Sri Lanka was previously referred to as Ceylon and has witnessed tremendous growth after its freedom from British rule. The island country is extremely popular among foreign tourists. The country is also known for its diversity and rich culture. It offers a wide variety of places to visit and explore despite its modest size. Surrounded by the mighty Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka boasts a coastline with a string of idyllic and beautiful beaches. On the other hand, its mainland offers an impressive variety of beautiful landscapes, from jungles to tea plantations. For a superbly luxurious retreat, you shouldn’t want to miss out on, scroll down for the best private pool villas in Sri Lanka.
You shouldn’t miss the opportunity to stay at Sihinaya Villa, one of the top luxury villas in Sri Lanka. It is a century-old home that boasts amenities that include a housekeeper and a steward to ensure a comfortable stay.
The villa has four bedrooms, three exquisitely furnished bathrooms, a fully equipped kitchen, and a living room. Each room is air-conditioned and beautifully decorated, with beds that are handcrafted and outfitted with plush, deep mattresses.
Take a dip in the outdoor pool after a long day, or unwind in the living room that opens to the garden and views the pool.
Top guest reviewsthe proberty is brand new clean and very well-maintainedRead more reviews
Host:the manager and the owner provide very good customer servicefrom the moment we contacted debbie the owner our stay was fantasticfrom the moment we contacted debbie the owner our stay was fantasticdebbies outstanding customer service was reflected upon arrival with her incredible staffdebbie's outstanding customer service was reflected upon arrival with her incredible staff
A large private pool can be accessed on a shared basis among all four villas situated on the site. Ideal for up to eight guests, the villa offers three well-appointed bedrooms and three full bathrooms. This luxury beach villa in Sri Lanka also features a tennis court for guests who are on the sporty side. The living room has an attached terrace that offers beautiful views of the nearby beach, pool, and garden. The villa is in close proximity to several beach hotels, boasting an array of gourmet restaurants. Children are welcome in this fully furnished villa, and all rooms here are equipped with air conditioning.
Top guest reviewsps the weather in august was great we had one shower in two weeks and a constant 28° perfectthe pool is huge and cleaned everydaya lovely house that is spacious comfortable and cleanvilla lovely and clean
Host:the service of thilak and his staff is excellentour hosts were helpful with all our questions and queriesthe staff was service minded and made us feel welcomestaff were fantastic especially mr thilakstaff were fabulous and so helpfulRead more reviewsnearby kalutara also has some interesting places to visitnice restaurants at a 20 min walk or short tuk tuk ride various day trips possible to ewe would definitely recommend this place to friends or relatives
Villananda is a recommended beach villa in Sri Lanka due to its convenient location and laid-back atmosphere. This beachfront villa allows for easy visits to the beach, where you can soak up some rays. In the villa, you can take a dip in the private pool or lounge on the terrace, enjoying breathtaking views of the pool and the sea.
The villa’s two bedrooms are furnished with king-sized beds, mosquito nets, and air conditioning, ensuring a restful night’s sleep. If you need a place to work, a desk is also available.
The villa’s manager can arrange a tuk-tuk trip for you to explore the area like a local. You can also rent air-conditioned vans for longer trips.
Top guest reviewsaccommodation very clean and neat and the staff were friendly and very helpfulRead more reviews
Host:sudath and the other villa staff were great and the home made curries were just deliciousthere are staff on site that couldn't have been any more helpful
Paradise Cove Villa is a spacious property, which can comfortably accommodate 12 guests at a time. This beachfront villa comes with six beautiful bedrooms and six-and-a-half bathrooms. It has a deck, which leads to an infinity pool that overlooks the Nilwella Cove and Nilwella Beach. The fully furnished property can ensure guests a luxurious stay. The nearest beach is only a stone’s throw from this lovely villa. It is an excellent place to relax with your friends or family.
Top guest reviewscommunal spaces terrace- pool and garden and we really enjoyed staying there for a friends birthdaybeautifully designed villa/pool with a spectacular view of the ocean and great vibes clean and private beachclean and very comfortable villawe cleaned the beach one day and then it was easy to keep cleanvilla is nicely appointed clean and well maintainedthe rooms are all clean and comfortablethey keep the house clean and are always willing to help in anyway they can
Host:the staff were amazingsena and staff are greatmr sena and staff are very kindnow for the staff led by this amazing manager mrthe staff was amazing and thr food delishousRead more reviewsthe location couldn’t be betterand of course the location is superbwonderful stay in this great house in a great locationgreat location and wonderful beachamazing location with the beach on your doorstep and 2min from hirikatiya
Set a few minutes away from a popular surfing beach called Hikkaduwa, this spacious villa is also close to several fine restaurants that serve some of the most delicious dishes in Sri Lanka. It can sleep up to eight guests at a time, with four nicely done bedrooms and two bathrooms. Note that guests have to stay here for a minimum of seven nights. There is a private swimming pool where you can enjoy a leisurely swim with your friends or family. The spacious dining area/lounge features sufficient seating for the guests. Kids and pets are allowed in this beautiful villa.
