Marriott Hotels celebrate one year of success in Sri Lanka


August 2018| 32 views

Weligama Bay Marriott Resort and Spa, located along the Southern coast

Weligama Bay Marriott Resort and Spa, an iconic brand of Marriott International, proudly celebrated its first anniversary this year. Located along the Southern coastal belt of Sri Lanka, steering in a new era of luxury travel, centred to capture, create and inspire life’s most memorable journeys. The resort offers 198 beautifully-designed expansive rooms and suites, right in the heart of Weligama Bay – a charming seaside fishing village famous for surfing. The resort has become an icon that embodies a blend of warm service culture, quality facilities, spaces and experiences to delight today’s traveller.

Each unit of accommodation offers uncompromising views of the Indian Ocean and includes a King or Twin bed configuration, separate bath and shower, a 55-inch television, Wi-Fi and a balcony to enjoy the seascapes from. Guests are spoilt for choice with five food and beverage outlets at the resort; the all-day dining restaurant, Weligama Kitchen, The Big Fish restaurant, Tides, Mirissa Baking Company and the pool bar Surf’s Up. While the resort also boasts of not just one, but three outdoor swimming pools, overlooking vistas of the seaside; the beach is seamless with no barricades and the landscaped gardens denote a sense of tranquillity.

The property also caters to families, with a large interactive indoor kid’s activity centre. Further amenities include the Quan Spa as well as the well-equipped fitness centres.

“We are thrilled to celebrate our first anniversary, which represents a significant milestone for the hotel and the brand in a destination like Sri Lanka,” stated Elton Hurtis, General Manager, Weligama Bay Marriott Resort and Spa. He further added, “I couldn’t be more proud of the success that our hotel has experienced within just one year of operation. I am certainly more excited to see what the future holds”.