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Uniting the glorious turquoise beaches and the hustle and bustle of the resplendent night life of Hikkaduwa, Citrus Hikkaduwa allows for its visiting guests to ravish the best of both Worlds.

Hikkaduwa is a haven for party hoppers and happy holidaymakers. Located in the South Coast of Sri Lanka, a vast number of guests, visiting this small town tend to be tourists and locals looking for the ultimate entertainment spot. In this glorious city where parties are aplenty and pleasures are ample, Citrus Hikkaduwa purveys the perfect abode for repose after an invigorating night.

Citrus Hikkaduwa represents elegance in simplicity. Having assimilated the requirements of the guests, the structure of the hotel depicts a single row of rooms on each floor. The hotel comprises 90 rooms in total including 46 superior rooms, 34 deluxe rooms and two suites. There are also low cost rooms in the hotel. Each room is furnished with a television set, a mini-bar and a locker in addition to the basic amenities.

The hotel is set adjacent to the swaying palms and sparkling seas on one side and the vibrant city life on the other. The rooms are punctiliously structured to ensure a spectacular view from both sides of the hotel. The hotel is so strategically located that a guest has to merely cross to the other side of the road to reach a supermarket, or exit the poolside to enjoy the amazing Hikkaduwa beach.

The hotel has a history of 31 years, and some of the staff have served sincerely for just as long. Citrus Hikkaduwa is renowned for service excellence, and the staff is well trained to conduct their roles. An observation of how the staff operates would indicate their passion, dedication and aptitude. The room service is prompt, and the hotel is well equipped to serve to the additional needs of the guests.

The swimming pool at the hotel is immaculate and is almost always monitored by a pool attendant during daytime. The depth of the pool does not exceed two metres, hence making it fairly innocuous too.

The buffet spread at the Lemon Fish Restaurant is impressive and caters to a wide range of Western, Eastern and Sri Lankan cuisines. The wide range of dishes availed at the restaurant cater to the taste buds of the ravenous eaters while also keeping in mind the health conscious guests.

The Summer Salt bar at Citrus Hikkaduwa is an outdoor bar bringing to the guests another delight. The Summer Salt is a treat to the guests who often enjoy a chilled beer underneath the open skies watching the white capped waves of the vast oceans strike the shores while the appeasing sea breeze brushes gently on their skins. The skilled mixologists are capable of preparing exquisite cocktails to gratify the taste buds of the guests while creating the perfect effect.

The hotel also features banquet halls titled the ‘Limelight’ and the ‘Lobby Hall’ with a seating capacity of up to nearly 350 persons for the purposes of hosting weddings and other events. The Citron Senses Spa is temporarily shut down at Citrus Hikkaduwa until renovations are complete. Nonetheless, when it is re-opened, the spa will be equipped with a range of Western and Eastern remedies to offer the guests a soulful experience.
Apart from the splendiferous night life in Hikkaduwa, which is merely a stone’s throw from Citrus Hikkaduwa, guests could also engage in surfing in one of the most popular surfing spots in Sri Lanka or visit the Hikkaduwa Coral Sanctuary. The hotel can advise and/or arrange for visits to these tourist attractions. Citrus Hikkaduwa has earned a three star rating, and provides the absolute best for a three star hotel. The charges and rates are moderate and affordable. In finality, it must be said that Citrus Hikkaduwa offers a top class experience at a very nominal price.
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