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Address: Colombo, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: +94 77 670 0439
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
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Mount Lavinia Beach is located just out of the Colombo city. This beach...

Mount Lavinia Beach is located just out of the Colombo city. This beach strip has a lot to offer for the locals as well as the tourists visiting Colombo. Along the beach there are many nice restaurants pubs as well as relaxing areas. As a tourist who is visiting Colombo, Mount Lavinia Beach is a must visit. The weekends could be crowded with locals though, during the week it is relaxing and peaceful. If you would relax at a pool overlooking the ocean or the sunset, The Mount Lavinia Hotel terrace is recommended. You can use the Mount Lavinia Hotel pool for an affordable fee.

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Walking along the beach watching the sun set

This is a gorgeous beach with no dirt. along the side merchants sell local food... kids and families play in the sand and the teenagers play volleyball... a very very relaxed... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Noida, India
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

It is a nice beach a little away from the centre of colombo and a good evening to roam around and see the place and have a bite to eat

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Thank RajiveKhanna
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a gorgeous beach with no dirt. along the side merchants sell local food... kids and families play in the sand and the teenagers play volleyball... a very very relaxed atmosphere... my mother and I very much enjoyed our stroll today.

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Thank Andrew D
Uttar Pradesh
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good to go their with family. Its safe and clean by all means. One can play and enjoy with the regular waves.

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Woombye, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Well our fabulous Tuk tuk driver came with us on the old train from Colombo to Mt Livinia . We had drinks, swam and had lunch on the beach at Mount Breeze hotel. It was a beautiful day , top day.

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Bangalore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This place takes you away from the regular hustle bustle of the city for some calm and quiet moments. Enjoy watching the waves lap up the shore and spend your day in beautiful solitude. This is an ideal beach destination in Colombo and has extensive options to relax, eat and drink on the beach. It is around 10 kms from... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Go there when you want to be lonely. You're also welcome there when you're with company too. This beach stretch is something which you will never say no to even in the middle of the night or in a Sunday morning. I went there with a few friends to find out that it is the total opposite of Galle Face... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is a lovely beach with a historic hotel. You can go for a swim but get in where there are lifeguards and signs indicating that it is safe to bathe there. You get some nice restaurants and other hotels too, offering very nice foods of you choice. However, access to the beach is not that impressive. The government should... More 

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1 Thank tilkdissa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent atmosphere, great food and scenery.Great sitting on the outside terrace looking at the beach etc.

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Thank Armin K
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner on our first night. Restaurants on beach reasonably priced compared to the others we visited on our tour round Sri Lanka.

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Thank James E
Mumbai
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A small strip of beach with rough sand. Is home to a number of beach restaurants which are expensive

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