While the south of Sri Lanka is famous for offering ideal coastal landscapes for a fun family holiday, those in search of more secluded beach getaways should travel to the eastern coast. Situated in the Batticaloa District, the beaches of Passekudah and Kalkudah are two of the most idyllic stretches of coast in Sri Lanka and are perfect for families. Stretching for 4km long, Passekuda beach is a great place for sunbathing, swimming and snorkelling which can be enjoyed by young and old alike. Families in search of Sri Lanka boutique hotels in the east coast can stay at Maalu Maalu Resort & Spa. This distinctive Sri Lanka resort is located right by the beach and lets you and your family enjoy an enchanting coastal holiday.