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Red Cliffs - Max 6 pax - 4 Adults and 2 Children

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3 bedrooms
2 bathrooms
8 guests
3 nights minimum
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Possibly the most stunning views from a private villa on the whole island and steeped in history. Designed by the late great SL architect, Geoffrey Bawa and now taking its first steps into the holiday rental market the views overlooking the vast Welligama Bay are unrivaled. The house “was designed as a weekend retreat high on the red cliffs which frame the eastern end of Weligama Bay. The visitor climbs a narrow track from the busy main road and after a final twist discovers a breathtaking view across the bay framed by a grove of swaying coconut palms. Closer inspection reveals that the coconut trunks are harboring a platoon of black columns and that a thin horizontal roof is floating amongst their fronds. A simple pleasure pavilion stands on a stepped plinth facing towards the place of...Possibly the most stunning views from a private villa on the whole island and steeped in history. Designed by the late great SL architect, Geoffrey Bawa and now taking its first steps into the holiday rental market the views overlooking the vast Welligama Bay are unrivaled. The house “was designed as a weekend retreat high on the red cliffs which frame the eastern end of Weligama Bay. The visitor climbs a narrow track from the busy main road and after a final twist discovers a breathtaking view across the bay framed by a grove of swaying coconut palms. Closer inspection reveals that the coconut trunks are harboring a platoon of black columns and that a thin horizontal roof is floating amongst their fronds. A simple pleasure pavilion stands on a stepped plinth facing towards the place of the setting sun: a house stripped to its bare essentials.” More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
1 Attached (ensuite), 1 Full bath
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About the Manager
Eden Villas
Languages spoken:English
Response Rate:85%
Response Time:Within a day
Listed Since:March 2013
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Reviewed March 1, 2020

The Red Cliff was one of our highlights of our architectural travel. The house and the Location were fantastic and all of us were excited. Also the staff and the food were excellent. I will be very happy to recommend the Walatta house. Kind regards...More

Date of stay: February 2020
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Vacation59952068392, VR Owner at Red Cliffs - Max 6 pax - 4 Adults and 2 Children, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2020

Hi Walter, Thanks for staying at RedCliffs with us and hope you can come back soon. Regards Jack

Reviewed January 8, 2020

This is our second time to red cliffs and the views didn’t disappoint... courteous staff although the villa itself is a bit dated the property is placed on a headland which gives you unobstructed views of weligama bay and the Mirissa fisheries harbor. The team...More

Date of stay: January 2020
Thank shehant
Vacation59952068392, VR Owner at Red Cliffs - Max 6 pax - 4 Adults and 2 Children, responded to this reviewResponded January 16, 2020

Thank you for coming back again and we hope it is not too long before we can welcome you back. Best regards Jack

Reviewed August 29, 2019

Red cliff is a wonder, set on the head land between Weligama bay and Mirrisa Harbour, pointing out to sea. Everywhere you sit there is an amazing view to take in. The house is done by famous Sri Lankan architect Geoffrey Bawa. The living area...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Edenvillas123, VR Owner at Red Cliffs - Max 6 pax - 4 Adults and 2 Children, responded to this reviewResponded September 5, 2019

Thank you very much for your kind review. Please come back soon. Regards Jack

Reviewed March 5, 2019

The villa its stunning, with amazing views from the terrace and pool of the ocean. Also has a private beach to enjoy with steps leading to it straight from the villa. We were amazed when we arrived at how beautiful it was. The decor of...More

Date of stay: January 2019
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Edenvillas123, VR Owner at Red Cliffs - Max 6 pax - 4 Adults and 2 Children, responded to this reviewResponded March 9, 2019

Thank you very much for your review. I am so glad you enjoyed the house and amazing views. In case a potential guest is reading this I must advise that whilst the beaches are hardly used by any one they are not in fact private....More

Reviewed March 5, 2018

The location is breathtaking, sited on the top of a cliff dominating the whole Welligama bay and Mirissa Harbour, a few steps from a quiet and beautiful temple and two almost private beaches. The house has a stunning design, but yet is very cosy, with...More

Date of stay: February 2018
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Edenvillas123, VR Owner at Red Cliffs - Max 6 pax - 4 Adults and 2 Children, responded to this reviewResponded March 11, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind review and for the time it took for you to write it. We appreciate it. We are so glad you had such a lovely time and enjoyed the stunning views from the house. Please come back soon. Best...More

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Reviewed February 13, 2017

This Geoffrey Bawa - designed villa is truly special. There are living and dining areas in the open-plan, semi-al fresco common area at the front of the house, where you can just spend time, reading, eating or just being mesmerised by the view. There's also...More

Date of stay: January 2017
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Edenvillas123, VR Owner at Red Cliffs - Max 6 pax - 4 Adults and 2 Children, responded to this reviewResponded March 15, 2017

Aja many thanks for the time and effort to write such a thorough and helpful review. It was a pleasure to have you staying and I hope we can welcome you back very soon. Best regards Jack

Amenities
Pets Allowed: No
Smoking Allowed: No
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Grill
Ceiling Fans
Suitable For Children Under 5
Dryer
Freezer
Refrigerator
Highchair
Housekeeping Included
Iron
Linens Provided
Microwave
Ocean Views
Safe
Staffed Property
Stove
Terrace
Toaster
Towels Provided
Washer
Fishing Nearby
There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive
Watersports Nearby
Beach Or Lakeside Relaxation
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Activities nearby
Fishing Nearby, There Is A Golf Course Within 30 Mins Drive, Watersports Nearby
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