TEA & SEA
WELCOME TO TEARDROP HOTELS
Sri Lanka is our passion. Our collection
of small, stylish, service-driven boutique
hotels champion the island’s rich history,
dazzling diversity and warm, open-hearted
people, while our fusion menus celebrate
the country’s abundant variety of fresh
Acclaimed for contemporising centuries-
old heritage buildings and vintage tea
bungalows-with-views in distinct regions
across the island, our luxury hotels in
Sri Lanka define each destination, and
encourage you to explore, experience and
shape your own Sri Lanka story.
TEA AND SEA - 14 nights
DAY ACCOMMODATION NIGHTS KEY EXPERIENCES TRANSFERS
1 & 2 Wallawwa 2 Jet lag recovery massage, Colombo City tour, Negombo fish market and cookery demo
Airport to Wallawwa
Drive time: 15 mins
3 - 5 Camellia Hills 3 Scenic tea walks, waterfalls & picnics, boat rides on Castlereagh, tea factory tour
Wallawwa to Camellia Hills
Drive time: 4 hrs
Sea plane + drive: 1 hr + 15 mins
6 - 8 Nine Skies 3 Hike up Mini Adams peak, visit to Nine Arch bridge, explore Ella town
Camellia Hills to Nine Skies
Drive time: 4 hours
Sea plane + drive: 4 hours 30 mins + 20 mins
9 - 12 Kumu Beach 4
Water sports, boat rides along Madu Ganga, Turtle
Hatchery, Lunuganga & Brief gardens, day trip to Galle
Nine Skies to Kumu Beach
Drive time: 5 hours 15 mins
13 - - -
Nine Skies to Fort Bazaar
Drive time: 4 hrs 30 mins
Sea plane + drive: 35 mins - 2 hr
Experience Sri Lanka through our complete collection of hotels, each of which enshrine their individual destinations through a sense of history, unique character and sublime location. From The Wallawwa, near the airport, you’ll journey
through the Hill Country, down into the UNESCO-listed Galle Fort on the south coast, and finally to a serene west coast beach.
2019 Season Car Sea Plane
Low May & June 4,613 5,423
Mid July to 13th Dec 7,040 7,850
High 14th Dec to 29th Feb 2020 8,194 9,004
Shoulder March & April 2020 7,772 8,582
These prices are indicative only and subject to availability. They are based
on two people sharing a suite category room in each property and include
all transfers with the option to decide between car and driver or sea plane
The Key Experiences are to give you an understanding of what we offer
and have not been added to the pricing.
When choosing the Sea Plane option, kindly note that payment for the
flights need to be paid upon confirmation directly to the airline.
Please contact our dedicated reservations team to help you curate your
own specific journey around the Teardrop Island.
TEA AND SEA
18 bedroom beautifully renovated country house hotel ,signature Z Spa, wonderful Verandah
restaurant with its own organic gardens, oversized suites and resplendent gardens.
DRIVE TIME FROM AIRPORT TO WALLAWWA: 15 mins
DRIVE TIME FROM WALLAWWA TO COLOMBO: 50 mins
BEYOND THE WALLAWWA
• Sri Lankan Cookery Demonstration
• Negombo Fish Market Tour
• Wesak Lantern / Kite Making for Kids
• Cigar Factory Tour, Katunayake
• Muthurajawela Wetlands – Canal and Lagoon Boat
• Negombo City Walk
• Colombo City Walking Tour
• Colombo City Art and/or Religion Tour
• Pilikuttuwa Rajamaha Temple & Cave Hill Walk
• Millennium Elephant Foundation
• Glenloch Tea Factory, Pinnawala
KEY EXPERIENCES: Jet lag recovery massage, Colombo
City tour, Negombo Fish Market and Cookery Demo.
The Wallawwa is not your typical Colombo airport hotel.
Set in 200-year-old tropical gardens just 15-minutes’ drive
from Sri Lanka’s main international gateway, our award-
winning 18-bedroom country house hotel with gourmet
food, jungle pool and heavenly spa, carved out of an
atmospheric 18th century manor house, exudes style
and serenity. As an alternative to hotels in Negombo, The
Wallawwa promises to start or end your Sri Lankan holiday
TIP: Be prepared to wind down at the Wallawwa. If you
think you will be in the mood for a post flight jet lag
signature massage be sure to contact us to book you in
prior to arrival.
I have stayed in the Wallawwa several times and it never fails to excel
in every detail. valentinemaryrose
THE WALLAWWA, NR COLOMBO, 2 NIGHTS
Camellia Hills is a luxurious five bedroom boutique bungalow high up in the hills of Dickoya.
