Amaya Beach Sri Lanka is set next to the beach at Passikudah Bay, a long stretch of coastline renowned for its calm and shallow waters, ideal for swimming and water sports. The outer bay has an extensive coral reef and there are scattered coral communities within the bay, together forming one of the best-known reef systems in the Indian Ocean. The resort, which is on the east side of the island, is 35 kilometres north of Batticaloa.
Guests are offered a number of venues to wine and dine at the Centara Passikudah Resort & Spa. For Sri Lankan, Thai and various International cuisine the 'Reef Cafe' is ideal while it also boasts of all day dining options. With colourful buffet spreads and chef's choice menus, you can taste the best of culinary delights. For the best in Asian and Sri Lankan buffets, the 'Spice Market' is open for lunch and dinner. Al fresco dining is available at 'Elements' while the venue specializes in fresh seafood and succulent varieties of meat. The types of cuisine includes Asian, Indian and Middle Eastern.
The 'Aqua Bar' which is an al fresco lounge bar overlooks the pool while guests can enjoy a number of refreshments, cocktails and light snacks throughout the day and into the late hours of the night. You can also enjoy a fine cup of tea there. The 'Beach Bar' is located a few feet away from the beach where you can enjoy light snacks, tropical cocktails, juices and refreshments.