Best to buy your individual flight to Colombo Airport via airline's website or at the travel office of your choice. Returns from Europe start usual with EURO 700 depend on season and airline. Searching around and booking early is cash value. The Icebear recommend www.ebookers.com


Free afternoon tea. A welcome drink. Restaurants open every day, around the clock. Breakfast is served a la carte till late afternoon (!), even in your room (!) Crispy bath towels from a special created dryer cabinet. Arts & crafts (new arrivals: a sculpture from Mahamalipuram, a breathtaking sunset from George Beven, Mirror mosaic's from Polonnaruwa, Indian lamp beauty, a scarved elephant family by Dya Dyaratne, atmospheric French boulevard lamps, a meditation- and yoga corner by the sea, antiques, a reception safe, ceiling fans, large sized design mosquito nets, radios, CD-player, solar hot water, hair dryers, large rain-showers, full tiled bathrooms, mostly air condition, a kitchenette, tea-making-facilities, mini-bar fridges, a small library with exchange-books, Time Magazine, Der Spiegel, Travel Lanka, Explore Sri Lanka, Sunday Times and - Pétanque (Boules, Boccia) for connoisseurs. All room rates per night, same for double, single, triple. 10 % service charge is included in the prices. There is an additional 16 % government tax (VAT + TDL). Free room upgrading is given on availability. A huge discount on current All-Inclusive-Packages (see "Various"). Free late check-out and early check-in, if room is available.

NEW A basket full of land-art lamps at the “Icebair” Restaurant. During monsoon season an open-air art exhibition of flotsam and jetsam, collected and art-recycled by the Icebear team. Temple dragons from Jaffna. A railway station bench from good old Ceylon. An original 70 year old “Rudge” cycle in original green. Night-check-in. Chilly, pumpkins, bananas, coconuts, mangos, eggs, passion-fruits, cultivated by the Icebear gardener.