Tangerine Beach Hotel
This grand beachfront hotel overlooking the Laccadive Sea is 1.1 km from Kalutara North Railway Station and 2.9 km from Kalutara Bodhiya, a venerated Buddhist site with a temple. The relaxed rooms come with flat-screens and minifridges, plus balconies or patios, some with sea views. Suites add loft bedrooms, canopy beds or whirlpool baths.
There’s an international restaurant with a patio, as well as a slick cafe and a vibrant bar/lounge. Additional amenities include a garden, beach access, and an outdoor pool with a swim-up bar, plus an Ayurvedic spa, a beauty salon and sports courts. There’s also a gym and a playground.