Destination guide

The culturally rich city of Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte awaits you

The area's culture and history are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. Travellers to this welcoming city praise the bird watching, wildlife and lake. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

Are you hoping to find things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Colombo Golf Club (1.7 mi / 2.8 km)
  • National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka (3.2 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Water World Lanka (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Guruge Nature Park (12.2 mi / 19.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Diyatha Uyana (1 mi / 1.6 km)
  • Viharamahadevi Park (3.3 mi / 5.2 km)
  • Beira Lake (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Galle Face Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Mount Lavinia Beach (4.4 mi / 7.1 km)
  • Galle Face Green (4.7 mi / 7.5 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte

Fly into Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), the closest airport, located 19.8 mi (31.8 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 161 holiday lettings around Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. From 31 houses to 89 flats & apartments, 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.

Can I rent a city-centre property in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

Sure, getting away from it all can feel nice. But sometimes immersing yourself in the energetic pace of city life is loads more convenient and fun! HomeAway has 29 city centre holiday rentals available. Open to other ideas? HomeAway has tons of other options to take a look at, including:

  • 21 ocean-view holiday accommodation options.
  • 18 town holiday accommodation options.
  • 17 beach holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent an apartment in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

There's no need to go without the conveniences of home just because you're heading off on holiday. Sit back and relax in your very own apartment and live life like the locals. HomeAway has 152 for you to browse here. If you make your booking soon, you could spend as little as £15 a night. If that doesn't match your family's taste, we've got a range of different self-catering accommodation options to pick from, such as:

  • Bed & breakfast: 99 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £12 per night.
  • Villa: 28 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £15 per night.
  • House: 23 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £11 per night.

Can I stay in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte in a large group?

There's nothing better than staying somewhere new with friends and family. And the good news is HomeAway has places to suit large groups. The leading option for big groups here are apartment holiday rentals, and there are 36 currently listed. The lodging options that are on offer for large groups here include:

  • Are you on the hunt for properties that can hold 6 people? We have 46 that will be perfect. The prices start from £15 per night.
  • Looking for somewhere for 5 guests? We have 21 that will be perfect. You can get one for as low as £15 a night.
  • Searching for holiday rentals catering to 8 guests? You'll be glad to discover we have 14 that will fit the bill. You can secure one from just £29 per night.

You and your crew will be well looked after when you arrange your Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte travels through us!

Where are the cheapest holiday rentals in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

Reduce your accommodation costs by organising your stay with HomeAway. You'll discover plenty of great holiday rentals and save loads! Mount Lavinia is an awesome area to investigate if you want to keep a handle on your budget. HomeAway has 28 holiday rentals, and the average price is a modest £38 per night. Another 33 HomeAway holiday rentals are available in or around Wellawatta South. With an average price of £46 per night, you're sure to grab a deal worth bragging about.