Situated on what was once the Spice Route, this fantastic new Shangri-La resort seamlessly interweaves natural beauty, history, exoticism and modern-day comforts. Spanning 53 lush hectares of prime coastal real estate, the hotel is home to a lavish signature spa, an artisan village showcasing local crafts, and an 18-hole golf course. Hambantota also offers you easy access to such must-see local attractions as the Bundala and Yala National Parks, making it the perfect place to experience the very best of Sri Lanka’s landscapes, rich culture and unsurpassed hospitality.

Honeymoon resort information

Room Types

There are 274 tastefully appointed rooms at this 5 star Sri Lanka resort, including suites; all of the accommodation provides you with breathtaking views and is furnished using indigenous materials that complement the local surroundings.

  • Deluxe Garden

    Located on the ground floor, these tropical garden rooms offer wonderful views of the peaceful gardens from the spacious terrace offering direct access to the grounds. Each room features a spacious bedroom and bathroom with glass-enclosed shower, soaking tub and designer bath amenities. Amenities include satellite TV, mini-bar and coffee and tea facilities.
  • Premier Golf

    With stunning views of the golf course from the privacy if your balcony, these well appointed rooms offer the ultimate stay in luxury and style to unwind and relax. Each room features a spacious bedroom and bathroom with deep soaking tub and glass-enclosed shower, plus designer bath amenities. Amenities include satellite TV, mini-bar and coffee and tea facilities.
  • Premier Ocean Room

    Escape in your own oasis in these spacious rooms offer contemporary chic décor and state-of-the-art technology. Each room overlooks the glistening Indian Ocean from your balcony. The bathroom features a deep soaking tub, glass-enclosed shower and designer amenities. Amenities include satellite TV, mini-bar and coffee and tea facilities.
  • Premier Ocean Suite

    Expansive, chic and delightfully airy, these romantic abodes are ideal for couples on honeymoon or enjoying a sultry tropical getaway. Measuring a spacious 96sqm, each suite consists of a lavish bedroom, a gleaming contemporary bathroom, and separate dining and living rooms. A range of state-of-the-art technology enhances the comfort and convenience of your stay.

  • Specialty Suite

    With its ample proportions and abundant natural light, this resplendent suite forms an idyllic residence for discerning travelers. As well as a spacious master bedroom with 40-inch television there is also a well-appointed bathroom with waterproof TV, not to mention a tastefully furnished living area, powder room and pantry.
  • Janapathi Suite

    This majestic 240sqm suite is the most luxurious form of accommodation available at Shangri-La’s Hambantota. Step through the doors and you will discover an elegant master bedroom, living area and gleaming contemporary bathroom, not to mention your very own massage room, powder room and outdoor Jacuzzi for that extra dash of luxury.


The resort facilities at Hambantota are second to none. Honeymooners wanting to indulge in a blissful pampering are sure to relish a trip to CHI the Spa, the hotel’s signature wellness centre, which lies hidden away in a secluded corner of the resort. Here skilled therapists, ayurvedic doctors and nutritionists will tailor a bespoke wellness programme just for you, or you can simply enjoy an hour’s soothing massage, facial or body treatment to restore a delicious sense of relaxation and wellbeing.

Another wonderful way to unwind at the Hambantota is by teeing off at the Shangri-La’s Golf and Country Club, with its 18-hole par-70 course that includes the Sapphire Mine, the Dune Area and the Coconut Plantation.

Guests can also enjoy a charming cultural interlude and shopping opportunities at the resort’s Village, where you can watch skilled artisans at work, try out some hands-on guest activities, and come back later for a special meal complete with traditional martial arts performances and Sri Lankan music.


There are 2 world-class restaurants and 2 bars and lounges at Shangri-La’s Hambantota, guaranteed to whisk you away on unforgettable culinary journeys, packed with fresh and exotic flavours.
  • Bojunhala

    If you want to sample authentic Sri Lankan fare during your stay then this sophisticated eatery is the place for you. An elegantly furnished all-day dining venue, Bojunhala boasts interactive cooking stations guaranteed to appeal to adult guests, while younger visitors can enjoy custom children’s stations and activity-based meals.
  • Sera

    Sera is an enchanting restaurant with family-style seating which fosters a friendly communal atmosphere. The menu is suitably heart-warming, featuring a variety of comforting dishes from the streets of Malaysia, China, Singapore and Thailand, such as spicy som tam and stone-ground sambals. Pair your meal with a refreshing beverage, such as a glass of sangria, homemade iced tea, bubble tea or perhaps a freshly squeezed fruit juice.
  • Gimanhala Lounge

    Enjoy a fantastic selection of Cocktails or indulge in afternoon tea at Gimanhala Lounge as you take a seat overlooking the Indian Ocean.
  • Ulpatha club House & Bar

    Meaning watering hole in English, this is the place to unwind after a game of golf and where you can catch all the live sports.


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