The charming beach town of Kalpitiya is a part of Puttalam province, in the north-western corner of Sri Lanka. The town is around 165 km (102.5 miles) from the capital city, Colombo. The town is mostly created with 14 islands, they are called Vellai I, Vellai II, Vellai III, Battalangunduwa, Palliyawatta, Uchchamunai, Eramutivu, Sinna Eramutivu, Eramutivu West, Ippantivu, Periya Arichchalai, Sinna Arichchalai, Kakativu, Mutwal or Dutch Bay. The town is most famous for its awesome coastline and marvellous beaches. The deep lagoon of Puttalam is located nearby, as well as the famous Alankuda beach. Apart from the boating trips and sea-sports, the town is most famous for kitesurfing. Scroll down to find the top 10 Airbnb vacation rentals for your trip to Kalpitiya.
The Kite House Café of Kalpitiya is a perfect hideout for backpackers, nature and adventure lovers. The beautiful huts of the resort are surrounded by palm trees. The sea and a wide beach are located just outside the resort. The rental offers a first-hand feel of the traditional fishing bungalows of this area. The area is famous for kitesurfing. You can also try a myriad of activities like whale and dolphin watching, scuba diving, and snorkelling.
WONDERFUL Bungalow Beachfront @ Kite House CafeTalawila Church, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsgreat water pressure for the (cold) shower and nice big fanthe room is very cosy spacious and everything was very cleanthe room is clean and has everything you need for a very comfortable stay
Host:the hosts were very responsive and helpfulreally friendly locals and hostsanais is a perfect host and very kindanais keiran and staff go out of their way to make sure you are enjoying your staythe staff are very friendly and aim to pleaseRead more reviewsaccess is relatively easy and close to nearby kite surfing resortsthe location is perfect for kitting and chilling as wellabsolutely beautiful location close to the beach and nearby lagoonsit's a great location and super chilled and away from the hustle of the citiesthe location is beautiful and very quiet (mostly apart from the cockerel crowing at 4:00 am)
The design of the wooden cabanas of Ruuk village is inspired by the homes of the local fishermen. Each cabana in this resort has two single beds. They are supplied with mosquito nets so that guests can have a sound sleep after a long tiring day exploring Kalpitiya. The resort is located in the midst of a coconut plantation. Vacationers can also have a fun first-hand experience of extracting coconut butter from coconut milk. Taste awesome seafood in the restaurant of the resort. The resort has many nooks and crannies with hammocks and where one can enjoy the beautiful view of the surroundings.
OFF-GRID Eco friendly Cabanas- Ruuk VillageKalpitiya, North Western Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsbed was comfortable linen were provided and also the food was good for a touristic placemy cabana was clean spacious and i had a lovely outdoor showerthe rooms are clean and the outdoor shower is extremely refreshingroom are basic but cleanthe food is excellent and the cabanas are very cosy & cleannice peacefull quiet very clean and in the middle of the nature
Host:the staff is very nicegomaje the manager was an amazing host who helped organize activities off the sitethe staff is so friendly and will do their absolute best to help you with everythingthe staff were very friendly and are happy to kick back and have a little chatthe staff around were easy to chat friendly helpful and tried their best to make us feel goodRead more reviewsand it is super far away from columbo and other placesso it’s a place for kite surfing loversthis is a place to come to if you like wind and kite surfingwe left the place with a smile on our face :)
This wooden bungalow is built following the traditional style of Kalpitiya. The eco-friendly villa is located in the Margarita village, close to the Kalpitiya city centre. The Airbnb rental has a double bed and a natural shower. A charming patio is located outside with sitting facilities. The traditional rural neighbourhood is also famous for kitesurfing activities. You can easily avail the best kitesurfing facilities, kite gear and kite spots of this area.
Amazing bungalow near kitesurfing lagoonKalpitiya, North Western Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewswe felt very comfortable staying in the bungalow queen size bed with very comfortable mattressthe place is very nice extremely clean and accurate the personal is professional friendlyhe was helpful with everything we wanted rooms were clean comfortable and spacious
Host:super friendly staff and relaxed atmosphereruben and his team were wonderful hostsour host ruben was very nice and he gave us lesson of kite surfing tooi think the place is amazing and ruben is the best host i've ever metruben was the best host we have ever experienced we were more then 100% satisfiedRead more reviewsnice little bungalow-village close to the kite lagoongood location this peninsula is incredible we’ll be coming backwould definitely recommend this place to anybodyif you want a relaxing and quiet getaway this is the place to go
The spacious villa is a modern bungalow located in a quiet neighbourhood of Kalpitiya. This contemporary rental is close to the beach and kitesurfing points. The property is surrounded by a beautiful garden and coconut trees. It has high ceilings and three bedrooms which can accommodate a group of eight people. The master bedroom has a king-sized bed whereas the two other bedrooms have a queen-sized bed. There is a couch for two other guests in the common room. The fully equipped kitchen is all set for preparing a decent meal and the dining area is located in a charming corner. A small barbeque grill is available in the garden.
