St. Sebastian's Road, Katukurunda ,
12000 Sri Lanka

Neighbourhood: Kalapuwa

tel.: +94 34 429 7700 tel.: +94 34 429 7700

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Nestled in an estuary, where the majestic Kalu Ganga meets the Indian Ocean, Avani Kalutara Resort blends authentic Sri Lankan culture and old colonial charm with contemporary design flair and all the ingredients that really matter for a quiet romantic holiday.

Avani Kalutara Resort is delighted to unveil a stunning new look. Enjoy our new contemporary vibe in the lobby, restaurants, bars and ballroom. Settle into stylish comfort in the sensational Avani Ocean View Pool Suites, Avani Ocean View Suites and Avani Deluxe Ocean View Rooms with tropical views over the Indian Ocean and the Kalu River. Welcome to paradise.


Avani Kalutara Resort is a certified ‘Safe and Secure’ Level 1 hotel. We look forward to welcoming you very soon. In the interests of protecting the health and safety of all our guests, please see our booking requirements below.

Travel Insurance

  • COVID-19 insurance cover for one month is required at USD 12 per person from People’s Insurance PLC, to be pre-purchased and charged by the hotel upon reservation.

PCR Tests

  • Guests must show evidence of a negative PCR test from an accredited laboratory taken 96 hours before boarding of flights.
  • PCR tests conducted during the stay period to be pre-paid to the hotel soon after reservation. The hotel Reservations Team will contact you with further information upon booking.
    • If a guest stays for 4 nights/ 5 days or less - payment for 1 PCR test is required
    • If the stay is more than 5 days yet less than 13 nights/ 14 days, payment for 2 PCR tests are required
    • If the stay is 14 days or more, payment for 3 PCR tests are required
    • Children under 12 years of age are exempted from PCR testing
    • Each PCR test costs USD 40 per person

      All PCR tests are performed in-hotel for your convenience by a private-sector laboratory approved by the Sri Lankan Ministry of Health

Transfers and Change of Dates

  • Transfers from international airports to the hotel, transfers between Level 1 hotels and transfers to places of interest / excursions are provided by the hotel and must be pre-booked.
  • Guests may change dates or change hotels (to any Minor Hotels hotels or resorts in Sri Lanka) up to 24 hours before arrival. This is valid for rates with part or full pre-payment, for stays completed before 20 December 2021 and is subject to availability.

Avani Kalutara Resort has implemented the "Avani Shield" initiative that carries out enhanced levels of sanitation and use Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approved disinfectants against COVID-19 throughout all public areas, including lobbies, reception, fitness centres, pool areas and guest rooms. Please click here for more information.

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  • Business Centre
  • Dining
  • Family
  • Island
  • Pool
  • Safari
  • Spa
  • Wifi

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