JA Resorts & Hotels recently revealed the first designs of its latest venture – JA Eclipse Beach Resort – in Sri Lanka.
The group announced development of a premium beach resort in Kathiraveli on the East Coast of Sri Lanka in partnership with Gravity Resort Group (GRG) last year. The property is scheduled to break ground on the site this summer and completed in 2018.
The designs were revealed at the recently concluded Arabian Travel Market 2016. The development marks the first five-star luxury resort to be developed on the East Coast of Sri Lanka. According to statistics revealed by the Sri Lanka Tourism Development Authority (SLTDA), Sri Lanka received 1.8 million tourist arrivals in the island in 2015, an increase of 17.8% from 2014.