2019 Aug 22
Marriott Hotels celebrated the Second Anniversary of its flagship property, Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa, in July this year. The iconic resort, set by the enchanting Weligama Bay, felicitated its present and former associates whose contribution has been immeasurable, to mark two years of success in the industry.
Weligama Bay Marriot Resort & Spa offers aesthetically pleasing rooms decorated with earthy tones to create a relaxing feeling. Each unit of accommodation offers uncompromising views of the Indian Ocean and includes a King or Twin bed configuration. A separate bath and shower, 55 inch television, complimentary Wi-Fi and a balcony to enjoy the seascapes from ensure each guest a private sanctuary.
Guests are spoilt for choice with five food and beverage outlets at the resort.
The all-day dining restaurant, Weligama Kitchen, spreads across different zones. Each serves a distinct cuisine, ranging from traditional Sri Lankan specialties, to Tuscan, Cantonese and Indian delicacies and an interactive live kitchen where all the action ensues. The contemporary all day dining restaurant which is accentuated with rustic yet elegant pieces provide for a perfect ambience for one and all. Weligama Kitchen is also known for the popular one-on-one table experience with the resort’s distinguished culinary team led by the Executive Chef Pavan, who is bound by his vision to present guests with cuisines tailored to suit the individual palette.
The taste buds of seafood-lovers are also catered to, as the resort’s Big Fish restaurant offers gourmet grilled and fresh catch sourced directly from fishmongers in the locale. Tides, the integration of the Lobby and Lobby Lounge with a clearly defined bar transitions from a coffee and pastry focus in the day to alcoholic beverages and snacks in the evening. Mirissa Baking Company provides freshly-baked desserts and snacks, accompanied by a selection of fine coffee, fresh juices and specialty drinks. There’s also the pool bar Surf’s Up, that serves refreshing cocktails and simple Asian and Western nibbles.
The young guests are entertained at the resort’s Kids Club, full of fun-filled gaming activities as well as designated play areas for toddlers. Adults can find refuge at the resort’s renowned Quan Spa which offers authentic Thai and Swedish therapies alongside modern techniques, to revitalize the body and restore clarity of mind. A well-equipped fitness center caters to those who desire physical activity.
The resort has already been bestowed with awards including the ‘World Luxury Spa Award’, and being recognized by the ‘Great place to Work’ organization. Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa is a preferred employer whose associates take pride in their different roles, working towards business goals and personal development opportunities.
The ‘Marriott Way’ is built on fundamental ideals of service to associates, customers, and community. Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa is constantly working towards discovering creative ways to enhance the experience of each guest as well as finding opportunities for associates. “Take care of your employees and they’ll take care of your customers” is the vision of our founder, J.W Marriott, Senior on whose philosophy the company’s fundamentals are based. “The welfare of our associates is of utmost importance; continuous engagement and feedback sessions are in place, with a view to ensuring that the associates are aware of the business and their ideas are valued. Our operation as a result has set international standards across Sri Lanka’s hospitality sector,” stated Sanchitha Uduwawidane, the Director of Human Resources for Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa.
“Our primary goal is to ensure that the expectations of each guest are fulfilled, their individual needs are identified and catered to, and all our patrons have a memorable experience. We are humbled by the number of repeat guests who to patronize the hotel. We recognize our associates as the pillar of our success and the company is expanding its footprint in Sri Lanka. We will continue to create more career opportunities for the youth, and distinct hospitality experiences for the local and international traveler” said Elton Hurtis, the General Manager of the hotel.
Weligama Bay Marriott Resort & Spa invites you to take the advantage of the special offers, including meals and some great add-ons.
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