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Beach Hotels in Sri Lanka

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Reefs Edge (Uswetakeiyawa)
USD 141 and up per night*
#1 of 2 hotels in Uswetakeiyawa
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  • "This is a brand new property opened couple of weeks ago and situated in Uswetakeiyawa. Went there for dinner with my friend and found out it's an excellent place to stay. Rooms are perfectly done up a..."
  • "Where do I begin.... The hotel is brand new and has 23 rooms, which is ideal for those wanting a quiet getaway, from the crazy buzz and conundrum of everyday life. The rooms are tastefully decorated a..."
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Citrus Waskaduwa (Kalutara) 4.5 of 5
USD 79 and up per night*
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#6 of 8 hotels in Kalutara
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  • "Me and my wife visited Sri Lanka last month and stayed in couple of hotels.As most of the hotels were good in there service we had a good time during our 2 weeks stay. As recommended by a friend we st..."
  • "It's a lovely hotel with a fantastic view. The service and the staff are excellent. The rooms are good and the food is good as well. Will return for sure. The kids loved the pool and the walk on the b..."
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UTMT Underneath the Mango Tree (Dikwella)
USD 128 and up per night*
#1 of 6 hotels in Dikwella
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  • "We've just returned to cold and wet London from 2 weeks in wonderful Sri Lanka, but the positive UTMT vibes are still with us and will hopefully last on for a while. It's rare that a hotel stay can be..."
  • "We stayed at this wonderful hotel during mid February. The only negative point being that we didn't book for long enough! The attention to detail is superb, not only in design but also the attentivene..."
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Shinagawa Beach (Balapitiya) 4.5 of 5
USD 101 and up per night*
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#2 of 3 hotels in Balapitiya
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  • "Priced very attractively,Shinagawa is a 26 room resort set in a beautiful and secluded bay devoid of touts and offers a level of service and food quality on par woth some of the smaller exclusive bo..."
  • "Shinagawa Beach is a great getaway for locals as well as tourists. It’s a lovely new property with a panoramic view of the Indian Ocean from every room. We loved that they have maintained a view of th..."
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OZO Colombo (Colombo)
USD 118 and up per night*
Special Rate Free room upgrade
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#7 of 33 hotels in Colombo
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  • "I happened to stay for 3 nights in the "yet to open" Ozo. As a part of the pre launch I was upgraded to a sea facing room. Ozo is perfect for the business traveller who does not want to spend a fortun..."
  • "First time at Ozo colombo. Checked in for dinner at the Eat restaurant. The atmosphere was lovely and modern. Service was great and the chef does his rounds as well to the tables. However, the place n..."
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Dutch Bay Resorts (Kalpitiya)
USD 365 and up per night*
#1 of 3 hotels in Kalpitiya
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  • "The light underneath the inviting bridge guided us to the entrance of Dutch Bay. Staff met us and guided us to the reception where we were given our choice of liquids, tranquility and only the sounds ..."
  • "Visited the Dutch Bay with family, a party of 8. A truly memorable experience. The Dutch Bay Resort is something distinctly different. Beautifully built, and luxurious chalets built abutting the man..."
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Amba Ayurveda Boutique Hotel (Balapitiya)
USD 189 and up per night*
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#1 of 3 hotels in Balapitiya
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  • "it was our first time in sri lanka and the first time contact with Ayurveda. Booked on a accident, it turned out as the best choice ever to stay in this hotel. The owner is a very lovely person who ta..."
  • "Stayed here with my wife for 4 nights and loved all aspects of our stay. Christine, the owner, bent over backwards to make our stay as agreeable as possible. I am no expert on Ayurvedic treatments or ..."
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Royce Hotel (Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia)
USD 54 and up per night*
#6 of 8 hotels in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
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  • "Mt.Lavinia was my last stop to visit in Sri Lanka. By the time I reached Mt.Lavinia, my body, mind, and spirit needs nothing but peace and quietness. Forget about the beach and the bustling city scen..."
  • "We had the greatest visit at Royce hotel. We travel a lot an appreciate what this hotel gave us, calmness, service, honest faces and the closeness to the beach. The breakfast was lovely to have in the..."
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Good Karma Hotel (Tangalle)
USD 98 and up per night*
#8 of 12 hotels in Tangalle
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  • "Such places are almost disappeared on our planet. This hotel, lost in the jungle, on a huge deserted beach - just what you dream all year, sitting in the office and thinking about the holiday. Paradis..."
