The Location

Tangalle is a seaside town on the southern coast of Sri Lanka. The 200 km drive from Colombo takes you around two and half hours via the southern expressway. From Tangalle Town drive along the Tissa Road passing the 200km post. 100 meters on you will find Kapuhenwela Road on your right. There are many signboards directing you to various hotels..... follow them and The Waves is right at the end of this road on the beach. [SEE MAP link to a map of how to get there] Apart from the palm fringed unspoilt beaches, there are many local attractions around Tangalle such as wildlife sanctuaries and places of historical interest. The Waves can also be reached from Mattala Rajapaksa International Airport which is 45 minutes away. See Things to Do

Accommodation and Facilities

The two acre property consists of natural vegetation and mangroves and the accommodation has been blended into these surroundings. The beach along the property is truly private where you would not see anyone around for miles and have complete privacy.

There are three chalets which have attached modern bathrooms with hot and cold water. The bedrooms (two of which are air conditioned) have private sit outs to relax and enjoy the ambience of the property. The common areas have sit outs and a dining area. Guests can have the option of dining in the main dining area or of being served their meals to their rooms or even to the beach.

Alongside the beach there is a jacccuzi where you can relax and watch the waves lapping at the shore…… For the adventurous, a kayaking trip can be arranged in the lagoon to view the bird life along the mangroves or just to take in the scenery.

The chalets accommodate a maximum of Seven people and the rooms can be booked individually or in its entirety.

The Team

You will find Saliya and Mahesh to be a diligent and courteous team catering to your every wish without intruding on your privacy. They are adept at creating a variety of tasty eastern and western menus to cater to any palate. Of course the specialty is fresh seafood which is available in abundance and reasonably priced. If you are so inclined they will set up an outdoor barbeque.