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Negombo hotels and places to stay

Randi Homestay
2.5 out of 5
50/20/4, St.Judes Place, Thaladuwa Road, Negombo
The price is $11 per night
0.73 mi from city center
3.3/5 (14 reviews)
Bad

"When I went there they are doing Construction Work… The All area was too Dusty and Dirty… And The hotel Owner said Go away if you don't want to stay… my money is Wasted here"…"

Reviewed on Apr 5, 2019

Randi Homestay
Gomez Place
3.5 out of 5
22/6B, Poruthota Road, Ettukala, Negombo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $38 per night
2.88 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (44 reviews)

"If this is your type of resort then the friendliness and facilities will be just right. A 5 min walk from the beach, this little hideaway is a serene spot a short walk from bars and restaurants."…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Gomez Place
Hotel J Negombo
3 out of 5
331/1, Lewis Place, Negombo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $24 per night
2.47 mi from city center
3.6/5Good! (166 reviews)
Comfortable

"The room was bright and clean and the shower was great. I wasn't a great fan of the food but that was more personal food choice than the quality. The hotel is just off a busy street but it is quiet and feels secluded and is right on the beach."…"

Reviewed on Mar 3, 2020

Hotel J Negombo
Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions
4 out of 5
Ethukale, Negombo, Negombo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $227 per night
2.65 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (85 reviews)
Ok for a night but stay away from the street rooms

"For one night I bought a package Including 3 meals, yoga, and an Ayurvedic treatment and dr consultation. It was nice but a longer stay is recommended for maximum results. Great to use the other Jetwing facilities. My room was right next to the noisy road and the massage outside wasn’t as relaxing ..."…"

Reviewed on Feb 10, 2019

Jetwing Ayurveda Pavilions
Jetwing Blue
5 out of 5
Negombo Beach, Ethukala, Negombo
The price is $182 per night
2.98 mi from city center
3.9/5Good! (283 reviews)

"Fantastic view on beach and pool with cabanas. The rooms are very comfortable, spacious and inner cool"…"

Reviewed on Jan 8, 2020

Jetwing Blue
Pledge Scape
5 out of 5
No.5, Seneviratne Place, Kudapaduwa, Negombo, Western
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1.89 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (46 reviews)

"Liked about property : close to the airport, very modern and updated rooms with nice view of the ocean. Nice rooftop. Didn’t like about property : there were many small mini ants crawling on the table in our room. Maybe a spray or something to keep ants out of the room would be recommendable."…"

Reviewed on Feb 25, 2020

Pledge Scape
Amagi Aria - Airport Transit Hotel - Negombo
5 out of 5
640 / 82 Colombo road Karuna, Negombo
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The price is $67 per night
0.78 mi from city center
3.7/5Good! (284 reviews)
Good place

"Nice setting and well designed facility. Room generously proportioned but was a bit dark at night as lighting not really adequate. Air conditioner was noisy and it sounded like there was a tropical rain storm happening I had to turn it off to get some sleep. Buffet breakfast was good."…"

Reviewed on Feb 17, 2020

Amagi Aria - Airport Transit Hotel - Negombo
White Palace
3 out of 5
No:554/47, John Silva Rd 2nd, Kurana Colombo Rd, Negombo
The price is $24 per night
0.65 mi from city center
3.9/5Very Good! (78 reviews)
Welcoming Staff and Amazing Breakfast!

"We were amazed by the hospitality of the staff. They made our stay very comfortable and helped us in booking our day trip to Dambulla and also made some great recommendations. Absolutely loved the breakfast! It was some great Sri Lankan food."…"

Reviewed on Dec 31, 2019

White Palace
Jetwing Lagoon
5 out of 5
Pamunugama Road, Thalahena, Negombo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $151 per night
2.53 mi from city center
4.5/5Wonderful! (180 reviews)

"a beautiful pool, but they need to be careful as my brother cut his leg while swimming."…"

Reviewed on Jan 13, 2020

Jetwing Lagoon
Jetwing Beach
5 out of 5
Ethukale, Negombo
Free CancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is $176 per night
3.17 mi from city center
4.1/5Very Good! (136 reviews)

"Ocean front, close to Bandaranaike international airport, spacious rooms, service with a smile, good food, minimalistic design of building and interior decor."…"

Reviewed on Feb 27, 2020

Jetwing Beach
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Visiting Negombo

Travelers give high marks for the beaches in Negombo, which is also known for its seafood restaurants. Tourists can also enjoy so much more including its churches. A top sight in the city is Negombo Beach.

