Travel by boat north to a scenic area

Depart from Waterland's private dock and head north.  Along the way, you may see herons, egrets, cormorants, kingfishers, parrots, ...  Watch a toddy tapper climb towering palm trees and have a glass of toddy (fermented coconut sap) with him.

Travel by boat south to Negombo Lagoon

Depart from Waterland's private dock and head south and experience village life along the water.

Pass coconut plantations, rice paddies, and picturesque mangroves

Take a leisurely bicycle ride.  We have maps for two bicycle routes, a shorter one around the neighborhood and a longer one to Negombo Beach.


Bicycles are free for guests to use.

Take a cooking class

Learn how to make Sri Lankan rice & curry and a series of side dishes.  

Enjoy the meal you prepare as a late lunch or have it served for dinner.  


2-person minimum.  2:30pm - 4:00pm.  Please book at least 24 hours in advance.

Tour Negombo

See Negombo Lagoon, the main fish market, a Hindu Temple, the Buddhist, Angurukaramulla Temple, and some of the many Catholic churches.

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A short distance from the Bandaranaike International Airport (CMB), Negombo is the usual starting and ending point for tourists visiting Sri Lanka.


Visitors choose Negombo as their gateway to Sri Lanka because of its proximity to the airport, its natural beauty, its colonial heritage, its vibrant beach scene, and the chance to experience life in a thriving seaside community.

Negombo enjoys a tropical climate all year round.

Average high temperatures range from 27 degrees Celsius (May – August) - 30 degrees Celsius (March and April).
Even during the rainy season (May - August), there is generally lots of sunshine every day.


The ocean water is warm year round.  

The water temperature ranges from 26 degrees Celsius (May - August) - 28 degrees Celsius (September - April).

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106A St Marys Road
Pallansena; Kochchikade

Negombo  11540


+94 31 49 39 456
(front desk landline)

+94 76 77 48 544
(front desk mobile)