The Safari Tissamaharama****

Located in the banks of the ancient Tissa Wewa (reservoir), 53 roomed The Safari occupies a scenic & outstanding position. Previously known as Tissamaharama Resort, which was a basic guesthouse, the hotel has been transformed into a stylish four-star hotel. Minutes from Tissamaharama town, this is a convenient base from which to explore Tissa’s ancient cultural heritage.Refurbished and rebranded, The Safari is now easily the best hotel in Tissamaharama. The Safari is owned by the Ceylon Hotels Corporation which also owns several guesthouses and hotels across the island including the Galle Face Hotel and the Regency in Colombo and the Queens in Kandy.

A rejuvenating retreat from the daily rigors of urban living, with an extraordinary and refreshing array of features and scenically located by the ancient ‘Tissa Wewa”, The Safari – Tissa comprise 50 rooms, a main dining restaurant, spacious pool area, volleyball court and tennis courts. It is also strategically located close to many places of religious and cultural interest such as much visited Shrine in Kataragama, the great pilgrim shrine, which is dedicated to Skanda, a popular Hindu deity.

Those interested in walking on the “wild side” of life, will never forget the Tissamaharama Resort, which is a mere 30-minutes’ drive to “Yala National Safari Park”.

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