Top guest reviewsthe villa was comfortable with good air con and fans and there was a large garden and pool areawe are a family of 7 and found serendib villa very comfortable and spacious
Host:the ownerjohn and the property manager sarath were extremely helpful and provided many tips and recommendationssarath- villa manager was extremely helpful throughout our stay as was the caretaker dayanandaand he does great rice curry even the night watchman was helpfulRead more reviewsthe location is a 5 minute walk from hikkaduwa beach which has a number of good restaurants and bars
This cozy beach villa is situated in Sri Lanka’s Weligama Bay and offers complete privacy to its guests. It can accommodate four guests, with two bedrooms and two en suite bathrooms. This modern, new villa overlooks a pristine beach and has a well-equipped kitchen, a lounge, and a dining area. Popular tourist attractions such as Mirissa Beach and Weligama are a quick ride from here. There is a lovely swimming pool on the lawn overlooking the sea.
Top guest reviewsall the amenities were extremely stylish and so comfortablethe a/c’s in the bedrooms were a welcoming blast of cool air after enjoying the beach & poolthe facilities are as described and are just stunningbreakfast delivery was beyond appreciated every morning & complimentary local tuk tuk rides were helpfulthe home is newly built with an amazing pool and a gorgeous private view of the beachhouse is clean and comfortablethe rooms are clean and tidythe house is very beautiful and cleanit’s clean safe and has everything you needit really is as good as the photos suggest great facilities clean and sparkling
Host:hosts are just amazing peoplethe hosts gave excellent service and they are really friendlythe hosts are very helpful and availablethe staff were very helpful at all timesthey were very attentive helpful & eager to make our stay a pleasant oneRead more reviewsthe location is perfectamazing location at the beachat a perfect location near many good restaurantsthe house is located offside the tourist life but central on the best place at weligama beachthe location is undoubtedly the best in weligama - private yet convenient
This beautiful villa is perfect for nature lovers who are in pursuit of relaxation and seclusion. It is a 20-minute drive away from Yala National Park and is a quick drive from Thissa Wewa. Ideal for 14 guests, there are 2 well-furnished bedrooms with 7 squishy beds and 4 full bathrooms. Guests can use the swimming pool for a refreshing dip or laze around on the rooftop terrace. You can try out delicious local cuisine while staying in Forestville Yala. A fully equipped kitchen is fitted with appliances to help you prepare a proper meal.
Top guest reviewspool and sleeping facilities are appreciatedplease note that only 2 rooms are acthe house as well as the pool were clean and well maintainedexpecting improvement in bathroom cleanliness next timeclean and specious place in a calm and relaxing surroundings
Host:the staff were very pleasanthost was greatstaff was exceptionally helpful and pleasantthe host was very helpful and accommodatingthe staff on site is very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsforestville is a lovely place very conveniently located next to yala national parkthe place is great perfect location if you will enter yala national parkit is the best place for a wild life seeing triplocated just outside of the park the guide that the host recommended is superbgreat caretakers and if you are planning a trip to yala safari it's surely a place to consider
This contemporary four-bedroom villa sits within a tea estate and can comfortably accommodate eight guests. You can enjoy some stunning views while staying here and take a leisurely dip in the private pool. Nuwara Eliya Tea Factory is a short walk away from this lovely property. Guests can spend time trekking on the mountains, visiting waterfalls in Sri Lanka, or embarking upon day trips to Kandy. It is definitely an excellent place to unwind and relax.
