Overview of Uga Bay by Uga Escapes

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Outdoor pool, pool loungers
Beach nearby, beach umbrellas, beach towels, waterskiing
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Uga Bay by Uga Escapes

5 out of 5

4.7/5 Exceptional

Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment

Explore the area

    Popular LocationKalkudah Beach5 min walk
    Popular LocationPasikuda Beach5 min walk
    Popular LocationSaint Nicholas Church Chenkalady22 min drive
    AirportBatticaloa (BTC)41 min drive

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  • Bay Suite

    Room amenities

    • 111 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 6
    • 2 King Beds and 1 Single Bed
    More detailsBay Suite
  • Beach Studio

    Room amenities

    • 46 sq m
    • Beach view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsBeach Studio
  • Ocean Studio

    Room amenities

    • 46 sq m
    • Resort view
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 Double Bed
    More detailsOcean Studio
  • Beach Villa

    Room amenities

    • 251 sq m
    • Ocean view
    • Sleeps 5
    • 1 King Bed and 2 Single Beds
    More detailsBeach Villa

About this area


Located in Valachchenai, Uga Bay by Uga Escapes is in a rural area and near the beach. Saint Nicholas Church Chenkalady is a notable landmark, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Pasikuda Beach and Batticaloa Lagoon. Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking, scuba diving and snorkelling adventures can be found near the property.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Kalkudah Beach - 5 min walk
  • Pasikuda Beach - 5 min walk
  • Saint Nicholas Church Chenkalady - 22 min drive
  • Batticaloa Lagoon - 39 min drive
  • Batticaloa’s Lighthouse - 73 min drive


  • Laya Waves - 5 min walk
  • Captain Seafood restaurant - 8 min walk
  • The Crab & Lobster - 6 min drive
  • Wine shop - 7 min drive
  • Hotel meera and jackfruit - 7 min drive
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About this property

Uga Bay by Uga Escapes

5-star beach resort with a full-service spa
At Uga Bay by Uga Escapes, hit the nearby beach, dine on-site at On-site venue or enjoy a drink at one of the resort's 2 bars/lounges. All 46 rooms offer thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, as well as comforts such as Tempur-Pedic beds and Egyptian cotton sheets. Complimentary wireless Internet access and balconies or patios are standard, as are LCD TVs with cable channels.
Uga Bay by Uga Escapes offers 46 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with DVD players and minibars. Rooms open to balconies or patios. Tempur-Pedic beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with premium cable channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a rainfall showerhead and a hydromassage showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and bidets.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks, safes and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Recreational amenities at the resort include an outdoor pool and a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the resort's full-service spa, Spa. Services include massages. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including Ayurvedic.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site
  • Free valet parking on site
  • Local area shuttle (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • 1 restaurant
  • 2 bars/lounges
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa
  • Motor-boating
  • Motorised watercraft
  • Outdoor pool
  • Waterskiing
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • DVD player
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool


  • Free newspapers in reception
  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Pool sunloungers
  • Terrace


  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Massages


  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible pool
  • Wheelchair-accessible public bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible restaurant
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Beach towels
  • Designated smoking areas

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Free cots/infant beds
  • Linens
  • Premium bedding
  • Tempur-Pedic bed


  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Hydromassage showerhead
  • Shampoo
  • Soap
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Toothbrush and toothpaste (on request)


  • 42-inch LCD TV
  • TV channels
  • DVD player
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Electric kettle
  • Free bottled water
  • Minibar

Outdoor space

  • Balcony or patio


  • Desk
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Restaurant dining guide
  • Safe
  • Slippers



Check-in from 2 PM - midnight
Late check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 70.0 per night.
Free cots (infant beds)

Payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per adult: USD 125.00
  • New Year's Eve (31 December) Gala Dinner per child: USD 62.50 (from 3 to 11 years old)

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 70.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Uga Bay Uga Escapes Hotel Kalkudah
UGA Bay Hotel
UGA Bay Hotel Kalkudah
UGA Bay Kalkudah
Uga Bay Hotel Sri Lanka/Kalkudah
Uga Bay Uga Escapes Hotel
Uga Bay Uga Escapes Kalkudah
Uga Bay Uga Escapes Resort Valachchenai
Uga Bay Uga Escapes Valachchenai
Uga Uga Escapes Valachchenai
Uga Bay by Uga Escapes Resort
Uga Bay by Uga Escapes Valachchenai
Uga Bay by Uga Escapes Resort Valachchenai

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Uga Bay by Uga Escapes and receive a full refund?
Yes, Uga Bay by Uga Escapes offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Uga Bay by Uga Escapes cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Does Uga Bay by Uga Escapes have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
Is Uga Bay by Uga Escapes pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at Uga Bay by Uga Escapes?
Self-parking and valet parking are free at this property.
What time is check-in at Uga Bay by Uga Escapes?
Check-in is from 2 PM - midnight. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at Uga Bay by Uga Escapes?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Where is Uga Bay by Uga Escapes located?
Offering direct access to the beach, this Valachchenai resort is 0.3 mi (0.4 km) from Pasikuda Beach and within 16 mi (25 km) of Saint Nicholas Church Chenkalady and Batticaloa Lagoon. Batticaloa’s Lighthouse is 22.1 mi (35.5 km) away.
Rating 5 - Excellent. 65 out of 84 reviews
5 - Excellent 77%
Rating 4 - Good. 16 out of 84 reviews
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Rating 3 - Okay. 3 out of 84 reviews
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Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

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Amazing Stay @ Uga Bay
Everything was just perfect at the property. Beautiful property, excellent room and the most courteous staff who too care of all our needs during the stay. Awesome experience!
Stayed 4 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Stayed 8 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with partner
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Very nice property with great service ! Would highly recommend this place.
Stayed 3 nights in Dec 2019

5/5 Excellent

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Superb in every aspect.
What can I say ..a superb stay in this amazing 5 star property . Staff are smiling ,helpful and professional. One of the most pristine beaches on the island and great cocktails at the beach bar . Innovative and forward thinking management ensure a hassle free holiday for family and friends . Love love love Uga Bay -will be back next year .
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2019

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
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Dinner on the beach was unique, pricey but unique.
Stayed 5 nights in Jul 2019

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