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Top 10 Hotels in Unawatuna

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3.5 out of 5
788 Matara Road, Thalpe, Unawatuna, Galle
£115
per night
19 Sep-20 Sep
4.5/5Wonderful! (19 reviews)

"The hotel was exactly what we were looking for, small boutique hotel that was a little quirky. Met the owners who made us feel very welcome"…"

Reviewed on 12 Mar 2019

Owl and the Pussycat
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4 out of 5
No:10/4,Roomassala Road, Roomassala, Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£98
per night
19 Sep-20 Sep
4.6/5Exceptional! (41 reviews)

"The uniqueness is the beautiful location and the spacious comfortable rooms with very clean toilet. The private pool to indulge. The food is very good and yummy. The staff is very obliging & friendly. It’s my second visit. So close to the highway entrance and so many other places to visit."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep 2019

COCOBAY UNAWATUNA
Image for Thaproban Pavilion Waves Unawatuna
5 out of 5
Wella Devala Road, Unawatuna, Unawatuna
£75
per night
19 Sep-20 Sep
4.6/5Wonderful! (58 reviews)

"This hotel is positioned among the large flat rocks on the coast and has a stunning outlook and only a short walk into town. The staff are amazing and are willing to help with any questions you have. I would highly recommend this hotel to anyone traveling to Sri Lanka and this coastal town of Unawatuna ..."…"

Reviewed on 23 May 2019

Thaproban Pavilion Waves Unawatuna
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3.5 out of 5
660, Galle Road, Unawatuna
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£26
per night
1 Oct-2 Oct
4.2/5Very Good! (5 reviews)
Could be better

"Hotel J has the potential to be a great hotel however the cleanliness and lack of attentiveness from staff lets it down. We arrived with dirty sheets and towels and had to ask several times for this to be changed. Despite this the food at the hotel is very nice and the pool is great at the end of ..."…"

Reviewed on 27 Mar 2018

Hotel J Unawatuna
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3 out of 5
No.14, Wella Dewalaya Road - Unawatuna, Unawatuna
£38
per night
19 Sep-20 Sep
4.1/5Very Good! (49 reviews)

"We stayed for 5 nights. Generally the stay was good but the hotel was a let down a little by the cleanliness of the rooms and that it felt a little tired. Service was good and any issues we had (noisy room and broken bathroom door) were sorted quickly enough. Wifi only worked close to the common ..."…"

Reviewed on 3 Mar 2019

Hotel Flower Garden
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3.5 out of 5
Yaddehimulla Road, Galle District, Unawatuna, Southern Province
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
£34
per night
2 Oct-3 Oct
4.5/5Wonderful! (15 reviews)

"Superb Location. Bit difficult for mini bus access but well worth it. Would go again."…"

Reviewed on 23 Apr 2019

Capital O 319 Water Gate Resort & Spa
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3 out of 5
324B, 1/1 Ganahena, Galle District, Unawatuna
£48
per night
19 Sep-20 Sep
4.6/5Wonderful! (20 reviews)

"Very small hotel so staff had the time to speak. Nothing was too much trouble for any of them ie I asked for an iron and within 5 mins they brought me one. Also there were no sun beds on the beach so the staff took two from the hotel and placed them on the beach for us. The a/c was awesome as it ..."…"

Reviewed on 1 Mar 2019

Beach Castle
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5 out of 5
16C, Nalimudurage Watta, Matara Road, Habaraduwa, Unawatuna, Galle
£90
per night
19 Sep-20 Sep
4.9/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)
Will come back to KK Beach, for sure !

"All perfect. Chic villa stay. Friendly service-minded staff making everything comfortable. The property is maintained in mint condition. Special mention to the fantastic chefs cooking superb cuisine, from breakfast to dinner. Nice beach in front of the hotel."…"

Reviewed on 5 Dec 2018

KK Beach
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5 out of 5
Wella Devala Road, Unawatuna
£67
per night
2 Oct-3 Oct
4.2/5Excellent! (62 reviews)

"Spectacular setting next to the sea. Very good food and service. Great pools and a very nice sports bar with an excellent pool table. Very gracious and helpful staff who went out of their way for us. Highly recommended!"…"

Reviewed on 2 Sep 2019

Thaproban Pavilion Resort & Spa
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5 out of 5
812, Mihiripenna, Unawatuna
£160
per night
19 Sep-20 Sep
4.8/5Exceptional! (14 reviews)
Beautiful!!!

"This place was amazing! The staff was wonderful even letting us check out a bit late on our last day to give us more time in the sun. It was such a relaxing few days. And in the evening turtles swim up to the shore! Highly recommend"…"

Reviewed on 20 Mar 2019

The Frangipani Tree By Edwards Collection
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Pocket Guide: Unawatuna

Visiting Unawatuna

Visitors will appreciate the beaches, restaurants, and seafood in Unawatuna. This welcoming, seaside city also attracts visitors with its cafés, doing yoga, and jungle.
  • There are 101 Unawatuna hotels
  • February is the most expensive month to travel here, while May tends to be the cheapest

Sightseeing around Unawatuna

  • Well-known for its museums and attractions such as Historical Mansion, National Maritime Museum, and Galle National Museum
  • Yatagala Raja Maha Viharaya and Japanese Peace Pagoda are noteworthy landmarks
  • The beach, seaside, and jungle provide a picturesque setting, and places to consider visiting are Mihiripenna Beach, Unawatuna Beach, and Jungle Beach

Staying in Unawatuna

In Unawatuna, you'll find 101 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from, making it easy to plan your perfect holiday retreat at an affordable price:
  • 51 hotels, ranging from GBP 21/night to GBP 152/night
  • 6 resorts, ranging from GBP 22/night to GBP 138/night
  • 25 guesthouses, ranging from GBP 18/night to GBP 50/night
  • 11 villas
You might like one of these highly rated smaller hotels or specialty properties for a romantic getaway, a cosy spot, or a boutique stay:
  • Gloria Grand Hotel, averaging GBP 72.64/night
  • Levels by Cantaloupe, averaging GBP 160.49/night
Gloria Grand Hotel, a 3.5-star favourite with Expedia travellers, has a 5 out of 5 user rating. Also Levels by Cantaloupe has a 4.7 rating by guests.

Dressing for Unawatuna

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 32°C, while nighttime temperatures stay around 22°C
  • From April to June, the average is 32°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • July through September sees average temperatures of 30°C during the day and 24°C at night
  • In October–December, you can expect 31°C as the daytime average and 23°C as the nighttime average
  • About 93 millimetres of rain falls on Unawatuna each year

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