Embark on an Exotic Escape to Sri Lanka
by and Tharushan Fernando
Why Sri Lanka is the ultimate Tourist Destination. A Journey Through Urban landscape,Beaches, the Hill Country, Jungles, and Wildlife Wonders
Hey there, wanderlust souls! Whether you're the type who's all about soaking in the local vibes or someone who loves a bit of posh pampering, The W15 Collection has got you covered. And with everyone buzzing about "Is it safe to travel to Sri Lanka right now?" or hunting down the ultimate "Sri Lanka travel itinerary," The W15 Collection is your go-to spot for all things cool and comfy.
Exploring the Island
Colombo: Not Just Another Capital
Colombo is the buzzing heart of Sri Lanka! Dive into its bustling streets like the famous Galle Face Green, explore historical treasures such as Independence Square, and gaze up at skyscraper views, including the iconic Lotus Tower.
Beach Bums and Surf Hunks
The southern coast of Sri Lanka is a paradise for wave riders and sun seekers. From the surfer's paradise of Mirissa and the iconic stilt fishermen of Weligama to the coral-rich waters of Hikkaduwa, the southern coastline is dotted with gems.
Hills, Thrills, and Chills
The central highlands of Sri Lanka are a dreamy escape. Discover the misty beauty of places like Hanthana and the serene Lake Gregory in Nuwara Eliya. Don't miss out on the breathtaking views from Adam's Peak, the lush tea plantations of Ella, and the mesmerising waterfalls like Ravana Falls.
For wildlife enthusiasts, Sri Lanka is a treasure trove. Yala National Park is famous for its elusive leopards, while Udawalawe is the place to be if you want to see herds of wild elephants. Then there's Wilpattu National Park, known for its unique "willus" (natural lakes) and diverse wildlife. Birdwatchers? Head to Kumana National Park. With such rich biodiversity, every safari ride feels like a new adventure.
The Experience Collection
Headquarters by W15
Nestled in the vibrant heart of Colombo, Headquarters by W15 isn't just another spot in the city; it's an experience. Picture this: panoramic city views, a blend of modern design with a touch of local flair, and a vibe that's unmistakably Colombo. But that's not all! Headquarters is also the city's hotspot for weekly events, from themed nights to live music sessions. And for those who love a good deal, their happy hours are legendary, offering the best concoctions at irresistible prices. Whether you're looking to sip on a cocktail inspired by local flavours, indulge in a culinary journey, or dance the night away, Headquarters by W15 has got you covered. It's where Colombo's pulse, spirit, and energy come alive, especially during their vibrant events and celebrations.
Perched on the edge of the Indian Ocean, W15 Weligama is a slice of paradise. Wake up to the sound of waves crashing, with the sun casting a golden hue over the ocean. Breakfast? Think fresh tropical fruits, local delicacies, and dishes that'll make you want to take out your camera before you dig in. But the excitement doesn't stop there. W15 Weligama is also known for its weekly events that bring together both locals and travellers. From beach parties to live DJ sets, there's always something happening. And let's not forget their happy hours, where you can sip on your favourite drinks as you watch the sun dip below the horizon. As the sun sets, the beachfront transforms not just with its natural beauty but also with its lively events, fire dancers, and a vibe that's hard to resist. W15 Weligama isn't just a stay; it's a story waiting to be lived, with chapters filled with events and celebrations.
Tucked away from the hustle and bustle, W15 Ahangama is your sanctuary of serenity. This boutique villa, with its minimalist design and lush surroundings, promises an escape like no other. Each room is crafted to offer panoramic views of the surroundings, be it the verdant gardens or the tranquil waters. The in-house spa is your go-to spot for some pampering, while the restaurant promises a culinary journey that's both local and global. Whether you're taking a dip in the infinity pool, enjoying a sunset cocktail, or simply lounging on your private balcony, W15 Ahangama is all about those quiet moments, those whispers of nature, and that feeling of absolute peace.
Coming Up in the Experience Collection
W15 Glenfall - Think waterfalls, tea estates, and all the nature vibes. W15 Glenfall in Nuwara Eliya is all about that and more.
W15 Ambuluwawa - Get ready for some jaw-dropping views and luxury like you've never seen before. And did we mention the iconic Ambuluwawa Tower?
The Luxury Collection
Nestled amidst the rolling tea plantations of Sri Lanka's central highlands, W15 Hanthana is a vintage bungalow that whispers tales of a bygone era. As you step through its doors, you're transported back in time, where the elegance of the British colonial period meets the lush beauty of Sri Lanka. The bungalow, with its wooden floors, high ceilings, and antique furnishings, exudes an old-world charm that's hard to resist. But don't be fooled by its historic allure; inside, you'll find all the modern amenities and comforts you'd expect from a luxury property. Whether you're sipping on a cup of freshly brewed Ceylon tea on the veranda, taking a stroll through the manicured gardens, or simply soaking in the panoramic views of the surrounding tea estates, W15 Hanthana promises an experience that's both nostalgic and luxurious.
W15 Lake Gregory
Perched on the hills of Nuwara Eliya, W15 Lake Gregory offers breathtaking views of the serene Lake Gregory. This luxury boutique property is a haven for those seeking a tranquil escape. The cool mountain air, the gentle ripples of the lake, and the distant chirping of birds create an ambience of pure relaxation. Each room is designed to offer unobstructed views of the lake, ensuring that nature's beauty is always within sight. The property boasts a range of amenities, from a spa that offers rejuvenating treatments to a gourmet restaurant that serves up local and international delicacies. Whether you're taking a boat ride on the lake, enjoying a picnic on its shores, or simply lounging by the fireplace with a book in hand, W15 Lake Gregory is all about slowing down, unwinding, and immersing yourself in the lap of nature and luxury.
To wrap it up, the W15 Collection is your ticket to the best of Sri Lanka. Whether you're exploring Colombo's streets, catching waves in Weligama, or just chilling in the hills, The W15 Collection promises a trip you won't forget.
So, pack those bags and let's go!
Tharushan FernandoContent Creator
Former journalist, copywriter, concept developer and digital media professional. Has been in the field of professional writing for over 10 years, with experience in a variety of industries, including advertising, content writing and news. He is currently working as the Group Content Writer for Steradian Capital Investments and W15 collection .
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