Villa 98 | Koggala lake villa in Sri Lanka | 4 Bedrooms
Koggala Lake Villa in Sri Lanka with 4 bedrooms
A private villa for rent on a peaceful lake near Galle, Southern Sri Lanka.
This Lake House is a private, architect-designed, contemporary and sustainable villa on Koggala Lake, near the historic town of Galle in Southern Sri Lanka. A tranquil and picturesque home minutes from the hustle and bustle of Galle, within hearing distance of the Indian Ocean and accessible to many tourist attractions nearby. Watch the fisherman drift by, eat crab and prawns from the lake, find delight in the tropical garden and take life at a slower pace.
This Lake villa in Koggala has 4 bedrooms and sleeps 8. Set in 1.5 acre tropical garden with spectacular views across Koggala Lake, near Galle. 50ft infinity swimming pool. All meals at cost. 4G wifi. Cinema /games room and library.
The villa has 4 staff and the villa manageress, Sonali, speaks excellent English and will ensure you have a wonderful time. She is also an exceptional cook (can cook Sri Lankan or European food) and will prepare all your meals and shop for you, if you wish. All dietary requirements and preferences can be catered for. Meals are not included in the rental price, but the only additional cost is for the ingredients and
Other than Sonali there are the three house boys, night security, tuk tuk driver and gardener.
The house will accommodate 2 or 8 people: either feels entirely comfortable. Sometimes it can accommodate 10. A further twin bedded room with en suite bathroom can also be available on request. The spacious sitting room and dining room is open with views over the swimming pool and lake beyond.
The main living room has a comfortable sitting area with 3 large daybeds, cool polished cement flooring and grand staircase going up to the first floor. The fully equipped kitchen with 2 large fridges is accessed through an archway while the other end of the sitting room leads you to an air-conditioned cinema/games room with a 49 inch TV screen, extensive hard drive film library and a DVD player. There is also a range of games and plenty of reading material. 4G WiFi with up to 5Gbs/day usage is also available.
Panel doors open out from the kitchen and sitting room onto the 20m veranda which forms the main outdoor dining room and living area. The 10ft dining table comfortably seats 10 and the seating area has plenty of loungers, chairs and a large coffee table, all overlooking the 50 x 22ft infinity pool. All outdoor floor surfaces (including the inviting pale green slate of the pool) have been chosen for comfort and are non-slip under your bare feet.
All four bedrooms have views of the lake and have ensuite walk-in shower rooms, with solar-powered hot water and rain showers, plus lockable wardrobes. There is a safe in the master bedroom. All bedrooms have mosquito nets and are cooled by ceiling fans, floor-standing fans and natural ventilation. Two bedrooms are located upstairs, offering a panorama of the whole lake.
The master bedroom (7.5 x 6 m) has wooden flooring re-laid from two antique houses and a 4 poster super-king size bed.
Bedroom two (5m x 4m) has a polished cement floor and two large single beds (110 and 115cm wide), which can be pushed together. Both rooms have 4 poster super-king size beds and overhead fans. They share a vast balcony with built in seating to either end and a wooden balconied central area with wooden loungers which forms the perfect spot to relax and take in your beautiful surroundings. Upstairs balcony doors and windows may be left open at night, allowing you to wake up to the glorious morning light on the lake.
The third bedroom (5 x 4 m) has its own veranda and sits alongside the pool. It has a superking four-poster bed. The fourth bedroom (5 x 4 m) is situated garden side, offering a particularly private location closer to the lake. It has a private veranda with seating and a superking size four poster bed. These two bedrooms now have aircon as well as fans.
Chill by the lake and call out to the local fishermen for their catch of prawns, fish and crab and have Sonali prepare them for you. Alternatively, go prawn fishing on the lake at night and catch your own dinner. Take a boat trip on the lake (either motorised or local catamaran). Walk down the cinnamon track and along the road to the long, sandy beach (around 25 minutes), stopping to chat with the local schoolchildren. If you can tear yourself away from the villa, the World Heritage site of Galle Fort is about a 25 minute drive away and makes an enjoyable day out.
Whale watching, diving & snorkelling, temples, wildlife safaris, beaches, shopping and restaurants are all easily accessible and transport will be arranged on request.
RATES AND INCLUSIONS
- Service charges (If a Chef/Cook is included, then this too) and All Taxes included.
- Please send us an email to check rates over Christmas and New Year, or Chinese New Year and Easter.
- Prices may change based on the time of your booking, arrival date and length of stay.
- Whilst every effort is made to keep rates current, they are subject to change from time to time. If there is a rate change you will be informed before a booking is confirmed.
- Confirmed booking rates will not change.
- Security deposit: upon arrival at the villa you may be required to pay a security deposit. The security deposit, if applicable, will be returned to you prior to departure less any extra charges or costs for accidental damage to the property.
- Usual Check in after 2.00pm and Check out – Before 11.00am
- Late check outs up to 6.00pm may incur a half day charge, after 6.00pm a full day may be charged.
- Every effort will be made to accommodate other check in/out times but will depend on availability.
VILLA COMBINED WITH A LUXURY TOUR OF SRI LANKA
If you wish to combine your Villa nights with a Luxury Tour of Sri Lanka, please visit our dedicated website at Paragon Holidays. We will tailor make a unique experience for your group, based on your personal taste and specific requirements.
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