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Great Surf School

We booked the wellness package for one week. Our transfers were easily arranged for us by Fawas... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Maisie M
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Fun way to learn surfing with new friends from all over the world

Went to stay in SAFA in aug 2018. I had the best time with them! I have never done surfing before... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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SAFA Surf Camp is a locally owned and run surf business, Arugam Bay. Here, at SAFA (Surfing Access For All), we want you to truly experience the real and traditional Sri Lanka with all its simple beauty. We also want you to learn how to surf in a...more
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Al-Absan school Road | SAFA SURF CAMP, Arugam Bay,Sri Lanka., Pottuvil, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
+94 77 955 2268
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked the wellness package for one week. Our transfers were easily arranged for us by Fawas which was very convenient. The room was nice, but we spent most of our time in the communal areas or out surfing. The room was a basic but...More

Thank Maisie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to stay in SAFA in aug 2018. I had the best time with them! I have never done surfing before and i saw my progress. The instructors are very helpful. Rasheed, one of the instructors can dance really well! Haha! Food is also amazing!...More

Thank CJ V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When I came to the camp,first,liked the acomodation,staff and surf lesons. I got chance to stand up on the boaerd and get instructions to improve although long time wait in the line. They offer yoga class and good breakfast. Nevertheless I left the place very...More

1  Thank travelingasia99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They leave 15 students alone and only a few instructors in the Impact Zone, that means a lot of accidents, drop in the waves, impossible to surf... horrible experience! Do not get classes from them!

2  Thank worldwidetravelog
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

amazing food, super friendly and professional staff, good spirit. can totally recommend the place for learning to surf and advanced steps. the guys are top surfers and good and honest people.

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Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

My 2 teenagers (16 and 18) had 2 lessons with Rasheed and Hubaith and went from total beginners to surfing the waves and loved every minute! Safety was a priority and they took great care to set them off in waves they could manage without...More

1  Thank Lucie S
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

I really like the location. A lot of nature directly at the beach.Everybody was superfriendly. You can really see that Fawas and the other instructors like their job. Cheers Oliver

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Reviewed July 5, 2018

Stayed in Safa Surf Camp with two friends for one week and after that travelled around the island for another week. I can honestly say that staying in Safa Surf Camp in Arugam Bay was the highlight of our trip! None of us had ever...More

1  Thank Siiri S
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

We were here, didnt had a good impression. The place is nice though. Getting here was not easy. Surf cost US900 for a week. JokeMore

4  Thank Rakcent
surfingsafa, Owner at Safa Surf Camp, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your review i have spoke with you both even you dint stay with us and not having surf lessons with us.we are running a professional surf camp in eastern province of srilanka ,for sure in your budget you can find a lesson...More

Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

I had such a good time at Safa Surf Camp. I was very much a beginner when I arrived but thanks to the guidance of Fawas and Rasheed I improved so much. Amin took great videos and photos which also helped the improvement process. The...More

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March 16, 2018|
Response from surfingsafa | Property representative |
For sure you could. But the kids we can't put in the group we have to take separate sessions. For a week I charge 1500U$ for you 3 with accommodation. Kind regards Fawas
May 11, 2015|
Response from thesafa |
you are couple or single?we are charge for couple for one week 900 US dollar