Shinagawa Beach, Balapitiya wins Best Small Hotel at International Hotel Awards

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Just a year after opening its doors, Shinagawa Beach, Balapitiya wins Best Small Hotel in Sri Lanka at the International Hotel Awards. Hotels from over 50 countries compete for this coveted award that is sponsored by Rolls-Royce Motor Cars. This ceremonial event was a glittering affair held in London recently. Asia Leisure Ltd. Chief Executive Officer Reyhan Morris had this to say: “Recognition by the International Hotel Awards is depictive our brand promise.” He elaborated that not just with Shinagawa Beach but rather all four resorts of the Group, the promise was to deliver deeply engaging experiences that strike a vibrant emotional chord in the minds of guests. He added: “With the resorts first year anniversary too, this was surely cause for an amplified celebration for us.” Reyhan’s opinion is echoed by Stuart Shield, President of the International Hotel Awards, who said: “We aim to highlight excellence in the luxury hotel industry. Smaller luxury hotels are also featured as these specialise in delivering a more intimate environment for those seeking a quieter and more relaxing experience.” With an oceanfront like no other, Shinagawa Beach’s offerings include 24 Deluxe Rooms of coastal chic and two glamourous suites where dazzling elements take style to new heights. The restaurant ‘Salt’ and bar ‘Crimson’ both open out to sea with breezy sit outs. Epicurean hipsters seeking the latest cuisine offerings have much to be excited about whilst the mixology menu is worthy of the finest cocktail cognoscenti. Those seeking a blissful retreat can make their way to the Spa. With a devotion to only the very best, the Spa presents a delicate combination of exotic healing elements at the hands of skilled therapists from across the globe. The view from each room   Shinagawa Beach’s butler service that caters to your every whim is surely a key reason for this aware. A mid-morning snack laid out on the beach or assistance with your sun lotion, your personal Butler will smile his way through it all. It’s a getaway here, yet we still know the need to stay wired. Complimentary high speed wifi from anywhere in the hotel, IPTV guest systems where one can do everything from order in-room dining to skimming through the excursions list and the ease of just rolling over in bed and pushing the Do Not Disturb button means that technology here isn’t just namesake – it’s at the core of a more relaxing stay. As Shinagawa Beach sets out on its second year, Reyhan added: “Exciting times are ahead with today’s global traveller consistently craving extraordinary experiences with bold and original concepts. Pure indulgence with unexpected touches is what we are dreaming up.” Asia Leisure that presents the finest pleasures of paradise is a fully-owned subsidiary of Asia Capital PLC.   Suites, with a panoramic ocean view 'Crimson', sit, sip and slake your thirst Suites, with spacious living area The poolside