Riviera Resort

With its breezy lagoon front and its spacious shady garden, the eco-friendly Riviera resort is a must for nature lovers. Its comfortable rooms spread among the fruit trees have offered peacefulness and relaxation to its guests since 1982.  Guests can enjoy the beauty of the sunset on the lagoon before their tasty crab curry is served in the open air restaurant.


9 A/C rooms and 10 non A/C rooms with attached bathroom, hot water and intercom.

1 single, 14 double/triple rooms, 3 family rooms and 1 wooden cabana.

Rates differ according to the rooms and their facilities:

A/C rooms: Double/ triple: 6 600 Rs – Family: 8 500 Rs.

Non A/C rooms: Double : from 1 500 Rs (common bathroom) to 3 600 Rs (attached bathroom) – Wooden cabana: 4 400 Rs.

Special discounts are available when booking online through the website – www.riviera-online.com


Riviera Resort is also a restaurant with a large choice of Sri Lankan, Chinese and Western food available.

Ask for Riviera’s special: crab curry and cashew curry.

SriLankan breakfast: Stringhoppers/Pittu/Parotta/Kiribath with Katta Sambol, pickle and Curry (Dhal, Fish or Chicken). Idly, Thosai with Sambar, Chutney, Vadai.

Western Breakfast: Fruit juice, Fruit salads, Choice of omelets with sausages, Toast, jam and butter, Tea or coffee.

Sri Lankan food: Rice and curry (vegetable, egg, fish, chicken, etc.), Biryani rice, Kottu (vegetable, prawn, mutton, seafood, etc.).

Chinese specialties: Fried rice, Devilled dishes (chicken, mutton, fish, cuttlefish, etc.), Noodles (mixed, fish, prawn, chicken, etc.).

Fried items (sausages, cuttlefish, beef, etc.), Grilled meat  (chicken, beef, pork, cuttlefish, etc.).

Western cuisine: Soups (vegetable,chicken, mutton, prawn, etc.), French fries, Omelets,  Spaghetti, Mixed salad, Steamed vegetables, etc.

Fresh fruit juices, tea, coffee, king coconut, milk shakes, lassis, and soft drinks. Alcohol served.


22m infinity style swimming pool with Jacuzzi. Body care centre.

Vast breezy garden (12-acre land) with cashew trees, coconut trees, wood apple and banana trees.

Open air restaurant with a bar. Lagoon front with benches to enjoy the sunset.

Bicycles and kayaks for rent. Tennis court. Trips to listen to the singing fish on calm clear nights can be arranged.

Swimming classes for children and adults organized by Riviera Swimming Club.

Laundry. Parking facilities. Common TV. Free Wi-Fi Internet available. International calls.

Pick up from Batticaloa railway station on request.

Conference hall (A/C or non A/C) for celebrations, meetings and seminars (for 70 people maximum).

Languages spoken: Tamil, English, Sinhala.

10 minutes’ walk to Kallady beach.Visits to places of interest can be organized.


Contact person: Managers

Location on the mapRiviera Resort

Location: From Batticaloa, cross Kallady Bridge and take the first road on your left (New Dutch Bar Road). Then, follow the signboards.

Riviera resort,

New Dutch Bar Road, Kallady, Batticaloa.

Tel:+94 65 222 21 65 / +94 65 222 21 64

Fax: +94 65 222 21 64

Email: bookings (at) riviera-online.com

Website: www.riviera-online.com

Facebook page: www.facebook.com/RivieraResort

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