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Surfing Villa

Kabalana, Ahangama, Sri Lanka
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Great location, away from the touristy bits of the southern coastline, while only a short tuk tuk away from Galle, and the rest of the bustling coastal towns. The hospitality and food at the surf Villa will exceed your expectations, die to the friendliness of the owners, and the local staff they employ. The food is cheap, as well as... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I stayed for 2 weeks over Christmas with my girlfriend!! What an amazing place Surfing villa is to stay! There is nothing bad I could say about the place. Barbara, Arthur and Edith are all lovely and nothing is ever too much trouble for them. Everyday we had a freshly cooked breakfast along with freshly picked fruit salad! Perfect for... More 

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England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We visited this establishment in Kabalana, as guests of their well advertised and, supposedly, popular, pizza evenings (Fridays). We were advised to book early as they could be very busy. We booked a day in advance and were advised that we couldn't arrive at 7pm, as we wanted, but they could serve us 10 minutes earlier. We were glad we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

We stayed at Surfing Villa for a week in January 2015. Barbara and Artur were extremely welcoming and always helpful. There is something new to try for dinner each night and the food is amazing and reasonably priced. The rooms were clean, basic but very comfortable and the grounds of the Surfing Villa are pleasant and inviting with an outdoor... More 

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Wiesbaden, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We stayed almost 2 weeks in the Surfing Villa. Their little guesthouse is very well maintained, clean and spacious. We very much enjoyed the pool, the garden and the family restaurant. Barbara, Artur and Edith are awesome hosts and take realy good care of all your needs. The food is very delicious, really plentiful and cheap (we had all our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I spent 5 days with my family in Surfing Villa during our trip along Sri Lanka. Place is running by polish family Artur & Basia who also speaks English and fluent German. Spot is located just 40 m from a lovely beach and has nice swimming pool. I've been in few different places in Sri Lanka but Surfing Villa remind... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

We spent seven nights there, everything is good. Clean room, nice pool and great food. The owner family is friendly; let us feel very comfortable and safe to stay there like home. Just few minutes walking distance to beach. The dinner is very yummy, they change menu every day, we love pizza and fish a lot. Barbara, Arthur and Edith,... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2014

Barbara, Arthur and Edith welcome you immediately. The gardens are absolutely beautiful with a huge, clean pool and plenty of sun lounges. The restaurant is clean and cool. Don't be fooled by photos that make it look dark. It has a beautiful roofline that falls very low to keep the heat out. The decor creates character and it is nice... More 

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Newquay, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2013

A lovely family run this beautiful little resort boasting incredible fresh cuisine, clean comfortable large rooms and a great pool and atmosphere. I can not think of anything wrong with this place - and its in a location so that you are able to leave your room and be surfing the rock in a few minutes. A really lovely place... More 

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Opole, Opolskie, Poland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Great place and people :) After one week of traveling we spent in Surfing Villa six days and it was amazing time. Delicious food, close to beach, nice rooms, pool and atmosphere... Everything just perfect to relax. Thanks for Basia and Artur :) thanks to you guys we have great memories:)

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