Underneath The Mango Tree - Beach and Spa Resort, Dikwella
Grand View Room
About Underneath The Mango Tree - Beach and Spa Resort, Dikwella
Underneath the Mango Tree Beach Spa Hotel is located in Dickwella which is a small coastal town in the Southern coast of Sri Lanka. The town is known for its beautiful sandy beaches that are protected by reefs, sand bars and headlands making it safe for swimming. The hotel is in an elevated position while most accommodation units offer guests gorgeous ocean views. All rooms, villas and the suite are charming yet adorned with fashionable furnishings and modern conveniences. The hotel also boasts of recreational facilities and an Ayurvedic and Wellness Spa which is the perfect addition to a beach side holiday.
Location of Underneath The Mango Tree - Beach and Spa Resort, Dikwella
Located in Dickwella with a 200 metre long private beach front dotted with coconut and mango trees, this hotel truly speaks for its name. Underneath the Mango Tree Beach Spa Hotel is located on an elevated land area overlooking the beautiful Southern coast and the Indian Ocean. The distance from Colombo to Dickwella is about 175km via the Southern Expressway while the route along the Galle road is slightly more. There are trains that run up to Matara which is about 23km away from the hotel. Taxis and car rentals can be easily booked at the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake.
Accommodation at Underneath The Mango Tree - Beach and Spa Resort, Dikwella
Underneath the Mango Tree Beach Spa Hotel boasts of 22 uniquely designed rooms and villas that are charming and well furnished to suite your holiday mood. You can choose from 13 double rooms, 7 villas, a Suite and also a Grand Villa. Standard facilities include air-conditioning with teal-wood panels, balcony, spacious bathroom with shower, bathtub and a separate outdoor shower with views, free Wi-Fi, internet radio with iPhone dock, telephone, hair dryer, bathing amenities, an assortment of fresh fruit, bottled water and also a free iPad upon request. Additional luxuries are included in the villas and suite.
Facilities at Underneath The Mango Tree - Beach and Spa Resort, Dikwella
Since the owners of the Underneath the Mango Tree Beach Spa Hotel are not locals, the food is a fusion of Sri Lankan, European and Austrian cuisine. From spicy Sri Lankan curries to the very traditional Fish and Chips to Austrian pastries, along with the freshest seafood from the daily catch and fresh fruits and vegetables from local farmers, the hotel takes you on a memorable gastronomic journey. The restaurant offers great views while the open structure consists of long communal tables indoors and intimates tables for 2 on the terrace. Cooking classes are conducted for guests to experience true Asian cuisine.
Underneath the Mango Tree Beach Spa Hotel in Dickwella is also well known for its Ayurveda and Wellness spa. Ayurvedic treatments and the Panchakarma programme are all tailor-made to suit each individual depending on their body structures and ailments. From multiple massages to herbal medicines and yoga exercises, these treatments will at least require two weeks to offer you full and total rejuvenation. Doctors and therapists are highly experienced. From classical massages to cosmetic treatments and also a day spa where you can enjoy a wonderful massage package from eliminating jet lag to back pains is located within the property. In addition to the various treatment rooms, the spa also boasts of relaxation areas as well as a 25 metre swimming pool.
Guests can also enjoy a range of activities at the hotel from playing a game of tennis to enjoying a movie at the in-house cinema. You can also enjoy a game of pool or rent out a game from the collection indoors.
If you are in the mood to discover the area, then you can rent out a bike from the hotel and explore the South. The hotel also provides you with surf lessons, equipment and even a trip to one of the best surf beaches of the island. Dickwella is also well known for the largest seated Buddha statue which is over 160 ft tall. You can also explore the bustling Dickwella market and maybe be lucky enough to catch a glimpse of the processions also called peraheras to celebrate famed Buddhist festivals such as Wesak, Poson and Esala. Mirissa which is of proximity to Dickwella is a fine coastal city to start your off shore Whale watching expedition during the high season.