Hikka Tranz by Cinnamon

Sri Lanka, Indian Ocean

The hotel

Set on the southern shoreline of Sri Lanka with magnificent views of the Indian Ocean, this beachside hotel reflects the easy-going, engaging style of the popular fishing village of Hikkaduwa. Famed for its coral reef, the area boasts some excellent snorkelling and diving (seasonal, Nov to Mar) and a chance to spot turtles, as well as being known as an international destination for board surfing. In typical Sri Lankan style, this palm-covered resort is decorated throughout with colours of vibrant dyes and spices. The area is famed as a vibrant and happening spot which provides many entertainment options by night.

Amenities

  • Bar
  • Swimming Pool
  • Room Service
  • Internet Access
  • Beachfront location
  • Restaurant
  • Scuba Diving
  • Snorkelling

Where is it

Set right on the beach in Hikkaduwa, it’s ideally located for visiting Galle which is just 30 minutes away. Transfer time from Colombo International Airport: 2 hours and 20 minutes.

Hotel information

150 rooms. All with air-conditioning, balcony, LCD cable TV, DVD player, telephone, WiFi Internet access, tea/coffee-making facilities, mini-bar*, safe and hairdryer. Superior Rooms have Indian Ocean views, 1 double bed and sleep maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.

Half Board option: includes breakfast and dinner in the buffet restaurant.

Deluxe Rooms have views of the Indian Ocean, wider range of toiletries, bathrobes and slippers, 1 king-size bed and sleep maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.

Corner Suites have two large balconies with dual Indian Ocean views, a spacious sitting room and separate master bedroom with 1 king-size bed, sleeping maximum 3 adults or 2 adults and 1 child.

  • Early booking offer: book by 30 Apr '20 and save 15% on accommodation costs for stays between 1 May–31 Oct '20.

  • Early booking offer: book by 31 Oct '20 and save 15% off accommodation costs. Valid for stays between 1 Nov–31 Dec '20.

Tranzfusion (main buffet restaurant, open for breakfast, lunch and dinner), Tranzfix (steak and kebab restaurant, open for lunch and dinner) and The Crab (seafood restaurant, open for lunch and dinner). Tranzfuse poolside snack bar. Tranzform wine and cigar lounge. Tranzcend cocktail bar and shisha bar. Outdoor swimming pool. 24-hour room service*. PADI Dive centre* (seasonal, Nov to Mar). Snorkelling* (seasonal, Nov to Mar). Complimentary WiFi.

*Denotes local charge.

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Traveller rating

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Image of the Tripadvisor rating Felicitation day outing of cricket champions of Mahanama College Colombo 03 organized by set of old boys.

Nov 11, 2019 RomeshJ

To begin with, from the word go as we arrived to the hotel with the beautiful welcome given by bellboy Mr. Sunil to the perfect coordination by Ms. Sanduni throughout the day with necessarily being available in need. With this we extend our gratitude towards the whole F&B staff and the Front office team and all the upper hierarchy. Specially… Read more
To begin with, from the word go as we arrived to the hotel with the beautiful welcome given by bellboy Mr. Sunil to the perfect coordination by Ms. Sanduni throughout the day with necessarily being available in need. With this we extend our gratitude towards the whole F&B staff and the Front office team and all the upper hierarchy. Specially thanking Mr. Asanka for his overall execution in this matter. WE THANK YOU for your immaculate Hospitality. Highly recommendable for day outings and definitely repeating. Read less
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Nov 7, 2019 PethumW Colombo, Sri Lanka

Hotel is located near the famous beach of Hikkaduwa and provides good value for money. Good Helpful staff Large pool with a separate baby pool Separate corner for kids in daily Buffet. Rooms with all the amenities. Bad Small Rooms Average Buffet with fewer options.
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Nov 4, 2019 Surie92

Excellent service and amazing food!! very accommodating staff! Front office staff always greeting you with a smile, we had not made a prior reservation, however the staff were able to assist in making a reservation and providing a room with no hassle to us - Thank you Roshani Samitha and the team. Restaurant staff very efficient and attentive,… Read more
Excellent service and amazing food!! very accommodating staff! Front office staff always greeting you with a smile, we had not made a prior reservation, however the staff were able to assist in making a reservation and providing a room with no hassle to us - Thank you Roshani Samitha and the team. Restaurant staff very efficient and attentive, especially Mr. Indunil, he took care of my husband and I very well. Read less
Image of the Tripadvisor rating Great location, nice grounds

Nov 3, 2019 Marc W Melbourne, Australia

Really well located right in the middle of Hikkaduwa. Nice pool and easy access to the beach. Wifi is good and room was comfortable. The breakfast buffet is also great. However, the whole hotel is in need of a refresh, especially the exterior
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Nov 3, 2019 lakshmanw1991 Gampaha, Sri Lanka

I have stayed one night in this beautiful resort with my family and friends. Room was very nice and big.bed was superb. Food was sooo tasty and huge variety. Every staff members of hotel very friendly and helpful always. Hotel beach is very unique. Because we can swim in the sea with turtles.that was awesome. Hotel security is very tight.so we… Read more
I have stayed one night in this beautiful resort with my family and friends. Room was very nice and big.bed was superb. Food was sooo tasty and huge variety. Every staff members of hotel very friendly and helpful always. Hotel beach is very unique. Because we can swim in the sea with turtles.that was awesome. Hotel security is very tight.so we have no worries about our safety. Thanky ou for everything Hikka Tranz. Hope to visit again in future. Read less