Villa Velmarie Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat

Sri Lanka · West Coast Sri Lanka · Kalutara
4.6 / 5.0 Marvelous
24 ratings
96% Recommendation
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Ayurveda in a Renovated Colonial Villa

Colonial villa with experienced Ayurveda doctor from traditional family, beautiful garden and pool. With only 6 rooms, you are guaranteed personal care and a warm atmosphere.

Most popular facilities

Free Wifi
Swimming pool
Ayurveda doctor
In nature
Ayurvedic tri-dosha meals
Vegetarian meals
Free parking

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Villa Velmarie Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat in Detail

Your Hotel

In the Villa Velmarie Yoga & Ayurveda House, a renovated villa from the Dutch colonial era, Ayurveda awaits you in a quiet, family atmosphere with approx. The hotel follows the slogan "magnificence in simplicity". 4,000 sqm of garden. Approx. 2 walking minutes away is a fishing beach (not suitable for swimming), Beruwelas centre approx. 2 km, beaches for bathing approx. 15 minutes.

Location & Surroundings

The small town of Maggona is located about 60 minutes south of the capital Colombo near the coastal town of Beruwela. Southwestern Sri Lanka attracts with rainforests, beautiful beaches and many cultural attractions.

Food & Drinks

Ayurvedic, mainly vegetarian menus, suitable for all Dosha types (tridosha). Typical dishes with local products, fresh juices and fruit.

Ayurveda Centre

Experienced Ayurveda doctor with his own Ayurveda clinic, from traditional family and member of the Sinhala Ayurveda Society. In 3 treatment rooms, ayurvedic massages (e.g. face, head, body, foot), Shirodhara oil forehead shower, herbal inhalation, baths are offered. Ayurveda doctor on call.


Outdoor pool (approx. 12 x 3 m) with sunbeds. Excursions e.g. to the beach or Richmond Castle in Kalutara, to the Fort in Beruwela, Galle, Kande Viharaya Temple in Aluthgama, visit to a turtle breeding station in Kosgoda, water sports such as surfing nearby (some for a fee).

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Hotel rooms at a glance

The retreat has 6 rooms (approx. 30 sqm) with a terrace, air conditioning, WiFi, TV, hairdryer. 3 with pool view, 3 with mini courtyard. Single rooms are double rooms for single use.
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      ca. 30 qm
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      ca. 30 qm
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Customer ratings for Villa Velmarie Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat

24 verified reviews by travelersOnly customers who have traveled with us are allowed to leave a review

4.6 Outstanding  

96% recommend the hotel to others

Board type
Wellness area
  • 'Ayurvedic cuisine'
  • 'Professional treatments'
  • 'Quiet environment'
  • 'Friendly staff'
  • 'Clean rooms'
  • 'Well-kept garden'
  • 'Personalized service'
  • 'Relaxing spa'
  • 'Homely atmosphere'
  • 'Beautiful pool'
24 Results
Ayuveda at Vel Marie highly recommended

Lisbeth R.

March 2024

as a couple | 60 to 69 years | 12 - 16 days

I am sustainably relaxed and fascinated.

Antje W.

February 2024

as a couple | 60 to 69 years | 17 - 23 days

Like in another world

Gabriele S.

February 2024

solo | 60 to 69 years | 12 - 16 days

I was pampered and pampered and could let myself go.

We made the best of it.

Rita B.

January 2024

with friends | 60 to 69 years | 12 - 16 days

The inconvenience was outweighed by the wonderful treatments.

Feel free, Feel home

Martina R.

October 2023

solo | 30 to 39 years | 12 - 16 days


Villa Velmarie Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat
Sri Lanka, West Coast Sri Lanka, Kalutara
Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (CMB)
approx. 97 km / 97 min

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