Located along the beautiful sandy beaches of Negombo, Goldi Sands Hotel is the ideal venue if you are looking for a beach holiday full of sand and surf. With easy access to the International Airport, the hotel offers charming and spacious guestrooms that are well appointed while there are many recreation activities that guests can enjoy. From succulent seafood dishes to Italian and Chinese cuisine, guests are in for a treat when dining at the Goldi Sands Hotel.
The Goldi Sands Hotel is located right along the beautiful stretch of beach in Negombo amidst a grove of coconuts overlooking the magnificent Indian Ocean. The drive from the Bandaranaike International Airport in Katunayake takes approximately 15 minutes while there are many taxi services to and from the airport at any given time. The drive to Colombo will depend on the time of day while it takes about 45 minutes to 1 hour.
A variety of 75 air-conditioned double rooms are available at the Goldi Sands Hotel in Negombo while each guestroom includes a private balcony or a terrace with beautiful views of the surroundings. There are a number of amenities in each room while they consist of a telephone, piped music, refrigerator, electronic safe, tea / coffee making facilities and an en-suite bathroom with hot/cold water shower. All rooms are beautifully adorned to compliment the surroundings.
Goldi Sands Hotel offers you the ideal package when it comes to pampering yourself. The hotel offers guests an Ayurvedic Wellness facility where you can enjoy the pleasures and rejuvenation methods of an ancient practice. There are packages and individual massage therapies that can be tailor made to suit your needs. The hotel also specializes in wedding packages while there are professional services that will cater to all your needs to make the event memorable to you. Various social events, corporate functions and seminars can also be catered.
The restaurant is a wonderful place to enjoy fresh seafood dishes and beverages. There is a wide variety of dishes in the a la carte menu that consists of International as well as local cuisine. Theme nights are also held at the main restaurant as well as the Beach Hut restaurant that include Italian, Chinese, International Buffet spreads and a massive seafood extravaganza. The beach barbecue is always a mouth-watering treat. The bar provides you the opportunity to enjoy fine wines, liqueurs and various cocktails while you can also enjoy a game of pool. Goldi Sands Hotel also consists of a large fresh water swimming pool, a shopping arcade, live bands and various entertainment options.
You can explore Negombo which was an ancient trading port and now a bustling fishing town with many commercialized venues. With a majority of Catholics, the town of Negombo has many landmarks belonging to the Dutch and Portuguese era with many churches, forts and old ramparts still standing majestically. Negombo is also considered to be a tourist hot spot with many water sports such as wind surfing and diving activities available along the coast. There are many coral reefs in the area while catamaran rides can also be arranged.