The governor’s house is located on the top of a small hill on the Mount Lavinia beach. This house was built in early 19th century by Sir Thomas Maitland. There is currently a tourism hotel that is operated from this hotel.
Mount Lavinia is a popular beach resort in Sri Lanka with plenty of restaurants and bars located on the beach. Tourists can enjoy a laidback time on the beach and an exciting night life in the pubs and bars of Mount Lavinia.