The newest addition to the Hotel J brand, Hotel J Ambalangoda has officially opened its door to guests, offering one modern dorm room with 10 beds for lodging and 21 double rooms for those seeking more privacy.
Fifteen out of the 21 rooms comes with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. All double rooms include private balconies, air conditioning, electric power, telephone with IDD facility, bathroom with rain shower enclosure with hot and cold water, TV, free Wi-Fi, fan, safe-deposit box, and toiletries. Ultimate relaxation and rejuvenation are guaranteed with a high importance placed on the quality of mattress, superior bed linen and pillows for a perfect nights sleep.
Dining atCafé J, the brands signature restaurant, is an experience in itself as the well-curated menu includes local and international flair with a creative, modern twist. Guest can start their day with a smoky Shakshuka or fluffy pancakes with butter-crisped edges served with house-made salted caramel sauce or treacle. At Café J, traditional dishes are spiked with exotic local flavours, from Spaghetti carbonara with a hint of Sri Lankan peppers to curry leaf infused crusted chicken burger served with homemade sweet potato fries will make you wonder if you are actually holidaying on a budget.
Hotel J is an ideal destination for solo travellers who are keen to meet and socialise with other guests. Those interested in arts and culture, can organise a visit to the Ambalangoda Mask museum or participate in a lesson on mask carving and lace making followed by the Bawa trail to explore Geoffrey Bawas Lunuganga and Bevis Bawas Brief Garden. The more energetic will also have the opportunity to sign up for water sports activities in Bentota or whale watching and surfing in Mirissa.
Hotel J Ambalangoda is located 15km from the bustling Hikkaduwa town and 118 km from Colombo International Airport.