Unawatuna Beach, Unawatuna

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Nestled in a secluded cove and protected by a coral reef, Unawatuna Beach resembles a huge saltwater wave pool. The combination of golden sand and laidback atmosphere appeals to visitors from distant corners of the world, who come here to rent a beach shack, grab a cocktail, and watch the waves roll by--and swim and snorkel, of course. Visitors can also rent kayaks and jet skies, or go on a guided fishing trip. Amenities include a number of bars, restaurants, and shops. Add Unawatuna Beach to your Unawatuna travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Unawatuna vacation builder website .
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  • October 6, 2017
    We where here early oktober 2017. Is low seasons. This is the best time. Lots of space nice people and lots of nice restaurants on the beach. Easy to walk and lots of place to stay. In high season is ...  more »
  • October 5, 2017
    The beach is busy with alot of locals trying to sell stuff, but all polite and friendly. The beach is long but short in depth and has a big slope into the water . The sea was quiet rough but alot of l...  more »
  • October 4, 2017
    The beach is very clean, a lot of butts/plastic even in low season. The restaurant surcharges exaggerated and are at 15 m from the sea, just next door. Evening many restaurant put the music loud. Right now there are a lot of waves and you're not good swimmer should fall back on the hotel pools. The only attraction I found in Unawatuna is the road which runs along the beach where you can find all kinds of shops (with prices for tourists). Prefer Mirissa Beach, the atmosphere is really more fun and you can eat on the waterfront with the waves that tickle you your toes.
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