Jaffna Hotel booking facility is available through online booking websites, through hotel emails and over the phone facility.
Currently there are no five star hotels available in the Jaffna town although there is one 4 star hotel available through the Jetwing Hotel chain. There are some other star class hotels available with quality rooms and facilities. Now a day's lots of of foreign tourists are visiting this town to enjoy their holidays and vacations. This place is now placed as one of the top tourist destination in Srilanka by the local and foreign tour operators. In the recent years it was announce that a new five star hotel named as Hotel Nallur will be constructed with 80 rooms and facilities at the cost of 400 million rupees in Jaffna. But for some unknown reason the project has been dropped now.
Number of hotels In Jaffna : Nearly 40
Price Range : From US$18 Upwards.( Single Star to Four Stars) up to US$130.
Hotel facilities : Free Wi-Fi, Free Parking, Fresh Linen, A/C, IDD calls, Restaurant, Reception, LED TV, Music, laundry service, swimming pool, Gym and many more.
Hotel Check out and Check in Time: Normally 12:00 Noon (Otherwise stated).
A/C rooms or simple rooms with 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 of the hotels are located just in the heart of the Jaffna city while some of them are located around the outer city. You can find motels too here, which are offering ample car parking facility. Also if it is necessary, they will provide cheap lodging facility for your driver too at low price.
Nallur which is part of this region is another important place where you can find rooms with dining facility. Here most of them offer European style rooms with bed and breakfast. It is better to make advance booking, if you are going to visit here during the Nallur Kandaswamy Temple festival season book your rooms early, as lot of foreigners too used to look for accommodation in this area during the kovil festival season.
Jaffna hotels offer local transport service with or without A/C in the cars and vans for their guests at an affordable rate. You can hire 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 are available for you from them.
Jaffna is famous for its untouched virgin silver sand beaches, golden sand beaches surrounded by the Indian Ocean and lagoons. Palmyra trees and their products, fresh seafood cooked as per the local traditional dishes are other things you have to taste.