Uga Bay, Passikudah
|Coconut Board Road, Passikudah, Batticaloa, Eastern, SRI LANKA.|
Description: Uga BayEnjoying a spectacular location, just footsteps from the pristine white sands of Pasikuda Bay, Uga Bay is a newly built luxury resort, set in an elegant, low-rise building. As part of Uga Escapes, with its outstanding reputation for exclusive comfort, excellent cuisine and top-class service, this fabulous property is an ideal destination for honeymooners, couples and families alike.
Consisting of just 46 carefully designed studios, suites and villas, all accommodation at Uga Bay offers breathtaking views of Pasikuda Bay. Perfect for relaxing stays in this beautiful, unspoilt region of eastern Sri Lanka, guests can sunbathe on the beach or lounge by the immense infinity pool. Those wishing for more active breaks are also spoilt for choice, with a fabulous choice of water sports, including snorkelling and scuba diving on some famous Second World War wrecks. Landmarks and attractions in the region include the Dutch Fort at Batticaloa, or ancient Polonnaruwa, with its giant Buddha statues and thirteenth-century ruins reminiscent of Angkor Wat.
Overlooking the infinity pool and the ocean, the restaurant at Uga Bay serves a delicious range of menus based on the finest fish and seafood, brought to shore by local, inshore fishermen. A range of unique private dining experiences are also available, at the poolside cabanas or barbecues, on the beach, or on the private balcony or terrace of the studios, suites and villas. Guests can also take advantage of the unique underground spa, with views of the ocean and a selection of Ayurvedic, Asian, or European style massage treatments.
Type of rooms: Uga BayBeach Studio:
Every room in this boutique hotel and resort in Passekudah has an ocean view, but the 22 Beach Studio rooms have beach access as well. All are on the ground floor and come with air conditioning, complimentary Wi-Fi, and a private terrace. They also offer little touches like a DVD player, Satellite TV, and a rain shower, along with all the amenities guest would expect, from a tea or coffee-maker and mini-bar to an in-room safe, and hair-dryer. One king-size bed. Studio Size 46 sq m.
Each of the 22 Ocean Studios are upstairs, to provide views from a higher vantage point. Each has a private balcony to enjoy the views across the lush palm fringed garden of Uga Bay. Wi-Fi access is complimentary, as is Satellite TV and a DVD player, and guests can also enjoy the small comforts like a rain shower, a tea or coffee-maker, mini-bar, in-room safe, and hair-dryer. These specious rooms, replete with views of tropical scenery add, to the spellbinding experiences offered at Uga Bay and are rarely matched by other hotels in Passekudah. One king-size bed. Studio size 46 sq m.
For a small intimate beach view suite in Sri Lanka, Uga Bay offers the Bay suite. With two bedrooms, a separate living area and a cantilevered open air plunge pool, this luxurious suite in Passikuda also offers breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. For guests looking for a romantic getaway or a family vacation, the Bay suite is the best choice among Passekudah Hotels. King-size beds.
The Beach Villa is a romantic two-storied private villa by the sea - a small private luxury beach hotel in Sri Lanka. With its own private open-air plunge pool and terrace, guests can enjoy unobstructed views of the Bay, as well as private access to the beach through a green oasis, complete with a natural pond. An intimate hideaway with spectacular ocean views and an outdoor bar, two bedrooms upstairs and a large living space with a dinning area on the ground floor. The Beach Villa offers the finest accommodation of all the East Coast hotels in Sri Lanka. One king size bed, twin beds.
Additional information: Uga Bay
Batticaloa Airport is served by a small number of regional flights.
Bandaranaike International Airport is 267 kms from the resort.
On-site parking is free. Guests are kindly requested to reserve parking before arrival.
Number of rooms: 44
Official category: 5 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 2013.
Languages spoken: English.Smoking policy: Non-smoking rooms.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard.
GPS Coordinates: 7° 55' 36.14'' N 81° 33' 41.04'' E
Nearest airport: Batticaloa Airport - 34,6km.