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The Surf Hotel

#13 of 27 Hotels in Bentota
Certificate of Excellence
Beach Road, Bentota, Bentota, Sri Lanka (Formerly Lihiniya Surf Hotel)
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Ranked #13 of 27 Hotels in Bentota
Certificate of Excellence
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Nice hotl and nice beach. And also we like the food also. GRE Nayomi is have nice smile and try to help the coustomers. And also there is one thing bad that is WIFI. Will hope to see you all again near future. Thanks😘

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We have been given the basic room which was full of small insects, AC was not working and internet connection was totally dead. when we complained through the travel agents we got a deluxe room by the help of Mr. Danuca (manager) and the room was superb infront of the pool. The shisha was for 700 LRK, however every extra... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is one of the most pleasant experiences i had. Starting for the front desk staff namely Pathum, ensured our stay was nothing less than excellence. The rooms were specifically designed to face the beach which was a highlight because you get to wake up to view of the beautiful beach. The food was great with much variety and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I took my 16 year old son here for a 3 day break and the hotel was actually excellent ..... Food of average for a 3 star hotel but rooms very good, clean, efficient service and all that .... get a definite recommendation from me except...... There was not a lot to do ..... the weather was overcast and raining... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed the stay at the surf hotel Bentota. It's so close to the beach and everything was very nice. The food, staff, cleanliness and the beach!!! I can assure that anyone will not be disappointed....

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall i recommend this hotel in sri lanka if you're looking for a relaxing stay by the ocean. The rooms my friends and i stayed in weren't really clean and not that spacious. In addition, some walls need to be repaired due to cracks here and there and most importantly there's a huge problem with ants in the rooms, you... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel by the shore of lovely Benthota. However, there are few points which were not up to the standard we expected. 1. The hot water was not functioning properly. Even after informing about it, the hotel was unable to fix it. 2. There was moisture on the room's floor Food is good, but the desert range is not sufficient... More 

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It located in one of the best place front of Indian Ocean, good hospitality, and food variations excellent and taste. All the rooms are faced to sea with two swimming pools, Room conditions are bit good, ideal place for spend holidays

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place to be at New Year's Eve! Don't miss this ! All the rooms here are facing beach and very nice garden and sitting area between the hotel and beach. The staff makes you feel at home very good listeners. The party on 31st was from the hotel, everything was perfect with amazing food. I will be here FOR... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

room service is terrible, there was moisture on the floor, called many time, no one cared about it. I tried to contact one of manager, no one was available, left a message at the front desk, but no one bother to serve

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