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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 as well as government taxes are included in the prices. 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 80 year old “Rudge” cycle in original green. Night-check-in. Chilly, pumpkins, bananas, coconuts, mangos, eggs, passion-fruits, cultivated by the Icebear gardener.