Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Western Province getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Western Province with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Western Province

Do you want to find top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Western Province has to offer. These are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Water World Lanka (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Royal Colombo Golf Club (5.9 mi / 9.5 km)
  • National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka (8.1 mi / 13.1 km)
  • Guruge Nature Park (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Western Province

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

  • Diyatha Uyana (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Viharamahadevi Park (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Beira Lake (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Galle Face Beach (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Galle Face Green (8.4 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Mount Lavinia Beach (9.3 mi / 15 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Western Province

Fly into Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), the closest airport, located 18 mi (29 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Western Province?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 356 holiday rentals around Western Province. From 122 flats & apartments to 87 holiday 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 Western Province is on Stayz.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Western Province?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Western Province. From Stayz travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Wellawatte: 29 holiday rentals
  • Wellawatta North: 19 holiday rentals
  • Havelock Town: 19 holiday rentals
  • Daluwakotuwa: 15 holiday rentals
  • Pamankada West: 20 holiday rentals

Stayz offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Western Province! Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Western Province?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Western Province with the largest selection of holiday rentals for a perfect city break:

  • Hikkaduwa: 516 holiday homes
  • Nuwara Eliya: 57 holiday homes
  • Kaduwela: 170 holiday homes
  • Akmeemana: 445 holiday homes
  • Galle: 493 holiday homes

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

Can I find easy access holiday homes when travelling by plane to Western Province?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of holiday homes near to airports. Airports with a large selection of rentals in Western Province are:

  • Polgolla Reservoir Airport (KDZ): 104 holiday houses
  • Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (CMB): 167 holiday houses
  • Bentota Airport (BJT): 118 holiday houses

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Western Province?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places to visit in Western Province. From Stayz travellers, the more popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Bentota Beach: 118 holiday rentals
  • Panadura Beach: 200 holiday rentals
  • Brief Garden, Bevis Bawa: 123 holiday rentals
  • Kalutara Bodhiya: 126 holiday rentals
  • Bally's Casino: 219 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Western Province listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday homes.