Avani Kalutara Resort

4* out of 5 stars

Blending Sri Lankan culture and colonial charm with contemporary flair the Avani Kalutara has all the ingredients you could ever want in a luxury resort. Nestled snugly between a tropical palm dotted beach and the Kalu Ganga River the resort provides a host of wonderful amenities to enjoy and fascinating sites to explore. Guests can indulge their holistic side with the weekly yoga classes held in the flourishing river-adjacent gardens or head to the water sports centre which will help get your toes wet with kayaking, canoeing, and sailing, all hosted by experienced instructors. Indoors you can retreat from the sun -soaked sand and indulge your cerebral side with a game of chess or backgammon while tennis, billiards, pool and darts are all available under the heat dodging roof. The Avani Kalutara also offers the perfect base from which to explore the area. Guests can visit the Kalutara Basket Centre which displays plenty of local basketry and craftsmanship or take a trip to Richmond Castle which is an expansive country house set in an 42-acre fruit garden town.



AVANI Courtyard View Room

Contemporary and stylish with a touch of Sri Lankan design, Standard Courtyard View Rooms at AVANI Kalutara are invitingly cosy. Sip your morning tea or coffee on the balcony or terrace, before stepping under the rain shower to get ready for a day in paradise. Come back for an afternoon snooze, or laze in bed and watch a movie with a mini bar snack and drink. Keeping in touch with friends and family back home is easy with free WiFi, and a comfy bed with the perfect room temperature promises a good night’s sleep, so you’ll wake up feeling totally refreshed.

AVANI Lagoon View Room

Enjoy ultimate comfort and extra space with the AVANI Deluxe Lagoon View Rooms. Start the day off with island breezes on the balcony. Play all your favourite tunes on surround sound. Wash off the salty ocean under the hot soothing rain shower. Slide into evening with ease, sipping mini bar drinks and marveling at the sunset. Everything you need to unwind and enjoy beach life to the fullest.

AVANI Ocean View Room

If you love exotic sunsets and homely comforts, a Ocean View Room at AVANI Kalutara is the ideal choice. Facing the Indian Ocean, your balcony or terrace is the perfect spot to watch beach life throughout the day and a magical sunset each night. Matching fresh design with creature comforts you can unwind in any way you like, whether you fancy quiet time, TV time, a skype call or email home.

AVANI Deluxe Lagoon View Room

Enjoy a refreshing stay in a Lagoon View Room at AVANI Kalutara. Take a seat outside on your balcony or terrace with a relaxing lagoon view and island breeze – perhaps a book and cool drink in hand. Sleep well in your comfy bedroom, designed in fresh modern style, and make the most of the details that matter. Help yourself to refreshments and surf the net or just snuggle up and watch TV.

AVANI Deluxe Ocean View Room

Awesome perks and more space awaits in the AVANI Deluxe Ocean View Rooms. Get treated to easy comforts, from a Nespresso machine with complimentary coffee and tea to AVANIFIT yoga mats and dumbbells and a Sony PlayStation upon your request. Wake up to sunrise reflecting on the water. Lounge on your own private balcony. Snuggle in after a sunny day with DVDs and surround sound. Slip into a cozy bathrobe or doll up for a night on the coast.

AVANI Ocean View Suite

Stay in a Avani Ocean View Suite at Avani Kalutara Resort. Put your feet up in the serene lounge. Sit outside to gaze at the waves. Savour all the benefits of space and tempting extras. After a lazy beach day or sightseeing trip, sink into a bubble bath, select your favourite mini bar drink, and hang out at your very own bar until dinner time.

AVANI Ocean View Pool Suite

Plenty of space, tempting upgrades and a dreamy ocean view make a Ocean View Pool Suite stay at AVANI Kalutara a real pleasure. Sit outside and watch the waves or put your feet up in the air conditioned lounge. After a lazy beach day or sightseeing trip, sink into a bubble bath, select your favourite mini bar drink, and hang out at your very own bar until it’s dinner time.


  • Accessible Rooms & Facilities
  • Air Conditioning
  • All Inclusive Option
  • Bars
  • Complimentary Shuttle Service to Malls
  • Half Board Dine-Around Option
  • Interconnecting Rooms
  • Kids Stay Free Places
  • Laundry Service
  • Public Beach
  • Restaurants
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV in rooms
  • Separate Kids Pool
  • Spa
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Teens Club
  • Walking Distance to Attractions
  • Waterpark
  • Wi-Fi



Food & Drink

Karadiya Bar

A cool new outdoor lounge where guests can sit back and enjoy a cocktail on one of the large hanging chairs. Indulge in beautiful sunsets with a unique menu and signature cocktails. The area also suites intimate private events.

Mangroves Restaurant

The resort’s all-day dining restaurant now accessible on the ground floor is completely revamped with new furnishing. Mangroves offers international theme nights, buffet and à la carte menus. Guests may enjoy meals al fresco overlooking the pool.

Miracle Dining

Our specialty dining experience ‘Miracle Dining’ is designed to surprise. Guests can enjoy the island’s seafood bounty and fine meats, cooked precisely to their liking by a private chef by the beach - or even by their suite.

Miridya Bar

The bar is refurbished with whitewashed, a tropical finish and features views of the lagoon. The new menu includes quick bites, signature local cocktails, international favourites and afternoon tea.

The Pantry

A brand new outlet - The Pantry offers grab-and-go artisan salads and sandwiches, cold-pressed juices and more. The Pantry is located on the ground floor in the Mangroves Restaurant.