4D3N

ELEMENT KAPPALADY LAGOON RIDES

 

 

Waking up by the whistle of the sea eagle, and starting your day with a breakfast at the beach embraces you with the warmth of Sri Lankan hospitality.  Stand right at the beach and surrounded by the windy flat water lagoons of Kappalady which are famous for kitesurfing, stand up paddling (SUP) and bird watching, the trendy beach resort is surrounded by more than 700 coconut trees and wild lush greenery spreading over the 22 acre beach front property, perfect setting for you to enjoy a unique beach holiday – unwind, relax, and get inspired.

Pure eco friendly get away will offer you highly details and skills professionals in chess of experience, blessed with pristine nature all around, nestled in between hundreds of palm trees, lush mangroves and the sound of the Indian Ocean, the property is literally surrounded by flat water lagoons and the ocean. With Kite Center Sri Lanka, classes as well as equipment rental and sales can be set prior your arrival all with assistance by highly professional Kitesurfing Instructor 

More like a Kite & Beach Retreat, enjoy the peacefulness of this glamorous beach paradise! 

Mini 2 pax

BEST TIME TO TRAVEL

DECEMBER to MARCH

MAY to SEPTEMBER 

OVERVIEW


The property

Smartly designed to minimize the carbon footprint at the south part of Kalpitiya. All villas are adapting efficient insulation concepts, capturing the fresh sea breeze for inside cooling and together with the use of indigenous construction materials like coconut leaves, local wood and concrete, they considerably contribute to the green holiday concept with the implementation of a systematic waste recycling and beach cleaning scheme and thus contribute to the social and environmental sustainability. Dreamy surrounded offering almost a private lagoon at only few meter away from the restaurant and from where the infinity pool offer a superb view on the beach and lagoon

Accommodation

Round or Rectangular Villa (Single/Double/Triple), Cabana (Single/Double/Triple). Note that all of the villas are equipped with fans only (no air-conditioning policy). Temperatures by the beachside cools down a bit during the evenings with constant wind blowing

Peak period bookings will incur Peak Season charges : 11 Jan-31 Mar / 1 May – 14 Oct / 21 Dec – 10 Jan

Cuisine

Sri Lankan cuisine as well as Western, fusion cuisine, can cater to special requests. If you are looking for vegetarian or vegan options, talk to us, and we’ll arrange everything you need.

On our own land, we organically grow our fruit, vegetable, herbs and of course coconut. So our vegetable, fruit and coconut are as fresh as you can get it. Right from the garden to your plate.

The buffet style dining experience allows guests to mingle with each other and our staff, and make new friends.

Facilities & Services

Surrounded by long sandbanks, tropical palm trees, lush mangroves and not one but two flat-water lagoons, you are far away from commuter noises. Instead, you are woken up every morning by the sound of the beautiful Indian Ocean and greeted by a herd of donkeys who casually wander around our resort premises.

Restaurant (set time for meals, all day for snacks order), Upperdeck Lounge Bar (all day), Wi-Fi in main area, Watersport & Kitesurf School using equipment from FAITH KITEBOARDING Brand (Possibility to storage your own Kitesurfing Equipment. Paddle board, laundry, electricity 24 hours and an Infinity pool

Guides

All of our Instructors are IKO-qualified and up-to-date certified. That means you'll know you're getting world-renowned standards of instruction at our Kite School in Sri Lanka with our diverse international instructors, we can offer courses in English, Swiss-German, German and French.

Courses will be arrange in 1:1 to 1:4 maximum




4D3N ELEMENT KITESURFING BEGINNER COURSE


Day 1 (D)

Upon arrival at the Resort (Check in time after 2pm), proceed to your check in and installation into your villa. Get a debrief of the property and all its activities. When you are ready get to the Kitesurfing shop to meet your instructor & try out your equipment for the next day, get all the details of your Kitesurfing Program (School for beginner & spot for experience). Take the rest of the afternoon to dive into the pool, walk to the lagoon and observe kitesurfing practicing, walk on the beach or even rest in your villa. After dinner, you will be free and easy.

