nature at the Light House
The third week of ‘Jetwing -
TV Times Vacation Competition’ will feature 'Light
House Hotel and Spa' in Galle.
This competition is organized by Jetwing
Group of Hotels together with TV Times, in which TV
Times readers can win lots of weekend vacations, dinner
vouchers, gift vouchers, Spa treatments and many more.
This will enable our ardent readers
to win their holidays by answering simple questions.
All you have to do is to read the story and answer two
simple questions given in the coupon below and post
it to the address given.
All answers should be on TV Times
Coupon No 3 and no photo copies are valid for the competition.
All entry coupons should be pasted on post cards and
sent to, 'Jetwing - TV Times Vacation Competition -
3', C/o TV Times, No 8, Hunupitiya Cross Road, Colombo
2 on or before October 27.
The winner will get a gift voucher
for a special Spa treatment at the hotel.
Lighthouse Hotel and Spa is one of
Sri Lanka's most sophisticated and modern destinations.
Located on a hillock between the Galle Road and the
Indian Ocean, just a couple of kilometres ahead of City
of Galle, Lighthouse Hotel is another creation of world
famous architect late Geoffrey Bawa
|GM Chamin Wickremasinghe
Inspired by the Dutch influence in
Sri Lanka, the hotel exudes a touch of history and class
and offers guests an exquisite cuisine experience, a
number of adventure excursions and a world class Spa.
Elimis Products, the name synonymous,
with top Spas in the world are now available at Lighthouse.
‘We have introduced this brand
to our Spa, mainly to keep the world standards. We offer
top spa facilities on par with world class treatments’
said Chamin Wickremasinghe, the General Manager of the
Massages, including anti stress head,
neck and shoulder massage, Thai Yoga massage, 'Adam
and Eve Serenity' (romantic couple massage), reflexology
and aromatherapy are some of the popular treatments.
‘Body works and Facials with
herbal, honey and cucumber based treatments and three
day packages are popular with overseas residence’
Spa Dining is also a popular attraction,
where the 'Adam and Eve Treatment' will last long for
a three hour with special spa based cuisine. This is
the most expensive with US 350 tag and newly introduced
after almost three year operation.
Hotel boasts of high quality 60 deluxe
rooms and three Suites (Ibn Batuta - Moroccan Design,
The Fa Hsien -A Taste of China and Spielbergen - The
All rooms are sea view with a private
balcony or terrace and with all modern facilities including
smoke detectors, direct dial telephone with IDD facility,
TV with local and International Channels, Channeled
Music, hair dryer with electric shaver, mini bar and
Cardamom Café, the 24 hour
restaurant is the main dining area and Cinnamon Room
is for Fine Dining experience. Anchor Bar & Grill
(Pool Side Bar and Café) and 'Coats of Arms'
the bar with different style are some of the popular
attractions of the hotel
'In addition to the regular menus being
featured in the above restaurants, we now feature a
'Heart Healthy Food' menu for the benefit of those on
special dietary restrictions' Chamin said.
Tea is a major player in the menu
now and the hotel has introduced a special Tea Menu,
simply to promote the world's best tea.
Breakfast Tea (Dimbulla BOP Breakfast
Blend BOP), All Day Tea ( Kandy FBOP, Ruhunu OP), Afternoon
Tea (Udu Pussellawa BOP ), After Dinner Tea (Uva Seasonal
Best light FPEK, Uva Seasonal Best Dark),Green Tea,
Organic Tea, Biodynamic Organic Tea and Flavoured Tea
are top names in the tea menu.
'This is a new concept and it is getting
popular. Foreigners are really keen on this and tour
groups enrouted just for this special menu' Mr Wickremasinghe
Light House Nature Tour packages are
the biggest attraction of the adventure tourists.
Kanneliya Forest Reserve, Hiyare Rainforest
Park, Kottawa Forest Reserve,Yala nd Uda Walawe and
Singharaja Rain Forest are popular places of visit and
apart from that, Fort, trip to Mangrove Lagoon, Seashore
Trail and Boat Safari come as history and nature tours.
'The residence naturalists is the
main pillar behind this nature exploration'
Today we announce the very
first winner of 'Jetwing - TV Times Vacation Competition
- No. 1'.
The winner is Prashanth Ariyawansa
22 Division Headquarters, Plantain Point, Trincomalee.
Congrats Prashanth, you are
the lucky winner of the Competition - No. 1'. You will
get a voucher for two for over stay at Hunas Fall Hotel.
The Jetwing Office will get
in touch with you soon.
The correct answers are Hunas Falls
is situated in Matale District and the name of the falcon
Keep on reading TV Times for more
Pix by Nilan Maligaspe