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Uga Chena Huts
Why we like it
- A small and intimate lodge with just 14 cabins
- Each cabin has its own private deck complete with plunge pool
- Enjoy a game drive each day in search of the elusive leopard
- The beachside restaurant is the perfect place to treat your taste buds to traditional Sri Lankan cuisine
Exclusive to A&K clients
- Spa credit of $60 per cabin per stay
- Late check out until 16.00hrs, subject to availability
*Terms and conditions apply, speak to a travel consultant for more information
All in all a great trip and we will be recommending Sri Lanka and Abercrombie & Kent to our friends.
- AM, Hampshire
Nestled between the sea and dunes is Uga Chena Huts a boutique style lodge offering a unique experience in this wildlife haven. The "huts" are luxury pavilions, modern in design and positioned perfectly for privacy. There is a large main swimming pool and a cocktail bar a great place to spend some time in this tranquil spot.
On your game drives you will have the opportunity to spot leopard, elephant, wild boar, flamingos and painted storks to name a few. The beach is within walking distance from your room and is home to where the sea turtles come to lay their eggs every year, an incredible spectacle. Stay at Uga Chena Huts for a tranquil stay and to experience the best of Sri Lankan wildlife.
Best time to be there
During our winter months, when the humidity is lower and the temperature more comfortable for sightseeing and exploration. However, the monsoon season of May to September should not be discounted for travel as the whole of Sri Lanka is bursting into lush greenery due to the rainfall showing you a side of this island not everyone sees.
Colombo (Sri Lankan Airlines daily)
10 hours non-stop
GMT +6 hours
Required for British Nationals from 1st January 2012.
Yellow fever if arriving from endemic area
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