Palace Mirissa is a tropical paradise resort in the fishing village of Mirissa located in the Southern coast of Sri Lanka. Located only 5 minutes away from Matara, this new property boasts of modern conveniences within a rustic setting in harmony with nature. The garden is filled with fruit trees while the beach by the hotel offers excellent surfing points. The restaurant offers a range of seafood, local and western cuisine that will sizzle your taste buds while the in-house swimming pool is a fine venue to relax with extensive views of the Indian Ocean.
Hotel Palace Location
A tropical paradise resort in the South part of Sri Lanka, Palace Mirissa is ideally located on a cliff about 100 feet above sea level offering guests breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and its immediate surroundings. The coastal town of Mirissa is a well known fishing village in the South while its just 5 minutes away from Matara. Mirissa is reachable via the Colombo - Galle - Hambantota main road as well as the Southern Railway line that reaches up to Matara. Mirissa is located about 146km away from Colombo.
Hotel Palace Accommodation
Palace Mirissa offers guestrooms that are surrounded by trees and a large tropical garden offering you privacy and comfort. Adorned with beautiful and captivating Sri Lankans murals and paintings, the rooms are arranged with antique furniture that transports you to a different era. Modern comforts such as air-conditioning, mini fridge, cable television, telephones, sanitary facilities as well as 24 hour room service. Rooms also include a balcony where you can sit back and enjoy the view or a glass of wine.
Hotel Palace Facilities
The sea side resort, Palace Mirissa offers a number of amenities for you to enjoy your holiday in the South. The garden lobby is an excellent location to sit back and enjoy the cool breeze that blows in from the ocean. The garden is filled with tropical fruit making it a haven for a number of birds.
There is a fresh water swimming pool as well as a kid's pool that overlooks the ocean where guests can enjoy a swim and laze around all day. The restaurant and bar is a beautiful spot that is surrounded by and ocean view. Guests can enjoy dishes that range from delicious Sri Lankan cuisine, Chinese dishes, sea food dishes and even your favourite western dishes.
Hotel Palace Excursions
Guests can indulge in a number of activities while at Palace Mirissa. The Mirissa Bay is famous for its surfing, while other activities include swimming, snorkelling, scuba diving, exploring regional sites that are culturally important such as the Veheragala Buddhist Temple as well as the Old Dutch Fort in Galle which is only 45 minutes away.
Mirissa also offers an opportunity to witness one of the most exciting marine life attractions in Sri Lanka - Blue Whales. These magnificent creatures can be spotted a few kilometres into the seas of Mirissa during the period of December - April. The boat ride takes about 6 hours and will indeed leave you breathless.