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R. Premadasa Stadium

Khettarama Road | Maligawatta, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 681601
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Cricket Lovers

This is one of the iconic place in Sri Lanka for Cricket lovers. Ex President, Premadasa memorial... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
jthatparan j
Colombo, Sri Lanka
Premadasa Stadium main Venue with Flood lights and 40,000 Seats Become Noisy During a Sri Lankan Cricket Match

R. Premadasa Stadium was originated by the late president Premadasa. It is in the heart of Colombo... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Titus D
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Khettarama Road | Maligawatta, Colombo, Sri Lanka
+94 11 2 681601
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is one of the iconic place in Sri Lanka for Cricket lovers. Ex President, Premadasa memorial Stadium located in the middle of the city in Colombo. Fully crowded if there is a match but better to have a look for few hours in case...More

Thank jthatparan j
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

R. Premadasa Stadium was originated by the late president Premadasa. It is in the heart of Colombo and was built on a marshy land. It is one of the biggest Cricket grounds and main venue in Sri Lanka. It has flood lights and cricket matches...More

Thank Titus D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went there when there as no match. ALthough visitors are not permistted in the stadium durin nin match days the staff were extremely kind to let us in. A great modern stadium located in Khettarama - 3km from Messenger street. Its pretty hot though -...More

Thank coolabhi08
Reviewed 13 April 2017

This is one of our best and largest grounds, hence most of the International Cricket Matches are played at this venue. As an Annoincer for SL Cricket I have visited this place so many times.

Thank jrkfernando
Reviewed 13 April 2017

we went for our life's first ever cricket match. Srilanka vs Bangaladesh. Amazing Crowd and Lovely Fans. What a game. I'll visti again when i come to Lanka again.

Thank PaulLeven
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed a fantastic night of t20 cricket at the Premadasa watching Sri Lanka vs Bangladesh. We opted for tickets in the grandstand (4000 rupees each). However, tickets begin at 300 rupees. Snacks and drinks are readily available within the ground. One word of warning...More

Thank HKEagle1990
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Premadasa stadium is a nice place in colombo and a landmark. The place is clean and well maintained just like the Galle stadium.

Thank mythili_rm19
Reviewed 17 March 2017

This is one of the best cricket stadiums in the country. Also R. Premadasa ground also known as Qeththarama ground is the most sought after venue for day and night cricket matches. Ground is well maintained and also the pavilions are quite good compared to...More

Thank Thilina G
Reviewed 2 March 2017

it is very difficult to get to the stadium on time, thru traffic & condition of the road. anyway, we in sri lanka feel that ROAD DEVELOPMENT & TRANSPORT are 2 very sore points that prompt some youngsters who cannot see a career in cricket,...More

Thank mariansira
Reviewed 18 January 2017

Well if you are a cricket fan it makes sense to visit this. Unless there is a match there is no point visiting the place. I wish there were more & better toilets as well as less police presence during matches.

Thank All-about-Sri-Lanka
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Tracy J
Can you take cameras in
6 April 2017|
Response from razvi397 | Reviewed this property |
I hope so, there are no restriction for camera.
Savinda K
Are there any car park near stadium?
5 April 2017|
Response from razvi397 | Reviewed this property |
Stadium car park are always fully booked with VIP's & members. ( don't try) normally spectators are not allowed to enter their vehicle near by the stadium once any big games going on.but some parking arrangement available... More
Is it possible to visit the stadium when there is no match on? Anything to see inside, like a museum or a guided tour?
21 November 2016|
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Response from thabo v | Reviewed this property |
No . It's just a playground and arena