Golden Star Beach Hotel is a small property opened back in 1988 and is ideally located on the “Gold Coast” at Negombo. An ideal location which is just one hour’s drive from the capital Colombo and about 15 minutes from the country’s international airport at Katunayake.
The hotel offers accommodation that is ideal for family holidays being based right on the beach and with a host of local activities and water based sports. Locally guests also have access to scuba diving via a local PADI dive centre, while the hotel further offers guests a range of excursions ranging from island wide tours to boating excursions, etc.
Golden Star Hotel has 62 standard rooms with wonderful views of the sea, pool and garden. The hotels main restaurant is located by the swimming pool and offers fresh local sea food, Eastern and Western Cuisine, snack menus to the sounds of live calypso music.
The hotel ensures that special events such as weddings will be taken care of by professionals, making such events perfect in every possible way, leaving you with a lifetime of exciting and romantic memories.
The hotel is owned by a local family in partnership with a Dutch couple who manage all promotional and marketing of the property. As a three star hotel the property enjoys high demand amongst tourists from Germany, Holland as well as England.
“We are willing to meet our guests’ requirements according to their budgets,” said Director Operations Donald D. Peter.
Guest can also go to Muthurajawela marshland, Negombo lagoon, Angukaramulla temple, Dutch Churches, kovils and and Negombo Dutch Fort also.
“In addition to these excursions games such as beach volley ball, cricket or badminton are also available. For guests’ satisfaction this hotel organises some evening programs with live music, BBQ and some theme nights.
Visiting a Shipwreck in Duwa Coral Reef, boat rides along the Dutch Canal and rides on catamaran can be arranged during your stay at Golden Star Beach Hotel.