Destination guide

Find the perfect vacation rental for your Western Province getaway

Experience the unique character of Western Province with a stay in a vacation home rental. You'll find plenty to explore during your stay in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities

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 vacation 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 center:

  • 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 features

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 center:

  • 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)
Transport

Transportation to and around Western Province

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

Where to stay around Western Province?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 321 vacation rentals near Western Province. From 74 Houses to 7 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Western Province for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Western Province. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Colombo: 184 vacation rentals
  • Pamankada East: 46 vacation rentals
  • Negombo: 78 vacation rentals
  • Colombo 06: 89 vacation rentals
  • Mount Lavinia: 69 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Western Province! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Western Province?

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

  • Colombo: 184 rentals
  • Negombo: 78 rentals
  • Dehiwala-Mount Lavinia: 191 rentals
  • Panadura: 154 rentals
  • Nugegoda: 290 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Western Province?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Western Province are:

  • Bandaranaike International Colombo Airport (CMB): 130 vacation rentals
  • Bentota Airport (BJT): 156 vacation rentals
  • Polgolla Reservoir Airport (KDZ): 143 vacation rentals

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

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

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

  • Kayman’s Gate Belltower: 356 rentals
  • Mount Lavinia Beach: 209 rentals
  • Sri Lanka National Museum: 207 rentals
  • St Lucia’s Cathedral: 365 rentals
  • Sugathadasa Stadium: 366 rentals

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