The Residence by UGA

Nestled between the shady Park Street and the tranquil lakeside Buddhist temple of Gangarama

 

Nestled between the shady Park Street and the tranquil lakeside Buddhist temple of Gangarama, Residence by Uga Escapes is one of the most lavish boutique hotels in Colombo. Built back in the 19th Century by a wealthy barrister by the name of Sheikh Salehboy Moosajee, this Victorian townhouse once welcomed governors, maharajas, nobility, and the cream of Ceylon’s colonial society.

1-2 Bedrooms from 120++ US$ / night (2 nights minimum) Long stay monthly rates extended and enjoy special discount - On request

Highlights

INDULGE

Today, Residence is a unique 11-suite luxury resort in the heart of Sri Lanka’s commercial capital, offering guests the perfect secluded spot from which to explore the bustling city of Colombo.

RELAX

Despite being in the centre of the city, the resort is located in an oasis of serenity, magically cut off from the bustle outside. Moreover, the rooms at Residence have been meticulously planned to incorporate urban elegance and supreme comfort – the perfect amalgamation of colonial Sri Lanka and modern luxury.

EXPLORE
Within this cauldron of culture and colour, there are plenty of things to do in Colombo, Sri Lanka. This cosmopolitan Asian port city offers you a host of stylish contemporary eateries, galleries, and museums, as well as markets, shops, and historical sites. The city also boasts a lively nightlife and is great for a weekend of shopping.

SERVICES AT THE RESIDENCE

  • 24-hour suite service
  • 24-hour en suite dining
  • 100-seat fine-dining restaurant
  • 30-seat bar featuring a selection of premium whiskies
  • En suite safe
  • Two private dining rooms
  • 16m swimming pool and modern gym
  • Library
  • Business centre

THE RESIDENCE

Uga Escapes has a range of perfectly positioned resorts in prominent locations around this beautiful island. Within that chain, Residence is considered an urban delight and among the best hotels in Colombo.

Despite being in the centre of the city, the resort is located in an oasis of serenity, magically cut off from the bustle outside. Moreover, the rooms at Residence have been meticulously planned to incorporate urban elegance and supreme comfort – the perfect amalgamation of colonial Sri Lanka and modern luxury.

Location

Located on the cliffs above the seaside town of Kamala on the west coast of Phuket on a stretch of coastal road known as ‘Millionaire’s Row’, alongside some of South East Asia’s most sought-after luxury villas.   Baan Paa Talee Estate lies just south of Kamala Beach on Phuket’s west coast and is part of the exclusive Cape Amarin private estate, set on a dramatic rocky headland with spectacular views out over the Andaman Sea.

Accommodation

  • Park Suite
  • Residence suite

Accommodation

Uga Escapes has a range of perfectly positioned resorts in prominent locations around this beautiful island. Within that chain, Residence is considered an urban delight and among the best hotels in Colombo.

Despite being in the centre of the city, the resort is located in an oasis of serenity, magically cut off from the bustle outside. Moreover, the rooms at Residence have been meticulously planned to incorporate urban elegance and supreme comfort – the perfect amalgamation of colonial Sri Lanka and modern luxury.
Our Park Suites feature lavish furnishing, florid rugs, and stylish décor to complement spacious en-suite bathrooms and private outdoor courtyards.
The Residence Suite will have you feeling like royalty during your stay with us. This abode combines Sri Lanka’s distinct interior styling with all the latest amenities, while its 900-sqft courtyard is certainly its unforgettable highlight.

Quick Facts

Why The Residence: a range of perfectly positioned resorts in prominent locations around this beautiful island. Within that chain, Residence is considered an urban delight and among the best hotels in Colombo.
  • 180 year old mansion converted in to a trendy boutique hotel
  • Calm oasis in the heart of the city
  • Home to the best restaurant in the Colombo the Rare bar and kitchen
  • 11 suite property that provides ultimate privacy and exclusivity
  • Largest collection of whiskeys in Colombo
  • Largest suites in the City centre
  • Located between the largest temple in Colombo and the vibrant nightlife location park street mews.

Rates

What it will cost -Rates from … From 120++ US$ /night

10NO OF ROOMS
800 SQ FTROOM SIZE

Park Suites Features

  • Large Queen Bed
  • Living area
  • Mini courtyard
  • 42 Inch LED TV
  • Large bathroom with rain shower
  • Cable Television
  • Safe
  • Mini Bar
  • Complimentary WI-FI
  • Tea Making Facilities
  • Espresso Machine
  • Two bath robes
  • Hair Dryer
  • 24 hour room service
  • Fruit Platter
  • Bluetooth enabled Geneva sound system

Special Offers

Great Savings | Outstanding Flexibility , Special offers on request for members only

Promoti0n:

  • Long stay and monthly rental on request available
  • Contact our travel advisors for longer stay prices.

    At &Seleqt we understand that flexibility is required for travel planning in the current COVID-19 scenario, so should your flights be cancelled or a government travel advisory require you to be quarantined, we guarantee a full refund. Terms and conditions apply. Book with confidence and stay safe.

    Terms and conditions:
    – special disocunt for long monthly rental and buy out of the estate – on request
    – Guaranteed refund conditions apply at the time of booking

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Real-time Availability

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Uga Residence is a unique 11-suite luxury resort in the heart of Sri Lanka’s commercial capital, offering guests the perfect secluded spot from which to explore the bustling city of Colombo.

We are at your disposal to answer your wishes and make sure your stay is unforgettable.

Nestled between the shady Park Street and the tranquil lakeside Buddhist temple of Gangarama, Uga Residence is one of the most lavish boutique hotels in Colombo.
Built back in the 19th Century by a wealthy barrister by the name of Sheikh Salehboy Moosajee, this Victorian townhouse once welcomed governors, maharajas, nobility, and the cream of Ceylon’s colonial society.

Why we Love it  …

Actives - Culture - Friends

One of the greatest advantages of staying in the Residence by UGA is the personalized service provided by dedicated staff

The staff at The Residence by UGA have been professionally trained and will do their utmost to please with their warm and friendly Thai hospitality, but let your villa manager know how much staff presence you’re comfortable with – for example, at mealtimes only, or on hand to serve iced drinks throughout the day – and service can be tailored to suit your preferences.

A Soft Adventure & Romance

The first days of a lifetime together are a memory to cherish and what better way to celebrate starting a secluded stay than at The Residence by UGA– your very own private luxury villa

Wake up in the most romantic bedroom ever designed, spend the day exploring the area and the city center. Enjoy a bottle of champagne and the most beautiful kiss while watching the sunset. Grill lobsters for dinner, dive into each other’s eyes under the stars, swim naked in the moonlight, and fall asleep in each other’s arms.

Mountain Biking, Jungle Trekking, culinary city tour , …name it !!

Away from it all ...

Embark on a city tour and visit Galle Face Green, the Dutch Hospital, and explore the lively nightlife, restaurants, and bars around Colombo.

Colombo is a colorful tapestry of various cultures and is one of the best places to explore all of Sri Lanka’s history, from ancient Buddhist temples and stunning colonial architecture to the modern shops and art galleries that line the capital’s streets. Those seeking an exciting nightlife will welcome the wide range of bars and restaurants that have emerged in recent years, which cover a variety of international cuisine as well as offer traditional Sri Lankan delicacies. Wander round Colombo (or go on a tuk tuk tour) and see the historic, sea-facing Galle Face Green, a host of temples, churches, kovils and mosques, the tranquil Viharamahadevi Park, National Museum, Colombo Fort and various art galleries selling local pieces

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