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10 Best Hotels in Matara

Culture Resort
3 out of 5
24, Beach Road, Polhena, Matara
AU$66
per night
2 Nov. - 3 Nov.
4.5/5Wonderful! (15 reviews)
Amazing

"Great staff, very friendly and helpful. Rooms where great, very clean and comfortable. Great pool perfect for cooling down after a day in the sun. Great little beach just down the road where you can swim with the turtles. Highly recommended."…"

Reviewed on 4 Oct. 2018

Culture Resort
Amaloh Boutique Resorts
5 out of 5
36/9, 1st Cross Road, Mirissa, Matara
AU$152
per night
21 Oct. - 22 Oct.
4.1/5Very Good! (9 reviews)

"Beautiful hotel with excellent facilities. However, it does not have immediate access to the beach. That is about a 400 yard walk away. Lovely beach, sand, safe swimming, turtles, fishing, good local seafood all there!"…"

Reviewed on 31 Oct. 2018

Amaloh Boutique Resorts
Acquabey Surf Villa
2 out of 5
22, Beach Road, Polhena, Matara
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Acquabey Surf Villa
The Seascape
3 out of 5
Eliyakanda Road, Kurunduwatta, Matara
AU$147
per night
27 Oct. - 28 Oct.
4.7/5Exceptional! (13 reviews)
Beautiful hotel with private beach

"Lovely small hotel with beautiful rooms and bathrooms. The view from the room is perfect, even the small rooms downstairs. Good place to stay for a couple of quiet days, good beach to surf; boards can be rented at the hotel - cheap. The breakfast could be more interesting, pretty basic: toast with ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Apr. 2018

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Polhena Sea View
3 out of 5
128 Beach Rd, Matara, SP
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AU$39
per night
2 Nov. - 3 Nov.
Polhena Sea View
Villa Océane
3.5 out of 5
Pubudu Mawatha, Matara, SP
AU$171
per night
2 Nov. - 3 Nov.
4.7/5Exceptional! (3 reviews)
A nice villa outside the busy roads

"A great Villa/Hotel a bit outside of Mirissa with a nice garden and view over the ocean. The service was great and the staff was extremely friendly and helpful. The food in the hotel was pretty good and reasonably priced, but make sure it's well cooked before eating. I got sick because one of my ..."…"

Reviewed on 15 Feb. 2019

Villa Océane
Villa Polhena
3.5 out of 5
No 16, Aluth Mawatha Polhena, Matara, Mathara
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AU$97
per night
2 Nov. - 3 Nov.
Villa Polhena
Top Secret Beach hotel
3 out of 5
Araliya Beach Road Maddawatta, Matara
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4/5Very Good! (1 review)
Toppen

"Vi bodde i superior room och utsikten var magisk! Önskar dock att kuddarna hade varit skönar men annars var allt till belåtenhet. Goa surfvågor precis utanför dörren."…"

Reviewed on 9 Feb. 2019

Top Secret Beach hotel
Hotel Nawathana
3 out of 5
No.15, Sri DharFortmarama Mawatha, Matara
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AU$39
per night
21 Oct. - 22 Oct.
3.8/5Good! (19 reviews)

"Friendly owners.place is comfortable . Bit dated and needs maintenence. Otherwise ok."…"

Reviewed on 20 Nov. 2018

Hotel Nawathana
Love Birds Beach Hotel
2.5 out of 5
Matara Road, Meddawatta, Matara
AU$57
per night
21 Oct. - 22 Oct.
Love Birds Beach Hotel
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Visiting Matara

Visitors can enjoy all that Matara has to offer including the seaside, temples, and monuments. Tourists can also enjoy all the city has to offer including its restaurants. In Matara, there are 27 hotels and other accommodations to choose from.

Sightseeing and Staying in Matara

The city is notable for landmarks like Our Lady of Matara Shrine, Parevi Duwa, and Dondra Lighthouse. A couple of additional sights to add to your agenda are Star Fort and Polhena Beach.

As you plan your vacation, you'll find 27 hotels and other lodging accommodations to select from in Matara. Here are a few of the places to stay within 5 miles of the city center.

  • Hotel Nawathana is located in the heart of Matara. Guests who stay at this 3-star resort in Matara can enjoy access to an outdoor pool and free parking, along with free WiFi.
  • Anchorage Villa is located in central Matara. This 3-star guesthouse in Matara features free breakfast, an outdoor pool, and free WiFi.
  • Amaloh by Jetwing is located 1.4 mi from the city center. Guests who stay at this 5-star hotel in Matara can enjoy access to a restaurant and an outdoor pool, along with free WiFi.

Dressing for Matara

  • Between January and March, you can expect the daytime average to be around 89°F and the nighttime average to be 72°F
  • From April to June, temperatures average about 89°F during the day and 74°F at night
  • July through September averages 88°F during the day and 75°F at night
  • In October-December, the average temperature is 87°F during the day and 72°F at night
  • Matara gets about 2.48 inches of rain per year
  • Hottest months are usually April and March with an average temperature of 89°F, while the coldest months are December and February with an average of 72°F

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