Surrounded by emerald green tea bushes and overlooking the stunning Castlereagh Reservoir,
DRIVE TIME FROM WALLAWWA TO CAMELLIA HILLS: 4 hrs
SEA PLANE + DRIVE: 1 hr + 15 mins
BEYOND CAMELLIA HILLS
• Tea Factory Tour
• Tea Trail Walks
• Adam’s Peak
• Waterfall Walks & Picnic
• Visit To Colonial-era Warleigh Church
• Boat Trip On Castlereagh Reservoir
• Day Trip To Nuwara Eliya
KEY EXPERIENCES: Scenic tea walks, waterfalls &
picnics, boat rides on Castlereagh, Leopard Conservation
Center and Tea factory tour.
Expect to drink in the panoramas while relaxing on cushy
sofas warmed by an open fire, or while swimming lengths
in the cool garden pool.
TIP: As an alternative to the drive, choose to hop on a
Sea plane from Colombo airport and land on Castlereagh
Reservoir in less than an hour. Your journey will have you
witness some of the most beautiful views in Sri Lanka.
Stunning hotel and first class experience Paul S
CAMELLIA HILLS, DICKOYA, 3 NIGHTS
Located just a short distance from Ella town and set within several acres of private gardens is the
former tea planters’ bungalow turned five bedroom boutique hotel. Return back from a long day to
enjoy the best home-cooked Sri Lankan food, croquet lawn, swimming pool and sun deck.
DRIVE TIME FROM CAMELLIA HILLS TO NINE SKIES: 4 hrs
TRAIN + DRIVE: 4 hrs 30 mins + 20 mins. SEA PLANE + DRIVE: 10 mins + 2 hrs
BEYOND NINE SKIES
• Scenic Walks around Ella
• Hike up Mini Adam’s Peak or Ella Rock
• Visit the famous Nine Arch Bridge
• Ravana waterfall and picnic
• Sri Lankan Cookery demonstration
KEY EXPERIENCES: Hike up Mini Adams peak, visit to
Nine Arch bridge, explore Ella town.
Our next stop is everyone’s favourite hill country village,
and the place to embrace your inner adventurer. From
easy going walks to visiting temples and waterfalls, or
hikes up Mini Adams peak to seeing the famous Nine
Arch Bridge, Teardrop’s majestic Nine Skies is the perfect
haven to start your day.
TIP: Opt to travel by train from Nuwara Eliya to
Demodara. These popular train journeys promise jaw-
dropping views at every turn.
NINE SKIES, ELLA, 3 NIGHTS
Ease off the travel accelerator with a few leisurely days at our next stop, the contemporary beach
hotel in Balapitiya. Beneath gently swaying coconut palms on a serene boulder-sprinkled seafront sits
Kumu Beach, home to 10 stlyish bedrooms, a generous lawn and 23 metre infinity pool.
DRIVE TIME FROM NINE SKIES TO KUMU BEACH: 5 hrs - 15 mins
SEA PLANE + CAR: 30 mins + 1 hr - 30 mins
BEYOND KUMU BEACH
• Southern Art Tour
• Turtle Hatchery
• Madu Ganga Boat Trip
• South Asia’s Largest Reclining Buddha Statue
• Sri Lankan Cookery Demonstration
• Hikkaduwa Surfing Lesson
• Galle Fort Walk
• Whale Watching
• Glorious Gardens
KEY EXPERIENCES: Water sports, boat rides along
Madu Ganga, Turtle Hatchery, Lunuganga & Brief
gardens, day trip to Galle Fort.
Balapitiya’s powder-soft beach is footsteps away, making
Kumu Beach a charming place to relax, unwind, eat well
and enjoy personalised, high-end service.
TIP: Just to the north of Balapitiya is Kosgoda, a
remarkable turtle nesting beach with hatcheries for
visiting, and the estuary of the Madu Ganga River
for embarking on boat trips through the wildlife-filled
wetlands, edged by mangrove forests, a serene island
temple and cinnamon estates.
KUMU BEACH TO AIRPORT DRIVE TIME: 2 hours
Peace and perfection. hattiehats
KUMU BEACH, BALAPITIYA, 4 NIGHTS
AIR & LAND TRANSFERS
WALLAWWA CAMELLIA HILLS GOATFELL NINE SKIES
AIRPORT KANDY SIGIRIYA KOGGALA
WALLAWWA 4¼ hrs 5 hrs 6 hrs 2 ½ hrs 2¼ hrs 4¼ hrs 30 mins 15 mins 3½ hrs 4¾ hrs 2½ hrs
HILLS 4¼ hrs 2½ hrs 4 hrs 5½ hrs 5¼ hrs 4 hrs 4¾ hrs 4¾ hrs 3 hrs 5½ hrs 5½ hrs
GOATFELL 5 hrs 2½ hrs 2¼ hrs 6½ hrs 6¼ hrs 3½ hrs