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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good13%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“surf instructors”(26 reviews)
“the owner”(48 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I rarely write reviews for anything but the reputation these guys have is well deserved. As a solo traveler who already knew how to surf I wanted to find a place where I’d meet lots of people. And The Surfer was perfect. Lahiru (the owner)...More

Thank Srinivas R
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

We had a great time here. The place is perfect for surfing. The owner and all staff are super friendly and warm-hearted!!! The accommodation is very modern and clean. the rooms are cleaned every day. The food is very good ( with a lot of...More

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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

Me and a friend spent one week at The Surfer and we were really happy with the choice. Very friendly and funny staff. Delicious food, especially the "special dinners" where you could taste different Sri Lankan dishes. Great surfing lessons with really nice and good...More

Thank Daniela_Ontour12
Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

The Surfer is the kind of place that you never want to leave. It has the perfect beach/surfer /hostel vibe without being hipster or snobbish. The host and the staff were really nice and professional. They organized a lot of cool games and dinner nights...More

Thank FJFROGGY
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

I have enjoyed my staying at the Surfer. The staff is constantly working hard to make people feel comfortable and entertained. Great place for socializing. Very nice location with the beach one step away. Had great time, I really recommend it!

Thank Lino S
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Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
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Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$229 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#3 On the Beach Hotel in Weligama
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Price range
US$229 - US$232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 On the Beach Hotel in Weligama
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Daved63060
27 November 2017|
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Response from Lahiru C | Property representative |
Hello Dave Thank u for ur email ! we can find u a space for parking the car but we re not responsible if anything happens ! Thank u for the message ! Best regards Lahiru
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Angela W
4 June 2017|
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Response from Lahiru C | Property representative |
Hello angela Im sorry to let u know that we do not have a lift at our camp ! Thank u
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"Upper floors are best as the pool can be noisy if you want an afternoon nap."
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"all double room is good"
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"Ask for air con :`)"
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"top floor air condition private room"
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