About The Jaffna Heritage Hotel (LK15172600)
The Jaffna Heritage Hotel offers comfortable and well equipped accommodation units in the heart of Jaffna Town with access to many interesting sites in the peninsula. The hotel offers various room categories to choose from while they are all equipped with modern amenities. An exclusive vegetarian hotel, guests can savour the best in Jaffna vegetarian cuisine. The hotel also boasts of a pool while it is ideal for business travellers and tourists alike.
Making it the ideal base for tourists, business travellers and worshippers, the Jaffna Heritage Hotel is located within close proximity to the business town and also a few yards away from the Nallur Kandasamy Kovil. The distance from Colombo to Jaffna is about 396km while there are comfortable intercity buses running to and from Colombo on a daily basis. The ride usually takes about 10 - 12 hours from Colombo. However, you can hire a vehicle or rent out one from the International Airport as well.
The Jaffna Heritage Hotel comprises of 10 guestrooms in total while you can choose from 3 triple rooms, 6 double rooms and 1 twin bedroom. All guestrooms are well equipped and consist of air-conditioning, hot / cold water, telephone, LCD television with 52 local and international channels, tea/coffee making facilities, non-alcoholic mini bar and table water.
The Jaffna Heritage Hotel caters exclusively as a pure vegetarian hotel while guests are offered a wide variety of mouth-watering vegetarian cuisine prepared according to traditional Jaffna recipes which have been handed over throughout the years. The hotel also consists of a shrine room if guests require engaging in religious activities whilst staying over. High speed internet access is made available in the premises while for recreational purposes the hotel boasts of a small outdoor pool where you can enjoy a dip in warm weather.
After the end of the civil war, Jaffna has made so much progress in terms of relocating people and getting back on the routine lifestyle. There are remnants of the gruesome war which claimed many lives but there are also many places that you can visit. The Nallur Kandasamy Temple which is of walking distance is always a spectacular sight especially during festivities. Other places that you can visit include the Nagadeepa Temple, the Jaffna Market, the Jaffna Library, the Jaffna Fort and the Casuarina beach which is always breathtaking.