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Family Beach Resorts in Sri Lanka

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Anantaya Resort & Spa Chilaw (Chilaw) 4.5 of 5
USD 130 and up per night*
#1 of 1 hotels in Chilaw
Selected as a "family beach resort" because... more
  • "The hotel was opened just a few months ago and it's relatively unknown yet, which was perfect for us. The rooms are really spacious, offer amazing views of the ocean and my personal recommendation is ..."
  • "Excellent location and attentive staff. Good selection of seafood on the menue. Hotel is new and so do staff thus need to improve on the service aspect. Nice pool and good place for a peaceful holiday..."
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Amaya Beach (Kalkudah) 4.0 of 5
USD 99 and up per night*
#4 of 5 hotels in Kalkudah
Selected as a "family beach resort" because... more
  • "The staff, the service, the location and everything about Centara was amazing. They went the extra mile in making our wedding anniversary a memorable one. They paid attention to all the little details..."
  • "Just about to finish our ten day stay in this hotel. It has been a great holiday in a newly established resort. While transfer time from colombo is quite long, nearly 7 hrs, this newly built hotel (8 ..."
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Thaproban Pavilion Resort and Spa (Unawatuna)
USD 132 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Small Hotels
#5 of 19 hotels in Unawatuna
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  • "We don't normally stay at hotels this fancy but this was a treat - plus we got it for half the price as it was out of season. We had a ground floor room looking onto the swimming pool and I just canno..."
  • "The hotel is situated in a quiet location a few hundred yards from the main centre and all the better for it. Our room (115) was large and airy with full size sliding doors leading to a good sized bal..."
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AVANI Kalutara Resort (Kalutara) 4.0 of 5
USD 103 and up per night*
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#3 of 8 hotels in Kalutara
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  • "We stayed at the Kani Lanka as a group of 18 for a friend's wedding. The staff were helpful and did their best to accommodate us as a large number. There is only one restaurant for breakfast, lunch ..."
  • "We stayed at the Kani Lanka Spa and Resort for ten nights in April and we left feeling we had enjoyed the holiday immensely. We have been fortunate to have travelled to over 60 countries on all sides ..."
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Jungle Beach Resort (Kuchchaveli) 4.5 of 5
USD 134 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels
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#1 of 1 hotels in Kuchchaveli
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  • "We spent a fantastic three days at Jungle Beach and were thoroughly spoilt by the location and staff. If you are looking for something slightly extrordinary for a beach resort then look no further. Al..."
  • "I recently visited this place and i have to say i had a wonderful time with my wife.. a perfect getaway if your planing to discover new places, loved the food and the rooms.. the eco friendly concept,..."
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Club Palm Bay Hotel (Marawila) 3.0 of 5
USD 90 and up per night*
#1 of 4 hotels in Marawila
Selected as a "family beach resort" because... more
  • "i really did enjoy stayin at this hotel. Beautiful area, nice staff. Rooms and area around were clean, all the people working there - smiling to you and greeting you in the morning\evening. My room wa..."
  • "We stayed for 3 weeks in March 2011 and barely left the hotel. We had done the obligatory trips last time but had to repeat the Elephant Sanctuary at least (a new baby born hours earlier). I have to m..."
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Eden Resort & Spa (Beruwala) 4.0 of 5
USD 109 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Top Hotels
#1 of 8 hotels in Beruwala
Selected as a "family beach resort" because... more
  • "We booked this holiday on the spur of the moment and then read a terrible review which was backed up with photos, which put me off completely but it was too late to cancel. (I'm sure they were bogus a..."
  • "Myself and my now husband stayed here in August for our wedding along with 3 of our friends as well as 8 of our other guests who stayed in the Bentota beach hotel. When we first arrived we were a bit ..."
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Weligama Bay Resort (Weligama) 4.5 of 5
USD 149 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Luxury
#3 of 8 hotels in Weligama
Selected as a "family beach resort" because... more
  • "Amazing Garden villa, great services and nice beach with a lot of waves. We had a great time and I have to recommened this hotel especially because of the great manager that runs it. Will come back fo..."
  • "We went to this place for the weekend and i was really impressed by the service, atmosphere cleanliness, food and the beach. Keep up the good work manager Marcus!!! Mrs.R.Soysa..."
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Dickwella Resort (Dikwella) 3.0 of 5
USD 79 and up per night*
#2 of 6 hotels in Dikwella
Selected as a "family beach resort" because... more
  • "The location of this resort is amazing - on a headland giving you the best beach and sea views you'll encounter in Sri Lanka. The accommidation is fairly basic but rooms have air conditioning, nice vi..."
  • "Pros: Great location Rooms are good size charming overall design; looks a bit Italian with a British colonial feel Very friendly staff and willing to help with anything Nice clean beach connected..."
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Hotel Mermaid & Club (Kalutara) 3.5 of 5
USD 110 and up per night*
Travellers' Choice® 2014 Winner Bargain | All-Inclusive (2013) | Top Hotels | Service | Romance
#1 of 8 hotels in Kalutara
Selected as a "family beach resort" because... more
  • "We stayed for a week from 7th-14th Oct and wished we'd stayed for our full 2 week hol. The check in was quick an painless after a 2hr drive from the airport - top tip ask your taxi driver to take the ..."
  • "Spent five nights at the Mermaid after a hectic trip around Sri Lanka, would have been happy to stay longer. Enjoyed everything at the Mermaid, it is very comfortable with everything you need close a..."
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