Mackwoods, pioneer plantation in the tropical paradise then known as Ceylon, have come up with an array of luxury boutique villas that set within plantations and other natural settings, allowing one to be secluded and be in harmony, and the Taproposa Hotel at Yala is one such landmark.
Taprospa Resorts brings with it this unique and rich Mackwoods heritage of over 165 years with an enduring commitment to excellence. Looking over the idyllic Tissa Lake, the hotel is unique in every way, and it is even possible for one to reach the hotel not just by land, but by air as well. Although road takes about 6 hours from the Colombo International Airport, the air facility where one can land the Tissa Lake nearby, will cut it down to just 60 minutes!
The hotel is furnished with a dozen of regular air-con rooms and 3 top-quality rooms with terraces/ balconies. Other facilities include Room service, Hot/Cold water, Fan, Satellite Television, Telephone, Safety lockers and private bathrooms. The 3 non-regular rooms come with king size beds, tea/coffee making facilities, and comparably a more modern bathroom with Shower cubicles and blow dryers.
Close proximity many of the wild life hot spots and archaeological sites make the location of the hotel ideal for guests. Protected wild life sanctuaries including the popular Yala and Udawalawe, as well as Buttala and Bundala can be easily reached from the hotel. Archaeological sites nearby include Katharagama, Kirinda, Situlpawwa, Hambantota Saltern and the hot springs of Suriyawewa.
The hotel also houses a beautiful garden, stunningly located infinity pool, indoor Restaurant and an open air deck which gives a mesmerising view of the Tissa Lake, a Bar on the 1st floor and a TV lounge as well. There is wireless internet too for those who wish to make internet contact from this hidden heaven.