Cape Weligama

Weligama, Sri Lanka

Fabled adventure and serenity, now fully actualized.

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Property Overview

Cape Weligama captures the wild coastal beauty of the deep south of Sri Lanka. The resort's charms include a clifftop perch above the lull of the Indian Ocean, delicious dining, soothing spa treatments, and a twelve-acre blue-and-green expanse. Maximizing its clifftop perch, guests are invited to dive into the many beachside activities offered, from swims in the crescent-shaped Moon Pool to surfing, scuba diving, and whale-watching in nearby Mirissa. Refined dining, artful cocktails, and soothing spa treatments await back on dry land.


SmartFlyer Exclusives

  • Early Check-in and Late Check-out (subject to availability)
  • Upgrade to Next Category (subject to availability)
  • Personalized Welcome Note and Amenity
  • VIP Exclusive Experience: Private Dinner at a Scenic Location (if booked on half board basis and above)


Agent Tips

  • Guests are invited to join their Cape Weligama Socials where their mixologist serves a choice of complimentary cocktails and mocktails, alongside irresistible canapés rustled up by the chefs. Paying homage to the resort's tea origins, their signature cocktail has Earl grey infused gin, fresh lemon juice, a touch of egg white, and finished off with lashings of fresh local cinnamon.
  • Their take on the signature Sri Lankan Kothu Rotti is a must-try for any meal of the day.
  • The tea factory tour is a must. Your personal tea master will guide you through the ins and outs of how Sri Lankan tea is procured, including the rare Virgin White Tea.

Drawing upon Sri Lanka’s rich history as a magnet for voyagers, poets, and traders.

Guests at Cape Weligama can choose from thirty-nine villas and suites: suites and villas are modeled after a seaside Sri Lankan village. Named after famous writers and poets who once called Ceylon home, the resort suites are located close to the family-friendly Cove Pool in the lower portion of the resort. Offering maximum privacy and independence, their villas are tucked away in eight private, stone-walled gardens, with abundant greenery and fifteen-meter shared pools. Villas take their names from famous explorers, reflecting Cape Weligama’s adventurous streak.
Pool + Gym

Panoramic views of the Indian Ocean and the palm-clad clifftops.

The resort is home to a distinctly shaped Moon Pool with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean and the palm-clad clifftops. There's also the family-friendly Cove Pool, set amid lush green grounds with sweeping ocean views. The resort also has a spacious, air-conditioned gym boasting an impressive array of Cybex equipment.

A talented team of Balinese therapists.

The Sanctuary Spa is tucked away close to the open-air Reception. The spa is home to a talented team of Balinese therapists who welcome you into this peaceful retreat. While there, take advantage of their range of rejuvenating treatments inspired by Ayurvedic and Asian healing traditions. Some signature treatments include a body massage using homemade warm healing compresses, as well as a hot lava shell massage: the world’s first self-heating massage therapy.
Restaurant + Bar

Woven with the island's deep-rooted history.

From elevated clifftop locations with panoramic Indian Ocean views to an intimate, 'chef's table' style dining experience at Tableau, every dining experience is woven with the deep roots connecting Cape Weligama to the island’s rich history. Ocean Terrace offers all-day dining, from traditional Sri Lankan breakfasts to daily chef-created menus featuring the best of what’s freshly caught and harvested. Tableau is an intimate dining experience where you'll be welcomed to feast on a menu personalized to your tastes by the host chef. Mellow out at the Surf Bar, a relaxed and casual setting that offers refreshing cocktails, local beers, and a variety of light bites and snacks, all served in a laid-back atmosphere with stunning views of the Indian Ocean. Signature cocktails are updated frequently, with their resident mixologist being inspired by what is in season.
  • Who's it for?
    With its villa accommodations that offer the utmost privacy and legroom, Cape Weligama is ideal for groups and families seeking a tranquil escape to reconnect with one another. Between the warm Sri Lankan hospitality refined service, gourmet cuisine, and a plethora of on-property activations, guests of all ages are sure to have a memorable stay.
  • Location
    Cape Weligama is located on the coast of Weligama, a township outside of Colombo and reachable by two-hour ground transfer.

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