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“green waves”(11 reviews)
“the owner”(11 reviews)
“his team”(9 reviews)
600/7 Weligama By Pass Road, Weligama, Matara 81700, Sri Lanka
+94 77 605 6196
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed February 6, 2018

As a solo female traveler, I stayed with Manju and his family for the surf package in a standard room (7 days, surfing twice a day, breakfast and dinner, and potential reef break). I wasn't a beginner surfer to begin with, but I learned far...More

2  Thank CanadiaSarah
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed February 21, 2016 via mobile

We didn't have a chance to surf with these guys cause the manager reacted in a very strange way to my request to take classes. I was shocked with his "polite" answer!! After I asked some usual questions about the price and classes, he answered...More

10  Thank Natalia S
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All reviews green waves the owner his team breakfast and dinner fresh fruit his wife great place to learn beach break great lesson toast greatest place his knowledge three weeks excellent experience great morning these guys take care
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Reviewed September 12, 2018 via mobile

I booked a surf lessons personally call to the owner name manju, because I surf before and I want to improve my skills,and this is the best place I see in TripAdvisor reviews and I go there for a lesson,when I went there I get...More

Thank Alexis B
manjubandarage, Owner at Surf 'n Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded September 20, 2018

Dear, Friend Thanks to you believed surf’nlanka, I am sorry to hear about your experience in weligama I checked again if we had an advanced surf course around on that days, I can say that those days did not have a good wave condition for...More

Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We had 2 lessons with Sami who was a great teacher. Very helpful and patient! 1250 rupees for an hour and a half lesson which was the best value out of any of the ones we saw.More

1  Thank NikkiT675
manjubandarage, Owner at Surf 'n Lanka, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2018

Dear, Friend Thank you very much for your review and sharing sweet vibration after the lesson about surf’nlanka, it’s getting more and more nice when we know and sharing the real fair prices, get some surf lesson with us one and half hour 2500/= per...More

Reviewed July 16, 2018

We booked a full surf experience with Surf n'Lanka with the room, dinners and two classes a day. We loved it so much that we decided to stay for more than the week we had booked. The teachers were great at explaining different aspects of...More

Thank susannaino
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Ashan knows his surfing. We booked 3 surf lessons; every lesson started with a short lecture on the beach, in which he explained the theory and made us practice the exercises of the day. In the water he is able to spot and correct small...More

1  Thank Uilskuiken
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

Manju is a natural teacher who is amazing at explaining everything about surfing. Surf n Lanka is located right near one of the surf breaks, a short walk to another and a short ride to a third spot. The food at his place is amazing,...More

1  Thank TrotaAye3
Reviewed May 5, 2018 via mobile

We had a really productive 1.5hr lesson with these guys. They were friendly, patient and pushed you just the right amount. Also very reasonable and despite being #1 ranked prices were still cheaper than others we enquired with along the beach. Thank you for a...More

1  Thank MCCRLJS
Reviewed April 21, 2018 via mobile

We went here everyday! Staff is really Nice and helpfull, good teachers tot the lessons, reasonable prices and you can chill here whenever you want.

Thank Saar G
Reviewed April 18, 2018 via mobile

Great lesson, only did once before but it appears we had been taught incorrectly: patient, friendly and cost reasonable to others - would highly recommend

Thank SimoneinLondon
Reviewed April 12, 2018

The guys at this surf school gave brilliant instruction and were out in the water with my 3 children for the hour and a half, helping them all the time, they were all up on the board by the end of the first lesson. Board...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed April 9, 2018

We did a 1hr session under Lahiru (trained under Manju) and he was a good and experienced instructor. We had prior surfing lessons in Bali and he was able to spot our mistakes + teach us an even better technique to ensure we could stand...More

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