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The Notary's House

About the notary's house, Negombo

The Notary’s House is a boutique hotel with just six rooms, set within large manicured gardens and surrounded by a coconut grove. Despite being just a 45 minute drive from Colombo’s international airport, the property’s peaceful lakeside setting creates a tranquil and relaxing atmosphere. Rooms are tastefully decorated with antique Sri Lankan furnishings, with large balconies overlooking the lake and gardens. 

The laidback approach and convenient location of The Notary’s House make it the perfect place to start or end your Sri Lankan safari.

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Style

A peaceful heritage property with large manicured gardens.

Setting

The Notary’s House is located beside a lake in the Sri Lankan countryside, a 45 minute drive from the international airport and 30 minutes from the coastal city of Negombo. 

Accommodation & Facilities

The property contains just six rooms, including three standard and three deluxe rooms. Rooms are spacious with an ensuite bathroom and large balcony overlooking the gardens, and are furnished in traditional antiques and colourful fabrics. The hotel also features a restaurant, garden pavilion and infinity pool with views over the lake.

Dining

The restaurant serves a mixture of traditional Sri Lankan and international cuisine, with a seasonal menu that changes regularly. Meals can also be served in the pavilion, offering a more intimate and romantic setting. 

Activities

Guided tours to the local temple can be arranged at the hotel, and there are also bikes available for exploring the surrounding countryside. 

Child Policy

Children welcome. 

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