Article by HolidayHorizon.net
Those of you that have already been to the Southern coast of Sri Lanka would know the beauty of this coastal region that resembles a serene spot in heaven. Blue Waters Hotel located in Wadduwa is one of the most serene and tranquil of hotels in Sri Lanka. Fringed by an enormous coconut grove swaying towards the sea, Blue Waters is designed by the World renowned Sri Lankan architect, Jeffry Bawa as an architectural masterpiece. Linked with the element of water, the landscape and décor are completely linked up with various sources of water from pools, ponds, fountains, water ways and the sea. Blue Waters is a deluxe five star hotel with its own unique architecture and usage of a wide beach front and large spaces to establish the sense of uncluttered freedom and serenity which those looking for a calm and secluded holiday retreat would appreciate immensely.
Blue Waters As You Walk In and Around
When you enter the hotel and walk through a wide, hallway that is wide enough to be a hall in itself, you experience the main theme of uncluttered freedom and space conveyed by the architecture of the place. In the long canal like ponds running alongside the hallway swims carps of orange, black and white colors. The use of land in building this hotel is almost a splurge, considering that the hotel has only 100 rooms, compared with the large extent of beach front land in this property. But as you take a walk around the ground floor, the result of this ample space utilization comes to life. You will be surprised by many alcoves, nooks and corners of seclusion where one can simply tuck themselves away to enjoy a peaceful gaze at the Azure seas or lose themselves in an interesting book. Decorated tastefully with cultural artifacts and antiques, the rustic charm of this luxury hotel is doubly enhanced by the use of water surrounding the place. From a body of flowing shallow water over which foot stones are laid to cross over to the other side; to the vertical ponds, fountains and the majestic pool, water surrounds the place all over.
What’s Special at Blue Waters
Every hotel can boast of something unique and those who stay at Blue Waters will vouch for the breath taking sun set which is by far the most beautiful sun set you are bound to set your eyes on. As the sky turns hues of orange and red, the palms contrast over the backdrop, which is truly a picture perfect sunset. Setting sun is not the only special thing at Blue Waters. You will also be beguiled by one of the largest of pools in Asia. Food at the hotel too is a special focus. The buffets lavishly and guests can enjoy their meals in the open space verandahs as well as in the restaurants. The signature Spa at the hotel focuses on wellness and connecting with nature. Above all, you will enjoy the warmth and attentiveness of star class service of staff at this star class hotel.
Accommodation at Blue Waters offers a choice but from standard rooms to luxury suites, the amenities in rooms are world class. Tastefully decorated rooms and richly appointed bathrooms provide an ambiance of soft and pampered luxury to the occupant. The private balconies offer a magnificent view of the Indian Ocean and the surrounding coconut grove in which the hotel nestles. From satellite TV to coffee and tea making facilities and an array of refreshing spa products to pamper your bath time, the in room facilities at Blue Waters aims to please and make the guest’s stay as enjoyable as possible.
If it is a peaceful and mellow holiday you are looking for, then Blue Water’s calm and tranquil atmosphere will definitely serenade your senses. With wide spaces and secluded alcoves to hide away, room for romantic indulgences is aplenty too.