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Unawatuna 80600, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Just lovely! Fairly quiet, not too touristy, right in the middle of a jungle with real monkies;) You'll be able to get all refreshments and fruits. Mind you the path down to the beach is still a bit wild, true Sri Lankan experience!

Thank Oliwia N
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A short walk through the jungle if you go by tuk-tuk. Otherwise a bit longer from the main road. There are two beaches with some rocks in between. You have to scramble over the rocks to go between them. There are quite some fish just...More

Thank Daan B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place to relax. The beach strip isn't too long but it's long enough and not many people are aware of the place. There is a little bar with seats for a refreshment at normal pricing. If you don't mind taking the short hike down...More

Thank Imran K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small Beach used by locals. Food available and Beer. Prices resonable. Water calm and warm. 500r from town with Tuc Tuc. Spent a nice afternoon there away from the hustle and bustle of City.

Thank paddyvientiane
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked from Unawatuna - takes about 30 minutes through a nice jungle track. Unfortunately the beach itself is strewn with rubbish - in the jungle, on the sand and in the water. Ruins an otherwise nice, calm spot to swim.

Thank tommymacaus
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We heard this was an amazing beach but were sadly disappointed. Way overcrowded with gangs of teenage boys banging on their drums. Rubbish everywhere and the water looked brown. Beach hut way overpriced and staff extremely rude. Go to another beach and save yourself the...More

Thank ashley85_13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely days spent in this hidden treasure! Perfect for young kids and snorkeling. Good way to spend the day and maybe go to the next beach on for the late afternoon surfing!

Thank chapulina
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Can hike to this beach through a trail in the jungle in about 20-30 minutes from the beach near Unawatuna. Saw some monkeys swinging through the trees. Not totally secluded but still special.

Thank gordokj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guys who managed to put up a beach hut acts as if he owns the beach. He make sure he exploits every opportunity to the maximum. The outrageous amounts he charges cannot be justified by the way he maintains the beach area. I know...More

1  Thank Chamath J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Tiny strip of sand between a steep jungle covered slope and a dirty sea. Took a glass bottom boat and the bay, saw plenty of plastic bags and bottles float passed but only about three fish. Really wouldn't bother!

Thank millsy38
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15 February 2016|
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Response from bream483 | Reviewed this property |
I would say hikkaduwa beach would be easier to access for someone not able to mobilise easily. There was a steep gradient at unawatuna. The water was warm in december.at hikkaduwa there was shallow flat beach near neelas... More
Shivantha R
23 October 2015|
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Response from Chris L | Reviewed this property |
Pretty much as Google says, I think. We went via Tuk from the road to Galle which climbs over the hill and drops down towards the beach. I was told that you can go round the corner via the pagoda, but it takes quite a while.