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Surf 'n Sun Guesthouse & Restaurant

Mainstreet, Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Blackburn, England.
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Surf n Sun is a really nice place to stay in Arugam Bay. The cabanas are good value and the grounds are fantastic. The "chill out" are is great to have a read or a beer. The staff are really attentive and can't do enough for you around the bar and restaurant area. When the owners are around they are... More

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Tangalle, null, Sri Lanka
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

Stayed at Surf `n Sun in May, absolutely loved it. Great value for price, the staff is really friendly and helpful, the owner is there to help you and make your stay as cozy as possible. We havent had the chance to try out the kitchen, but everything else was just great and would recommend the place definitely. Its conveniently... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

I am writing this in the context of a female travelling alone. I have to say that the cabanas are fine (nothing particularly special but clean enough and everything works) and the setting of the guesthouse is lovely. Great chill out area and ambience. However, I found both the manager of the place and his brother (who organises the tours... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

Amazing place . You will feel the vibe when you walk in there .We stayed there for 4 nights . Very unique designed hotel. The owner Saman is a very nice & helpful guy who explained us the history of Arugambay. Him and his family lived all their life in Arugambay and have experienced every single thing happened to this... More

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Naples, Italy
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32 reviews 32 reviews
22 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014 via mobile

the place is very nice , in the wild , very in the wild staying there we saw monkeys, big one just fluing on our room, the only thing we arrive here in january this period seems to be rainy and often cluody, price was cheap but rooms and cabanas are in a nice area the entrance restaurant and so... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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35 reviews 35 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2014 via mobile

Surf 'n' Sun is family run by father and son. The cabanas are in beautiful gardens and were very well kept. There is a huge 'chill out' space, wifi, a fish pond - with pet turtle, beautiful garden lights and just generally lovely. Cabanas are clean, spacious, each have big outdoor areas with patio, seating and hammocks. We got a... More

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

Stayed here in the off season as had come to photograph birds at the Kumana Wildlife Reserve. I had an excellent tour around Kumana in the owner's jeep. He was most knowledgeable and helpful and I had a most enjoyable time. The guest house has a number of cabanas with their own little garden around each cabana. It is the... More

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colombo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Surf & sun is one of the beautiful place in A bay. garden restaurant is amazing with trees, lights & good atmosphere. and of cause, cool music :) staff is friendly and the food is excellent. i use to go hang around in surf & sun when i'm in Arugmabay. i just like it there very much :D

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Prague, Czech Republic
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

We didnt stay in cabanas, had only dinner and drinks in the restaurant. It is probably nicest place to eat in Arugam bay, garden is designer masterpiece. Lights, chairs, trees, decorations, everything simply "clicks" together and make cozy atmosphere. We had prawns which were delicious. It is definitely must if you are in Arugam bay.

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Paris
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

Even if not located on the 1st line, the hotel is very near the beach anyway, Very relaxing / clean / romantic / inspiring place with nice cabanas... Food is also very good and personal helpful and friendly. Be cool, stay here! PS: but only advise, do not let food in you cabanas, as some nice squirrel may then want... More

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Address: Mainstreet, Arugam Bay, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Eastern Province > Arugam Bay > Pottuvil
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