Destination guide

Delight in the oceanfront landscape of Kalutara

The ocean views and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Kalutara. Revered for its restaurants, spas and bird watching, this city is both relaxing and welcoming. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.


Seasonal weather averages in Kalutara

If you're planning a holiday around warm-weather activities, March, April, February and May are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Kalutara

Kalutara is famous for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Kalutara is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Kalatura Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Brief Garden, Bevis Bawa (8.5 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Moragalla Beach (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
  • Bentota Beach (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Panadura Beach (12.2 mi / 19.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Kalutara

The nearest airport is in Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), located 42.4 mi (68.2 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Kalutara?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 66 holiday lettings around Kalutara. From 15 flats & apartments to 21 villas, 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 is the best area to stay when travelling to Kalutara?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Kalutara:

  • Pamankada West: 20 holiday homes
  • Mount Lavinia: 57 holiday homes
  • Wellawatte: 29 holiday homes
  • Colombo 04: 38 holiday homes
  • Havelock Town: 19 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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

  • Kalutara Bodhiya: 126 holiday lettings
  • Richmond Castle: 132 holiday lettings
  • Bentota Beach: 118 holiday lettings
  • Beruwela Harbour: 126 holiday lettings
  • Sri Lanka Air Force Museum: 192 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Kalutara 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 Flats in Kalutara?

Yes, of course. offers 15 Flats in Kalutara. Our other popular types of Kalutara holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 21 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 15 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Kalutara?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 16 holiday homes with pool available in Kalutara. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.