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Surf best here for beginner

Less crowded and some good slow crumbly waves perfect for beginners. Plus nice places to sit in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kathy M
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Epic little right-hander and bar/restaurants

Great right-handed beachy coming off the rocks with a few bars and restaurants just set back from... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2018
Mike B
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Perth, Australia
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Batticaloa Road | Ruff Street, Pottuvil, Arugam Bay 32500, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Less crowded and some good slow crumbly waves perfect for beginners. Plus nice places to sit in shade. Only around 1400 rupees tuk tuk there and back

Thank Kathy M
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

Great right-handed beachy coming off the rocks with a few bars and restaurants just set back from the beach. Ask one of the tuk tuk drivers in town to take you out there and pay for them to stay while you surf and have a...More

1  Thank Mike B
Reviewed 16 February 2018

I was here 1 night coming from Arugam bay. There are 2 bars that are popular. You get a taxi here to reach it. The bars are pricier then what you find in Arugam bay but they were nice enough. If you are in a...More

1  Thank Robert C
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Beach is terrific. Only fisherman and locals. You can also surf ( we saw some but we are no surfer). Not much tourism. Very clean. Swimming possible.

Thank Said K
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Located 20 drive from Arugam bay. Nice surfspot, and has a cool restaurant on the beach where you can relax and have a drink or some food. Spot does get crowded quick. Surfspot is sandy, no reef

Thank luc v
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Awesome place for some mind relaxation in between 1000's of trees. Fresh fruits and vegetables. A quick meal. An identical place for a private hide out party

Thank thouseefa2015
Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

We went there to learn surf. It was our first time and the scenery was so beautiful... The spot is safe with only sand under water no reef. Perfect for beginners. We really enjoyed this place.

1  Thank petrolette38630
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Was a nice ride from Arugam Bay, not too crowded. There is no shade and no shops on the beach!! The locals were friendly.

Thank Ayesha A
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

I have been here once in April 2015 and again in August 2016. In April had a great time surfing here as a beginner, in August it was a disaster. Waves were enormous, the current was super strong and it was crowded. The only people...More

1  Thank Lobna F
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Good spot for confirmed surfers who expect a good place not crowded. One night per week, amazing party until the sunrise @Sababa's restaurant Take a tuk-tuk and enjoy a perfect day in this isolated beach place.

Thank Corentin H
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