Ambepussa Hotels - The Ambepussa Heritage Rest House has been a popular tourist establishment since the British colonial era. Despite its renovation works, it still exhibits the major features of its original condition, transpiring the classical charm from the past. Having hosted some emblematic figures such as the Japanese Royal family, as well as the Thai Royal family, the Heritage Rest House assumes excellency as its main feature.
Being one the most ancient hotels of the Ceylon Hotels Corporation it presents the old fashioned Sri Lankan hospitality, together with modern services and amenities, among which are a lovely bar and restaurant with delicious traditional local dishes, a coffee shop, laundry services, a family room, 24 hour room service, a smoking area and airport transfer.
In this hotel you will be offered six well sized rooms with a modern design and harmonious environment. The orange shades of the room decoration enhance positive energies and warmth. Additionally, all the accommodations present a sofa seating area, TV with satellite channels, air conditioning, a writing desk and en suite bathrooms with free toiletries.
Places to visit
If you are an animal lover, the Elephant Orphanage in Pinnawela is the right place for you to visit. It shelters, nourishes and take care of wild Asian elephants. The ancient royal capital Kurunegala is also worth to visit, offering countless beautiful coconut plantations as well as rubber estates. Located at only one hour drive from Ambepussa, the capital city of Sri Lanka, Colombo, offers you many famous attractions to visit, such as the National Museum, the Fort or the Dehiwala Zoo.
The hotel garden,magnificently adorned with a hundred and fifty year old trees, invites you to relax and admire the astonishing natural beauty that surrounds the hotel. Consider a walk in one of the existing trails and be delighted with the beauty of the Sri Lankan countryside.