Top 12 Airbnb Vacation Rentals In Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka - Updated 2022

airbnb Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka
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The tsunami-affected town of Hikkaduwa is a popular hot spot on the southern coast of Sri Lanka. Famous for its beach and nightlife, it attracts many visitors throughout the year. One of the popular tourist attractions is Tsunami Honganji Vihara, where a Buddha statue depicts the height of the tsunami waves. Tourists can enjoy scuba diving and snorkeling at Poseidon Diving Station Sri Lanka or go for dolphin- and whale-watching. Adrenaline junkies and adventure lovers must opt for Surf Lanka Me Camp, where they can go surfing, windsurfing, and kite-surfing. Children will love a visit to the Turtle Hatchery Hikkaduwa and art lovers will enjoy exploring Saffron Robes Gallery and Studio. Check out the top Airbnb vacation rentals in Hikkaduwa, Sri Lanka.

1. Spacious room in a villa (from USD 108)

Located in Hikkaduwa, this private room offers space for two people. Sleep in your own room for complete privacy and have access to the entire villa. Spend some quality time with your friends and family in the private courtyard. You can relax in the swimming pool after a hectic day in the town or take a stroll in the garden with your loved ones. To make sure guests have a comfortable stay, amenities like an air conditioner, Wi-Fi and hairdryer are also provided. The beach, cafes, restaurants and nightlife are a short walk away from here.

Boutique Room at Dancing Mango Tropical Villa
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
100 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in villa 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of space and amenities to easily do breakfasts or grab take-out
fab bedroom and bathroom as in the photos
the photos of the house and room completely represent the true image of the house
the grounds pool and all amenities created a nice relaxing environment
super pool & garden to chill out in
Cleanliness:
it was very clean and stylish
the rooms are very clean and neat
dancing mango is a nice and very clean building with a fantastic garden and very comfortable room
the rooms are clean and decorated very beautiful
the room is clean well equipped and relaxing
Host:
brett was a really nice host
brett and sherrylee are such lovely hosts
sherylee was an extremely helpful and welcoming host
sherylee is a great host and was very helpful too
the hosts are also very friendly
Location:
great location just a short walk from the beach but yet very peaceful
nice and quiet but still close enough to all the good spots
super relaxing area and short walk to the town and beach
perfect location and the fantastic host
the place is magnificent and so private
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2. Garden beach cabana (from USD 25)

Ideal for two guests, this garden beach cabana is located on Hikkaduwa Beach. This property offers a comfortable bedroom, a bathroom and a small kitchenette. Breakfast is served for free to guests. The well-equipped kitchen can be used to prepare food and you can enjoy the meals on the patio while enjoying the picturesque views. Enjoy the evening breeze in the garden to make your stay relaxing. Easy access to public transport ensures easy travel to other popular locations. Galle is just about 25 minutes away by tuk-tuk.

Bella 69 - Beach Cabana with Wifi, Breakfast
89 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in tiny home 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the view from the room was awesome
breakfast was homemade by kanchana and very delicious
kanchana was very sweet and her breakfasts were outstanding
kanchana was very welcoming and served delicious breakfast
the breakfasts were yummy with a small selection on offer
Cleanliness:
accommodation is small & basic but adequate clean and comfy
the room was very clean and had all the essentials for a relaxing stay
the cabin is clean and well presented and it was very handy to have the little kitchen
clean great location and great hosts
the site is directly located at a beautiful and clean beach
Host:
the hosts were very friendly and always on hand for some advice
hosts were friendly and provided a lovely local breakfast
host was very accommodating overall good stay
amazing place to stay with great hosts
we had a great stay here though and the hosts were lovely and very welcoming
Location:
recommend this location without hesitation
overall we enjoyed our stay the location is beautiful and in walking distance (1km) of central hikkaduwa
unique location and fabulous hosts
nice to be so close to the beach for walks and restaurants not too far away
this is a lovely little cabana in a piece full location
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3. Sunny apartment for two (from USD 24)

This beautiful apartment is located in Hikkaduwa and it provides accommodation for two people. You have complete privacy in your own room and can access the open-air bathroom, kitchen and balcony. Sit back with a cup of coffee or tea in the beautiful garden. The fast and unlimited Wi-Fi connection will help you locate nearby places of interest. Free car parking is also made available for those traveling by car. Take a 15-minute walk and you will reach Hikkaduwa Beach.

