Destination guide

Explore the beachside setting in Negombo

Enjoy the churches and other features of Negombo. Well known for its seafood restaurants, diving and beaches, this relaxing city won't disappoint. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Negombo

Are you hoping to find attractions to see during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and experience everything that makes Negombo a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Guruge Nature Park (9.8 mi / 15.8 km)
  • Water World Lanka (18.8 mi / 30.2 km)
  • Royal Colombo Golf Club (20.4 mi / 32.8 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Negombo

If warm-weather activities are high on your list, March, February, April and January are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 91°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Negombo

Whether you're an adventurous traveler or just want to appreciate the scenery, Negombo is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Negombo Beach (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Muthurajawela Visitor Centre (8.3 mi / 13.4 km)
  • Henerathgoda Botanical Garden (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Marawila Beach (14.7 mi / 23.6 km)
  • Galle Face Green (19 mi / 30.5 km)
  • Galle Face Beach (19.3 mi / 31 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Negombo

The nearest airport is in Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), located 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, you can make your way to Railway Station Negombo.

Where to stay around Negombo?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 84 vacation rentals near Negombo. From 19 Houses to 15 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 Negombo for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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 Negombo:

  • Wellawatta North: 21 vacation rentals
  • Kollupitiya: 24 vacation rentals
  • Bambalapitiya: 25 vacation rentals
  • Havelock Town: 26 vacation rentals
  • Pamankada West: 21 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 Negombo?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Negombo. 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: 85 vacation rentals
  • St.Mary's Church: 83 vacation rentals
  • Negombo Beach: 84 vacation rentals
  • Maris Stella College: 85 vacation rentals
  • Ave Maria Convent: 79 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 19 Houses in Negombo. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Negombo include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 15 rentals available
  • Villas: 21 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 Negombo?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 13 vacation rentals with pool available in Negombo. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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