About this listing
The Lagoon Villa is situated in the famous Negombo lagoon. This extra large, super luxury villa with all the amenities you will ever want. Only 20 minutes from the airport and 45 minutes from Colombo City an ideal place for short or long stay.
This brand new property is approximately 5,000 square feet (450+ square meters) and is built on half an acre land on the lagoon (over 1,500 square meters). The Villa has ample space to entertain and sleep up to eight guests.
Wake up early to witness the gorgeous sunrise over of the lagoon filled with different coloured catamarans (fishing boats) returning from local catch. There are plenty of bird life too, competing with the fishermen. The views from the bedrooms, balcony and kitchen are all breathtaking – most of the areas of the property overlooks the lagoon.
The villa is spacious with different lounge settings. All with different seating arrangements and aimed at entertaining – ample space to chill out depending on your mood. If that is not enough there are plenty of outside relaxing areas overlooking the lagoon, the pool and the beautiful garden with tropical plants and foliage.
There are three large double bedrooms plus one four poster bed with a total sleeping capacity for 8 persons in comfort. All rooms are fully air conditioned. Each room has built in large wardrobes and dressing area (main ones) and has attached bathroom/toilet. All bathrooms have power shower with hot and cold water.
Swimming Pool with Summer House:
The Villa has a full size well maintained swimming pool – 5 feet deep across the full length. The pool is fully lit up with fiber optic lights at night. If you wish to relax between dips there is a full size summer house. Sun bathing is quiet natural with sun beds around the pool.
We will be delighted to accommodate any additional requirements you may have. Here's a summary of what is included.
Latest LCD flat panel TV with satellite receiver offering 100+ international channels. The villa is equipped with a DVD player/music systems to keep you entertained throughout the day.
The Villa comes with wireless high speed internet access all around the house and outside.
The Villa has a fully equipped island style kitchen overlooking the lagoon. This large 600 square feet (55 square meters) kitchen is big enough to entertain large groups who want to engage in the cooking.
Even if you opt for full board option this magnificent kitchen overlooking the lagoon is still yours. As we have separate kitchen and boarding for the chef and butler.
THINGS TO DO
The Villa is an ideal location for all. It is 10 minutes from the entertainment town of Negombo, 20 minutes from the airport and 45 minutes from the Colombo City and yet in a completely quiet and peaceful area. Ideal place to relax and catch that tan! Once you had enough of relaxing there is plenty to do in and around the house.
Being predominantly a Catholic Area, there are many very old charming Churches in Negombo Town and its suburbs. They are worth exploring.
The villa is provided with a field scope mounted on the balcony. From here you can watch all types of birds and get a close up on their fishing techniques.
There is something special to be said about the night life in Negombo, as there is a lot of fun and partying during nights, mainly along the beach front in the coastal belt where most famous hotels and guest houses are situated. Both tourists and locals get involved in various fun making and social activities to enjoy themselves, taking part in various events such as dancing, singing which make the evenings and nights full of fun, merry and enjoyment.
There are plenty of bars and cafés along the “beach road" with so much variety. We can provide transport to and from the night life area so that you are sure to get home safely after a night of partying!
The Negombo Town is quite large, consisting of many supermarkets, banks etc. where people can do bargain shopping.
Being enclosed by the sea and the lagoon seafood is very popular in this area. Local's daily diet is variety of delicious and fresh seafood – from fresh water fish to prawns to lobsters. You have the option to buy fresh prawns and crabs directly from the fishermen. Depending on the meal arrangement you have chosen you can either cook it yourself in the kitchen or on the BBQ or have it professionally prepared in the way you want. Our resident chef is an expert in seafood and can fuse some of the local and western flavours to give you that ultimate seafood experience.
You may hire the Villa on self-catering or full board basis. There is plenty of flexibility and you can mix and match what you want. Even with our self catering options you are always provided with support to ensure you never go hungry!
We provide a welcome pack with basic needs that will get you through the arrival. This ensures that you have the basics such as milk, tea, coffee, etc. for the first day.
Our in-house butler is there to get the shopping for you on a daily basis. You write down your shopping list from breads, vegetables, fish to beers and he will obtain them from the local fresh market and delivery it straight to the fridge or the baskets.
The large entertainment style kitchen is fully equipped with everything, such as a 4-burner gas cooker, full sized oven, microwave, toaster, cutlery, crockery, etc. There is also a professional Beef Master gas/coal fired BBQ unit large enough to cook for 10 guests.
With this option your food will be cooked and served with fresh food with whatever your taste buds may want. Being on the lagoon and sea there is plenty of fresh seafood often straight from the catch and prepared within hours. Everything is included and you can specify the menu you want – our internationally experienced chef can prepare Western, Eastern and of course our own local Asian menus. In order to give you the maximum privacy breakfast will not be prepared by the chef. But we will stock the fridge with all the breakfast items for you to serve yourself.
There are many eating houses and bars in and around the Villa for you to try out as well. The Jetwing Beach, Jetwing Sea, Jetwing Blue, Jetwing Lagoon and our sister hotel The Beach all suite Hotel, are among the many hotels situated around the Villa if you like to savour more variety!
The Lagoon Villa is situated 20 minutes from Sri Lanka's International Airport. It is located in a village called Thalahena which is 6 km from the famous Negombo Town. We offer airport pick up at USD 30, an airport drop USD 30. This is probably the most convenient and cost effective way to find us.
The villa is rented on EXCLUSIVE basis, ie whether there's 2 of you or 10 of you, you get the whole villa for yourself. This is our special offering giving our guests total privacy.
Interaction with Guests
The villa comes with its own Butler, pool boy, daily maintenance, etc. Basically you get the same service as a 5* hotel. Linen, towels, etc. are all provided.
The neighbourhood is very quiet and peaceful. The villa is surrounded by villas with expat owners living. Very safe and secure.
You can always get a bus from Negombo Main Bustand. But we recommend some private transport as places are very close by. Or you can always use the bicycles provided free of charge.
Other Things to Note
Not really except you are guaranteed a 5* experience with total peace and tranquility.
No smoking inside the villa but outside and balconies are allowed.
No pets please.