I was greeted with a young lad with a leaf held in his palm that had a glass of delectable looking juice! Pineapple, it was freshly picked from the adjoining fields. ‘Ayubowan’ – A greeting in Sinhala means – may you live long! The leaf – Beetle, is given for special occasions as tradition, a touching gesture.
Hideaway is a mansion turned boutique-style hotel offering two suites named the Sun and The Moon and a deluxe room called the stars. Each have their own characteristic charm with high wooden ceiling, 4-poster netted beds, personal hi-fi, outdoor toilet and Jacuzzi with constant hot and cold water.