Colombo, Friday 27th January 2023: NIJA in Sanskrit denotes a white rose and in keeping with the purity of the flower, NIJA Luxury Wellness at Cinnamon Grand Colombo invites you to holistic wellness that brings relaxation, rejuvenation and regeneration to the mind, body and soul. The official launch ceremony was held under the patronage of Chief Executive Officer of Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts Mikael Svensson today (27th). Area Vice-President Colombo, Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts Kamal Munasinghe and Deputy Chief Executive Officer of Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts, Hishan Singhawansa were among other dignitaries present.

Speaking at the opening ceremony, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of NIJA Luxury Wellness Rookamanie Fernando said, “Modern lifestyles have changed drastically mainly due to the enormous challenges people face daily. Negativity surrounds each person, and many are searching for ways to bring positivity into their lives. NIJA Luxury Wellness,” the newest entrant to well-being in the city of Colombo hopes to be an answer to this search. The services we have on offer embody holistic wellness and the healing of mind, body, and soul. Our internationally trained therapists, doctors on-call and beauty consultants are fully equipped to work with each customer individually on achieving their wellness goals”.

NIJA Luxury Wellness embodies purity, innocence, and elegance. In keeping with this theme, the facility is enriched with shades of ivory and white. The primary objective of using the White Rose is to harmonise pureness and elegance. Services to be offered at NIJA include Wellness Massages and Therapy, Facial and Beauty Packages, Ayurveda Treatments, Couple and Bridal Packages, Naturopathic Detox Packages, and a first-of-its-kind Music Therapy.

Rookamanie Fernando is no stranger to Sri Lanka’s wellness offering with well over 30 years’ experience in the nutrition and wellness space. She has admirably served as a renowned wellness provider, an experienced trainer and a proven facilitator and has joined hands with doctors of Ayurveda and nutrition to make this project a reality.

“We have carefully chosen the relevant professional doctors, skilled multi-national team, and a leading manufacturer to support our efforts. They are professionally competent and proven to give you the very best. These exclusive packages are designed to suit everyone, to refresh you from the daily hustle and bustle”, Fernando added.

NIJA Luxury Wellness is located at Cinnamon Grand Colombo’s City Club premises. The location was carefully chosen as it is one of the city’s most luxurious business hotels geared to savour your penchant for finer comforts.

Also speaking at the launch Area Vice President Colombo, Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts, Kamal Munasinghe noted, “Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts constantly strives to give our guests experiences that will elevate their stay with us. The partnership with NIJA now offers our guests the opportunity to relax, rejuvenate and regenerate themselves during their stay with us here at Cinnamon Grand Colombo. NIJA’s vision of holistic wellness ties in well with our own ethos of creating #CinnamonMoments that focus on the mind, body, and soul”.

NIJA Luxury Wellness is open daily from 10am to 10pm and prior reservations for treatment are required. Please call Akeela on +94 778 727 887 or Dominic on +94 779 111 381 for more information.

About Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts

Cinnamon Hotels & Resorts is a diverse chain of hotels spanning Sri Lanka and the Maldives and a member of John Keells Holdings PLC, one of the largest listed conglomerates in Sri Lanka, with diverse interests in sectors ranging from Leisure, Transportation, Property, Consumer Food & Retail, Financial Services, Information Technology, and Business Process Operations to Plantations.

This pioneering hotel chain was launched at the World Travel Market in London on 14 November 2005. Since its launch, it has come to represent a uniquely Cinnamon experience and has steadily risen to become the leading choice for travelers in Sri Lanka. The Cinnamon brand boasts a portfolio of vibrant and modern hotels, colourful and inspiring, unswerving hospitable and committed to satisfying our patron’s varied and discerning needs.Located in the heart of the city, Cinnamon Lakeside Colombo offers tranquil getaways in its unique offering of a ‘Resort in the City’ with expansive lakefront and garden views. Unveiling elegance and grandeur is Colombo’s most luxurious, modern, and truly ‘grand’ city hotels, Cinnamon Grand Colombo, located near Colombo’s Galle Face Green, overlooking views of the majestic Indian ocean and upcoming Port City. To complete the city collection is the first of its kind in South Asia, Cinnamon Red Colombo. Walking distance to shopping centers, historical sites and nightlife precincts of Colombo, this pioneering addition to the Cinnamon City Hotel collection embodies the ‘Lean Luxury’ concept. Inspired by the arts and modern design, panoramas of Colombo’s cityscape and of course the innovative food and beverage options within the property, Cinnamon Red is the popular choice for urbanites and tech enthused travelers.