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Surf 'n Sun Guesthouse & Restaurant

Mainstreet, Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The love put into this place is more then explained not only in the deco but also the dedication and effort put into it. Rooms are spacious, super clean and vary from showers baths and hammocks. You have local shops and restaurants all around the street and surf boards to rent. Close to the sea and the jungle, perfect spot.... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in July 2014. Slow at getting around to reporting but it needs to be done! The managers are young guys and brothers. If the expression "too cool for school" can be used than this applies to this joint. After a day of beaching we returned to our bungalow (nothing fancy) and the owners had removed a seat and... More 

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Vienna, Austria
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Arrived here at night after a long 9 hrs drive from Colombo (costing 23000 srilankan rupees- fair price) to be housed in a deluxe room, looked good but the toilet was awful, cockroaches running around, that night was terrible for me. Luckily in the morning the friendly manager cum owner shifted us to the villa costing 120 $ instead of... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Surf N' Sun is easily one of the best guest houses along the main strip. There is a very cool lounge area in the front that makes for a great place to relax and read a book in the day or enjoy a cocktail from the famous cocktail waiter Jo, at Surf 'N Sun (the best in A-Bay) by night.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We had good rice'n'curry at the Surf'n'Sun. The staff was very friendly but the best was the romantic location, we had our own little hut for dinner, everything was lit with candles. Really recommndable for a nice evening

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Grate place! Beautiful and peaceful surrounding garden, green and carefully designed. Rooms are clean, and aesthetic, all in a quite and lovely environment. Staff is pleasant, thoughtful and supporting. Cant wait to come again!

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

If you go to Surf n Sun expecting perfection and polish you won't get it. Though if you go for a relaxed beach side stay, in beautiful surrounds, at a reasonable price, in a basic but more than serviceable beach villa you will be well satisfied. The villa's don't have beach frontage though it is only a 2 minute walk... More 

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Matara, Sri Lanka
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

very good place in arugambay this is my first visit to surf n sun guest house . all the surrounding are green well maintained garden and owner MR SAMAN welcome us very friendly if any one go to arugambay this is the first place to visit i think it will suite for you.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

This hotel lies on the other side of the main road in Arugam Bay, so the only thing you have to do to reach the beach is cross the street and walk 50 meters. The garden where the hotel lies in is truly beautiful. The cabanas are a little overpriced and don't have AC. On booking.com it stated clearly that... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014 via mobile

First they offered us a TucTuc for to rent for a good price and after two days wehen we returned the TucTuc they wanted to have double the price. At first we did not accept that then very soon we said lets meet in the middle. At last we had to pay double the price and we were told that... More 

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Address: Mainstreet, Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Arugam Bay > Pottuvil
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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