Spacious villa in Kalpitiya for KitesurfingKalpitiya, North Western Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsthe rooms were very nice and comfortablethe rooms are spacious and cleana very clean peaceful residence and an ideal base for exploring the area
Host:they were very friendly and helped us with many requestswe can highly recommend this place and its ownersoverall i loved the villa and shalini is a fantastic hostshalini is a very helpful and understanding hostplace and caretaker and shalini are greatRead more reviewsexcellent location with peaceful atmospherethe location is great since it is close by to alankuda and thalawila beach
In the heart of the town, this rest house is just minutes away from the local bus station. The property is close to the local stores, markets, and restaurants. It offers comfortable and spacious rooms, with spring mattress beds, and in-room entertainment. Facilities like air-conditioning, WiFi, hot water are also provided. One of the most important parts of this rental is the charming restaurant. The restaurant offers a huge variety of local and international cuisines specializing in seafood. You can enjoy an excellent view of the vast Putlam Lagoon along with your food.
Angel Rest, Restaurant and Lodge
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Host:ameen and his wife were very friendly and they make you feel comfortableamin and his friend took us there on mopeds which was really kind of them
This fully furnished large house has four bedrooms which can easily accommodate a group of eight. The relatively new rental has double bedrooms with air-conditioning. There are two living areas with a sofa and a television, as well as a fully equipped kitchen for preparing meals. There is a separate dining room where you can enjoy your meals.
Luxurious Large House/Rooms in Kalpitya (from $30)
Near the centre of Kalpitiya, this property is a perfect choice for backpackers. The pet-friendly property can also accommodate a large group or families. The guestrooms are surrounded by a tropical garden to give you a feel of living in the lap of nature. The rooms come with air-conditioning, king-sized beds with mosquito net, couches, and work-space. The guestrooms have a patio with a beautiful view and hammocks. There is a common kitchen with a microwave, and tea/coffee making facilities.
Gloria GuestroomsKalpitiya, North Western Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsthe room was spacious and clean with a comfortable bed fan and air coni stayed at gloria for five and a half weeks in an ac-room and was very comfortable therenilanthi does the best breakfast i had in sri lankagloria's is also super clean the rooms get tidied everyday and are large and really functional
Host:jessen is a great host always there for his guestsgreat owners on-site to help you with anything you may needhosts are really nice and helpful breakfast is greatthe guest house is super cosy and mitch is a great hostgloria guest rooms are clean cosy and quiet and the host and the staff are friendly and helpfulRead more reviewsawesome place far away from other touristwe enjoyed our stay especially to the location close to the seaawesome location with lots of animals living on the compound
Three separate rooms are available in a charming bungalow, suited especially for backpackers. The entire area is surrounded by a garden, where you can spend time with various domesticated animals like rabbits, cats or the pet turtle. The bedrooms have a double bed and they can be rented individually. The common area has a refrigerator, hot water for your tea and dining space. Each of the rooms has mosquito nets and the bathroom is shared. There is also a common kitchen where you can prepare your meals.
Backpack GloriaKalpitiya, North Western Province, Sri Lanka
Top guest reviewsRead more reviewsa beautiful garden with little animals walking arround
This vacation house is conveniently located close to all the amenities like restaurants, public transport, the beach etc. The budget stay has four bedrooms which can be rented separately or together. The house is located close to family-friendly activities, so it can be perfect for a family holiday. The spacious house has a kitchen, dining area and open living space. There is a free parking space in front of the house and car, scooter, tuk-tuk or boat hiring facilities are also available here. The house can also be leased out for a longer period.
Dana´s Simple Stay Kite-HouseKalpitiya, North Western Province, Sri Lanka
This Airbnb bungalow is located in a resort very close to the Kalpitiya lagoon. Thus the famous kitesurfing activity is very easily accessible from this property. The rental is literally in the middle of nature surrounded by coconut trees. The room has a king-sized bed suitable for a couple. A private bathroom and a terrace are attached to the room. A huge outdoor area is available to enjoy the glorious sun. Complimentary breakfast with fresh fruit juices is offered each day, along with tea or coffee at any time of the day. You can also avail the bicycles, which are provided for free, to explore the surrounding areas.
Bungalow 1 CocoonKalpitiya, North Western Province, Sri Lanka
Kalpitiya is the sea paradise of Sri Lanka. Visit this beautiful place for an authentic vision of the sperm whale as well as the rare blue whales. If you are kitesurfing enthusiastic, book one of these Airbnb rentals for a vacation full of adventure.
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