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Wild Coast Tented Lodge

Stay amongst Yala's majestic inhabitants

Luxury cocoons dotted across natural jungle, Wild Coast Tented Lodge allows you to experience a more wild side to your Sri Lankan holiday. Located adjacent to Yala National Park, the property sits perfectly between the jungle and the jagged coastline overlooking the Indian Ocean. Yala is teaming with an abundance of wildlife including prowling leopards, majestic elephants and roaming sloth bears - join one of the safari drives with expert naturists to learn about and spot these fascinating creatures in their natural habitat.

A stay in the wild doesn't have to compromise on luxuries and comforts - the cocoons at Wild Coast Tented Lodge ooze elegance and style, boasting a whole host of contemporary amenities including; complimentary Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, minibar, audio music players, separate showers and bathtub. Book a Cocoon Pool Suite and enjoy lazy afternoons or mornings witnessing the natural surroundings from your very own private plunge pool. 

Enjoy a host of other luxury facilities including The Sanctuary Spa using natural Sri Lankan ingredients; delicious cuisine served at the restaurant, with cocktails and snacks after an evening game drive. A stay at Wild Coast Tented Lodge lets you experience the natural beauty inside the famous national park whilst offering the best in services and facilities. 

Hayes & Jarvis Rating

Guide Price

 £3,099  per person
Hotel Category
Luxury
Location Type
National park
Beach, Chena Huts

Hotel highlights

  • A luxury Relais & Chateaux® property situated in Yala National Park
  • Cocoon tented accommodations boasting modern day luxuries
  • Enjoy game drives to spot Yala's natural residents including leopards and sloth bears
  • Family cocoons offer additional space and comfort for families

Hotel Features

General Information

  • Check-in Time:
    14:00
  • Check-out Time:
    12:00
  • 28 rooms
  • Two cocoons are specially adapted for guests in wheelchairs
  • The Yala National Park annual closure for rehabilitation of infrastructure is usually in the month of September. During this time, game drives will take place to adjacent parks

Main Facilities

  • Fitness facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Wifi

Accommodation Type

  • Eco-friendly
  • Glamping
  • H&J Recommended
  • Lodge
  • Off the beaten track

Board Basis Options

  • All Inclusive

For Families

  • Family Rooms

Hotel Location

Location Highlights

Wild Coast Tented Lodge

  • National park
  • Approx. five hours 50 minutes from Colombo Airport
  • Located adjacent to Yala National Park
  • Situated along Sri Lanka's rugged coastline
Wild Coast Tented Lodge

Facilities

a leopard standing on a dry grass field

Game Safaris

The fully inclusive package includes one game drive per night's stay - it's an in-depth excursion to the more remote parts of Yala National Park. You may get up close and personal to Yala's inhabitants including leopards, elephants and sloth bears. Please note if your arrival to the resort is after 15:00 - the first game drive will take place the following day.

a bridge over a body of water

Swimming Pool

After a game safari, head to the lodge's swimming pool for a relaxing dip and to cool off. Located near the restaurant it is the social hub of the resort - enjoy a drink from the bar and relax soaking up the warm Sri Lankan weather.

Wild Coast Tented Lodge

Room Types

Cocoon Suite

The Cocoon Suite offers a four-poster king size bed, lots of space and bathroom with free standing bathtub. The decor is inspired by colonial expeditions paired with contemporary amenities including air-conditioning, minibar and Wi-Fi. Each cocoon boasts a fantastic outdoor viewing deck overlooking the waterhole, which attracts a host of local wild residents, and flora and fauna. 

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • MP3 dock
  • Safe
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

Cocoon Pool Suite

Offering the same amenities and facilities including complimentary Wi-Fi, air-conditioning, sound system and minibar - these pool suites also boast king size beds and private plunge pools. The perfect way to relax, after a game drive spotting wildlife across Yala National Park, is to retreat back to your suite to take a dip in the pool and enjoy the views from the comfort of your own verandah.

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • MP3 dock
  • Private Pool
  • Safe
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included

Family Cocoon & Urchin

Ideal for families with older children, the Family Cocoon comprises of a private cocoon with a four-poster king size bed, spacious bathroom and boasting the same amenities as the other suites. Located in the family area, the urchins are located adjacent to the cocoons and come with twin beds and an outdoor shower offering privacy to older children and younger adults but having the comfort of being close-by to their parents. 

*We do not recommend families with younger children book these suites as they are not connected 

  • Air Conditioning
  • Balcony or Terrace
  • Bath
  • Hairdryer
  • In Room WiFi
  • Minibar
  • MP3 dock
  • Safe
  • Separate Shower
  • Tea & Coffee Facilities
  • Telephone
  • Towels included
Wild Coast Tented Lodge

Food & Drink

Restaurant

Dining Pavilion

The cuisine at Wild Coast Tented Lodge is an exciting array of gourmet safari cuisine fused with a Sri Lankan flair. The Dining Pavilion is an eye-catching open bamboo structure allowing cool ocean breezes to sweep through the restaurant. The option for a romantic candlelit dinner in the beach garden is also available for any guests celebrating a special or romantic occasion.

Bar

Ten Tuskers Bar

The Ten Tuskers, an ocean facing pool bar, is crowned by a large bamboo chandelier under which the bartenders turn out handcrafted cocktails featuring hyper local ingredients. The leather and copper accented teak seating is the ideal spot to indulge in a board game or a post dinner liqueur. A wide selection of included wines and spirits are on offer. The croquet pitch is adjacent to the bar so refills of Pimms are readily available!

Board Basis Options

All Inclusive

The fully inclusive package includes breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea, dinner, beverages (house spirits & wines), pre-safari victuals, one daily game drive and Wi-Fi included in the suites. 

Wild Coast Tented Lodge

Special Offers

a view of a city at night

Honeymoon offer

Honeymoon Offer

Honeymoon guests will receive the following per room per stay, applicable for a minimum of two night stay – Honeymoon status to be specified on the booking request. Copy of the marriage certificate of less than 12 months may be requested at the time of check in to qualify for the benefits:
 Romantic three course dinner on the beach
 Couples nature walk with resident naturalist within the resort grounds
 Departure gift – Wild Coast Beach bag
 Dilmah Tea gift pack

Travelling
Friday, November 1, 2019 to Friday, April 30, 2021
Offer ends in 296 days
Cocoon Suite interior

Early booking discount

Save up to 20%

Book at least 60 days before departure and enjoy up to 20% discount 

Valid for stays from 1 March 2020 to 19 December 2020

Blackout dates and conditions apply

Travelling
Sunday, March 1, 2020 to Saturday, December 19, 2020
Offer ends in 163 days

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