Bentota city is located 65 Km South of Colombo, in the Galle District, in the southern province of Sri Lanka. It is considered as one of the most popular beach resorts in the island. It is also a prime destination for all sorts of water based activities due to the Bentota river lying on the Northernside of the city. It is home to a number of star class hotels, beach resorts, stylish luxury boutique villas and bungalows to cater to the various needs of the leisure tourists. The entire beach stretch is home to a number of restaurants and bars serving freshly prepared sea food, all types of international cuisines and local dishes. Other attractions are the Turtle hatchery located Kosgoda which is 11 Km inland.