Destination guide

The waterfront setting of Mirissa is ready to explore

Enjoy the temples and other features of Mirissa. Renowned for its whale watching, boating and surfing, this city welcomes all visitors. Many of our holiday rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Mirissa

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Mirissa. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Mirissa Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Polhena Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Koggala Lake (9.9 mi / 15.9 km)
  • Mihiripenna Beach (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Unawatuna Beach (15.4 mi / 24.7 km)
  • Jungle Beach (16.1 mi / 26 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Mirissa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 124 holiday lettings around Mirissa. From 73 villas to 28 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Mirissa? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Mirissa. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Mirissa Fisheries Harbor: 294 holiday lettings
  • Galle Fort: 631 holiday lettings
  • Dickwella Beach: 115 holiday lettings
  • Mihiripenna Beach: 595 holiday lettings
  • Our Lady of Matara Shrine: 183 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Mirissa listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Villas in Mirissa?

Yes, of course. offers 73 Villas in Mirissa. Our other popular types of Mirissa holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 28 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Flats and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mirissa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 47 holiday homes with pool available in Mirissa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.