Airy & spacious 2 Bed Room apartment in South Colombo in quiet residential street. Equipped kitchen. 5 mins away from restaurants, take away, home delivery. Colombo's only beach resort-2 km $ 1.5 by tuk. Lovely lake 1 km away, food courts, walking, jogging, cycling.Bikes for rent at site.
WIFI for basic use only Not for downloading movies etc. Cable TV. AC in bed room optional-$ 5.00 per day.
Delicious Sri Lankan Breakfast, Dinner could be ordered from our menu with 20 hrs notice.
A spacious apartment inclusive of sitting and dining room has old colonial furniture adding to its charm. The large master bedroom with four poster double bed and a singke bed has AC and fan. The Second room has a fan and two single beds that can make up a double. Sleeps 4 -5. Extra persons over 2 adults allowed at $ 8.00 extra charge per person. However, there is only 1 bathroom. Your have a small bit of garden downstairs.
Ideal for a family with children ( children under 12 at no extra charge) or for 2 couples traveling together.
Your host, down stairs is an great traveler and would love to give you tips on unusual places not on the tourist circuit to make your stay really memorable.
The separate access to the apartment on the side of the main house gives visitors privacy and security. It has a small garden and lobby downstairs for guests. Situated 5 mins from Galle Rd, Dehiwala and has a Keels supermarket 300 mtrs away, takeaway outlets and restaurants 1 km. The Bellanwila wetland has a walking/ jogging path or to take your children. You can also do some bird watching. It also has food outlets.
The fully equipped kitchen has a fridge, washing machine, 2 burner cooker,and microwave. Crockery, cutlery. Linen is also provided, changed weekly with free weekly cleaning. Extra cleaning @ $5.00 / day & extra linen @ $5.00/bed. Free parking available on premises.
The apartment is completely self contained but has a common pathway with the main house. No off limit areas in garden. Only driveway is shared.
Interaction with guests
I would love to interact with guests but will respect their need for privacy. Will be available if they want to connect.
I will be present at the listing as I live downstairs, but remember? I also love to travel and may be out for 2-3 days off and on but will do my best to be in when there is a booking.
Other things to note
* Ideal for a family or small group.
* Child friendly. Children under 12 -no extra charge
* Mosquito free apartment. One window in each room has mosquito proof netting to ensure adequate ventilation but prevents mosquitoes coming in.
* Safe drinking water free of charge.
* Female Ayurvedic massage therapist for ladies only- by appointment.
* The apartment is safe for even lone female visitors and the area too is safe even if you are getting about up to 10 pm, after which time the roads are free of people. It is better not to go out alone after this time. Quite safe for men/ couples any time.
*Extra charge for AC use. - Rs 500/ a day.
* Children 12 and under, no extra charge. Others, over 2 guests at $8 per person Maximum 6 in all.
* Use of washing machine- Rs 600/ per 9 lb load.
* No pets please. I love animals but yours may not get on with mine living downstairs
* In case you prefer not to have the maid enter the apartment for cleaning while you are away, please inform us and let us clear the food waste garbage bin before you leave if you will be out many for hours
1. You could also leave the main area accessible for cleaning with bedroom locked when you are away. OR
2.Entire apartment locked so cleaning can be done only when visitor is in.
You could let us remove the garbage before you leave or leave it out for us to dispose of.