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Jade Green Hambantota
Jade Green Hambantota
8.2 Excellent
Lewaya Road, Hambantota, Sri Lanka
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0.9 mi from city centre, Hambantota 
ExcellentBased on 65 reviews
8.2

This comfortable hotel in Hambantota offers free wireless internet, as well as an outdoor pool and an express check-in and check-out feature. It also provides meeting rooms, a kids pool and a 24-hour reception.

Shangri-La Hambantota
Shangri-La Hambantota
8.7 Excellent
Sittrakala Estate 2Chithragala, Hambantota, Sri Lanka
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4.6 mi from city centre, Hambantota 
ExcellentBased on 239 reviews
8.7

Conveniently situated and providing a private beach, a sauna and a swimming pool, this comfortable hotel is an easy drive from Ambalantota. It offers complimentary Wi-Fi, and also features an 18-hole golf course.

Amawin Resort
Amawin Resort
9.2 Excellent
Tissa Road, Dehigahalanda, Hambantota, Sri Lanka
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5.3 mi from city centre, Hambantota 
ExcellentBased on 36 reviews
9.2

Amawin Resort is situated in Hambantota and offers free wireless internet. It also provides room service, a 24-hour reception and an airport shuttle.

Ladja Beach Resort
Ladja Beach Resort
9.2 Excellent
Ambagahawatta, Charles Pattryakubura Mw., Hambantota, Sri Lanka
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8.3 mi from city centre, Hambantota 
ExcellentBased on 34 reviews
9.2

Located within the scenic parkland of Ambalantota, Ladja Beach Resort offers comfortable accommodation and a wide range of facilities, including free Wi-Fi, an outdoor pool and a terrace. It also provides a tour desk, massage services and room service.

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Cheapest month:October
Most expensive month:December
Average price in Hambantota:$151/night
Absolute cheapest price found:$22/night
Cheapest day:Friday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$65 - $269
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$30 - $266
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About Hambantota

Hambantota is a gateway to some of the best wildlife sanctuaries in Sri Lanka, with the chance to spot leopards, elephants and crocodiles. Once a laid-back fishing village, today the thriving port town is a great base for exploring Yala National Park, as well as nearby hot springs, temples and an ancient Buddhist monastery.

Things to do

Leopards are the major draw at Yala National Park, with dozens of the big cats living within the sanctuary. Safaris at Yala also offer incredible elephant encounters. If you’re lucky, you might spot baby elephants and bulls with enormous tusks.

After a dusty Jeep safari in Yala National Park soothe your muscles at Mahapelessa Hot Springs. There are seven crystalline spring-fed pools to plunge into, all kept at different temperatures. Rehydrate with a fresh coconut sold outside the main entrance.

For an off-the-beaten-track safari, head to Ussangoda National Park. Set on the coast, the park is famous for its rust-coloured soil and is home to elephants, crocodiles, monkeys and sea turtles. Safaris along the Walawe River showcase the lush riparian ecosystem and offer a chance to spot crocodiles basking on the shoreline.

Home to some of the rarest species in Asia, Birds Park and Research Centre is a rewarding destination for ornithologists. You’ll love getting up close with parrots, macaws, peacocks and other feathered friends. Feeling hungry? The on-site restaurant serves excellent Sri Lankan food.

Built in the 2nd century, Sithulpawwa Buddhist Monastery cradles more than 2,000 years of history. The ancient monastery is perched on a rocky outcrop and commands sweeping views over the surrounding jungle.

Getting around

Renting a private driver is the easiest and most comfortable way to get around Hambantota and visit nearby sights and attractions. Motorbikes and scooters are also a good way to get around. Bandaranaike International Airport is a 3.5-hour drive away.

Hambantota travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Hambantota?

    One of the most popular hotels in Hambantota is Shangri-La Hambantota, which has been reviewed by 239 users and currently has a rating of 8.7/10. Other top-rated locations include Amawin Resort and Ladja Beach Resort, which have received 9.2/10 and 9.2/10 ratings from our users, respectively.

  • How much is a hotel in Hambantota tonight?

    A hotel in Hambantota tonight can start as low as $67 for the night, with an average cost of $183, based on HotelsCombined searches over the last 72 hours.