Day 2 (B-L-D)

After your breakfast, you will meet your instructor then will get a 2hrs Morning Kitesurfing introduction on the one perfectly safe flat lagoon aside your property. Back to your resort for lunch, then a short rest before heading back to the lagoon for a 3hrs first session of your beginner training where in the next days (all together 9hrs divided in 3 sessions of pratical training of 3 levels 1-2-3) with your instructor you will learn the set up & safety, basic theory of both the kitesurfing & the wind understanding, First flying of trainer and power kite, bodydragging downwind and upwind, first water start exercices on the board and of course up & riding. After your afternoon ride, you will take the time to chilland enjoy the facilities as well as the surrounded of your property. Rest of the evening free & easy to chill at the upper deck lounge and exchange with the others kitesurfer (experience or novice) your day of kite

Day 3 (B-L-D)

After your breakfast, meet your instructor, get back your equipment, then take back the direction of the lagoon where your instructor will continue custom-made your training following your performance the day before, all in all continuing the course for another 3hrs morning session. Back to the resort for lunch and some rest before heading back to the lagoon for your last 3hrs course with will be mix with some experimental ride for yourself. Let the feeling out and ride the lagoon with pleasure.

Back to the kitesurf school to bring back all your equipment, before taking off time and enjoy your resort and activities until the dinner will be served.

Day 4 (B)

Enjoy an early morning and walk by yourself around the mangrove and the lagoon where you could spot some numerous birds before you get your breakfast. Will be follow by your check out without forgotten to farewell everyone

You desire to extend your stay and continue experiencing some of the best Kitesurf spots or even take more courses to develop your skills, let us know we will arrange accordingly to your needs

Additional days can be add following your desire.




4D3N ELEMENT EXPERIENCE KITESURFER


Day 1 (D)

Upon arrival at the Resort (Check in time after 2pm), proceed to your check in and installation into your villa. Get a debrief of the property and all its activities. When you are ready get to the Kitesurfing shop to meet one of instructor stand by at the kite shop & try out your equipment for the next day (if you do not have your own one), get all the details of your Kitesurfing Program. Take the rest of the afternoon to dive into the pool, walk to the lagoon, walk on the beach or even rest in your villa or if you came earlier already grab your equipment and ride the Kappalady lagoon which is aside the resort. After dinner, you will be free and easy to chill, jin conversation with other Kitesurfer at the upper deck lounge.

Day 2 (B-L-D)

After your breakfast, you will meet one of the instructor, grab your equipment and join other riders for a full day kite safari in one of the spot decided by the instructor following the best wind orientation of the day. This day can bring you to the “Puttalam Lagoon, Dutch Bay up to Vella Island in Portugal Bay”, which will bring you the best flatwater kite spots in the country where the consistent wind opens downwind options for miles & miles. You will get back to the resort by day end, from where you will be free and easy for the rest of the evening.

Day 3 (B-L-D)

After your breakfast, meet your instructor, grab your equipment and depart for an excited & thrilling Kitesurfing day in one of the spot chosen by your instructor between “Puttalam Lagoon, Duch Bay, Vella Island”, if you prefer to ride the whole day the “Kappalady lagoon”, just let us know we definitively can arrange it too, in that case you will privilege the comfort and convenient to ride beside the resort and your villa for you to get a good rest between morning & afternoon ride. If you in chase of improvement and desire to take intermediary or advance course, give us your expectation we will add it into your trip.

By day end, you will be back to your resort and get one more evening to chill and enjoy the amazing surrounded on sunset time. Rest of the evening free & easy.

Day 4 (B)

Enjoy an early morning and walk by yourself around the mangrove and the lagoon where you could spot some numerous birds before you get your breakfast. Will be follow by your check out without forgotten to farewell everyone

You desire to extend your stay and continue experiencing some of the best Kitesurf spots or even take more courses to develop your skills, let us know we will arrange accordingly to your needs.

Additional days can be add following your desire.




INCLUDED / EXCLUDED


What is Included?

Accommodation, full board meals, Kitesurfing equipment (during training session), IKO Certified Instructor,

Specifically for 4D3N Beginner Course): 9hrs divided in 3 x 3hrs beginning kitesurfing session

What is Excluded?

Travel to Kalpitya, sodas and alcoholic beverages, tipping and gratuities to guide. Private IKO Certified Instructor, kitesurfing equipment rental outside the training session




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What to Bring?

Head lamp, mosquito repellent, sunscreen, hat, sunglasses, binocular, dry bag, swimwear, money (no ATM), comfortable beach appareil, water bottle, toiletries, basic first aid kit.

Departure

Daily based on a minimum booking of 2pax per departure. Solo traveler will incur single supplement charges. As a low-impact lodge with very limited villas, Element Beach Nature Resort gets booked pretty much in advance during the peak season

Do we accept children

Most guests are couples, family and small group of friends.





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          Colombo 01, Sri Lanka

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Operating hours 


Monday to Friday - 9am to 6pm