Amagi Hotels celebrates launch of Amagi Aria in Negombo

Amagi Hotels recently celebrated the grand launch of its new brand ‘Aria’: a four-star hotel located alongside the Negombo lagoon.

The new and renewed hotel launched under the name “Amagi Aria” which befittingly means an everlasting song that resonates to its highest note; an outline of the ambitious scope for the future of the property focusing on quality, development and loyalty. Amagi Aria celebrates the fact that Amagi Hotels are consistently different, focused on a commitment to providing the highest levels of quality and service to their guests.

“Our efforts take a long-term aim at showcasing the values and inimitability of our wonderful island to the world, through our service and vision of becoming the most preferred hotel brand for locals and foreigners alike,” said Somanathan Ganeshanathan – Chairman, Amagi Hotels.

The Minister of Tourism Development John Amaratunga graced the event as the Chief Guest and, speaking to the gathering he said “We see a great rise in tourist arrivals to the country and, as a result, encourage the development of the hotel segment, particularly those that offer the warm Sri Lankan service and experience that our people proudly portray. Travellers are now very discerning, seeking unique and unforgettable experiences in new and quality-enhanced destinations. I am certain that Amagi Aria is going to be an attractive choice for travellers, both local and international”.

Embodying the heart and soul of the Negombo surroundings, Amagi Aria offers a sanctuary amoung four star hotels in Negombo, with a natural beauty framed against the magnificent lagoon backdrop. The hotel comprises of 68 rooms and suites, each boasting a fresh and relaxing setting with contemporary design, modern amenities and world-class comfort as well as private balconies, overlooking the lagoon, pool or garden. The suites are equipped with private Jacuzzis on the balcony.

Amagi Aria is home to fine dining seafood restaurant aptly names Moyã, which takes its name from the Sinhalese term for the place where the lagoon meets the sea, an ideal representation for the restaurant that is designed around the succulent delicacies available in the seas around Sri Lanka. The Catamaran Restaurant offers guests an opportunity to experience cuisines from around the world, prepared to perfection by Amagi Aria’s team of skilled chefs. For private dining experiences, the Tree House can accommodate up to 15 guests and The Pontoon can accommodate up to 20 guests. Quiet evenings can be spent enjoying a variety of innovative and classic beverages on the Grand Lawn or Sunset Deck, which boasts spectacular vistas and glorious sunsets over the lagoon waters.

The hotel is also ideal for weddings, corporate and private events as it features versatile venues that can be set up to suit individual needs. The Banquet Hall consists of a unique two-tier setting with contemporary design. The expansive lagoon-front lawn and deck is complete with a breathtaking backdrop for any occasion.

Amagi Aria also consists of a swimming pool, a kids pool and a spa. Amagi Aria is located just 10 minutes from Sri Lanka’s premier international airport and the coastal tourist-centric town of Negombo.

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