The Blue Water, Wadduwa
Designed by world-renowned Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa, The Blue Water hotel offers 5 star accommodation amidst the coconut groves of Wadduwa, with a wide beachfront and breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. All 140 rooms (below left) and suites offer classic décor with rich contemporary Sri Lankan furnishing; each room has its own private balcony or terrace with a sea view and has air-conditioning, telephone, TV, Wi-fi, tea and coffee making facilities, minibar, bath and shower.
For dining, the 24-hour Seven Seas and the Admiral's Room offer excellent menus, whilst drinks can be taken at the Porthole Bar, the Clipper Bar or the Sunset Lounges.
World Discovery recommend the All-inclusive arrangements which feature buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner at the Admiral's Room, snacks, selected drinks, spirits, house wine by the glass, beer, soft drinks at the Seven Seas or Clipper Bars, tennis, squash, volleyball, use of the fitness centre and live entertainment.
The hotel has one of the largest swimming pools in Sri Lanka,a spa, hair and beauty salon, hotel gift shop, and a gem and jewellery shop.