Anilana pasikuda, We finally put paradise on the map

We finally put paradise on the map

Welcome to Anilana Pasikuda, a hidden gem discretely located away from the crowd on Pasikuda Bay, surrounded by a coral reef. Carefully designed as an intimate and luxurious retreat preserving the natural beauty of the environment, whilst ensuring that all of our oversized rooms have breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean. Laze around our pool whilst enjoying our thoughtful and attentive service, permitting our guests to relax and rejuvenate. Take time to enjoy the exhilarating freedom of doing whatever you want, whenever you want, in a tropical heaven. Our Chefs create tantalising dishes to taste, our Bartenders prepare tropical drinks to cool, and our service team work hard to make sure those who prefer a quiet retreat or a lively holiday leave with a smile and fond memories of Anilana hospitality.

Our service team are dedicated to providing attentive, thoughtful service for guests of Anilana so you can experience and enjoy Sri Lankan hospitality; whilst our technical team have created a future proofed infrastructure that ensures our guests can enjoy use of their modern devices through our state of the art, fibre optic delivered technology. Resident guests enjoy complimentary high speed wifi internet connectivity, cable TV, music, video and digital telephones all delivered on one digital IP platform. Our systems have been designed to ensure our guests can keep up with news, stay up to date, remain in touch with the outside world and watch movies and live sport, of course you can also simply turn it all off and get back to some serious relaxation...


Leave it to us, relax and let us pamper you

If all you want to do is relax, surround yourself by nature, soak up the tropical sun, take a swim in the pool, read quietly in the gardens, visit our beach bar or snorkel on our coral reef beach, this is a relaxing paradise. Leave it to us and allow us to pamper you.

Chefs who love to create something special for you, staff who want to serve you, rejuvenate at Spa Anilana, whatever you have in mind, make yourself at home..... We’ll do the rest.

Leave it to us, relax and let us pamper you...

Things to do

If you get tired of lazing by the pool, or relaxing under a tree, embark on an adventurous safari, trek through nature reserves and scenic locations where elephants and other wildlife can be spotted. Discover the colorful underwater world along our coastline, abundant with tropical fish and magnificently coloured coral reefs. Go deep sea fishing, whale watching or racing with dolphins, all adventures for you to discover and choose from.

Anilana Luxury Sailing

Luxury Sailing on Topaz

Enjoy the thrills and excitement of sailing a brand new 48ft catamaran, which is guaranteed to amaze and delight you. Experience the fresh sea air, amazing coastal views and the sounds of the ocean as you speed across the waves. All senses combining to provide the wonderful feeling of freedom and closeness to nature. Topaz has been designed to provide you with a memorable seafaring experience that will amaze you and provide happy, fun filled memories. No pollution, engine sounds, or traffic to endure, only the sound of the sails and the rush of the water as you speed across the sea. Disconnect and distress whilst you sail with our professional & friendly crew.

Our morning trip, takes off from the amazing white sand unspoiled bay of Kalkudah stretching for over 10 kms providing panoramic views of the eastern coast and unique photo opportunities. Our programme includes swimming in clear blue water, enjoying the fun of snorkelling, and the fun of trying to balance on our stand-up paddle-board; will you be able to stand?

For more adventurous sailing, our afternoon trip takes us to Elephant Rocks, a huge living coral reef providing an ideal place for us to snorkel and swim amongst a wide variety of multi-coloured fish which will surround and amaze you with their beauty. Take the helm of Topaz and enjoy the adrenaline rush of sailing this large catamaran yourself, which provides an a rare and unique experience to be remembered, far from crowded beaches. Come and enjoy the pure sensations of the sea, we know you will love it.

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Anilana Diving & Water Sports

Snorkeling & Diving

Anilana Pasikuda is a great destination for lovers of Water Sports and Diving. With beautiful Coral Reefs for Snorkelling, top quality internationally experienced Scuba Diving Instructors are available including a Base Leader, Course Manager, PADI/CMAS Qualified Instructors and 2 Dive Masters. Instruction can be provided in several European languages including English, French, Italian, German and Dutch. Expertise and technical know how can guarantee quality and personalized services to individual divers or group of maximum 20 divers at a time.

A broad range of diving equipment is available for rental at fair prices including hard hull boats with outboard motors which can accommodate up to 10 divers per trip. Boats are fitted with GPS, Echo Sonar and carry Mobile telephones as well as an extra tank of fuel in case of emergency. Please note that Diving is only possible in Pasikuda from mid May until the end of October. Unforgettable Deep Sea Fishing trips (both 4 Hrs and 6 Hrs options are available), in local fishing Boats can be arranged with prior notice.


Cultural Tours

Sri Lanka has always been known for its rich history and culture, which have collectively given it a distinct character. From ancient cities and historic forts to the sacred and spiritual sites, even the most seasoned of travellers cannot help but be enthralled by the cultural diversity of this unique island. Qualified Tour Guides are available to guide you through personalised Cultural Tours and help you discover our rich history.

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While you are relaxing at Anilana step on to our Tennis court for a vigorous game, even on a star lit night. You can book your court with, rackets and balls at the front desk. This service is provided to you without any additional charge.


Beach & Water Sports

Anilana Beach & Water Sports

Pasikuda Bay provides a great venue for Water-Skiing, Jet Scooters, Windsurfing and Canoeing. These options are all available at reasonable prices, we can also arrange for you to enjoy Banana Boat Rides, Hobby Cat Sailing and even Speed Boat rides. Anilana Pasikuda will be happy to make arrangements on your behalf and looks forward to receiving your enquiries.

The Anilana Culinary Arts

The Anilana Culinary Arts

Interested in mastering the culinary arts, or simply passing the time practising new recipes? Our award winning Chefs are available for personalised cookery demonstrations and are well positioned to provide you with their tips and tricks which can showcase their personal recipes or improve your ability to produce delicious and authentic international and Sri Lankan favourites when you return home. Whether you want to bake breads, replicate our wicked desserts or turn your hand to the spicy and tasty dishes of Anilana Pasikuda, we can arrange for demonstrations between meal periods, just talk with our Executive Chef who will be happy to make arrangements on your behalf.


Customized Packages

Let us delight you

We are happy to organise weddings, honeymoon parties, anniversary dinners, special events, family gatherings, parties and meetings at our hotels. We can custom design packages that have been tailor made to suit your requirements. Nothing is too small nor is any challenge too big. Intimate moonlit dinners for two under the stars, Beach weddings with Dancers, Drummers and Elephants, we can arrange for your event to be attended by an entire village if you like. Family treats, Seafood BBQs or sit down dinners to celebrate that special occasion can be hosted in our tropical gardens. All special events that we love to organise. Whatever your requirements, please let us know and we will be happy to discuss possibilities and make arrangements.

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    A: 44 Premasiri Khemadasa Mawatha, Colombo 07, Sri Lanka
  T: +94 112 030 900
  F: +94 112 673 355

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