The Tented Safari Lodge & Chalets
The Aggressor Tented Safari Lodge is located in northern Sri Lanka just outside Wilpattu National Park, the largest National Park in Sri Lanka. It is conveniently located near the Ancient City of Anuradhapura, Sigiriya Rock Palace National Heritage Site, and only a 90 minutes drive from Minneriya National Park – which is home to the largest Asian elephant gathering known to exist on the planet.
The lodge is a 5 star tented safari lodge tucked away on 6 acres of lush forest along the Kala Oya River, which is the 3rd longest river in Sri Lanka. It is home to a variety of native wildlife such as Mouse Deer, Star Tortoise, Sri Lankan Giant Squirrels, Red Slender Loris, Peacocks and a host of exotic birds and that’s just the beginning. The lodge has a main reception area and a large dining tent which is well stocked with refreshments. There’s also a beautiful pool as well as a pool side bar which is perfect for unwinding and relaxing after a long day of exploring Sri Lanka.
There are eight gorgeous air conditioned tented chalets. Each tented chalet is 27 feet x 17 feet, sits on a hard wood floor, has a private bathroom with shower/bathtub and sink and comfortable memory foam mattresses. It has government supplied water lines with high pressure hot and cold water throughout the property. Each chalet has large screened windows to let in lots of light and can be closed off for privacy with ceiling to floor curtains. They are beatifully furnished with high quality furnishings, luxury bedding and a safe. All furniture & furnishings are locally handmade. The ensuite bathroom has a large, inviting bathtub, 2 sinks, large towels, hair dryer, shampoo & conditioner, bubble bath & hand lotions.
You can expect 3 delicious meals a day plus snacks as well as soft drinks, local beer, and wine. In keeping with high standards, meals are prepared by top chef’s trained in a variety of cuisines. Many of the meals are prepared using fresh produce from the surrounding villages and farms. Meals include breakfast (cooked to order), picnic lunches, and an elegant dinner with tableside service. Beverages (alcoholic and non-alcoholic) are complimentary while staying at the lodge.