Day Trips, Tours and Excursions from Mermaid Hotel & Club, Kalutara

Mermaid Hotel and Club is a three star luxury beachfront hotel located at the beach resort city of Kalutara, 36km south of Colombo. The hotel facing the golden sands, swept by the waves of surf of Indian Ocean, has coconut groves right behind it providing shelter and protection from the tropical sun and the wind. Mermaid Hotel and Club set up for sports and recreational activities being located in a block of land next to the main building, Mermaid Hotel retains its serenity unruffled by the play and activities at the club.

Location

The Mermaid Hotel & Club is located along the golden beaches of Kalutara and it found approximately 24 miles away from the commercial hub of Colombo. The drive from Colombo to the hotel is approximately 1 hour while the drive from the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake to Colombo is about 20 minutes via the E03 Expressway. Kalutara is also connected to the Southern railway line while you can enjoy a relaxing train journey along the coast. Taxis are available in Kalutara while the city is well known as a beach resort area.

Excursions

Kalutara which is a beach resort town attracts tourists on a regular basis. The town is well known for its golden beaches where you can spend all day long under the sun. Kalutara is well known for the Kalutara Bodiya which is venerated by throngs of devotees as well as the Gangatilaka Viharaya which consists of a three storey high dagoba. With time in hand you can make a visit to the Richmond Castle which was built in the late 1800's on a 42 acre fruit garden estate. A two storey mansion, it had been designed by a London architect and has depicted an Indian Maharaja's palace.