Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Hambantota

The beaches and parks create a pretty picture of Hambantota. This welcoming city attracts visitors thanks to its restaurants and golfing. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Activities and attractions in and around Hambantota

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Hambantota a fun spot to go on holiday. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Shangri-La's Golf and Country Club (6.9 mi / 11 km)
  • Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary (13.2 mi / 21.2 km)
  • Rekawa Turtle Conservation Project (20.9 mi / 33.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Hambantota

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Hambantota. Here are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Bundala Bird Sanctuary (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • Tissa Lake (13.3 mi / 21.4 km)
  • Mau Ara Lake (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
  • Lunugamvehera National Park (20.2 mi / 32.5 km)
  • Tangalle Beach (22.7 mi / 36.5 km)
  • Udawalawe National Park (25.4 mi / 40.9 km)

Where to stay around Hambantota?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 13 holiday lettings near Hambantota. From 2 Houses to 4 Villas, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Hambantota for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Hambantota?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Hambantota. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Tangalle Lighthouse: 47 holiday lettings
  • Parewella Natural Swimming Area: 46 holiday lettings
  • Rekawa Turtle Conservation Project: 39 holiday lettings
  • Kalamatiya Bird Sanctuary: 29 holiday lettings
  • Godellawela Beach: 59 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Hambantota listed on HomeAway 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 Houses in Hambantota?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 2 Houses in Hambantota. Our other popular types of Hambantota holiday rentals include:

  • Villas: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 3 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 3 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 Hambantota?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Hambantota. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.