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Overview of The Blue Water

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Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
On the beach, beach towels, beach volleyball
Outdoor pool
Minibar, in-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board
View from Room

The Blue Water

4.5 out of 5

4.0/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.2/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • 24-hour vacancy between guest room stays

Explore the area

    Popular LocationWadduwa Beach5 min walk
    Popular LocationPanadura Beach4 min drive
    Popular LocationPothupitiya Beach5 min drive
    AirportBentota (BJT-Bentota River)37 min drive

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  • Club Suite With Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 700 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsClub Suite With Sea View
  • Superior Deluxe Room With Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 527 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsSuperior Deluxe Room With Sea View
  • Deluxe Room With Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 452 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed OR 2 Single Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Room With Sea View
  • Executive Suite With Sea View

    Room amenities

    • 786 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsExecutive Suite With Sea View

About this area

Thalpitiya

Located in Wadduwa, The Blue Water is on the beach. Kalutara Bodhiya and Richmond Castle are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Mount Lavinia Beach and Bentota Beach.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Wadduwa Beach - 5 min walk
  • Panadura Beach - 4 min drive
  • Pothupitiya Beach - 5 min drive
  • Kalatura Beach - 11 min drive
  • Richmond Castle - 17 min drive

Getting around

  • Wellawatta Railway Station - 30 min drive
  • AirportColombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.) - 61 min drive

Restaurants

  • Admirals Room — 1 min walk
  • Fishermen’s Villa - 5 min walk
  • Janirest - 13 min walk
  • Cream House - 3 min drive
  • Lavila - 5 min drive

About this property

The Blue Water

4.5-star beach hotel with a full-service spa
Catch some rays at the beach or spend the day relaxing at The Blue Water's full-service spa. Then enjoy a meal at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. All 140 rooms provide conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers, plus complimentary wireless Internet access and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Guests will also find patios, 24-hour room service and minibars.
The Blue Water offers 140 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to patios. 32-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower with a rainfall showerhead, slippers, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and a ceiling fan. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

An outdoor pool, a children's pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include an outdoor tennis court and a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include facials, body wraps, body treatments and manicures and pedicures. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and Ayurvedic.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-in and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 24 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Free local area shuttle
  • Limo/town car service

Food and drink

  • 2 restaurants and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 poolside bar and 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Beach volleyball
  • Billiards/pool table
  • Children's pool
  • Full-service spa
  • Health club
  • Nightclub
  • Outdoor pool
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Racquetball/squash
  • Shopping
  • Hot tub
  • Tennis

Family friendly

  • Children's pool
  • Free area shuttle
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool
  • Fridge

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Library

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Hair salon
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre (3858 square feet of space)

Outdoors

  • Beachfront location
  • Garden
  • Terrace

Spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Body treatments
  • Body wraps
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massages

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Beach towels
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Ceiling fan
  • Linens

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar
  • Fridge

Outdoor space

  • Patio

More

  • Desk
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 2:00 PM - 5:30 AM
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 9:30 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per adult: LKR 13680
  • Christmas Eve (24 December) Gala Dinner per child: LKR 13680 (from 5 to 12 years old)
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: LKR 22800
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: LKR 22800 (from 5 to 12 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: LKR 17000 per vehicle (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system and a first aid kit

Property is also known as

Blue Water Hotel Wadduwa
Blue Water Wadduwa
Blue Water Hotel Sri Lanka
Blue Water Sri Lanka
The Blue Water Hotel Wadduwa
Blue Water Hotel
Blue Water Hotel Wadduwa
Blue Water Hotel Sri Lanka
Blue Water Sri Lanka
The Blue Water Hotel
The Blue Water Wadduwa
The Blue Water Hotel Wadduwa

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Blue Water and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Blue Water offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Blue Water cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does The Blue Water have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool and a children's pool.
Is The Blue Water pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Blue Water?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Blue Water?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM - 5:30 AM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at The Blue Water?
Checkout is at noon.
Does The Blue Water provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of LKR 17000 per vehicle applies.
Where is The Blue Water located?
This Wadduwa hotel is on the beach, 7.2 mi (11.7 km) from Kalutara Bodhiya, and within 16 mi (25 km) of Richmond Castle and Mount Lavinia Beach. Bentota Beach and Galle Face Green are also within 20 mi (32 km).
4.0
Very good
Rating 5 - Excellent. 33 out of 91 reviews
5 - Excellent 36%
Rating 4 - Good. 34 out of 91 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 17 out of 91 reviews
3 - Okay 19%
Rating 2 - Poor. 3 out of 91 reviews
2 - Poor 3%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 4 out of 91 reviews
1 - Terrible 4%

4.2/5

Cleanliness

4.0/5

Staff & service

4.0/5

Amenities

4.0/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family and small children
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
the breakfast buffet didn't have much of a spread.
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

3/5 Okay

Travelled with family
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

3/5 Okay

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Nice grounds, rooms.
It was ok. There was a big convention with hundreds of people. So it was a zoo when I was there. Huge long line for dinner buffet. Not ideal.
Stayed 4 nights in Aug 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family, Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
It's unique architecture, open spaces and the garden were pleasing.
Stayed 3 nights in Apr 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Hotel stay
Perfect for relaxation.Fantastic food at reasonable prices. Wine a bit on the high side.We stayed in a club suite which had extras like free cocktails, butler service and use of the excutive lounge for teas ,coffees and fresh juice and soft drinks. Hotel was immaculate in all ways.
Stayed 13 nights in Feb 2019

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