  • "we were really lucky to stay here for 6 nights. the garden is very nice, rooms are high quality and clean (dont mind the occasional bug or cockroach, you are living right next to the beach!). you can ..."
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The Kingsbury (Colombo) 4.5 of 5
USD 157 and up per night*
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#11 of 33 hotels in Colombo
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  • "Called in a few times during my recent 4 night stay in central Colombo from the 25/08/13, it's a very impressive building with history & inside looks great & nice and cool. I did check-out the room ra..."
  • "stayed here on business for the first time, having previously used the Cinnamon Lakeside. I was fortunate enough to be given a room on the executive floor which has its own dining room for breakfast a..."
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Pearl Grand Hotel (Colombo)
USD 96 and up per night*
#12 of 33 hotels in Colombo
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  • "I just finished a nine day say here on business and traveling alone. The room was slightly small, but it was otherwise perfect. It was thoughtfully outfitted with every convenience I can think of. ..."
  • "Stayed for a few nights with hubbie and two children in April. From the minute I walked in, I loved it. Its modern looking, clean, friendly helpful staff. We booked a family suite, it was awesome..."
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Turtle Eco Beach (Matara)
USD 95 and up per night*
#6 of 14 hotels in Matara
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  • "we went through trip advisor before making our decision to spend time here for vesak holidays. We were not happy about the trip advisor comments. I seriously think its misleading since this is a wonde..."
  • "We have spent in Turtle Eco Beach first 5 days of our honeymoon and we were amazed how our first touch with sri lankan looked like. Very new place opened in December 2012 offered us nice and clean roo..."
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Uga Bay Hotel (Kalkudah) 4.5 of 5
USD 137 and up per night*
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#1 of 5 hotels in Kalkudah
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  • "Stayed one night at Uga Bay and the hotel exceeded expectations. The beach was amazing with nice views from the rooms. The food was exceptionally good and some of the best meals (both taste and presen..."
  • "I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights with my wife and it was simply an amazing experience.. The rooms were very comfortable and stylish and had a really good entertainment system as well.. The beach wa..."
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Anilana Pasikuda (Kalkudah) 5.0 of 5
USD 154 and up per night*
#3 of 5 hotels in Kalkudah
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  • "We are a family of 4 with 2 young kids from Seattle WA. We came across this property by accident when we were looking around for a place to stay in eastern Sri Lanka. We stayed in a loft room - wit..."
  • "We came here on our honeymoon. Walked into a beautifully symmetrical view of the infinity pool and beach. The room was decorated with flowers and towel swans for the occasion. The pillows were unbelie..."
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Anilana Nilaveli (Nilaveli)
USD 154 and up per night*
#1 of 3 hotels in Nilaveli
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  • "New hotel that has just opened up. Loads of promise and can see it becoming a very popular destination. Loved the hip poolside rooms, beach bar, double pools with lounge music, spacious rooms and bath..."
  • "The view, location, rooms, service and food was amazing! Definitely had the best vacation in a very long time. You have set the bar high for other hotels and I will definitely tell my family and frien..."
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Lavanga Resort & Spa (Hikkaduwa) 3.5 of 5
USD 152 and up per night*
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#5 of 23 hotels in Hikkaduwa
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  • "- Lovely staff. - Food. - Spacious room w/ big balcony. - Hearing the ocean while going to sleep. I HIGHLY recommend this resort because it is quiet and is just the place to relax and just take put yo..."
  • "What a fantastic hotel with 2 fantastic people running it Anusha & Daniel their staff are all professional and you can tell Anusha & Daniel have put a lot of time into training. From the time we arri..."
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Cinnamon Bey Beruwala (Moragolla) 4.0 of 5
USD 97 and up per night*
#1 of 1 hotels in Moragolla
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  • "we visited the cinnamon bey hotel last July with a large group.... the hotel and the staff were superb.... food was not that mouthwatering.... the variety was there but too much repetitions. The pool ..."
  • "We checked in on 9th May, with my parents, sister and 3 yr old son~ The hotel staff was very friendly and helpful~ I was offered a room on top, with the balcony and beach view, but I selected below, s..."
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CoCo Bay Unawatuna (Unawatuna)
USD 183 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels | Service | Romance
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#3 of 19 hotels in Unawatuna
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  • "Sri Lanka can be proud of this newly built hotel where we spent 10 fantastic days during december 2012. The very well designed hotel right next to a nice and safe beach (many of the beaches near by ar..."
