A ‘back to nature’ retreat in a man-made private nature reserve, tranquility is guaranteed here alongside wonderful service, great food, an Ayurveda spa and views of the Sigiriya rock fortress.
Possibly the only hotel in the world built over reed beds and paddy fields, purposely created on reclaimed agricultural land, the accommodation is in thatched cabanas, many with their own pools. Explore the grounds via wooden walkways or take a boat or ferry in search of rare birds and wildlife.
Sigiriya, 4 hour transfer from Colombo International Airport.
Jetwing Vil Uyana features 30 dwellings which are built in and over water, forest and garden surroundings. All dwellings are inclusive of air conditioning, telephone and IDD facility, free Wi-Fi, mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities, Safety locker, Cable TV, in–room dining, and private bathroom. All rooms have private deck area for dining or sunbathing, and some dwellings feature their own private pools or plunge pools.
There is plenty to keep guests at Jetwing Vil Uyana entertained during their stay, whether this involves swimming in the infinity pool that merges into the lake, sunbathing on their own private decks, finding inner peace through meditation, or simply exploring the vast 24 acres of land surrounding the property.
Vil Uyana provides guests with a variety of dining opportunities, from fine dining in the Aspara where guests can choose from many Eastern and Western dishes or from an extensive menu featuring the best local cuisine, to the more casual restaurant The Sulang, where guests can relax whilst enjoying light refreshments. There is also the Graffiti Bar – located by a quiet pool filled with white lotus, it is a perfect location for guests to enjoy a range of beers, wines and spirits including worldwide brands, Sri Lankan beer, and Vil Uyana’s exclusive range of cocktails.
For guests who want to relax and be pampered, they can indulge in all the facilities at the Jetwing Vil Uyana Spa. Here they can experience luxury from a relaxing body massage, unwinding in the plunge pool, and receiving as many luxurious treatments as they wish, including those from the separate Ayurveda and naturopathy treatment centre.