About Us


Located in Ahangama which offers you serenity and fun at the same time, Insight is a beautiful hotel which is found along the Southern coast of Sri Lanka. Charming guestrooms are available with or without air-conditioning. There are many facilities offered for the discerning guests while the restaurant and bar always surpass your expectations. With Eastern and Western cuisine and also a mix of many International dishes the hotel offers entertainment as well as recreation facilities for its guests.


Location

Ahangama is a small fishing community that is well renowned for its stilt fishing which is located towards the Deep South of the island. Located between the Southern historic towns of Galle and Matara, Ahangama is home to Insight. Surrounded by coconut groves, the hotel provides a beautiful view of the beach. The distance from Colombo is approximately 141 km while travelling is done via the Southern Expressway, the Colombo - Galle - Matara coastal motorway as well as the Southern Railway line.


ACCOMMODATION

Insight offers guests a number of 26 air-conditioned sea view guestrooms consisting of private balconies as well as 4 non air-conditioned sea view rooms to choose from. All guestrooms include an attached bathroom with hot and cold running water. With comfortable interiors the rooms are adorned with simple colours. There are three triple air-conditioned rooms while we offer three interconnecting rooms which are ideal for large groups.


Facilities

The restaurant at Insight can accommodate up to 160 guests while everyone is offered a perfect view of the Indian Ocean due to the open and elevated concept of the restaurant architecture. A great choice of Western, Asian and Sri Lankan cuisine is served for guests while an a la carte menu is served especially for longer staying guests with the addition of Indian, Italian, Thai and Indonesian dishes. A speciality during lunch would be the snacks, bites and finger food. Located overlooking the pool, the hotel consists of a well stocked lobby bar offering guests a range of local and foreign liquor. There are a few tropical Sri Lankan cocktails that you should definitely taste.

Insight also offers an outdoor swimming pool which is located in the garden where kids can play around to their hearts content. Beach beds are spread across the garden under the tall swaying palm trees. Complimentary pool towels are available. There is also a pool bar that is available where you can quench your thirst with a soothing cocktail.


Excursions

With beautiful beaches and surf spots, Ahangama has always been a much visited tourist destination. There are many beaches between Ahangama and Galle where there is always consistent surf during the surfing season which begins in November and lasts till April. You can also witness stilt fishing that is still carried out by the village folk as a means of living. There are many excursions that you can enjoy while at Ahangama and the locations include Galle, Matara, Unawatuna and Mirissa. A number of other water based sports such as snorkelling, fishing and jet skiing are readily available along most of the coastal areas in the South.

Restaurant

Being a small resort it gives approximately to extent personalized food and beverages services. Our staff are regularly motivated and train to be friendly receptive and service oriented.

Pool

The recreation swimming pool at the Insight is located in the lush green garden that has quite a large area for children to run around and play.A deep green lawn blended with blue water in the pool and sea, with a streak of the golden sandy beach gives you a real tropical feeling.Lying down and relaxing on your beach bed under a palm tree will take you to very light and calm moments of life.A Dip in the pool and a cocktail with crushed ice from the pool bar will cool you off.Not forgetting the biggest wealth of life “kids”, we offer you a separate kiddies pool.It is unlikely for you not to find a beach bed for yourself around the pool deck.To facilitate the guest better, complementary pool towels and the changing rooms and water closet is just around the corner.It’s nice to sit under the beach shade made out of timber and straw and watch the sun getting drowned in the sea as the twilight sets in towards the late hours of the evening.

Surfing

It is a well known fact that Sri Lanka contains some of the best beaches in the world for surfing.  In this context in the southern coast of Sri Lanka, Ahangama, Midigama and Welhengoda, in very close proximity to the Insight Resort are in the top listings for surfing in this beautiful island.  Some call it a surfers paradise as it has very hard fall left break which surfers yearn for and enjoy.