About the Amaya Lake
Enter into a world reminiscent of days gone by with the distant sound of Raban. A blend of rich culture and heritage mixed with the luxurious comfort of a star class hotel. With Amaya Lake, Dambulla, you'll discover true Sri Lankan Hospitality and kingly treatment right from the start
Amaya Lake is situated 148 km north-east of Colombo and 72 km north of Kandy. It usually takes around 3 - 4 hours by road in car or van from the Bandaranayake International Airport.
Whether it's the mystical suite room that stretches over the Kandalama Lake with your own sitting area, plasma TV and King Sized bed, your very own butler service and all other modern amenities to the club lodges that take your fancy, Amaya Lake Dambulla can satisfy the god or the goddess in you. The nature lovers who love a little modern comfort will love the Eco friendly deluxe chalets that feature Satellite TV and other sensuous luxury amenities to enhance your relaxation and comfort. You could also choose from Club lodges and chalets with architect inspired d'cor, elegant furnishings with all modern luxury and Chalets
If you are more of the sporty kind then join in a game of Tennis or badminton. A cricket pitch. Volleyball court and Children's playground are also available. Inquire Amaya Lake reception for special games for children and other equipment for outdoor games. Wi-Fi access anywhere in the hotel web surfing by the pool or the shade of the forest.
However if you get bored with all facilities, you could always have a swim or go shopping in one of the souvenir shops in the Hotel.
Ayurveda and spa
Nearby, the Ayurvedic Spa and Wewe Kade Ayurvedic restaurant complement the indigenous experience. Entering the spa itself is a spiritual journey with 200 year old medicine that adorn the antique timber cupboard, Baskets of drying Ayurvedic herbs immersed in the sun or tucked away in the shade and the incense and oil lamps that burn by the statue of Sri Dhanvantari, the patron deity of Ayurveda.
Experience the in house aromatic steam rooms and steam baths then cool off with a soothing therapeutic milk bath or herbal oil bath. Experience the team of 20 skilled Ayurvedic specialist and physician who provide individualistic consultations before treatment such as the herbal oil body massages, facial treatments, reflexology, offered in seven treatment rooms.
You could also sign up for a 7 - 14 Rejuvenation programme during your stay or continue your treatment once you get back home by purchasing the ayurvedic oils and powders from the ayurvedic shop at a reasonable rate.
Amaya Lake is itself is an excursion and adventure of its own. You can get lost through the forests paths. Climb the tall trees. Venture into the tree house. Admire the lotus in the pond; hear the chatter of the village hotel staff goes about their daily routine of picking vegetables and milking the cows, giving you a truly Sri Lankan village experience and listen to the lonely flute player in the night guarding his crops.
Explore nature with a daytime jungle trek or elephant safari. A night safari to Minneriya or Kawudulla. Hike or mountain bike through the countryside. Enjoy a boat ride on the lake. Hop on a bullock cart to tour the local village area and observe birdlife alongside the river. Experience the beauty of nature in the many Nature trails around the hotel.