This is a beautiful small boutique hotel about 10 minutes inland from Bentota in a peaceful location in the village of Kommala. The Doctors House is a 150-year old Walauwa (manor house where the Ayurvedic doctor lived) which is retained many of its splendid architectural features such as columns, central courtyard and verandah. All the rooms have antique furniture. The lush gardens are a real haven of peace and tranquillity, interspersed with tropical trees, a delightful pool and the dining pavilion. Weddings can be arranged here.
AT A GLANCE:
- Standard: Boutique hotel medium/high
- Rooms: 6 in 3 villas
- Doctors House - has two rooms – the master suite and a twin room. Both share a bathroom. These rooms can only be booked together.
- Coconut Wing – named after the palm that rises from the Verandah and up through the roof. Two double bedrooms with ensuite bathrooms – can be booked separately.
- Mango Wing - two suites on upper floor over the garage, furnished with king-size beds and day beds. Additional bedding is provided for children. Lead out onto a verandah overlooking the gardens. These rooms can accommodate two adults and two children and can be booked by the room.