Find information on accommodation, food and interesting places that are available in the Jaffna town, Sri Lanka. First of all, there are not any 5 star hotels available in this town. Don't worry; you can book some good star class hotels that are available with lot of facilities. All the hotels and motels are approved by the Sri Lanka Tourist Board for quality and service.
A/C rooms, hot water shower, Wi-Fi, swimming pools, parking facility along with breakfast, lunch and dinner can be obtained here. Some of them are located just in the heart of the town while many of them are located in and around the outer town. You can find motels with ample vehicle parking facility along with cheap lodging facility for your driver too.
Nallur which is part of this town is another place where you can find good accommodations with tasty local food and beverages. Here most of the service providers offer European style rooms with bed and breakfast. It is better to make advance booking, if you are going to visit the Nallur Murugan Temple during its festival season. There used to be a lot of Srilanka expatriates who used to come over here as pilgrims.
All the hotels offer transport services with private driver with or with out A/C at affordable rate. Also you can hire or get self driven Japanese cars and passenger vans, if you have a valid driving license.
Visitors can get vegetarian and non-vegetarian meals from their hotel or lodge. Most of the people here are Hindus and they don't eat non-vegetarian 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 local dishes in good atmosphere in air-conditioned lounges.
This part of the island is famous for its untouched virgin silver sand beaches, golden sand beaches around the Indian Ocean and the lagoons. Palmyra trees and their products, fresh seafood and local food dishes are some of the speciality of this region that you must not miss.