Sri Lanka beach resort Cape Weligama
Cape Weligama Infinity Pool
Cape Weligama Infinity Pool at dusk
Moon Bar at Cape Weligama

Luxury Hotel in WeligamaWelcome to Cape WeligamaRelais & Chateaux

Where trade winds carried legendary explorers like Marco Polo, Ibn Battuta and Fa-Hsien past Sri Lanka's soaring southern cliffs on some of history's most celebrated nautical journeys, Cape Weligama has become the most celebrated among Sri Lankan Beach Resorts, along this fabled island's palm fringed shores. Thirty minutes east of Galle, Cape Weligama inhabits 12 manicured acres atop a singular promontory rising 40 metres above the Indian Ocean. Stunning panoramas await you, naturally complementing the 39 private retreats designed by one of Asia's most celebrated architects, Lek Bunnag. The hotel offers an array of international dining venues captures Weligama's iconic sunsets, as does the 60-metre crescent-shaped infinity pool that appears to flow seamlessly into the shimmering sea, while those timeless breezes ensure elegant swells unfurl onto the sun kissed sand. Book direct to enjoy the best rates available online!

12 acres of unique landscape

Largest rooms in Sri Lanka

14 swimming pools

Memories to last a lifetime

"Ultimate location, intelligent design, no expense spared"

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Indulge in our pampering offers. An extra night on the house for longer stays. Or experience Tea & Sea at Tea Trails and Cape Weligama, with 30 minute seaplane transfers.

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Resplendent Ceylon - Soneva Combo Package

From the Tea Trails to the Atolls;
discover the best of Sri Lanka and the Maldives.


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Resplendent Ceylon is creating a trail of small luxury resorts across Sri Lanka, offering the traveller a range of authentic cultural experiences while contributing towards local communities and the environment through the MJF Foundation & Dilmah Conservation. Read about our journey.

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