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A stylish beachfront retreat with lots to choose from

  • "Below Zero": underground bar & nightclub
  • Spa at sister property Tangerine Beach Hotel
  • Unforgettable beachfront location
  • Beachfront grill and Japanese restaurant
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The elegant Royal Palms Beach Hotel lies on the palm-fringed sands of Kalutara beach – a beautiful stretch, dotted with many coves and bays. It has plenty of on-site activities and facilities to discover, plus you can access the lavish spa and tennis courts at sister property, Tangerine Beach Hotel. Food is everything from all-day buffets, to Japanese à la carte and The Cabana; a beachfront bar and grill. Spend you evenings in the lounge or for two nights a week, Below Zero, the underground bar and club. Rooms are decorated appealingly and come with all the right mod-cons like mini fridges and Wi-Fi (payable locally).

Where is the hotel?

Location Highlights
  • Close to beach
  • Beach front

Transfer time approx. 2 hours 30 minutes from Colombo Airport

More about Kalutara

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Choose your room and board basis

  • Selected Room Standard Room Twin or double
    • Capacity:
    • x3
    Your Room
    Total price inc flights: £1,507

    Comfortable and well-appointed inside, with bright fabrics and wooden furniture which evokes contemporary Sri Lankan design, the Standard Room has garden views and a choice of king-sized bed or twin configuration. There is a mini fridge with two bottles of complimentary water per day, plus a shower and full toiletries. 

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    • Balcony / terrace
    • Telephone
    • Fridge
    • Minibar
    • Self catering facilities
    • Towels included
    • Tea and coffee facilities
    • Bath
    • Right on the Beach
    • Water Villa
    • Whirlpool
    • Hairdryer
    • WiFi
    • Sea View
    • Private pool
    • Safe
    • Shower over bath
    • Internet
    • Adapted room
    • Interconnecting room
    • Separate shower
    • Butler service
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Iron
    • MP3 dock
    • Flatscreen TV
    • TV
    • Air conditioning
    • Suite
    • Apartment

Swimming Pool

  • Opening Times: 6:00 AM — 5:00 PM
  • Included With: All Inclusive

The large swimming pool is 1.98 metres at its deepest point and 100 metres long. A swim-up bar means that you can stay refreshed without leaving the water and a lifeguard is on duty all day long – between 7am and 6pm.

Fitness Room

Included With:
All Inclusive

If keeping fit on holiday is on your agenda then there is a fully-equipped fitness room on site. 

Evening Entertainment

Evening entertainment includes live bands,local bands, snake show, fire limbo, cultural shows and piano/soft music. 

Included With:
All Inclusive

Ayurveda Wellness & Spa at sister hotel Tangerine Beach


At sister hotel Tangerine Beach; the spa has a menu of traditional and modern treatments including those derived from ancient ayurvedic practices. 


Additional costs apply. 

Daily Sports & Activities

Included With:
All Inclusive

There are loads of activities at the hotel (and sister hotel Tangerine Beach). You can enjoy volleyball, darts, crazy golf, and floor chess, water polo, and croquet. There is the traditional Sri Lankan game of carrom to try out too, and at Tangerine Beach you'll find badminton, tennis, squash and more. 

Bars & Restaurants
Bars & Restaurants

Ranthalu Main Restaurant


With a charming terrace, air-conditioned interior and a diverse menu of international cuisine with local specialities, the main restaurant serves appealing buffet-style meals throughout the day – with themed evenings to add to the mix. 


<b>Breakfast:</b> 07:30am to 10:00am
Lunch: 13:00pm to 15:00pm
Dinner: 19:30pm to 22:00pm

The Cabana Bar & Grill

  • Opening Times: 10:00 AM — 11:00 PM

Open lunch through dinner, the menu of this bar and grill is a firm favourite – with tasty locally-sourced fish, steak and fresh vegetables. Grab a cocktail at happy hour, find a comfortable perch for the glorious sunset, and look forward to evening complete with live entertainment. 

Japanese Restaurant

Sri Lanka's bountiful coast affords this Japanese restaurant the freshest and best seafood – prepared into tasty sashimi, sushi, salads and rice dishes. Certainly a must-visit restaurant for a special evening meal. 

  • Opening Times: 10:00 AM — 11:00 PM

Below Zero

Located underneath the main restaurant, Below Zero is open two nights a week for late night drinks, socialising and music – and the walls are soundproof so as to not disturb the rest of the hotel. 

  • Opening Times: 10:30 PM — 3:00 AM
  • Dress Code:


Hurricane Bar

  • Opening Times: 9:00 AM — 11:00 PM
  • Included With: All Inclusive
  • Dress Code:

    Smart casual

Benefiting from ocean views, this lounge bar serves drinks complemented by relaxing live music occasionally. 

Pool Bar

For drinks in the water, the pool bar has a swim-up section that you can conveniently drift over to. 

  • Opening Times: 9:00 AM — 5:00 PM
  • Included With: All Inclusive

Kid's Play Area at sister hotel Tangerine Beach

A play area for kids at the sister hotel Tangerine Beach is great fun for them, and time to relax for you. 

Included With:
All Inclusive

Baby Pool

Young guests will love the on-site baby pool, splashing around all day long. 



  • Close to beach
  • Beach front
  • approx. 2 hours 30 minutes from Colombo Airport

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