Amethyst is a stone that brings peace of mind. It helps to bring calmness and clarity where there is anxiety and confusion. True to its name our vision is to provide you with that experience, ensuring your holiday is memorable, relaxing and fun all rolled into one – the perfect retreat. Therefore we extend an invitation to you to come, and discover the coastal Gem of the East…
Welcome to Amethyst Resort, Passikudah! An undiscovered haven, nestled on the shores of one of the longest stretches of shallow coastline in the world. Explore the untouched bay fringed with a coral reef; teeming with a myriad of aquatic sea life, flora and fauna. Absorb the tranquility of turquoise waters as you relax on soft sandy shores
Location : The undisturbed, pristine coastline, with golden sands and clear blue waters form the beautiful region of Passikudah(Pasikuda). Google Maps calls it one the prettiest beaches in the world.
The Bay of Passikudah is a crescent-moon shaped inlet of shallow water. The bay is flat and sandy, and has a very soothing effect on the feet. Its panoramic views and clear, cool waters, ideal for swimming has made it a much sought after destination by holiday makers.
ACCOMMODATION : When on vacation people love the thought of being pampered by room service, but when they come home they are also thrilled at being in their own bed. The Amethyst Resort, a standout choice among Passikudah hotels, combines the comforts of home with the amenities of a hotel to ensure your satisfaction.
We have 38 rooms in two different room styles to choose from, One of these room types are built facing to the amazing passikudah beach to enjoy the sun set sitting in the room and others to the calming river that flaws in front of the hotel which combines the nature in to your wonderful holiday. Though each room has facilities unique to their particular room style
RIVER VIEW ROOM : Our spacious water-view cabanas face the beautiful flowing stream on the bay of Passikudah. Each cabana has its own private verandah facing the stream and is an idyllic setting to relax in, listening to the soft soothing murmurs of flowing water.
SEA VIEW ROOM : Relax and enjoy the seclusion and privacy with spectacular views of calm, clear blue waters in this spacious setting. Each room comes with an adjoining private verandah opening out to the beach. An ideal place from which to enjoy the glorious sunsets as the sun sinks below the sea.
DINING : Amethyst Resort includes a pool bar to quench your thirst and “the Barrel Bar” – an archetypal pub which serves a variety of beverages and pub foods together with “Taprobane”, serves the best seafood specialties on the Eastern coast, give several dining options during your stay.
TAPROBANE : This charming restaurant overlooking the stream creates an unparalleled seafood dining experience. Indulge in fresh seafood that the region is famous for, transformed into sumptuous, mouth-watering cuisine by our master-chefs. Simply put – its a seafood lover’s dream. It serves the best of seafood in the eastern province with an emphasis on variety, freshness and quality to guests. From the deep straight to the dish – make your selection fresh, from the catch of the day.
THE BARREL - BAR : We’ll have a Barrel of fun rings true here in more ways than one. The Barrel is a trendy Mediterranean-style pub offering a wide range of Cocktails, the best Beers, and a wide array of alcohol to keep you in ‘High Spirits’, accompanied with mouth-watering seafood light bites and snacks.
THE COOL POOL BAR : The fabulous pool bar is the ideal spot to enjoy light snacks as well as a choice of refreshing and invigorating cocktails by the pool. You can sip to your heart’s c
GST AS APPLICABLE.
Extra Supplement Charges as applicable during Festival & Peak Seasons:
Diwali, Peak Season Peak season: 20 December - 10 January, Christmas eve dinner: 24 December, New year eve dinner: 31 December