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 highlights

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 accommodation are available around Mirissa?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 134 holiday rentals around Mirissa. From 76 Villas to 29 Houses, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Mirissa is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Whale Watching Mirissa with Geeth: 294 holiday rentals
  • Mirissa Beach: 293 holiday rentals
  • Mirissa Fisheries Harbor: 295 holiday rentals
  • Historical Mansion: 622 holiday rentals
  • Polhena Beach: 209 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Mirissa 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 Villas in Mirissa?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 76 Villas in Mirissa. Our other popular types of Mirissa holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 29 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 5 holiday houses
  • Condos/Apartments: 5 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Mirissa?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 50 holiday homes with pool available in Mirissa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.