First Anantara Resort to open in Sri Lanka in November

Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort – a joint venture between Hemas Holdings PLC and Thailand’s Minor Hotel Group (MHG) will welcome its first guests to Sri Lanka’s first Anantara branded resort in November 2015.

Located amidst a secluded 21 acre coconut plantation with direct access to the beach and the Indian Ocean, Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort seamlessly blends contemporary luxury with indigenous Sri Lankan design, with 120 rooms and 32 stand-alone villas offering private pools.

Six restaurants, bar and lounge venues showcase dramatic, i ndulgent and intimate options for couples, families or groups in which a choice of connoisseur menus and idyllic settings, alongside personalized service ensuring the most memorable occasion imaginable.

The Anantara Spa stimulates holistic wellbeing. This ancient healing practice enhances t he connection between mind, body and spirit. The spa features eight treatment suites, a reflexology centre with a beauty and hair salon.

Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort has already garnered much interest around the world with CNN placingthe resort on their list of “11 hotels opening in 2015 we can’t wait to check into”. The list, which is part of CNN’s Quest’s Passport to 2015 –acts as a guide to the years’ most anticipated cruises, destinations and events; gives the resort 6th place in its top 11 hotels listing, among properties from all over the world.

Anantara Peace Haven Tangalle Resort is an ideal base from which to explore Sri Lanka’s southern attractions including the amazing rock temples of Mulkirigala and the Madunagala hot springs. The resort is also close to some of Sri Lanka’s best wildlife reserves including the Yala, Bundala and Uda Walawe National Parks and only 30-minutes from Rekawa, a turtle conservation project.

Serendib Leisure Management Ltd (SLML) – the leisure arm of Hemas Holdings PLC manages Hotel Sigiriya and Club Hotel Dolphin and t he internationally branded hotels AVANI Bentota Resort & Spa and AVANI Kalutara Resort.

SLML and MHG will continue their successful partnership with the launch of AnantaraPeace Haven Tangalle Resort and the AnantaraKalutara Resort scheduled to open in January 2016 which will bring SLML’s total room strength to 706 covering key cities of Bentota, Kalutara, Waikkal, Sigiriya, and Tangalle.

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