Mount Lavinia Beach, Colombo

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#1 of 7 in Beaches in Western Province
Watch the waves breaking directly on the shore of Mount Lavinia Beach, which hosts a strip of high-end restaurants and hotels. Rent a hut here and feast on some of fresh seafood while admiring the sunset or gazing at starry skies. The waters lapping the beach are not suitable for swimming all year round, but you can still wade up to your hips or enjoy building sand castles and playing sports on the seafront. If you take a boat tour, you might catch a sight of dolphins. To visit Mount Lavinia Beach on your trip to Colombo, use our Colombo online holiday planner .
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  • On the beach are famous Café Short by O, Mount Breeze, Berjaya, Sugar Beach. Relax on the beach, local and foreigners. Beach Boys not much. Location of Mount Lavinia Hotel Colombo, and beautiful sunsets! Beach is quite clean.
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  • Spending time on the Mt Lavinia beach is a must for those visiting Colombo. Plenty of cafes right along the beach which will cater for your every need. Friday & Saturday nights offer good music for th...  more »
  • Nice to walk and many restaurant are there for snacks and tea and coffee ☕️ Cleanse was ok Nice view and very beautiful  more »
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