Uga Chena Huts, the 3rd Best Boutique Luxury Hotel in the World!

Uga Shines big at the Tripadvisor Travelers’ Choice Best of the Best Awards 2020 The world’s largest travel platform has picked a leading Sri Lankan hotel brand to reward in its latest ‘world’s top 25 boutique luxury hotel’ awards. Uga Chena Huts, has won the latest...
Posted On 26 Aug 2020

Binod Chaudhary opens first five star luxury hotel in Dubai

  Chaudhary’s foray into hospitality began with his investment into the Taj Samudra Sri Lanka Sri Lankan hospitality footprint spans 14; global footprint is 130 hotels in 87 destinations Taj Jumeirah Lake Towers becomes world’s first hotel to fly Nepalese flag permanently...
Posted On 30 Jan 2020

Sri Sharavi Beach Villas & Spa named winner at World Travel Awards 2019

Situated along the stretch of sandy beaches in the island’s southern coast, the breathtaking idyllic beachfront Sri Sharavi Beach Villas & Spa was recently named Sri Lanka’s Leading Resort and Spa at the prestigious World Travel Awards (WTA) 2019. Held on the 12th of October...
Posted On 25 Oct 2019

The Golden Crown Hotel, Kandy acquires five star accreditation

The Golden Hospitality (Pvt) Ltd., a brainchild of the group’s Chairman, needed an enhancement with an elegant Five Star property in the portfolio. Subsequent to making a name in the hospitality industry since 2003, the brand caught on with The Serene in Kandy, and 2 bungalows in...
Posted On 07 Oct 2019


The Shangri-La Group is grateful to the local authorities and the global community for their outpouring of support and messages of commendations received these past seven weeks. The group remains deeply appreciative of the selfless service and courageous spirit demonstrated by...
Posted On 12 Jun 2019

Industry Veteran Samantha Gunarathne appointed COO of Elyon Hotels

Sri Lanka’s niche hotel operator, Elyon Hotels appointed industry veteran Samantha Gunarathne as its new Chief Operating Officer recently. Elyon Hotels & Management Co, though a relatively new entrant in the country’s hospitality sphere, has a thorough understanding of the...
Posted On 12 Jun 2019

Hotel ‘Elyon Colombo’ to open at Orion City: Every business traveller’s hotel of choice

In June the iconic Orion Towers at the Orion City IT Park will be home to Elyon Colombo, a hotel to be branded and managed by Elyon Hotels. This 3+ star hotel, the first hotel when approaching Colombo from the airport, will serve a growing class of seasoned and discerning...
Posted On 04 Mar 2019

Mahaweli Reach Now Offers ‘Zero Carbon Hotel Stays’!

One of the Hill Country’s most iconic hotels, Mahaweli Reach, revived its pledge to sustainability for a second consecutive year when it was recertified as a CarbonConscious®, WaterConscious® and WasteConscious® Hotel, and also became Kandy’s first recipient of the unique ‘Zero...
Posted On 03 Feb 2019

The Argyle – a Star Class Holiday Experience in Hatton

The Argyle, a new Luxury Hotel was ceremoniously launched in Hatton in its unique heartfelt approach. The hotel combines a hint of Scottish history with a modern touch. The glamour of the architecture paired with The Argyle’s signature service, brings an exclusive holiday...
Posted On 30 Jan 2019

Amari Galle Celebrates First Anniversary

One year ago, the historic city of Galle welcomed ONYX Hospitality’s third property to Sri Lankan, Amari Galle. Overlooking the Indian Ocean, surrounded by lush greenery, the 172-room Amari Galle beach front property is looking forward to another exciting year to host guests the...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019


One Galle Face is the place where life, work and play meet, offering something for every member of Colombo’s vibrant community.   The Residences at One Galle Face recently commemorated a project milestone of initating apartment handovers to the respective home owners.  To mark...
Posted On 18 Jan 2019

Celebrate the Festive Season at OZO Colombo

Leave the preparation for a hearty festive Christmas and New Year to OZO Colombo this season as you share the seasonal spirit amidst your loved ones while you raise a glass to the year gone by and welcome the year ahead! ‘Kisses and Wishes’ is OZO Colombo’s Christmas celebration...
Posted On 16 Dec 2018