Sri Lanka

Shangri-La’s Hambantota Golf Resort & Spa

‘Sri-Lankan Experiences – Championship Golf’

Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa overlooks the southern coast of Sri Lanka. The hotel is nestled on 130 acres which includes tropical gardens, beach and an 18-hole, par 70 golf course. Rooms and suites have views of the gardens, the ocean or the lagoon and can accommodate both couples and families. Families can take advantage of Cool Zone Kid’s Club and there is a mini-waterpark. The Resorts main restaurant has show kitchens serving fresh local Sri Lankan and international cuisine and there are three other venues serving food and drink. The resort has 3 swimming pools, a health club and spa.

In Our Opinion

“Shangri-La, Hambantota supports Sri Lanka’s artisan communities – on-site ‘The Village’ is a dedicated space where traditional crafts, dance and music take place. Meet and learn new skills from local artists and craftsmen.”


All-day dining restaurant serving Sri Lankan and international food. Multiple show kitchens serve fresh dishes. Indoor and outdoor areas. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.


Hawker Street style Southeast Asian food. Open for dinner.

Gimanhala Lounge

Overlooking the Indian Ocean, Gimanhala Lounge serves afternoon tea and or a selection from the cocktail trolley. Visit at sunset to catch the last rays of the day. Open all day.


Ulpatah doubles as the Golf clubhouse and serves pub cuisine and snacks. Open all day.


  • 3 swimming pools
  • Health Club
  • Kid’s Club
  • Flying trapeze
  • Jogging trails
  • Archery
  • Petanque
  • Mountain biking
  • Library


Shangri-La Hambantota is Sri Lanka’s only 18 hole golf resort.

  • 18 holes, par 70
  • Putting green
  • Driving range
  • Electric golf carts with on-board cool boxes
  • Pro shop
  • Equipment rental
  • Locker rooms
  • Bag storage
  • Dress code applies

Fees apply


Chi Ayurveda Spa

  • 12 treatment rooms
  • Massage, body and beauty treatments
  • Hot stone massage
  • Aromatherapy

The Village

  • Pottery and ceramic hut
  • Wood carving hut
  • Weaving hut
  • Painting hut
  • Batik hut
  • Mask making hut


  • Parking
  • Express check-in and check-out
  • Hair/beauty salon
  • Doctor on call
  • IT Butler
  • Laundry and valet service
  • Car rental desk
  • Tour desk

Shangri-La Hambantota is Sri Lanka’s only 18 hole golf resort.

  • 18 holes, par 70
  • Putting green
  • Driving range
  • Electric golf carts with on-board cool boxes
  • Pro shop
  • Equipment rental
  • Locker rooms
  • Bag storage
  • Dress code applies

Fees apply enquire further

Shangri-La welcomes Honeymooners who will receive:

  • 30% discount on B&B rates
  • A bottle of sparkling wine upon arrival
  • Romantic room decoration
  • 20% discount in all food & drink outlets, In-Room Dining and Dining by Design
  • 20% discount on all CHI, Ayurveda Spa treatments


  • Offer applies to B&B rates only
  • Offer cannot be combined with any other offer
  • Minimum length of stay 3 nights
  • Marriage certificate to be presented upon check in and be within 9 months of wedding date

Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa welcomes families with children of all ages and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.




  • All room types are capable of housing 2 adults and 2 children
  • Connecting rooms cannot be guaranteed and are subject to availability
  • Offers full size and rollaway beds
  • One baby cot is complimentary
  • Bottle sterilisers, warmers, monitors may be requested for your room
  • Baby sets - toilet adapters, bath, crawling basket may be requested for your room
  • Minibars can be locked and stocked with soft drinks only on request




  • There are children’s menus available in the restaurants
  • Highchairs are available in all restaurants
  • Offer and sell baby food
  • No child restrictions at any restaurant




  • There is on-site medical assistance and charges depend on requirements
  • There is a doctor on-site and on-call
  • There are ramps and lifts for buggy access
  • There are nappy changing facilities in public toilets
  • Child car seats can be fitted upon request for hotel vehicles



  • 3 swimming pools
  • Flying trapeze
  • Mountain biking


Beach & Sea

  • This is not suitable for children
  • Lifeguard is on duty


Swimming pools

  • There’s a lifeguard at all three swimming pools
  • There is a family swimming pool
  • There is a dedicated pool for young children
  • There is shading parasols/cabanas/shaded daybeds available



  • Land sports available for children include cycling, flying trapeze, trampoline, archery, kids golf (Age 4 upwards)
  • No charge for sports


Kids Clubs

Cool Zone Kids Club

Ages 4 – 12

Open Sunday to Thursday 09.00 – 18.00 and Friday and Saturday 09.00 – 21.00


  • Swimming Pool
  • Children’s fun slide in the main swimming pool


On-site are:


  • Aqua Zone Waterpark
  • Aerial sports including a full-size trapeze
  • Kid’s golf


Fun activities include:


  • Arts and craft
  • Fitness
  • Exploration of natural treasures
  • Table tennis
  • Petanque
  • Billiards
  • Gaming stations

The All Inclusive package at Shangri-La Hambantota includes:

  • Daily buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner for two, served at Bojun Hala Restaurant. For dinner, a food credit option is available, for use at any other hotel restaurant
  • Local beer, wine by the glass, standard spirits and cocktails, and soft drinks at restaurants and bars
  • One basket of tropical fruits on arrival
  • Unlimited Wi-Fi and broadband Internet
  • Welcome amenity


  • Some elements of this package need to be pre-booked and can be weather dependant.
  • Subject to availability at time of booking
  • Free flow of beverages is unavailable from 18.00 onwards and during New Year's Eve Gala


Located in the southernmost tip of Sri Lanka, Shangri-La’s Hambantota Resort & Spa is around 35 minutes away from Hambantota International Airport. The hotel overlooks the Indian ocean and is near the Yala National and Bundala National Park.

Nearby Attractions

  • Hambantota – 7 miles 18 mins by car
  • Bundala National Park – 15 miles 30 mins by car
  • Rekawa Lagoon – 20 miles 50 mins by car
  • Yala National Park – 47 miles 2hrs by car