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Address: Negombo, Sri Lanka
Phone Number: 0094719706408
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Nice For A Walk, But That's About It

I'm not really a beach person, so you might want to skip ahead to another review. There really wasn't anything that attracted me to this beach, and I seemed to be in the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Two years ago I've been there, the beach was clean. Now it is still beautiful and peaceful, but there is so much trash on the beach. In the morning people can see sailing boats fishing on the ocean, and fishermen sorting the day's catch on the beach.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Many resorts to stay in nearby area... 2 big Fish markets everyday ... you can enjoy Fish shopping at cheaper prices.... Clean Beaches... waters are clean ... churches in nearby area... You can experience fisherman area here...

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Thank kedar2015
London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Im currently on a 6 week stay here beautiful beach but totally unsafe for swimming local lad drowned here last week (27) and a 15 y/o in february red flags tell of the danger. stay OUT of the water !!!!!! very strong currents Alan

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Thank Alan W
Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

It was a nice experience to visit the beach and have nice dinner with Lion Beer and amazing sea food.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I enjoyed the beach here for a number of days. The second hotel we stayed was right on the beach and had a pool and bar also. Water was extremely warm, with only small gentle waves. Sand was clean.

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Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'm not really a beach person, so you might want to skip ahead to another review. There really wasn't anything that attracted me to this beach, and I seemed to be in the majority. It wasn't particularity dirty, but it wasn't pristine either. The water was fairly rough, and there didn't seem to be too much going on. A few... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great tourist location plenty of hotels and restaurants thoroughly recommend staying, We stayed in Columbo 2 nights should have done one night at each. We were also there in late May so off season not too many tourists around.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large public beach with ample parking space. Doesn't feel crowded even with large crowds cos it's big.cleanliness could be little bit better though

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Thank manjula i
Kandy, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place to relax in the evening. Huge waves, cool wind. This beach is a best place to have an evening walk.

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Thank Hasith9684
Stockholm, Sweden
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed there three nights before our Sri Lanka round trip. The beach was ok and but I think 2-3 days are ok!

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