Jaffna Hotel booking facility is available through online websites, hotel emails and over the phone of the hotel reception desk. There are no five star hotels available in Jaffna although there is one 4 star hotel is available under the Jetwing Hotel chain. Many star class hotels are available for advance booking and reservation. Lots of of foreign tourists are visiting this town regularly to spend their holidays. Now Jaffna is placed as one of the top tourist destination in Srilanka by the local and foreign tour operators as there are plenty of sun shine. Some years back, it was announce that a new five star hotel named as Hotel Nallur is going to be constructed with 80 rooms at a cost of 400 million rupees in Jaffna. For some unknown reason the project has been dropped.
Number of hotels In Jaffna: Around 40
Price Range: From US$18 - 130.( One Star to Four Stars)
Available Hotel facilities: Free Wi-Fi, Free Parking, Fresh Linen, A/C, IDD calls, Restaurant, Reception, LED TV, Music, laundry service, swimming pool, Gym, Transport and many more.
Check out and Check in Time: Normally 12:00 Noon (Otherwise stated).
Simple rooms with A/C or ceiling fans, hot water shower, breakfast, Restaurant, IDD telephone, internet and Wi-Fi services and Room services are available in most of the Jaffna hotels and Jaffna Lodges.
Most hotels can be found in the heart of the Jaffna city while some of them are located out side of the city. Motels too are available here, where you can find ample car parking facility with cheap lodging facility for your driver too.
Nearby to Nallur is another important place where you can find rooms and private homes for rent. Most of them offer European style rooms with bed and breakfast. If you are going to Nallur Kandaswamy Temple during festival season, book your rooms early, as lot of foreigners used to come over here.
Jaffna hotels offer transport service with or without A/C where cars and vans are offered for their guests. You can hire them or self drive Japanese cars and vans to travel around the area from your hotel on daily rental basis with or without a driver.
Visitors can get vegetarian and Non-vegetarian meals from their hosts. Most of the people reside here are Tamil Hindus and they don't eat non-veg food around the month of August as they used to celebrate their local temple festivals. There are many top class restaurants that can offer you Eastern, Western and popular Sri Lanka dishes in good atmosphere. Fresh vegetables fresh fruits, freshly brought seafood and highly hygienic meat too can be bought here.