Destination guide

Explore the lush setting in Unawatuna

Enjoy the temples and other features of Unawatuna. This city's beaches, coral reefs and diving draw many visitors. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Unawatuna

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Unawatuna a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Sea Turtle Hatchery Mahamodara (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Natural Moonstone Mine (17.1 mi / 27.6 km)
Weather

Seasonal weather averages in Unawatuna

If you're planning a vacation around warm-weather activities, March, April, May and February are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 89°F.

Natural features

Exploring the beaches and other natural features in Unawatuna

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Unawatuna is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are some of the area’s most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Mihiripenna Beach (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Unawatuna Beach (1.4 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Jungle Beach (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Koggala Lake (4.3 mi / 6.9 km)
  • Mirissa Beach (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Hikkaduwa Beach (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)

Where to stay around Unawatuna?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 224 vacation rentals near Unawatuna. From 38 Houses to 24 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 Unawatuna for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Unawatuna Beach: 481 vacation rentals
  • Jungle Beach: 498 vacation rentals
  • Japanese Peace Pagoda: 497 vacation rentals
  • Yatagala Raja Maha Viharaya: 487 vacation rentals
  • Galle Fortress: 505 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 38 Houses in Unawatuna. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Unawatuna include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 24 rentals available
  • Villas: 140 rentals available
  • Cabins: 8 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 Unawatuna?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 81 vacation rentals with pool available in Unawatuna. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.