ABOUT Chaarya Resort & Spa

Chaarya Resort & Spa, Tissamaharama with natural parks and wild life sanctuaries within close proximity, is located in Tissamaharama closer to the Sacred city of Kataragama where locals gather in hundreds. This hotel offers a comfortable setting with a range of services and activities for a memorable holiday in Sri Lanka's Southern region. Facilities include a swimming pool, a restaurant and conference hall while the deluxe rooms are adorned with modern amenities.


Located in the Southern province of Sri Lanka, Chaarya Resort & Spa in Tissamaharama is ideal for those who seek peace and relaxation with a touch of adventure. With many Wildlife and nature reserves in the vicinity of the hotel, guests can always enjoy a safari or a trek with a guide enjoying nature at its best. The hotel provides simple and charming accommodation options while the restaurant offers a variety of cuisines. You can also experience Ayurvedic treatment therapies while enjoy lazy swims in the outdoor pool.


Located en-route to the sacred city of Kataragama that attracts many pilgrims annually, Chaarya Resort & Spa is found in the quaint town of Tissamaharama. The distance from Colombo is approximately 235 km while travellers can leisurely take up the Southern motorway or enter the region via the central province. The hotel is a mere 3o minutes away from Kataragama and the Yala National Park.


Chaarya Resort & Spa is a charming yet comfortable hotel that is nestled amidst well manicured gardens. The hotel consists of a number of 20 deluxe rooms with en-suite bathrooms, air-conditioning, LCD televisions with satellite access, tea/coffee making facilities, hot and cold water and direct dialling facilities. 24 hour room service is also available for your convenience while all rooms include a veranda that opens up to the vast expanse of the hotel gardens.


The restaurant is spacious while the chefs at Chaarya Resort & Spa serve you a range of delectable cuisine including traditional Sri Lankan, Western and Oriental dishes. The highest quality produce is used in the restaurant while the bar is well stocked with a variety of beverages. You can also enjoy a relaxing swim and sip cocktails from the pool bar. Chaarya Resort & Spa also boasts of an Ayurveda Therapy Centre where highly trained and experienced therapists offer you various wellness therapies. The centre is located amidst the lush gardens of the hotel. The staff is always very attentive to your requirements while other hotel facilities include a conference room that can accommodate up to 50 guests, internet facilities and a doctor on call.


There are many excursions that you can enjoy while you spend time at Chaarya Resort & Spa in Tissamaharama. The sacred city of Kataragama, the Kirivehera as well as the trek to the Vedasitikanda are quite important to the religious minded traveller. If you are the adventurous type, then safaris to the Yala National Park, the Udawalawe Nature Reserve and the Bundala Nature Reserve would be ideal. There are altogether 6 National parks and 3 wildlife reserves within the proximity of Yala.

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The restaurant does do justice to its large space, serving a delectable range of traditional Sri Lankan, Oriental and Western dishes that would leave you wanting more.& The hotel sources fresh vegetables and fruits (including organically grown produce), as well as fish and red meats for its dishes, from close by villages to ensure you of their high quality and freshness. Its well stocked bar served by friendly barmen is a place to relax, and sip your choice of beverage. Why not make friends and set your spirit free at the pool bar or on the lawn? Offering you a choice of location for your thirst-quencher, the hotel caters to providing you with a memorable holiday.<br>
Yala is one of the 70 Important Bird Areas (IBAs) in Sri Lanka. Yala harbours 215 bird species including six endemic species of Sri Lanka.