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Panadura Beach

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One of the open beaches in and around Panadura

This happens to be one of the only open beaches in and around the Panadura area where the entire... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Fahadh N
Colombo, Sri Lanka

Good place to hang around. Nice view on sun set n sun down. Restaurants are near by. Hmmm not the... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
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  • Very good45%
  • Average22%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible0%
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“sea bath”(2 reviews)
“play area”(2 reviews)
“weekend”(3 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Sri Gunananda Road, Panadura 12500, Sri Lanka
+94 71 757 5840
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The locals don't appreciate what they have we went for a walk along the beach and saw a local have a number 2 on the sand there is rubbish everywhere. If it was looked after this could be a really good place.

Thank Hawkeys
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This happens to be one of the only open beaches in and around the Panadura area where the entire family could come and enjoy. It has a mini kids play area - which are some in rusty, broken condition, which, some are actually broken. Good...More

Thank Fahadh N
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Good place to hang around. Nice view on sun set n sun down. Restaurants are near by. Hmmm not the best but you can still have chill out..

Thank Djharris32913
Reviewed 11 June 2018 via mobile

This is an average beach South of Colombo nothing much.Its an o k beach if you are staying close by if not drive a bit further South you get better beaches.

Thank SE s
Reviewed 13 May 2018

I am going regularly there. Best place to enjoy with your family and friends. This is a Very happening place, Lot of ways to spend the time. You can buy a Kite and fly kites. Ideal time is evening. You can see the Sun Set....More

Thank Dinesh D
Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Went there on Sunday, 8/4/2018 with family and friends. Being a weekend and the weather being fine quite a crowd was there. There was space for parking charging a nominal fee. There was also washroom facilities however not sure about the condition of that place.

Thank AdrianFonseka
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

The beach is full of dogs, garbage, homeless people leaving in the palms nearby, cows. Few people actually swim or sunbath. Most come to eat chips and drink cola, walk by under the umbrellas, take some sand and water. I am not sure if one...More

Thank Ольга К
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Nice and clean, you can walk or run for 5 kms along the stretch easily especially at sunrise or sunset.

Thank akankshak95
Reviewed 7 December 2017

Good to spend time with family. Life grads are there but they don't recommend bathing. Very large are to play.

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Panadura beach is a nice place and it has kids playing area.But, on Sundays and Poya days its cowded.

Thank senuri z
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