Wedding Venues in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is a short flight away from India, so it’s a preferred choice for travellers, honeymooners and to-be-wed couples who want a memorable wedding venue that’s also easy on logistics. The island nation offers diverse wedding venues – from beaches to private islands, and here, we pick the top 10 luxury hotels and resorts for that destination wedding with a difference.
1. AVANI Kalutara Resort
Located on a picturesque beach resort in Sri Lanka, the AVANI Kalutara Resort is a perfect wedding venue for a posh beach wedding. The property is located on a peninsula and is surrounded by vibrant gardens and a private beach fringed with palm trees. With its contemporary architecture, top-notch cuisine and an outdoor space that can host up to 200 people, and an indoor ballroom with a capacity of 600 people, it easily is one of the most sought after wedding venues In Sri Lanka.
2. Shangri-La Hambantota
If you are looking to host grand wedding celebrations with an extensive guest list, then Shangri-La’s heavenly Hambantota Resort & Spa is the picture-perfect venue.
The 59-hectare property includes some of the most incredible event spaces in the city. From hosting a sunset wedding on the beach to organizing a lavish reception party on the golf course, and a glittering cocktail at their tropical gardens, the scenic surroundings of the resort are perfect. It is also strategically located in close proximity to some of Asia’s most fascinating nature
3. Cinnamon Bey Beruwala
Cinnamon Bey Beruwala is located in close proximity to the buzzing hub of Colombo, which makes it the ideal out-of-town location for a grand event. There are two types of weddings that can be hosted here – an outdoor ceremony in the gardens by the sea with a Bedouin-themed shindig, or an open-air ceremony (read: a floating mandap) which enables you to choose your own decor. Their indoor venue at their Kutlama Banquet Hall is best suited for a lovely, traditional ceremony as well as a western-style wedding, or renewal of vows.