Welcome to Sri Lanka and ATAPATTU WALAWWA…………

If the crass commercialization that defines modern hotels detracts from the authenticity of your event or your stay in Sri-Lanka, then we invite you to enjoy the rustic hospitality honed over centuries offered by AtapattuWalauwa. From the deliciously healthy village cuisine to the profound immersion into the serene grandeur of Sri-Lanka's past, you are sure to be liberated, for awhile at least, from the maddening monotony and bland homogeneity of modernity.

Located on the south coast of Sri Lanka, approximately 2 hrs drive from the islands main airport-the Bandaranaike International, and 90 mts from Colombo, is the 260 year old ATAPATTU WALAWWA, 5 mts walk to the city and 10 mts walk to the Galle fort, 15 mts in a took took to Unawatuna beach. Modern facilities and efficient services easily accessible to the itinerant businessman and vacationer.


Thoughtfully designed and furnished, all our rooms - are tastefully decorated with refined, yet comfortable furniture in warm, welcoming colors. We offer a wide selection of beds. The Guest Services, Room Amenities,/Classification and Rates constitute the following :-

Guest Services
Room Amenities
1)  Types of rooms
....a). Standard ....b) .Deluxe .... c)..Annexe
1) Explore how the Sri Lankans used bioclimatics to control tempreture. ...ceiling & pedestal fans available
2)  Same day laundry, dry cleaning and pressing services 2)  Hot and Cold Water
3)  Swimming Pool
     Business Centre – offers - photocopying, internet and WI – FI
     facilities Airport pick-up and drop
3)  En-suite bathrooms – all with bathtub, shower and hair dryer
4)  Communal TV- DVD’s and Recorded programmes on Si Lankan cultur
     and Buddhist philosophy available for a small fee
4)  Tea ,Coffee making facilities and Mini bar available
5)  Monthly cultural event wit a Traditional meal offered in the future
....( Will be notified)
5)  Courteous 12 hour Room Service
6)  Guided Tours of the Architecture and History of 260 years can be
     arranged for a fee depending on the numbers
6)  Extra beds and various housekeeping and personal items available on
      request for a minimal charge
7)  Data base of the Tree’s ,Plants and Herbs of the Atapattu Walawwa
     gardens , available to the residents and visitors to explore
7)  Three bed-room (with an on suite bathroom and a shared bathroom
      for the other two rooms) quiet Private Villa available for families
      in the premises.Architectural gem designed by the first female
      architect of Sri Lanka Minnette De Silva.
8)   Non-residents visitors will be charged  
9)  No photographs of the house can be taken without permission.
     Available to selected people for a fee
10)  Tours can be arranged on request   
11)  Tariffs available on request.   
  • It is a photographers paradise.
  • Taste the fruits from the tree when in season.
  • Conducted tour & the history of the premises upon request.
  • See the original manual (Pankka) fan, Mural of the Flags of the Kandyan court. (Only one Available in Sri Lanka).
  • Learn the technology of the house that was built 260 years ago.
  • You can also buy the books that reveals the technology of the builders of this house.
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