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Anantara Kalutara

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In a secluded beachfront setting along Sri Lanka's southwest coast, yet only an hour away from the excitement of the capital, the halal firendly Anantara Kalutara Resort a heavenly getaway among Kalutara hotels offers the best of both worlds – luxurious accommodation and inspirational experiences of the island's wild nature and rich culture. Relish easy access to a coastal paradise that inspires a sense of wanderlust. Experience the warmth of Sri Lankan hospitality and Anantara's signature service. Natural exclusivity reveals Indian Ocean and Kalu Ganga River views, as well as a private river and lagoon frontage. Feel charmed by the simplistic elegance and great craftsmanship of a unique resort inspired by the architectural vision of the late Geoffrey Bawa - Sri Lanka's most famous architect.

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Halal friendly features

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Alcohol Free Room

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Halal Dining Available

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No Casino

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No Nightclub

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Private Swimming Pool

What makes it special

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Amazing Spa

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Family Friendly

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Perfect for Honeymooners

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  • Where: St Sebastian Rd, Kalutara 12000, Sri Lanka
  • Check In: 3pm
  • Check Out: 11am
  • Distance from airport: 95 kms
  • Transfer time from airport: 90 minutes
  • Official star rating: Five star
  • Local taxes: Included in our rates
  • Accessible Rooms: Subject to availability
  • WiFi: Complimentary for in-house guests
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Premier Garden View Room
Approximate room size : 78 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 3 adults
A natural haven at our Kalutara hotel in Sri Lanka of soothing creams with a pop of colourful textiles. Wake up to fragrant-bloom mornings and enjoy a Nespresso on your balcony or terrace. Relax beneath the rain shower or soak in a terrazzo tub. Take in the sunset with a fresh fruit juice before sinking into soft-white linens for the night. 
Deluxe Lagoon View Room
Approximate room size : 78 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 3 adults
Tranquillity abounds with views stretching out over the placid lagoon. Spend quiet mornings on your private balcony curled up with an architectural magazine and cappuccino. Plan out your day’s adventures at your sunlit work desk - or while lazing in a terrazzo tub. Enjoy Anantara’s signature amenities amidst soothing design at one of the finest hotels in Kalutara, Sri Lanka.
Deluxe Poolside Room
Approximate room size : 80 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 3 adults
Sliding doors open from bedroom and bathroom to private terrace, and then a hop away lies the inviting swimming pool. Spend sunny days with sun and sea breezes at this Kalutara beach resort, before luxuriating in your sanctuary bathroom with an aromatic soak.
One Bedroom Presidential Pool Suite
Approximate room size : 123 sqm
Maximum occupancy : 3 adults
A one-of-a-kind suite experience amongst Kalutara resorts. Revel in spaces all yours – a master bedroom opening onto sun-kissed deck and private plunge pool. A cool living and dining area adorned with indigenous artwork and plush textiles. Indulge in dinner for two overlooking the lagoon, arranged by your Villa Host. 
Two Bedroom Pool Villa
Approximate room size : 228 sqm 
Maximum occupancy : 4 adults 2 children
Our largest villas are walled sanctuaries of indoor-outdoor spaces that open onto a central courtyard. Two ensuite bedrooms at either end offer privacy and serenity. Share sunny days together poolside, with refreshments and meals served by your Villa Host directly to sun loungers or either indoor or outdoor dining areas. Enjoy luxury amenities and impeccable service in your private pool villa in Sri Lanka.
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Fresh seafood is highlighted in traditional dishes at Acquolina. Share an antipasti platter and a bottle of wine by the pool as sun sets. Inside, enjoy a candlelit dinner of baked seabass with garlic, herbs and white wine, finishing with delightful cannoli. The wine cellar makes an ideal setting for an intimate meal among friends, or for two.
Spice Traders
An homage to Kalutara’s spice trading history, Spice Traders offers the best of Thai, Chinese and Indian cuisine. Taste your way across the region’s most beloved culinary cultures. Sweetness meets spice and zest, using the freshest herbs and ingredients. Enjoy the al fresco setting of the riverside sala, as we take you on an authentic journey full of artistry.
Start the day with a buffet breakfast of tropical fruits, freshly baked goods, and live cooking stations. Olu’s a la carte menu showcases international cuisine, traditional Sri Lankan favourites, and fresh local seafood. Join us for daily themed dinner buffets featuring Asian, European, Sri Lankan, Arab, seafood, Italian and barbecue specialities. 
Dining By Design
Enjoy a family picnic in tranquil gardens, with a spread of tapas or spicy Sri Lankan specialities. Celebrate with a sunset barbecue of the freshest seafood delivered that afternoon by local fishermen, grilled and served on the beach by your chef and butler. For romance unsurpassed, lead your loved one down a path lined by torches to a table for two facing the ocean.
Spice Spoons
Learn the secrets of spicy Sri Lankan cuisine, with its rich layers of Arab, Malay and Indian influences. Tour a colourful traditional market, picking up the freshest of ingredients. After a step-by-step tutorial with the chef, then savour the meal with family and friends, as well as the promise of more, with a Spice Spoons box of recipes to take home and master.
Resort Features
Geoffrey Bawa Library
Resort buggy and tuk-tuk service 
Main outdoor swimming pool with jacuzzi
Adult only swimming pool with jacuzzi
Spice Spoons cooking class
Anantara Spa
Aliya kids' club
Fitness club and yoga
Water sports centre