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Banana Leaf apartments- Jackfruit

SuperhostHikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
Entire apartment hosted by Amila And Hannah
2 guests1 bedroom1 bed1 bath
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For those who love a beach holiday, but like a quiet, green space to relax in away from the crowds. This apartment is nestled in amongst cinnamon fields and jungle in beautiful Narigama, Hikkaduwa. A short scooter ride or a pleasant stroll to the beach. Cook up some delicious local produce in your own private kitchen, relax on your terrace and see the fireflies at night and birdlife by day, unwind and feel at home.

The space
Clean, bright and spacious self-catering property in a jungle setting.

The apartment is equipped with..

Private terrace with deckchairs and breakfast bar.

Fitted kitchen- fridge freezer, gas hob and sink with utensils, view to garden.
Bedroom with: Air Conditioning, desk and chair, large four-poster bed with mosquito net and wardrobe for clothes storage. Not over-looked which is great with our large windows!

En-suite bathroom with: Hot water bath/shower, sink and towel rail/towels.

There is an option to have a fresh homemade local breakfast provided, please inquire if interested!

It is an amazing wildlife-spotting area and we have built a shady chill-out area in the garden so you can lie-back and watch the monkeys, birds and chipmunks.

This is one of 4 apartments which are all slightly different- Bamboo, Jackfruit, Kurundu and Kittul. If you are travelling as a group there is a possibility of booking all four as a discounted block, so please let us know if interested.

We can arrange scooter hire or tuk tuks. Guests also get a discount on surf lessons!

Please note that these apartments are designed for 2 adults sharing rather than families. For that reason amongst others, we only consider taking children and infants in certain circumstances where we think it can work. Please consult with us before booking if you're travelling with a child, thank you.

Guest access
Guests have full access to the garden and barbeque area, plus parking for scooters.

Other things to note
We provide towels but please don't take them to the beach-we now offer beach sarongs for this purpose. During high season Sri Lanka often suffers from droughts..we are lucky enough to have a well so aren't affected when the water is turned off locally, but ask that our guests are thoughtful of their water consumption and don't use more than necessary. For this reason we are also mindful and don't replace towels etc too frequently during your stay. Please ask if you would like them changed but bare in mind how often you do so as it puts a strain on our local resources. Thank you.

Also, this is a leafy, green area so please don't be surprised if leaving your doors or windows open leads to insects or geckos entering the room! Nature is part of what makes Banana Leaf special.
For those who love a beach holiday, but like a quiet, green space to relax in away from the crowds. This apartment is nestled in amongst cinnamon fields and jungle in beautiful Narigama, Hikkaduwa. A short scooter ride or a pleasant stroll to the beach. Cook up some delicious local produce in your own private kitchen, relax on your terrace and see the fireflies at night and birdlife by day, unwind and feel at home.

The space
Clean, bright and spacious self-catering property in a jungle setting.

The apartment is equipped with..

Private terrace with deckchairs and breakfast bar…

Sleeping arrangements

Bedroom 1
1 king bed

Amenities

Kitchen
Wi-Fi
Free parking on premises
Air conditioning
Laptop-friendly workspace
Washing machine
Essentials
First aid kit
Unavailable: Carbon monoxide alarm
Unavailable: Smoke alarm

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Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka

Hikkaduwa is famous for its surf, nature and watersports. You can swim with turtles, learn to surf (ask Amila if you want a lesson) paddleboard on the nearby lagoon and see an abundance of wildlife only a short distance from our doorstep. Seafood -and food generally- is fantastic here, and we can show you the fish and fruit markets to help you with any supplies you need. If you have come to relax and refresh, you can also have authentic Ayurvedic treatments, do yoga and get a massage close by.
Hikkaduwa is famous for its surf, nature and watersports. You can swim with turtles, learn to surf (ask Amila if you want a lesson) paddleboard on the nearby lagoon and see an abundance of wildlife only a short…

Hosted by Amila And Hannah

Joined in May 2014
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A Sri lankan/British partnership, living in beautiful Hikkaduwa on the South West coast of Sri Lanka . I (Amila) am a surf instructor who grew up here, and Hannah is a photographer. We love to travel, and built Banana Leaf Apartments here in 2014 as a place we could welcome guests and help them have the kind of holiday we love! We enjoy being hosts, and have met some really great people through Air bnb, it's always interesting to see who's going to arrive next! We aim to make our guests stay as comfortable as possible-you'll often find us cooking and sharing it around- and show you the more local, undiscovered side of Sri Lanka. From surf lessons to transport to adventures in the jungle, we are here to help!
A Sri lankan/British partnership, living in beautiful Hikkaduwa on the South West coast of Sri Lanka . I (Amila) am a surf instructor who grew up here, and Hannah is a photographer…
During your stay
We live on-site and will be available whenever (reasonably) needed-we love meeting new people! We will happily provide any information you need on the area and arrange transport/tours if requested but our main aim is to make you feel comfortable in your own space!
We live on-site and will be available whenever (reasonably) needed-we love meeting new people! We will happily provide any information you need on the area and arrange transport/to…
Amila And Hannah is a Superhost
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House rules
Check-in: 1:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Checkout: 10:00 am
Not suitable for children and infants
No pets
No parties or events
Health & safety
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