Marriott Resort & Spa
Time Out says
The Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa is infused with contemporary Sri Lankan-style decor featuring a blend of soothing earthy tones inspired from the island.
Located approximately two-hours drive away from Colombo, the resort offers 198 sea-facing rooms, each featuring a bath tub, 55-inch LCD screen TV, mini bar, in-room safe, spacious day bed and a private balcony. The Suites are spacious with added luxury including a private dining area.
Soak in the sun or splash away on the soft sands adjoining the hotel or at the three out- door swimming pools including the children’s pool. It is also close to the popular Unawatuna and Mirissa beaches. The Kids Club, from 8am to 10pm, is a great place for young guests to be entertained for hours.
Dining at Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa is an elaborate and multi-sensory affair. The all-day dining restaurant, Weligama Kitchen, serves a distinct cuisine with an interactive live kitchen and chic interior with rustic accents that add to the experience. From 6.30am to 11pm (12-midnight on weekends), chefs bring the very best of the world, with a wide selection from
Sri Lankan, Indian, Tuscan and Hong Kong-Chinese specialties. Discover a world of gourmet flavour at The Big Fish, the hotel’s specialty seafood restau- rant. Serving the freshest catch of the day, the restaurant thrives on theatrics with chef hosted tables and a live grill from 7pm to 11pm everyday (12-midnight on weekends). Located in the Lobby (Great Room), Tides is the Lobby Lounge, which transitions from a coffee and pastry focus during the day to a bar in the evening. It’s open from 11am to midnight (1am on weekends). Enjoy refreshing cocktails at Surfs Up, the bar by the pool, which also serves Asian and Western nibbles. While guests are served by the pool from 11am to 6pm, they can relish beverages by the beach from 6pm to 11pm (12-midnight on weekends).
Serving fine coffee, specialty drinks as well as freshly-baked desserts and snacks, the Mirissa Baking Company has a cosmopolitan ambience. Open from 11am to 11pm, it is the ideal place to grab a quick bite. Guests can also avail themselves to the 24-hour in-room dining service.
The Quan Spa is the perfect place to rejuvenate the senses and ease the mind. Choose from a range of wellness therapies enriched with specific aroma therapy oils, herbal teas and soothing music. The spa has five treatment rooms including a couples’ therapy room. Guests can also burn those extra calories at the resort’s well-equipped fitness centre.
The resort also helps organise and host memorable occasions. The lavish Pearl Ballroom is the place to host the wedding of your dream or any corporate event. Spacious and pillar-free, the ballroom accommodates up to 400 guests banquet-style or 500 theatre style. It is equipped with motorized screens and advanced AV equipment. Sea, Sand & Coral are the hotel’s elegant meeting rooms.
Experience coastal bliss, eat to your heart’s content at the lavish Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner Buffets and discover true luxury in a paradise island during the April holidays.