Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa is the first hotel in Sri Lanka of the globally renowned American hotel chain – Marriott International. The hotel offers luxurious accommodation in 198 rooms with views of the Weligama Bay across 11 floors. There are four restaurants and access to world-class facilities including a spa specializing in Thai treatments.
The 198 rooms are split into seven categories: 76 Ocean View Rooms, 57 Luxe Ocean View Rooms, 55 Ocean Vista Rooms, 4 Superior Ocean Suites, 3 Luxe Ocean Suites, 2 Ocean Vista Suites and one Presidential Suite. The first three categories have king rooms as well as twin rooms and 40 interconnecting rooms across all categories. The hotel also has a dedicated wheelchair accessible room for each floor.
All rooms are air-conditioned, well-appointed with stylish furnishing and LED TV, a private balcony with views of the bay and ensuite bathroom with walk-in shower and bathtub. All rooms Wi-Fi and are furnished with a mini bar, tea and coffee making facilities, safe and have the option of accommodating an extra bed.
In terms culinary options, Weligama Bay Marriott Resort has five restaurants – Weligama Kitchen, their all-day dining restaurant, Big Fish Sea Food Restaurant (a chef hosted restaurant emphasising freshly caught seafood), Tides, the Pool bar and Mirissa Baking company.
For leisure and recreation activities, the hotel offers three pools – a lap pool, a kid’s pool and a relaxation pool, a fully equipped gym and a spa specialising in Thai treatments. They also have a kid’s club. In addition, the hotel also has four banquet rooms, a roof top area and the pool lawn for meetings and events.
Why we like it
Marriott 5-star predictability at one end of Weligama Bay will suit those looking for the comfort of a corporate brand name
Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa dominates one end of this much-loved south coast bay. It offers luxury accommodation complimented with stunning views of the surrounding area. This five-star hotel is situated 45 minutes from Galle and 2.5hrs from the Colombo Airport.