Top guest reviewsgood views with the poolyou can enjoy natural breeze in the room toothe villa has lots of natural light and the rooms are spaciousramboda villa is a great example how a modern apartment can blend beautifully with naturethe villa has it all - an amazing view great facilities and very friendly staffthe only thing is that it should be kept more cleanmy room was spacious and clean with modern design and en suitethe ramboda villa was fantastic - spacious clean and stylish (exactly how the pictures are)
Host:staffs are so nicethe staff is incredibly helpful and kindhouse staff took good care of usthe owner was very helpful and accomodatingoverall impeccable service and friendly environmentRead more reviewsamazing villa in secluded beautiful locationthis place feels like our own summer house :) s&jin addition to the great property location and general cool factor (infiniti pool pool table etcwe really enjoyed our stay at isolated and calm ramboda villavery nice place in the tea area
This unique seaside villa is suitable for eight guests. This is an ideal stopover when you are in this beautiful island country. A pristine beach is just in front of the property, so you and your companions can easily enjoy a relaxing dip. There is a swimming pool with a deck where you can watch the sunset. Rooms here have en suite bathrooms and air conditioning. Breakfast can be served on request and a fully stocked kitchen can take care of all your cooking needs.
Top guest reviewsall 4 sea view comfortable roomsthe property is beautiful with sweeping beachfront views lots of common spaces and a wonderful poolwe can’t really swim there but the view is amazingthe place was perfect from the large pool to ocean view bedrooms and living-roomour stay was comfortable and funthe pool is warm and always cleanplace is nice breathtaking clean and fantasticit's new and very clean and the rooms are hugevery neat and cleanand all the 4 bedrooms are clean and comfortable
Host:the owner is very helpful and the caretaker is very friendly though with limited language skillthe caretaker was very nice and helpfulhe was very helpful and nicethe owner was very easy to communicate with and has helped a lotthe caretaker wije was very friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsif you want to get away from busy city life this is a perfect location :)the location of the villa is outstandingthe location is safe beautiful calm and quieti will always recommend this location to anyone and will surely plan to visit againniroshini's place is very large - ideal for a gathering for a large family
This luxury villa in Sri Lanka for 10 offers comfort and scenic views. It boasts a private pool with a hot tub for guests to relax and unwind. The villa also has spacious living and dining areas where guests can enjoy their meals. It has a huge fully stocked kitchen, allowing guests to prepare their own meals. The property also features satellite TV and WiFi to keep its guests engaged and entertained. It is located on an idyllic beach and is perfect for those who want to explore some beach activities. Yala National Park and Udawalawe National Park can easily be accessed by car.
Top guest reviews
Host:shehan and the rest of the staff gave us the best servicethe staff are super friendly and accommodatingkudos to the staff make sure u look after themprofessional and friendly staff were on hand at all times but they were very discretewe all loved it taranga was so helpful and nothing was to much trouble thank you allRead more reviewsthe location is perfect close to all the action in the beach arenisala villa is such a well designed villa in an amazing locationwe would highly recommend nisala which offers a lovely holiday experience in a stunning location
You can wake up to the chirping sounds of the birds while staying in this luxury rental villa. Located close to Bentota Beach, the villa can accommodate up to eight guests. Featuring four bedrooms and three bathrooms, the property is loaded with modern amenities and facilities for a relaxing stay such as cozy beds, WiFi, and free parking. Surrounded by a beautiful garden, the property comes with a large pool with sunbeds, a separate toilet and shower, and a sunroof. The 2-story villa was constructed in 2010 but underwent a thorough renovation a year ago.
Top guest reviewsthe large swimming pool with it lights at night was fantasticthe four rooms are quite big and clean and it has beautiful garden maintained by an old gardenerthe main attraction is the swimming pool which is big enough and cleanRead more reviews
Host:lucky is an excellent host who is always there if you need him to advisethe owner of the villa – lucky is a very friendly guy and owns few gem stones
Enjoy your stay in this exclusive villa for eight with three spacious bedrooms and three-and-a-half bathrooms. Guests can enjoy fabulous views of the Indian Ocean from South Point Villa. There are surfing spots nearby, so guests interested in water activities can have a great time. Guests can access a private outdoor swimming pool during their stay here. The garden is well-kept and leads to a pristine sandy beach. The dining and living areas on the veranda can offer beautiful views of the ocean.
Top guest reviewsas was the swimming pool with its wonderful sea viewsthe rooms huge and cleanthe pool is kept clean and the jacuzzi was a great extra
Host:the staff are really friendlythe service was truly courteous and the staff did not intrude on our privacythe staff are ever so nice making one feel very much at homewe are really grateful to the staff and the management for this support and gesturehowever it is the staff who make this place specialRead more reviewsthe location was second to none and the accommodation was modern and very comfortableits only a short ride away from galle and is a great place to chillthe location is out of this world where it seems like you have your own private beach
Best private pool experience in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka is a beautiful place to visit, with stunning landscapes, lovely bird sanctuaries, and memorable beach holidays. If you want an unforgettable experience, check out this list of the best private pool villas in Sri Lanka.
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