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Surf 'n Sun Guesthouse & Restaurant

Mainstreet, Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We did not stay in the hotel but discovered the place as yoga classes were given there on a daily basis. The teacher was an awesome, open and very friendly person, and she suggested to come in the evening to try the cocktails. Well, it was an awesome experience! The owner is a very cool and open minded surfer, and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

We were only meant to stay 3 days but pulled into this oasis and stayed 10! First things first, unpack and enjoy the best cocktails in town courtesy of Joe, A Bays mixologist extordianar, I would recommend you start with a passion fruit daiquiri. We stayed in a lovely tree house style room and it was the cheapest and the... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

We ate here last night and the food was amazing well presented and the ambience is unbelievable. The staff are very attentive however the service was slow and out kids were falling asleep by the time the food arrived BUT the food was so good that it was worth the wait highly highly recommend this place is awesome

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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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