If you’re looking for the ultimate Sri Lankan experience, JH Villa is the perfect choice. This colonial Portuguese estate has been lovingly restored into a lavish six-bedroom villa with a 15-metre pool surrounded by lush gardens. You can reach the beach in a five-minute stroll and guests enjoy access to a private beach house. To make the most of your time in Sri Lanka, the villa sits just 10 kilometres from the UNESCO protected Galle Fort.
From US $1,100 /night
Habaraduwa, Sri Lanka – 6 Bedrooms
JH Villa is a dream villa in Sri Lanka: historic colonial estate with a 15-metre pool, lush gardens and five-minute walk to the beach.
Payment is made using the villa’s preferred currency (usually USD). The amount displayed is indicative and based on today’s exchange rate.
JH Villa Overview
Sleeps: 12 guests (14 max)
- Air conditioned bedrooms
- Nespresso machine
- Private pool
- Satellite TV
- Free Wi-Fi access
- In-room safe
- iPod dock
- Baby cot
- Baby highchair
- Breakfast daily
- Welcome drink on arrival
- Fruit basket on arrival
- Villa manager
- Security guards
- Children under 2yrs free
- Extra bed child USD $20 per night
- Extra bed adult USD $30 per night
- Set menu lunch or dinner USD $23 per person
- Priced menu available
- Airport transfers
- Spa services
Contact our Villa Specialists to find out if your dates are eligible for our Last Minute discounts.
Contact our Villa Specialists to find out if your dates are eligible for our Early Bird discounts.
JH Villa Living
JH Villa offers the best of Sri Lanka in one fell swoop. What was once a Portuguese colonial estate has been transformed into a modern villa which maintains the estate’s historic charm and integrity. The gardens are an event onto themselves with palm trees, water features, orchids and bird song surrounding a sparkling private pool.
The villa is centred around the living room, which is cooled by ceiling fans. The room features white sofas and cool tiled floors and the doorways feature beautiful wooden carvings.
The living room extends to the formal dining area, where a dining table sits overlooking a beautiful lily pond. The fully-equipped kitchen includes a double fridge, freezer, wine cooled, stove and oven.
Garden & Pool
The villa’s lush gardens include water features, orchids and vast lawns. The centre piece is the 15-metre pool, which is surrounded by 12 sun beds and six parasols. There’s an open-plan pavilion which works as an alfresco dining room and is a great spot for practicing yoga. The villa sits within a five-minute walk of the beach where guests have access to a private beach house. The house features a sitting area, kitchen and guest bathroom with great views of the ocean. The beach itself has white sands and offers great swimming conditions.
JH Villa Bedrooms
JH Villa has six bedrooms, each one named after a precious gem stone. Five rooms feature king-sized beds. The sixth room comes with two single beds which can also be set up as a king-sized bed if needed.
The Ruby bedroom is located in the main house and features a king-sized four-poster bed. The room opens to a large furnished veranda. The room comes with a TV, safety box, mini fridge and a Nespresso machine. The ensuite bathroom features a shower.
1 King Bed
The Jade room is also located in the main building. This room is fitted with a king-sized bed, satellite TV, mini fridge and a Nespresso machine. The room opens to a large veranda and features an ensuite bathroom with a shower. This room can sleep one extra guest on a sofa bed at an extra charge.
1 King Bed
The Emerald room also occupies the main house and offers access to a spacious veranda. The room is fitted with a king-sized four-poster bed, mini fridge, in-room safe, Nespresso machine and an ensuite with a shower, free standing bathtub and dual vanities.
1 King Bed
Bathroom (Bath + Shower)
The Topaz room is located in a separate garden bungalow with a private veranda. This room also has its own open-plan living area with a kitchen and dining area. The bedroom features a king bed, mini fridge, in-room safe, Nespresso machine and an ensuite bathroom with a shower.
1 King Bed
The Sapphire room features a king-sized four-poster bed and an adjoining living room with a single bed/sofa. The bedroom features a Nespresso machine, mini fridge, satellite TV and an in-room safe. The beautiful ensuite bathroom is furnished with double basins, a shower and a bathtub. This room can sleep one extra guest on a sofa bed at an extra charge.
1 King Bed
Bathroom (Bath + Shower)
The Amethyst room offers flexibility as it comes with two single beds which can also be set up as a king bed if needed. The room also includes coffee and tea making facilities, in-room safe and an ensuite bathroom fitted with a shower.
1 King Bed or 2 Singles
JH Villa Layout
JH Villa is centred around the spacious living and dining room, with doors opening to the villa’s main entrance. The villa features six bedrooms, all with ensuite bathrooms. The villa has a 15-metre long swimming pool. Guests also have access to JH Beach House; an exclusive beach bungalow located a five-minute walk from the villa.
JH Villa Staff
Your stay in JH Villa is made enjoyable by the professional staff. JH Villa’s staff have been professionally trained and will do their utmost to please with their warm and friendly hospitality.
JH Villa’s experienced and knowledgeable manager is responsible for the overall operation of the villa. The villa manager will oversee and coordinate the staff and property and assist you during your stay.
You didn’t think you would be expected to clean while enjoying time off did you? All of our villas include housekeeping to tidy up the villa, arrange the laundry services, wash up and simply make sure you don’t lift a finger whilst on holiday with the family.
Butlers are on hand 24 hours per day to assist with serving during meal times and attend to other guest requirements throughout your stay.
The villa’s skilled private chef will happily prepare anything from the Western, Asian, vegetarian and children’s suggestion menus, as well as discuss special requests and dietary requirements. There is a three-course set menu each day for lunch or dinner costing USD $23 per person per meal. Guests have a choice of two starters and two main courses and dessert. There is also an à la carte all-day dining menu. We can also organise a beautiful lunch at JH Beach House, prepared by our chef (booking in advance advised). The chef and his team are flexible – if you let us know of any special requirements pre-arrival, we will be happy to accommodate you.
It’s nice to know you have security and many villas will have full-time guards or night time security available. Additional security can also be arranged if the villa doesn’t include any in the daily rate.
JH Villa is located in Habaraduwa on the southern coast of Sri Lanka. The villa sits within a five-minute walk of a great swimming beach where guests also have access to a private beach house – JH Beach House. The villa is located just 10 kilometres from the UNESCO protected Galle Fort and you can reach the famous Handunugoda Tea Estate in a 25-minute drive.
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Need to Know
- Minimum stay: Low Season: 2 nights, High Season: 2 nights, Peak Season: 5 nights
- Our rates include Government tax and services. Other websites add this on at the end of the booking!
- We offer the best rates online and offer a price guarantee to prove it!
- A deposit of 50% of the total amount must be paid at the time of booking
- Final payment is required 60 days prior to arrival
- Check-in time: 2pm – check-out time: 12pm
- Late check out until 6pm can be arranged at half the rental rate (subject to availability)
- Payment can be settled by credit card (Visa / Mastercard / Amex)
- Payment can be settled by bank transfer in your preferred currency (AUD / EUR / GBP / JPY / NZD / SGD / USD)
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