Nestled away from the daily rush of Weligama, a lazy fishing village situated by a large natural bay shielded by a shallow coral reef in Southern Sri Lanka, lies Twenty Two Weligambay, a Luxury Boutique Hotel overlooking the Weligama Bay. Whether you are looking for a peaceful hideaway or action and adventure Twenty Two Weligambay is the ideal beach getaway with golden beaches, beautiful sunsets along with delightfully warm and clear waters
At Twenty Two Weligambay you will discover the best of the both world with luxurious rooms overlooking the endless oceans and the rural view of the country...
More of a temporary board for non-venomous, mildly venomous and highly venomous snakes caught from the area than a fully-fledged snake farm which breeds snakes, Snake Farm is a small conservatory cum an Ayurveda treatment centre for snake poisoning operated by a father and son duo, who have had generations of experience in handling reptiles, especially the ones that can kill you in a whole number of excruciating and exciting ways.
Sri Lanka is one of the few places in the world where elephants, the giants of the land roam next to the whales, giants of the ocean. With no land mass to fill the void between the Southern Sri Lanka and South polar of the earth, a large number of Cetaceans or marine mammals including whales, dolphins, and porpoises roam the ocean around the country.
Voted among the best beaches in the world, the 2 km long golden sandy stretch that lies between Weligama and Mirissa also leads to shallow reefs that are made for snorkelling and undersea rock formations that house a large number of marine life and are treasure troves for scuba divers.
With a coastline that is 1340 km long and territorial waters that expand up to 21,500 sq. km, Sri Lanka enjoys an enviable position in the Indian Ocean when it comes to fishing. With shores of large fish species including Giant Trevally GT, Dogtooth Tuna, Marlin, sailfish, yellowfin tuna, Spanish mackerel and Wahoo living in multitudes in the Sri Lankan continental shelf and beyond, the country is a natural hunting ground for sea anglers around the world.
Sri Lanka, the land of pristine beaches, stunning landscapes, situated along the 1340 km stretch of its coastline, provides immense potential for an aspiring traveller to explore it whether by land or sea with no loss of breath-taking scenes, wildlife and adventure.
Weligama, a lazy fishing village situated by a large natural bay shielded by a shallow coral reef in Southern Sri Lanka is a scene taken out of a beach lover’s dream. Naturally shielded from the rough winds and bad weather, Weligama is conveniently located close to everything that is wonderful about Southern Sri Lanka including golden beaches, fresh-seafood markets, surfing and diving locations as well as exotic shopping and dining experiences and Sri Lanka’s wildlife parks and cultural hubs.
Train: 155 km, 1 h 45min
Bus: 158 km via Galle Rd, 3 h 15min
Taxi: 150 km via Highway, 2 h 20 min Drive
* Starting from Colombo, End at Weligama
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View from the Ocean Suite
Discover the perfect view of the Weligama Bay from the Ocean Suite of the Twenty - Two Weligambay