Banana Leaf apartments- Kittul Room-Hikkaduwa
Hikkaduwa, Southern province, Sri Lanka
120 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
really liked the open air shower too
the apartment is great and the view from the balcony is amazing
it's spacious and comfortable with a fan and bed net
the place is spacious with a great balcony and kitchen
very nice bathroom and external kitchen with balcony which is useful if you’re staying longer
Cleanliness:
very clean place with plenty of room
the property is clean modern and chic
huge spotless and stylish
great atmosphere nice and clean kitchen and bathroom
a completely stunning place- calm clean and beautifully done
Host:
chilled attentive and welcoming
they are extremely helpful and all of their recommendations were spot on
very friendly and helpful hosts stylish apartment in a green & quit area
hannah and amila are great hosts that make you feel right at home
helpful and responsive hosts who cater to your needs
Location:
the apartment is still super close to the beach and only a short 15 minute walk away
a quite place to stay in the middle of beautiful sri lankan jungle
this is a gift for me for the first station in srilanka
the walk to beach is about 20min and it's really enjoyable
welcoming hosts and good location (20 minute walk to the beach)
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4. Wonderful villa near the beach (from USD 30)

This lavish villa is located close to the beach and it offers space for two guests. Sleep in your own room with complete privacy. You also have access to a private bathroom and shared access to the kitchen and a dining room. Guests are served with free breakfast during their stay. Head to the swimming pool for a relaxing time after a tiresome day. Spend some quality time in the garden while interacting with other guests residing on the property. Travelers with children need not worry as a travel crib will come in handy. Hikkaduwa Beach, Sea Turtles and the Coral Reef are five to ten minutes on foot from this place.

Aminva Boutique Villa~ 50% Offer DeluxeRoom/Pool
Hikkaduwa, SP, Sri Lanka
74 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Private room in villa 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the house is modern and the ac in the room works great
they helped organize all our transport and provided a good breakfast and coffee in the mornings
everything was great our room was big with enough space for our bags
we were lucky enough that we had the pool completely to ourselves
everything is perfect here the breakfast the music the swimming pool
Cleanliness:
everything very clean and tidy
the rooms were very clean and very nice
the bathroom was clean with a huge and modern shower
the pool is great and very clean
beautiful place with amazing spacious and clean rooms
Host:
the owners are so lovely and helpful
valentina and her staff were absolutely amazing
valentina is a fantastic host
the host are really sweet and friendly
beautiful stay and wonderful host
Location:
very clean and comfortable location was conveniently close to town but away from the hustle and bustle
nice quiet location not far from local attractions
around a five minute walk to the beach - nice because you are away from the busy main road
situated a 10 minute walk from the beach up a lovely quiet road
short walk to main strip awesome breakfast thanks to kumar and his wife
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5. Retreat near Hikkaduwa beach (from USD 130)

An ideal vacation retreat in Hikkaduwa, this villa offers space for up to ten people. This property has four bedrooms, four bathrooms, a dining space and a fully-equipped kitchen. Amid the wild nature and close to the beach, this property ensures that you can enjoy your holiday without any disturbance. Enjoy the evening breeze and relax in the garden with friends and family. TV and fast Wi-Fi connection will keep you entertained during your stay. An air-conditioner, a hairdryer, and an iron are also provided to guests for their comfort. Shops, bars and restaurants are located just around the corner.

Aminva Boutique Villa ~ FULL PROPERTY 30% Discount
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
61 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire villa 5 Beds 10 Guests 4 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
great place with a small outdoor pool great for a chill out session on a hot day
the whole property is very clean and very modern with cable tv air con and a good wifi
the space is great the rooms are pretty large
the pool was perfect for our two teenagers and two children
really nice rooms and bathrooms with a lovely pool
Cleanliness:
everything was clean and tidy
so nice so clean and so peaceful
big comfy beds incredibly clean and a great outdoor space
a place that is very clean spacious rooms
a clean and private place with a decent sized pool
Host:
she is a wonderful host with exceptional service
excellent place great host had a great time cheers
the host did a great job communicating with us
valentina was a super host
the staff were great helping out in every way and making sure all our needs were meet
Location:
great place offering a stylish place close to the beach
lovely villa close to the main shopping area and restaurants
please choose this property for a longer time and close family stays
the location is 5-10 mins walk from the beach and fantastic eateries shopping etc
the place is absolutely fantastic extremely close to the sea and bang in the middle of hikka town
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6. Jungle oasis close to the beach with pool and garden (from USD 30)

Located close to the beach, this villa accommodates two guests. Relax by the swimming pool or spend some quality time on the rooftop terrace overlooking the ocean. Although breakfast is served for free, the kitchen is fully equipped for guests to prepare their own meals. Visitors traveling by car need not worry as a free parking space will be provided on the premises. Amenities like Wi-Fi and an air-conditioner are also provided to guests for their comfort. The beach is a short walk away.

