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 highlights

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 accommodation are available around Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 161 holiday rentals around Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. From 31 holiday houses to 89 flats & apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

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 Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte:

  • Rajagiriya: 16 holiday homes
  • Wellawatte: 29 holiday homes
  • Mount Lavinia: 56 holiday homes
  • Wellawatta North: 19 holiday homes
  • Havelock Town: 19 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 Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

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

  • Golden Key Eye & ENT Hospital: 208 holiday rentals
  • Chabad of Sri Lanka: 202 holiday rentals
  • Sri Lanka Air Force Museum: 189 holiday rentals
  • Panadura Beach: 198 holiday rentals
  • Asokaramaya Buddhist Temple: 197 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte 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 Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 31 Houses in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. Our other popular types of Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 89 holiday houses
  • Villas: 18 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 4 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 Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 43 holiday homes with pool available in Sri Jayawardenepura Kotte. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.