This is our selection of the best deluxe and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka. They have to be pretty special to get a place here, and we have superb rates for all of them. You might want to spend your entire holiday in luxury hotels, or upgrade one part – we can be as flexible as you need us to be.
A place to take the breath of the most hardened luxury holiday-maker: Aditya is a lovely small hotel on Sri Lanka's south-west coast.
Amangalla, Galle Fort
Amangalla is a characterful and seriously sophisticated hotel inside the UNESCO world heritage site of Galle Fort.
Total sensual luxury in a dazzling location on Sri Lanka's spectacular southern coastline.
Anantara Kalutara Resort, Kalutara
Indulge in quality food, service and facilities at this large resort set on the southwest coastline.
Anantara Peace Haven Resort, Tangalle
A large, luxurious resort situated on a secluded stretch of southern coastline.
Anilana Pasikuda, Pasikudah
A stylish hotel in a spectacular location on the headland of the famed Pasikudah Bay.
Chena Huts , Yala
The first luxury Safari Lodge set between Yala National Park and the ocean - great for wildlife and beach enthusiasts alike.
This stunning boutique hotel has bags of colonial charm, lovely decor and tranquil public areas.
Galle Fort Hotel, Galle Fort
One of the earlier transformations in the historic Dutch Fort, The Galle Fort Hotel has stood the test of time.
Kahanda Kanda, Inland from Galle
Blissfully relaxing boutique hotel hidden in the hills above Galle. Stylish, peaceful, wonderful food - what's not to like?
Kandalama is a luxury hotel in a spellbinding setting, an architectural tour de force from Geoffrey Bawa.
Le Grand, Galle Town
Modern spaces and rooms with views over Galle Fort and out to the ocean.
Mountbatten Bungalow , Kandy
This spacious tea plantation bungalow overlooks Kandy from on high, with colonial character and fantastic service.
River House, Balapitiya
Boutique hotel on the banks of the broad and sleepy Madhu Ganga with four suites, a river and a beautiful garden.
Santani Resort & Spa, Kandy
A luxury hideaway for guests to recharge and get in touch with their health and wellbeing.
Stone House , Kandy
A high-end boutique hotel just a few minutes from Kandy: extremely peaceful and decorated with fascinating sculptures.
Tea Trails, Hatton
Four luxuriously appointed bungalows situated around the beautiful Castlereagh reservoir amongst hill country scenery.
A revived tea planters bungalow offering personalised service and sweeping views over the surrounding plantations.
Contemporary luxury resort with a sustainable ethos in a truly beautiful natural setting.
Uga Residence, Colombo
A converted 19th century townhouse - now a gorgeous city boutique hotel - in the tropical townhouse style.
Ulagalla Resort, Anuradhapura
Contemporary style amidst a huge forest landscape - Ulagalla is one of the few truly boutique hotels in the 'Cultural Triangle'
Vil Uyana, Sigiriya
Super-luxury new eco-themed hotel near Sigiriya. Past meets present, eco meets contemporary - a stunning and unique creation.
Superb boutique hotel located close proximity to the airport
Water Garden , Sigiriya
A luxury hideaway surrounded by beautiful landscapes, lakes and streams. A fantastic all round hotel with lovely villas.