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    The Surf Hotel

    Beach Road, Bentota, Bentota 80500, Sri Lanka
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      2 adults
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          $98
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          Overview
          • Excellent45%
          • Very good32%
          • Average11%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible6%
          Travelers talk about
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Beachfront
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
          Room Service
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          Poolside Bar
          Fitness center
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          Wheelchair access
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          Private Balcony
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed May 16, 2017 via mobile

          Checked early in the morning around 3am. Night manager was probably too tired and barely smiled back to us. Asked for passports and that's it. Of course, you can't expect much empathy at this time of the night, but honestly, was it so difficult to...More

          Thank Raccoon_me
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you very much for the review. Please accept our sincere apologies for any inconvenience and discomfort you may have experienced. We will take necessary measures to ensure that such situations will not recur in...More

          Reviewed May 12, 2017

          HI - I travelled solo female last weekend. The Surf is a lovely hotel for some sun / sand / beach fun. The waiters are all very kind. The food is combination of cultural food as well as western and Chinese cuisine. There're two pools...More

          Thank Nov1273
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our amazing hotel location, swimming pool, services and foods. We hope you had a wonderful and memorable...More

          Reviewed May 8, 2017

          I would have rather given Good but there is no option here for that. The location is excellent rite in the beach. The food is not that great, its okay. Dont go to the sea food restaurant the food quality is horrible. The rooms really...More

          Thank Bibin J
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our excellent hotel location. All the other contents of the review is noted and will be cascaded...More

          Reviewed May 8, 2017

          Was there as part of the Ol' boys reunion. 24 of us, some meeting after more than a decade or so. We were there to just catch up and get pissed, which we did in style. That was the only agenda for the 4 nights...More

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          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our amazing hotel location. All the other contents of the review is noted and will be cascaded...More

          Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

          We stayed for just two nights. Enjoyed room near the swim up pool. Room was clean and comfortable. Good wifi. Buffet breakfast has wide variety of Sri Lankan and Indian breakfast. Omelettes also, there were also cereals but I did not bother, if you're travelling...More

          1  Thank Gloria575
          Response from Asela K, General Manager at The Surf HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

          Dear Valued Guest, Greetings from The Surf Hotel - Bentota. Thank you for your wonderful review of The Surf Bentota. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed our amazing hotel location, swimming pool, clean and comfortable rooms, spa and breakfast buffet. We hope you...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Beachfront
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Breakfast included
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Room Service
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • $74 - $237 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #5 Spa Hotel in Bentota
          • #5 Luxury Hotel in Bentota
          • #6 On the Beach Hotel in Bentota
          • #6 Family Hotel in Bentota
          • #9 Romantic Hotel in Bentota
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 95
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          • Location
          • Sri Lanka >
          • Southern Province >
          • Galle District >
          • Bentota
          • Also Known As
          • The Surf Bentota Hotel Bentota ,
          • Lihiniya Surf Bentota ,
          • Hotel Lihiniya Surf ,
          • Lihiniya Surf Hotel
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          Traveler (1090)
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          Dining (110)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Mirandat51
          How is the condition of the hotel & how about the buffet. Is it good for a company outing around 75 packs.
          May 17, 2017|
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          Response from Uncle8en | Reviewed this property |
          it should be. the food is good quality.
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          coramaisie
          hi i am wanting to go to yala national park, how far is it from this hotel, am i better booking trip with thomson or the tuk tuk outside the hotel. thank you
          May 15, 2017|
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          Response from Louise H | Reviewed this property |
          One of the Tuk Tuk drivers would probably be able to arrange a car and driver for you cheaper than a trip and you may get longer around the park - the driver would have to also arrange a jeep for around the park or you could... More
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          ER360
          Is it possible to get an extra bed in the room?
          April 18, 2017|
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          Response from Louise H | Reviewed this property |
          Yes you can request extra beds in any of the rooms - I think you have to pay for it and I don't know how much.
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          "Ocean view"
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          "Lunch - have it outside as they have limited spread"
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          "if you're doing excursions ask hotel for a breakfast travel box which will be provided free"
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          "Sea food restaurant is horrible. Better you go to the buffet restaurant."
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