About Us

Offering you a total package of sand, sea and relaxation, the Royal Palms Beach Hotel in Kalutara is a perfect getaway along the South Western Coastal belt of Sri Lanka. The hotel consists of deluxe rooms, executive and royal suites from all of which are ideal for a perfect holiday setting. With modern facilities and comfortable surroundings, guests can enjoy delicious cuisine from around the world or simply cave in to a relaxing massage by well experienced therapists.


Just about 40 km away from the bustling city life of Colombo, Royal Palms Beach Hotel is located in the sea side town of Kalutara which is ideally found along the South Western Coast of the island. The hotel is of very close proximity to the town centre of Kalutara. It takes approximately 1 hour to reach Kalutara from Colombo while buses and trains are available on a daily basis.


The Royal Palms Beach Hotel offers you a number of 124 elegant deluxe rooms, 4 executive suites and 2 royal suites. Every guestroom is finely adorned with all modern conveniences and also magnificent sea views of the Indian Ocean. Standard room facilities include air-conditioning, satellite television, in-house videos, IDD telephone and Internet access, a mini bar, hot and cold showers, safety lockers and a hair dryer. All suites consist of their own private balcony or patio while a Jacuzzi is offered in the Royal Suites.


Guests are offered a choice of dining options at the main restaurant at Royal Palms Beach Hotel which is on the upper ground floor. You have a choice of enjoying your meals out on the open air terrace or in air-conditioned comfort. Guests can savour delicious breakfast buffets with an International choice of dishes to continental and oriental styles lunches and dinner menus. The hotel also includes an Oriental Seafood Restaurant that is located overlooking the free flowing swimming pool. The Palmetto Coffee Shop is open 24 hours offering you light meals and snacks while the Lounge Bar is a fine venue to enjoy cocktails and live music. The hotel also hosts theme nights where you can experience culinary delights from around the world.

Business facilities include conference rooms, business centre and business services, while the hotel also includes banquet facilities for special occasions. Recreational facilities include a swimming pool, Jacuzzi, massages, billiards, snooker, table tennis, tennis court, squash court and volleyball. Other hotel services consist of a fitness centre, laundry services, a library, parking facilities, 24 hour room service and a shopping arcade.


Being located within close proximity to the town of Kalutara, guests can make a visit to the Kalutara Temple and experience the holy shrine's ancient ambience. Other places of interest include the Richmond Castle, the fishing harbour while you can also head further down south for a whale watching experience in Mirissa. Along the Southern coastal belt lies the historical cities of Galle and Matara where a heap of historical buildings and folklore surround you. You can also visit a few turtle hatcheries or simply enjoy the surf and sand the south has to offer.


The ultimate in culinary indulgence is also yours with different ambiences and diverse cuisine to choose from. At the colourful expanse of the main restaurant on the upper ground floor, you can either dine in air conditioned comfort, or enjoy the sea breeze on the open terrace. The buffets are as lavish as the views with local, continental and oriental fare, with accompanying theme nights where you can dress up to join in the fun. The Palmetto Coffee shop by the pool serves light meals and snacks by day and a offers traditional dishes off a charcoal grill by night. Enjoy intimate fine dining and exquisite East Asian ocean delights at the Oriental Seafood Restaurant. At Sunset, relax at the Lounge Bar; sip your drink to soothing live music as you watch the distant boats out at sea.


Your every convenience is catered to with a wide range of facilities and services. The unique ‘walk in’ swimming pool is extensive with a swim-up bar, Jacuzzi and a kiddie’s area.


Chill out at our Lounge Bar and open-air terrace overlooking the palm fringed ocean and pool. Sip a mind blowing cocktail or savour the flavour of a perfectly mixed Martini as you listen to relaxing tunes on the piano or the live band in attendance.