Find the best place to stay — Colombo

Where to stay around Colombo?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 174 vacation rentals near Colombo. From 113 apartments to 27 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Colombo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Colombo:

  • Bambalapitiya: 43 vacation rentals
  • Wellawatta North: 45 vacation rentals
  • Pamankada East: 29 vacation rentals
  • Havelock Town: 37 vacation rentals
  • Pamankada West: 34 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 Colombo?

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

  • Sri Lanka National Museum: 160 vacation rentals
  • Sri Lanka Airforce Museum: 166 vacation rentals
  • Dutch Period Museum: 174 vacation rentals
  • St Lucia’s Cathedral: 185 vacation rentals
  • Sugathadasa Stadium: 180 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Colombo 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 apartments in Colombo?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 113 apartments in Colombo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Colombo include:

  • Houses: 27 rentals available
  • Villas: 19 rentals available
  • Condos: 3 rentals available

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

Can I rent downtown rentals in Colombo?

Absolutely, HomeAway has 56 downtown rentals in Colombo. You have also many other possibilities in Colombo area, including:

  • Near the ocean rentals: 42 rentals
  • Beach rentals: 21 rentals
  • Waterfront rentals: 15 rentals

Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Colombo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 45 vacation rentals with pool available in Colombo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

    Explore the Oceanfront Setting in Colombo

    Enjoy the area's culture, festivals and temples with a vacation home for rent in Colombo. Renowned for its cafés, sea and seafood, this city welcomes all visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, consider a rental home. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area.

    Attractions In and Around Colombo

    Have time to spare and looking for things to do around Colombo? Don’t miss landmarks such as Dewatagaha Mosque and Gangaramaya Temple and unique cultural highlights like National Art Gallery and Sri Lanka National Museum. If some outdoor time is on the agenda, experience the natural beauty of Viharamahadevi Park, Beira Lake and Galle Face Green.

    You could easily spend a day shopping at Majestic City, Pettah Market and Dutch Hospital Shopping Precinct. Also while in town, you can visit Chabad of Sri Lanka, Pettah Hindu Temples or St Anthony's Church.