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Pigeon Island Beach Resort

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  • About this holiday

    Pigeon Island Beach Resort is nestled on a beautiful stretch of beach north of Trincomalee and is highly recommended to those seeking a tranquil setting and elegant accommodation. Try the water sports on the nearby beaches such as surfing and diving as well as whale watching in season. Guests will particularly enjoy the spacious rooms as well as the dining experience offered. Expressions Holidays recommends Pigeon Island Beach Resort for a relaxing stay as part of one of our touring itineraries.

    The journey and how you get there

    Complimentary

    Included in your holiday

    Expressions Holidays includes scheduled flights with Sri Lankan or British Airways London to Colombo return in economy, private car transfers, bed and breakfast based on two people sharing a double or twin room. Half board and full board are offered at a supplement.

    Holiday prices

    Sample price is per person based on two people sharing a Type A double or twin room.
    From £1,220 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

    EXH1181

    Our opinion

    A tranquil resort located on one of Sri Lanka’s finest beaches

    Hotel description

    Located on Nilaveli beach, Pigeon Island Beach Resort is north of Trincomalee, overlooking Pigeon Island. This is one of the finest beaches in Sri Lanka with wide stretches of sand and miles of clear shallow waters, where one can venture far out to sea. The long wide beaches offer surfing and scuba diving, in addition to fishing and whale-watching (in season).The 30 deluxe rooms and eight suites open on to the beach and convey an understated elegance. Each of the spacious rooms has private butler service and contains modern amenities such as televisions and tea and coffee making facilities. The suites have a separate dining and living area. The decor of the hotel is minimalistic, with a few pieces of curios such as old wooden door frames and a wooden elephant carving dating back to the Dutch period. The restaurant opens for breakfast, lunch and dinner, blending contemporary and classic, Eastern and Western cuisine and includes special seafood dishes. The bar serves a selection of drinks, cocktails and snacks. All this combines to provide a tranquil and fulfilling stay.

    Location

    Nilaveli

    Official star rating

    no rating

    Annual opening

    Distance from airport

    About 30 minutes from Trincomalee, about 7.5 hours from Colombo.

    Closest airport

    Room types

    Number of rooms 38 rooms and suites. All rooms have a shower and WC, IDD telephone, Satellite TV, air-conditioning, fan, mini fridge, tea and coffee making facilities and butler service.
    Deluxe Room
    Suite with separate living and dining area

    Hotel facilities and services

    Restaurant, bar, swimming pool, indoor and outdoor games, gym, Ayurvedic spa, water sports, business centre.

    Water sports

    Land sports

    Out and aboutnearby/local interest

    Local interest: Beaches, Pigeon Island, Trincomalee, lost city of Muttur, Delft, Dolphin and whale watching.
    Activities nearby: Snorkelling, diving, cultural visits, whale watching, fishing.

    Sports nearby

    Children

    Minimum stays

    Other information

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