Destination guide

The oceanfront setting of Uswetakeiyawa is ready to explore

The ocean views and gardens provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Uswetakeiyawa. This relaxing and trendy city entices travelers with its coral reefs and spas. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in and around Uswetakeiyawa

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 Uswetakeiyawa 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:

  • Guruge Nature Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Water World Lanka (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Royal Colombo Golf Club (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
  • National Zoological Gardens of Sri Lanka (14.7 mi / 23.7 km)

Seasonal weather in Uswetakeiyawa

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, March, April, February and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Uswetakeiyawa

Uswetakeiyawa is famous for its beautiful ocean views and pristine beaches. Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Uswetakeiyawa is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Negombo Beach (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Muthurajawela Visitor Centre (0.8 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Henerathgoda Botanical Garden (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • Galle Face Green (10 mi / 16.2 km)
  • Galle Face Beach (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Beira Lake (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Uswetakeiyawa

Fly into Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), the closest airport, located 7.6 mi (12.3 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Uswetakeiyawa?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 111 vacation rentals near Uswetakeiyawa. From 21 Houses to 50 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 Uswetakeiyawa for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Uswetakeiyawa:

  • Wellawatta North: 26 vacation rentals
  • Kollupitiya: 24 vacation rentals
  • Havelock Town: 32 vacation rentals
  • Pamankada West: 27 vacation rentals
  • Mount Lavinia: 53 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 Uswetakeiyawa?

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

  • Muthurajawela Visitor Centre: 195 vacation rentals
  • St. Sebastian's Church: 78 vacation rentals
  • Lanka Hospital: 160 vacation rentals
  • Bally's Casino: 172 vacation rentals
  • Sri Lanka National Museum: 156 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Uswetakeiyawa 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 Uswetakeiyawa?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 21 Houses in Uswetakeiyawa. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Uswetakeiyawa include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 50 rentals available
  • Villas: 13 rentals available
  • Cabins: 2 rentals available

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

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Uswetakeiyawa?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 19 vacation rentals with pool available in Uswetakeiyawa. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.