|Coordinates: LK 6°56′8″N 79°59′2″E / 6.93556°N 79.98389°E|
|Time zone||Sri Lanka Standard Time (UTC+5:30)|
Thalawathugoda is a suburb of Colombo city. It is located approximately sixteen (16) kilometres from the city centre of Colombo, adjacent to Battaramulla and Pelawatte on the Borella-Kottawa main road, bordering Sri Jayawardenapura-Kotte (The administrative Capital of Sri Lanka). The Diyawanna Oya (Parliament Lake) forms the "Sri Jayawardenapura-Kotte" side boundary of Thalawathugoda. The beautiful natural landscape consisting of paddy fields and marshlands in this area attracts many nature lovers. This is a rapidly developing residential area with many facilities. New modern luxury housing schemes are being developed around Kalalgoda Road and Hokandara Road to cater to high end housing demand. A notable expatriate and upper middle class local population resides in Thalawathugoda.
- Capital Mall
- Keells Super
- Cargills Food City
- The Austasia Sports and Leisure Complex
- Sri Jayawardenepura Hospital
- Hemas Hospital
- Agramathya College Thalawathugoda
- i-Gate College
- Ganelanda ancient temple
- Bauddharama Temple
- Gnanaramya Monastery
- Sangamiththa Temple
Thalawathugoda is served by the Maharagama Urban Council. A separate Urban Council for Thalwathugoda does not exist at present.
Earlier Thalawathugoda had a sub post office which is controlled by the Battaramulla main post office. Promoted Thalawathugoda Post Office was opened recently. However, a few areas fall under Hokandara and Pannipitiya postal limits.
||Sri Jayawardanapura Kotte||Battaramulla||Jayawadanagama / Wickramasinhapura|