If white sandy beaches and clear blue seas spell out your vacation, then the Nilaveli Beach Hotel is the place to be. Ideally located in the east coast of Sri Lanka which is famous for its beautiful and untouched beaches that stretch for miles, the hotel offers a calm and serene atmosphere and all the facilities required to enjoy a memorable stay.
Nilaveli Beach Hotel Location
Located on the East Coast of Sri Lanka along the unspoiled beaches of Nilaveli Beach Hotel infamous for its white sands and clear blue seas, the Nilaveli Beach Hotel is found about 275 km away from Colombo. Transport services can be arranged with local tour operators while public transport options such as bus and train services are also available from Colombo to Trincomalee. Local aviation firms have also introduced inland flights for the convenience of travelers.
Nilaveli Beach Hotel Accommodation
The Nilaveli Beach Hotel has a total of 45 rooms on offer. 22 units of Deluxe Rooms are provided with air-conditioning, televisions and mini refrigerators while there are 23 units of Standard air-conditioned rooms. All rooms are inclusive of a private patio that offers beautiful views of the East Coast allowing guests the opportunity to view the sunrise in all its glory. The main concept of these accommodation units are based on providing guests peace of mind and plenty of space to relax to your heart's content.
Nilaveli Beach Hotel Facilities
Offering a mix of Eastern and Western Dishes with a variety of seafood specialities, the main restaurant of Nilaveli Beach Hotel is an excellent place to relax and enjoy a meal. The lounge area includes three bars where guests can enjoy spirits at "Happy Hour" rates through day and night. A special travel counter is available to assist in arranging local tours, boat excursions, fishing trips etc. For recreational purposes the hotel has its own swimming pool, with a sliding board. Other facilities include a TV lounge, gift boutique, and a conference hall for business travelers.
Nilaveli Beach Hotel Excursions
The ideal season to visit the East Coast of the Island would be from April to October. Excursions can be organized through the hotel or you can just roam around the town and discover the wonders it has to offer. On the East side of the Trincomalee town lies Fort Frederick used by the Portuguese in 1624, later by the Dutch and named by the British to honor the Duke of York in 1803. At the Northern tip of Fort Frederick is the Swami Rock which drops more than 100 meters directly to the sea below. This drop is also known as the "lovers leap" according to an old legend. On the highest point of the cliff is the Tirukonesvaram Kovil.
An ideal location for snorkeling excursions, Pigeon Island is located a few hundred meters offshore from the Nilaveli Beach. A 10 minute boat ride will get you to the isle which is a breeding site for the Blue Rock Pigeon. Whale Watching can also an interesting activity in this part of Sri Lanka where more than 12 different species are found.