Exposed wood and stone as well as traditional concrete meld with Jack wood doors and windows preserved from the original building to bring this Arachchi (Sinhala: ආරච්චි) Gedara back to life. Mature coconuts, mango and other indigenous fruit trees add delicious slices of shade and offer us their fruit.
Linger in the infinity pool or watch the stars and fireflies light up the place like Christmas. The more adventurous can amble amongst original and restored colonial homes, visit the temples and sample the gastronomic offerings found nearby.
Popular beaches in Kabalana, Weligama and Midigama are within easy reach, while the location of some secret coves could be revealed.
Set just a short 20km drive away from the World Heritage site of Galle Fort, this estate set in over one acre of land welcomes you with her 4 rooms with en-suite bathrooms that can accommodate up to 10 guests. Whether you are seeking a quiet and private retreat or a place to gather with family and friends, The Mugatiya provides ample possibilities for both.
Guest rooms are arranged in 2 buildings separate from the old house dedicated to dining, living and more. There are still other inviting and intimate spaces for gathering in smaller groups or to be by yourself.
All four guest suites have air conditioning and ceiling fans, as well as rain showers and views on the property. Wi-Fi is available.
Enjoy a spa treatment or take a yoga class on-site, while surf lessons can be arranged.
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