‘Theme Resorts & Spas’ launched ‘Kithala Resort’ on the 24th Apr 2015 as the latest addition to its collection of experiences. Situated in the Deep South of Sri Lanka, between Katharagama & Yala amongst the picturous paddy fields ‘Kithala Resort’ offers its guests the opportunity to experience the divinity of Katharagama & the wilderness of Yala; while enjoying the fresh breeze and the vast openness of the paddy fields.
Launched as ‘Kithala Resort’ the Sinhala equivalent for the Purple Coot (also known as the Purple Swamp Hen), the Resort embraces the freedom of the birds that flock to hotel’s back garden which in its self is a haven for many exotic as well as commonly known birds. Refurbished recently the resort consists of 40 rooms with individual balconies overlooking the breathtaking view of Paddy Fields. To be categorized a three star plus hotel, the resort enjoys over 70% occupancy and has received excellent customer feedback through social media platforms and Trip Advisor where it is ranked as the number 01 resort in its category. Theme Resorts will be adding value to Kithala Resort bringing it in par with the other resorts under the umbrella brand.
Formerly known as Priyankara Hotel the resort was acquired by veteran Travel Agent / Hotelier Mr. Chandra Wickramasinghe, Chairman / Managing Director and well experienced Hotelier Mr. Chamin Wickramasinghe, Director / CEO of Theme Resorts & Spas as the latest addition to their prestigious resort collection; Maalu Maalu Resort & Spa, Aliya Resort & Spa Sigiriya, Mountbatten Bungalow Kandy & Wild Trails Yala.