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Buckingham Place,


Price From : US $ 229.00


Buckingham Place is an utterly peaceful holiday choice. This stylish eleven-room hotel is contemporary in design with tasteful interiors and serves sumptuous Sri Lankan and international fusion cuisine prepared with fresh seafood purchased from the local fisherman and vegetables from the village home gardens. Buckingham Place is ideal for those wishing to relax and unwind amidst tranquil surroundings. Children seven years and above are welcome here. Buckingham Place does much to benefit the Rekawa village and supports the valuable Turtle Conservation Project located nearby.


11 spacious double rooms and suites are scattered on the hillock overlooking Rekawa Lagoon. Suites are more spacious than the rooms. Interiors are designed with polished cement floors and large glass windows that open out to a private veranda or balcony with lagoon views. Colourful local art adorns the walls and the interiors are furnished with a king-sized bed dressed in fine white linen, lounge chairs, wardrobe and work desk. In-room facilities include a/c, telephone, mini-fridge and Wi-Fi. Ensuite bathrooms have bathtubs and h/w rain showers. Some of the bedrooms and suites have satellite TV. Additional bedding for children is provided at an extra charge. One suite is located at ground level and has a bathroom with commode aids, sink at lower level and larger doorways, making it suitable for those with mobility difficulties. There is also an extra single room in this suite for an accompanying caregiver.


  • Swimming pool
  • Bicycle hire
  • Beach access
  • Cable TV
  • Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Licensed bar
  • Room service
  • Wheelchair access
  • Child friendly
  • Eco friendly

The open-air restaurant serves Sri Lankan rice and curry and a mix of international fusion cuisine, which can also be served in the privacy of your balcony or veranda. The chef will be happy to turn out something special for children. A range of alcoholic beverages are on offer here. There is a swimming pool in the front gardens, several canoes for exploring the lagoon and bicycles for visiting the nearby village. The Indian Ocean beaches are short stroll away and safe swimming is possible in the rock pool nearby during the season (December to April). The stretch of beach fronting the property is not safe for swimming due to strong currents. Guests are welcome to participate in the village development projects conducted by Buckingham Place.

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Buckingham Place is an appealing boutique hotel on a five-acre estate between the deserted beaches of Rekawa, where marine turtles come ashore to nest, and the tranquil Rekawa Lagoon. Rekawa is in a little-explored part of the south, east of the coastal town of Tangalle. The journey from Colombo’s international airport will take about 3.5 hours, or avoid road travel and take a half hour sea plane from Colombo to Dickwella, which is just a 30 minute drive from the hotel.


14/12/2017 - 15/12/2017 BB $ 229 $ 229 $ 229 NA
16/12/2017 - 24/12/2017 BB $ 279 $ 279 $ 279 NA
25/12/2017 - 25/12/2017 BB $ 516 $ 516 $ 516 NA
26/12/2017 - 30/12/2017 BB $ 279 $ 279 $ 279 NA
31/12/2017 - 31/12/2017 BB $ 516 $ 516 $ 516 NA
01/01/2018 - 10/01/2018 BB $ 279 $ 279 $ 279 NA
11/01/2018 - 05/05/2018 BB $ 259 $ 259 $ 259 NA
06/05/2018 - 31/07/2018 BB $ 229 $ 229 $ 229 NA
01/08/2018 - 15/12/2018 BB $ 259 $ 259 $ 259 NA

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Reviews & Customer Feedback

Mar 11, 2017 : All very good.
Aug 20, 2016 : Great substitute for Kithala Resort.
Apr 30, 2015 : Outstanding

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