Citrus Hikkaduwa, offering guests a natural setting with tropical ocean breezes and an amazing view of the sunset over the Indian Ocean, is indeed a fine hotel to relax and enjoy the beauty of Hikkaduwa. Amaya brings out the cultural and architectural side of Sri Lanka and offers its guests a truly memorable Sri Lankan experience. From Golden sandy beaches to under water snorkeling, the hotel offers a vast array of modern day services and amenities.
Citrus Hikkaduwa is ideally located along the Hikkaduwa beach stretch which is approximately 100km south of the city of Colombo. Hikkaduwa is widely known among the locals and tourists for beach parties and fiestas the latest being the Hikkaduwa Beach Fest that is held annually attracting thousands of people. The area is filled with night life activities and the beach is always your neighbor. Travelers will encounter the southern culture while walking around town and can also visit the various cafes, bars hand made jewelery, local artwork and batiks.
Citrus Hikkaduwa offers 54 rooms which are comfortable and individually designed allowing guests to enjoy the natural beauty of Hikkaduwa. Each room is air-conditioned and features a private balcony or terrace with breathtaking views of the ocean. All of the rooms are well equipped to suit the travelers needs.
For fresh seafood with delectable flavours and a Sri Lankan touch, the Seaside Restaurant is a covered open-air restaurant that is located along the beach. Guests can enjoy a variety of Sri Lankan fish, curries, grilled lobster, tiger prawns as well as International cuisine. The hotel has its own bar in a quiet corner between the seaside restaurant and the main building with seating arrangements offered at the bar or at tables underneath the palm trees. A fine selection of cocktails, wines, shooters, beers as well as local coconut arrack is available for guests to enjoy.
Resort facilities also include a Swimming Pool, Ayurvedic Spa Treatments, Tennis Courts, Table Tennis, Beach Volleyball, Basketball, Badminton, Surfing, Water Polo, Boat Rides, Beach Rugby and various types of indoor games. Citrus Hikkaduwa also offers an ideal venue for banquets, meetings and corporate events. This conference hall is air-conditioned as the area covers 2,200 sq. ft. Other services include Room Service, Foreign Currency Exchange, Laundry Service, IDD Facilities and Safety Lockers.
Snorkeling excursions are arranged through Citrus Hikkaduwa as well as diving trips allowing guests to capture the underwater beauty that Hikkaduwa has to offer. Other Excursions that are available can be arranged via the hotel or you can simply walk about the Hikkaduwa town or also make a trip to the Martin Wickramasinghe Folk Museum in Koggala. Excursions include visits to the Galle City and Dutch Fort, Deep Sea Catamaran Fishing, Stilt Fishing at Ahangama, Train Tour to Matara, Moonstone Mine at Meetiyagoda, Turtle Hatchery in Kosgoda while for the more adventurous traveller a trip to the Sinharaja Rainforest, Madu Ganga Safari in Balapitaya or Watersports at Bentota would be ideal.