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Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
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Cheapest month:August
Most expensive month:November
Average price in Moratuwa:₱4,421/night
Absolute cheapest price found:₱705/night
Cheapest day:Wednesday
Most expensive day:Friday
₱3,324 - ₱5,111
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
₱845 - ₱4,649
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

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About Moratuwa

A stone’s throw from Colombo, Moratuwa showcases Sri Lanka through a local lens. The neighbourhood is set around a beautiful freshwater lake and is home to the world-class University of Moratuwa.

Things to do

Moratuwa is anchored by Bolgoda Lake, a pristine freshwater reservoir. Stroll along scenic trails and launch a kayak to explore the lush wetland ecosystem. The shoreline is dotted with luxury resorts featuring stylish waterfront restaurants. Just north of Moratuwa is the lively coastal resort of Mount Lavinia, where you can bask on the sand, cool off in the Indian Ocean and sip cocktails at beachside cafes.

Set on the banks of Bolgoda Lake, the University of Moratuwa is one of the top higher education institutions in Sri Lanka. Stroll around the leafy campus and sip tea at one of the lively cafes to get a feel for student life.

Food is a highlight in Sri Lanka and Moratuwa is no exception. The neighbourhood is peppered with family-run restaurants where you can enjoy beautifully made curries made from fragrant spices and creamy coconut milk. For breakfast try crispy egg “hoppers” served with sweet onion chutney.

An 18-kilometre bus or taxi ride from Colombo, Moratuwa is a great base for exploring the capital. Visit the serene Gangaramaya Buddhist Temple, admire colonial architecture in the historic Fort District and take a sunset stroll along Galle Face Green. In the trendy enclave of Cinnamon Gardens, you’ll find some of the best boutique cafes and chef-driven restaurants in the country.

Getting around

Taxis are usually the fastest and most comfortable way to get around Moratuwa, while auto rickshaws are also a convenient way to get from A to B. The district is serviced by local buses and several train stations, including Moratuwa Station, Lunawa Station and Koralawella Station. Bandaranaike International Airport is a 1.5-hour drive north.

Moratuwa travel FAQs

  • What are the best hotels in Moratuwa?

    Moratuwa is home to many highly-rated hotels, one of which is Riverside Home, which has a current rating of 9.3.

  • How much do hotels in Moratuwa cost?

    The average price of a hotel in Moratuwa is ₱2,385 per night, based on the last 3 days’ data.

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Moratuwa?

    Over the last 3 days, Moratuwa hotels have been found for as cheap as ₱710/night in searches by HotelsCombined users.

  • How much is a hotel in Moratuwa tonight?

    Prices for a hotel in Moratuwa tonight are about ₱2,740 on average, but HotelsCombined users have found prices as low as ₱710 for tonight in the last 3 days.