Wildlife enthusiasts will be particularly taken by Kithala Resort, which has a restful location close to the Tissmaharama tank. From your private balcony, relax on colonial-style cane chairs and watch an array of birds in the nearby rice fields, as well as the timeless rituals of paddy farming. Kithala’s facilities will ensure that nature lovers will find no longer have to forego home comforts. This unpretentious, yet friendly and well-maintained hotel was refurbished in 2013. Families with children are welcome.