Babelena House is located in a quiet residential area just 10 minutes from the colourful town of Hikkaduwa. It is a 2 hour drive from the airport and in a good location to relax and visit other picturesque and historic sites around the island.
The house built, 4 years ago, has been specially designed to blend into the local surroundings, offering maximum comfort and security in an ecologically friendly way. A feature of which is the impressive high ceilings with through ventilation and ceiling fans that naturally creates a cool living space. Hot water is solar generated and pumped from our own well. All the bathrooms are beautifully tiled wet rooms with designer Italian fittings.
The high walled garden is maintained daily, so you can lay back and relax on a sunbed, enjoying the aroma of the beautiful tropical plants and watch monkeys run through the trees. There are a number of coconut and banana trees and depending on the time of year, you could have the chance to sample some. The spice garden offers all the different flavors available to pick, if you would like to make a traditional curry in the well equipped kitchen.
The house supports many of the local arts and crafts with different features such as wicker furniture, local artists paintings, sari bed spreads and pillow covers, wooden masks and candle holders.
The resort of Hikkaduwa has stunning palm beaches a great surf and an array of restaurants, bars and boutique shops. It's a family resort offering snorkeling, diving and jungle side walks. A compact and friendly seaside village with so much to offer.
If you would like an airport collection or transport to see more of the amazing island we would be happy to organize this for you.
We are looking forward to welcoming you to Babelena House and Hikkaduwa.
3 x luxury wet rooms
Solar heated hot water
Queen size beds with mosquito nets
4 x Sunbeds
Secure doors and windows with safety glass and eurolocks