This property is 3 minutes walk from the beach. Submarine Rest is situated in Unawatuna, within 3.1 miles of Japanese Peace Pagoda and 2.6 miles of Yatagala Temple. Among the facilities at this property are a shared kitchen and room service, along with free WiFi throughout the property. There is free private parking and the property features paid airport shuttle service.

All guest rooms at the guest house are fitted with a seating area. All rooms are complete with a private bathroom and air conditioning, and some rooms also boast a balcony. All rooms will provide guests with a desk and a kettle.

Popular points of interest near Submarine Rest include Unawatuna Beach, Jungle Beach and Rumassala South Beach.

This is our guests' favourite part of Unawatuna, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a two-person trip.

Submarine Rest has been welcoming guests since 18 Jul 2018.

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Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Unawatuna, this property has an excellent location score of 9.2

Free private parking available on-site


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4 reasons to choose Submarine Rest

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Unawatuna Beach

    Unawatuna Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    300 yards from property
  • Jungle Beach

    Jungle Beach

    8.4 Very good beach
    1,000 yards from property
  • Rumassala South Beach

    Rumassala South Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1,300 yards from property
  • Bonavista Beach

    9.0 Superb beach
    1.3 miles from property
  • Dalawella Beach

    Dalawella Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    1.5 miles from property
  • Mihiripenna Beach

    Mihiripenna Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1.7 miles from property

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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
Excellent location - show map
What's nearby
  • Japanese Peace Pagoda
    0.5 miles
  • Yatagala Temple
    1.5 miles
  • Galle Harbour
    1.8 miles
  • Galle Light house
    1.9 miles
  • Galle Dutch Hospital
    2 miles
  • Galle Fort
    2.1 miles
  • National Maritime Museum
    2.1 miles
  • Dutch Church Galle
    2.2 miles
  • Galle Fort National Museum
    2.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant thambapanni
    0 miles
Top attractions
  • Mahendra Amarasooriya Park
    2.3 miles
  • Galle Fort Clock Tower
    2.4 miles
  • Galle International Cricket Stadium
    2.4 miles
  • Galle Railway Station
    2.5 miles
  • St. Aloysius College
    2.8 miles
  • Ahangama Railway Station
    8.7 miles
Natural beauty
  • Sea/ocean unavatuna
    0.3 miles
  • Mountain roomassala
    1.2 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Unawatuna Beach
    300 yards
  • Jungle Beach
    1,000 yards
  • Rumassala South Beach
    1,300 yards
  • Bonavista Beach
    1.3 miles
  • Dalawella Beach
    1.5 miles
Public transport
  • Train Unawatuna Railway Station
    0.8 miles
Closest airports
  • Ratmalana Airport
    61.2 miles
How to get to Submarine Rest from Bandaranaike International Airport
    Private shuttle
    Free parking is available.
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Facilities of Submarine Rest
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Extra long beds (> 2 metres)
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Shared kitchen
  • Dining table
  • Kitchenware
  • Electric kettle
  • Refrigerator
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
  • Snorkelling Off-site Additional charge
  • Diving Off-site Additional charge
  • Fishing Additional charge
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sofa
  • Seating Area
  • Desk
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Secured parking
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning
  • Mosquito net
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Soundproofing
  • Private entrance
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Fan
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages spoken
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

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00:00 - 00:00


10:00 - 12:00


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Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Cash only

This property only accepts cash payments.


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Legal information

This property is managed by a private host. EU consumer law relating to professional hosts might not apply. Learn more.

FAQs about Submarine Rest

  • The prices at Submarine Rest may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Submarine Rest offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Snorkelling
    • Diving
    • Fishing

  • Room options at Submarine Rest include:

    • Double
    • Family

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Submarine Rest by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 2h
    • Taxi 3h 15min

  • The nearest beach is just 200 yards from Submarine Rest.

  • Submarine Rest is 1,050 yards from the centre of Unawatuna.

  • Check-in at Submarine Rest is from 00:00, and check-out is until 12:00.