The Jungle Retreat, Hikkaduwa
The Jungle Retreat, Hikkaduwa is a beautiful self-contained studio apartment that is part of a home owned by a lovely Sri Lankan family. It is 2km inland from the coast and is west facing for gorgeous sunset views over paddy fields. Nightime is filled with the sounds of the surrounding jungle!
The apartment is accessed by a private staircase at the side of the owner's house and has two single beds with mosquito nets and a ceiling fan. A 4-poster double bed can easily be provided if requested in advance.
The spacious terrace has a large dining table, with seating for 6 people, and comfortable chairs to relax in.
The kitchenette comes complete with a fridge, cooker and kettle, which is ideal for preparing meals and there is a large en-suite shower room.
The apartment can accommodate 2 people and you can also choose to have meals prepared by the family, if you wish. Mahinda, the house owner, will happily arrange scooters, transport and local trips for you.
Hikkaduwa Area Information
Sri Lanka is a magical place of ancient Buddhist monuments, gorgeous beaches, lush green vegetation, clear blue skies, sunshine and friendly faces. The tropical beach cabana at Hikkaduwa is a great place to unwind, sample the local surfing and diving opportunities, and from where you can then start to explore this stunningly beautiful island.