Shinagawa Beach by Asia Leisure, Balapitiya
About Shinagawa Beach, Balapitiya
Located along the south western coast of Sri Lanka, in the quiet area of Balapitiya, Shinagawa Beach offers guests a blend of sophistication, luxury, charm and peacefulness. The property which overlooks the Indian Ocean consists of Deluxe rooms and suites while they are all well equipped with modern features and stylish interiors. The hotel offers the perfect concoction of International and local cuisine while the exotic fruit cocktails should not be missed. Guests can enjoy a dip in the onsite pool, a quiet walk along the beach or explore the coast with time in hand.
Location of Shinagawa Beach, Balapitiya
The Shinagawa Beach Hotel offers you an experience of luxurious charm and serenity along the beautiful and unspoilt beaches of Balapitiya. The town is located along the renowned South-Western coastal belt of Sri Lanka which is about 80km away from the commercial capital of Colombo. Balapitiya is also known as the nearest town to the Maduganga River which is a famous tourist attraction and massive eco system. The drive from Colombo takes about 2 hours while there are private and public transportation options. The Southern railway also runs through the town.
Accommodation at Shinagawa Beach, Balapitiya
With gorgeous views and the sounds of the ocean, the Shinagawa Beach Hotel in Balapitiya boasts of luxurious and stylish accommodation units with contemporary interiors and features. The hotel consists of deluxe rooms and suites while guests can enjoy their very own butler services. Both room categories consist of private balconies and luxurious yet charming furnishings. Standard amenities include in-room dining facilities, complimentary Wi-Fi, LED screen television, mini bar, electronic safe, tea/coffee making facilities, en-suite bathroom, superior quality bath amenities and IPTV interaction system for the guests convenience.
Facilities at Shinagawa Beach, Balapitiya
Shinagawa Beachh in Balapitiya is the perfect destination for a quiet holiday by a picturesque stretch of beach. The restaurant and bar are located on either side of the pool. 'Salt' which is the hotel’s restaurant offer you the latest food trends from around the world. From the hotel's signature dish, the rock salt marinated Shinagawa grilled lobster to local rice and exotic curries will truly tickle your taste buds. The extensive wine list at the restaurant is second to none with wines from many regions from around the world available for you to try out.
'Crimson' which is the bar of the hotel offers you a menu with some of the finest cocktails that you can enjoy whilst watching the sun go down over the horizon. The hotel also offers guests an intimate dining experience by the rock pool located in the secluded beach. You can enjoy a breakfast picnic or a candle lit dinner while listening to the sounds of the waves splashing by.
For complete rejuvenation of mind and body, the Shinagawa Beach Spa offers you a blend of treatments. From ancient Ayurvedic rituals to pedicures, you can experience complete bliss by a group of trained therapists. You can also enjoy a dip in the pool or enjoy a snack while relaxing in one of the loungers. Guests can also stay active and healthy at the gymnasium which consists of modern equipment, enjoy some beach volleyball or maybe enjoy a game of table tennis. For guests who prefer to stay outdoors, there are videos on demand and a number of board games. You can also enjoy services that are provided by expert nannies to take care of your kids while you enjoy a quiet stroll along the beach.
Excursions and Day Tours from Shinagawa Beach, Balapitiya
Balapitiya can be explored easily while it offers the setting of a typical local village. There are temples and the town area that you can explore while the coastline is endless. Water sports such as scuba diving, snuba (a cross between scuba diving and snorkelling), jet skiing, kayaking, towable rides, wake boarding etc can be enjoyed along the coast. Another excursion that you can enjoy is a river safari along the Madhu River which consists of massive mangrove forests and many islands in between. Other places of interest include the Kosgoda Sea Turtle Conservation project, the Karandeniya Galagoda Viharaya, the Ambalangoda Mask Factory and Museum, Lunuganga - the country home of architect Geoffrey Bawa, Kande Viharaya, Moonstone Mines in Meetiyagoda and Galle. If you are in for adventure then a Whale Watching trip to Mirissa is ideal.