Dolphin Beach Resort (formerly Dolphin Beach) 
5 star

Illanthadiya, Kalpitiya, 61360  - show map

Resort Overview

Stylish and eco-friendly, Dolphin Beach features luxurious tents next to a private stretch on Alankuda Beach, Sri Lanka. Blue skies, clear waters of the Indian Ocean and friendly dolphins will accompany guests on their stay. On-site water sports activities and free Wi-Fi are also available.

Decorated in rich and bright orange, all air-conditioned tents feature a spacious verandah with comfortable seating. En suite bathrooms are equipped with a relaxing rainshower.

Dolphin Beach is 18 km from Palavi Railway Station and 20 km from Kalpitiya Town. It is a 2.5-hour drive to Colombo City and a 2-hour drive, or 110 km, from Bandaranaike International Airport.

Guests can arrange day trips at the tour desk, or enjoy free bicycle rides to explore the area. Laundry and dry cleaning services are also provided by the hotel. Guests can also relax at the Ayurveda Spa or take exciting kite surfing lessons at in-house school

Authentic Sri Lankan cuisine, as well as delicious international buffet spreads, can be enjoyed at the open-air restaurant, which also features an à la carte menu. Beach barbecues can also be arranged by the hotel. A daily breakfast can be served on the beach.

Formerly Dolphin Beach Alankuda

Before April 2019 Dolphin Beach Resort was known as Dolphin Beach Alankuda

Traveller reviews

Click to write a review and share your experience of Dolphin Beach Resort with other travellers.


Lock in a great price now and relax with our Price Guardian working for you

Hotel prices fluctuate. Book now, we will check prices each day for you and then let you know how to re-book if an even better price becomes available.
When would you like to stay at Dolphin Beach Resort ?
This well-designed tent comes with air-conditioning, a telephone and a private verandah. En suite bathroom has a relaxing rainshower.

Enter dates to see room photos
Featuring 2 bedrooms, this well-designed tent comes with air-conditioning, a telephone and a private verandah. En suite bathroom has a relaxing rainshower.

Enter dates to see room photos

Facilities of Dolphin Beach Resort

Free parking, On-site parking, Parking, Private parking, WiFi everywhere

Canoeing, Cycling, Darts, Diving, Fishing, Skiing, Snorkelling, Water sport facilities (on site), Windsurfing

Free WiFi, Internet services, WiFi

Food & Drink
Bar, BBQ facilities, Breakfast in the room, Packed lunches, Restaurant, Room service, Snack bar, Special diet menus (on request)

Pools and wellness
Beachfront, Massage, Outdoor pool, Outdoor pool (all year)

Airport shuttle, Airport shuttle (surcharge), Bikes available (free), Car hire, Shuttle service (surcharge)

Front-desk/reception area services
Currency exchange, Express check-in/check-out, Luggage storage, Private check-in/check-out, Safety deposit box, Tour desk, Valet parking

Common areas
Garden, Library, Sun terrace, Terrace

Entertainment and children services
Babysitting/child services

Cleaning services
Daily maid service, Dry cleaning, Ironing service, Laundry, Trouser press

Business facilities

Air conditioning, Family rooms, Non-smoking rooms

Hotel Policies

12:00- hours

Untill 10:00 hours

Cancellation / Prepayment
Cancellation, prepayment and 'book now pay later' policies vary according to room type. Please check the room conditions when selecting your room above.

Accepted credit cards
The hotel reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.

The fine print
Please inform Dolphin Beach Resort in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation. Please note that the property provides complimentary driver's accommodation.
All children are welcome. Any child between 6 - 12 years will be charged 38 USD per child on a per night basis. The child rate needs to be paid directly at the property.

Last updated: 22 Jan 2022 - Update now

Setup a Price watch for Dolphin Beach Resort

Each day we'll check prices and send you an email for your selected dates at Dolphin Beach Resort. If you don't have specific dates but would like to check prices for say next weekend or say next month we can check the price too.

Hotels Nearby

Distance : 0.4 KM

Omeesha by Atmosphere Ceylon Beach Road,...

3 star
Distance : 0.42 KM

Ilanthiadia, Norochole, Kalpitiya, Alank...

Distance : 1.19 KM

Nuwarawatta, Kalpitiya, 61360, Sri Lanka

Kalpitiya hotel deals delivered



Click for hotel map including nearby hotels

Book with

  • Free cancellation on most rooms
  • Huge range of over 2M+ hotels, resorts, apartments, holiday homes + more
  • Compare, book & save $
  • No booking fees
  • Best price guarantee
  • Price guardian™ Don't book without it.
  • 100% Australian owned
  • Daily deals for inspiration to take a break!

Our Customers

  • The Sebel Hawkesbury was excellent. Great friendly staff and excellent rooms. 11/10 Highly recommend this Hotel
    A Denman
  • .... reservation process was fast and smooth. Grand Hyatt hotel has met our expectations. Our flight was very late and they allowed us to have late check out at 4 pm without extra charges. Definitely we will book again with
    D Purnamasari
  • Booking our hotel was a fast and painless process with A tick for your company.
    C Lee
  • The resevation service was simple to use and efficient.
    L Britz