatures during a whole year are between 24°C and 32°C. Perhaps it is so fascinating in the morning that it looks like an Italian mountainous village when wrapped by a silky blanket of mist. Drizzling and slight rainfall prevailing on the peaks of mountains are a natural occurrence, thus converting.
Laya Leisure was formerly known as Kukuleganga Holiday Resort.
Laya Leisure Accommodation
It suits your purse very well. In spite of all the facilities offered, the charges, against the accommodations, have been fixed at a very moderate and reasonable sum that would suite the purse of all guests commensurate with dignity. The aforesaid charges are subject to fluctuation Periodically. Concession may be offered for guests coming on non holidays.
Villas in this resort have been categorized into three capacities or types, namely "B" "C" and "A" with a view to permitting guests to determine on their own choices. Phenomena in this deviation are that, space facilities and standards provided within are generated or ascended from "A" to "B"
"A" Type Villas ( Single Bed Roomed Villas )
This air-conditioned and well furnished Single Room villa too has sitting and dining areas and a well equipped Pantry like in the other two types but not equipped with the washing Machine and the Drier. It has a double bed-room. Ideal for 2 adults or honey mooners .
" B "Type Villas (Three Bed Roomed Villas )
This is a much spacious villa with all comforts available. Fully air conditioned and well furnished villa has three bed rooms, sitting and dining areas, pantry with required electrical appliances and cooking utensils, two bath rooms, a Washing Machine and a Drier, Telephone, Television, etc. The bedrooms are provided with double beds. And much suited for 6 adult - guests. However children under twelve years are permitted / tolerated for accompanying their parents. The specialty in B type villa is that your Domestic Helpers too have a small living area in the villa itself with an attached separate bathroom.
" C " Type Villas (Two Bed Roomed Villas )
Fully air conditioned and well furnished villa has two bed rooms, sitting and dining areas, pantry with required electrical appliances and cooking utensils, one bath room with a Washing Machine and a Drier, Telephone and a Television, It has no facility to accommodate your Domestic Help. Suited for four Adult Guests.
Laya Leisure Facilities
The spacious, flood lit and A/C gym comprising a range of very sophisticated and, latest equipments that suits every guest-male or female-may be used simultaneously assisted by a skilled instructor .The equipments have been particularly designed to suit both adults and children with no charge. It is open for guests round the clock.
The superbly constructed court is adjacent to the gymnasium . Upstairs gallery is available for spectators. With all sports goods from the Resort, this is too an activity for which the guest need not pay any fee .
Court encircled with mesh is adjoining the cricket ground and volleyball court. All sport goods are issued free. Most Guests prefer to play in the flood lit atmosphere . This is too among other free items.
Teenagers are much eager for this martial game in an enormous greenland with brand new steel bows and costly arrows and also dart board issued on request under an experienced animator.
This specifically designed room with all facilities and next to the bar is fully air-conditioned. All equipments are brand new and it may be confined to your group only once booked at the bar.
In response to the high demand by guests, a well arranged physio therapy SPA has been newly opened in a very spacious building with a calm and quite environment . The very reasonable rates differ treatment wise. A variety of soothing treatments with herbal drugs are offered by well trained therapists of either sex. This is very ideal for weary and exhausted guests seeking physical consolation and rid of mental stress . SPA is well equipped and A/C and having all necessary herbal drugs with other items for a superb treatment with maximum hospitality.
Ours is one of the few Resorts that has a modernized and well maintained Sauna / Steam bath at a very affordable rate in a specifically built cabin adjacent to the swimming pool . Herbal Steam bath conducted by the qualified therapist will surely be tantamount to reduce surplus fats of the body , stimulate the nerve system, equalize blood circulation , loosen rigidity of muscles and decrease the mental stress of the guest .This has become a highly demanded event among guests.
Guest desirous of a joyful ride on the serpentine trails and roads with in the Resort premises and also on the curvy , broad roads in the neighboring country-side may hire a brand new bike at a very moderate price . There are two type of bicycles for adult and kids as well . If the guest requires a ride in the locality he may do so in the airy, scenic and broaden roads with less traffic and cool breeze blowing from the meadows and rustling trees . It has become a very popular event among teenagers and mature guests as well.
Are a fantastic experience that children will love to enjoy in the open ground and trails escorted by a trained cow-boy type animator.
Swimming pool / Kids Pool
The Resort has two swimmnig pools with cristle clear water under the vigilance of two life guards.
Is just by the kid�s swimming pool. Have been arranged for pleasure of play full teenagers .A very beautiful and busy spot of which mother are very happy over the security of their children .
Lounge with Multi Media VCD, DVD, Wide screen A/C and IKEA furniture can accommodate a sizable group at a time very comfortably . Once booked the lounge will confine to your own group with no interference..
You will be much delighted if you listen to the meladic strains and tunes of a village type flute player from the tree - top turret during late hours of the day.
The Holiday Resort has a mini shop. Badureliya being a small township is the nearest has a Gas station and a few banks. Matugama a fairly big township and considered as the commercial centre in the area located at about 30 Minutes drive from the Holiday Resort has many shops, a few medical pharmacies, book shops, bars and restaurants and a few vehicle spare parts shops and garages.
Is very famous among larger groups who take to singing and dancing to the hot rhythms in the very vast free zone with lessened electricity and also seated under a massive canopy . No interference by others but only your group .
Club : Bar
The Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner in a buffet setting.
Breakfast from 7.00 a.m. to 09.30 am
Lunch from 12.30 p.m to 2.30 p.m.
Dinner from 7.00 pm. To 10.00 p.m.
Club : Restaurant
Our club house with a well arranged restaurant is just by the swimming pools . Well equipped bar with A/C is always manned by a loyal and efficient staff . This is very picturesque when illuminated in the night.
The dancing hall located in the lonely free zone coupled with an enclosure for the music groups and a village type bar is superb for your own group�s musical activities with no any interference. Camp fire and BBQ are also arranged on request during nights in this beautiful zone . You may dine, wine and dance to favorite tunes with your loved ones. Bands play under canopy at the veranda.
In a spacious, A/C & well arranged Auditorium with Multi Media, lectern and other amenities, conferences and workshops of any standard may be held. Services are arranged while the secession is in progress.
Internet cafe is open through out the with Wi-Fi broadband facility.