Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Wattala

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Wattala. This relaxing and welcoming city is well known for its seafood restaurants, bars and local tours. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Wattala

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

  • Guruge Nature Park (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Water World Lanka (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Royal Colombo Golf Club (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Wattala

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Wattala is a great place to spend some time outside. These are some of the area's most stunning natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Negombo Beach (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Galle Face Green (5.5 mi / 8.8 km)
  • Viharamahadevi Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Galle Face Beach (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Beira Lake (5.7 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Muthurajawela Visitor Centre (6.3 mi / 10.1 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Wattala

Fly into Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.6 mi (20.3 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Wattala?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 103 holiday rentals near Wattala. From 21 Houses to 68 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wattala for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Wattala?

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

  • Wellawatte: 24 holiday homes
  • Mount Lavinia: 48 holiday homes
  • Wellawatta North: 15 holiday homes
  • Havelock Town: 15 holiday homes
  • Pamankada West: 16 holiday homes

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

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

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Wattala. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Chabad of Sri Lanka: 139 holiday rentals
  • Sri Lanka Air Force Museum: 139 holiday rentals
  • Diyatha Uyana: 141 holiday rentals
  • Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple: 140 holiday rentals
  • Asiri Hospital: 140 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wattala listed on Stayz 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 Wattala?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 21 Houses in Wattala. Our other popular types of Wattala holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 68 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Studios: 67 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wattala?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 26 holiday homes with pool available in Wattala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.