Maaya is an Exclusive Private Accommodation Concept for those who do not wish to be disturbed by bothersome neighbours you may come across in an usual Hotel. it is a Select retreat, built on large boulders with a RUSTIC INTERIOR with private viewing decks from the 2 main bedrooms that offer an unbelievable view of the aquamarine ocean. The pool too is all yours. You can dine in private with the background symphony of the ocean, . Granite carved elephants greets you and a solid granite stairway leads you into the house. Natural granite giving the rustic environment. The bedrooms are exclusively designed with four-poster King sized beds. You can relax on the Dutch styled sofa on the deck enjoy the splashing of waves. The bathrooms are unique in design. 2 main rooms in the villa is included in the price. The 2 smaller rooms are optional and will be closed for exclusive accommodation
The rates given are for 2 rooms. The additional 2 smaller rooms are available for a nominal rate of 30 euros per extra room. The smaller 3rd and 4th rooms have power showers but no baths
AC for the 2 main rooms (5 euro/room/day) and Internet dongle (2.50 euro per day) is optional
Whale and Dolphin Watching from Galle: Whale and Dolphin Watching service operated by the Navy is available from the Galle Harbour November to April.
Turtles are often seen from the MAAYA resort Balcony (SEE REVIEWS)
The new Expressway from Colombo is now open and the van hire adds the toll as an additional fee. The travel time is reduced by 2 hours.
Air taxi Serveces: A new air taxi service is being operated by the Air Force and interesting venues can be visited. It will also be possible to travel to and from the airport. The helicopters have to be chartered. but expensive
The Sri Lankan Airlines Airlines runs a service with seaplanes from Colombo to Koggala daily for 80US$ per person (may be changed) one way once a day at fixed times.
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Talpe is a calm township on the South Coast of Sri Lanka where the beach is lined with coconut trees till eternity. The well know holiday resort, Unawatuna, listed as one of the best 10 beaches, is about 3 Kilometers North of Maaya and further South about a Kilometer away is the world famous beach of Koggala. Talpe is fast becoming popular for holiday makers who seek exclusive and private accommodation. It is 127 km south of Colombo and 12 km South of Galle on the main road. Access is by road by taxi/van or by bus or by train. The Talpe railway station is across the road from Maaya. Helicopters (air Force) and sea planes (Sri Lankan airlines) transfer tourists from Colombo to the Koggala airport / Lake for quick travel by air-taxi. A new Highway is operational now and a toll fee is charged
Other Activities: whale and dolphin watching Nov-April