Cocobay, Unawatuna has won 4 Trip Advisor awards within the first year of service after opening in early 2013.The 4 prestigious awards are “Travellers Choice 2014”,”Hotels with exceptional service”, “Hotels for romance” and “Small hotels – Sri Lanka”
These awards are in recognition of the outstanding location, top boutique quality up market rooms, The restaurant located right on the beach with a view of Galle Fort, exceptional quality service and the cuisine.The intimate and informal ambiance makes it an attractive destination for honeymooners and other couples too.
Managing Director Vinodh de Silva and the Resident Manager Reny de Silva having an experience of more than 35 years in the field of hospitality said that the country’s tourism industry is flourishing day by day. The present government is in a fast track of development which creates a friendly environment to the travel and tourism industry. Sri Lanka’s tourism industry has succeeded to attract more and more investor’s .So there is no doubt about the future of this field.
The Cocobay is located on the quiet side of Unawatuna in a secluded private beach with a view of the historic Galle Fort which is a UNESCO Heritage Site across the Indian Ocean.The sea during the season is ideal for sea bathing even for children and a great place for light surfing for beginners.
The Japanese temple peace pagoda and the pristine Jungle Beach is just a few minute walk from the resort .
La Mer Restaurant is located right on the beach with the Indian Ocean at your feet and spectacular sunsets .They use the freshest of ingredients to ensure the finest quality of Mediterranean Cuisine. Seafood is delivered daily from the surrounding fishing village while herbs and salads are brought in from the highland.
They also serve imported meats to compliment an array of seafood dishes, yummy Italian Pizza , Pasta, selection of vegetarian food, authentic southern Sri Lankan cuisine and delicious desserts.
Guests can unwind in Unawatuna’s premier lounge bar Chill Out which is warmly furnished to capture your mood in the comfort of AC. It is an ideal place to relax and socialize in a warm atmosphere with a great selection of cocktails, brews, spirits, exclusive handpicked wines, icy tangy fresh juices and light snacks. Cocobay offers a range of five types of luxury accommodation all with a unique view of the Indian Ocean.The hotel also offers free yoga lessons, snorkeling, walk to the Jungle Beach and other activities to compliment your stay. A special feature at the Cocobay is the soap menu and the pillow menu in addition to specially designed amenities