  • "Nice small property, perfect for a peaceful holiday. I was there a few days ago, for the day, great ambience, food and service. Needs many more visits. The staff was polite, very efficient and were th..."
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Life Ayurveda Resort (Wadduwa)
USD 126 and up per night*
#7 of 7 hotels in Wadduwa
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  • "The facilities are very basic. Do not book through booking.com as the price there is about 3x as the regular fee. I paid $250 instead of $100 per night (standard discount) that you get from sites like..."
  • "If you are looking for an authentic Ayuverdic resort this is it. We can't recommend it highly enough. The staff were very helpful and professional, the treatments wonderful and the food delicious. W..."
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Amethyst Resort - Passikudah (Kalkudah) 4.0 of 5
USD 91 and up per night*
#5 of 5 hotels in Kalkudah
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  • "It was a wonderful experience, had a great time, the staff from the reception to the house keeping to the pool attendants, are very friendly and polite, the rooms were very spacious(Sea view) whereas ..."
  • "Our first visit to East coast in Sri Lanka & had a great time at Amethyst Resort Hotel with family. The staff was very friendly & helpful. The sea was very calm & shallow. Enjoyed the sea very much. B..."
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Ranna212 (Kahandamodara) 4.0 of 5
USD 71 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels
#1 of 1 hotels in Kahandamodara
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  • "Located away in the deep south of Sri Lanka, Ranna212 is ideal for a relaxing holiday. After the turn off from the main road the approach road is narrow but a 10-15 minute slow drive will take visito..."
  • "Their tag line is "Paradise Found"....and we certainly found it! The journey from the main road took approx. 10-15 mins and we did find ourselves wondering where we were going but upon arriving it was..."
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Coral Rock by Amaya (Hikkaduwa) 3.5 of 5
USD 268 and up per night*
#13 of 23 hotels in Hikkaduwa
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  • "We stayed here Feb-March 2013 for 2 weeks. All the hotels on the Hikka strip are right on the road and can be noisy for light sleepers. On arrival we found we were in the roadside rooms, having booked..."
  • "We stayed here on the month of June after a visit from Langdale by Amaya. I am really perplexed by what other people has said about this hotel. The hotel really over met our expectations. As i know th..."
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Roy Villa Beach Hotel (Payagala)
USD 48 and up per night*
#1 of 1 hotels in Payagala
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  • "If you want to spend a pleasant time in Sri Lanka in quite and noiseless place on a beautiful Indian Oceans coast for a really affordable price Roy Villa Beach hotel is exactly for you! Nice rooms, ta..."
  • "Just came back home from Goa. While being there realized that Sri Lanka in general and Roy's hotel is much more comfortable. Ocean is only 20 meters from your room. Don't need any taxi or shuttle buse..."
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The Nature Tangalle (Tangalle)
USD 85 per night*
#10 of 12 hotels in Tangalle
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  • "Stated at this Hotel for an overnight stay. Aproach road straight out of the wilderness with a 'Shoe' Bridge - (stone paved bridge lowered to allow excess water to pass over). Located in the south of ..."
  • "Note - this hotel is now called Suwaya Villas, and e stayed for 3 relaxing nights after sightseeing all over Sri Lanka. We stayed in a beautiful bungalow with flowers clambering over the balcony, air ..."
Galle Face Hotel Colombo (Colombo)
USD 143 and up per night*
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#13 of 33 hotels in Colombo
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  • "Great pool and waterfront location, decent gym and good breakfast selection. Food and service in the pub and pool bar is top draw and very good value. Older rooms are very ordinary and over-priced. Se..."
  • "We stayed in “modern” of the hotel while the remainder is being done up. It is very colonial with timber floors and high ceilings. We had a lovely sea view. The room and bath room was a good size w..."
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Paradise Holiday Village (Negombo) 3.0 of 5
USD 41 and up per night*
#15 of 26 hotels in Negombo
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  • "we were 40 years married we became a suite the people are friendly also the mannager rmr.gomez. was very helpfull Breakfast is oke we trvel many years in asia this hotel is oke also the restaurant is ..."
  • "Stayed for 3 nights at the beginning of our 2 weeks in Sri Lanka. Staff we found all ok and rooms were ok for what we paid. It was like a one bed flat very spacious, but a little run down.Aircon and c..."
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Rivi Ras Hotel (Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia) 3.0 of 5
USD 48 and up per night*
#8 of 8 hotels in Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia
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