Paradise on Beach
By Sanath Weerasuriya
Triton Hotel in Ahungalla is the curtain raiser for a brand new
Travel competition to be kicked off from this Sunday exclusively
in the TV Times. TV Times & Entertainment in collaboration with
Aitken Spence Hotels will bring another exciting Travel Competition
specially for the TV Times readers.
you have to do is to answer the simple question on the coupon given
below. Each week TV Times will feature an Aitken Spence Hotel and
the question will be based on the particular hotel feature.
duly answered coupon should be pasted on a post card and should
be sent to TV Times - Aitken Spence Travel Quiz, C/o Tv Times ,
No 8, Hunupitiya Cross Road , Colombo 2.
entries for the very first Travel Quiz will be closed August 9.
The post cards should reach us on or before this date. The lucky
two winners will get two gift vouchers from the Aitken Spence Hotels.
After eight weeks run on the first round, the grand winner will
get an weekend package for two to be spent on any of the Aitken
week we feature Triton on this competition. Triton Hotel is ideally
located on the unspoilt Palm-fringed beach on the South West Coast
beside the Indian Ocean. Ahungalla is an ancient fishing hamlet
and the distance from Colombo is about 95 kms.
boasts of 160 newly refurbished air-conditioned rooms with a stunning
view of the ocean. Triton is another creation of late Geoffrey Bawa.
Triton is more popular for its exotic food, Karaoke and the excursions.
Hotels main Restaurant, Supper Club and Coffee Shop cater to its
clientele with different styles.
nights are our speciality’ said its General Manager Niran
Ratwatta. Lobster Dinner Night, Seafood Night, Sri Lankan Night,
Continental and Bar-be que night are some of the popular theme nights
at the hotel.
and Leisure are two main attracted areas of ther hotel. Triton’s
two sprawling Swimming Pools, Tennis and Badminton courts, water
skiing, diving Billiards, Table Tennis, Chess, Draughts, Darts,
Carrom are very popular amongst guests.
Cultural Show attracts all overseas visitors to experience the traditional
Sri Lankan culture in dance form’ GM said. “Weddings
in Paradise” is another attraction at the hotel. ‘With
a traditional or modern touch, wedding couples from all over the
world come to Triton to get married’ Ratwatte said.
Excursions includes rural living on the Triton Village Tour, a River
Safari with a sumptuous Champagne Breakfast on an island, baby Turtles
being hatched and released to their natural habitat at the Turtle
bar, Seafood restaurant on the beach, 3 bars, Sauna & health
club , Conference facilities, Multi Gym and Sun down Night Club
other popular venues at the hotel. The Healt Spa will be the newest
attraction of the hotel.