Karma Guesthouse with big pool, garden and rooftop
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
32 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in villa 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a/c and wi-fi worked very well
not a fancy room but a very nice room with a double bed aircon and bath room
place was clean and a/c was working well
a great plus was that our room had a mini-refrigerator that was not mentioned
Cleanliness:
pool was clean and beautiful
decent bed clean modern shower etc
very nice clean swimming pool 7
the pool is fantastic and super clean same are the rooms and the garden
rooms are basic but everything is new and clean
Host:
our hosts were extremely friendly helpful and knowledgeable
had a fabulous stay here and the hosts were friendly and helpful
very friendly and made us feel right at home
the hosts are nice and welcoming and leave you to your own devices
kenneth and sara who run the place is very nice and helpful
Location:
a very nice and new place convenient to everything
we love this place and we will definitely come back
this is a great place to stay
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7. Homely guest house (from USD 16)

This guest house is located on Hikkaduwa Beach and it can sleep more than 16 guests. You have complete privacy as you have full access to the entire house. The lavish and spacious lobby is perfect to enjoy a cozy evening with friends and family. A restaurant with friendly staff is also found nearby. Free parking space is provided to those traveling by car. Take a barefoot stroll in the garden or lie down on the wet grass after a hectic day. This property is ideal for families with children as the beach is easily accessible. A disco, restaurants and supermarkets are a five-minute walk from this accommodation.

Scenic property on the beach
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
64 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in bungalow 14 Beds 10 Guests 5 Bedrooms 5 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 10

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the rooms were large and comfortable with clean beds ac fans and a continuously running hot water
everything from the kitchen was delicious and we had the best curry of our journey there
we were so happy we chose to stay here - a family of 7 adults in 4 rooms
needs to upgrade and make it look more attractive and cozy
sit outside your room to sip on your ceylon tea and enjoy the sunset
Cleanliness:
the rooms were spartan clean and adequate
beautiful place very clean and a stone's throw from the beach
pros: nice location friendly staff clean and cozy rooms great food
Host:
thank you to staff and the host
staff is helpful and kind
the staff were also lovely and very helpful
the staff were good and always welcoming
radika and her staff were very welcoming and made us feel at home
Location:
amazing location on the beach
value for money in terms of location
this place has an awesome location with a reasonable price
great location in the center of everything without having to feel like you’re in the middle of town
location is perfect as it is close to the turtles feeding point and other snorkeling points
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8. Lovely garden apartment with private pool (from USD 25)

Enjoy the best of what Hikkaduwa has to offer in this secluded garden oasis best for couples or solo travelers. Sleep on a king bed with comfy linens and cook your meals in the adequately spacious and functional kitchen. Freshen up in the clean and functional bathroom with provided shower essentials during your stay. Have your complimentary breakfast at the outdoor garden patio after a relaxing morning dip in the plush pool. This property is located just a walking distance away from the popular surfing spots.

Banana Leaf apartments-Bamboo room
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
148 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire rental unit 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
a/c kingsize comfortable bed complete with mosquito net (very necessary)
it was a comfortable stay at amila and hannah’s place
we fell in love with the beautiful bathroom and all the other interior
if you love a cool apartment within wonderful nature
the room was very well equipped and tidy
Cleanliness:
very clean beautiful rooms
the beds were huge and the rooms very clean and spacious
exactly as pictured and spotlessly clean
her place is charming and very clean
the room and bathroom are clean light and airy
Host:
they are very helpful hosts
they were friendly and helpful
genuine lovely hosts who go out of their way to make you feel at home
they are the epitome of the perfect host
very service minded and helpful hosts we missed nothing during our stay :)
Location:
a perfect location
lovely relaxed secluded location but close enough to everything you need
our room was spacious and the kitchen very convenient all set in a wonderful peaceful location
i cannot over state what a wonderful find this place is
nice clean place set in a tranquil location amongst the cinnamon fields
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9. Bright, tropical-themed villa near Narigama Beach (from USD 125)

Enjoy accommodations with great service and amenities in this three-bedroom villa. It’s big enough for six guests and has four-and-a-half bathrooms ideal for families or groups of friends making their way to Hikkaduwa. Villa Sapphire boasts a tropical-themed home with access to a swimming pool for guests to enjoy. The property has in-house staff to help you with any concerns and even provide housekeeping service every two days during your stay. Other amenities include cable TV, WiFi access, and an outdoor seating area in the garden, great for afternoons just relaxing by the pool. Narigama Beach as well as other nearby restaurants, bars, and shops are close by and can be reached by foot.

