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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed September 29, 2016 via mobile

Not probably the best places I've visited to but certainly a great place for snorkelling if you're in hikkaduwa or bentota. We stayed in Bentota which is just an hour away. September was pretty hot but the water was perfect and clean. Got a wonderful view. They have a lot of rocks in there. Around 4 friends of mine got...

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Reviewed August 1, 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner spent a Saturday bight at Mambos, The drinks here unlike other bars are not watered down and the music is good decent house and a good sound system. We partied well into the small hours with people from all over the world its literally right on the beach and the staff are friendly and can get...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed February 27, 2016

ROOM: Dirty and Smelly even after airing it every chance we had. Sheets are dirty and old. Towels are thin and torn. Lights in the room are very dim. Wardrobe with key lock can still be opened without the key. Tiny noisy fan. Lots of mosquitos. Overpriced for USD35 per night with no aircon **tip: plenty of other places for...

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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 8, 2016

I was at Hikkaduwa Mambo's for new years eve, and one guy got sucker punch in front of me, none of the hotel management do anything to help him or did nothing for the guy who punched him. So I don't reckon this place for anyone at all. Drinks are so expensive too.

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england
Reviewed December 30, 2015 via mobile

I wasn't actually eating however the rest of the family was. They ordered pizza (I know.. In Sri Lanka!!) and it took an hour to arrive! The waiter was great about it however.. He gave us a free bowl of chips and kept informing us how long it'd take. They were very impressed with the pizza! Great atmosphere, busy happy...

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Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

Nice beds and right on the beach. Our air conditioning wasn't working so it became crazy hot at night. Also the smell from the kitchen can be a bit overwhelming sometimes. Besides this it's a good place to stay in hikkaduwa.

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed December 8, 2015

After hearing so much about Mambo's from a good friend, I had to check this place out for myself (although I was a little hesitant initially as I was travelling solo). I was welcomed at the airport by Mambos' very own Driver, Sampath, who was an absolute delight to ride with for 3 hours from the airport to the guest...

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Munich, Germany
Reviewed December 8, 2015

I am just coming back from a 10 night stay at Mambo's in Hikkaduwa and had a really great time there. I didn't ment to stay there for the whole time, because Hikkaduwa is a kind of busy place but as everyone in this team was so nice and care taking I always felt like coming home. The rooms are...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Mambos is a must visit when in hikka. During the day it provides the most relaxing atmosphere, delicious food, and the most friendly playful staff. It's right in front of a surf point and close to many others. You can rent boards, get surf lessons from its surf shop, and they'll let you store your board in the shop so...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed July 18, 2015 via mobile

This is now my 4th time visiting sri lanka and I have never experienced such poor control and management of a business than this club. .. we had food in a lovely restaurant and then walked along the beach to this so called club. .. we were told that any white people are free entry and anyone from Asia has...

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Airport Transportation

Additional Information about Mambo's Surfers Paradise

Address: Arugambay | Wewala, Hikkaduwa 80240, Sri Lanka
Location: Sri Lanka > Southern Province > Hikkaduwa
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Mambo`s Place Hotel Hikkaduwa
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“Avoid at all cost!”
 of 5 bubbles christobely, Feb 27, 2016 | Read review
“go around sun set time. only good in winters due to ideal temperatures.”
 of 5 bubbles sayadil, Jan 5, 2014 | Read review
“request for one of teh new rooms, facing the Ocean,”
 of 5 bubbles larinetoussaint, Nov 12, 2013 | Read review
“Just don;t go there.”
 of 5 bubbles Magnum50, Jun 25, 2013 | Read review
“Don't choose a room here if you want ot sleep.”
 of 5 bubbles sheikinallover, Mar 19, 2012 | Read review
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