Instead, another guy turned up in uniform and took over his bar duties.
He said follow me and led me to the hut where massages were conducted.
I was on a 14 day trip to Sri Lanka in 2010 – 7 days on the beach and 7 days touring the cultural triangle.
We arrived at a hotel in Habanara about 5pm to visit the sites the next day; it was a nice modern hotel but as it was out of season, and earily very quiet.
He asked when and I said now if possible, seeing as there were so few guests in the hotel.