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Reviewed 6 days ago

You are not in Unawatuna for Swimming and snorkeling. It is a touristic beach, which is nice , but not tue best at all

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Ron575
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hi, Its golden white sand with blue water paradise of located Galle . Safety sea bath with fully relaxing please with great sea food tasting . Also lots of activities area there spend time mean fully . Thanks .

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank chanakal2019
Reviewed 5 September 2019

Nice beach with several bars and restaurants along the shore. Unfortunately too stormy to swim in the sea in August.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank 19AV82
Reviewed 27 August 2019

Very clean and beautiful beach, many restaurants and shops around, parties at the nights in some hotel on the beach.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ayazlovejapan
Reviewed 13 August 2019

People go to beaches for different reasons. My ideal beach has no undertow or current and is deep enough to swim as if you are in a swimming pool. Unawatuna beach ticks those boxes. It is a bay protected by a reef that keeps the...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Roaming_Tintin
Reviewed 8 August 2019 via mobile

We are visiting out of season so we had practically the whole beach to ourselves. Lovely beach to walk along and to jump in the waves. Be careful though as there is a strong current in some places. The beach has beach bars and restaurants...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank ClareF745
Reviewed 17 June 2019

It is a really pretty and charming beach, with lots of different food options to select from with a spectacular view. And it is peaceful to just sit and be part of the beach life. :)

Date of experience: June 2019
1  Thank judsworld
Reviewed 5 June 2019

I have been to this place 6 times.. I am ready to come back and again...I feel like home here. Strongly recommend to visit this beach))

Date of experience: March 2019
1  Thank Lyudmilawestrik1972
Reviewed 6 May 2019

Nice to sit, relax and enjoy a cocktail or two. Wasn't too busy which was nice. Great restaurants all along the beach.

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank TOPCAT05
Reviewed 5 May 2019

Great beach, was empty when I went last March/April which I loved. Also so many bars and cafes along it so you're spoiled for choice if you want food, drink or a shisha. The water was nice and warm and I swam 45 minutes to...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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