Bougainvillea Articles


Upon entering the art deco styled great room of the BV Retreat, any uncomfortable moments during hours of travel melt away: you feel like you are home. Pi, the property manager will welcome you over a.... More

The Bougainvillea Experience

Bougainvillea Experience

Even in the most beautiful and tranquil surroundings, you will sometimes have the urge to get up and explore. Together with local guide Sid Elikawela we have created a small handful of experiences.... More

Golf Holidays

Golf Holiday

The Bougainvillea Retreat is situated just a few minutes’ walk from the award-winning Victoria Golf Course. Designed by Donald Steel, the 18 hole golf course offers unparalleled views of.... More

Bird Watching

Bird Watching

Bougainvillea Retreat and the surroundings are home to more than 100 indigenous bird species of Sri Lanka. Join Mike Morley who has lived in Sri Lanka for 15 years on an early morning bird.... More

About Us

Bougainvillea lies in the picturesque valley at the Victoria Golf and Country Resort, surrounded by lush vegetation and water. With an astounding view to the Knuckles Mountain Range and Victoria Lake it sets the unique backdrop for a relaxing break from the hustle and bustle of modern life. Hidden away as the last villa on the road, the Bougainvillea Retreat provides you with a tranquil getaway in subtle luxury seldom seen or experienced in Sri Lanka. Whether you want to relax by the pool, take a walk in the beautiful surroundings, improve your golf skills or simply draw back from the world for a little while, we look forward to having you here.   More