Lantern is a boutique hotel perched at the edge of the turquoise seas in Mirissa on Sri Lanka's south coast. This two-story luxury holiday retreat is modern in design and offers spacious suites opening on to private balconies with spectacular sea views, fusion cuisine, and a picturesque beachside setting. The accommodation also has four-bedroom beach villas, located close to the main hotel area, overlooking the inviting blue shores of Mirissa.
The hotel has the following room categories:
Ocean View Classic Room: These are luxurious first floor oceanfront rooms with panoramic views of the ocean and the pool. The rooms comprise of a spacious bedroom with luxury appointments and a balcony with privacy division screens operable to join rooms together.
Ocean View Balcony Suite: Luxurious First Floor Oceanfront suite with panoramic views of the ocean, the pool and the surrounding landscape. The suite comprise of a spacious bedroom with a living space separated with recycled timber louvered screens. The suite also features a balcony with privacy division screens and a large living area with couches and seats.
Ocean View Garden Suite: Offering panoramic views of the ocean, this is a luxurious suite nestled within the landscaped garden. This ideal family suite comprises of a spacious bedroom with a living space separated with recycled timber louvered screens. The suite also features a spacious Veranda outdoor space connected to the gardens and a large living area with couches and seats.
Villas: Four-Bedroom Luxury Beachfront Villas, built in pairs to give one the flexibility of booking a villa on it's own or add in more rooms to suite your requirement. Below are some of the features of the villas:
Through a collaboration of Chef Charles Dissanayake successfull Sri Lankan celebrity chef in NY and a local Chef Sumith a master craftsman of Sri Lankan cuisine, Lantern offers international cuisine with unique local flavors, a selection of mouth-watering traditional Sri Lankan dishes and tapas-style barbecue nights.
The experienced chefs source their fresh vegetables, herbs and fruits from the hotel organic garden and select the best catch from the sea. The hotel has a fully equipped urban kitchen and open access pantry to enable the guests to freely interact with the chef and staff, and even get behind the stove, if they wish.
Also on offer is a variety of boutique wines and cocktails from across the globe, with fine spirits and liquors and cigars for the discerning taste.
The experiences offered at the Lantern Hotel and Villas are: