A hideaway for food connoisseurs to be inspired Chef’s Shack is a lodge for Chefs, Restaurateurs, Sommeliers, Wine Makers and other individuals in the food and beverage industry visiting the island. Fitted with a state of the art Hacker kitchen, Chef’s Shack provides a cocktail garden, wine cellar and two bedrooms. Bedrooms are equipped with bluetooth-enabled speakers, a Nespresso machine, safe, a mini bar and an attached bathroom with amenities. Uniquely, the mandatory booking fee is a bottle of champagne and one ingredient. Chefs are welcome to cook with owner renowned chef Dharshan Munidasa and are invited to share a recipe in the recipe book at Chef’s Shack. Inquiries can be made through their facebook page.
Located on Shady Grove Avenue in the heart of Colombo, Ellen’s Place combines classic and modern décor to deliver a serene, comfortable stay. Named after Ellen Senanayake, wife of the late F R Senanayake, a national hero involved in Sri Lanka’s independence movement, Ellen’s Place exudes the true essence of boutique luxury in the midst of the city. Located conveniently within the Colombo city limits, guests staying at Ellen’s Place can easily visit places of interest; whether exploring colonial buildings, walking along the coastline, finding a restaurant or shopping. The hotel is delicately furnished to create an atmosphere of grandeur and opulence. Ellen’s Place offers a choice of standard and deluxe rooms as well as a luxurious suite, providing blissful comforts and ample living space. These rooms are lavishly adorned to create a refined, stylish interior. All rooms are supplied with a myriad of amenities including a digital safe, mini fridge and tea or coffee making facilities. The suite offers the additional luxury of a jacuzzi. Dining at this boutique hotel is a unique gastronomic experience where a team of experts serves a range of Sri Lankan and international culinary delights. If you opt for an intimate and romantic dinner, private dining can be arranged. The swimming pool located underneath fragrant Araliya trees invites the guests to relax and unwind while sipping a choice of mocktails, juices, and snacks that are available at the pool bar.
With a tranquil and an attractive atmosphere, Ellen’s Place is ideal for a peaceful stay amidst the bustling city.
Set in Colombo, 2.1km from Asiri Surgical Hospital, Maniumpathy Hotel features air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi throughout the property. The resort has an outdoor pool and spa centre, and guests can enjoy a meal at the restaurant. Free private parking is available on site. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property. The resort also offers car hire. R Premadasa Stadium is 3 km from Maniumpathy Hotel, while U.S. Embassy is 3km away. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International Airport, 29km from the property.
Retreating behind the high walls, Tintagel lends itself to the discerning traveller seeking comfort, seclusion and exclusivity. Built in 1930, Tintagel has established itself as a top-notch boutique hotel in the prestigious residential area of Rosmead Place, since opening its doors in 2007. Enhanced with architecture that bespeaks conscientious preservation, this colonial style building has a palatial air outfitted with modern amenities and plush comforts. Tintagel’s discerning taste extends to the cuisine, serving fusion cuisine be it authentic Sri Lankan or Italian.
Located in Colombo, Mansion Square features free bikes and garden. Guests at the property can enjoy garden views in the rooms and access to a hot tub. The property offers a terrace, a 24-hour front desk, and free WiFi is available. All rooms at the guest house come with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a kitchen and a dining area. Mansion Square provides certain units that have a terrace, and the rooms have a kettle. The units include a private bathroom. You can play table tennis and darts at the accommodation, and the area is popular for cycling. Asiri Surgical Hospital is 6 km from Mansion Square. The nearest airport is Bandaranaike International Airport, 37 km from the property.