Sun shining down over the pristine beach in Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa Tours and Travels

About Hikkaduwa

Hikkaduwa is a small coastal town situated in the south of Sri Lanka just 17km northwest of Galle. What was once a sleepy and unassuming fishing village is now a vibrant international tourist destination. Watersports are very popular and surfers flock from far and wide to take advantage of the year round warm waters and consistent swells. It is also the home to the annual National Championship of the Japanese Pro Surfers Association. Divers also enjoy the warm waters as well as the abundant tropical fish and large number of of ship wrecks. Some dive operators even offer day trips up to the wrecks of Galle for a great day out.

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Hikkaduwa Hotels

If you are planning a Hikkaduwa holiday, have a look at some of the accommodation that we recommend. 'Our Rating' indicates how we feel each property rates according to normal Western hotel standards. 'Local Rating' indicates how the property is categorised/rated locally:

Chaaya Tranz Hikkaduwa

Our Category: Superior   |   Regional Category: 4 Star Hotel

Named after the popular music genre that can be heard in and around Hikkaduwa, the Chaaya Tranz Resort reopened last year after being completely refurbished to a very high standard. Comfortable rooms are designed with recycled wood, polished tiled floors, and cane furniture. A number of interesting amenities are present including a cigar lounge, wine cellar and innovative art wall, where aspiring amateur artists can present their work. Perfectly located right on the beach in Hikkaduwa near the south west tip of Sri Lanka.

Citrus Hikkaduwa Hikkaduwa

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: 3 Star Hotel

Sat right on the beach, Citrus Hikkaduwa is a tastefully decorated comfortable hotel. Guest rooms are simple decorated with calming tones, all have a private balcony or terrace and classic en suite facilities. Meals and drinks are served at a number of restaurants including Lemon Fish and Summer Salt - the perfect place to grab a bite or relax with a refreshing beverage after a long day sun bathing! Located right on the beach in the charming town of Hikkaduwa.

Hikkaduwa Beach Hotel Hikkaduwa

Our Category: Standard   |   Regional Category: 3 Star Hotel

Hikkaduwa Beach Hotel offers spacious, clean and comfortable accommodation in a picturesque setting. All rooms are well furnished and have glorious sea views from their private balconies. The hotel also has a swimming pool and a restaurant offering a range of sumptuous Sri Lankan and international dishes. The accommodation is conveniently located right on the beach in Sri Lanka's tropical south just an hour and a half from Colombo.

Hikkaduwa Tailor made suggestions

Here are some of the recent tailor made itineraries we have created for our clients which include a visit to Hikkaduwa.

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Accommodation on Tour

For all our tours and tailor-made holidays we provide you with a clear categorisation of all hotels we use. The REGIONAL CATEGORY indicates the local rating of each hotel in each respective country. We have also rated each hotel using OUR CATEGORY, which will be in line with generally accepted western hotel grading standards.

Basic hotels and simple accommodation is a no frills option with an adventurous authentic feel.

Standard accommodation equates to a Western 3-star standard, always featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant.

Superior accommodation equates to a Western 4-star standard, featuring en-suite rooms and usually a restaurant and often a swimming pool and/or a fitness centre.

Deluxe accommodation equates to a Western 5-star standard, usually featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, excellent service and customer care.

Lavish accommodation equates to a Western 5-star plus standard - the creme de la creme. Featuring spacious, en-suite rooms, a restaurant, swimming pool and fitness centre and an array of amenities, this accommodation is a cut above the rest. Sheer opulence!

Tailored To Suit You OTG Independent
Tailored To Suit You

On this range you won’t be joining other travellers, but will be on your own private itinerary. Accommodation, pace of travel and the style of trip is tailored to your individual needs. From pre-priced packages available off the shelf to fully curated tailor-made holidays, this range also includes our selection of one-night stopovers, day-tours and short breaks.

The OTG Independent range gives you all the great service aspects of our Signature range with the flexibility to create a truly unique and bespoke holiday or adventure to a variety of destinations around the world.

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