The sensational South coast

Meda Gedara lies at the Southerly most tip of Sri Lanka, between Matara and Tangalle. It's a 3 hour drive from the airport. 1 hour drive from Galle and 1km from Dikwella. The village is called Polgahamulla which means 'Coconut corner'

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Surfing, sightseeing, visiting temples, turtle hatcheries or fantastic restaurants, there's an abundance of days out available along the south coast. Whether it's Galle Fort for a day out, Unawatuna for water sports, Hiriketiya Bay for surfing or take a flight in a sea plane as a special treat! Explore the boxes below to discover our personal recommendations.


From Hiriketiya Bay to Talalla Bay, explore some of the best beaches in the world, all located along the south coast.


Temples and tea plantations are just the start of the cultural adventure that you can explore and enjoy.


You can't travel to Sri Lanka and not visit a tea plantation and Handunugoda is only a 45 minute drive away.


Discover the very best of local food and art at one of the many markets around Dikwella.


There is plenty to see and do in Dikwella - from forts to natural wonders, you can try it all.


We're massive fans of relaxing, and what better way to unwind than by indulging in some Ayurveda Spa therapies.


Visit the nearby turtle conservation or take a trip through the elephant safari - Sri Lanka is full of adventure.

Eating out

We have a list of restaurants that we would highly recommend to our guests for lunch or dinner.


The Sri Lankans know how to celebrate. Experience the intense sights, sounds and smells of their plentiful festivals.

Make memories that will last forever

Book your next holiday at Meda Gedara and start planning memories that you will never forget. Spend mornings by the pool, afternoons exploring local attractions, and evenings indulging in delicious Sri Lankan cuisine.