Villa Sapphire, generator, private pool A/C WiFi
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
155 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire home 3 Beds 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 4 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
oh and yes we have a 14 yes old best wifi we have ever had
the rooms with en-suite bathrooms are all spacious and the set up was perfect for our family
outdoors meets indoors spacious and open plan with lovely pool area
beautiful villa and garden with large rooms and everything you need
the pool are a lot of fun
Cleanliness:
everything was very clean and tidy
the place is simply amazing clean and everything is organized
the villa is awesome very clean and comfortable
villa and garden is amazing so green clean quiet
the pool is cleaned everyday and the garden behind the villa is magnificent
Host:
the host was very helpful
thank you to gizelle and all the staff at the villa
all in all a great country fantastic villa amazing host and staff team
the on site staff is fantastic and very helpful
they became our friends more than our hosts
Location:
the location was very good
yet walking distance to the beautiful beach of hikkaduwa
villa sapphire is a beautiful place to stay located in a lovely seaside village
amazing well appointed villa in a great location with everything you might need on site
this place is amazing for snorkelling and you literally swim among the fish
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10. Private room in a villa

Located in Hikkaduwa, this private room is suitable for two people. Privacy is what you get as you will have the entire property at your disposal. If you don’t want to go out for lunch, the coffee maker, refrigerator, microwave and oven available in the kitchen will help you to prepare your own meals. Relax in the garden after meals or spend some quality time with friends and family in the common living room. To ensure guests feel homely, amenities like Wi-Fi, a washer, air-conditioner and hairdryer are present here. This rental is just 250 meters (820 feet) away from the beach, restaurants and shops.

Villa Exclusive -private room 2 -250m to beach
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
65 reviews
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

11. Private room in a beautiful villa

Perfect for two individuals, this room is located in a beautiful villa in Hikkaduwa. Private access to your own room ensures that you will have a great stay without any disturbance. Sit back and relax in the balcony with a hot cup of coffee and snacks, while admiring the amazing views. Take a dip in the swimming pool or relax in the garden. If you don’t feel like going out, spend some quality time in the common living room while interacting with other guests. You have easy access to shops, restaurants and nightlife. The beach is also nearby.

Villa comfort private room AC, HW,SWIMMING POOL
Hikkaduwa, Southern Province, Sri Lanka
43 reviews
Private room in villa 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
our room was a nice size with working ac fan and hot water
ac in rooms is great
the room had a lovely balcony and there was kitchen facilities downstairs
clean and big room with ac pool is great wifi working
was great to relax in the pool and have a spacious cold air conditioned room
Cleanliness:
safe place and extremely clean as well
our room was very clean and looked great
the pool is amazing and really clean
nice clean room with a really comfortable bed
they keep it very clean
Host:
host was really really chilled but welcoming
he was a nice host
fabrizio was a great host
nice house great hosts friendly guests
devinda was hosting at the time and was great with anything i needed help with
Location:
close to the surf and easy to walk quiet pool and a nice italian host
about a five minute walk to the beach :)
very nice place just a short walk to the beach
awesome deal for the price great location
within easy walking distance from the beach and main street restaurants
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12. Private room in a hut

This wooden hut is located on Hikkaduwa Beach and it is ideal for two guests. Perfect for beach lovers, especially couples, it offers a comfortable bedroom and a clean bathroom. Relax on the patio while enjoying the mesmerizing views of the ocean. Travelers with cars need not worry as free parking space is available on the premises. On special request, the host also arranges for airport pick up and drop-off, whale watching, Sea Turtle Farm visit, Galle heritage city tour and a River Safari with Lagoon Tour.

Gura Villa
112 reviews  Wifi Available
Private room in rental unit 2 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
it is very warm in the cabana though a fan was given for the night
also has effective wi-fi
the hut is fantastic and the provision of wifi is a stroke of genius on gayath's part
we had a delicious new years lunch and yummy breakfast
beautiful scenery comfortable cottage and adorable people around you
Cleanliness:
simple clean and so beautiful
clean accommodation and the perfect spot to unwind
the cabana was clean with everything that was needed
the bedroom was well presented clean and tidy
and you almost have your own private beach which was clean and beautiful
Host:
amazing host with an amazing family
it's like a little dream and the host very kind and happy
the owner of the bungalow provided a warm welcome
on the first night our host cooked us a delicious meal with very little notice
she was so friendly and helpful and so attentive to our every need
Location:
amazing location right on the water away from the hustle of hikkaduwa
close to the city and good restaurants
perfect location when you want to relax
great little place in an amazing location
a lovely welcome great location and wonderful food
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Hikkaduwa, a gem in Sri Lanka

The small town of Hikkaduwa is a perfect beach holiday destination in Sri Lanka. Explore approximately 70 varieties of multi-colored corals at Hikkaduwa Coral Sanctuary or enjoy surfing at Hikkaduwa Beach. At the end of the day, come home to one of these amazing accommodations and have the best holiday yet!

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