Frangipani Tree


Frangipani Tree The Frangipani Tree is located on Matara Road, Thalpe which is 8km from the historic Galle Fort. The transfer from the airport to The Frangipani Tree by an air-conditioned car or van takes 3-4 four hours.

The Frangipani Tree is an intimate, elegant beach sanctuary with 10 exquisitely furnished suites in 4 villas. It is located on the West end of Thalpe bay on a long stretch of secluded and picturesque beach. The Frangipani Tree is sun, sand, trees, culinary delights, sensuous and spiritual indulgences.

Each of the suites has stunning ocean views and is appointed with modern and elegant custom furnishings, four-poster beds with beautiful linens, covered terraces and verandahs with sun beds and private dining tables. An impeccable personal service caters to every whim of the guests.

The Frangipani Tree is an improbable mix of simplicity and luxury overlooking the turquoise Indian Ocean. Situated on the Thalpe beach, it is probably one of the most elegant and fashionable resorts in the South Coast of Sri Lanka, is located 8 kilometers south of the historic Galle Fort. It is a small, intimate bay of golden sands fringed by coconut palms and turquoise waters of the Indian Ocean.

Thalpe beach is secluded yet only a short distance from the historic Galle Fort, the 16th century UNESCO World Heritage site and the South Coast beaches. Galle Fort is full of color and vitality amidst the restored Dutch merchants' houses into boutique hotels, galleries and cafes.

The stunning white and golden sand beaches of Unawatuna, Habraduwa, Weligama and Marissa are a short Tuk Tuk ride away where scuba diving, deep sea water fishing, and surfing can be enjoyed.
Distance From Colombo : 132 km
The Frangipani Tree comprises 10 suites arranged in 4 separate villas. Each of the suites is airy with stunning views of the ocean and has an elegant contemporary bathroom with private gardens, four-poster beds with beautiful linens, sofa beds, covered terraces with built-in sofas and private sitting and dining areas.
In season, sea turtles return to The Frangipani Tree beach to lay eggs.

Two suite types include Hawksbill and Leatherback.

Hawksbill
Hawksbill has two bedrooms, each with panoramic ocean views, outdoor living spaces with sofa beds and private dining tables. Each of the bedrooms has an elegant contemporary bathroom with private gardens, a bath tub, shower, hairdryer and designer bathroom amenities.

Leatherback
Leatherback is located beachfront and has two bedrooms, each with its own large outdoor living spaces with sofa beds, pool loungers and private dining tables. Each of the bedrooms has an elegant contemporary bathroom with private gardens, a bath tub, shower, hairdryer and designer bathroom amenities.

The bedrooms feature a four poster bed, a sofa-bed, an armchair and a desk with a Bawa designed leather chair. Exquisite linens and a choice of pillows complete the spacious and luxurious bedrooms. The villa is equipped with air-conditioning, ceiling fans, iPod station and has access to high speed WiFi.

The Frangipani Tree offers a fresh and vibrant menu of local fresh seafood and produce for which its sister boutique hotel, The Fort Printers, has received fabulous reviews. The chefs plan the menu daily in accordance with guest preferences and availability of fresh seafood, produce and ingredients, and feature grilled fresh seafood, Sri Lankan curries and Mediterranean specialties. The chef is regularly at the local fish market before the fishing boats come in to source fresh yellow fin tuna or catch of the day. Fresh crabs and lobsters are supplied by the local fishermen of Koggala lake and Unawatuna. Breakfast usually includes fresh tropical fruits, fresh fruit juices, cereals, organic eggs, fresh curds and home made breads or any other special requests such as frittatas, hot cakes or Sri Lankan hoppers.

Lunch may include fresh salads, grilled yellow fin tuna or open faced sandwiches.

Dinner is generally a lavish 3 or 4 course affair with specialties such as grilled lobster and prawns, seared tuna or delicious Sri Lankan specialties such as crab curry.
Frangipani Tree
Positive :
  • Absolutely brilliant location.
Activities :
  • Private yoga sessions
  • Discreet and personable staff to graciously cater to every whim of guests
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