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Arugambay Surf Resort

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Main Street | Arugambay, Arugam Bay 32506, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Randomly passed by the place once and got stuck there for the rest of the day!! Loved the food, the views, the people and the vibes so we decided to check out from the other place we were staying and move in here! A place I could have stayed forever!!!!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here 4 nights in May. The rooms are simple, sadly nothing charming about it. Aircon & shower works well. There are no mosquito nets so bring your own if you need one. We liked the restaurant / breakfast and the location in Arugam Bay. The owner is really very nice and helpful, so is his staff. They have... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the best place in ArugamBay Best food Best music Best B B Q Nice room Nice people Sun and fun on the beach Very very good beach bars Most of the time it's very value What we payed I will come again This paradise once again to Have coconut rottes

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

My friend and I planned on staying here for 3 days and ended up staying for 4; we regret not staying for longer! We landed in Pottuvil by bus. Simply take a tuk tuk and ask to go to the HNB ATM in Arugam Bay; it is right beside the resort. We paid for an a/c room which was perfect... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

I really loved this hotel, and it is the first place I want to come back to. So the reasons for that: 1) very tasty food and variuos menu due to your flavor (local, mexican, seafood, even pizza&pasta, chinese). The restaraunt has tables outside in the beach and inside, it is very romantic to stay outside with candles in the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

The rooms was very suitable for us. The views from the beach was amazing and so many places to choose to eat from... This hotel has the best juices I have had in Sri Lanka but their food is great also. We had breakfast included but well we did not want their typical breakfast but ordered from the menu but... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We were compelled to book rooms here as everything else was full. However rooms turned out to be "okay". The ground floor rooms are better than that of upstairs. Only one cabana has sea view. Even though its facing the sea, the beach is crowded with fishing boats and it stinks of dead fish. Food at the hotel is quite... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We ended op in arugambay after visiting Mirissa and were a little dissapointed about the guesthouses, until we discovered this amazing place! The reservation for 2 nights shortly became a reservation for 3 nights and if it would be possible, we would have even stayed longer. Our (A-C) room was clean and well equipped. We also really enjoyed their restaurant,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2015

My partner and I stayed here for our entire stay in Arugam Bay - 2 weeks. We loved this place - it was a great chilled out atmosphere right on the beach. We got along well with the owners who were very friendly and helpful. It's just minutes walk from the famous Arugam bay surf point. The food is of... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

We went there for breakfast as they had a menu on the entrance with many different choices. When we sat, we had to wait for 20 minutes just to be asked what we wanted. Then, anything of what we wished was available (so we ordered the only thing they had for breakfast). Average food, a little bit pricy compared with... More 

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