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Era Beach Hotel

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  • About this holiday

    The Era Beach Hotel is a good choice for those seeking the intimate tranquillity of a boutique hotel. Expressions Holidays recommends it for its relaxing ambience, comfortable rooms and excellent location. Spend days exploring nearby Galle and the beaches of the south coast or perhaps simply relaxing by the pool or on the picturesque beach. A wonderful stop as part of one of our touring holidays of Sri Lanka, guests will enjoy the elegantly appointed rooms and beachfront location.

    The journey and how you get there


    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with Sri Lankan London to Colombo return in economy, private car transfers, bed and breakfast based on two people sharing a double or twin room.

    Holiday prices

    Sample price is per person based on two people sharing a Type A double or twin room.
    From £1,550 for 7 nights.
    The price displayed here is a guide only for this hotel and each holiday price will be tailor-made at the time of booking to reflect the actual flight costs and all up-to-date special offers.

    Hotel code


    Our opinion

    Era Beach is a charming boutique hotel is a welcome new addition to the fashionable coastal strip at Thalpe, relaxing, intimate and handy for exploring Galle and the south coast.

    Hotel description

    Era Beach is a small boutique hotel located on a golden sand beach in Thalpe, a few miles to the east of historic Galle. Transformed by its owners with love and respect for Sri Lanka’s heritage, Era Beach offers pure relaxation and comfort with its 8 luxurious bedrooms, pool and tranquil garden facing the sea. Unwind on your hammock listening to the therapeutic sounds of the Indian Ocean and sip sundowners as you watch the sun setting on the sea.
    The hotel has two garden Pavilions, one providing a dining room with both covered and outdoor terrace, whilst the other has a relaxing bar/lounge ideal for pre-dinner aperitifs and tapas, a place to meet friends. A quirky blend of European and Asian cuisine is prepared by internationally trained chefs.The eight bedrooms at Era Beach have been tastefully designed by the owners with unique touches like the bespoke beds where the bedside tables are inside the mosquito net. They are all en-suite with stunning bathrooms. Four bedrooms are located on the first floor with a veranda and lovely views over the garden to the Indian Ocean, whilst the other four bedrooms are at ground level.


    Thalpe, near Galle

    Official star rating

    no rating

    Annual opening

    All year

    Distance from airport

    About 3 hours by car

    Closest airport


    Room types

    Number of rooms – 8
    Lobby Twin. En-suite bathroom.
    Lobby Suite. En-suite bathroom.
    Garden Suite. En-suite bathroom.
    Seaview Suite. En-suite bathroom.

    Hotel facilities and services

    Facilities at Era Beach Hotel include: Restaurant Pavilion, Bar/lounge Pavilion, Pool, Library, Computer with internet access

    Water sports

    Land sports

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Local to Era Beach Hotel are Galle Fort, Galle town for shops, markets, fishing harbour, Inland villages, Kottawe and Hiyare Nature Reserves, Koggala Lake, Samakanda organic farm (walks and rice & curry), Unuwatuna beach.
    Activities nearby include water sports at Unuwatuna, Whale watching trips from Mirissa and Surfing in Midigama

    Sports nearby


    Minimum stays

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