Home to ancient cities, tea plantations, a delectable cuisine, Sri Lanka possesses an exceptional offering to its sightseers. First thing that tourists look for is accommodation and the country has a wide selection for all types of tourists. Do you want to enjoy an extravagant experience and splurge a little? Stay in the best luxury hotels in the country.

Winning the 2016 "Favourite Destination Off the Beaten Track" Award at the Conde Nast Traveler Middle East Reader's Choice, more and more tourists seem to select Sri Lanka as their home away from home. Take a look at these luxury hotels in store for visitors here. 

1. The Fortress Resort and Spa

Following the architecture style of the Dutch and the Portuguese, a stay here will bring you back to the ancient Sri Lanka. Guests can choose from 53 lavish rooms and six categories which give a view of the Indian Ocean.

2. Earl's Regency

Situated in a place near to hills, mountains and river, The Earl's Regency boasts of 104 rooms, a business center, pool and a premier spa. A stay in this hotel will give tourists the access to the ancient city's temples and UNESCO World Heritage sites.

3. Taj Samudra Hotel

This wonderful hotel found in the capital city is perfect to those who are on a bleisure travel. It has 275 rooms, 25 suites, in-house restaurants, lounges, and wellness amenities.

4. The Bluewater Wadduwa

Located in the southern part of the country this hotel complements its setting of serenity. The theme of bluewater can be seen and felt in the hotel's exterior and interior design.

5. Vivanta By Taj

Vivanta has 160 rooms, pool, in-room services, amenities, suites, restaurants, business center, fitness center, game center, and spa.This luxury hotel is quite generous with promotions. If you are lucky, you can avail of a weekend rate, extended stay rate, early bird special and many more.

6. Casa Colombo Hotel

Casa Colombo Hotel is a boutique hotel that has a mix of Moorish and modern taste and is situated in the metropolis. It has suites for travel, business and for indulgence purposes.

7. Amanwella Luxury

Filled with coconut trees, Amanwella has 27 suites overlooking the greenery and the sea. Its design was proudly conceptualized by a local architect.

Take a break off your budget and pick any of these luxury hotels for your indulgence.Sri Lanka's complete list of accommodations can be found on the official website of Sri Lanka Tourism.