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Beach is great with great waves. It is clean and has a few shacks selling food items. In the evening certain sections get a bit too crowded.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 27882gavinr
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Negombo beach is good to walk off the jet lag, but isn’t the prettiest. There’s a bit of construction going on, but it was reasonably tidy. Best of all, it was hot and sunny!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fylde_wanderer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved the beach for its cleanliness and relaxation. I only have been there for three days but definitely looking forward to the next time I get to be there.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank McMahmood
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beach very popular with local fisherman, Relaxing to take a walk as the sun sets. Beware beach traders,not to be trusted!!!!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank villan52
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice beach where you can take a walk and watch the beautiful sunset. You will also get to see local fishermen doing their daily fishing routine.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ghorifaraz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very busy beach on weekends with locals, great sunset views! Street food available from many stalls. Families tend to come here to relax and swim.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KrishanP15
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Negombo Beach is one of the famous beaches of Sri Lanka. Negombo is my hometown and I am familiar with it from my childhood. There was a vast area which is surrounded by Hotels and beach Villa's. If you want to stay there are many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Nilmini P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good place for recreational activities. Very pleasant place. Parking available. Good for Family visiting as well.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ashroffmim
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ideal place for a walk/run on the beach. Should you target a surfing place, I would rather recommend the southern part of the country (Merissa)

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank EveM26
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very safe and clean beach with lot of fun activities many hotels, pubs and transport facilities also available.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Roy C
November 7, 2018|
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Response from 528joycew | Reviewed this property |
With a car only 15 to 20 minutes. It is very nearby
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Response from paullB7075UM | Reviewed this property |
It’s hard to judge affordable, however a very nice hotel was Goldi Sands. Food was good and entertainment on. However I would not recommend staying in Negombo, there are nicer places.
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Steph88xx
February 22, 2018|
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Response from John P | Reviewed this property |
I think you can but the southern beaches are more suitable and popular. Try any place between Galle and Dondra like Unawatuna or Mirissa!
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