Best boutique and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka

We’ve discovered your new favourite boutique and luxury hotels in Sri Lanka. Read on to find your next south-east Asian adventure…

  1. Kandy, Sri Lanka

    Santani Wellness Resort & Spa

    Style

    Minimal distractions

    Setting

    Rainforests and paddy fields

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A one-hour massage each for two

    Price per night from (ex tax)$351.35

  2. Galle, Sri Lanka

    Fort Bazaar

    Style

    Keeping it cool

    Setting

    Within these fort walls

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A 15-minute head massage each for two

    Price per night from (ex tax)$319.00

  3. Colombo, Sri Lanka

    Wallawwa

    Style

    Lavish colonial pile

    Setting

    Nestled in Negombo

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A 10-minute head massage for two

    Price per night from (ex tax)$309.00

  4. Sigiriya, Sri Lanka

    Water Garden Sigiriya

    Style

    Water, water, everywhere

    Setting

    Sigiriya in sight

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A 15-minute head-and-neck massage each, once per stay

    Price per night from (ex tax)$290.91

  5. Lake Koggala, Sri Lanka

    Tri

    Style

    Intelligent design

    Setting

    Undiluted Lake Koggala

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A scenic tour of Koggala Lake

    Price per night from (ex tax)$233.33

  6. The Cultural Triangle, Sri Lanka

    Kalundewa Retreat

    Style

    Architectural eye-opener

    Setting

    Paddy fields and Kumbuk trees

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    For Smiths staying on the room-only rate, one breakfast for two; for Smiths staying on all other rates, one special set-menu dinner in the grounds

    Price per night from (ex tax)$209.28

  7. Gal Oya National Park, Sri Lanka

    Gal Oya Lodge

    Style

    Back-to-nature bungalows

    Setting

    Off-the-radar national park

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A guided discovery walk with the chief of the indigenous Vedda tribe, who will show you ancient hunting grounds and medicinal herb gardens

    Price per night from (ex tax)$226.15

  8. Kandy, Sri Lanka

    The Kandy House

    Style

    Chic mini-palazzo

    Setting

    Paradisical palms and paddies

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    One free cocktail a person

    Price per night from (ex tax)$236.00

  9. Balapitiya, Sri Lanka

    Kumu Beach

    Style

    Seaside serenity

    Setting

    Golden Balipitiya Beach

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A welcome cocktail each

    Price per night from (ex tax)$209.00

  10. Galle, Sri Lanka

    Why House

    Style

    Why, how lovely

    Setting

    Gorgeous Galle gardens

    Why book with us?

    Best-price guarantee

    Found your stay for less elsewhere? We'll match the price and give you a £50 voucher.

    Free Smith Extras on arrival

    From a bottle of champagne, to a spa treatment or a cookery class, you’ll get a little extra thank you with every booking

    Here for you 24/7

    Personal service from Smith24, our in-house travel specialists, 1 800 464 2040

    Anonymously reviewed

    Every hotel is reviewed by undercover tastemakers (and their partners)

    Smith Extra

    A tuk-tuk and driver at your disposal for five hours, or a day's babysitting

    Price per night from (ex tax)$184.19