Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Wattala

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Wattala. This relaxing and welcoming city is known for its seafood restaurants, bars and local tours. A vacation 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 vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Wattala a fun spot to vacation. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • 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 features

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 center:

  • 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

Transportation to and around Wattala

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

Where to stay around Wattala?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 119 vacation rentals near Wattala. From 24 Houses to 80 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Wattala for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Wattala:

  • Wellawatta North: 26 vacation rentals
  • Kollupitiya: 24 vacation rentals
  • Bambalapitiya: 25 vacation rentals
  • Havelock Town: 32 vacation rentals
  • Pamankada West: 27 vacation rentals

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

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Wattala?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Wattala. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • St. Sebastian's Church: 78 vacation rentals
  • Lanka Hospital: 160 vacation rentals
  • Bally's Casino: 172 vacation rentals
  • Sri Lanka National Museum: 157 vacation rentals
  • Negombo Beach: 77 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wattala listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wattala?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 24 Houses in Wattala. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Wattala include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 80 rentals available
  • Villas: 3 rentals available
  • Studios: 77 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Wattala?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 22 vacation rentals with pool available in Wattala. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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