ABOUT Jetwing Lighthouse

Jetwing Lighthouse is a 5 star luxury Sri Lanka Hotel that nestles on a small hillock shaded with Coconut Palm trees, on a perfect location for a tropical beach resort hotel, right on the beach at the south western coastal town of Galle, Sri Lanka.

The hotel affords wonderful views over the Indian Ocean. Jetwing Lighthouse, an elegant and tranquil Sri Lanka beach resort, is a member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World. Designed by the world renowned architect of Sri Lanka, Jeffrey Bawa in the tradition of Colonial Dutch Architecture of a Fort City, Jetwing Lighthouse hotel is another architectural masterpiece among the Sri Lanka Hotels. The reception of the hotel exposes an outstanding spiral staircase lined up with stylish metal sculptures of Portuguese soldiers of colonial era at battle.


Jetwing Lighthouse which is located in the historical city of Galle is a hotel that offers you luxurious settings in a traditional and aesthetic atmosphere. With the beach nearby, and elegance at every turn, guests can experience a clam holiday at the hotel. Deluxe rooms and suites are on offer while a few facilities out of the many include swimming pools, wedding packages, spa facilities, fine dining options and also conference facilities.


Offering a reminiscent portrayal of a bygone era, the city of Galle offers a mix of history, culture and unreal beauty. Galle which is found along the southern coastal belt of the island of Sri Lanka is home to the Jetwing Lighthouse Hotel. The distance from the Bandaranaike International Airport is approximately 146km while Colombo is about 109km away. Public transport options are widely available while routes include the Colombo - Galle main motorway and also the Southern Expressway.


Jetwing Lighthouse is popularly known for its luxury as well as artistic design. The hotel consists of 60 deluxe rooms and three exotic themed suites for guests to choose from while enjoying the peacefulness and luxury. With crispy linen and fine surroundings all rooms include central air-conditioning, telephone with IDD facility, mini bar with local and foreign brands, bathroom with separate shower enclosure, luxury bathtub, hot and cold water, private terrace or balcony with a clear view of the Indian ocean, widescreen LCD television with international and local channels, tea/coffee making facility, kettle, in room safe, hair dryer, bathrobes, slippers and umbrella, iron and ironing board. Additional facilities in suites include a kitchenette, a separate living area with a widescreen LCD television and also an extended balcony.


Apart from luxurious accommodation facilities, Jetwing Lighthouse offers far better options when it comes to dining. The Cardamom Cafe which is the hotel's main restaurant offers lavish buffet spreads throughout the day. For an elegant fine dining experience and unforgettable seafood feasts, the Cinnamon Room beckons you in the evening. Guests can enjoy snacks and drinks all day long at the Anchor Bar and Grill while the Coats of Arms bar provides guests an elegant atmosphere where they can enjoy a sunset and unwind through the night.

Jetwing Lighthouse consists of two conference venues while it's also a perfect venue for weddings. There are various wedding packages that you can choose from. Other facilities include a spa, a fully equipped gymnasium, two swimming pools, a kiddies pool, flood lit tennis, squash, table tennis, a pool table, yoga and meditation facilities and also a gift shop.


The Southern coast offers you a myriad of sights that you can explore. Starting off from the historical Galle Fort with its old buildings and ramparts that still stand magnificently to the calm and blue seas of Unawatuna, the South coast has always been a much visited place. For more adventure, you can arrange snorkelling and diving sessions, while you can also contact the hotel and organize whale watching tours. Nature walks can be enjoyed to nearby forest reserves.

Our Facilities



Whether you are just looking for a few hours of pampering or a holistic holiday experience, you will find pure bliss at the Jetwing Lighthouse Spa. Hotels in Sri Lanka that offer such specialised facilities are few, and with an unparalleled range of luxurious treatments for you to choose from, we certainly rank amongst the very best. & Set away from the main hotel buildings in a secluded corner, this beautifully designed spa is surrounded by palms. It faces its own large pool, with the sweeping beach and ocean on one side making it an isolated spot of privacy. Open from 9 am to 8 pm every single day, the spa offers you every luxury from a simple massage to a full programme of specialised healing.You can choose your indulgence from an extensive spa menu which includes our renowned signature treatments and traditional Ayurvedic care. We provide free consultation and 3 to 5 day spa programs may be arranged for our long staying guests, and your package can be tailored to fit individual requirements too.
It is not just the unique architecture and luxuries that draw visitors from near and far to our hotel. Dining in Galle at our legendary restaurants have become somewhat of a tradition for epicureans of discerning tastes, many of whom drive south from Colombo and elsewhere. For here, you can let indulgence reign supreme.Light or ‘haute’, cuisine is an art form. Presided by renowned chef Nihal Senanayke, the signature fare from our kitchens is much sought after.  Our fondues are famed, our seafood specials longingly remembered in lands afar. In the refined ambience of the Cinnamon Room determine for yourself its reputed fine dining experience. For a more laid back but equally impressive feast, the Cardamom Cafe hosts buffets most grand.  Scrumptious snacks will tempt you throughout the day at the Anchor Bar & Grill – and follow you to the poolside of course.  Find your way to the Coat of Arms Bar – named after its exquisite batik ceiling, and the best of spirits, liquid and otherwise, awaits you there.
Offering some of the best facilities and one of the most beautiful locations in Sri Lanka, conference venues at Jetwing Lighthouse have a charm of their own. Housed within the structure of the hotel rather than away from it, the two conference halls – The Galle Room and the larger Eddystone Hall, also embrace the hotel’s unique design theme into their fold.All the requisite facilities that make business a pleasure are yours as standard for both, and if you have any special requirement for your meeting or conference, all you need to do is ask and we will oblige you. As a perfect destination for weddings and special events, our scenic beauty and magnificent ocean views are hard to equal.And that’s not all, gourmet cuisine and exceptional standards of service are also yours of course. Talk to our event planners and every detail will be organised to your specifications, so you can rest assured of success.