Fox Jaffna, the cherished ancestral home turned heritage hotel, proudly commemorates its fifth anniversary on June 22. the owners said in a news release.
“Since its inception, Fox Jaffna has redefined the sphere of hospitality in Jaffna, enchanting guests with its vibrant history, beautifully landscaped lawns, stunningly appointed swimming pool, authentic cuisine, and unwavering commitment to Jaffna culture,” it said.
“Fox Jaffna carefully preserves its colorful history spanning over a century, inviting guests to step into a world where history intertwines with boutique luxury. A testament to its dedication to historical conservation, two wartime bunkers at Fox Jaffna have been meticulously restored, repurposed, and reframed as a testament to the beauty of the peninsula.”
One bunker houses an extensive art gallery featuring reproduced masterpieces from the famed ‘43 Group of Sri Lanka, allowing visitors unfettered access to a never-before-seen private collection. The second bunker has been transformed into a history museum, where guests can delve into the rich and storied legacy of pre-war Jaffna, travelling as far back as the mythical narrative. These remarkable sites have become essential destinations for those seeking a deeper understanding of Jaffna’s cultural fabric.
The staff at Fox Jaffna have consistently raised the bar of hospitality standards in the North, embodying professionalism, courtesy, and heartfelt hospitality. They consistently go the extra mile, ensuring an exceptional stay carefully curated for each guest. In the face of national and global setbacks over the past five years, the resilient and dedicated team at Fox Jaffna has cultivated a loyal following of guests who repeatedly choose the resort for Jaffna sojourns.
“We are both humbled and elated to commemorate the fifth anniversary of Fox Jaffna – it is a testament to our commitment to providing an unparalleled hospitality experience deeply rooted in Jaffna’s cultural heritage,” said Nedra Weerasinghe, Group Director and COO of Capital Maharaja Group, of which Fox Resorts is the hospitality arm.
Fox Jaffna’s excellence in service and experience has been recognized with prestigious accolades, including the 2020 SATA Award for the “best heritage hotel in South Asia”, a testament to its commitment to preserve and celebrate Jaffna’s rich heritage. Fox Jaffna has also been consistently honored with the coveted TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence every year since its opening, with its unwavering efforts to drive guest satisfaction.
“We extend our deepest gratitude to our treasured guests who have shown us unwavering support through their repeated patronage, recommendations, and reviews. It is their trust and encouragement that have fueled the success of Fox Jaffna”, said Ms. Weerasinghe.
As Fox Jaffna celebrates its fifth anniversary, it continues to be a beacon of immersive hospitality, inviting guests to embrace the tapestry of the cultural legacy of the Northern Peninsula. The resort remains steadfast in its mission to create cherished memories, and invites travelers to embark on a transformative journey of exploration and indulgence.
For more details of Fox Jaffna, please visit www.foxresorts.com.