  • There are 266 hotels and other accommodations in Negombo
  • The closest major airport is in Colombo (CMB-Bandaranaike Intl.), 3.1 mi (4.9 km) from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Negombo

The city is notable for landmarks like Angurukaramulla Temple, St.Mary's Church, and St. Sebastian's Church. The city's natural setting is picturesque, including the beaches and Negombo Beach. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Maris Stella College and Ave Maria Convent.

In Negombo, you'll find 266 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have plenty of choices for your holiday retreat. Here you'll find top ones based on our user reviews:

  • Villa Hundira - This 3-star villa features 2 outdoor pools, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia travelers love its breakfast and high-quality beds.
  • Hotel Villa kapuru - Our customers like the overall value and WiFi at this hotel. This 3-star hotel features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Villa Shade - This 2.5-star villa features a restaurant, free WiFi, and free parking. Expedia customers love its breakfast and beach locale.

Getting Around Negombo

If you want to explore the larger area, ride aboard one of the trains from Railway Station Negombo. Negombo might not have many public transportation choices so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Negombo

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 91°F during the day and 72°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 91°F, while the average at night is 76°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 87°F with nighttime averages of 76°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 89°F and nighttime averages of 73°F
  • About 2.44 inches of rain falls on Negombo each year
  • Usually March and February are the hottest months with an average of 91°F, whereas January and February are often coldest, averaging 72°F

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Negombo?
The Suite 262 is a favorite with Expedia customers. This 3-star hotel offers an outdoor pool and free WiFi. It is located a short 2-minute walk from Negombo Beach. Traveler reviews also recommend Pledge Scape and Sunrise Palace as top choices for your stay.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Negombo, will I receive a refund?
Yes! You’ll find that most hotel bookings are fully refundable if cancelled prior to the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of check in. If you booked a non-refundable reservation, you might be able to still cancel and get a refund within 24 hours of booking. Enter your dates, click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to get the best deals in Negombo.
Where can I learn more about changing or cancelling my trip to Negombo?
For more information about changing or cancelling your trip to Negombo, click here.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Negombo?
Based on reviews, Shanith Guesthouse is a popular 2-star hotel for our travelers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other good options for your budget-friendly stay include Sunrise Palace and Hotel J Negombo.
What's the best hotel for a stay in Daluwakotuwa?
With 25 lodging options to choose from in this neighborhood, you’re sure to find what you’re looking for as you plan your trip. Based on Expedia customer reviews, Morning Star Guest House is the highest ranked property in Daluwakotuwa. This 3-star hotel offers a restaurant and an outdoor pool. Other top choices in the neighborhood include Jetwing Sea and Beacon Beach Hotel.
What's the best hotel for a family vacation to Negombo?
Shanith Guesthouse is a hotel with a restaurant and free parking, and it’s a top choice on Expedia for families. Other options for your family trip include Sunrise Palace and Beach House Negombo. Attractions in the area like Guruge Nature Park and Water World Lanka are also fun for kids of all ages.
What's the best accommodation for a couple visiting Negombo?
Amagi Aria - Airport Transit Hotel - Negombo is a favorite 5-star resort for couples, and features rainfall showerheads and pillowtop beds. Other good choices for your romantic getaway include Jetwing Sea and Guruge King’s Island Resort.
What's the best pet-friendly hotel in Negombo?
Beach House Negombo is a top guesthouse for people traveling with their pets, and offers laundry facilities and a library for its human guests. Other good choices for you and your pet’s trip include The Blue Beach Guesthouse and Lespri Grand.
Where is the best hotel to stay close to Negombo Beach?
Adjacent to Negombo Beach, Heritance Negombo is one of the top choices for your stay based on our traveler data, and this 4.5-star hotel offers 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Other good options within a short distance include Jetwing Blue and Jetwing Beach.
What about the best place to stay close to Ave Maria Convent?
One of the top choices for your stay is Lodge19, located next to Ave Maria Convent, and this villa offers free WiFi and free parking. Randi Homestay and Pledge Scape are two other good choices in the immediate area.
What's the best accommodation to stay near the beach in Negombo?
The Suite 262 is a top 3.5-star beachfront hotel with 2 restaurants and an outdoor pool. Other good options to stay near the beach include Goldi Sands Hotel and Golden Star Beach Hotel. To enjoy some time by the water, head to Negombo Beach or Marawila Beach.
What's the best high-end place to stay in Negombo?
Jetwing Lagoon is a 5-star resort with 2 restaurants and a full-service spa, and it’s a popular choice for Expedia travelers looking for a pampering stay. Heritance Negombo and Jetwing Blue are other upscale choices for your vacation.

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